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US names groups suspected of Benghazi attack

Two Ansar al-Sharia groups, one of which is led by an ex-Guantanamo inmate, blacklisted for 2012 attack on US consulate.<p>The United States has blacklisted two Libyan armed groups, accusing them of leading a 2012 attack on the US mission in Benghazi in which the ambassador and three other Americans …

Side Effect Of Legal Pot: Police Budgets Take A Hit

Some U.S. states are viewing the legalization of marijuana as a chance to gain new sources of tax revenue. Several states allow its use for medical reasons; Colorado has approved its recreational use, and Washington will follow suit this year.<p>But the decriminalization of pot also stands to remove a …

Young adults a fourth of enrollees

Just under a quarter of Obamacare sign-ups so far have been in the critical 18-to-35-year-old age range, the Obama administration revealed Monday, the first time officials have given demographic data about health plan enrollees.<p>The administration had set a goal of around 38 percent to 40 percent of …

'Octomom' Nadya Suleman charged with lying in applying for welfare

"Octomom" Nadya Suleman, who drew international attention in 2009 when she gave birth to octuplets, could face years in jail for allegedly failing to disclose nearly $30,000 in earnings when she applied for welfare last year, prosecutors announced Monday.<p>Suleman, 38, is only the second U.S. woman …

Obamacare enrolment numbers reveal critical lack of young customers

The scale of the challenge still facing the Obama administration over the president's healthcare was starkly exposed on Monday when new figures showed that less than a third of people signing up for health insurance plans are under 35.<p>In its first release of a demographic breakdown since the …