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U.S. regrets leaks, says will tighten security

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government said on Monday it deeply regretted the release of any classified information and would tighten security to prevent leaks such as WikiLeaks’ disclosure of…

Tiger Woods gets the Law & Order treatment

Tiger Woods gets the Law & Order treatment

Tiger Woods may want to skip this week’s episode of “Law & Order: Los Angeles.” The plot on Wednesday’s show includes a philandering golf star and his club-wielding wife. When…

Obama, Republicans in tax face-off at White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama faces off with Republican congressional leaders over taxes on Tuesday in a test-of-wills that could foreshadow how the White House works with the opposition…

Pentagon study shows gay service would not harm military

Pentagon study shows gay service would not harm military

The Pentagon study that argues that gay troops could serve openly without hurting the military’s ability to fight is expected to re-ignite debate this month on Capitol Hill over repealing…

Police worked to keep armed student calm

Police worked to keep armed student calm

Trapped in their classroom with a student gunman, a group of terrified Wisconsin high schoolers worked desperately to keep their captor calm by chatting and laughing with him about hunting…

GOP should take on Palin

Opinion: Enough. It’s time for the GOP to man up. Read more……

Are we poorer than we used to be?

Opinion: There is no reason balancing the budget should require heroic sacrifices from anybody. Read more……

HHS cost rules put states in middle

Both consumer advocates and insurers have opposing views of federal mandates on spending. Read more……

Political markets betting on Thune

Gamblers are bullish about the South Dakota senator’s presidential prospects. Read more……

Columnist grows in stature

Simon says his new prosthetic legs would enable him to take on 82-year-old legend Bob Cousy. Read more……