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Wisconsin governor wins his battle with unions on collective bargaining

Washington Post - Karen Tumulty - ‎1 hour ago‎
Demonstrators at the Capitol building in Madison are protesting Republican Gov. Scott Walker's legislation to cut public employees' benefits and eliminate most of their collective bargaining rights. - Reuters - Washington Times - Chicago Tribune

US officials are at odds over Libya outcome

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper expects Moammar Kadafi to ultimately defeat rebels, but the White House has a different view.
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Could Charlie Sheen's $100 Million Lawsuit Actually Go To Trial? (Analysis)

Hollywood Reporter - Eriq Gardner, Matthew Belloni - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Now that Charlie Sheen has delivered his show-stopping $100 million lawsuit against Warner Bros. and Chuck Lorre, the Hollywood legal community is buzzing about whether the case could go to trial or if it will be decided by a private abritrator.

NFL Talks Spill Into Frustration as Hopes for Deal Fade

New York Times - Judy Battista - ‎29 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - The NFL appeared Thursday to be teetering on the brink of its first work stoppage since 1987. Negotiations on the financial issues that divide owners and players are at a virtual standstill, and representatives of both ...

Asian Shares Down On Fears Middle East Turmoil Could Spread

Wall Street Journal - Colin Ng - ‎1 hour ago‎
SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)--Asian stock markets were weaker on Friday as signs of growing political instability in the Middle East and North Africa fueled fears of a spike in oil prices that would undermine global economic growth.

Federal funding of public media under fire

USA Today - David Lieberman - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Public broadcasting fans have a lot more to worry about than the embarrassing tape, released this week, of a National Public Radio executive criticizing Tea Party activists, evangelical Christians and Republicans.

Crude Oil Heads for First Weekly Decline in Four on US Economy

BusinessWeek - Mark Shenk, Ben Sharples - ‎3 hours ago‎
March 11 (Bloomberg) -- Oil headed for its first weekly decline in four as signs the US economic recovery may stall overshadowed escalating turmoil in Libya and unrest in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East's biggest producer ...

'American Idol': Discuss the Top 13 results show

Entertainment Weekly - Annie Barrett - ‎1 hour ago‎
Now that the Top 13 season 10 contestants have attempted to embody their personal music heroes on Wednesday night's performance show, which unlucky soul will J. Lo's Coke Cup Lipstick send home tonight?

Cup of joe might actually lower stroke risk in women - ‎1 hour ago‎
A barista prepares a coffee drink at the Remarkable Bean in Toronto in this undated photo. Pete Licata, not seen, pulls espresso into a cup at PT's Coffee in Overland Park, Kan.

Somalia: Pirates Repel Effort to Rescue Danish Family

New York Times - ‎57 minutes ago‎
By AP An attempt by armed forces from the semiautonomous region of Puntland to free a Danish family from a pirate gang failed Thursday, when the security forces were ambushed by pirates, a pirate and a Puntland official said.

HP: We May Install WebOS onto Every HP PC.

X-bit Labs - Anton Shilov - ‎2 hours ago‎
Chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard said that the company's plan is to be able to install its webOS operating system that the company got with the acquisition of Palm onto all HP-branded personal computers next year.

Full Speed Ahead for UConn After a Nifty Step-Back Move

New York Times - Mike Ogle - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Kemba Walker has danced on stage at the Apollo Theater. Now he has fenced on the court at Madison Square Garden. The teams have yet to be announced, but you can start creating your groups now for The Times's bracket challenge.

China Consumer-Price Index Rises 4.9%

Wall Street Journal - Jason Dean - ‎24 minutes ago‎
BEIJING—China said inflation remained high last month, fueling further doubt about the government's ability to tackle what officials have called their main economic priority this year.

Apple-Shaped Obesity, Other Forms Equally Risky, Study Finds

WebMD - Kathleen Doheny - ‎3 hours ago‎
March 10, 2011 -- For years, people with a so-called "pear" shape have breathed easier than people with an ''apple'' shape because of their presumed lower risk for heart attack and stroke.

Bob Wojnowski Ohio State's punishment for Jim Tressel is a joke

The Detroit News - ‎1 hour ago‎
It's comical and fake and borderline insulting. Jim Tressel did about the worst job imaginable trying to explain his program's ugliest misdeed, quasi-apologizing for whatever it was he did, or didn't do, or should have done.

iPad 2 Arrives on Verizon Wireless, AT&T Tomorrow

Tom's Guide - Kevin Parrish - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Apple iPad 2 arrives Friday at 5PM local time through Verizon, AT&T, Best Buy, Target and Walmart. Thursday Verizon Wireless said that it will offer the new Apple iPad 2 at select stores nationwide beginning Friday, March 11 at 5pm local time.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Split

People Magazine - Julie Jordan - ‎1 hour ago‎
The two decided to end their relationship recently and "there are no hard feelings," a source tells PEOPLE exclusively. "It was completely mutual and they both decided it was time to move on.

Apple changes policy for in-app purchases

Washington Post - Cecilia Kang - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple took a step toward child-protecting the iPhone and iPad, saying Thursday it has tightened security measures for purchases made within applications.

'Battle: Los Angeles' Likely to Beat 'Red Riding Hood' at Box Office

Hollywood Reporter - Pamela McClintock - ‎54 minutes ago‎
The sci-fi war film starring Aaron Eckhart is eyeing a roughly $30 million bow, while the Amanda Seyfried film directed by "Twilight's" Catherine Hardwicke could make up to $20 million.

Army to Punish 9 Officers for Fort Hood Shootings

ABC News - Luis Martinez - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Army has begun administrative punishments against nine officers for what it calls "administrative and leadership failures relating to the career of Maj.

Wal-Mart Considers Buying Smaller Stores

ABC News - Anne D'Innocenzio - ‎3 hours ago‎
AP By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO AP Retail Writer Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s top US executive told investors Thursday that the company is considering acquiring retailers with smaller stores to help turn around its weakened US business.
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