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Security Council condemns violence against civilians in Libya

CNN International - ‎1 hour ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff UN official B. Lynn Pascoe briefed the Security Council on Libya before the council issued its statement. United Nations (CNN) -- In a statement, the UN Security Council said it "condemned the violence and use of force against ...
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Gaddafi says will not leave Libya

Xinhua - ‎25 minutes ago‎
TRIPOLI, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi refused to step down in a televised speech broadcast by Libyan state TV Tuesday evening, while warned demonstrators they might face death sentence if they restored to violence.
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Oil Rises for Fifth Day in New York as Libyan Unrest Stokes Supply Concern

Bloomberg - Margot Habiby, Ben Sharples - ‎1 hour ago‎
Oil rose for a fifth day in New York as intensifying violence in Libya stoked concerns that supplies will be disrupted should the turmoil spread to other crude- producing countries in the ...
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D'Antoni: Knicks closer to championship

ESPN - Ian Begley - ‎45 minutes ago‎
GREENBURGH, NY -- To Knicks coach Mike D'Antoni, the math is simple: two NBA stars are better than one. D'Antoni said on Tuesday that it was "tough" to part with four of his regulars in the blockbuster trade for Carmelo Anthony on Monday ...

Chicago turns out for 'historic' mayoral election with no Daley on ballot

Christian Science Monitor - Mark Guarino - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Chicago election officials see increased turnout for the first mayoral election since 1985 not to have Richard M. Daley's name on the ballot.

Christchurch Quake Kills at Least 75 as Rescuers Comb Ruins

BusinessWeek - Chris Bourke - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Feb. 23 (Bloomberg) -- The earthquake that rocked Christchurch yesterday killed at least 75 people with the death toll likely to rise as rescuers comb the ruins of office buildings throughout New Zealand's second-largest city.

Factbox: Several states mull limits on public unions

Reuters - Mary Wisniewski, Tim Ghianni - ‎47 minutes ago‎
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wisconsin is grabbing most of the headlines in the past two weeks for Governor Scott Walker's proposal to limit collective bargaining rights for state workers.

Cell Phones Affect Areas of the Brain, Study Shows

BusinessWeek - Amanda Gardner - ‎1 hour ago‎
TUESDAY, Feb. 22 (HealthDay News) -- A one-hour cell phone conversation stimulates the areas of your brain closest to the phone's antenna, but experts say they still have no idea whether these effects pose any long-term health risk.

NCAA Suspends UConn's Calhoun for 3 Games Next Season

New York Times - Joe Drape - ‎13 minutes ago‎
The NCAA suspended UConn Coach Jim Calhoun for three Big East conference games next season for seriously violating its recruiting rules.

Marine violence

BBC News - Will Ross - ‎16 minutes ago‎
It may be some time before we learn the exact details of the incident that saw four Americans hijacked and killed by Somali pirates off the coast of Oman.

One year later, focus on Woods is score, not words

USA Today - Doug Ferguson - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Woods passes another mile marker this week on what appears to be a slow road back. The first was Thanksgiving, the one-year anniversary of when his life came crashing down around him.

Iran Sends Two Naval Vessels Through Egypt's Suez Canal

Wall Street Journal - Richard Boudreaux - ‎41 minutes ago‎
JERUSALEM—Israel put its navy on alert as two Iranian naval vessels sailed through Egypt's Suez Canal on Tuesday, staking out what Israeli officials called a provocative, symbolic presence in the Mediterranean.

Rumors Of Apple Rumors Now Leading To Rumors Of Counter-Rumors

TechCrunch - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Apple rumor economy has always been fascinating. More so than any other company, people obsess over little tidbits of information which may be true, may be half true, may be half false, or may be totally made up.

John Thune isn't running for president. Who will make the first move?

Christian Science Monitor - Linda Feldmann - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The suspense over Campaign 2012 heightens, as Sen. John Thune (R) of South Dakota says he will spend the next two years focusing on his current job, rather than campaigning for the Big Job.

Motorola XOOM To Have Unlockable, Relockable Bootloader

SlashGear - Rue Liu - ‎29 minutes ago‎
We had just talked about the Motorola Atrix 4G having a locked bootloader to prevent any root-level customization of the device. And now, as if to placate developers that must not be all too happy with this, ...

NBC renews reality lineup; 'The Sing-Off,' 'The Biggest Loser' and 'Who Do You ...

Entertainment Weekly - Lynette Rice - ‎2 hours ago‎
Image Credit: Harper Smith/NBCNBC announced today that it has renewed The Sing-Off, The Biggest Loser, and Who Do You Think You Are for the 2011-12 season.

Gun battles erupt in Ivory Coast's main city

Reuters - Ange Aboa - ‎1 hour ago‎
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Gunfire and explosions shook an area of Abidjan that supports Ivorian presidential claimant Alassane Ouattara on Tuesday, and at least three soldiers died in clashes with protesters calling on his rival to step down.

'Never Say Never' Director Wanted To Film Justin Bieber Haircut - Kara Warner, Eric Ditzian - ‎20 minutes ago‎
'I would have brought a 3-D camera there,' Jon Chu tells MTV News of missing out on teen star's historic barber trip. By Kara Warner (@karawarner) , with reporting by Eric Ditzian (@ericditzian) There are few celebrities these days that can set the ...

PC Kinect SDK due this spring

GameSpot - Tor Thorsen - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Microsoft announces it will release a software development kit for Windows systems in the next few months. Soon after Kinect hit the market last November, academics and hobbyists began to experiement with it.

Lindsay Lohan: Why I've Been Out So Late

People Magazine - Dahvi Shira, Ken Lee - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Through Twitter, Lindsay Lohan has issued disclaimers when the paparazzi have caught her out in the wee hours at - or near - clubs.

Intel to debut Light Peak alongside Apple's new MacBook Pros Thursday

Apple Insider - Daniel Eran Dilger - ‎45 minutes ago‎
On the same day Apple is expected to unwrap its new MacBook Pros, Intel said it will be briefing the press on "a new technology that is about to appear on the market.

Home prices hit post-downturn lows

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Tom Bayles - ‎32 minutes ago‎
Home prices fell in nearly all major cities tracked by an influential index - and the experts behind the measure are unsure whether, broadly speaking, the housing market is anywhere near a bottom.

Bud Selig tells the Yankees to stop their complaining about revenue sharing - Craig Calcaterra - ‎3 hours ago‎
Ken Davidoff has what is hopefully the last we'll hear of Hank Steinbrenner's little tantrum yesterday. Guess what: when Hank Steinbrenner said that guys were “too busy building mansions” he didn't mean anyone specifically.


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