Public Opinion

SAN FRANCISCO - If recreational marijuana becomes a big over-the-counter business in California, it likely won't be because of big donations to a ballot measure to legalize the drug.

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan - Gen. David Petraeus trudges across a gravel helicopter landing area with his aides, looking purposeful but a bit grim, as he reaches a village outpost in the violent Afghan province of Helmand.

Although you rarely hear racial insults on Main Street these days, there's a place where unashamed bigotry is all too easy to find: tossed off in the comments sections of some of the Internet's most popular websites, today's virtual Main Street.

NEW YORK - A new poll shows a majority of likely voters in New York think a planned mosque near ground zero should be moved.

KABUL, Afghanistan - A U.S.-funded radio station is hoping a small hand-cranked radio can help turn the tide in a propaganda war against the Taliban, handing out thousands of the devices in the hopes of winning over ordinary Afghans.
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