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  • Ted Kennedy endorses Obama, citing his 'extraordinary gifts'

    Declaring that "it is time for a new generation of leadership" in America, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy endorsed Sen. Barack Obama for president Monday, wrapping the young politician in the mantle of America's best-known political dynasty. He was joined in a...
  • U.S. shares blame for Mexico drug violence, Clinton says

    U.S. shares blame for Mexico drug violence, Clinton says
    In candid comments aimed at reassuring a sensitive neighbor, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton accepted Wednesday that the United States shares blame for Mexico's drug violence, and promised more equipment and support to help the country's war...
  • Singing while under suspicion in Myanmar

    Singing while under suspicion in Myanmar
    The military government's tightening grip doesn't give people here much to sing about, and when they do feel the urge to make music, even that can be risky. The generals who rule Myanmar have spies snooping around for subversives in the most unlikely...
  • A chic, new Washington?

    A chic, new Washington?
    The Founding Fathers wanted to separate the center of government from the center of commerce. So after contentious wrangling they decided to move the capital from New York to a swamp on the Potomac. And in some senses, it still is a swamp. Purely in...
  • The 10 official inaugural balls

    So what exactly are the 10 "official" inaugural balls under the aegis of the Presidential Inaugural Committee? They include five regional balls that encompass most of the U.S. states and territories, a pair of balls honoring the home states of the...
  • 2 Dead, 28 Sick in Possible E. coli Outbreak

    2 Dead, 28 Sick in Possible E. coli Outbreak
    Two deaths and more than two dozen illnesses may be linked to fresh ground beef that has been recalled due to a possible E. coli contamination, health officials said Monday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said twenty-eight people may have...
  • Mild flu could hit harder in the fall

    Mild flu could hit harder in the fall
    The number of swine flu cases in Mexico is stabilizing. In the U.S., though more people are being diagnosed with the virus, cases have been mostly mild, claiming two lives. And health officials have backed off on closing schools where students are sick....
  • College football roundup: Injuries strike UConn, Washington, Wisconsin

     
    College football roundup: Injuries strike UConn, Washington, Wisconsin Because sometimes you can't keep up with all of the college football news from the weekend....
  • College football countdown: No. 14 South Carolina

     
    College football countdown: No. 14 South Carolina The Orlando Sentinel is counting down every team in the country from 120 to 1....
  • Toxic-jewelry ban squeaks through Assembly

     
    California lawmakers took steps Thursday to ban jewelry that contains detectable levels of cadmium from being manufactured, shipped or sold in the state.The Assembly approved SB 929 on a 41-15 vote, the bare majority needed. The legislation was sent back....
  • AP Top 25 poll

     
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