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Allies' Lack of Exit Plan Risks Splitting Libya, Qaddafi Staying

BusinessWeek - Leon Mangasarian - ‎2 hours ago‎
March 21 (Bloomberg) -- Allied military leaders said the attack on Libya may end without dislodging Muammar Qaddafi, pointing to the risk of splitting up the country and the absence of a clear exit strategy, analysts said.
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NATO divided over no-fly zone

euronews - ‎38 minutes ago‎
NATO has failed to agree on a plan for its possible involvement in enforcing the UN no-fly-zone over Libya. Alliance member Turkey, which is against the military intervention, blocked a proposal.
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AT&T says it will buy T-Mobile

Detroit Free Press - ‎1 hour ago‎
The deal would reduce the number of wireless carriers with national coverage from four to three and is sure to face close regulatory scrutiny.

Effect of radiation on humans still harbors mysteries

CNN International - Thom Patterson - ‎1 hour ago‎
Only Chernobyl and the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki has provided definitive information on the effect of radiation. (CNN) -- Japan's alarm over radiation found in spinach and milk has also raised questions, given that little is known about ...

Irish downed and out

Chicago Sun-Times - Mark Potash - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Notre Dame guard Ben Hansbrough is defended by the Florida State defense who were not called for a foul in the first half of a 3rd round NCAA game March 20, 2011 pitting Notre Dame against ...

Libya: prepare for a long and bloody campaign, warn the doubters - Richard Spencer - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Doubts have been cast on the ability of the United Nations coalition to carry out its mission of protecting the Libyan people. By Richard Spencer, Tripoli 6:30AM GMT 21 Mar 2011 Oliver Miles, a former British ambassador to Libya, said he had "grave ...

Don't Turn Car Seats Around Until Age 2, AAP Says

MedPage Today - Todd Neale - ‎2 hours ago‎
Children should stay in rear-facing car seats until age 2 or until they grow too big for seat specifications, according to revised guidance from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

VCU shoos Purdue convincingly | Philadelphia Daily News | 2011-03-21

Philadelphia Daily News - ‎10 minutes ago‎
The question is no longer whether Virginia Commonwealth belongs. Instead, it's: Who can stop the Rams? Bradford Burgess scored 23 points and 11th-seeded VCU made it three victories in 5 days yesterday, routing third-seeded Purdue, 94-76, in Chicago, ...

Oil Rises as Allied Forces Strike Libya, Turmoil Escalates in Middle East

Bloomberg - Ben Sharples, Ann Koh - ‎2 hours ago‎
Oil climbed as allied air strikes in Libya threatened to prolong a supply outage in North Africa's third-biggest producer and renewed concern escalating turmoil may disrupt Middle East exports.

Illinois done fighting after 73-59 loss to top-seeded Kansas

Chicago Sun-Times - John Jackson - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Illinois forward Mike Tisdale blocks a shot by Kansas' Markieff Morris, who finished with a game-high 24 points, in the second half Saturday night in Tulsa, Okla.

Moody's: Japan has fiscal, credit means to deal with disaster

Reuters - Natsuko Waki, Kim Coghill - ‎26 minutes ago‎
TOKYO, March 21 (Reuters) - Japan's economy could shrink after a devastating earthquake and tsunami earlier this month, but the government has the fiscal and credit means to deal with a disaster which could cost twice as much as the 1995 Kobe ...

80-year-old Japanese woman and grandson rescued from rubble

Los Angeles Times - Alexandra Zavis - ‎5 hours ago‎
The two were trapped for nine days in the kitchen of their home in Ishinomaki, in Miyagi prefecture, but eventually Jin Abe, 16, was able to dig out and get to the roof of the house and alert rescuers.

Wyclef Jean 'grazed by a bullet' in Haiti

CNN International - Deborah Doft, Allyn Gaestel - ‎20 minutes ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Singer Wyclef Jean attends a rally for presidential candidate Michel Martelly in Haiti on Wednesday. Port-Au-Prince, Haiti (CNN) -- Hip-hop singer Wyclef Jean heard "the sound of the boom" and then realized he was "grazed by a ...

FDA panel weighs menthol cigarette ban

Chicago Tribune - Andrew Zajac - ‎8 hours ago‎
Despite evidence that menthol cigarettes are a significant factor in the rise of smoking among adolescents, a federal advisory panel on Friday stopped short of recommending a ban on the cigarettes.

SXSW: New ACL Live is highlight of festival

San Jose Mercury News - ‎51 minutes ago‎
The biggest difference between the 2011 South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, and SXSWs of years' past was the addition of the brand new ACL Live.

J'Covan Brown's 21 second-half points overshadowed in losing effort

Dallas Morning News - Chuck Carlton - ‎36 minutes ago‎
TULSA, Okla. - Desperation replaced any sense of mystery or deception in the Texas offense during the second half against Arizona in the NCAA Tournament.

Limitless tops weekend box office at $19 million

International Business Times - Floyd Allen - ‎24 minutes ago‎
'Limitless', starring hunk actir Bradley Cooper has topped the weekend North American box-office after raking in $19million beating other films including last weekend's No.1, 'Battle: Los Angeles'.

Woodland captures PGA event | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-03-21

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎6 minutes ago‎
AP AP Gary Woodland's only par on the back nine Sunday in Palm Harbor, Fla., gave him his first PGA Tour victory. Woodland surged into the lead with birdies, fell back with consecutive bogeys and won the Transitions Championship with a 10-foot par on ...

HBO 'Big Love' Book of Mormon closes, some thoughts

Monsters and - April MacIntyre - ‎41 minutes ago‎
You knew "Big Love" wasn't going to end on a happy bluebirds and sunny skies note, as the hubris of eternally optimisitic and often times sanctimonius polygamist Bill Hendrickson (Bill Paxton) was snuffed out ...

Ducks win an up-and down game against Calgary, 5-4, in overtime

Los Angeles Times - Helene Elliott - ‎1 hour ago‎
Corey Perry gets his second overtime goal in two games, lifting Ducks to eighth in the West. Flames rallied after giving up three goals and Ducks went cold for a time before finding more energy.

Microsoft: Please Bring Back The Old Windows Phone Ads (MSFT)

San Francisco Chronicle - Matt Rosoff - ‎15 hours ago‎
Microsoft's first crop of ads for Windows Phone puzzled some folks, but they put forth a simple idea -- using Windows Phone means you don't have to spend so much time staring at your phone -- in a funny way.

The Jolie-Pitts in New Orleans

People Magazine - Mark Lambert - ‎2 hours ago‎
Looks like the whole Jolie-Pitt brood is taking it easy in the Big Easy. Brad Pitt, who is on set in New Orleans filming crime thriller Cogan's Trade, was joined by Angelina Jolie and kids Maddox, 9, Pax, 7, Zahara, 6, Shiloh, 4, Knox, 2, and Vivienne, ...

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