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‘I Knew It Wouldn’t Be Easy,’ Outgoing Health Secretary Sebelius Says

‘I Knew It Wouldn’t Be Easy,’ Outgoing Health Secretary Sebelius Says

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who has borne the brunt of criticism for the troubled rollout of the HealthCare.gov website, said Friday that as she prepares to leave that agency she is thankful to have had the chance to work on “the cause of my life.”

Obama: Passing Of Fort Hood Victims ‘Shakes Our Soul’

Obama: Passing Of Fort Hood Victims ‘Shakes Our Soul’

The killing of three soldiers at Fort Hood, Texas, “shakes our soul,” President Obama said on Wednesday.

Google Trains Its Lenses On Cambodia’s Ancient Temples

Google Trains Its Lenses On Cambodia’s Ancient Temples

Google has created a virtual trek through Cambodia’s jungle temples that aims to transport cyber-travelers to a wonder of the ancient world.

UConn Women Win, Making School Center Of College Hoops World

UConn Women Win, Making School Center Of College Hoops World

By routing Notre Dame 79-58 Tuesday night in Nashville, the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team won its ninth NCAA championship — which means that coach Geno Auriemma is no longer tied with legendary Tennessee coach Pat Summitt for the most titles among women’s coaches.

Russia Issues Warning As Ukraine Forcibly Removes Protesters

Russia Issues Warning As Ukraine Forcibly Removes Protesters

Riot police and other Ukrainian forces are cracking down on pro-Russian demonstrators in eastern Ukraine, drawing a warning from neighboring Russia on Tuesday that also alleged an American military contractor is helping Ukraine.

New Airline Survey Gives Virgin America Top Rating

New Airline Survey Gives Virgin America Top Rating

U.S. airlines got their highest ratings in more than 20 years in 2013, according to an annual survey in which Alaska Airlines came in 5th.

With NCAA Title, UConn Answers Questions About Kentucky, And Itself

With NCAA Title, UConn Answers Questions About Kentucky, And Itself

The Connecticut Huskies are the new NCAA champions, after beating a talented but young Kentucky Wildcats team in the men’s final played in Arlington, Texas.

Obama Is Poised To Sign Executive Order On Equal Pay And Contractors

Obama Is Poised To Sign Executive Order On Equal Pay And Contractors

Seeking to advance the cause of equal pay for women, President Obama plans to sign an executive order Tuesday barring federal contractors from retaliating against employees who discuss their salaries with each other.

Lucky, He Is: $242 Million Powerball Winner Channels Yoda

Lucky, He Is: $242 Million Powerball Winner Channels Yoda

B. Raymond Buxton was the lone lucky person to buy a winning ticket for the $425 million jackpot in the Powerball lottery’s Feb. 19 drawing.

Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

The extent of the damage isn’t yet clear and the six deaths reported so far may be followed by news of other fatalities.