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Jan 03

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The Iowa Caucus gained in political notoriety following the 1976 Democratic race, when a little-known former governor from Georgia, Jimmy Carter, earned his first victory toward the presidency.

More than hour after the first scheduled transmission, NASA's Mars Polar Lander remains quiet. Undeterred, NASA's spokesman told reporters, "they believe that the Polar Lander could simply be in safe mode."…

In a stop near U.S. military headquarters in Kosovo Tuesday, President Clinton asked former Kosovar refugees to strive toward peace in the war-torn area, saying "the time for fighting is past."…