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Palin Blasts Critics for 'Bull Crap'

In her first interview since announcing she will resign as governor of Alaska, Palin remains coy about her future

Obama Tries Pressing 'Reset'

President, working to drastically reshape U.S. relations with a skeptical Russia, says the two countries are not 'destined to be antagonists' after praising Putin

World's Oldest Christian Bible Digitized

Surviving pages of the world's oldest Christian Bible reunited — digitally.

Ousted Honduran Leader to Meet With Clinton

A day after failing to land in Honduras to confront the interim government that ousted him in a coup, Zelaya boarded a plane bound for Washington, where U.S. officials said he would meet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Pakistan: U.S. Strike on Taliban Camp Kills 12

Suspected U.S. missiles slammed into a training camp ran by Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud on Tuesday, killing at least 12 militants in the latest in a flurry of strikes against him and his followers, intelligence officials said.

Sanford Censured for Absence, Affair

Republicans formally reprimand South Carolina governor for secret trip last month to Argentina to meet his mistress

Elizabeth Taylor Will Not Attend Jackson Memorial

Elizabeth Taylor ended days of rampant speculation with the announcement that she would not attend the public memorial service for her longtime friend and confidant Michael Jackson.

China Arrests 1,434 After Deadly Xinjiang Riots

Police have arrested 1,434 suspects in connection with the worst ethnic violence in decades in China's western Xinjiang region, which killed at least 156 people, state media reported Tuesday.

Supporters of Ousted President Escalate Fight in Honduras

Supporters of ousted President Manuel Zelaya vowed Monday to widen protests and block trade nationwide as the deposed leader headed to Washington for a meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

UN Security Council Condemns N. Korea Missile Launches

The U.N. Security Council condemned North Korea's recent missile tests Monday, following the country's firing of seven ballistic missiles over the weekend on U.S. Independence Day.