If compromise is an art, we probably shouldn't expect any masterpieces out of Congress.
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With approval ratings for Congress languishing in the single digits, a new poll suggests calling a lawmaker subhuman might be an insult -- to cockroaches.
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"The Big Lebowski" co-stars Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore have begun work on "Seventh Son," the Hollywood fantasy action film's producers said.
Chinese scientists say they have completed the first sequencing of the Mongolian genome, allowing for a better understanding of Mongols' evolutionary history.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Mongolian President Tsakhia Elbegdorj said Thursday they share common interests in promoting freedom and human rights.
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