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Goolsbee has been the face of the White House on economic news, and is a regular every first Friday of the month explaining the administration's take on the latest jobless numbers. Goolsbee served on the three-member economic council since the start of the administration.
While it's more typical for lawmakers to resign or be forced out after a sex scandal erupts, there are instances when lawmakers have survived scandals.
The justices sided with Roche on medical test ownership but against Halliburton on a securities fraud question. The court refused to review California's law allowing illegal aliens to get in-state college tuition.
"I didn't at any time yell," Jason West tells a local Utah newspaper. "I didn't go on a rant. I wasn't irate." But he may be fined 14,000 pennies ($140, that is) for paying a disputed medical bill with the coins and allegedly causing a disturbance.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs made his second major public appearance since he went on medical leave in January. He received standing ovation as he appeared at a conference Monday, where he was expected to announce a new service called iCloud.
Government advisers say President Ali Abdullah Saleh fully expects to return to Yemen after receiving medical treatment in Saudi Arabia, but others see his departure as a de facto resignation. At least six people have died in clashes between loyalists and tribesmen despite a Saudi-brokered truce.
The patriot did tell the British that 500 armed men were ready to fight them. But that was after he was captured and briefly held. Still, Palin says she was right to say Revere "warned the British that they weren't going to be taking away our arms."
More than 2,000 firefighters from several states battled a 287-square-mile wildfire in eastern Arizona that forced the evacuation of mountain communities and the closure of roads and a key highway as it burned its way through dry timber and brush.
The United States fired missiles at three suspected militant targets in northwest Pakistan on Monday, killing 16 people and keeping the pressure on insurgents days after a strike was believed to have killed a top al-Qaida commander, intelligence officials said.