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President Barack Obama today said he will nominate Sylvia Mathews Burwell to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Burwell, 48, currently leads the White House budget office and is a familiar face to politicians, as she played a role in last year's budget crisis.

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ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.

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A group of scientists that tested a controversial business-card sized piece of papyrus that mentions Jesus' wife concluded that the document is not a fake. Harvard Divinity School said in a statement, "A wide range of scientific testing indicates that a papyrus fragment containing the words, 'Jesus said to them, my wife' is an ancient [...]]]> Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419949?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:33:31 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419949 Business update: GM puts 2 engineers on paid leave in recall case http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419952?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419952 Prosecutor: Oscar Pistorius is untruthful, an egotist http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419961?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419961 news-star.com http://www.news-star.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 05:22:49 +0000