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Baby Survives After Stroller Falls Off Aussie Train Platform

A six-month-old boy has miraculously survived a train slamming into his carriage after it rolled off an Australian railway platform.

Father of 'Balloon Boy' at Center of New Storm

The father of the 6-year-old Colorado boy who was thought to have been speeding through the sky for hours in a high-soaring homemade helium balloon is a self-described "storm chaser" who now finds himself at the center of another kind of squall.

43 Percent Would Re-Elect Obama

Fox News Poll: If the election were held today, 43 percent of American voters would back Obama for president

GOP Loses Bid to BlockGitmo-to-U.S. Transfer

URGENT: House stands by Dem request to bring Guantanamo Bay prison detainees to the U.S. for trial

Social Security Cans COLA

Cost of living increase withheld for 50 million Social Security recipients for the first time since 1975

Goldman Sachs Earnings Top $3B, Crushing Estimates

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s third-quarter earnings more than tripled from the depths of the financial crisis as income from the company's trading operations offset a drop in its investment banking business.

Group Cuts Ties With Limbaugh to Buy NFL Team

Fiery conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh said Tuesday he is teaming up with St. Louis Blues hockey team owner Dave Checketts in a bid to buy the Rams, owners of the NFL's longest losing streak at 14 and just 5-31 since 2007.

Toxic Hawaiian Volcano Poses Health Risks to Residents

It's one of the most active volcanoes in the world, but now Kilauea on the big island of Hawaii is making headlines for something else.

Terror Plot Suspect Zazi Contacted by Al Qaeda Chief

Intelligence officials say the terrorist operative who contacted an Afghan immigrant accused of plotting a New York attack was the head of Afghanistan's Al Qaeda operations.