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Washington Post: Motorists Rescued After Water Main Break Floods Road

Washington Times: States set to impose bevy of new taxes

Washington Examiner: Race for Teixeira heats up with reports that Nats raise offer

N.Y. Times: Betrayed by Madoff, Yeshiva U. Adds a Lesson

L.A. Times: Chinese seek to pull cats from the menu

USA Today: Census Bureau releases population estimates – On Deadline

Politico: Paparazzo snaps shirtless Obama

ABC News: ‘Internal Decapitation’: One Boy’s Amazing Recovery

CBS News: All But Decapitated, Boy, 9, Recovers

Fox News: Lesbian’s ‘Extreme’ Gang Rape Investigated in California

CNN: Army to honor soldiers enslaved by Nazis

Wall Street Journal: Best and Worst Ads of 2008

MSNBC: Bush pardons 19, commutes 1 prison term

Congressional Quarterly: Census Estimates Show Clout Again Likely to Go West and South

NPR: Blind Man Sees With Subconscious Eye

Roll Call: Kondracke: Obama Should Say ‘No’ to ‘War Crimes’ Probes of Bush Team