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Toyota: Analysis Doesn't Match Calif Prius Incident

Wall Street Journal - ‎4 hours ago‎
Toyota Motor Corp. (TM, 7203.TO) said there are "strong indications" that a dramatic incident on a California highway involving a Prius last week was inconsistent with the findings of the auto maker's preliminary analysis.

Obama Makes Closing Argument for Health Care Reform

CBS News - Mark Knoller - ‎39 minutes ago‎
STRONGSVILLE, Ohio - It was March 15th, but President Obama showed no signs that he should "beware the Ides of March." On the contrary.

'All premiers since '67 built in J'lem'

Jerusalem Post - Herb Keinon - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, in a carefully worded Knesset speech Monday at a session with visiting Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, seemed to yield no ground to American demands to freeze housing construction in east ...

Nicolas Sarkozy's prospects for a second term diminish after poll rout

Times Online - Charles Bremner - ‎3 hours ago‎
President Sarkozy's prospects of a second term looked shakier yesterday after voters showed their distaste for his leadership by routing his party in the first round of elections for regional councils.
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Thai PM defies ultimatum as red-shirt protestors mounting pressure

Xinhua - Lin Zhi - ‎1 hour ago‎
BANGKOK, March 15 (Xinhua) -- Thailand's Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Monday morning rejected the anti-government protestors' demand of House dissolution by noon while the latter decided to take further steps to push the government to give in, ...

German Priest Close to Pope Is Suspended in Abuse Case

New York Times - Nicholas Kulish - ‎4 hours ago‎
MUNICH - The priest at the center of a German sex-abuse scandal that has embroiled Pope Benedict XVI was suspended Monday, more than 30 years after the church first heard allegations that he had molested children.

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Census Bureau Over Budget as Heavy Counting Gets Under Way

FOXNews - James Rosen - ‎2 hours ago‎
The US Census is well into conducting its constitutionally mandated 2010 count but the exercise is already running over budget. AP March 15, 2010: Census Bureau Director Robert Groves talks about filling out the 2010 Census forms during a news ...

Sony's 'God of War III': An epic on multiple levels

USA Today - Mike Snider - ‎44 minutes ago‎
The highly anticipated new video game God of War III, out today for the Sony PlayStation 3, is epic in the most traditional meaning of the term: The story concerns the Greek gods and the powerful Titans who ruled before Zeus ...

Former GOP House leader on health care: 'They can probably force this.'

USA Today - ‎5 hours ago‎
Former House Majority Leader Dick Armey is no fan of President Obama's health care legislation, but the Texas Republican is a veteran of white-knuckle votes, and he says the odds are in favor of Democrats winning the big vote they plan this week.

Visit to Fed Shows Where Any Reform Should Start

Wall Street Journal - Dennis K. Berman - ‎1 hour ago‎
PHILADELPHIA—He has a Ph.D. And a beard. It is hard not to think of Ben Bernanke as the embodiment of the Federal Reserve, wisely and nobly protecting the nation's financial security.

European finance minister agree Greece rescue plan

BBC News - Nigel Cassidy - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Europe's finance ministers have agreed how to help Greece in its battle to control its finances. After a meeting in Brussels, they revealed few details, except that they had ruled out any loan guarantees.

Bank Chief Accused of TARP Fraud

Wall Street Journal - Lingling Wei, Chad Bray - ‎22 minutes ago‎
A lifelong banking-industry executive was arrested Monday on numerous charges, including allegations of defrauding regulators in connection with what prosecutors said was his desperate effort to save his New York bank from ...

Broadband plan aims to boost speed, wireless

Reuters - John Poirier, Sinead Carew - ‎43 minutes ago‎
An Afghan man uses the Internet at the Lincoln US support library in Herat December 13, 2009. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US regulators released a blueprint for upgrading Internet access for all Americans, with Internet speeds up to 25 times the current ...

Windows Phone 7 and Zune HD: Some differences

CNET - Matt Rosoff - ‎1 hour ago‎
LAS VEGAS--The next generation of Windows Phone, due out toward the end of the year, is a big focus at Microsoft's Mix conference here this week, and I'm starting to learn a few things about how Windows Phone 7 Series will--and won't--be ...

