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Manning, Giants top Patriots for Super Bowl title

By Gary Mihoces, USA TODAY By Robert Deutsch, USA TODAY Eli Manning celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after winning his second career Super Bowl title.
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Unclear if Wash. could have done more to protect sons of missing Utah woman ...

Washington Post -
SEATTLE - State authorities can expect tough questions about whether more might have been done to protect the children of a missing Utah woman who were killed along with their father when authorities said he blew up his home Sunday.

Mitt Romney wins big in Nevada

CBS News -
CBS News projects that Mitt Romney has won the Nevada Republican caucuses by a sizable margin, giving him his third victory in the race for the Republican presidential nomination.

MIA flips middle finger during Super Bowl half-time show -- PHOTO

Entertainment Weekly -
by James Hibberd During the Super Bowl half-time show, singer MIA flipped off millions of viewers during TV's most-watched telecast of the year.

'Israel has not made decision on Iran attack'

Jerusalem Post -
By REUTERS 02/06/2012 00:32 Jewish state "rightly" concerned about Tehran's plans, US President Obama says; no evidence Islamic Republic has "intentions, capabilities" to wage attacks on American soil; Israel, US to work "in lockstep" on Iran.

Komen reversal on Planned Parenthood doesn't end controversy

By Liz Szabo and Gary Strauss, USA TODAY Some cancer survivors and advocates say Susan G. Komen for the Cure will have to work hard to win back supporters, even after the breast cancer organization reversed course on a controversial decision to end ...

US, France hint at bolstering Syrian opposition

Jerusalem Post -
By OREN KESSLER AND REUTERS 02/06/2012 05:29 Clinton: Russian, Chinese obstructionism a 'travesty'; Hezbollah vows it won't let Assad fall; Russia's Lavrov heads to Damascus tomorrow.

US 'Deeply Concerned' About Egypt Activist Trials

Voice of America -
February 05, 2012 US 'Deeply Concerned' About Egypt Activist Trials VOA News The United States has expressed deep concern over Egypt's decision to put 43 people on trial over charges of "illegal funding" of pro-democracy groups.

Queen Elizabeth II renews pledge to serve Britain as she marks 60 years on the ...

Washington Post -
LONDON - Queen Elizabeth II marked her Diamond Jubilee on Monday with a message thanking all those who had supported her over her 60-year reign and reaffirming her dedication to serving the British people.

Police clear DC Occupy site, protesters look to a new day

Reuters -
By Lily Kuo | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US police officers cleared tents from an "Occupy" protest site in downtown Washington on Sunday, but demonstrators said even without the camp they would continue to fight for economic equality and other issues.

Occupy movement at crossroads

By Rick Hampson, USA TODAY When the Occupy Wall Street movement came to Austin four months ago, there was a big party. About 1300 people gathered at City Hall for a celebration with live music.

AP Newsbreak: Lost mushroom pickers signaled helicopter with knife, considered ...

Washington Post -
GOLD BEACH, Ore. - Three mushroom pickers lost six nights in the rugged forest of southwest Oregon used their dead cellphone and a sheath knife to flash a signal at the helicopter pilot who found them.

Asia Stocks Climb on US Jobs Data; Euro Drops

Bloomberg -
Enlarge image Asia Stocks Climb on US Jobs Data Asia Stocks Climb on US Jobs Data Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg The Tokyo Stock Exchange stands in Tokyo, Japan.

China bans its airlines from paying EU carbon tax

Washington Post -
BEIJING - China has banned its airlines from paying charges on carbon emissions imposed by the European Union, state media reported Monday.

Europe Leaders Maintain Pressure on Greece

Bloomberg -
Enlarge image Interim Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos Interim Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg Lucas Papademos, interim Greek prime minister.

KT Corp Fourth-Quarter Profit Rises, Helped by One-Time Gain

BusinessWeek -
By Jun Yang Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- KT Corp., South Korea's largest phone and Internet company, reported a 13 percent increase in fourth- quarter profit as a one-time gain masked higher costs and falling sales from phone calls.

Romney's organized campaign in Colorado has roots in '08 win

By Jackie Kucinich, USA TODAY GREELEY, Colo. - It may be a four-man race in Colorado, but one candidate clearly has had a head start.

