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Farrah's Will: $6M to Troubled Son

Farrah's Will: $6M to Troubled Son

Farrah Fawcett left nearly all of her $6 million estate to troubled son Redmond - and zip to longtime lover... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Mets Fire Tony Bernazard After Embarrassing Incidents

Mets Fire Tony Bernazard After Embarrassing Incidents

Firing Bernazard was supposed to be a good PR move, but the Mets found a way to make themselves look bad all... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Gates Makes Surprise Iraq Visit

Gates Makes Surprise Iraq Visit

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates arrived Tuesday in southern Iraq to get a firsthand look at the future of... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Senate Nears Bipartisan Deal on Health Care

Senate Nears Bipartisan Deal on Health Care

A bipartisan group of senators is closing in on a health care compromise that scraps a provision for a... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Hawaii Confirms Obama's Birth, Again

Hawaii Confirms Obama's Birth, Again

State officials in Hawaii on Monday said they have once again checked and confirmed that President Barack Obama was... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Sotomayor Clears Senate Committee

Sotomayor Clears Senate Committee

A key Senate committee green-lighted Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the Supreme Court, making it all but... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Top Dems Told of Sweetheart Housing Deals

Top Dems Told of Sweetheart Housing Deals

Despite their denials, influential Democratic Sens. Kent Conrad and Chris Dodd were told from the start they... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Israel: Will Do What it Takes to Stop Iran's Nukes

Israel: Will Do What it Takes to Stop Iran's Nukes

Israel hardened its insistence that it would do anything it felt necessary to stop Iran from getting a... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
7 N.C. Men Charged in Terror Plot

7 N.C. Men Charged in Terror Plot

A father, his two sons and four other North Carolina men are accused of military-style training at home and plotting... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Stanford Doesn't Dig Prison Digs

Stanford Doesn't Dig Prison Digs

Accused Ponzi schemer requests transfer from detention facility Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Snakes Crawl From Pants Pocket, Cause Crash

Snakes Crawl From Pants Pocket, Cause Crash

When Hartford police look for snakes, they are not usually the slithering kind, but that’s what cops were searching... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Birthers of a Nation Suffer Terrible Blow

Birthers of a Nation Suffer Terrible Blow

Thanks to the tenacity of Lou Dobbs, Pat Boone and "birthers" everywhere, the idea that President... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Enough

Enough "Teaching" Already

The phrase "teachable moment" needs to be jettisoned from discussion of the Henry Louis Gates Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Big Brew Likely Behind Gates Arrest

Big Brew Likely Behind Gates Arrest

Who has a vested interest in promoting beer as an elixir for our nation's racial tensions? Big brew, that's who. Read »

Jul 27, 2009
Feds Raid Jacko Doc's Vegas Home

Feds Raid Jacko Doc's Vegas Home

Officials with the Drug Enforcement Administration on Tuesday searched the Las Vegas home of Michael... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Obama Hails Era of

Obama Hails Era of "Cooperation" With China

President Barack Obama declared a new era of "cooperation, not confrontation" with China on Monday, even though two... Read »

Jul 27, 2009
Google Snoops on Family History

Google Snoops on Family History

Google wants to organize the world's information. A Nova Scotia man whose family history was exposed is not... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Pete Rose in the Hall of Fame? No Big Deal

Pete Rose in the Hall of Fame? No Big Deal

Not too long ago, Pete Rose was a baseball pariah. Now, with Bud Selig considering Hall of Fame amnesty, it's only a... Read »

Jul 28, 2009
Corner Mailboxes Go the Way of the Dinosaur

Corner Mailboxes Go the Way of the Dinosaur

Silicon Valley can take some of the blame for something that is quickly vanishing across the country. Read »

Jul 28, 2009

July 27, 2009: 70,000 USA vs. Mexico Fans Can't Be Wrong

MoshPix: As a diehard soccer fan this is the game you live for -- one of the soccer world's greatest rivalries, USA... View »

Mar 3, 2010
Community Shred Set for Sept. 6
NBC4 and Allstate will host a community shred event Sept. 6. Read more
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