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Business Leaders Criticize Sebelius

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Business leaders are criticizing Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius' plan to help balance the state's budget by eliminating two economic development agencies.

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A worried America chooses its course for change

Updated: 01/20/2009 - In a season of profound political and cultural fissures, the American people stood together at the ballot box Tuesday with a resounding chorus that drowned out their deep differences: Something, they said, has got to give.

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Study: Women Less Able To Suppress Food

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Faced with their favorite foods, women are less able than men to suppress their hunger, a discovery that may help explain the higher obesity rate for females, a new study suggests.

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Indiana Man, 72, Shaves Shaggy Eyebrows For Charity

Updated: 01/20/2009 - A 72-year-old man with eyebrows so long he brushed them each morning raised $1,600 for charity from people who paid to take turns trimming down his out-of-control brows. Some of the wiry hairs shorn from Si Burgher's shaggy eyebrows measured more than three inches long because the former jeweler's brows had never been trimmed before.

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Messina Gives Birth To Baby Boy

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Country singer Jo Dee Messina and her husband have announced the birth of their first child, a boy.

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Russia Agrees To Allow Supplie To Pass Through

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Russia and neighboring Central Asian nations have agreed to let supplies pass through their territory to American soldiers in Afghanistan, lessening Washington's dependence on dangerous routes through Pakistan, a top U.S. commander said Tuesday.

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Senate Confirms 6 Cabinet Secretaries

Updated: 01/20/2009 - The Senate on Tuesday swiftly approved six members of President Barack Obama's Cabinet, but put off for a day the vote on his choice to be secretary of state, Hillary Clinton.

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US Reaches Deal on Afghan Supply Routes to Troops

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Russia and neighboring Central Asian nations have agreed to let supplies pass through their territory to American soldiers in Afghanistan, lessening Washington's dependence on dangerous routes through Pakistan, a top U.S. commander said Tuesday.

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Man Pleads Not Guilty To Hudson Killings

Updated: 01/20/2009 - A man accused of killing three members of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson's family in Chicago has pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree murder and home invasion.

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Bloody, then buddies: It's still the American way

Updated: 01/20/2009 - LOCK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) -- The seat of Clinton County sits along a river at the foot of a spectacular mountain range in rural central Pennsylvania. On Election Day, what happened here was a microcosm of American duality: Just 327 votes separated John McCain, who won the county, and Barack Obama, who didn't.

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Analysis: An unusual glimpse into the presidency

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Picture Lincoln, in the throes of the Civil War, suddenly mocking his critics in a nyah-nyah voice. Imagine Theodore Roosevelt, leaving office, lamenting out loud about how hated he was by Standard Oil. Summon an image of FDR cracking wise about his wheelchair and grousing about the nasty things Hitler was saying about him.

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Chrysler and Fiat Agree to Alliance

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Fiat and Chrysler said Tuesday they have agreed to form a strategic alliance that would give the Italian auto empire a 35-percent stake in the troubled U.S. carmaker and could eventually bring it full control.

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America: What in the world does it want to be?

Updated: 01/20/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) -- George Washington, first president, said this: "It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world."

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Priests Accused of Stealing Cash

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Two priests who authorities say for years stole cash from their Florida church's offering plate and hid it in the church ceiling and offshore bank accounts to pay for lavish lifestyles will soon face a judge.

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"American Idol" Hopeful Death Ruled Suicide

Updated: 01/20/2009 - A coroner in Los Angeles has found that an "American Idol" hopeful found dead outside Paula Abdul's home committed suicide with prescription drugs.

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Man Found Burned in Apartment With No Sign of Fire

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Investigators are baffled as to how a man suffered second- and third-degree burns inside his apartment — even though the only sign of a fire was a candle in the bathroom. Knoxville Fire Department crews found the 56-year-old victim inside his apartment bathroom Monday afternoon with third-degree burns to his face and second-degree burns to his hands.

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Coroner: Abdul Fan Died From Overdose

Updated: 01/20/2009 - A coroner in Los Angeles has found that an "American Idol" hopeful found dead outside Paula Abdul's home committed suicide with prescription drugs

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U.N. Inspects Devastation in Gaza

Updated: 01/20/2009 - The U.N. chief inspected the devastation wrought by Israel's onslaught in Gaza on Tuesday, leading a moment of silence at the smoldering U.N. headquarters, as the territory's militant Hamas rulers, triumphant at having survived, held victory rallies amid the ruins.

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What Should President Obama Do First?

Updated: 01/20/2009 - The election of a new President means a new agenda. We want your thoughts on what President Obama should tackle first. Leave your comments and hear what other people think here.

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Afghanistan Seeks Control Over NATO Deployments

Updated: 01/20/2009 - The Afghan government has sent NATO headquarters a draft agreement that would give Afghanistan more control over future NATO deployments in the country — including the positioning of some U.S. troops, officials said Tuesday.

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