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Search Suspended for California Man Swept Into the Sea By Tsunami

ABC News - Russell Goldman, Lyneka Little - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a man reported washed out to sea after he and two friends went to the California coast to photograph the tsunami wave spawned by the Japanese earthquake, officials said.
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Texans players not surprised by union decertification

Houston Chronicle - John McClain - ‎1 hour ago‎
Texans' player representative DeMeco Ryans, right, says players have been preparing for this day for the last two years. The NFL Players Association's decision to decertify as a union did not catch the Texans by surprise.

Apple's iPad 2 augments but doesn't reinvent the tablet

Washington Post - Rob Pegoraro - ‎30 minutes ago‎
The Washington Post's Anqoinette Crosby talks with Post Tech reporter Cecilia Kang about a recent decision by Apple that may give parents with young iPad users reason to relax.

Qaddafi's Warplane, Firepower Advantages Puts Libyan Rebels on Defensive

Bloomberg - Jonathan Tirone, Massoud A. Derhally - ‎37 minutes ago‎
March 11 (Bloomberg) -- Anthony Dworkin, a senior policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations, talks about the prospects for a no-fly zone imposed by a "coalition of the willing" over Libya.

Everything Falls in Line for Walker and UConn

New York Times - Mike Ogle - ‎1 hour ago‎
Officiating blunders aside, this week at Madison Square Garden - the spotlight, the highlights, the buzz - has belonged to Connecticut's Kemba Walker.

Stopgap Bill Cuts Budget By $6 Billion

New York Times - Carl Hulse - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - House Republicans on Friday proposed a plan to finance the government through April 8 as President Obama warned that it would be irresponsible to go much beyond that date with another short-term budget.

US Commodities: Oil Falls After Japan Quake Shuts Refineries

Bloomberg - Margot Habiby - ‎5 hours ago‎
Crude oil fell, capping the first weekly drop in a month, after Japan's strongest earthquake on record shut refineries and dissidents in Saudi Arabia failed to stage planned protests.

WikiLeaks suspect's treatment 'stupid,' US official says

Washington Post - Ellen Nakashima - ‎2 hours ago‎
The US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks offer unvarnished insights into the personal proclivities of world leaders. A look at the 251287 diplomatic cables, based on WikiLeaks' analysis.

Chaos as airports closed

Sydney Morning Herald - Andrew Heasley - ‎1 hour ago‎
A huge tsunami rushes inland in Japan carrying everything in its path, following the country's largest earthquake on record. AUSTRALIAN airlines' crisis centres activated emergency plans for passengers flying to and from Japan last night.

Democrats See Wisconsin Loss as Galvanizing

New York Times - Kate Zernike, Monica Davey - ‎2 hours ago‎
Even as the Republican governor of Wisconsin was signing a bill Friday that all but ended collective bargaining for state employees, Democrats nationally had put out advertisements and letters to use his own success ...

Obama Confronts Oil-Policy Critics

Wall Street Journal - Stephen Power - ‎3 hours ago‎
President Barack Obama on Friday countered Republican criticism that he hasn't taken steps to respond to rising oil prices, saying he supports more domestic oil production and calling on oil companies to develop leases they already ...

MSU 74, Purdue 56: Spartans shock Boilermakers, reach Big Ten semis

Detroit Free Press - ‎40 minutes ago‎
What's cooking in kitchens? Simpler styling, hidden appliances and a bit of color to make life... It is not easy being America.

Asian Stocks Fall on Conflict in Libya, 8.9-Magnitude Earthquake in Japan

Bloomberg - Anna Kitanaka, Weiyi Lim - ‎3 hours ago‎
Asian stocks fell this week, dragging down a regional benchmark index by the most since August, as conflict escalated in the Middle East and an earthquake shook Japan in the final minutes of ...

Twitter aims to reclaim the experience, tightens rules for third-party apps

BetaNews - Tim Conneally - ‎2 hours ago‎
Popular microblogging service Twitter is clamping down on all the third-party client applications that duplicate the service's official apps, a statement from company developers said Friday.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel confirm split after four years together - Simon Boyle - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Sources said the cracks were clear at a 30th birthday party the A-Team star, 29, threw for Justin last month. One friend who joined them at their Los Angeles mansion for the bash revealed: “She invited lots of ...

Coffee may reduce the risk of stroke - ‎26 minutes ago‎
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 11 (UPI) -- A study involving almost 35000 women found those who drank little or no coffee had an increased risk of stroke, researchers in Sweden found.

Mel Gibson's former lover shows off the bikini body that caught his attention

Daily Mail - ‎41 minutes ago‎
By Daily Mail Reporter The woman who claimed to a former lover of Mel Gibson has shown off the bikini body that enticed him. Violet Kowal who is a Polish adult film star, spent the day playing Frisbee at the beach in Santa Monica wearing the tiniest of ...

Fat Alone, Not Where It Sits, May Be Key to Heart Problems

BusinessWeek - Alan Mozes - ‎6 hours ago‎
THURSDAY, March 10 (HealthDay News) -- In a finding that contradicts earlier research, an international study suggests that being obese boosts the likelihood of a heart attack or stroke regardless of where the excess fat is stored in the ...

3 For Your Other Apple Devices: Sherlock Holmes, Librivox, The Onion

The Mac Observer - Vern Seward - ‎4 hours ago‎
It has been a very busy week if you own any of the latest iOS products (Apple TV 2, iPhone 3Gs or iPhone 4, 3rd or 4th generation iPod touch, original iPad).

New Opening for 'Spidey,' Green Goblin Gets Stuck

ABC News - Cristian Salazar - ‎1 hour ago‎
AP By CRISTIAN SALAZAR AP AP In this theater publicity image released by The O and M Co., the Spider-Man character is suspended in the air in a scene from the musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," in New York.

The Starter: Round 3, WGC-Cadillac Championship

PGA Tour - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mahan is the 36-hole leader for the first time in his PGA TOUR career this week. Mahan's previous best position through two rounds was a tie for second at the 2008 Travelers Championship where he went on to tie for second.


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