The huge bill funds every agency of government, pairing increases for
Also included is funding for tighter regulations on financial markets, but at levels lower than the president wanted.
CYBERSECURITY CONCERNS LOOM OVER HEALTH CARE SITE: Cybersecurity concerns over President
But a congressional hearing featuring three senior technology experts from within the Health and
One of the witnesses, HHS chief information officer
THREE EMERGE AS FAVORITES IN OSCAR RACE: The con-artist comedy "American Hustle" and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, with the historical epic "12 Years a Slave" trailing closely with nine nominations.
ARMY HELICOPTER DOWNED, ONE DEAD: A member of an elite
The MH-60 Black Hawk helicopter was returning from a routine training flight when it made a "hard landing" just before
The three-man crew was assigned to the
LAST FEMALE MUNCHKIN FROM 'WIZARD OF OZ' DIES AT 95:
With her death, only one actor who played one of the original 124 Munchkins remains alive.
Duccini died of natural causes in
Her death was confirmed by
FACEBOOK ADDS TRENDING TOPICS TO SITE: In a move that echoes Twitter,
GROUP: BUDDHIST MOB RAIDS TOWN: A Buddhist mob rampaged through a town in an isolated corner of Myanmar, hacking Muslim women and children with knives, a villager and a rights group reported Thursday, saying there could be more than a dozen deaths.
A government official said the situation was tense, but denied any deaths.
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