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High court has options on health care law

March 25, 2012

The Supreme Court has several options in ruling on President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, from upholding the law to striking it down in its entirety. The court also could avoid deciding the law’s constitutionality at all, if it finds the lawsuits challenging the law are premature.

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Delegates split three ways in Alabama, Mississippi

March 17, 2012

Sen. Rick Santorum picked up at least 29 delegates Tuesday after winning the Alabama and Mississippi Republican presidential primaries. Newt Gingrich added at least 24 delegates and Mitt Romney got at least 31. Ron Paul was being shut out.

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Florida Black teen killediIn gated community by white watchman

March 17, 2012

The curious case surrounding the killing of African American 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in a gated Florida community has the family of the teen questioning the circumstances that led to his untimely death at the hands of an armed neighborhood watch captain. The twist to this story?

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First lady will lead US delegation to Olympics

March 17, 2012

It has become a tradition for first ladies to lead the U.S. delegation. Laura Bush headed the delegation to the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy, and Hillary Rodham Clinton led the delegation at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway.

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NJ Rep. Donald Payne dies

March 12, 2012

Rep. Donald Payne, a New Jersey Democrat first elected to Congress in 1988, has died after a battle with colon cancer. He was 77. He passed away on Tuesday, according to news reports confirmed by a congressional aide.

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