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Girl Dies on Cold Walk; Dad Charged With Murder

Updated: 12/30/2008 - The father of an 11-year-old girl who died, likely of hypothermia, after trying to walk 10 miles in the snow on Christmas Day has been charged with second-degree murder and felony injury to a child.

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Franken Lead at 50 With Absentees Left to Count

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Democratic candidate Al Franken now holds a 50 vote lead over Republican Sen. Norm Coleman with almost all of the counting in Minnesota's Senate race done.

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Pakistan: Indian Troops Moved To Border

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Pakistan said Tuesday that India had moved troops toward their shared border, following Islamabad's own redeployment of forces toward the frontier amid tensions over the Mumbai attacks.

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Taliban Terrorizes Its Way Across Pakistan

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Taliban militants are beheading and burning their way through Pakistan's picturesque Swat Valley, and residents say the insurgents now control most of the mountainous region far from the lawless tribal areas where jihadists thrive.

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Rise Of The Fix-It Economy

Updated: 12/30/2008 - There is plenty around the country that needs fixing, reports CBS News correspondent Hari Sreenivasan.

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2008: The Year In Technology

Updated: 12/30/2008 - No earth-shattering new technologies emerged in 2008, but it was an eventful year.

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Man Living At Mexico Airport Disappears

Updated: 12/30/2008 - A Japanese man who had been living in Terminal 1 of the Benito Juarez International Airport since Sept. 2 - for no apparent reason - left under equally mysterious circumstances.

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"Terminator" Is Back, For Keeps

Updated: 12/30/2008 - An invincible robot, an invisible man, a pacifist soldier, and a group of adventurers fighting for their lives in the wilds of the American South are just some of the memorable movie characters that have been deemed worthy of preservation.

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Almost Unheard-of: Boy Scout Earns All 121 Badges

Updated: 12/30/2008 - A Long Island teenager has earned all 121 merit badges offered by the Boy Scouts of America. It's an accomplishment the local arm of the organization calls "an almost unheard-of feat."

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Santa Slayer Planned More Murders

Updated: 12/30/2008 - For six months, Bruce Pardo plotted a bloody attack on his ex-wife and her family. Police say he even added his mother and his ex-wife's divorce attorney to the hit list but killed himself before he could complete the task.

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Defiant Hamas Hits Israel With Rockets

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip sent a deadly barrage of missiles flying deep into Israel on Monday, demonstrating that Hamas still has firepower three days into Israel's punishing offensive against Gaza. Three Israelis were killed and two seriously wounded.

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250 Small Quakes Rattle Yellowstone

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Scientists were closely monitoring more than 250 small earthquakes that rattled Yellowstone National Park over the weekend and into Monday.

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Dick Clark, 79, is Still Rockin' New Year's Eve

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Four years after a stroke, Dick Clark is relishing the prospect of another New Year's Eve celebration, determined to appear for his 36th year in Times Square. And he's hardly surprised by the current state of the music industry he helped build — he predicted this, after all.

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Feds want lawmakers to hear 4 Blagojevich wiretaps

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Federal prosecutors are asking a court to allow lawmakers investigating Gov. Rod Blagojevich to hear tapes of four potentially incriminating phone calls the governor had with a lobbyist.

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Thai PM says his goal is to heal political divide

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Anti-government protesters abandoned their siege of Thailand's Foreign Ministry building on Tuesday, easing a standoff that threatened to re-ignite a long-running political crisis.

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Home Prices Post 18 Percent Annual Drop in October

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Home prices dropped by the sharpest annual rate on record in October and there are no signs the housing pain is over, according to a closely watched index released Tuesday.

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Gaza rockets, Israeli strikes dim chance of truce

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Palestinian militants, armed with deadlier missiles than ever before, kept up rocket assaults against Israel on Tuesday, despite relentless air attacks against Gaza's Hamas rulers and unwelcome word from Egypt that it would not bail them out.

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