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In this Feb. 3, 2014, photo, Yuvania Maldonado, an In Person Counselor for President Obama's new health care law speaks with taxi driver Mohammad Chaudri at a city office where Chicago taxi drivers go to renew their license. As the March 31 enrollment deadline creeps closer, the law’s supporters know they won’t get far boosting the so-far disappointing numbers if they stay in their state agencies and nonprofit headquarters. Instead, they’re fanning out, strategically hitting places where they can mine rich veins of uninsured during the limited time left. Cab drivers, restaurant workers, artists and community college students are seen as fertile ground.(AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Best combat rifles of all time

A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.

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Gadget Geek's Cyber Monday Picks #3

Home- and money-saving gadgets: Don’t think that because everyone is always on the go, or just having fun that this “homebody” doesn’t have a list of gadgets for you that will help around the house and help you save some money. By Jason Hull

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A Christmas tree comes to the Capitol

The 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree arrived by flatbed truck from Chippewa National Forest in Cass Lake, Minnesota, on Friday and was set in the ground on the West Lawn.

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Gadget Geek's Cyber Monday picks - #1

It seems like everyone is busier than ever, and technology makes our lives easier. Here are 5 items for anyone always on the go, and especially for those looking for gifts for him or her or just pick up something for yourself while you are shopping for everyone else. By Jason Hull

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Winter weather pummels nation

Pre-winter cold weather system broke temperature records and dumped as much as six feet of snow in Buffalo, NY.