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Obama aims to clamp down on federal student loan servicers

More than 40 million Americans have student loans, and many are backed by the government.

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Baby found alive hours after car overturns in river

An 18-month-old Utah girl miraculously survived a car crash that killed her mother.

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Republicans warn Iran against nuclear deal with Obama

Republican senators say any nuclear deal made with President Barack Obama could last only as long as he remains in office.

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Gas prices jump 21 cents a gallon in 2 weeks

The average price has climbed to $2.54 a gallon, but it's still lower than it was a year ago.

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More gruesome testimony expected in Boston Marathon trial

Survivors of the bombing are steeling themselves for more gruesome testimony in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Major credit agencies agree to changes

The three largest credit reporting agencies will change the way they handle records in a major revamp long sought by consumer advocates.

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Wisconsin marked by third day of protests after police shooting

Activists protested for a third day over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen by a white policeman.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, March 9

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Thousands march on Selma bridge to remember ‘Bloody Sunday’

Several events this weekend marked the 50th anniversary of a turning point in the U.S. civil rights movement.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Spring ahead! Daylight-saving time starts Sunday

Don't forget to spring forward this weekend.

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Remembering the Selma march, 50 years on

Saturday marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic march in Selma, Alabama.

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3 tell of gruesome injuries, death at Boston Marathon

Witnesses say it was like "starring in a horror movie."

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FDA study finds little evidence of antibiotics in milk

Antibiotics and other drugs can end up in milk when they are used on dairy cows to keep them healthy.

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Review of Clinton emails to take months

A growing controversy over Hillary Clinton's use of personal email while she was U.S. secretary of state could drag on for months.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, March 6

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Plane slides off runway, crashes into fence

A jetliner with 125 passengers aboard slid off the runway during a snowy landing at LaGuardia Airport, smashing into a fence at the edge of Flushing Bay.

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Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases in April

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether states can ban gay marriage.

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Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial spent the first day of testimony listening to heartbreaking stories.

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Fate of Obama health law subsidies rests with 2 justices

The justices will gather in private Friday to cast their votes in the case.

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Houston Won’t Endorse Mayoral Candidates

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Springfield's sitting mayor won't say who he wants to replace him in a few weeks.

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Inmate Beats Guard, Escapes from Kankakee Jail

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The Kankakee County Sheriff's Office says Kamron T. Taylor fled from the Jerome Combs Detention Center at about 3 a.m. Wednesday.

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Rail Interest Group Seeks to Save Amtrak Dollars

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Governor proposes big cut in state subsidy

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Durbin Is Upset Human Trafficking Bill Is Stalled

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