Risk: 100 kids die of flu each year NEW YORK — How bad is this flu season, exactly? Look to the children. Twenty flu-related deaths have been reported in kids so far this winter, one of the worst tolls this early in the year since...
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By MIKE STOBBE Associated PressAssociated Press
Floating homes not covered by law WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a Florida man’s floating home was a house, not a boat, and not covered under maritime law, in a case that could affect thousands of people around t...
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BY JESSE J. HOLLAND Associated PressAssociated Press
Boehner: GOP will pass ‘responsible’ debt bill WASHINGTON — Speaker John Boehner says the GOP-controlled House will “do its job” and pass legislation to lift the nation’s borrowing cap and keep the government running, but will insist that Democ...
Obama: Debt limit fight imperils elderly’s checks WASHINGTON — Declaring “we are not a deadbeat nation,” President Obama warned on Monday that Social Security checks and veterans’ benefits will be delayed if congressional Republicans fail to incre...
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By ANDREW TAYLOR and JIM KUHNHENN Associated PressAssociated Press
Boy convicted of killing supremacist father RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A boy who was only 10 when he fatally shot his white supremacist father was convicted Monday of second-degree murder by a judge who said the child knew what he did was wrong. ...
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By GREG RISLING Associated PressAssociated Press