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By Nancy Leinfuss NEW YORK, April 30 (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Service said rating actions taken on Chrysler's auto loan and lease ABS over recent months reflected the deterioration in performance that led to its bankruptcy filing on Thursday.
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Obama Takes Aim At Hedge Funds Amid Chrysler Bankruptcy Wall Street Journal
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(Politico) -- The White House is issuing a health advisory outlining "protective measures" for anyone who traveled on President Barack Obama's trip to Mexico, after a member of the US delegation came down with flu-like symptoms - and tests on his ...
Obama aide infected with swine flu in Mexico Telegraph.co.uk
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By Michael R. Crittenden and Patrick Yoest WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--US House lawmkers overwhelmingly voted Thursday to restrict certain credit card industry practices, as supporters sought to give a boost to consumers along with the government's many ...
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By Mansoor Ijaz Pakistan has a split personality problem. Its citizens can rise up en masse on one day to depose a military dictator and reinstate honest judges, but the next day seem helpless to stop politicians from ceding strategic territory to ...
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Confidential UN satellite images leaked today appear to prove that Sri Lanka's air force bombed a safehaven for civilians fleeing fighting against the Tamil Tigers.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Oh, Joe. Vice President Joe Biden - with a well-deserved reputation as someone who shoots from the lip - made it through the first 100 days of the Obama administration without any major gaffes.
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Voice of America - 1 hour ago
By Cindy Saine US President Barack Obama says the practice known as "waterboarding", or simulated drowning, used on certain high-level terrorist suspects under the Bush administration is torture.
Human rights protestors gather at White House Boston Globe
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By ABBY GOODNOUGH BOSTON - Maine could be the next New England state to embrace same-sex marriage after the State Senate voted Thursday to legalize the practice.
Maine Senate Backs Gay-Marriage Bill Wall Street Journal
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By Paul Thomasch NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co has reached a deal to become a partner in the popular video website Hulu founded by NBC Universal and News Corp.
ABC Will Add Its Shows to the Video Site Hulu New York Times
Bloomberg - 57 minutes ago
By Andrew Frye April 30 (Bloomberg) -- MetLife Inc., the biggest US life insurer, reported its first quarterly loss since 2001 on writedowns and lower returns from investments.
MetLife Swings To 1Q Loss On Investment Woes Wall Street Journal
PC World - 34 minutes ago
Windows 7 may be hitting store shelves sooner than you think. Microsoft's latest operating system will be ready to roll this October, some information published by a British tech site suggests.
Report: Windows 7 to Launch on Oct. 23 PC Magazine
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By Roger Cheng Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--Motorola Inc.'s (MOT) cellphone business is quickly getting to the point where it'll have to put up or shut up.
Motorola Hangs Smartphone Future on Android PC Magazine
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For the second time this year, a hacker claims to have gained administrative access to a Twitter employee's account. On Wednesday, an anonymous hacker going by the name of Hacker Croll posted 13 screenshots to a French online discussion forum, ...
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Reuters - 55 minutes ago
By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Adam Lambert wears eyeliner and diamond stud earrings, sings like a dream and has won a rare standing ovation from tough-minded judge Simon Cowell.
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By AO SCOTT In the crowded pantheon of comic-book-derived movie-franchise superheroes, Wolverine, as embodied by the muscular Australian song-and-dance man Hugh Jackman, always seemed kind of special.
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A report in the New York Daily News alleged that in a new book on Alex Rodriguez to be published this Monday by Harper Collins, the star tipped pitches when he was with the Texas Rangers, essentially signaling to friendly opponents what pitch was ...
A-Rod: 'I'm not going there' Boston Globe
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By Bob Harig CHARLOTTE, NC -- The putts that failed to fall three weeks ago at the Masters were dropping for Tiger Woods during the opening round of the Quail Hollow Championship, leading to a 7-under-par 65 and the early lead.
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In trading for Buccaneers tight end Alex Smith, the Patriots further load up at a position in which they already had strong numbers with five players.
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Philadelphia Inquirer - 1 hour ago
AP WASHINGTON - Education officials say nearly 300 schools around the country have closed because of concerns about spreading swine flu , and more are expected to.
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Washington Post - 2 hours ago
The White House Medical Unit has been in regular contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding any possible or confirmed cases in the Washington Metropolitan area.
Name change: Government stops calling virus `swine flu' MiamiHerald.com
New York Times - 48 minutes ago
By STEPHEN LABATON WASHINGTON - The Senate handed a victory to the banking industry on Thursday, defeating a Democratic proposal that would have given homeowners in financial trouble greater flexibility to renegotiate the terms of their mortgages.
Bill To Let Judges Rework Mortgages Fails In US Senate Wall Street Journal
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President Barack Obama enjoys being chief executive of the United States, but he said he doesn't want to be running American businesses.
Obama Emphasizes Sharp Departures From Bush Policies Washington Post
ABC News - 36 minutes ago
First Lady Michelle Obama said today that her daughters are thriving in Washington and her days start with a pre-dawn walk with the “most famous member” of the Obama family, new puppy, Bo.
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