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Obama Eyes Gitmo Order

President is considering issuing an order to indefinitely imprison a small number of Gitmo detainees, officials say

Concert Promoter: I Hired Doctor to Be With Jackson

Dr. Conrad Robert Murray has been interviewed by police, but authorities have said he isn't under criminal suspicion at this time

Climate Vote Nail-Biter

Houses passes sweeping bill mandating cleaner — and more costly — energy in mostly partisan vote

Coroner: Cause of Jackson's Death on Hold

The delayed press conference came a day afer Jackson was rushed to the hospital after paramedics responded to a call of a 50-year-old man "not breathing."

Search Under Way for Missing Crewman in Alaska

Yom, a Chinese national, was last seen at 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

International Oil Companies Poise for Return to Iraq

The bigger risk, however, might be failing to seize whatever opportunity presents itself in a country with the third-largest petroleum reserves in the world.