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Pope accused of ignoring pleas to stop priest who molested 200 deaf boys

Times Online - Richard Owen - ‎1 hour ago‎
Pope Benedict XVI was drawn deeper yesterday into the clerical sex abuse scandal that has begun to overwhelm the Roman Catholic Church, when he was accused of personally failing to take action against a serial paedophile.

Republicans walk the line over healthcare outrage

Los Angeles Times - Faye Fiore, Richard Simon - ‎1 hour ago‎
The GOP could gain from voter anger stirred by the bill's passage, displayed by threats and vandalism. But Democrats question whether the party has crossed into reckless provocation.

Obama administration to order lenders to cut mortgage payments for jobless

Washington Post - Renae Merle, dina elboghdady - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Obama administration plans to overhaul how it's tackling the foreclosure crisis, in part by requiring lenders to temporarily slash or eliminate monthly mortgage payments for many borrowers who are unemployed, ...

Tension with Washington

Ha'aretz - Akiva Eldar - ‎16 minutes ago‎
The strife between Israel and the United States concerns something far bigger than the proximity talks with the Palestinians. As far as President Barack Obama and his senior advisers are concerned, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to ...

One hour crowded with messages

ABC Online - Sara Phillips - ‎1 hour ago‎
This Saturday night at 8.30pm, the world will be switching its lights off, according to green group, the WWF. This year, 120 countries will take part in the event, up from just one - Australia - in 2007.

Pakistan and US Pledge to Work Together

New York Times - Mark Landler - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Pakistan and the United States wrapped up two days of high-level talks on Thursday, with a raft of economic development initiatives, an agreement to speed up deliveries of military hardware and a promise to put their ...

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Dems, GOP Trade Accusations of Politically Exploiting Threats

FOXNews - Chad Pergram - ‎3 hours ago‎
This picture provided on Wednesday, March 24, 2010 by the Monroe County Democratic Committee in Rochester, NY shows damage to their office after a glass door was struck with a brick with a note reading "Exremism in Defense of Liberty Is no Vice" ...

GOP Commentator David Frum Loses Job After Criticizing Party

CBS News - Brian Montopoli - ‎3 hours ago‎
David Frum, who wrote a widely-circulated blog post Sunday suggesting passage of the health care bill amounted to "Waterloo" for the Republican Party, has apparently been forced out of his fellowship at the conservative American Enterprise Institute.
AEI hits David Frum where it hurts Washington Post (blog)

Bin Laden Threatens Any Captured Americans

New York Times - Scott Shane - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - In a 74-second audio message released on Thursday, Osama bin Laden threatened to kill any Americans held by Al Qaeda if Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, the chief planner of the Sept.

EU Steers Greece to IMF, Pledges Loans in Last-Resort Aid Plan

Bloomberg - James G. Neuger, Jonathan Stearns - ‎19 minutes ago‎
March 26 (Bloomberg) -- European leaders put the International Monetary Fund on standby to help aid debt-stricken Greece, shrugging off the European Central Bank's plea that Europe solve the crisis on its own.

Oracle software sales up; investors eye Sun

Reuters - Jim Finkle, Richard Chang - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Oracle Corporation headquarters in Redwood City, California is pictured in this February 2, 2010 file photo. BOSTON (Reuters) - Oracle Corp (ORCL.

Bernanke Signals Asset Sales May Have Bigger Role

BusinessWeek - Scott Lanman, Craig Torres - ‎5 hours ago‎
March 25 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke signaled that sales of the central bank's holdings in mortgage-backed securities may play a more prominent role in the withdrawal of monetary stimulus ...

Wall Street Journal Leaks iPad Subscription Pricing, $17.99 a Month

The Mac Observer - Bryan Chaffin - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Wall Street Journal plans to charge US$17.99 a month to subscribe to the iPad version of its paper, according to a report by…wait for it…The Wall Street Journal.

Pwn2Own Hackers Take Down IE8, iPhone, Safari

ChannelWeb - Stefanie Hoffman - ‎6 hours ago‎
The annual Pwn2Own contest held at the CanSecWest hacker conference in Vancouver, BC has already claimed its first round of victims.