Religious Condition Stirs Protest at a Caucus Site

New York Times -
LAS VEGAS - A special Saturday night Republican caucus here intended to accommodate Orthodox Jews who could not vote before sundown became the scene of controversy and confrontation after caucusgoers were told that to be admitted they had to sign a ...

Sweater Vests and Death Panels, Rick Santorum Makes His Pitch to Minnesotans

ABC News -
BIMIDJI, Minn. - Despite the gorgeous day in usually frigid northern Minnesota and cheerful crowds greeting him at every point of an hours long tour of this town, Rick Santorum had a doomsday message for those gathered at the local university.

Facebook users ask, 'where's our cut?'

Economic Times -
SAN FRANCISCO: By my calculation, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's founder and chief executive, owes me about $50. Without me, and the other 844999999 people poking, liking and sharing on the site, Facebook would look like a scene from the postapocalyptic ...

Facebook's Mobility Challenge

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New York Times -
Lots of people love their cellphones. Facebook, so far, is not a big fan. Amid the jaw-dropping financial figures the company revealed last week when it filed for a public offering was an interesting admission.

Ford asks GM to pull Super Bowl ad implying that Silverado is most dependable ...

Washington Post -
LAS VEGAS - Ford is demanding that rival General Motors pull a Super Bowl commercial that implies the Chevrolet Silverado pickup is more dependable than the Ford F-Series.

'The Woman in Black': Did you have a hard time watching Daniel Radcliffe play ...

Entertainment Weekly -
by Sandra Gonzalez Like many, I was excited to see Daniel Radcliffe in The Woman in Black this weekend. 1) I like scary movies. 2) The reviews were promising.

Super Bowl XLVI: Kelly Clarkson Sings the National Anthem—How'd She Do?

E! Online -
America's first idol sings America's song at the biggest sporting event in the world. How fitting! American Idol and two-time Grammy winner Kelly Clarkson took to the field at Super Bowl XLVI to tackle the National Anthem following Blake Shelton and ...

'The Voice' Super Bowl Ad: The Judges Engage in 'Vocal Kombat' Due to Betty White

AceShowbiz -
'It's about time somebody wanted me for my voice, and not my body,' says the veteran comedienne when Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Cee-Lo Green rush into her room.

Ferris Bueller drives a Honda CR-V in Super Bowl ad

Los Angeles Times -
This commercial for Honda's CR-V is a pitch-perfect homage to the beloved slacker movie “Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and could easily become one of the most talked about Super Bowl commercials Sunday.

Doesn't Run in the Family

New York Times -
INDIANAPOLIS - When Peyton Manning was a young teenager, he came upon some old films of his father playing college football. He asked Archie Manning to put them on the family television.

PHOTOS: See pics of the Giants Super Bowl win!

New York Daily News -
Are you ready for some football?!? These buddies from Long Island and the Bronx are fired up to start tailgaiting outside Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Super Sunday morning.

A Week After Blowing a Five-Shot Lead, Stanley Rallies From Eight Behind to Win

New York Times -
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Some of the most prolific authors are golfers, who can write a new narrative every week. On Sunday, seven long days after completing a horror story worthy of Stephen King, Kyle Stanley put the finishing flourishes on a redemptive ...

Reggie Johnson scores career-high 27, Miami knocks off No. 7 Duke 78-74 in OT

Washington Post -
DURHAM, NC - Leave it to the biggest player on Miami's roster to put the Hurricanes on his back and carry them to their most impressive victory in quite a while.

NASA's Goddard releases rare image of Earth

The State Column -
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center has released another spectacular image of Earth, the second such photo to come out of the US space agency this week.

Hundreds Turn Out for Bone Marrow Drive

By Heather Crawford - bio | email In the true spirit of Arkansas hundreds turned out Sunday to get swabbed to see if they could be a potential match for a Little Rock mom who is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.

Egg recall in 34 states over Listeria concerns

CBS News -
(CBS/AP) Michael Foods, a Minnesota-based food company, is recalling more than one million hard-cooked eggs from 34 states, after tests revealed some may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria.


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