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Obamacare enrollees urged to change passwords over Heartbleed bug 19 Apr 2014

NEW YORK - Americans with accounts on President Barack Obama's health insurance enrollment website, HealthCare.gov, were advised that their passwords had been reset to guard against the "Heartbleed" bug, in a message posted on the site on Saturday.

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Two justices say high court will likely rule on NSA programs

WASHINGTON - Two members of the Supreme Court indicated on Thursday night that the court will ultimately have to decide the legality of National Security Agency surveillance activities.

17 Apr 2014

U.S. appeals court rejects latest challenge to Wisconsin union law

WASHINGTON - A U.S. appeals court on Friday rejected the latest challenge to a Wisconsin law that restricts the power of public-sector unions.

18 Apr 2014

Obama budget would boost U.S. tax revenue, cut deficits: CBO

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's fiscal 2015 budget request would boost U.S. tax revenue by nearly $1.4 trillion over 10 years if fully enacted, cutting deficits by $1.05 trillion while funding new spending, the Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.

U.S. 17 Apr 2014

Obama looks to salvage Asia 'pivot' as allies fret about China

(The last paragraph of this April 16 story has been corrected to say Chuck Hagel is U.S. Defense Secretary)

China 18 Apr 2014