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Mexican President Vicente Fox, in the U.S. on his first state visit, discussed illegal immigration and trade with President Bush Wednesday. Ray Suarez examines how the freshman president is being received at home and abroad.

Republican senators Bill Frist of Tennessee and Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania take opposing sides on the science and benefits of federally funded stem cell research.

Renewed gunbattles between Israeli forces and Palestinians threaten to unravel a ceasefire agreement. Should the U.S. step in as violence increases?…

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