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President Obama unveils $75 billion plan to help 'at risk' homeowners
New York Daily News - 44 minutes ago
BY Michael Mcauliff President Obama waves as he arrives to speak at Dobson High School in Mesa, Ariz., on Wednesday. WASHINGTON - Another day, another multibillion-dollar bailout plan for President Obama - this one aimed at up to 9 million distressed ...
Home foreclosure help: how will plan work Chicago Tribune
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Voice of America
Ben Bernanke, Fed Chairman and Newly Minted Radical.
Washington Post - 1 hour ago
By Dana Milbank Ben Bernanke hadn't yet sampled his dessert -- a dollar-sign cookie atop chocolate cake -- when his hostess at yesterday's luncheon rose to deliver a brutal assessment of his tenure at the Fed.
Fed adopts de facto inflation target Financial Times
Bernanke vows bank will do all it can for US Washington Times
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'Sustained' Push Seen in Afghanistan
Washington Post - 33 minutes ago
By Ann Scott Tyson The United States will have to keep about 60000 troops in Afghanistan for at least the next three to four years to combat an increasingly violent insurgency, the top US commander in Afghanistan said yesterday, warning that 2009 will ...
Gates Says NATO Help in Afghanistan May Be Largely Civilian Voice of America
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Clinton confirms will attend Gaza aid conference
AFP - 42 minutes ago
JAKARTA (AFP) - US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton confirmed Thursday she will attend an international conference next month in Egypt to help rebuild Gaza after the Hamas-Israel war.
Indonesia asks US for currency swap deal-FT Reuters India
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Voice of America
Obama Hoping to Reinforce US Trade Relationship With Canada
Washington Post - 1 hour ago
By Michael D. Shear President Barack Obama will leave today for Canada -- his first foreign trip as president -- where he is expected to discuss trade and the environment with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Obama seeks to woo Canadians BBC News
Talk of Nafta on Campaign Trail Is Looming Over Obama’s Trip to Canada New York Times
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The Age
Olmert, Amos Gilad duel in public
Jerusalem Post - 2 hours ago
By HERB KEINON The sudden shift in policy toward kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit and a cease-fire with Hamas brought into the open on Wednesday a deep split between Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Amos Gilad, the Defense Ministry's diplomatic-military ...
Israel drafts new Hamas prisoner list for potential Shalit swap Ha'aretz
Israel Says It Will Unseal Gaza Only if Soldier Is Freed New York Times
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Kansas Governor Is Top Choice for Health
New York Times - 29 minutes ago
By PETER BAKER and ROBERT PEAR WASHINGTON - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius of Kansas, an early Obama ally with a record of working across party lines, is emerging as the president’s top choice for secretary of health and human services, advisers said Wednesday ...
Officials: Sebelius in lead for Health and Human Services post CNN
Sebelius top choice for US health secretary: report Reuters
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Some governors might reject stimulus package funds
USA Today - 1 hour ago
AP By Matt Kelley, USA TODAY WASHINGTON - Although President Obama's stimulus package provides about $144 billion directly to state and local governments, a few Republican governors are suggesting they might reject some of the money.
Some GOP-Governed States Wary Of Stimulus CBS News
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Burris Gives a Defense and Appeals for Support
New York Times - 1 hour ago
By MONICA DAVEY CHICAGO - In a crammed downtown dining hall, Senator Roland W. Burris on Wednesday urged this city’s political and business base, people Mr.
Reid not calling for Burris resignation San Francisco Chronicle
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ABC News
As Others Fled Venezuela, Bank Saw a Golden Opportunity
New York Times - 56 minutes ago
By SIMON ROMERO CARACAS, Venezuela - In 2005, foreign investors were growing nervous about Venezuela as President Hugo Chávez began asserting greater control of the economy, but Stanford International decided it was time to put down stakes.
Stanford: Signs That Should Have Worried Investors BusinessWeek
Hundreds seek their money as Stanford fallout spreads Reuters
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BBC News
UBS AG to provide details on US clients to avoid prosecution
Bizjournals.com - 1 hour ago
Switzerland’s tradition of banking secrecy is being turned on its head with a newly announced deal that has its largest bank turning over account information to the US government and paying a $780 million fine.
UBS to identify clients, pay $780 mln in tax case Reuters
UBS Will Pay $780 Million to Settle US Tax Claims Bloomberg
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Voice of America
As Source of Aid Gets Tapped, White House Must Decide How to Proceed
Washington Post - 2 hours ago
General Motors cars sit atop a car carrier at an assembly plant in Lordstown, Ohio. GM has said that, without aid, it will run out of cash by March 31.
Automakers Dismiss Bankruptcy; US Won’t Rule It Out Bloomberg
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Sydney Morning Herald
Facebook Rules
New York Times - 2 hours ago
By The Editors Earlier this month, Facebook deleted a provision from its terms of service that said users could remove their content at any time, and added new language that said it would retain users’ content after an account was terminated.
Privacy law call in Facebook row BBC News
Facebook's Privacy Flap: What Really Went Down PC World
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San Francisco Chronicle
Five Reasons Why the Nintendo DSi Rocks
PC World - 5 hours ago
Nintendo has given its hot handheld a massive upgrade. Here's why we love the new DSi. The Nintendo DSi is on the horizon, but the millions and millions of original DS and DS Lite owners may be asking themselves whether picking up a new version of ...
