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WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said Tuesday that US intelligence agencies could have prevented the attempt to bomb an airliner on Christmas Day, and used a grim and forceful White House statement to demand ...
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The United States reopened its embassy in Yemen on Tuesday, a day after Yemeni security forces killed two people suspected of being members of Al Qaeda and linked to the threats against several diplomatic outposts.
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Ha'aretz - - 2 hours ago
Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon met yesterday with Britain's attorney general Patricia Janet Scotland, who is on a private visit to Israel, to protest the issuing of arrest warrants in Britain for senior Israeli officials.
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WASHINGTON - House Democratic leaders said Tuesday that they would insist on changes to the Senate health care legislation to make coverage more affordable for middle-class Americans and to tighten control over the insurance ...
So much for transparency in Congress Fort Worth Star Telegram
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msnbc.com - 16 minutes ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Seemingly suspicious pieces of luggage delayed flights at two airports Tuesday, prompting evacuations in Minneapolis and closing a California airport where authorities discovered what turned out to be soft drink bottles filled ...
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San Francisco Chronicle - - 1 hour ago
(01-05) 17:47 PST MADERA -- Three biologists with the California Department of Fish and Game were killed Tuesday when their helicopter clipped a power line and crashed while they were surveying deer in the Sierra foothills south of Yosemite National ...
Chopper crashes in remote Calif. forest; 4 men die Chicago Sun-Times
State helicopter crashes in Madera County, killing at least one person Los Angeles Times
Washington Post - - 49 minutes ago
The US auto market continued its slow crawl out of the recession in December as more consumers bought cars, but shoppers' enthusiasm remained well below pre-crisis days.
Ford roars amid strong December auto sales Detroit Free Press
New York Times - - 4 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple encroached onto Google's turf on Tuesday with its acquisition of Quattro Wireless, a mobile advertising company.
Apple confirms buying mobile ad company Quattro Computerworld
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Washington Post - - 49 minutes ago
Troubled auto lender GMAC on Tuesday said it expects to suffer a fourth-quarter loss of about $5 billion, mostly because of struggles in its mortgage division.
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USA Today - - 26 minutes ago
AP By Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY Taking direct aim at Apple's iPhone, Google on Tuesday introduced its most advanced phone to date - the Nexus One - and opened an online store to sell it directly to consumers.
Apple Insider - 23 minutes ago
By AppleInsider Staff Previously seen only as a leaked concept, Microsoft and HP could unveil the dual-screen, book-like touchscreen device known as the Courier Wednesday at CES.
USA Today - - 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON - Hubble astronomers unveiled a panoramic view Tuesday of the universe's youngest galaxies, offering the earliest look yet at the puny predecessors to our own Milky Way.
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Los Angeles Times - 48 minutes ago
Casey Johnson was an heiress to one of the world's great fortunes, grew up privileged in Manhattan with socialites Paris and Nicky Hilton and eventually moved to Los Angeles where she became a familiar face in the Hollywood party scene.
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Entertainment Weekly - - 5 hours ago
While Hollywood's bean counters are all in a tizzy, scrambling to predict whether Avatar has a chance of smashing Titanic's record as the biggest box-office hit of all time, we here at EW are preoccupied with more esoteric questions ...
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Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago
Rachel Abramowitz is back on the Hero Complex today with the news that Sam Mendes is poised to become the first Oscar-winning director in the history of the venerable James Bond franchise.
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Washington Post - - 55 minutes ago
Mike Shanahan, who won two Super Bowls as head coach of the Denver Broncos. is Daniel Snyder's choice to coach the Washington Redskins.
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USA Today - 21 minutes ago
Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - Martin Brodeur posted 28 saves for his fifth shutout of the season to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-0 win over the Dallas Stars at Prudential Center.
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Some widely prescribed drugs for depression provide relief in extreme cases but are no more effective than placebo pills for most patients, according to a new analysis released Tuesday.
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For young adults, many of whom do not have health insurance coverage, the health care reform bill will add a new and costly expense into their budgets.
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CNN - - Jan 4, 2010
Burj Dubai is the extremely tall centerpiece of an ambitious development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (CNN) -- Things are looking up in Dubai.
New York Times - - Jan 2, 2010
I LOVE reading history, and the shelves in my living room are lined with fat, fact-filled books. There's “The Hemingses of Monticello,” about the family of Thomas Jefferson's slave mistress; there's “House of Cards,” about the fall ...
Los Angeles Times - - Jan 3, 2010
Americans are prone to take credit for the Soviet bloc's demise. The reality is that 'our' victory in the Cold War was not what we thought it was, and our myths have hurt the world and ourselves.
Boston Globe - - Jan 1, 2010
It's not monogamy. But it's not cheating or polygamy, either. It's called polyamory, and with hundreds practicing the lifestyle in and around Boston, is liberal Massachusetts ready to accept it?
New York Times - - Jan 2, 2010
“THIS is my final annual meeting as chairman,” says Sandy Weill, standing near the window of his office, peering at a grainy photograph of him and his wife on stage at Carnegie Hall more than three years ago.