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Obama's Support Grows Broader, New Poll Finds

Barack Obama is now viewed by most Democrats as the candidate best able to defeat John McCain, according to the latest New York Times / CBS News Poll.

Pieces of Texas Turn Primary Into a Puzzle

The rapidly mounting fight in Texas has reminded strategists yet again of the state's unwieldy size and geographical differences.

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Ford Is Pushing Buyouts to Workers

Ford is pitching a buffet of buyout packages that are among the richest ever offered to factory workers, including one-time cash payments of $140,000.

California Creates Post to Manage Volunteers
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California Creates Post to Manage Volunteers

After a recent oil spill in San Francisco Bay demonstrated that vast numbers of people want to help, California is creating a cabinet-level office for volunteer management.

 
North Korea Welcomes New York Philharmonic

The orchestra was presented with a gala performance of traditional music and dance and an endless banquet.

Poll Finds a Fluid Religious Life in U.S.

More than a quarter of adult Americans have left their childhood faith for another religion or no religion.

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