First Look: Digg for iPhone Launches in App Store

Wired News - Brian X. Chen - ‎5 hours ago‎
Social news aggregator Digg.com has released its free iPhone app in the App Store. Packed with a slick, feature-rich interface, the app is a strong start for the popular website, though there's plenty of room for it to grow.

'Idol' castoff Paige Miles: 'Really bad timing' for laryngitis

USA Today - Kristin McGrath - ‎5 hours ago‎
By Michael Becker, Fox By Kristin McGrath, USA TODAY Praised for her powerhouse vocals early on, American Idol contestant Paige Miles couldn't quite hit the right notes Tuesday night when she took on Phil Collins' Against All Odds.

What's Next For 'The Hills' Cast?

MTV.com - Jocelyn Vena - ‎3 hours ago‎
Now that it's been announced that the upcoming season of "The Hills" will be the last, we wonder: What will the cast go on to do after the show ends?

'Hot Tub Time Machine': A blast of laughs from the past

Los Angeles Times - Betsy Sharkey - ‎18 minutes ago‎
John Cusack and his buds travel back to 1986 to find politically incorrect jokes and nonstop humor. By Zip Code: By BETSY SHARKEY, Film Critic Who doesn't have fun in a hot tub?

NCAA: Foul trouble at Washington-West Virginia

The Associated Press - Ben Walker - ‎11 minutes ago‎
Foul trouble is becoming an issue for both teams in the Washington-West Virginia game. Pondexter out with three fouls, two of them offensive (and zero points).
Huskies Lead at Halftime West Virginia University Mountaineers

Hughes Earns Decision: He's Yanks' Fifth Starter

New York Times - Pat Borzi - ‎53 minutes ago‎
SARASOTA, Fla. - If Phil Hughes was the front-runner for the Yankees' fifth starter job all along, he never acted that way. He kept working and throwing his changeup, which improved as spring training went along.

Live Updates From the NCAA Tournament's Round of 16

New York Times (blog) - ‎2 hours ago‎
By THE NEW YORK TIMES Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Butler guard Ronald Nored pulls down a rebound against Syracuse in the first half. Live coverage and analysis from the NCAA tournament.

Study: Pregnancy safe for breast cancer survivors

The Associated Press - Maria Cheng - ‎1 hour ago‎
BARCELONA, Spain - Women who survive breast cancer and have children afterwards don't appear to be at any higher risk of dying from cancer, a new study says.

FDA Panel Advises No Tanning Beds for Minors

ABC News - Lara Salahi - ‎1 hour ago‎
Minors could be barred from indoor tanning and a registry could be required to monitor the use of tanning beds by salons if the US Food and Drug Administration heeds advice from a panel it convened to review the classification of tanning ...

Baby slings linked to three deaths are recalled

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Replacements are offered for more than 1 million Infantino brand carriers that present a suffocation risk. The Infantino Slingrider sits on a counter after it was removed from inventory at Small Frys in San Francisco.

World's cleverest man turns down $1million prize after solving one of ...

Daily Mail - Will Stewart - ‎Mar 22, 2010‎
A Russian awarded $1million (£666000) for solving one of the most intractable problems in mathematics said yesterday that he does not want the money.

Jesse James Alleged Mistress -- Stripping Video

TMZ.com (blog) - danny sanchez - ‎Mar 22, 2010‎
Is this what Jesse James saw before he allegedly decided to cheat on his Oscar-winning wife, Sandra Bullock? TMZ obtained this video of Michelle McGee, the alleged other woman, which was shot at Pure Platinum in San Diego about a week ago.

Russian bombers 'intercepted in British airspace'

CNN - Barry Neild, Maxim Tkachenko - ‎9 hours ago‎
London, England (CNN) -- Rare photos of Russian strategic bomber jets purportedly intercepted in British airspace show Moscow's war machine is becoming increasingly bold, analysts said Thursday as Russia denied any territorial ...

Already Insured? Get Ready to Pay More

CBS News - Mark Strassmann - ‎Mar 22, 2010‎
For most Americans insured through their work, coverage with the new Health Bill is expected to stay the same, but premiums will rise.

Robyn Foster Arrested (VIDEO): University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Student Yells ...

Huffington Post (blog) - ‎Mar 22, 2010‎
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee student Robyn Foster may have crossed the line last Monday, March 15, during a discussion with Anthropology professor Kathleen Foley Winkler.