UDOT On Guard As Big Snow Storm Comes In – ThirdAge

UDOT, the Utah Department of Transportation, is on guard for the big storm entering the state.
In preparation, UDOT trucks will be filled up with a brine solution to be sprayed on the roads and bridges, rather than just salt. The solution helps prevent snow and ice from sticking on the roads, as opposed to the regular salt which will just blow away in the projected 50 mile-per-hour winds.
Fox says UDOT has prepared 500 plows to move across the state as needed.
UDOT supervisor Jake Brown

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Pre-Thanksgiving Treat: Hot Ben Affleck And Happy Jennifer Garner! – PopSugar.com

Ben Affleck served up a delicious slice of manjoyment pie today as he accompanied Jennifer Garner on errands in LA. He’s one of the many celebrities we’re appreciating this year, and from the smile on his face it seems the doting dad is happy to be spending Thanksgiving with his girls. Jennifer is back from her trip east to speak to the Senate about Save the Children and do more kind work with the organization. Ben made his own bighearted statement, teaming up with Matt Damon in new PSAs

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Marco Belinelli: Hornets SG Slumping Since Peja Stojakovic Trade – Bleacher Report

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Marco Belinelli is playing the majority of minutes at shooting guard for the New Orleans Hornets and his emergence in the team’s starting rotation even forced the trade of sharpshooter Peja Stojakovic to the Toronto Raptors.
But now that Stojakovic has been moved Belinelli appears to be slumping in his last two games.
Against the Sacramento Kings, he only scored 12 points on 4-for-12 shooting and contributed little else in the box score but four rebounds.
Against the

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Utah Weather: Blizzard Will Hit Earlier Than Expected – ThirdAge

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Posted November 23, 2010 8:10 PM

Utah weather will turn snowy earlier than expected — likely sometime in the late afternoon Tuesday.
The Salt Lake Tribune reported Tuesday that the National Weather Service anticipates that snow and low temperatures will strike northern Utah between 3 and 4 p.m. The front will reach Salt Lake Valley between 4 and 5 p.m., Provo between 5 and 6 p.m., central Utah by 10 p.m., and St. George

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Michael Brea, ‘Ugly Betty’ Actor, Murders Mother With Samurai Sword – My Space Profiles

Michael Brea, an 31-year-old Haitian American actor who has had bit parts on ‘Ugly Betty’ and ‘Step-Up 3-D’ and was the face of the Coca-Cola: Full Throttle campaign held his mother hostage and then murdered her with a samurai sword while screaming Bible passages early today in Brooklyn.

Neighbors reportedly heard screams coming from his mother’s apartment at 1:30 AM. One neighbor heard Michael yelling things like, ‘Repent, repent, repent.’

When the police arrived they found an ‘extremely

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Oprah Final Ultimate Favorite Things Episode Gives Biggest Gift In Show History – Examiner.com

Oprah Winfrey put on her final Ultimate Favorite Things show on November 22, 2010. The popular talk show host, who is moving on to her own cable television network, OWN, is celebrating the final year of her blockbuster show. The annual Favorite Things episode presents Oprah’s favorite items, which she then gives to every member of the studio audience as gifts.
Oprah’s longtime companion Steadman was in the control room. Oprah said that in 25 years of doing the show, this was only the third

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Raided Hedge Funds Slammed By Departures, Outflows – CNBC

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Page 1 of 4 | Next PageShow Entire ArticleRaided hedge funds slammed by departures, outflowsReuters | November 22, 2010 | 07:20 PM ESTThe three hedge funds raided by U.S. authorities on Monday have faced investor outflows or seen some high profile staff departures in the past year.The offices of Boston-based hedge fund Loch Capital Management and Connecticut-based funds Level Global Investors and Diamondback Capital Management LLC were searched on Monday in connection

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Rain, Snow Could Turn Icy Overnight As Temps Drop – KOIN Local 6

Latest forecast models show possible rain and snow showers hitting the Portland metro area at about the same time as the evening commute–possibly after.The main concern for the Portland area is the serious threat of ice hitting the area overnight and lasting until the Tuesday morning commute.”I think we’re definitely in for some of the coldest November weather we’ve had in a decade,” said KOIN Local 6 Chief Meteorologist Bruce Sussman.Reports from WSDOT and ODOT came in early Monday that

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Cambodia Stampede: ‘Bodies Stacked Upon Bodies’ In Phnom Penh Tragedy – The Guardian

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More than 300 people were killed and hundreds injured tonight after a stampede broke out among crowds taking part in a festival in the Cambodian capital.
People panicked as they tried to make their way over a densely packed bridge and many were crushed underfoot or fell over the sides during the final day of the Water festival, one of the main events of the year in Cambodia. One witness who arrived shortly after the

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Brad Childress Fired By Minnesota Vikings, Leslie Frazier Named Head Coach – Washington Post

Brad Childress was fired from his post as Minnesota Vikings head coach. As Mark Maske explains:

The Minnesota Vikings have fired Brad Childress as their coach. The team named defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier its interim coach for the remainder of the season.

The moves come a day after a lopsided loss to the Green Bay Packers dropped the Vikings’ record to 3-7 in a season in which they hoped to be a top Super Bowl contender. Childress becomes the second NFL coach fired this season,

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