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Plane Crashes in Iran, All 168 On Board Killed

An Iranian passenger plane crashed Wednesday in northwest Iran, killing all 168 people on board, state media reported.

$1 Trillion — Or, More?

Congressional Budget Office warns House Dem's version of health care overhaul will create cost explosion that could hit taxpayers five years in

Al Qaeda No. 2: U.S. a Grave Threat to Pakistan

Al Qaeda's No. 2 leader warned the Pakistani people in a new audio message that the U.S. interference in their country's affairs poses a grave danger to Pakistan's future and very existence.

N. Korea's Kim Jong Il Appears OK in New Photos

North Korea released new photographs of Kim Jong Il touring a factory following reports earlier this week that the 67-year-old leader has pancreatic cancer and fewer than five years to live.

American League All-Star Streak Extends With 4-3 Win

Carl Crawford's glove and a dominant bullpen helped save the AL's streak.

Debbie Rowe Denies 'Selling' Kids to Jackson's Mom

Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe said "Hell no" when discussing whether she wanted custody of her two kids, according to a series of bombshell e-mails made public this afternoon.