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Spending Rises Slightly In November

The government says construction spending rose slightly in November. The effects of the housing slump was offset by record spending on government and business outlays.

New Laws For The New Year

Ringing in the new year also means some new state laws take effect, including an energy reform measure in Connecticut and an airline passenger bill-of-rights in New York.

Parts Of New England Hit With More Snow

A new winter storm has moved into parts of northern New England, where people are still digging out from a storm Monday that left more than a foot of snow in parts of the region.

Ringing In The New Year

Hopes for peace and prosperity in the new year have been tempered by tighter security as celebrations worldwide welcomed the start of 2008.