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Health Care March Madness

With time and tempers short, everyone's trying to pass — or stop — Obama's massive health care bill by the weekend

Senate Says Yes to Earmarks

Senate kills move by GOP to temporarily ban senators from earmarking spending bills with back-home projects

Body Parts Mystery Baffles Police

California authorities are investigating how a human head and three limbs — but no body — wound up along river

Calls Flood the House

House phone lines flooded about health care after Rush Limbaugh gives out Capitol number on radio show

Holder: We Won't Get Bin Laden Alive

Attorney general says the possibility of capturing the terror leader alive 'simply does not exist' | FULL COVERAGE

'Transformers' star slams Khloe Kardashian

In the April issue of GQ, the always candid Shia LaBeouf lets it be known that he's still bitter about the way the media handled his widely-publicized car crash in 2008.

U.S.-Israel Crisis Deepens

Obama's Mideast peace envoy cancels trip to region as Israeli officials remain defiant over plans to build housing

Army changes basic training for first time in three decades

FORT JACKSON, S.C. – At 5 a.m. on the Army's largest training base, soldiers grunt through the kinds of stretches, body twists and bent-leg raises that might be seen in an "ab blaster" class at a suburban gym.

Mom, Son Missing After Van Found on Wash. Beach

A woman heading to her stepfather's house was "beyond lost" when she and her 8-year-old son took one wrong turn after another through the backroads of Thurston County and onto a private Puget Sound beach, authorities said Monday.

A Flawed Example?

Cancer patient who has become a centerpiece in health debate, may be in better financial shape than Obama says