Nintendo sets local launch date for DSi console The Age
US DSi Release Detailed IGN
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4G LTE network for US planned
VNUNet.com - 59 minutes ago
US mobile phone carrier Verizon Wireless has layed out plans for its first 4G network in the US. The company revealed on Wednesday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that it would be aiming to roll out a Long Term Evolution (LTE) network within ...
Verizon awards 4G contracts to Ericsson and Alcatel-Lucent Financial Times
Verizon Lays Out LTE Plans InformationWeek
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'American Idol' selects first 3 finalists
The Associated Press - 32 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Tatiana Del Toro had something else to cry about. The emotional 28-year-old crooner from San Juan, Puerto Rico, was one of nine "American Idol" semifinalists sent packing Wednesday.
American Idol's Top 12 Gets First Three E! Online
American Idol: Semi-finals, week one (results) The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
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Ars Technica
Some Markets Pull Plug on Analog TV
Washington Post - 1 hour ago
By Kim Hart The Federal Communications Commission said it received more than 28000 calls Tuesday as some broadcasters moved to shut off their analog television signals early despite worries that many viewers are still unprepared for the switch to ...
DTV coupon backlog seen gone within weeks Reuters
Minnesota TV stations make the switch to digital MSNBC
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USA Today
Octuplets' mother faces public backlash
USA Today - 1 hour ago
By Wendy Koch, USA TODAY Her publicist quit because of death threats, and a book agent decided not to handle her story. Nadya Suleman, 33, who gave birth Jan. 26 to the nation's first octuplets who all survived more than a week, has not had an easy ...
Grandmother Of Octuplets May Lose Home, Owes $23K In Mortgage Payments Access Hollywood
Octuplet Mom's Family Home Is in Default People Magazine
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The Southern Ledger
Griffey chooses to return to Mariners
MLB.com - 1 hour ago
By Jim Street / MLB.com Ken Griffey Jr. played with the Mariners from 1989-99, winning the MVP Award in 1997. (Tom Olmscheid/AP) PEORIA, Ariz.
Griffey headed back to Seattle on 1-year deal FOXSports.com
Ken Griffey Jr. decides to return to Mariners The Associated Press
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New Zealand Herald
Sports of The Times It Can Be A Circus Under Yankees’ Big Tent
New York Times - 1 hour ago
By GEORGE VECSEY It was movie day in the Yankee clubhouse. The lads pulled up folding chairs and leaned back to watch a mandatory training video.
Sources: MLB wants A-Rod to talk ESPN
Jeter defends A-Rod, attacks critics MLB.com
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Lance Armstrong's bike was returned to Police
Cyclingnews.com - 1 hour ago
The Sacramento Police Department confirmed today that Lance Armstrong's (Astana) one-off 'Livestrong' Trek Equinox TTX time trial bike had been recovered.
Armstrong's bicycle found, police say CNN
Sacramento police recover Armstrong's stolen bike The Associated Press
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ABC News
Group Sex, Trysts Without Condoms Fuel Raging HIV in Asian Men
Bloomberg - 3 hours ago
By Simeon Bennett Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Group sex and low condom use among gay and bisexual men are spreading HIV rapidly in Asia, making male-to-male intercourse the region’s fastest-growing means of transmitting the deadly virus, health officials ...
WHO warns of a growing male AIDS crisis New Straits Times
AIDS becomes China's deadliest infectious disease The Associated Press
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Growth of clinical trial outsourcing raises issues
CNN - 1 hour ago
By Tom Watkins (CNN) -- The practice of moving research involving human subjects from wealthy countries to less wealthy countries has grown in recent years, raising a number of ethical and scientific issues that need to be addressed, researchers said ...
Outsourcing of Drug Trials Is Faulted New York Times
UNC researchers raise questions about overseas drug trials Bizjournals.com
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Enews 2.0
WellPoint to pay $10M in settlement
Bizjournals.com - 5 hours ago
The $10 million agreement is the latest in Cuomo’s effort to reform the way insurers determine reimbursement rates for out-of-network services.
WellPoint to pay $10 mln after reimbursement probe Reuters
WellPoint To Settle Health Care Reimbursement Probe Hartford Courant
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Brisbane Times
Woman Mauled by Chimp Has Surgery, and Her Vital Signs Improve
New York Times - 46 minutes ago
By ANAHAD O’CONNOR The doctors treating Charla Nash, the woman who was savagely attacked by a friend’s chimpanzee on Monday, said that she showed small signs progress on Wednesday after undergoing more than seven hours of surgery on her face and hands ...
Chimpanzee Owner Says She Never Gave Xanax to the Animal FOXNews
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Boston Globe
Holder: US a 'nation of cowards' on race discussions
CNN - 1 hour ago
By Terry Frieden WASHINGTON (CNN) -- In a blunt assessment of race relations in the United States, Attorney General Eric Holder Wednesday called the American people "essentially a nation of cowards" in failing to openly discuss the issue of race.
Excerpts from Atty Gen Holder's remarks on race The Associated Press
Holder says US cowardly on race Washington Times
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Rep. Roy Blunt to Run for Senate in 2010
FOXNews - 34 minutes ago
Former House Minority Whip Roy Blunt will seek election to one of Missouri's Senate seats in 2010, FOX News has learned. Former House Minority Whip Roy Blunt, R-Mo, will announce that he's running for the Senate in Missouri on Thursday, according to ...
Sources: Mo. Rep. Blunt to run for Senate in 2010 The Associated Press
Roy Blunt is IN for US Senate in 2010 Kansas City Star
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