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U.S. sitting on rare tech-crucial minerals

China supplies most of the rare earth minerals found in technologies such as hybrid cars, wind turbines, computer hard drives and cell phones, but the U.S.

Japan confirms Cold War-era 'secret' pacts with US

TOKYO – Japan confirmed for the first time Tuesday the existence of once-secret Cold War-era pacts with the U.S.

Shooting at Dallas bank

DALLAS - Shots were reported around 11 a.m.

Controversy swirls around White House Chief of Staff Emanuel

Will the real Rahm Emanuel please stand up?

Why 'Avatar' lost big at the Oscars

Really, looking back, did "Avatar" even stand a chance?

Shooting at north Dallas office tower

DALLAS - There has been a shooting at an 18-story office tower in North Dallas housing the United Texas Bank, among other businesses.

Tom Delay: People are unemployed because they want to be

Former House Majority Leader Tom Delay called Sen.

2010 Oscar winners

LOS ANGELES, CA - The 82nd Annual Academy Awards took place Sunday night in Los Angeles.Celebrities were decked out in their Sunday best, but best dressed is only a consolation prize.

Details of “Einstein” cyber shield disclosed by White House

The Obama administration lifted the veil Tuesday on a highly-secretive set of policies to defend the U.S. from cyber attacks.