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  • Floodwaters from Isaac receded, power came on and businesses opened Friday ahead of the holiday weekend, the beginning of what is certain to be a slow recovery for Louisiana.


    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 2:30 AM EST
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  • Twin satellites rocketed into orbit Thursday on a quest to explore Earth's treacherous radiation belts and protect the planet from solar outbursts.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 11:00 PM EST
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  • Growers in key farm states punished by the nation's worst drought in two generations welcomed recent rains that at least for a time soaked their parched crops and eased the dryness.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 10:30 PM EST
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  • Isaac dropped unrelenting rain Thursday, flooding areas north and south of New Orleans, and officials had to scramble to evacuate and rescue people.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 10:30 PM EST
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