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Senators Recede, Let Sotomayor Speak

Senators let Sonia Sotomayor get in a word edgewise as the judge sought to justify confirmation to Supreme Court

American League All-Star Streak Extends With 4-3 Win

Carl Crawford's glove and a dominant bullpen helped save the AL's streak.

Debbie Rowe Denies 'Selling' Kids to Jackson's Mom

Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe said "Hell no" when discussing whether she wanted custody of her two kids, according to a series of bombshell e-mails made public this afternoon.

House Readies CIA Probe

CIA asked to provide documents about secret proposal to kill Al Qaeda leaders, likely a precursor to full-blown probe

Critics Want to Flush Bathroom Bill

Transgender rights bill in Mass. would lead to breakdown in privacy in restrooms, locker rooms, critics say

Jobs of the Future

As unemployment climbs, Obama seeks to balance economic recovery with needs of a deteriorating job market — but not all sectors are suffering