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New poll shows 'Tea Party' more popular than Republican Party

A new Rasmussen poll finds that the tea party movement's popularity is growing, so much so that it garners more support than the Republican party on a generic Congressional ballot.

Al Gore writes climate poem

In his almost 30 years of crusading against global warming, Al Gore has worn a variety of hats.

Senate to confront abortion in health care debate

WASHINGTON – Starting an eighth day of health care debate Monday, the top Senate Democrat said lawmakers are approaching the end game on the far-reaching legislation and fully expect to prevail on President Barack O

American Student Amanda Knox found guilty

PERUGIA, Italy — An Italian jury found American college student Amanda Knox guand guilty of murdering her British roommate sentenced her to 26 years.

Palin book signing in Fort Hood

KILLEEN - Former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin will stop in Fort Hood today to sign copies of her book "Going Rogue". The proceeds from her stop at Fort Hood will go to the victims and their families. She will be there from 7 p.m.

AT&T dead last in Consumer Reports wireless survey

Respondents in the annual survey hammered AT&T in just about every category, from voice service to the frequency of dropped calls. The big winner: AT&T's nemesis, Verizon Wireless.

Tiger Woods comments on recent events

UNDATED - Tiger woods issued the following comments on his website Wednesday.

Psychiatrist orders evaluation of Hasan's mental health

KILLEEN - An attorney for Fort Hood army psychiatrist Major Nidal Hassan is ordering a mental evaluation for his client. Officials say the evaluation would determine Hasan's mental responsibility at the time of the crime.

Woods staying mum

FLORIDA - The Florida Highway Patrol says Tiger Woods has yet again canceled a meeting with state troopers for the third time. However, Tiger Woods has made a statement about the crash. On his website, he made a statement saying the crash was h