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April 2, 2013 7:02 PM

Furlough days cut for Beaufort-area defense workers

The U.S. Department of Defense has lowered the number of days -- from 22 to 14 -- that it expects hundreds of thousands of civilian workers across the nation to be furloughed by the end of the year. The decision affects more than 1,000 employees at Beaufort County's three military installations.

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