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Bill Omits Obama's Promises

Latest series of unfulfilled commitments related to the president's health care proposal emerge in final bill

Missing Washington Boy Drowned

Autopsy reveals 8-year-old accidentally drowned in Puget Sound while search continues for his missing mother

Animal Abusers Beware

Beating death of baby Alpaca fuels calls for tougher animal cruelty laws in Ohio — and even an animal abuser registry

Dems Blast 'Fake' Memo Urging Silence

Memo purports to show secret plan by House leaders, administration to cover up extra costs in health bill

Fox News Poll: Incumbents Beware

Given the choice to keep all current lawmakers, or get rid of all in Congress, 68 percent chose to ax them | PDF

Offensive Cards Pushing the Envelope?

You can wrap magazines in plastic or monitor your PC, but your kids can still see soft porn in the card aisle | VIDEO

Democrats push toward Sunday vote on health care

WASHINGTON – Slowly but steadily, support is building behind President Barack Obama's health care legislation in the House, the result of intense lobbying and politically targeted changes aimed at reassuring waverers and winning over critics. Obam

White House Nears Gitmo Double Deal

Agreement would close Guantanamo Bay and pave the way for detainees to be tried before military commissions

Health Bill Hits Investments

High-income families would face a tax increase on wages and a new levy on investments under Obama's health bill

Cornhusker Kickback Booted

Dems kill the extra $100M in Medicaid funds for Nebraska that has become a symbol of backdoor deal making