- George Zimmerman will not be charged in domestic dispute
- Russian officials press bilateral U.S. trade deal
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- 40 Australian adults, children found in ‘one of the worst accounts of incest ever made public’
- Venezuela’s Maduro calls on student ‘price vigilantes’ to hit the streets, report businesses
- Atheists smug as Hindus join Satanists to demand display at Oklahoma Statehouse
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- 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy suspended for pretend bow-and-arrow shooting
- Tea partyers turn on Capitol Hill budget deal
New Year's Day
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Six world powers held their first talks with Iran in more than a year Monday, pressing Tehran to focus on the need to diffuse fears that its nuclear activities could be harnessed to make weapons.
The Fiesta Bowl missed its marquee matchup.
Michigan State received a nice consolation prize after being left out of the Bowl Championship Series.
Notre Dame and Miami are renewing their rivalry earlier than expected, and Michigan is playing on New Year's Day again.
A leading Senate conservative said Thursday he believes President Obama is ready to embrace the notion of keeping Bush-era tax rates in place for everyone at least temporarily, including the wealthy, with no New Year's increases.
Attracting immediate fire from congressional Republicans, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday outlined a modified "net neutrality" plan that would expand the federal government's power to regulate traffic over the Internet.
The payoff for Nevada may come later, perhaps in the form of a few top recruits _ or some grudging recognition from those watching nationally that the Wolf Pack belong in the Top 25 after all.
There are no national championship implications. There are no Heisman Trophy candidates. There are no fired or soon-to-be-retired coaches on either sideline.
Portuguese and Spanish borrowing costs rose sharply Wednesday as investors worried that the governments' debt loads will prove unsustainable, putting them next in line for a European bailout, and as a major public sector strike hit Portugal.