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Dem Divide on Health Care

Blue Dog House Democrats scuttle markup of health care reform, raising question of full support | VIDEO

F-22s Running on Empty

Senate votes to strip funding to purchase more F-22 fighters from defense spending bill | PHOTOS

Science Czar or Radical Techie?

Science policy chief recommends compulsory abortions, Draconian measures to shrink population in textbook

Shuttle Astronauts Answer Embarrassing Questions

Astronauts describe what it's like to sneeze in space as part of YouTube/Twitter Q&A.

Report: Federal Documents Detail iPods Catching Fire

Apple iPods have burned users or caught fire more than dozen times, but neither company nor federal government has disclosed this, according to Seattle television station.

NFL QB Roethlisberger Accused of Sex Assault

A woman is accusing Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of raping her last summer in his penthouse hotel room at Lake Tahoe.

Boy, 5, Finds Gun, Shoots Himself in Las Vegas

Police say the boy and his father were going through a drive-through window at a Walgreens on Monday night when the boy found a gun.

Charge Dropped Against Harvard Prof in Theft Mix-Up

Authorities dropped a disorderly conduct charge against a prominent Harvard University professor at the center of a robbery mix-up that happened when he re-entered his own home through a jammed front door.

Crews Search for 2 Missing Boaters Off Florida Coast

South Florida officials are searching the waters off the east coast of Florida for a second day for two missing boaters.