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Congress OKs cliff deal, signaling future fights

By ALAN FRAM (WASHINGTON, AP) — Congress’ excruciating, extraordinary New Year’s Day approval of a compromise averting a prolonged tumble off the fiscal cliff hands President Barack Obama most of…

Twin mothers in Ohio give birth the same day

(AKRON, Ohio, AP) — Aiden and Donavyn didn’t wait until New Year’s Day to come screaming into the world, but the circumstances of their births are still pretty special: The…

Ivory Coast stampede survivors blame barricades

By INZA BAKAYOKO (ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, AP) — Survivors of a stampede in Ivory Coast that killed 61 people, most of them children and teenagers, after a New Year’s Eve…