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Why 'Avatar' lost big at the Oscars

Really, looking back, did "Avatar" even stand a chance?

Shooting at north Dallas office tower

DALLAS - There has been a shooting at an 18-story office tower in North Dallas housing the United Texas Bank, among other businesses.

Tom Delay: People are unemployed because they want to be

Former House Majority Leader Tom Delay called Sen.

2010 Oscar winners

LOS ANGELES, CA - The 82nd Annual Academy Awards took place Sunday night in Los Angeles.Celebrities were decked out in their Sunday best, but best dressed is only a consolation prize.

Details of “Einstein” cyber shield disclosed by White House

The Obama administration lifted the veil Tuesday on a highly-secretive set of policies to defend the U.S. from cyber attacks.

Obama looking to give new life to immigration reform

In an effort to advance a bill through Congress before midterm elections, the president meets with two senators who have spent months trying to craft legislation.

Lady Bears star player suspended 2 games

WACO - Baylor freshman Brittney Griner will miss two games after punching a Texas Tech player. NCAA rules required at least a one-game suspension. Griner is Baylor's top scorer, rebounder and shot-blocker.

Body scanners are headed to 11 major airports

WASHINGTON — Eleven major airports will begin using body scanners to screen passengers as the Transportation Security Administration launches a plan to buy 1,000 of the machines over the next two years.

HBO plans TV movie on 2008 financial meltdown

LOS ANGELES – HBO plans to make a television movie about the 2008 financial meltdown, based on the book "Too Big to Fail" by a New York Times journalist, the cable network said on Thursday.