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ANALYSIS: Hardest Hit Areas Get Least Stimulus Money

President Obama promised the stimulus bill would give help to 'those hardest hit by our economic crisis,' but a FOXNews.com analysis found a perverse pattern: the states hardest hit by the recession received the least money.

'Harry Potter' Star Pleads Guilty to Growing Marijuana Farm

A teenage cast member of the "Harry Potter" movies has appeared in a London court and admitted to growing marijuana

5 Police Officers Shot, 2 Suspects Killed in New Jersey

Five police officers were shot and two suspects killed in an early-morning shootout Thursday in Jersey City, N.J., according to Police Chief Thomas J. Comey.

CIA Sought to Activate Plan

Officials proposed activating secret plan to train teams to kill Al Qaeda leaders when Panetta terminated program

Honduran Reinstates Curfew, Warns of Action

Honduras' interim government warned of armed actions to return ousted President Manuel Zelaya to power and reinstated an overnight curfew it had lifted only days earlier.

Twitter Hacked, Confidential Files Made Public

For the third time this year, the San Francisco-based company was the victim of a security breach stemming from a simple end-run around its defenses

Taxing for Your Health Like It's 1986

Democrats seek to create new taxes to fund health bill — taxing millionaire families as much as 45 percent

Israeli Warships in Suez Canal a Signal to Iran?

Two Israeli warships reportedly sailed through the Suez Canal on Tuesday, ten days after a submarine believed to be nuclear-armed made the crossing.

Police Shoot, Kill Armed Man Near U.S. Capitol

A police chase near the U.S. Capitol ended in a chaotic scene Wednesday evening with police shooting and killing a fleeing man after he pulled a gun on officers.

NASCAR: Driver Mayfield Again Tests Positive for Meth

NASCAR is calling for a federal judge to reinstate Jeremy Mayfield's drug suspension after it says the driver has again tested positive for methamphetamine.