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What it's like to have your food stamps cut?
On Nov. 1, the largest cuts in the history of our country's food stamp program, now called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, went into effect when the increase ordained by the 2009 economic stimulus package expired.
How does a Secret Service agent manage to leave behind a bullet in a hotel room?
The latest Secret Service scandal has raised an unusual question: How does an agent manage to leave a stray bullet behind?
Gun-wielding citizens corral Walmart shoplifters
Police in this south Georgia town say two drunk men trying to steal $227 worth of meat from Walmart were stopped by two armed citizens, who held the suspects at gunpoint until police could arrest them.
VIDEO: Female Navy sailors ready for front lines
With the Pentagon opening frontline combat positions to women, one female sailor is ready to fulfill a childhood dream.
Hazardous asteroids may be more numerous than previously thought, scientists say
There are scads of building-size, potentially hazardous asteroids lurking in Earth's immediate neighborhood, and they may be colliding with the planet 10 times more often than scientists have previously believed, according to a new study published Wednesday that examined the airburst of a 25-million-pound asteroid earlier this year near the Russian city of Chelyabinsk.
Christie cruises in NJ, McAuliffe wins VA
His pitch bipartisan and inclusive, Republican Gov. Chris Christie cruised to re-election Tuesday in Democratic-leaning New Jersey amid talk of a possible 2016 presidential run. Democrat Terry McAuliffe narrowly won the Virginia governor's race, leading what Democrats hoped would be their first sweep of statewide offices in decades.
Attorney: Women on subway are fair game for 'up-skirt' pics
An attorney argued Monday that women can't expect privacy in a subway from people like her client, 31-year-old Michael Robertson, who is accused of using his cell phone camera to snap "up-skirt" pictures of female passengers.
Obama's Gallup approval rating hits new low
President Barack Obama's rating in the daily Gallup poll has fallen to its lowest level since October 2011 as his administration continues to be tarnished by the rocky debut of his health-care program.
VIDEO: Honda recalling Odyssey minivans
Honda announced a recall Monday for its Odyssey minivans due to a sensor issue which is causing vehicles to break on their own.
Feds to review case of teen found dead in wrestling mat
Federal prosecutors will conduct a formal review of the death of Kendrick Johnson, a 17-year-old who was found dead earlier this year inside rolled-up wrestling mats at his high school.
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