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Libya's divided capital: Face to face with Gaddafi's militiamen

The Guardian - Fabrizio Caccia - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Cars with green flags in their windows flash past on the motorway, sounding their horns, just so you know this is Tripoli - the city still loyal to Muammar Gaddafi.
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Air Force awards $35B tanker contract to Boeing

Forbes - Donna Cassata, Lolita C. Baldor - ‎14 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON -- Capping a decade of delays and embarrassing missteps, the Air Force on Thursday awarded one of the biggest defense contracts ever - a $35 billion deal to build nearly 200 ...
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Wisconsin police sent to search for Democratic senators

Reuters - Darren Hauck - ‎1 hour ago‎
A protestor gestures at the Capitol building, after a week's mass protest against a proposed bill by Republican Governor Scott Walker, in Madison, Wisconsin February 21, 2011.
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Charlie To 'Men' Creator: Let's Fight in the Octagon! - ‎1 hour ago‎
Charlie Sheen tells TMZ ... he wants to fight "Two and a Half Men" creator Chuck Lorre in an octagon ... and, according to Charlie, "If he wins, then he can leave MY show!

LaCie First with Thunderbolt

PC Magazine - Joel Santo Domingo - ‎27 minutes ago‎
As announced at Intel's Thunderbolt (FKA Light Peak) press conference, LaCie will be one of the first peripheral makers with a compatible product.

FBI charges Saudi in alleged terrorism plot

Los Angeles Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari was planning to blow up dams in California and Colorado and former President George W. Bush's home, the FBI says.

Bond traders watching oil prices

Reuters - Emily Flitter, Gary Crosse - ‎38 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters) - US Treasury debt traders expect the direction of prices in the market on Friday to be determined first and foremost by oil markets as the turmoil in Libya and parts of the Mideast threatens supply.

Perkins trade fits Celtics' short- and long-term needs - ‎1 hour ago‎
There is shock among folks in Boston in the wake of the out-of-nowhere trade that sent beloved center Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson to Oklahoma City for forward Jeff Green and center Nenad Krstic.

Serious? Snarky? Oscar Courts a Social Medium

New York Times - Melena Ryzik - ‎1 hour ago‎
In one of the latest promotions for the Oscar telecast on Sunday, the hosts, James Franco and Anne Hathaway, do something almost unheard of: they spoof the self-seriousness of the whole endeavor.

GM: Baron Davis trade betters Los Angeles Clippers' 'long-term health'

ESPN - Pedro Moura - ‎52 minutes ago‎
PLAYA VISTA, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Clippers' decision to deal Baron Davis and a first-round pick to Cleveland for Mo Williams and Jamario Moon at Thursday's NBA trade deadline was based on three factors: youth, cap room and an ...

Why did Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker take a call from 'David Koch'?

Christian Science Monitor - Brad Knickerbocker - ‎3 hours ago‎
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker thought he was having a friendly chat with David Koch, a billionaire industrialist and major funder of conservative causes.

Genentech gets US hearing on Avastin, breast cancer

Reuters - Susan Heavey, Steve Orlofsky - ‎2 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Genentech has won a second chance to convince US regulators that its Avastin drug is a safe and effective treatment for breast cancer.

Jonathan Capehart: DOMA misinformation on Fox News

Washington Post - Jonathan Capehart - ‎45 minutes ago‎
I'm slated to see Monica Crowley at a taping of The McLaughlin Group tomorrow. And I'd be shocked if we didn't discuss President Obama's historic decision to no longer defend the so-called Defense of Marriage Act.

Anthony shows why trade was worth it for Knicks

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
AP GREENBURGH, NY - The same people insisting the Knicks gave up too much for Carmelo Anthony might've been in the crowd that was standing and chanting his name Wednesday night.

Summary Box: GM posts full-year profit

Forbes - ‎1 hour ago‎
By AP , 02.24.11, 05:50 PM EST THE RESULTS: General Motors has reported net income of $4.7 billion, or $2.89 per share, for 2010, its first annual profit since 2004.

Apple Previews New “Jaw-Dropper” Final Cut Pro

The Mac Observer - Bryan Chaffin - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Apple has previewed an upcoming version of Final Cut Pro to “a few folks,” one of whom called it “a jaw-dropper.” Director, editor, producer (and video editing trainer) Larry Jordan wrote in a blog entry that he had seen the new software, ...

Mercenaries gather in Tripoli for final battle

Independent - Donald Macintyre - ‎1 hour ago‎
Forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi were yesterday said to be launching fierce counter-attacks as the Libyan uprising edged closer to the capital and the dictator chose to blame Osama bin Laden and teenagers on hallucinogenic drugs for ...

After Quake, Christchurch Is Concerned About Tower

New York Times - Henry Fountain, Emma Stoney - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Rescuers before the smoking ruins of the CTV building where 48 students and staff members were feared buried in Christchurch on Thursday.

Why Mike Huckabee probably won't run for president in 2012 (video)

Christian Science Monitor - Linda Feldmann - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mike Huckabee has an Achilles' heel that nags at him: money. The possible 2012 GOP presidential candidate isn't good at raising it, and he worries about having an empty bank account - again.

Wikileaks founder criticises extradition ruling

BBC News - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has described an extradition hearing in the UK as a 'rubber stamping' process. He insists he is appealing against a decision to send him to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault.

Elective surgery -- this study says where you live might matter

Los Angeles Times - Mary Forgione - ‎5 hours ago‎
Location, location, location. It affects much more than home prices. It also appears to influence whether you have elective surgery.

Obama talks Libya with leaders of France, Italy, UK

CNN - Tom Cohen - ‎1 hour ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff In a phone call Thursday, the two presidents discussed their respective plans for the situation in Libya. Washington (CNN) -- President Barack Obama spoke Thursday with the leaders of France, Italy and the United Kingdom on ...


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