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8:41am

Thu November 15, 2012
The Two-Way

Update: United Airlines Says It's Back In Operation

Originally published on Thu November 15, 2012 9:08 am

United Airlines jets in San Francisco earlier this year.
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Update at 11:05 a.m. ET: "Our system is up. We're resuming operations for affected flights," United Airlines says. There's no word yet on how long it will take to get everyone where they need to go.

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If you're headed to the airport and planning to fly on United today, be aware:

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7:58am

Thu November 15, 2012
The Two-Way

What Are They Smoking In Seattle? Check Out Police Dept.'s Guide To Pot Use

Originally published on Fri November 16, 2012 10:11 am

A young cannabis plant at grows at The Joint Cooperative in Seattle, Washington Jan. 27.
Cliff DesPeaux Reuters/Landov

7:51am

Thu November 15, 2012
The Two-Way

Petraeus Will Testify For Lawmakers; Broadwell Loses Her Security Clearance

Originally published on Thu November 15, 2012 12:04 pm

Then-CIA Director David Petraeus testifies on worldwide threats before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, on Jan. 31.
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6:39am

Thu November 15, 2012
The Two-Way

Superstorm Sandy Sends Jobless Claims Up Sharply

Originally published on Thu November 15, 2012 6:56 am

The line was long last week at a job fair in Chicago.
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There were 439,000 first-time claims for unemployment insurance last week, up by 78,000 from the week before, the Employment and Training Administration says. Behind the big increase: Superstorm Sandy, which threw some people in the Mid-Atlantic onto the unemployment rolls and shut down state unemployment offices the week before — meaning that some claims were postponed into last week.

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