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Weiner says he wouldn't run for Congress again

09/09/2013 8:13am
Anthony Weiner says he won't run for Congress again if he loses the New York mayoral race.

%headline(A look at the candidates in NYC's mayoral race

09/09/2013 8:30am
Here's a look at the candidates on the ballot in the Democratic Party and Republican Party primaries competing in hopes of succeeding Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Alleged Somali pirate taken back into custody

09/09/2013 10:23am
An alleged Somali pirate is back in jail, less than 24 hours after he was released pending trial.

After gun laws, Colo. lawmakers face recall test

09/09/2013 10:26am
In a state darkened by the shadow of nightmarish mass shootings, a pair of Colorado lawmakers who voted in favor of new firearms restrictions are fighting to keep their jobs.

GOP Sen. Alexander opposes US strike on Syria

09/09/2013 10:54am
Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander says he will oppose a measure authorizing U.S. military force against Syria.

AFL-CIO hopes to expand membership beyond unions

09/09/2013 3:18pm
The AFL-CIO plans to open its membership to more non-union groups in an effort to restore the influence of organized labor as traditional union rolls continue to decline.

Hopkins lets professor re-post blog about NSA

09/09/2013 3:19pm
Johns Hopkins University says it's allowing one of its professors to re-post a blog about the National Security Agency it previously asked him to remove.

Leaders seek to avoid early Calif. inmate releases

09/09/2013 4:52pm
Gov. Jerry Brown and the four leaders of California's Legislature reached a compromise Monday on reducing the state's prison population, offering to spend more money on rehabilitation efforts if a panel of federal judges will extend an end-of-the-year deadline to release thousands of inmates.

Center-right bloc takes power in Norway

09/09/2013 5:00pm
Conservative Party leader Erna Solberg _ nicknamed "Iron Erna" _ will become Norway's new prime minister as the leader of a center-right coalition government likely including an anti-immigration party.

New details in how the feds take laptops at border

09/09/2013 7:40pm
Newly disclosed U.S. government files provide an inside look at the Homeland Security Department's practice of seizing and searching electronic devices at the border without showing reasonable suspicion of a crime or getting a judge's approval.