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Youth sex offenders must report for 25 years

An appeals court in California has decided juveniles convicted of sex crimes…

AP Enterprise: NM license data points to fraud

Dozens of the same business and residential addresses were used repeatedly by…

School lunches to have more veggies, whole grains

The first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15…

Democrats sue controller for halting lawmaker pay

The Legislature's Democratic leaders filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the state controller…

Giffords bids farewell but promises to return

Outgoing Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords spent her last hours as Tucson's U.S. representative…

Manning trying to cope with Colts' transition

Peyton Manning still intends to play football. He's also no fan of…

Money talk dominating Romney, Gingrich contest

Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich's fight for Florida and the states beyond…

NJ gov picks gay black man, Asian for top court

Gov. Chris Christie moved to diversify the state's all-white Supreme Court on…

NJ gov says he'd veto gay marriage bill

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he will veto a gay marriage…

Pound decries delays in HGH testing for NFL

International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound says there is known and suspected…

Sen. Kirk doing better than expected after stroke

A Chicago neurosurgeon says U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk is speaking and doing…

State Senate votes to extend mortgage protections

The state Senate has voted to extend a law passed during the…

Wizards fire coach Saunders, promote Wittman

Seeking different strategies at both ends of the court and improvement from…

Bachmann speaks at St. Paul anti-abortion rally

Rep. Michele Bachmann predicted Sunday that the November elections will end abortion…

Giffords says farewell to Tucson constituents

On a bittersweet day for Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, the outgoing congresswoman spent…

Giffords to finish meeting halted by attack

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is finishing the meet-and-greet political event Monday that erupted…

Romney: Gingrich activity 'potentially wrongful'

Mitt Romney launched a multipronged attack Monday on rival Newt Gingrich, including…

Social Security to resume statements for some

Social Security benefits statements — which officials stopped mailing to cut costs…

Colleagues comment on Giffords' resignation

Statements on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' announcement Sunday that she plans to resign…

Extraordinary Gingrich comeback also vindication

To say Newt Gingrich capped an extraordinary comeback with a South Carolina…