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Snoopy named top dog in U.S. pop culture

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The "Peanuts" comic strip character Snoopy was named the top dog in pop culture by the American Kennel Club on Tuesday as part of its 125th anniversary celebration, beating out a college sports

LIVE: High-powered BYU, Oregon State offenses clash in Las Vegas Bowl

Follow the Las Vegas Bowl matchup between BYU and Oregon State LIVE.

LIVE: No. 2 Texas takes on No. 9 Michigan St.

No. 2 Texas takes on No. 9 Michigan State.

Former UPS man sues Namath over dog attack

A former UPS driver has sued Joe Namath, alleging he was attacked by the Hall of Fame quarterback's dogs while making a delivery at his Florida home.

Worst decade for stocks ever

UNDATED - Since end of 1999, U.S. stocks' performance has been the all-time clunker; even 1930s beat itThe U.S. stock market is wrapping up what is likely to be its worst decade ever.

New poll shows strongest disapproval to date

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Tuesday shows that 25% of the nation's voters Strongly Approve of the way that Barack Obama is performing his role as President.

San Jose police test head-mounted cameras

SAN JOSE - San Jose police, under fire for interactions with the public that have turned violent, on Friday launched a pilot project equipping officers with head-mounted cameras to record contacts with civilians.

Bowden 'disappointed' he wasn't allowed to return

Bobby Bowden says he wanted to coach another year at Florida State, however "that was out'' as an option.

Foot injury ends uneven season for Browns QB Quinn

Browns quarterback Brady Quinn will miss Cleveland's final two games with a foot injury.