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"The Tonight Show" made its return to New York City with a splashy opening sequence showcasing Grand Central Terminal, the Chrysler Building, Lincoln Center and Jimmy Fallon's glamorous new studio at Rockefeller Center - a fitting tribute to the place that helped foot the bill.
The state of Michigan has suspended the mortuary license of a Detroit-area man who's also in hot water with New York regulators and under scrutiny by the FBI.
Tax refund season has begun in New York.
The Obama administration preached patience Wednesday as it tried to rebound from the wobbly debut of online insurance markets tied to the health care reform law, saying technical flubs on the websites designed to help uninsured Americans find coverage were caused by heavy traffic and not design flaws.
The government is setting what it calls an ambitious goal for Alzheimer's disease: development of effective ways to treat and prevent the mind-destroying illness by 2025.
Full beards are still banned, but police in the mountain town of Durango are now allowed to have goatees, though the department won't say why the change was made.
It was an outgrowth of the ongoing revolution in personal genomics that enables a consumer to learn that he or she is at increased risk for such ailments as breast cancer or Alzheimer's disease through relatively simple, inexpensive laboratory testing. One of the benefits of this statute was to enable people to undergo such testing free from fear that the results might get them fired or render them uninsurable. Unfortunately, in a bizarre backlash against the genetic revolution, overzealous regulatory agencies are threatening to prevent consumers from discovering the contents of their own DNA.