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Quote of note

"Heaven looks a lot like New Jersey, Dec. 19th 2011, 6:00." – Jon Bon Jovi, in a sign in a picture he took to verify that he was alive, contrary to rumors that had spread on Twitter.

News to know

Congress continued to battle Tuesday over the payroll tax cuts, with the House rejecting a measure the Senate had approved. The Senate OK’d a two-month extension of the tax cuts. 

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A firefighter's dramatic rescue was caught on tape. Watch below.


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