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Climate Prof Fired Up Over Web Satire

Penn State climate professor Michael Mann filing lawsuit over YouTube video spoofing him, his hockey-stick charts

GOP: Wall St. Overhaul VoteWill Fizzle on Senate Floor

Top Senate Republicans predict financial overhaul won't reach Senate floor Monday, press for further talks

Obama to Push ResetButton on Mideast Talks

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accepts invitation to visit the White House as Obama seeks to restart peace talks between Palestinians and Israelis

Obama to Eulogize Coal Miners

President will also meet privately with families of the 29 victims who died in accident at the Upper Big Branch mine

Immigration Law Sparks Profiling Fears

Hispanics in Arizona say they're afraid they'll be detained by police simply because of the color of their skin

Twister Kills 10 in Mississippi

Roofs are torn off businesses and homes are splintered after a nearly mile-wide tornado leaves 'utter obliteration'

Climate Bill Put on Ice

Legislation is put on hold as dispute over immigration and Senate priorities threatens to unravel a bipartisan effort

Iran: Sanctions Not Legal

Ahmadinejad slams West for pressing for another round of U.N. Security Council sanctions against country

Reading, Writing and... Revolvers?

New law will require Virginia's education department to roll out gun-safety curriculum for elementary schools

E-Mails Expose Gloating Goldman Execs

Senate committee releases e-mails of Goldman Sachs big wigs bragging about how firm profited in housing crisis