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Dodd: Health care "hanging on by a thread"

It's not so much that Democratic Sen. Chris Dodd said health care reform's outcome could hinge on a couple of swing votes — everybody knows that — but rather how he said it.

Carroll leaves USC to coach Seahawks

Pete Carroll says the lure of the pros and the Seattle Seahawks' job offer were too much to pass up.

Palin signs on with FOX news

UNDATED - A Fox News executive says the network will shortly announce that the former vice-presidential nominee is signing on as a contributor.

Namath's daughter, 19, arrested in Florida

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath's 19-year-old daughter has been arrested in South Florida.

Global trend towards colder weather beginning

UNDATED - The bitter winter afflicting much of the Northern Hemisphere is only the start of a global trend towards cooler weather that is likely to last for 20 or 30 years, say some of the world’s most eminent clima

Groundbreaking gay marriage trial begins

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today to block for the first few days videotaped coverage of a federal trial in San Francisco that was supposed to be aired on YouTube.