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Two days of violent storms kill at least 21 across Deep South

New York Daily News - Tina Moore - ‎2 hours ago‎
Two days of deadly storms barreling through the South killed at least 21 people in five states - some of them parents and children asleep in their beds, officials said Saturday.
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Japan, US Announce Partnership to Rebuild Region Hit by Quake, Tsunami

Voice of America - Steve Herman - ‎5 minutes ago‎
Japan and the United States have agreed to create a public-private partnership, under Tokyo's guidance, to help rebuild communities devastated by last month's magnitude 9.0 earthquake and resulting tsunami.
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Palin rallies tea party crowd in Madison, Wis.

Sacramento Bee - Tom Kertscher - ‎35 minutes ago‎
MADISON, Wis. -- Speaking to a tea party rally ringed by protesters outside the state Capitol in Wisconsin, Sarah Palin defended Gov.
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Nic Cage Want Ink Before Getting Thrown in the Klink - ‎1 hour ago‎
Before Nicolas Cage was arrested for domestic violence Saturday morning, he went to a tattoo shop -- where he drunkenly stumbled around, fretting that he didn't remember where he lived.

Japan nuclear operator aims for cold shutdown in 6-9 months

Reuters - Taiga Uranaka, Elaine Lies - ‎1 hour ago‎
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese nuclear power plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) hopes it will be able to achieve cold shutdown of its crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant within six to nine months, the company said on ...

Two things that went right for the Heat

Sun-Sentinel - Shandel Richardson - ‎10 minutes ago‎
The Heat have preached how they are a defensive team, and they got after it in the second quarter. They held Sixers second-leading scorer Andre Iguodala in check for the most part and were effective against power forward Elton Brand.

Hundreds rally for Gadhafi after airstrikes pound targets in capital

CNN International - Reza Sayah, Fred Pleitgen - ‎49 minutes ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's daughter Aisha addresses a crowd in the capital Tripoli on April 15. Tripoli, Libya (CNN) -- Hundreds of chanting supporters waved green flags and pledged loyalty to Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi ...

Chara too sick to skate

Boston Herald - Steve Conroy - ‎2 hours ago‎
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was hospitalized Friday night for dehydration and, though he tried to go last night, he was a late scratch for Game 2 against Montreal.

Bay of Pigs survivors pay tribute Sunday to fallen brethren - Luisa Yanez - ‎6 hours ago‎
Taps will fill the air in Little Havana Sunday as the survivors of Brigade 2506 honor their fallen brothers, the men who died trying to liberate Cuba at the Bay of Pigs.

WSJ: Sleeping Controllers Prompt FAA To Lengthen Rest Periods

NASDAQ - Andy Pasztor - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Federal transportation regulators on Sunday are expected to announce new rest periods and other schedule changes for the nation's air-traffic controllers in an effort to counter fatigue problems further ...

Assad Says State of Emergency Must Be Lifted by Next Week

BusinessWeek - Alaa Shahine, Peter S. Green - ‎1 hour ago‎
April 17 (Bloomberg) -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told his newly appointed cabinet that plans to lift the 48-year- old state of emergency, which suspends most constitutional protections, must be completed next ...

Toys R Us, Best Buy: Places to rush to on Sunday to buy Apple iPad 2

International Business Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
By IB Times Staff Reporter | April 17, 2011 1:11 AM EDT A leaked photo of a Toys R Us employee training guide is the proverbial raft for those at sea hunting around for the Apple iPad 2! Tech websites say Toys R Us will offer the latest iPad in its ...

40000 turn out Downtown for a damp, chilly Race for the Cure

Indianapolis Star - ‎1 hour ago‎
CHICAGO -- The script said the inexperienced Indiana Pacers didn't have a chance in their... CHICAGO For 45 minutes, the Indiana Pacers were shocking the Chicago Bulls, shocking the NBA... CHICAGO -- Chicago Bulls All-Star guard Derrick Rose is quick.

Montana's 'wolf man'

Helena Independent Record - Eve Byron - ‎2 hours ago‎
Eliza Wiley Independent Record - US Fish and Wildlife Services wolf recovery coordinator, Ed Bangs, will be retiring from his post after 23 years.

Nigeria awaits close vote result

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nigeria is counting tens of millions of votes cast in the country's presidential election, with early indications suggesting a close contest.

Neediest and sickest would pay the price under GOP budget plan

Los Angeles Times - Michael Hiltzik - ‎2 hours ago‎
Rep. Paul D. Ryan's proposals would relieve the government of much of the responsibility for paying for healthcare, but if the result is that individuals carry a heavier burden, is that really a 'path to prosperity'?

US clampdown a massive blow to online poker

Winnipeg Free Press - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Friday, April 15, 2011 might go down as one of the most shocking days in the history of poker -- and I don't think I'm exaggerating.

Johnson, Hawks stun Magic 103-93 in Game 1

KTUL - ‎10 minutes ago‎
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Inflationary pressures amid high growth in India 'normal': IMF

Economic Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund has said that it is "absolutely normal" for countries like India and China to grow at over eight and nine per cent and experience inflationary pressure .

Atlanta Braves Hand Mets Seventh Straight Loss; Yankees Beat Texas Rangers

Bloomberg - Nancy Kercheval - ‎2 hours ago‎
The New York Mets took their seventh straight loss, a 4-0 shutout, at the hands of the Atlanta Braves who swept yesterday's Major League Baseball double-header.

Paris Hilton Set for New Reality Series

Deadbolt - Troy Rogers - ‎10 hours ago‎
Although Paris Hilton has carved out her own unique place in reality television, Hilton will be back with a new reality series that Paris says will be different and show the real Paris Hilton behind the current image she maintains as a ...

Cardinals-Dodgers Preview - ‎2 hours ago‎
The St. Louis Cardinals just missed tying a franchise record with 14 hits in six consecutive games. That's one of the few things the Cardinals have missed at the plate lately.

Kohler Numi 'smart toilet': A royal flush

USA Today - Edward C. Baig - ‎21 hours ago‎
When nature calls, most of us head to the nearest toilet to do our business. If the bathroom has the Kohler Numi that launches in the US at the end of the month, you might be tempted to hang out awhile.

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