Twitter Announces '@anywhere' Service

PC World - Sarah Jacobsson - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Twitter CEO Evan Williams announced Monday that the company plans to introduce a new platform called "@anywhere." The new service will allow Twitter users to connect to their Twitter accounts through third-party Websites such as The New York Times and ...

Rielle Hunter upset about racy 'GQ' photos, says Barbara Walters

Entertainment Weekly - Annie Barrett - ‎5 hours ago‎
On The View this morning, Barbara Walters said Rielle Hunter, the mistress of former presidential candidate John Edwards, had called her in tears over the suggestive nature of some of the photos accompanying Hunter's lengthy GQ profile ...

Lady Gaga announces North American tour dates

USA Today - ‎3 hours ago‎
Lady Gaga announced new tour dates today. The 2010 North American leg of The Monster Ball Tour, presented by Virgin Mobile, will begin June 28 at Montreal's Bell Centre and will travel to 31 cities in the US and Canada throughout the summer and fall.
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Erin Andrews peephole stalker lands in jail

Reuters - Danny Moloshok, Jill Serjeant - ‎59 minutes ago‎
ESPN television sportscaster Erin Andrews arrives at the 2009 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles in this July 15, 2009 file photograph. LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Chicago insurance salesman was sentenced to 30 months in prison on Monday for making nude videos ...

UConn leads top seeds for women's tourney

Sports Network - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Connecticut, Stanford, Tennessee and Nebraska all earned top seeds for the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament, which begins Saturday at campus sites around the country.

Stars' Modano could be out two weeks after appendectomy

Dallas Morning News - Mike Heika - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Stars center Mike Modano had an appendectomy Monday and could miss the next two weeks. Modano said via text that the appendix did not rupture and said doctors told him he would be out 1-2 weeks.
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England shows little angst over David Beckham's injury

Los Angeles Times - Grahame L. Jones - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Galaxy midfielder and English national team member underwent surgery in Finland on Monday to repair a torn Achilles' tendon and is expected to be out for at least six months.

Cheese ball mix recalled over salmonella fears

OregonLive.com - Lynne Terry - ‎39 minutes ago‎
This item, and more than 150 others, are part of a massive recall of a seasoning - hydrolyzed vegetable protein - supplied by Basic Food Flavors, Inc. of Las Vegas.

Bacterial trail may be next forensic clue

Los Angeles Times - Amina Khan - ‎2 hours ago‎
Crime scenes may one day make use of germ makeup, which can be traced to individuals. 'There's a rain forest of bacteria on your skin.

Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers in the Millions and Rising

BusinessWeek - Jenifer Goodwin - ‎2 hours ago‎
MONDAY, March 15 (HealthDay News) -- The incidence of non-melanoma skin cancer has steadily increased since the 1990s, making it by far the most common form of cancer, affecting more people than all other cancers combined, ...

Tips pour in after release of serial killer's photos

CNN - Gabriel Falcon - ‎Mar 12, 2010‎
Investigators are trying to determine whether any of the people in the photos were victims of Rodney Alcala. (CNN) -- Dozens of tips have poured in after California authorities released more than 100 photos of women and children on Thursday that are ...

Mixed-gender dorm rooms are gaining acceptance

Los Angeles Times - Larry Gordon - ‎20 hours ago‎
About 50 schools in the US, including a few Ivy League campuses and several in California, are allowing men and women to room together.

Getting Obama Right

New York Times - David Brooks - ‎Mar 11, 2010‎
If you ask a conservative Republican, you are likely to hear that Obama is a skilled politician who campaigned as a centrist but is governing as a big-government liberal.

More Democrats come out against health care bill

CNN - Charles Riley, Jeff Simon - ‎Mar 12, 2010‎
House Democratic leaders need at least 216 of their party's 253 members to vote in favor of the health care legislation. Washington (CNN) -- As House Democratic leaders advised their members Friday to prepare for a ...

Glenn Beck Finally Gets Around To Denouncing Bruce Springsteen

Huffington Post (blog) - ‎Mar 12, 2010‎
You wouldn't think this was possible, but Glenn Beck had apparently never actually sat down and listened to Bruce Springsteen's "Born In The USA," never heard the lyrics, never formed a familiarity with the song's storied history in American politics, ...