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Netanyahu: Jerusalem 'Not a Settlement'

Israeli PM rebuffs White House in dispute over housing plans, insisting Israel has the right to build in 'our capital'

A Mandate With No Teeth?

Dems' health bill virtually ties the hands of the IRS to collect fees on those who don't buy health insurance• Dems Win Parliament

Issa planning investigation of health bill

Democrats are savoring victory today after the U.S. House made history Sunday night, passing the Senate's health care reform bill. That measure now heads to President Obama for his signature.

Google Turns Off Chinese Web Site

After a months-long battle between the world's most powerful Internet company and the world's most populous country, Google takes its site off the mainland in an effort to skirt Chinese censorship

GOP quick to release 'repeal' bills

House and Senate Republicans are preparing bills to repeal the health legislation approved Sunday by the House.

Court Out of Tune on 'Ave Maria' Case?

Supreme Court won't take up appeal of students blocked from performing 'Ave Maria' despite criticism from Alito

Health Care's New Battlefield

Health care fight moves from Congress to the courts as lawmakers, attorneys line up to challenge historic bill

64% say Congress is doing a poor job

Voters continue to give Congress some of its lowest marks ever.

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CHICAGO, March 22 - Less than 24 hours after the U.S.

$1 million no longer enough for retirement

That target may be easy to remember, but it falls short of the true cost of what's required for post-career comfort.