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Christian group launches new attack on Christmas commercialism

If it's December, then there must be frost in the air, gingerbread in the oven, and ...

Mystery as Lockerbie Bomber Is Reported Missing

Mystery surrounded the Lockerbie bomber Tuesday after he could not be reached at his home or hospital in Libya.

Senate Rejects Drug Imports

Amendment would have allowed access to medicines from developed countries where drug prices are limited

Sparks Fly Over Gitmo Plan

GOP criticizes move to send detainees to Illinois prison, but state Dems fire back that the jobs are needed | VIDEO

Televangelist Oral Roberts dies

TULSA, Okla - Oral Roberts, the evangelist who rose from humble tent revivals to found a multimillion-dollar ministry and a university bearing his name, died Tuesday. He was 91.

50 million blinds recalled by government

WASHINGTON — The government and the window covering industry on Tuesday recalled more than 50 million Roman-style shades and roll-up blinds because of the risk children may be strangled by the cords.

Another cousin for Obama: Warren Buffett

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama, who won political support and has sought advice from investment guru Warren Buffett, may now feel even closer to the world's second richest man.

Presenting the Chevy Volt Dancers

Work those tax dollars, girls!

Family Members Found Dead in California Home

Several family members were found dead in a home Monday in an upscale gated community in San Clemente, in Southern California, authorities said.

Large Explosion Hits Near Hotel in Kabul

A large explosion hit in the vicinity of a hotel in Kabul that is frequented by foreigners.