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Petraeus Predicts 'Slow'Progress in Afghanistan

Top U.S. general tells Congress that success of Afghan war strategy will be slower than 2007 Iraq surge | VIDEO

Airport Screening Secrets Posted Online

Who gets scrutinized in line? The answer to that question and others were mistakenly posted online in a TSA guide

President Obama unveils jobs plan, no price tag

NEW YORK - Bryant Gumbel is being treated for lung cancer, the former Former Today show anchor revealed on Live! With Regis & Kelly Tuesday morning.

Bryant Gumbel has lung cancer

NEW YORK - Bryant Gumbel is being treated for lung cancer, the former Former Today show anchor revealed on Live! With Regis & Kelly Tuesday morning.

Danica heading to NASCAR

UNDATED - It’s easy to say Danica Patrick will fail in NASCAR, because odds are she will. That is why she deserves credit for trying.

Thousands Attend Service for Murdered Wash. Officers

Thousands participated Tuesday in a procession to the memorial for four murdered Washington state police officers, which officials estimated would be attended by about 20,000 mourners.

Copenhagen climate summit: 1,200 limos and 140 private planes

COPENHAGEN - On a normal day, Majken Friss Jorgensen, managing director of Copenhagen's biggest limousine company, says her firm has twelve vehicles on the road.

New poll shows 'Tea Party' more popular than Republican Party

A new Rasmussen poll finds that the tea party movement's popularity is growing, so much so that it garners more support than the Republican party on a generic Congressional ballot.

How to Shut Down the 'Net: A Guide for Repressive Regimes

Dictators aiming to squelch free speech in don't have to work too hard: It's all too easy to shut down the Internet and keep their people in the dark.

Mullen: 'We are Losing'

Nation's highest-ranking military officer says additional troops must enter Afghanistan 'almost in lightning bolt fashion,' as insurgency continues to grow