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Sudanese Basketball Dynasty Scouts Fresh Talent

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Out Of Work And Need Support? Try A Local Church

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Critics: Texas Agency Favors Builders Over Buyers

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Stimulus Money To Launch Texas Health Clinic

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Sarah Palin As Dorothy? We're Not In Kansas ...

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Rep. Visclosky's Tale Shows Pork Is Hard To Trim

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Anatomy Of A Bank Takeover

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Recession Tests Citizens' Patience With Obama

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ERs Report Rise In Binge Drinking By Teens

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Projected Deficit Bigger Than Expected

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