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Barbour Defends Pardons

Governor Haley Barbour is defending his decision to pardon hundreds of Mississippians was well as its constitutionality.

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Kerry Says Window For Russia To Change Course In Ukraine Is Closing

Secretary of State John Kerry said there is no question Russia is behind an effort to destabilize eastern Ukraine.

Life Outside The Fast Lane: Startups Wary Of Web Traffic Plan

The Federal Communications Commission's proposal would let Web companies pay for faster access. But entrepreneurs, like Reddit's co-founder, are wondering how they would have fared with such rules.

Why The U.S. Is Worried About A Deadly Middle Eastern Virus

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has a fatality rate of about 30 percent. An uptick in new cases in Saudi Arabia has health specialists concerned that the virus could spread outside the region.

Radioactive Leak At U.S. Waste Dump Was Preventable, Report Says

The Feb. 14 release of radioactive material at the facility in New Mexico that contaminated 21 workers was due to poor management and lack of oversight, the Department of Energy says.

Yankees Pitcher Suspended Over 'Foreign Substance' On Neck

An umpire threw Michael Pineda out of a game Wednesday after he noticed pine tar smeared on the pitcher's neck.