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The top story today is the aftermath of yesterday's presidential primaries. Democratic candidate...

Hagan to battle Dole

North Carolina state senator Kay Hagan defeated her four Democratic rivals to secure her party's nod during today's primary elections.

Kennedy lauds Battista's retreat from labor board

Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chairman Edward Kennedy, Massachusetts Democrat, applauded news that Robert Battista, President Bush's pick for chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, was withdrawing his name for consideration by the Senate.

Judiciary Committee to subpoena Cheney's COS

A House Judiciary subcommittee today approved a subpoena for David Addington, chief of staff for Vice President Dick Cheney, calling for the aide to testify during a hearing on the Bush administration's rules for interrogation techniques.

Judiciary Dems threaten to subpoena Rove

House Judiciary Chairman John Conyers, Michigan Democrat, threatened to subpoena Karl Rove, former deputy chief of staff for President Bush, if he continues to refuse to testify before Conyers' committee about the firing of former U.S. attorneys.