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Man Sentenced for Trying to Sell Girl to Child Pornographers

A judge has sentenced a Texas man to 30 years in federal prison for attempting to sell his girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter to child pornographers.

U.S. Offers $50M Reward for Mexican Drug Suspects

The Department of State is offering up to $50 million for information leading to the arrests of 10 Mexican drug suspects accused of key roles in a violent organization estimated to have sold more than $1 billion worth of drugs in the United States.

Solution to N. Korea: New Incentives?

U.S., allies craft 'comprehensive package' of incentives to persuade N.

Arab Christian Group Claims Freedom of Speech Violated

The leader of an Arab Christian evangelical group has filed suit against the city of Dearborn, Mich., claiming the city violated his First Amendment right to distribute literature on public property.

Dem Divide on Health Care

Blue Dog House Democrats scuttle markup of health care reform, raising question of full support | VIDEO

F-22s Running on Empty

Senate votes to strip funding to purchase more F-22 fighters from defense spending bill | PHOTOS

Science Czar or Radical Techie?

Science policy chief recommends compulsory abortions, Draconian measures to shrink population in textbook

Shuttle Astronauts Answer Embarrassing Questions

Astronauts describe what it's like to sneeze in space as part of YouTube/Twitter Q&A.

Report: Federal Documents Detail iPods Catching Fire

Apple iPods have burned users or caught fire more than dozen times, but neither company nor federal government has disclosed this, according to Seattle television station.