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Democrats face loss of Kennedy seat, health care vote

MASSACHUSETTES - Democrats face the possibility of losing their most iconic U.S.

More and more states on budget brink

California is hurtling into the budgetary abyss — and it's not alone.

Man arrested after airport Twitter joke

An air passenger was arrested under the Terrorism Act and held in a police cell for seven hours after joking on Twitter he would blow an airport 'sky high' if his flight was delayed.

Dems look at bypassing Senate health care vote

BOSTON - A panicky White House and Democratic allies scrambled Sunday for a plan to salvage their hard-fought health care package in case a Republican wins Tuesday's Senate race in Massachusetts, which would enable

Vikings blow out Cowboys 34-3

MINNESOTA - The Cowboys lost a heartbreaker to the Minnesota Vikings this weekend officially ending their season. The Vikings rolled over Dallas 34 to 3. Minnesota will head to New Orleans to play the Saints in the NFC Championship Game.

Haiti violence hampers earthquake relief

HAITI — Violence in Haiti is hampering the assistance of earthquake victims as the U.S., the United Nations and aid groups work to deliver supplies to victims of the earthquake that ravaged the Western Hemisph

EU nations pledge $575 million for Haiti aid

BRUSSELS – European Union nations pledged over euro400 million ($575 million) Monday to help quake survivors and rebuilding efforts in Haiti after last week's massive earthquake.

J&J recalls more OTC products after unusual odor

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson's consumer division said on Friday it is recalling more than 500 lots of over-the-counter products including Tylenol, Motrin and Rolaids after reports of an unusual odor, e

Haiti in devastating conditions

Devastation in Haiti more than a day after a deadly earthquake toppled the capital and surrounding areas.

Biden meets on transparency, behind closed doors

Everybody should just relax and take it easy.