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KATIE KELLEY New York Times Colorado legislators have struck a compromise over illegal immigration law, forging a deal that Democrats and Republicans said could be the most far-reaching state overhaul in the country. The law will restrict nonemergency benefits like food stamps,...
THE WASHINGTON POST The House easily approved a bill Tuesday to curb online poker games, sports betting and other forms of Internet-based wagering that have become increasingly popular. The bill seeks to restrain the booming but difficult-to-regulate Internet gambling business...
PETE YOST Associated Press Now that Karl Rove won't be indicted, now that the president won't fire him, now that it really doesn't matter anymore, more details of the Valerie Plame leak investigation trickle out. In his latest syndicated column released Wednesday, columnist...
PEGGY O'HARE and DALE LEZON Houston Chronicle Andrea Yates' delusions convinced her that drowning her five children would send their souls to heaven, a psychiatrist told jurors in Yates' capital murder trial Monday. "She believed she was doing the right thing to send her...
HARVEY RICE and SAMANTHA LEVINE Houston Chronicle U.S. Rep. Gene Green wants to know why baggage screeners deferred to a Houston police officer instead of using their authority to keep a man they suspected of carrying bomb parts from boarding a plane at Hobby Airport...
ABC NEWS It's easy to name the things that make you happy, but measuring the emotion itself is more difficult. Still, the official study of happiness as a science is booming, and research projects, books, and even college courses are dedicated to it. The most popular course at...
Greg Toppo USA TODAY The nation's largest teachers union has spent more than $8 million in a stealth campaign against President Bush's education reform law, paying for research and political opposition in an effort to derail it, according to a Washington think tank that supports...
Dana Priest WASHINGTON POST Five years after the attacks on the United States, the Bush administration faces the prospect of reworking key elements of its anti-terrorism effort in light of challenges from the courts, Congress and European allies crucial to counterterrorism...
John Ritter USA TODAY The mayor who roiled the culture wars by sanctioning gay marriages has taken on another fractious political issue that bedevils national policymakers: heath care for the uninsured. Mayor Gavin Newsom wants San Francisco to become the first city in the...