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Stanford Victims to be Heard

HOUSTON (AP) - Individuals who believe they are victims of an alleged $7 billion fraud that prosecutors say was perpetrated by Texas financier R.

President: Unemployment to Worsened

WARREN, Mich. (AP) - As the unemployment rate continues to rise, President Barack Obama traveled to Michigan to propose a $12 billion program to invest in the nation's two-year colleges.

July Becoming Deadliest Month for Afghan War Troops

July has been shaping up as the deadliest month of the Afghan war for U.S.-led international forces, with the number killed already matching the highest full-month toll of the nearly eight-year conflict.

Obama Push Comes toShove on Health Care

Obama pressures Congress to push through $1 trillion-plus health care overhaul before August recess

Exclusive: Joanna Krupa on Bad Pick-Up Lines, Self-Spanking

The Polish model, and now reality star, dishes on her show's host, playful spanking, and bad pick-up lines

Cameron Diaz Credits Parents' 39-Year Marriage for Success

Diaz says parents' 'powerful' relationship is the secret to keeping her grounded in Hollywood

NASA Set to Try 6th Launch Attempt of Shuttle

Endeavour is poised to take off for the international space station early Wednesday evening, along with seven astronauts.

Tsunami Generated Off New Zealand After Quake

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says a potentially destructive tsunami has been generated after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck off New Zealand's west coast.