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  • BERLIN, N.H.-- Mitt Romney is a part-time resident of this tiny state, and his fiscally conservative, socially moderate tenure as governor of neighboring Massachusetts once seemed a good match for New Hampshire's independent and libertarian-leaning electorate.

  • For all the criticism lobbed at Hollywood over greenwashing, there are a few true champions of nature among the rich and famous – and these 15 exemplify that.

    For all the criticism lobbed at Hollywood over greenwashing, there are a few true champions of nature among the rich and famous – and these 15 exemplify that.

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    In a wide-ranging talk about the Internet and government, Al Gore urged the techie crowd at South By Southwest to use digital tools to improve government.

  • Since 1992, politicians vying for the highest office in America have tried to project a down-home demeanor to endear themselves to the electorate. At the same time, nobody can mount a serious campaign for the presidency without money, and lots of it. So as nice as it is to come off like someone a voter would love to have a beer with, even the folksiest candidate will never make it to the Iowa caucus without a vast war chest.Since it takes money to run for president, it’s not surprising that some

    CNBC.com ranks the 10 richest people who have sought the U.S. presidency since 1992. Check out the list!

  • Natural gas producers will increase output despite weak prices, the oil ETF USO will continue to disappoint investors and a backlash arises over alternative domestic energy.

  • Police say they are reopening an investigation into allegations by a Portland massage therapist that former Vice President Al Gore groped her at a hotel in 2006.

  • Vice President Al Gore kisses his wife Tipper Gore after accepting the democratic nomination for President of the United States on the the fourth and final night of the Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, CA, August 17, 2000.

    Former Vice President Al Gore and his wife, Tipper, are separating after 40 years of marriage.

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    Investors are just as ill prepared for a sudden shift to sustainable energy as they were for the sub-prime meltdown.

  • Former U.S. President Bill Clinton seen speaking during the inaugural Rural Summit in Washington, DC

    The big foreign policy news overnight is that the other Clinton (Bill) had foreign policy success for the Obama administration. After meeting with the supreme leader Kim Jong-Il, our former President brought home the two reporters who were being held in North Korea.