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Military Considers Relaxing 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

The Pentagon general counsel is looking at potential avenues around full enforcement as a stopgap, Gates said.

In Faith Healing Case, Dead Girl Called Malnourished

Raylene and Carl Brent Worthington of Oregon City are members of the Followers of Christ Church and are accused of manslaughter and criminal mistreatment in the March 2008 death of their child, Ava

Mexican Police Find Bodies, Severed Head in Hole

Michoacan has been a major focus of a crackdown on organized crime launched by President Felipe Calderon after taking office in late 2006

New Ideas for Road Trip Games

Before DVDs and GameBoy there were...car games. Do I spy some low budget fun?

Pastor Sentenced for Keeping Kid Porn on Church Computer

A former Texas pastor who admitted having more than 600 images of child pornography on his church computer has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.

Source: King of Pop's Will Grants Custody to Mother

Jackson's assets are to be put in a trust, a person with knowledge of the will told the Associated Press.

Palin, Obama Run-Off?

Alaska governor says she'd win if she went one-on-one with fellow jogger President Obama in long-distance race

Farrah Fawcett's Life Celebrated at Private Funeral

Her longtime companion, Ryan O'Neal, and her friend, Alana Stewart, both wore black as they entered the service, which was closed to media and the public.