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Bush's Veto of Bill on C.I.A. Tactics Affirms His Legacy

President Bush shut down a Congressional effort to limit harsh interrogation techniques, cementing a legacy of fighting for strong executive powers.

Downturn Tests the Fed's Ability to Avert a Crisis

Lenders and businesses are becoming more cautious about whom they lend to and hire, slowing the economy further.

The Long Run
Obama in Senate: Star Power, Minor Role

In Barack Obama's time in the Senate, there are two competing elements: his celebrity and the realities of the job he was elected to do.

Rift Over AIDS Treatment in South Africa
Mariella Furrer for The New York Times
Rift Over AIDS Treatment in South Africa

Critics say the South African government has been slow to implement a more effective treatment to prevent the infection of newborns by their H.I.V. - positive mothers.

The Food Chain
A Global Need for Grain That Farms Can't Fill

When much of the country is contemplating recession, farmers are flourishing because of runaway demand.

Math Suggests College Frenzy Will Soon Ease

The number of high school graduates is projected to start declining, which could make it easier to get into college.


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College Sports Rivalries

No. 1 North Carolina beat its archrival, Duke, 76-68. What are the most exciting rivalries in college sports?

Geneva Motor Show
Glamour and Cars? It's Still the Swiss
Glamour and Cars? It's Still the Swiss

The Geneva Motor Show is a throwback to the time when auto shows were celebrations of the industry.

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