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Eggs For Cash Proposal Slammed

Critics say plan to give N.Y. women $10G to donate eggs to stem cell research 'immoral,' takes advantage of poor

Bad Employer Bailout?

Health care reform legislation could provide loophole for undocumented workers to get coverage• ObamaCare Takes Hit in Poll

F-22 Funding Won't Fly

House goes along with plans to kill the fighter jets, but rejects Obama's plan to cut off other big ticket items

Gov't Blasted for Highway Fund Misuse

GOP senators say transportation funds wasted on scenic beautification while bridges are in disrepair

FBI Investigates 'Suspicious Device' at Charlotte Airport

Police bomb squad and the FBI investigated a suspicious package Thursday found at the Charlotte airport in North Carolina that briefly shut down two concourses.

Report: Ortiz, Ramirez Tested Positive for PEDs in 2003

David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez were among the more than 100 Major League Baseball players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2003, The New York Times reported.

Afghan Headmaster Risks His Life to Give Girls an Education

Aziz Royesh opens the doors to Marefat High School every morning with one eye gazing toward his country¬ís future — and the other looking warily over his shoulder.

Iran Police Beat Mourners Gathered at Memorial

Iranian police fired tear gas and beat anti-government protesters with batons to disperse thousands attending a memorial at the graveside of a woman whose killing made her an icon of the opposition movement.

Man May Hold Key to Watergate Tapes' Missing Minutes

An amateur Watergate sleuth has convinced the National Archives that there could be a novel way of solving the puzzle, using notes taken by Haldeman