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Congress votes to extend eavesdropping law

Posted: 01/30/2008 - Congress has voted to temporarily extend a law that allows the government more freedom to eavesdrop on suspected terrorists inside the U.S.

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Military developing plans in case dead satellite hits US

Posted: 01/30/2008 - The U.S. military is developing contingency plans to deal with the possibility that a large spy satellite expected to fall to Earth in late February or early March could hit North America.

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Bush calls for action on economy; hails Iraq progress

Posted: 01/29/2008 - President Bush is urging quick Senate action on his 150-billion-dollar economic stimulus package. And, in his final State of the Union address, he serves notice that he does not want to see it loaded up with extras like rebates for senior citizens living off Social Security and extensions of unemployment benefits for the jobless.

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Fake sextuplets 'mom' gets prison time

Updated: 05/13/2013 - Forty-seven-year-old Sarah Everson and her husband admitted the March 2006 lie after their story appeared on the front page of a newspaper. The couple was sentenced to four years of probation after pleading guilty to felony stealing in 2006.

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New Orleans officer killed with own gun

Posted: 01/29/2008 - The police superintendent says Officer Nicola Cotton approached the man to question him about a rape but he attacked her and they struggled for several minutes, before he grabbed the gun and shot the officer repeatedly.

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Lawmakers weigh-in on Bush speech

Posted: 01/29/2008 - Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill reacting to President Bush's State of the Union address have issued a joint statement saying the "the status quo won't do."

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Bush signs revised defense bill after concerns addressed about Iraq

Posted: 01/29/2008 - Bush had rejected an earlier version of the bill late last year. He didn't like a provision that would have guaranteed that victims of state-sponsored abuse can sue foreign governments and collect judgments by seizing assets in the U.S.

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Bush pushes for stimulus bill

Posted: 01/29/2008 - Bush is calling on lawmakers to urgently approve a 150 billion dollar plan -- worked out with House leaders -- to stave off recession through tax rebates for families and incentives for businesses to invest in new plants and equipment.

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Attacks in Mosul, Baghdad

Posted: 01/29/2008 - Iraq's government has promised a decisive offensive against al-Qaida forces in Mosul. Tensions have been high in the city since last week's explosion at an abandoned apartment building, where as many as 60 people were killed and 200 injured.

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Gunmen kill opposition politician in Kenya

Posted: 01/29/2008 - On Monday, thousands of machete-wielding youths hunted down members of President Mwai Kibaki's tribe, with at least three deaths reported.

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Burger chain offers "McDiplomas"

Updated: 05/13/2013 - The British government has given McDonald's permission to award high school credits to employees who complete on-the-job training programs.

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Mass. man survives plunge into frigid pond

Updated: 05/13/2013 - A Massachusetts man who fell through the ice while walking home in the dark is out of the hospital, largely because of a neighbor who skidded across the pond in a canoe to help him.

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Jury selection starting for mother accused of microwaving baby

Updated: 05/13/2013 - The Ohio woman says she came home from a night of drinking and fell asleep, only to be awakened by the baby's cries. Prosecutors tell a much different story. They accuse the 27-year-old of killing her infant daughter by putting her in a microwave oven.

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Report: Ohio DNA testing program for inmates deeply flawed

Posted: 01/28/2008 - The report also says judges ignore requests for DNA testing, leaving inmates in legal limbo. And nearly a third of the denials examined by the newspaper failed to cite a specific reason, as required by state law.

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Chopper that crashed into LA freeway hit power lines

Posted: 01/28/2008 - A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says the helicopter was heading from El Monte's airport to Torrance when it went down Friday night in the southbound lanes of the Harbor Freeway in south Los Angeles.

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FBI: Michigan woman advertised for hit man on Craigslist

Updated: 05/13/2013 - Forty-nine-year-old Ann Marie Linscott was arrested at her home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, last week. Federal prosecutors this week will seek to have her transferred to northern California to face charges.

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Bush to call for bipartisanship in final State of the Union address

Posted: 01/28/2008 - The speech will not tackle such problems he's brought up in past speeches as Social Security and immigration reform. White House spokeswoman Dana Perino says lawmakers haven't been willing to take action on those issues before and, in her words, "there's no reason to think that they would do it this year."

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