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At least 30 fans injured when car sails into fence at Daytona

Fox News - ‎18 minutes ago‎
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - At least 30 NASCAR fans were injured Saturday when a car sailed into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, and large chunks of debris -- including a tire -- flew into the grandstands.
Daytona Speedway crash injures driver, 28 fans
Daytona Put to Work Again After Accident at Track
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Threat of sequestration looms as deadline approaches

CBS News - ‎20 minutes ago‎
(CBS News) WASHINGTON - We are now six days from the deadline for Congress and the White House to reach a deal to avoid across-the-board cuts that would total $85 billion and be divided equally between defense and domestic programs.
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TechBit: Are you ready for your Oscars close-up?

Washington Post
1 hour ago
Written by
Hayley Tsukayama
Oscars. Are you ready for your Oscars close-up? Loading... Comments · Weigh In · Corrections? Personal Post. (iTunes/Bloomberg) - Oscars iPhone app.
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Will Manti Te'o be able to handle the verbal abuse he's expected to get in the NFL?

Yahoo! Sports
54 minutes ago
Written by
Jason Cole
INDIANAPOLIS - Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o faced a throng of curious reporters and approximately 40 cameramen and handled himself with aplomb, the kind of demeanor that would make any parent proud.
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'Silver Linings Playbook' shines at Indie Spirit Awards

USA TODAY - ‎51 minutes ago‎
'Silver Linings Playbook'. jennifer lawrence indie spirits. SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 23: Actress Jennifer Lawrence accepts the award for Best Female Lead onstage during the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach on February ...
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In Syria, new influx of weapons to rebels tilts the battle against Assad

Washington Post - ‎12 minutes ago‎
ANTAKYA, Turkey - A surge of rebel advances in Syria is being fueled at least in part by an influx of heavy weaponry in a renewed effort by outside powers to arm moderates in the Free Syrian Army, according to Arab and rebel officials.
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France's military operation in Mali in 'final phase'

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
French President Francois Hollande has said his country's forces are engaged in the "final phase" of the fight against militants in northern Mali.
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Chavez opponents hold demonstration in Venezuela demanding answers about ...

Washington Post - ‎19 minutes ago‎
CARACAS, Venezuela - Hundreds of government opponents demonstrated Saturday to demand answers about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's condition while he remains out of sight in a hospital, undergoing treatment more than 10 weeks after his ...
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Italians head to polls in crucial vote for euro zone

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Catherine Hornby. ROME | Sat Feb 23, 2013 7:03pm EST. ROME (Reuters) - Italians vote on Sunday in one of the most closely watched elections in years with markets nervous about whether it will produce a strong government to pull Italy out of recession ...
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Police investigating false report of MIT gunman

Boston Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Cambridge police said today they will seek criminal charges against the person who sent a bogus electronic message to the department claiming a gunman was inside a Massachusetts Institute of Technology building, prompting some 30 police officers to ...
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Snow, freezing rain to lash New England through Sunday (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Weather Channel's Kim Cunningham has the latest on a storm that's headed to New England and a second storm that's coming out of the Rockies.
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Police: SUV In Vegas Strip Shooting, Crash Found

NPR - ‎16 minutes ago‎
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Police have found a black Range Rover SUV in Las Vegas and identified a suspect in a shooting that sent a Maserati into a taxi that exploded, killing three people.
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In euro zone, clouds still mask silver lining

Washington Post - ‎Feb 22, 2013‎
The euro-zone economy faces at least another year of recession and rising unemployment, European officials reported Friday, with some major nations expected to miss their government deficit targets despite painful rounds of cost cutting.
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Jobless Claims in U.S. Increase for First Time in Three Weeks

Bloomberg - ‎Feb 21, 2013‎
Applications for unemployment benefits in the U.S. rose for the first time in three weeks, returning to levels seen prior to the holiday period and indicating little change in the pace of firings.
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Windows Azure Restored Following Global Outage from Expired SSL Certificate - ‎2 hours ago‎
Microsoft's Windows Azure storage was back online Saturday after an expired SSL certificate left customers unable to access their data.

Google Planning 42-Acre "Bay View" Expansion to Googleplex

PC Magazine
2 hours ago
Written by
David Murphy
According to a new article in Vanity Fair, Google is planning to launch a second campus neighboring its current Googleplex in Mountain View, California.
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Google laptop shows Apple a thing or two

3 hours ago
Written by
Brooke Crothers
Google's Chromebook Pixel has two killer features that MacBooks don't. Maybe it's time for Apple to rethink the MacBook concept.
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Box office update: 'Snitch' barely beats 'Identity Thief' with $4.1M on Friday; 'Die ...

Entertainment Weekly
6 hours ago
Written by
Grady Smith
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson's latest action thriller Snitch topped the box office on Friday, but its lead certainly isn't as solid as a rock.
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Poulter, Mahan on Collision Course at Match Play

ABC News - ‎37 minutes ago‎
The stars are gone from the Match Play Championship. Still alive are Ian Poulter and Hunter Mahan, the best in match play over the last few years.
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Howard Attributes Struggles To Conditioning

ESPN - ‎23 minutes ago‎
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Lakers already have lost more games this season (29) than they have in any full season since 2007, and big man Dwight Howard says he knows his inconsistent energy and struggles with conditioning have cost his ...
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Nats take on Mets in spring training opener

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Steven Strasburg got the start for the Washington Nationals, giving up two runs on three hits in two innings of work. The Washington Nationals stretch out on the grass before playing the New York Mets in their.
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McDowell ends Lowry's run through Match Play

Yahoo! Sports - ‎2 hours ago‎
Martin Kaymer hits out of the bunker onto the 17th green in the second round of play during the Match Play Championship golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 22, … Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, signs autographs for fans after defeating Alexander Noren 1 ...
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Brain Scans Show how Evolution Shaped Human Brain into Being Unique

Counsel & Heal - ‎5 hours ago‎
Human brain is unique in the way it processes information and has had significant changes in its structure since humans' split from monkeys some 25 million years ago.
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Monster Goldfish Found in Lake Tahoe - ‎Feb 21, 2013‎
A new kind of lake monster has been found, in the depths of Lake Tahoe: gigantic goldfish. Researchers trawling the lake for invasive fish species scooped up a goldfish that was nearly 1.5 feet long and 4.2 pounds.
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FDA approves Roche drug for late-stage breast cancer

Reuters - ‎21 hours ago‎
By Toni Clarke. WASHINGTON | Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:10pm EST. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. health regulators approved a new drug made by Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG for some patients with late-stage metastatic breast cancer who fail to ...
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New Guidelines for Genetic Testing in Children Issued by AAP

Counsel & Heal - ‎6 hours ago‎
As access to genetic testing continues to expand and interest in genetics and genomics rise, groups representing pediatricians and geneticists issued new recommendations on Thursday when it comes to testing a child's DNA for genetic conditions.
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