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WHITE HOUSE CONTINUES FISCAL CLIFF FIGHT. Outside The Capitol.
President Obama applies campaign-style tactics near Philadelphia, hoping to mobilize public support as the year-end deadline for reaching a deal with Congress over taxes and spending cuts looms.

UN RECOGNIZES PALESTINE. May Not Be A Solution.
Independence remains a dream until the Palestinians and the Israelis sign a peace treaty.

ISLAMIST CONSTITUTION. More Clashes in Egypt.
A draft constitution is approved without the participation Christian and liberals, a move that further inflames the clash between the opposition and President Mohammed Morsi.

WHO WON POWERBALL? Secret Jackpot Winner.
Missouri Lottery confirms one winning ticket and may reveal the winner today. The second ticket holder, in Arizona, remains a mystery.

US SENATE DEBATES CIVIL LIBERTIES. With The US House.
By suggesting that US citizens suspected of terrorism and arrested on U.S. soil may not be held indefinitely sets up a fight with the US House, which rejected efforts to bar indefinite detention.