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'Stars Aligned' for Reform

Obama says health care reform is critical for rebuilding the economy at press conference | FACT CHECK |

Mullen 'Appalled' by Abuse

EXCLUSIVE: Top military commander says in memo he's outraged over photos of detainees being abused

Key GOP Senator Quits Health Talks

Sen. Orrin Hatch steps away from negotiating table, cites concerns about towering cost of plans | VOICE OPINION

Olympic Bomber: Gitmo Detainees Won't Fit at Supermax

The domestic terrorist known as the Olympic Park Bomber says the U.S.

Group: Your Oscar Mayer Needs a Warning Label

The Cancer Project, an offshoot of a pro-vegetarian organization, wants to force hot dog makers to use warning labels.

Rx for Disaster?

Doctors fight health care overhaul, waging 'war' on Obama proposal they call 'ruination of medicine' | VIDEO

Spear Wound Shows Human Killed Neanderthal

Newly analyzed remains suggest that a modern human killed a Neanderthal man in what is now Iraq between 50,000 and 75,000 years ago.

Phoenix Cops Find Toddler Wearing Drug-Filled Diaper

Phoenix police made a startling discovery when they pulled a motorist over for reckless driving: a toddler boy wearing a diaper full of methamphetamines.

Fla. Couple Gave Money for Suspect's Martial Arts Studio

The attorney for the family of a slain Florida couple said Wednesday they made a small donation to a martial arts program run by one of the men accused of killing them.

Dead Shark Left in Miami Street After Men Unable to Sell

The body of a dead five or six-foot-long shark was left lying in the middle of a downtown Miami street after two men tried to sell it to several fish markets.