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Obama readying immigration overhaul

WASHINGTON - The punishing battle over healthcare is still unresolved, but the Obama administration is quietly laying plans to take up another issue that could generate even more controversy and political division&#

ESPN to introduce 3-D television

UNDATED - Sports broadcasting will enter a new dimension in 2010 ... the third dimension, as ESPN will unveil the industry's first 3-D network.

Terror suspect raised no suspicions, no evidence of accomplices

THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS - Dutch prosecutors say they have not found any evidence that a Nigerian man suspected of trying to blow up a U.S.-bound airliner on Christmas Day had accomplices at Amsterdam's airport.

Officials: Protocol Followed,But the System Failed

Top agencies say the system worked the way it should have in would-be jet bombing — which is why it failed• URGENT Security Breach at Minneapolis Airport

Octomom's doctor accused of 'gross negligence' by medical board

UNDATED - 'Octomom' Nadya Suleman's fertility doctor has been accused by the Medical Board of California for a pattern of gross negligence that led to the birth of her 14 children, including the world's longest-sur

Intel Short in Afghanistan?

LIVESHOTS: Stinging report from NATO official says intelligence community only 'marginally relevant'• Report: Freed Gitmo Detainees Rejoin Al Qaeda

Home Sales in Record Plunge

Pending home sales unexpectedly dropped in November, a big correction after several months of positive gains

Obama, Security Chiefs Meet

President to meet with 20 high-ranking officials, unveil plan to improve watchlists and thwart future terror attacks

Al-Qaida double-agent killed CIA officers

The suicide bombing on a CIA base in Afghanistan last week was carried out by a Jordanian doctor who was an al-Qaida double-agent, Western intelligence officials told NBC News.

NYC Funds Guide on How to Shoot Heroin Safely

The city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene spent $32,000 of tax money on 70,000 copies that offer information on how to prepare drugs carefully and care for veins to avoid infection.