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Tepco fails to block Fukushima crack

Financial Times - Lindsay Whipp - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to block a crack discovered in a pit that is leaking highly radioactive water into the ocean at its Fukushima Daiichi plant, and said it had discovered the bodies of its two missing employees ...
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Southwest Grounds About 80 Planes After Mishap

ABC News - Terry Tang, Walter Berry - ‎12 minutes ago‎
AP By TERRY TANG and WALTER BERRY AP AP In this photo provided by passenger Christine Ziegler, shows an apparent hole in the cabin on a... Federal records show cracks were found and repaired a year ago in the frame of the Southwest Airlines Boeing ...
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New Afghan protests at Koran burning

AFP - ‎1 hour ago‎
KABUL - Hundreds of people took to Afghanistan's streets Sunday in fresh protests against a Koran burning in the United States, as the UN vowed a deadly attack on its staff would not derail its work. - ABC News - Victoria Times Colonist - Wikipedia: Mazar-i-Sharif

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Charlie Sheen bombs on opening night of 20-city stage tour

Boston Herald - ‎7 minutes ago‎
By AP DETROIT - Charlie Sheen and his "goddesses" took the stage to thunderous applause Saturday night for the first leg of his "Torpedo of Truth" tour.

UConn's winning thanks to Calhoun's golden touch - Ken Davis - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun talks to his team. Calhoun's made all the right moves in the Huskies' tournament run, writes Ken Davis.

Ouattara Forces Advance in Abidjan; Massacre Leaves 800 Dead

BusinessWeek - Olivier Monnier, Pauline Bax - ‎53 minutes ago‎
(Updates with comment by Ouattara's Justice Ministry on deaths in Duekoue in 9th, 10th paragraphs.) April 3 (Bloomberg) -- Forces loyal to President-elect Alassane Ouattara advanced in Ivory Coast's ...

Butler books a return trip to title game

Boston Globe - Mark Blaudschun - ‎1 hour ago‎
How else to explain the scenario at Reliant Stadium, where Brad Stevens's Butler Bulldogs again played their way into the final college basketball game of the season.

Navy panel allows openly gay sailor to continue to serve

CNN International - Craig Johnson - ‎7 hours ago‎
A copy of a "don't ask, don't tell" study shown at a Pentagon briefing in November in Arlington, Virginia. (CNN) -- Gay rights advocates claimed victory Saturday after an administrative panel in California this week ...

Red Sox again are Texas toast

Boston Globe - Peter Abraham - ‎1 hour ago‎
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Red Sox made John Lackey their No. 2 starter with the belief he was headed for a strong season, an assertion manager Terry Francona repeated before the righthander took the mound against the Texas Rangers last ...

Depp, Bieber win Kids' Choice gongs

Digital Spy - Alex Fletcher - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Johnny Depp and Justin Bieber were among the big winners at the 2011 Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles last night. Depp took home the 'Favorite Movie Actor' gong for Alice In Wonderland, while Bieber earned two Nickelodeon ...

L.A. offers reward in beating of Giants fan

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jeffrey M Boan / AP Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich offered a $10000 reward Saturday for information leading to the arrests of two suspects who savagely beat a Giants fan from Santa Cruz outside Dodger Stadium after the Giants-Dodgers ...

Arizona Governor Proposes Revamping Medicaid Program

ABC News - Ben Forer - ‎18 hours ago‎
As part of a plan to revamp the state's Medicaid program, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer announced on Thursday that she is proposing fees for adults who lead unhealthy lives.

Apple iPhone 5 to sport 8MP camera: Sony

International Business Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
In a recent interview, Sony CEO Howard Stringer said that his company was gearing up to supply Apple with a powerful 8 megapixel camera, most likely for use in its forthcoming iPhone 5. Subscribe to The Economic Monitor to get the day's most relevant ...

Five Immortals Character Posters

MovieWeb - Brian Gallagher - ‎1 hour ago‎
Five new character posters have debuted for the upcoming mythical adventure Immortals, which arrives in theaters nationwide on November 11.

Intern: Giffords is now talking on phone

USA Today - Daniel Gonzalez - ‎13 hours ago‎
PHOENIX - Daniel Hernandez, the intern who went to the aid of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords after she was shot, said Friday that he has talked to the congresswoman several times on the phone and is amazed by her ...

The limits of air power

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Wars cannot be won with precision bombings alone. NATO's air war against Serbia is often touted as a success, but even that took longer than predicted and the cease-fire terms were unchanged.

Yankees GM: Mets 'abused' Feliciano

Boston Globe - ‎1 hour ago‎
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said injured reliever Pedro Feliciano was “abused'' by the Mets the last few years.

Hospital sources: Pro-Gadhafi forces attack clinic in Misrata

CNN International - Ben Wedeman, Nic Robertson - ‎50 minutes ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Tripoli, Libya (CNN) -- The deadly battles in Libya forged ahead Sunday as pro-government forces shelled a medical clinic in the city of Misrata, killing one person and wounding 15 others, a hospital source said.

Amazon Cloud Drive Brings April Showers for Apple and Google

Video Gaming Pros - ‎7 hours ago‎
Amazon, the world largest online retailer, has raced past members of the 'elite' when it comes to technological breakthroughs in consumer electronics and technology, such as Google, Apple, and Sony, and has effectively established themselves as King of ...

Kazakhstan vote expected to re-elect president

KMPH Fox 26 - ‎6 minutes ago‎
AP National Video More>> EPA lab in Ala. uses careful analysis to be 1st line of defense against radiation from Japan More>> ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) - Voters in Kazakhstan cast their ballots Sunday in a election that is expected to overwhelmingly renew ...

Apple steps up iPad 2 campaign to push functionality over hardware specifications

Apple Insider - Daniel Eran Dilger - ‎3 hours ago‎
Apple has started airing a new spot promoting iPad 2 as a collection of "delightful, even magical" integrated functions rather than just a device with various hardware specifications.

Nigeria postpones parliamentary election

CNN International - Christian Purefoy - ‎4 hours ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) -- Nigeria postponed its parliamentary election Saturday due to a "terrible unfortunate emergency" caused by the late arrival of voting materials, the head of the election commission said.

Mozilla puts squeeze on slow Firefox add-ons

Register - ‎3 hours ago‎
Mozilla is cracking down on Firefox add-ons that put an undue drag on the performance of the open source browser. With a blog post on Friday, Mozilla said that within the next two weeks, it will add a warning to any add-on that slows Firefox's startup ...


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