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Obama: Let's 'revamp' our taxes

Ronald Reagan did it. George W. Bush did it. On Monday, Barack Obama did it.

Atari U.S. files for bankruptcy, but plays on

The U.S. arm of Atari, the iconic video game company that created "Pong," filed for bankruptcy on Monday.

Grambling band performs for President Obama

The Grambling State Marching Band performed at the National Mall Sunday night for CNN.

The best Inauguration Day tweets

Maybe it didn't have quite the grandeur of President Barack Obama's historic inauguration four years ago. But Monday's Inauguration Day events showcased the pomp and circumstance of the U.S.

Cellphone carriers brace for a nasty quarter

It sounds backwards, but the more smartphones carriers sell, the worse their profit margins get.

49ers and Ravens -- and Harbaugh brothers -- to face off in Super Bowl XLVII

One Harbaugh will win Super Bowl XLVII. Another will lose it.

'Horrific' New Mexico shooting leaves 5 dead; investigators arrest 15-year-old

Sheriff's investigators combed through what one called a "horrific" crime scene Sunday after the shooting deaths of five people, three of them children, at a home outside Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Why conservatives call MLK their hero

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was called a communist, an outside agitator, and a drum major for righteousness. But now a growing number of people are calling King something else: A conservative icon.

Crowd of 800,000 to welcome Obama to second half of his presidency

A day after formally beginning his second term, President Barack Obama on Monday takes part in the full trappings of his inauguration by reciting the oath of office in front of a crowd expected to number between 800,00 and 900,000 people.

Alicia Keys to sing National Anthem at Super Bowl XLVII

Fourteen-time Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Alicia Keys will sing the National Anthem as part of Super Bowl XLVII pregame festivities at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on February 3, the NFL a