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Speaker Nancy Pelosi, on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, said she had put “a massive whip operation” in place to round up votes for the health care bill.
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Tensions ran high in Jerusalem on Tuesday while Washington waits for Israel's response to demands raised by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that could help defuse the diplomatic crisis with the United ...
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ABC News - - 23 minutes ago
Attorney General Eric Holder predicted today it was unlikely that Osama bin Laden would ever face a trial in the United States since he would likely be killed.
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COLOMBO: Court martial proceedings against the former Army Chief, General (retired) Sarath Fonseka, for alleged involvement in politics while in uniform, commenced here on Tuesday.
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Hiram Monserrate, who was expelled from the State Senate last month after he was convicted of assaulting his companion, failed Tuesday in his quest to regain his seat as José R. Peralta handily won a special election to represent a ...
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By THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON - President Obama will give a rare interview on Wednesday to Fox News, the cable network that a top administration official once accused of being a political arm of the Republican Party.
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USA Today - 1 hour ago
President Barack Obama likes Kansas, Kansas State, Kentucky and Villanova to reach the men's basketball Final Four, and ESPN will reveal his full brackets on Wednesday, according to Chicagobreakingsports.
Obama fills out tournament bracket again for ESPN The Associated Press
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Reuters - - 7 hours ago
NEW YORK, March 16 (Reuters) - US stocks rose to a fresh 17-month high on Tuesday after the Federal Reserve held benchmark rates near zero and maintained its pledge to keep them low for an extended period.
Emerging-Market Bond Priced Unfazed After Fed Rate Decision Wall Street Journal
MarketWatch - - 2 hours ago
TOKYO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Honda Motor Co. (TSE:JP:7267) (NYSE:HMC) fell 0.3% Wednesday morning in Tokyo despite a broader advance in stocks, pressured by plans for a vehicle recall.
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New York Times - - 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON - Members of Congress from both parties sought on Tuesday to put more pressure on China to allow an increase in the value of its currency, saying Beijing's policy of holding the value down to give China an edge in export ...
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Phone maker HTC and wireless carrier T-Mobile announced the highly anticipated HD2 smartphone in the US on Tuesday, but also said that no plans were in place to put Microsoft's upcoming Windows Phone 7 OS on the device yet.
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Google said the Nexus One is now available from Google's Webstore as an unlocked device without a service plan for AT&T's 3G network in the US and on Rogers Wireless in Canada.
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MTV.com - - 51 minutes ago
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Reuters - - 6 hours ago
LOS ANGELES, March 16 (Reuters) - Twentieth Century Fox on Tuesday set Earth Day, April 22, for the DVD and Blu-ray release of "Avatar".
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Los Angeles Times - - 2 hours ago
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As Congress nears a final vote on health care legislation, groups that oppose and support the bill have begun airing television ads that make claims about the impact it will have on Americans.
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Michelle Obama on Tuesday called on corporate food giants such as Coca-Cola, General Mills and Kraft Foods to step up efforts to produce more healthful food and then market that, rather than junk food, to children.
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New York Times - - 2 hours ago
The New York City Board of Health voted Tuesday to rate cleanliness in the city's more than 24000 restaurants with publicly posted letter grades, adopting a controversial plan proposed 14 months ago by the Department of Health and ...
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New York Times - - Feb 19, 2010
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Despite criminal charges in both states, the head of a radical right-to-die group insists his work is compassionate and necessary.
SI.com - Feb 19, 2010
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