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Octuplet Mom was Treated at Beverly Hills Clinic

Updated: 02/09/2009 - The mother of octuplets was implanted with those embryos at a Beverly Hills fertility clinic run by a well-known — and controversial — specialist who pioneered a method of implantation.

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Obama to Congress: Pass Stimulus, Don't Play Games

Updated: 02/09/2009 - President Barack Obama, urgently pressuring lawmakers to approve a massive economic recovery bill, turned his first news conference Monday night into a determined defense of his emergency plan and an offensive against Republicans who try to "play the usual political games."

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Madagascar Minister Resigns after Civilians Shot

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Madagascar's defense minister resigned in protest Monday after security forces fired on anti-government demonstrators over the weekend, killing at least 25 people.

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Conn. Judge Suspended 8 Months For Slurs at Arrest

Updated: 02/09/2009 - A judge charged with drunken driving and videotaped using racial slurs while arguing with police officers was suspended without pay Monday for eight months by a judicial review panel.

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Cockpit Recorder Recovered in Amazon Plane Crash

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Investigators probing an Amazon plane crash that killed 24 people recovered the plane's cockpit recorder, Brazil's Air Force said Monday, as thousands of people packed a gymnasium to mourn the victims.

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Original Village People Member Sues New Group

Updated: 02/09/2009 - The Village People's first cop wants a revamped version of the group to stop using his likeness and voice. The lawsuit filed last week in San Diego by Victor Willis claims companies continue to use his voice and picture to promote the new Village People. He is seeking at least $1 million and a judge's order that they can no longer use his image or voice.

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Running On Empty

Updated: 02/09/2009 - After Crescent Oil declared bankruptcy this weekend some Topeka gas stations have to fuel to sell.

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Obama Pressures Lawmakers to Urgently OK Stimulus

Updated: 02/09/2009 - President Barack Obama, pressuring lawmakers to urgently approve a massive economic recovery bill, turned his first prime-time news conference Monday night into a determined defense of his emergency plan and an offensive against Republicans who try to "play the usual political games."

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Gaza Militant Dies in Border Clash on Election Eve

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Israeli aircraft struck two targets in the Gaza Strip and a militant died in a clash with troops on the border Monday, as an official of the moderate Palestinian government accused Hamas of trying to boost hawkish candidates in Israel's election.

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Kidnapped Pole Apparently Beheaded On Tape

Updated: 02/09/2009 - A video delivered to media outlets appears to show Pakistani militants beheading a kidnapped Polish engineer, underscoring security fears in the Muslim nation ahead of a debut visit Monday by a newly appointed Obama administration envoy.

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FBI Helping FDA Investigate Salmonella Outbreak

Updated: 02/09/2009 - The FBI says it's helping with a federal investigation of a Georgia peanut plant linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened hundreds of people nationwide and may have contributed to eight deaths.

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Kansas Budget Talks Hit Impasse

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Kansas House and Senate negotiators hit an impasse on a compromise bill to close an estimated $199 million state budget deficit.

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9 & 13 Year Old Kansas Children Wreck Vehicles Over Weekend

Updated: 02/09/2009 - KHP says a 9-year-old driver led Pottawatomie County officers on a chase Saturday night around 9 p.m. Around 2 a.m. Saturday morning a 13 year-old rolled a Kia Sedona mini van on eastbound I-70 near Junction City.

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Police Find 22 Dogs in Station Wagon With Owner

Updated: 02/09/2009 - North Texas authorities seized 22 dogs found crammed inside a station wagon with their owner. The owner locked the car doors and refused to come out when a constable tried to serve her a warrant for the seizure of the dogs early Monday, said SPCA spokeswoman Maura Davies.

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Disabled men put to work at Iowa plant for decades

Updated: 02/09/2009 - State officials say 21 mentally disabled men lived for 20 years or more in an old building with boarded-up windows and nothing but space heaters for heat. It wasn't some neglectful group home — it was the bunkhouse for Henry's Turkey Service.

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Hero Pilot And Crew Get Keys To NYC

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Mayor Michael Bloomberg presented keys to the city to US Airways Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and his crew, thanking them for preventing "an awful tragedy."

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Mich. Man Reunited With Class Ring After 40 Years

Updated: 02/09/2009 - A western Michigan man says a stranger has returned his class ring about 40 years after he last saw it. Richard Parker, 61, said he may have misplaced the ring shortly after getting married. He got it back last week. Parker is a 1966 graduate of Whitehall High School.

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FDA Seeks Plans to Reduce Misuse of Painkillers

Updated: 02/09/2009 - Federal health regulators are requiring more than a dozen drugmakers to develop plans to reduce the misuse of their painkillers, which cause hundreds of deaths each year.

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Obama Demands Swift Action on Recovery Plan

Updated: 02/09/2009 - President Barack Obama says this is "not your ordinary, run-of-the-mill recession" in appealing for quick congressional action on an economic recovery package.

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