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Obama accuses oil companies of profiteering

President Barack Obama says oil companies are profiting from rising pump prices and he wants Congress to end $4 billion in annual tax breaks...

Storm cellar saves Alabama couple from tornado

Travis Roberts invited his neighbors into the storm cellar he built for $600, but they figured they would ride out the twister bearing down...

Bernanke: Economy needs time to heal

The U.S. economy is not fully recovered from its deep recession, with housing still weighing on growth, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said on...

Plummeting Palin tries to recapture limelight

Like a cancer that keep emerging from remission, Sarah Palin is back in public view, dispensing her rhetorical nonsense.   Prime example: She says the nation...

Seniors upset with GOP’s plans for Medicare changes

The Republican plan to privatize Medicare wouldn't touch his benefits, but Walter Dotson still doesn't like the idea. He worries about the consequences long...

Obama’s dad was forced to leave Harvard

President Barack Obama's father was forced to leave Harvard University before completing his Ph.D. in economics because the school was concerned about his personal...

Polls show tea party support dropping fast

An increasing number of Americans are fed up with the tea party extremists and their outlandish views on government, a new USA Today/Gallup poll...

Tornado victims had just minutes to find safety

A Georgia salon owner and her two daughters — Sky and Stormy — climbed inside a tanning bed while a tornado ripped the roof...

Birther movement is outright racism

It didn't take long for the conspiracy lunatics to claim President Barack Obama's full birth certificate, released Wednesday, is a fake. What else are they...

Picking up the pieces after a tornado strikes

It was bad enough that a tornado obliterated Derrick Keef's house. Worse still was the heartbreaking scavenger hunt for his most priceless possessions strewn...