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Tunisia's prime minister unveils coalition government

Washington Post - Sudarsan Raghavan - ‎1 hour ago‎
Protesters took to Tunis's streets Monday, demanding that the entire ruling party be wiped away from the government, news reports said.
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Chinese president in high-profile US visit

CNN International - Ben Rooney, Aaron Smith - ‎1 hour ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff US President Barack Obama (R) greets Chinese President Hu Jintao upon his arrival for dinner during the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, DC, on April 12. - Reuters - Xinhua - BusinessWeek

Teens take to the road to find King's legacy

Washington Post - Jenna Johnson, Hamil R. Harris - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rebecca Bennett hugs granddaughter, Kayla, 1, on Monday at Bethel Christian Fellowship Church on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE.
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How does the ethics-challenged Golden Globes survive?

Philadelphia Inquirer - Carrie Rickey - ‎27 minutes ago‎
In the run-up to the show, a lawsuit filed by two disgruntled employees alleged that the group awarding the Golden Globes had received kickbacks from broadcast advertisers.

As Jobs takes medical leave again, questions on Apple's future arise

Washington Post - Zachary A. Goldfarb - ‎1 hour ago‎
Steve Jobs, the iconic chief executive of Apple who has battled serious health problems for years, said Monday that he is taking another medical leave of absence, raising questions about whether the country's most highly valued ...

Raiders go on the offensive, pick Jackson

Boston Globe - ‎25 minutes ago‎
AP / January 18, 2011 The Raiders promoted offensive coordinator Hue Jackson to head coach yesterday after he helped the team more than double its scoring output in his first year with the franchise.

UN concludes probe of Hariri assassination

Washington Post - Colum Lynch, Leila Fadel - ‎1 hour ago‎
UNITED NATIONS - A UN prosecutor Monday submitted a sealed indictment against suspects in the 2005 assassination of a former Lebanese prime minister, concluding an investigation that has cast suspicion on top Syrian ...

Rethink handgun laws

Louisville Courier-Journal - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Let me qualify my commentary at the start. I am a senior citizen, a combat veteran and aware of the damage guns are capable of. I am a gun owner, and I was a hunter but gave it up for reasons not pertinent to this commentary.

How to delete address, cell number from Facebook

CNET - Larry Magid - ‎5 hours ago‎
Facebook will ask you each time you download an app whether to allow access to your contact information. On Friday, Facebook made yet another change to its privacy policy, enabling third-party application developers to access your street ...

Zenyatta tops Blame for Horse of the Year

Philadelphia Daily News - Dick Jerardi - ‎25 minutes ago‎
For the second consecutive year, there was serious intrigue as the Horse of the Year was announced last night at The Fontainebleau Miami Beach.

AU mediator in Cote d'Ivoire crisis holds talks with Gbagbo

Xinhua - Xiong Tong - ‎15 minutes ago‎
ABIDJAN, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who is also the African Union (AU) mediator in Cote d'Ivoire's post-election crisis, began a new round of discussions by first meeting with incumbent Laurent Gbagbo on Monday.

Kensington slaying suspect arrested

Philadelphia Inquirer - Troy Graham, Sam Wood - ‎24 minutes ago‎
At 10 am Monday, a state police DNA database got a hit identifying the so-called Kensington strangler, police said, as 22-year-old Antonio Rodriguez, sparking a massive manhunt across the city.

Fifty-one towns now affected in Victoria

ABC Online - ‎48 minutes ago‎
STEPHEN LONG: But first to flooding closer to home. Fifty one towns and cities in Victoria are now affected. And this afternoon the threat's shifted to Warracknabeal in the state's north-west - where 140 homes at risk.

Kings can't make up for lost time in 2-1 loss to Dallas

Los Angeles Times - Chris Foster - ‎1 hour ago‎
They start flat, and strong finish isn't enough, as Jack Johnson's penalty shot with 52 seconds left is stopped. It's their eighth loss in 10 games as they fall to 11th place in Western Conference.

Apple faces Jobs questions, even as sales set to soar

Reuters - Gabriel Madway - ‎23 minutes ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Apple Inc is set to report a stunning 50 percent jump in quarterly sales on Tuesday, as its iPhone and iPad excited holiday shoppers, but the consumer electronics powerhouse may face more pressing ...

Kidman & Urban Proud Of Fellow Aussies' Fighting Spirit - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Caption: Nicole Kidman (Picture) and Keith Urban 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton hotel - Arrivals Beverly Hills, California .... New parents NICOLE KIDMAN and KEITH URBAN have paid tribute to the "spirit" of their fellow ...

Goldman Limits Facebook Offering

Wall Street Journal - Liz Rappaport, Aaron Lucchetti - ‎7 hours ago‎
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. slammed the door on US clients hoping to invest in a private offering of shares in Facebook Inc., because it said the intense media spotlight left the deal in danger of ...

'The Bachelor' recap: The Whole Tooth

Entertainment Weekly - Kristen Baldwin - ‎2 hours ago‎
Emily reveals her tragic past to Brad, while Madison the vampire has a crisis of conscience. By Kristen Baldwin | Published Jan 18, 2011 "Ladies, come join me in the living room please!

Asian Stocks Gain on Earnings; Apple Drags Down US Futures, Dollar Falls

Bloomberg - Shiyin Chen - ‎1 hour ago‎
Europe's shared currency declined against 11 of its 16 most active peers and slid to $1.3281 at 11:08 am in Tokyo from $1.3294 yesterday.

Nadal, Murray Win at Australian Open as Opponents Retire Hurt

Washington Post - Rob Gloster - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jan. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray advanced to the second round of the Australian Open when their opponents retired hurt.

China committed to exchange rate reform -foreign ministry

Reuters - Huang Yan, Ben Blanchard - ‎1 hour ago‎
BEIJING Jan 18 (Reuters) - China is committed to reforming its exchange rate policy, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, after senior US senators pressed for Congress to get tough with China over "manipulating" its currency.

Jets' Revis tells Pats' Branch to take loss 'like a man' - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Patriots have seen - and heard - enough of the Jets to last an entire offseason. After New York's wild on-field celebration in Foxborough - complete with Braylon Edwards' backflip - following Sunday's 28-21 playoff win, Patriots wide receiver Deion ...

Computing: Tips for buying your first smart phone

Houston Chronicle - Dwight Silverman - ‎1 hour ago‎
It may seem like smart phones are everywhere, but these handheld computers are far from ubiquitous. Nielsen reports that, at the end of last year, only 31 percent of cell users had smart phones.


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