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The capital of the free world should not be forced to close for snow: D.C. desperately seeking "flinty Chicago toughness."
Announcement comes as big global warming conference begins in Copenhagen
There have been screw-ups, but new evidence shows that federal intervention rescued the economy.
Focus on toys that pose choking hazard, are too loud, or contain dangerous chemicals
Meanwhile, three doctors weigh in on what women should do about the new recommendations
Three doctors weigh in on what women should do about the new guidelines
Closing gap between rich and poor could save 1.5 million lives a year, study suggests
A stunning number of Americans depend on government for their livelihood.
10,000 human genomes could be sequenced next year, company says
Participating districts report safer campuses and communities