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Health care overhaul debate now shifts to states

January 22nd, 2011 11:04 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) True or false: States suing to overturn core requirements of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are refusing to carry out the law.If you said "true," you'd be wrong.

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Supreme Court Justice Thomas failed to disclose wife's income for years, group says

January 22nd, 2011 8:25 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas failed over the course of at least five years to report his wife's income from a conservative think tank on his financial disclosures, according to the watchdog group Common Cause.

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Keith Olbermann gives abrupt goodbye to MSNBC

January 22nd, 2011 8:18 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Keith Olbermann was MSNBC's most popular personality and single-handedly led its transformation to an outspoken, left-leaning cable news network in prime time. Despite that, he often seemed to be walking on a tightrope with his job. Friday

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Hawaii state law bars release of Obama birth info

January 22nd, 2011 7:50 am by Associated Press

HONOLULU (AP) A privacy law that shields birth certificates has prompted Democratic Gov. Neil Abercrombie to abandon efforts to dispel claims that President Barack Obama was born outside Hawaii, his office says.State Attorney General David Louie told the

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A month into winter, Americans have had enough

January 22nd, 2011 6:16 am by Associated Press

Just one month into winter, major cities up and down the East Coast have already gotten clobbered with more snow than they usually get all season, a one-storm-after-another barrage that is eating up snow-removal budgets and forcing schools to close.And wi

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