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Bird carrying deadly H5N1 virus found in Europe

SOFIA, Bulgaria – A dead bird found near Bulgaria's Black Sea port of Varna has tested positive for the deadly H5N1 virus, officials said Thursday.

Job Losses Remaining High?

Geithner says Obama administration 'very worried' about getting back the millions of jobs lost in recession

Homes, Biz Crippled in Historic Floods

Record rain in New England washes out roads, forcing hundreds out of their homes and threatening businesses• Click Here to Visit the Fox Weather Center

Millions of H1N1 Vaccine Doses May Have to Be Tossed

When the H1N1 vaccine first became available last fall, the doses were worth their weight in gold to many people desperate to get the shot, but now it’s being reported the government is about to throw away millions of those 'precious' vaccines.

Drilling, Baby, Not Enough?

Environmentalists and the GOP believe Obama's offshore drilling plan makes little headway to energy independence

'Gay is Good' Appointee Irks the Right

Social conservatives worry Obama's labor pick will strip religious rights from schools and businesses

Border State of Denial?

Pleas for help go unmet in Washington as border states beef up police forces to patrol for illegal aliens

Dems Bullying Health Foes?

Nation's biggest companies called to D.C. to defend claims on health law — a move GOP says is intimidation

CIA: Iran Moving Closer to Nukes

LIVESHOTS: Recent CIA report says Tehran still working on building nuclear weapon despite resistance, setbacks

Obama to Ask France for Help

President looks to persuade Sarkozy to buck popular resistance at home and send more troops to Afghanistan