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  • Climate meeting to discuss future of fossil fuels

    After concluding that global warming almost certainly is man-made and poses a grave threat to humanity, the U.N.-sponsored expert panel on climate change is moving on to the next phase: what to do about it.

  • Chuck Hagel: U.S. strongly committed to protecting Japan

    Against the backdrop of Russia's takeover of Ukraine's Crimean region, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday he will convey to Japanese leaders that the U.S. is strongly committed to protecting their country's security.

  • Shaun McCutcheon, focus of Supreme Court case, to be on 'Meet the Press'

    This week, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of McCutcheon in his case against the Federal Election Commission.

  • Panel rejects design for Eisenhower Memorial

    A federal commission that oversees plans for monuments in the nation's capital voted Thursday to reject the current design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects for revisions. The National Capital Planning Commission voted 7-3 to...

  • Senate panel votes to release CIA torture report

    The Senate intelligence committee has voted to release parts of a classified report that harshly criticizes CIA terror interrogations after 9/11. The vote to declassify the 6,300-page review's summary was 11-3.

  • US home market: Few buyers and not enough sellers

    Entering the 2014 spring buying season, the U.S. housing market faces an unusual dilemma: Too few people are selling homes. Yet too few buyers can afford the homes that are for sale.

  • 21 people arrested for cheating on drivers test

    Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott says 21 people have been charged with cheating on their commercial driver's license test.

  • 2 New Jersey towns contesting audits on Sandy aid

    Two New Jersey towns are contesting findings from the federal government that they are not entitled to certain Superstorm Sandy debris removal reimbursements.

  • Crews enter troubled nuclear waste dump

    Officials say crews have made their first trip into the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump since a release of radiation in February contaminated 21 workers.

  • Officials: 4 dead, 16 injured in Fort Hood shooting

    At least three military personnel remain in critical condition after a gunman at Fort Hood killed three people and wounded 16 others before committing suicide. A spokesman for Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple on Thursday said three patients are critical and six are listed as serious.

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