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Karzai Says Taliban 'in Service to America'

Wall Street Journal - ‎55 minutes ago‎
KABUL—Afghanistan's fraying ties with the U.S. hit a new low on Sunday, as President Hamid Karzai said before meeting the new U.S.
Mr Karzai said the US and Taliban were in "daily talks"
Hagel: US not working unilaterally with Taliban
The Associated Press
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In Search of Debt Deal, Obama Walks a Narrow Path

New York Times - ‎56 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - President Obama will go to Capitol Hill this week to try to salvage a big deficit-reduction deal, battling not only Republican resistance but also complaints from Democrats that he mishandled his last attempt.
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6 Teens Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast Ohio SUV Crash

ABC News - ‎20 minutes ago‎
A sport utility vehicle carrying eight teenagers crashed into a guardrail Sunday morning and landed in a swampy pond in northeast Ohio, killing six of them and injuring the others, the state highway patrol said.
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Disney's 'Oz' prequel bewitches box office with $80 million debut

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
LOS ANGELES - "Oz the Great and the Powerful" clicked with moviegoers. Disney's 3-D prequel to the classic L. Frank Baum tale "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" debuted in first place and earned $80.3 million at the weekend box office in the U.S.
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Rory McIlroy plays like world No. 1, with 7-under 65

USA TODAY - ‎47 minutes ago‎
DORAL, Fla. - The signs are all pointing up for Rory McIlroy, at last. The world No. 1 from Northern Ireland fired a final-round 7-under 65 Sunday in the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship, moving him to 10 under par for the tournament.
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EA apologizes for 'SimCity' launch woes

San Jose Mercury News - ‎1 hour ago‎
LOS ANGELES—The creators of "SimCity" are hoping players don't move on after connectivity issues plagued the game's launch last week.
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Electing a Pope in a Social Media World

ABC News - ‎49 minutes ago‎
When white smoke billows out of the Sistine Chapel's chimney, the centuries-old signal that a new pope has been chosen, thousands of people will get a text message and an email.
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British hostage 'likely to have been killed' in Nigeria, says William Hague

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
A British construction worker feared to have been executed by Islamist hostage-takers in Nigeria on Saturday has been named as Brendan Vaughan.
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Civil Society condemns Badami Bagh tragedy

Pakistan Daily Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Islamabad: Civil society organizations, human rights activists, representatives of the Christian community, various non-Muslim Pakistani communities, Muslim minority Shia sect, Member Council of Islamic Ideology and Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council Hafiz ...
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Kenyatta Victory Seen as 'Green Light' for Kenyan Markets

Bloomberg - ‎22 minutes ago‎
The peaceful election of Uhuru Kenyatta as Kenya's president may boost bonds, the shilling and stocks as investors shrug off his impending trial at the International Criminal Court and a legal challenge to his win.
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Uncle Says He Tried to Save 7 From Ky....

ABC News - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Gino Cima raced to a house as it was engulfed by flames in rural Kentucky, frantically trying to save his nephew, his nephew's pregnant fiancee and five young children inside.
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Friday's Surprisingly Strong Jobs Numbers Aren't Real

The New American - ‎1 hour ago‎
At first blush the jobs report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday looked pretty good, catching establishment economists off-guard by about 80,000 new jobs.
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Analysis: Meat prices add to China's inflation, policy risks

Reuters - ‎21 minutes ago‎
By Lucy Hornby. BEIJING | Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:08pm EDT. BEIJING (Reuters) - Diners looking for some beef hotpot on a chilly evening in Beijing pay more per pound than their counterparts in Boston, a discrepancy that shows the challenges China faces in ...
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Judge slams Ohio village's speed cameras

USA TODAY - ‎Mar 8, 2013‎
"It is a scam the motorist cannot win," the judge wrote in invalidating the ordinance. 111712 elmwood tickets. One of the speed cameras in place in Elmwood Place, Ohio, across the street from its town hall.
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Pre-order the Xi3 PISTON “Steam Box” now and get $100 off

SlashGear - ‎57 minutes ago‎
Xi3 has just started taking pre-orders for its PISTON Console. The console is deeply integrated with Valve's Steam and its Big Picture mode that allows gamers to play their favorite Steam games on the big screen using a gaming controller.
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Marvel Comics plans punched-up original programming

1 hour ago
Written by
Mike Snider
Marvel Comics announced new video programming, as well as several digital comics initiatives at South By Southwest Sunday. blair0309.
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Las Vegas Motor Speedway - Las Vegas, NV - ‎6 minutes ago‎
Lap 225: Danica Patrick is assessing her car after running right behind Kvapil as he blew up. CAUTION 4 - Lap 223: Travis Kvapil blows an engine.
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Ortiz still awaiting MRI results on heels - ‎1 hour ago‎
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- David Ortiz showed up at JetBlue Park on Sunday, but was limited mostly to the training room as the club was still awaiting results from the MRI the slugger underwent on both heels on Saturday.
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Ticket Punched: Creighton overcomes an off day from Doug McDermott to win ...

Yahoo! Sports (blog)
23 minutes ago
Written by
Jeff Eisenberg
Expectations were high from the start this season in Omaha and Creighton took a big step toward meeting them Sunday by winning its second straight Missouri Valley Conference tournament title.
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Elon Musk Takes It to the Future

Austinist - ‎1 hour ago‎
Contrary to popular belief, not every person remotely in league with "the press" can score a SXSW badge. So even though we love Elon Musk -- brilliant, handsome, rich, wants to save humanity ... or at least portions of it -- we experienced his SXSW keynote ...
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Stonehenge may have been burial site for Stone Age elite, say archaeologists

The Guardian - ‎Mar 8, 2013‎
Centuries before the first massive sarsen stone was hauled into place at Stonehenge, the world's most famous prehistoric monument may have begun life as a giant burial ground, according to a theory disclosed on Saturday.

ACC: Novel IV Agent 'CHAMPION' Antiplatelet

MedPage Today - ‎3 hours ago‎
The novel fast-acting antiplatelet agent cangrelor given at the time of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) cuts ischemic complications better than clopidogrel (Plavix).

Experimental Roche drug shows promise in reducing heart damage

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Bill Berkrot. SAN FRANCISCO | Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:31pm EDT. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A single dose of an experimental Roche biotech drug that blocks inflammation reduced damage to the heart during artery clearing angioplasty procedures, ...

Heart stent with new polymer matches Abbott top seller in study

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:50pm EDT. (Reuters) - A drug-coated heart stent from Japan's Terumo Corp with a dissolving polymer proved just as effective as Abbott Laboratories' top-selling Xience stent at preventing a second procedure to clear the artery, a large ...


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