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Plane makes emergency landing with hole in cabin

Reuters - David Schwartz, Greg McCune - ‎1 hour ago‎
A hole is seen above passengers onboard a Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Sacramento, California April 1, 2011. The Southwest Airlines plane, with a gaping hole in the fuselage, made an emergency landing at a military base in Arizona on ...
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Amendments shift funding in budget bill

Austin American-Statesman - Kate Alexander - ‎1 hour ago‎
Symbolic protest votes by many Democrats on Friday could not derail the Republicans in the Texas House as they chugged through hundreds of amendments to the 2012-13 budget.
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Newspaper review: Papers reflect on Afghan UN deaths

BBC News - ‎30 minutes ago‎
The deaths of foreign UN workers after protesters stormed a compound in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-e Sharif is the main story for the Guardian.
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Japan's nuclear setbacks mount

Sydney Morning Herald - Mari Yamaguchi - ‎1 hour ago‎
SETBACKS are growing in the crisis over Japan's tsunami-damaged nuclear facility, with nearby seawater testing at its highest radiation levels yet.

New season, new hope for Texas Rangers fans

Dallas Morning News - Leigh Munsil - ‎22 minutes ago‎
A blue American League Championship flag raised high above Rangers Ballpark in Arlington shortly before Friday's opening game summed up the hopes of fans packing the sold-out stadium for the beginning of the 2011 season.

Critical Mass: 'Source Code' pleases almost everyone

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Finally, after what's seemed like months of real stinkers or movies with mixed receptions, we have something (nearly) everyone can agree is worth seeing: Duncan Jones' science-fiction thriller "Source Code.

Kadafi government rebuffs Libya rebel cease-fire offer

Los Angeles Times - Borzou Daragahi, David Zucchino - ‎1 hour ago‎
After rebels refused for weeks to negotiate with Moammar Kadafi's regime, a rebel leader offers a cease-fire if Kadafi agrees to withdraw his forces from besieged cities and permit peaceful protests.

Surge in jobs fuels economic optimism

Boston Globe - Megan Woolhouse - ‎44 minutes ago‎
US employers added jobs for the sixth straight month and the national unemployment rate fell to a two-year low in March, providing more evidence of an advancing economic recovery, the US Labor Department reported yesterday.

Malicious Web attack hits a million site addresses

Reuters - Bill Rigby, Andre Grenon - ‎1 hour ago‎
SEATTLE (Reuters) - More than one million website addresses have been compromised by a sophisticated hacking attack that injects code into sites that link to a fraudulent software sales operation.

Nasdaq May Face Antitrust Obstacles in Bid for NYSE Euronext

BusinessWeek - Sara Forden, Jeff Bliss - ‎1 hour ago‎
April 2 (Bloomberg) -- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. may face antirust obstacles in its bid to acquire NYSE Euronext, the owner of the New York Stock Exchange, two law professors said.

Raptors-Bulls Preview - ‎42 minutes ago‎
While many believe Derrick Rose is assured the MVP award, the Chicago Bulls likely need more victories to obtain the Eastern Conference's top seed in the postseason.

Double-Down Dieting With Calorie Labeling

Wall Street Journal - Janet Adamy - ‎6 hours ago‎
Fans of convenience store hot dogs will get to read how many calories are in a dog. But beer drinkers won't have to deal with the guilt.

When they lose: Bulldogs look rough when out of sync - Matt Norlander - ‎26 minutes ago‎
HOUSTON -- VCU's path to the Final Four is unlike anything we've seen, primarily because the Rams have absolutely obliterated their opponents.

Maker of pregnancy drug reduces price amid outcry

The Seattle Times - Andrew Zajac - ‎1 hour ago‎
The drug company lambasted for increasing the price of a pregnancy drug from $20 to $1500 a dose said Friday that it's cutting the revised price by more than half.

Snooki paid $32K to speak at Rutgers University - Meagan Morris - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rutgers University is getting a lot of flack for spending big bucks on a certain pickle-loving reality star. Why the outcry? New Jersey's Rutgers University is receiving a lot of flack for booking pint-sized Jersey Shore star Snooki for an appearance ...

Arizona Asks to Set Fines for Health Risks

New York Times - Marc Lacey - ‎2 hours ago‎
PHOENIX - Arizona's Medicaid program, criticized last year when it halted some organ transplants to save money, has come up with another cost-saving measure that has people talking.

New auto sales grow as drivers downsize

Boston Globe - Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin - ‎44 minutes ago‎
Chrysler Group LLC said its 31 percent sales increase last month was led by midsize sedans. Sales growth for the company's cars outpaced trucks, but truck sales still were strong.

Pro-Gbagbo Ivorian television resumes broadcasting

Reuters - Tim Cocks, Richard Valdmanis - ‎1 hour ago‎
ABIDJAN, April 1 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast's RTI state television controlled by Laurent Gbagbo resumed broadcasting on Friday after it was closed for almost a day by heavy fighting, a Reuters witness said.

Twin towers Garnett, Duncan linchpins to their teams' success - Jan Hubbard - ‎1 hour ago‎
SAN ANTONIO -- Twenty-four days and almost 1600 miles separated the births of Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett, so the possibility that they are fraternal twins can be ruled out.

Syria dilemma

BBC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
The US seems to be scratching its head over how to handle anti-government protests in Syria, which is not an ally but is a big regional player, says the BBC's Kim Ghattas in Washington.

Judge delays Wis. union for at least two months

Leader-Telegram - ‎8 minutes ago‎
MADISON - A week ago, Wisconsin Republicans thought they'd won the fight over the state's polarizing union rights bill. They'd weathered massive protests, outfoxed Senate Democrats who fled the state and gotten around a restraining order blocking the ...

Clouds over

Boston Herald - Brendan Lynch - ‎1 hour ago‎'s recently announced cloud-based music storage and streaming product has already run into resistance from the recording industry, but the service may have bigger problems than that.

Released from jail, Mississippi sisters still seek full pardon

USA Today - Elizabeth Crisp, Gary Pettus - ‎4 hours ago‎
Two Mississippi women who were released from prison earlier this year on the condition that one sister donate a kidney to the other say they will continue to seek a full pardon, despite Gov.


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