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Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., ridiculed congressional lawmakers at a Tuesday transportation hearing, saying that many of his colleagues are afraid of “the tea party,” and others are opposed to any action under President Obama “because he’s the wrong color.”  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Rockefeller: Obama Opposed ‘Because He’s The Wrong Color,’ Fear Of Tea Party

Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., ridiculed congressional lawmakers at a Tuesday transportation hearing, saying that many of his colleagues are afraid of “the tea party,” and others are opposed to any action under President Obama “because he’s the wrong color.”

05/08/2014

A CBS News crew was held for several hours by pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine after they were blindfolded and detained at a checkpoint near the city of Horlivka. VASILY MAXIMOV/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News Crew Blindfolded, Detained By Pro-Russian Forces In Ukraine

A CBS News crew was held for several hours by pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine after they were blindfolded and detained at a checkpoint near the city of Horlivka.

05/02/2014

President Barack Obama speaks to guests at the Community College of Allegheny County on April 16, 2014 in Oakdale, Pa. (credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘We Don’t Need A War’ With Russia

President Barack Obama says that the United States is not looking to go to war with Russia over the unrest in Ukraine.

04/17/2014

Younger Americans tell CBS News it is cheaper to pay the penalty than to enroll in the Affordable Care Act program. (Getty Images)

Obamacare Not Attracting Young Americans

Only one-fourth of Americans under age 34 have signed up as of last month.

04/02/2014

Going for runs on a regular basis has been linked to a multitude of health benefits in countless research studies, but recent research suggests that too much running is tied to a shorter lifespan. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Study: Too Much Running Linked To Shorter Lifespans

Going for runs on a regular basis has been linked to a multitude of health benefits in countless research studies, but recent research suggests that too much running is tied to a shorter lifespan.

04/01/2014

Trying to head off a new round of consumer headaches with President Barack Obama's health care law, the insurance industry says it will give customers more time to pay their premiums for January. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: 53 Percent Of Americans Disapprove Of Obamacare

A majority of Americans continue to disapprove of the health care law as the signup deadline nears.

03/31/2014

Four years after the law’s passage, the Affordable Care Act remains unpopular with the American public, with a majority (53 percent) of U.S. adults saying they disapprove of President Obama’s signature health care legislation. credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images

Poll: At 4-Year Anniversary, Majority Of Americans Disapprove Of Obamacare

Four years after the law’s passage, the Affordable Care Act remains unpopular with the American public, with a majority (53 percent) of U.S. adults saying they disapprove of President Obama’s signature health care legislation.

03/21/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at the Union Depot in St Paul, Minn., on Feb. 26, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: 59 Percent Of Americans Disappointed In Obama’s Presidency

A majority of Americans are not happy with the way President Barack Obama is running the country.

02/27/2014

File photo of Jeb Bush. (credit: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Poll: Jeb Bush Favorite Among Republicans To Run For President

Republicans would like to see another Bush run for the White House.

02/26/2014

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Facebook: More People Check Their Profiles Each Day Than Read The Bible

Facebook’s numbers are epic. More Americans check Facebook daily than read the Bible and it has more monthly users worldwide than most continents have people.

02/04/2014

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