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Witness Misidentifies Evangelist in Sex-Abuse Trial

A woman whose sister was an alleged victim of evangelist Tony Alamo has misidentified the preacher at his sex-crimes trial and is offering jurors a different account of how her sister came to 'marry' him.

Friend: Murdered Woman, Hubby Split Before Killing Spree

A murdered Tennessee woman and her husband had split up sometime before a weekend killing spree that has rocked a normally peaceful southern Tennessee community.

Shuttle Astronauts Mark Moon Landing With Spacewalk

The astronauts aboard the shuttle-station complex celebrate 40th anniversary of man's first moon landing with their own spacewalk.

Italian Paper Claims Proof Berlusconi Visited Prostitute

A left-leaning Italian newspaper has published online recordings of what it says are Italian Prime Minister Sylvio Berlusconi visiting a prostitute.

Cannibal Seeks Taste of Love From Terrified Village

An Indonesian cannibal says he is seeking love and acceptance after being released from prison for eating a dead woman's body, but villagers are predicting 'chaos' if he returns to their town.

Obama: Need for Reform Is 'Urgent'

President pushes Congress to OK health overhaul, says critics playing politics | VIDEO | FULL COVERAGE

'One Small Step,' One Historic Footprint

40 years later, Apollo 11's Buzz Aldrin describes famous 'leap for mankind' | INTERACTIVE | FACTS | VID

Giant Alaskan Blob Mystery Solved

That big, oily black blob floating in the Arctic north of Alaska? Perfectly natural, say scientists.

Report: N.C. Inmates Looking to 'Smack Madoff Around'

Bernard Madoff's fellow inmates at a North Carolina federal prison — where the Ponzi schemer arrived last week — are reportedly discussing beating him up to boost their jailhouse reputations.

Iowa Motorcyclist Caught Traveling 123 MPH in 30-MPH Zone

A New Hampton man is charged with eluding authorities after a motorcycle chase that officials say reached 123 mph.