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Tens of Thousands of Venezuelans Protest Hugo Chavez

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans opposed to President Hugo Chavez took to the streets Saturday, blaming him for rolling blackouts, water rationing, widespread crime and other problems they say are making daily life increasingly difficult.

Not the Speech He Wanted?

With no chance of making passage of health care reform the centerpiece of State of the Union, Obama is expected to take a different tone after tough week for Dems

Haitian Orphans Arrive in U.S.

LIVESHOTS: Fox News' Kathleen Foster reports 79 children have arrived in Florida to start new life | VIDEO

Russian Skaters Cause Outrage With Aborigine Costume

Two of Russia's champion ice skaters have caused outrage after dressing as Aborigines for a competition.

Forces Train to Take Kandahar Before Taliban Comeback

The U.S. dispatched nearly 300 military police to Kandahar in August, rushing to train a police force capable of blunting a Taliban comeback.

U.N. Climate Change Expert Cites More Errors in Report

The Indian head of the U.N. climate change panel defended his position Friday even as further errors were identified in the panel's assessment of Himalayan glaciers.

Top Baseball Prospect Retires to Enter Priesthood

As a top prospect for the Oakland Athletics, outfielder Grant Desme might've gotten the call every minor leaguer wants this spring.

Balloon Boy Mom's Interviews Contradict Husband

A newly released video shows the mother of the 6-year-old boy purported to be in a runaway balloon finally acknowledging to authorities it was all a hoax — contrary to her husband's repeated public denials just before reporting to jail.

People Still Vacationing in Haiti

The beach resort of Labadee is just 60 miles from Port-au-Prince, but it's a world away from the devastation of the Haitian capital, where some 200,000 people are believed dead in an earthquake.

Obama: "I'll never stop fighting for you"

ELYRIA, Ohio (Reuters) – President Barack Obama, ending a tough week, told Americans on Friday he would keep fighting to create jobs and reform healthcare.