President Barack Obama says the U.S. must shift cars and trucks off oil for good so the public can avoid spikes in gasoline prices.
A US judge has ordered the FBI to stop its "pervasive" use of National Security letters to snoop on phone and email records, ruling Friday that the widespread tactic was unconstitutional.
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As the Republican Party looks in the mirror in the wake of losing the presidential election last year, its assessment includes what to do about gay marriage, an issue the party has traditionally been against.
UCLA is playing for a Pac-12 tournament title in large part because of Jordan Adams' heroics. He won't be able to help the Bruins any more, and Oregon is looking to take advantage.
(CNN) -- Police are investigating the gang-rape of a tourist in central India, the latest black eye for the country over violence against women.
On the heels of a the supposed first "functional cure" for HIV in a Mississippi baby, French researchers reported Friday that they studied 14 adult patients who'd experienced a similar remission from the virus.
By James Mackenzie. ROME | Sat Mar 16, 2013 8:10am EDT. ROME (Reuters) - Italian President Giorgio Napolitano told Prime Minister Mario Monti on Saturday he would need to stay on as long as political parties fail to reach an accord that would allow a ...
US drone attacks on Pakistan's tribal districts are carried out without the consent of the government in Islamabad and are a violation of its sovereignty, a UN official has warned.
Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:24pm EDT. * Ten days of mourning culminate in Caracas procession. * Doubt over late leader's final resting place.
It's been anything but smooth sailing for the managers of Carnival Cruise Lines recently. Barely a month after what came to be called the “cruise from hell,” in which its Triumph vessel caught fire and was stranded in the Gulf of Mexico, no less than three more ...
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FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- A wind-driven wildfire scorched its way through Lory State Park west of Fort Collins on Friday, threatening hundreds of homes south of its path as flames flared above Horsetooth Reservoir.
As oil-rich North Dakota moves toward outlawing most abortions, it's in a better position than most states for what could be a long and costly court battle over its restrictions.
TRENTON - Veteran prosecutors and defense attorneys said Friday the government faces a formidable challenge in building a public corruption case against Sen. Robert Menendez, who is reportedly under investigation by a federal grand jury in Miami over ...
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WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court held Friday that the Central Intelligence Agency must disclose, at least to a judge, a description of its records on drone strikes in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties ...
(CNN) -- A small twin-engine plane crashed late Friday afternoon in a warehouse area in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, an FAA spokeswoman said.
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Two affiliates of SAC Capital Advisors, the hedge fund run by billionaire Steven Cohen, will pay more than $614 million in what federal regulators are calling the largest insider trading settlement ever.
Boeing officials have detailed for the first time their proposed fixes for the lithium-ion batteries aboard its 787 planes, and the changes include better insulation between the eight cells in the battery, gentler charging to minimize stress and a new titanium ...
By Ryan Vlastelica. NEW YORK | Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:29pm EDT. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major stock indexes have never been higher - and yet that's hardly scaring people.
Struggling companies that otherwise might not be able to stay afloat have found a friend in the Federal Reserve. The central bank's cheap-money policies have allowed borderline companies to get low-cost financing thanks to investors who are thirsting for ...
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Microsoft has only sold about 1m Surface RT tablets since its launch in October 2012 and about 400,000 Surface Pros, which run the full version of Windows 8, since their release a month ago.
If you cannot install the latest OS X update after experiencing errors with its initial installation, then there are several steps you can take.
Google Reader is powering down due to declining usage; other projects are sure to follow. John Dvorak By John C. Dvorak. March 15, 2013 03:34pm EST; Comments.
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. is recalling about 209,000 of its FJ Cruiser sport utility vehicles because of a problem involving seat belt retractors.
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After dating for more than two years, Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough have decided to take a break and are living apart, sources close to the couple confirm to PEOPLE.
MTV 'Awkward.' star Beau Mirchoff opens up about shooting with Gomez on 'The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex' to MTV News.
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The NHL has approved a new realignment plan that features playoff wild-card spots and four divisions. The four-division alignment looks like this: Division A*, Division B*.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. We're halfway to the finish at the Tampa Bay Championship, and it's the rookie, Shawn Stefani, who still leads the pack.
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Physicists at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, said Thursday that the new particle discovered with enormous fanfare last summer definitely looks like a Higgs boson, the particle famously predicted by Peter Higgs and others to imbue ...
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The number of medical students committing to primary care rather than specialties increased for the fourth straight year in the largest "match program'' in history, a report says.
A patient in Maryland has died of rabies contracted from a kidney transplant, and three other people who received organs from the same donor were being treated to prevent the disease, health officials said Friday.
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