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Vote Arrives as Threats Loom

Last-minute flare-ups surrounding abortion could slow Dems' march to health care passage after tense debate

Hit the Brakes: States Boost Traffic Fees

Cash-strapped states consider expansion of red-light cameras and charging drivers for accident cleanup

Iran Training Taliban to Kill NATO Forces

Taliban leaders reportedly say Iran paid them to learn how to attack and escape before NATO troops could respond

Obama's Final Health Plea

President tells House Dems on Capitol Hill they are 'a day away' on passing landmark health care legislation | VIDEO

Spring Has Sprung? Blizzard Hits Plains

Midwest storm has already killed three people as up to a foot of snow is expected to fall in some parts

U.N. to Israel: Stop New Settlements

Visiting the West Bank, U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon says Israeli settlement building on occupied land is illegal

Obama Rallies the Troops

President tells House Dems on Capitol Hill they are 'a day away' on passing landmark health care bill | VIDEO

Boy Scouts Sex Abuse Files Made Public

Internal documents used to track Scout leaders suspected of sexual abuse now public record in Oregon lawsuit

Protesters Rally on War Anniversary

Thousands gather in D.C., urging Obama to withdraw troops from Iraq on seventh anniversary of U.S. invasion

Cops Targeted in Calif. Trap Attacks

Police force on high alert amid assassination plots against officers possibly orchestrated by motorcycle gang