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Indian Automaker to License N.Y. Plant for Electric Cars

Battery-powered American car could hit the road next year

Old System Hampers Rush to Produce H1N1 Vaccine

The chief of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday he is just as frustrated as other Americans with the shortage of H1N1 vaccine.

Meet the REAL Young Indiana Jones

Young Indiana Jones was a good story. But the real thing is even better. Meet Andrew Du.

Food Labeling Program Halts Over FDA Concern

A food labeling program created by U.S. manufacturers is being voluntarily halted after federal regulators said it could be misleading to consumers.

Black Box May Not Help Solve Northwest Plane Mystery

The Northwest Airlines plane whose pilots flew past their destination by 150 miles had an older model cockpit voice recorder that only captures 30 minutes at a time, safety investigators said Friday.

State TV: Iran Wants to Buy Nuclear Fuel for Research Reacto

Approval of the draft agreement would be a key victory for President Obama, who has stepped up diplomatic engagement with Iran since he took office.

Senate Adds Gays to Hate-Crimes Law

Dems use military spending bill to push controversial measure extending hate-crime protection to gays• Gays, Transgenders Could Be in Future Census

Public Option 'Opt-Out' Eyed

Senate health bill provision would permit states to drop out of the system, but some Dems are balking at the idea

Hugo Chavez: No Singing in the Shower

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez told citizens Wednesday to limit their showers to three minutes because the country is having problems supplying water and electricity.