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Bynum Explains Frustration

ESPN - Jeff Caplan - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Lakers center Andrew Bynum answers questions about the embarrassing loss to the Mavericks, his flagrant foul, and what went wrong for the Lakers. - USA Today

Osama bin Laden's death was personal for many across the world

CNN - Craig Johnson - ‎55 minutes ago‎
Tune in to "Piers Morgan Tonight " at 9 ET Monday night for more on what the new bin Laden videos tell us and what could be next for the terror network he leaves behind.
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Delta Flight to San Diego Released After Security Threat

Bloomberg - Dan Hart - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) Flight 1706 was allowed to proceed to San Diego after the FBI found no suspicious devices on the plane following its diversion to Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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steps ahead of an angry Cairo mob

CNN International - Ian Lee - ‎51 minutes ago‎
Christians remove objects from a burned church in the working-class neighborhood of Imbaba in Cairo on May 8. Editor's note: Ian Lee is a freelance reporter who was at the scene of sectarian tension in Cairo, Egypt, ...

Steps to Calm Volatility in Silver Take Hold

New York Times - William Neuman, Graham Bowley - ‎2 hours ago‎
On April 25, half a dozen officials from the CME Group, which runs many of the nation's commodities exchanges, met via videophone to discuss the eye-popping rise in the price of silver, which had doubled in just six ...

Inside the 'X Factor' Auditions: How Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul Kick Off the Show

Hollywood Reporter - Kimberly Nordyke, Shirley Halperin - ‎42 minutes ago‎
"We've got absolutely no idea who's coming on or whether they'll be good or awful," Cowell tells the audience, whom he refers to as the "fifth judge" and implores to be as "badly behaved as you want.

Rondo's status up in air for Monday vs. Heat

Chicago Tribune - Ira Winderman - ‎30 minutes ago‎
It was one thing to ride the one-armed man to the end of an emotional homecourt playoff victory. It would be another to attempt to do it for an entire game.

Abbas Urges a Continuation of US Aid Despite Agreement with Hamas

New York Times - Ethan Bronner - ‎2 hours ago‎
RAMALLAH, West Bank - President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority beseeched a group of visiting American Jews on Sunday to urge Congress not to cut off hundreds of millions of dollars in aid as a result of his recent unity ...

Andre Ethier's home run powers Dodgers past Mets, 4-2

Los Angeles Times - Dylan Hernandez - ‎1 hour ago‎
Outfielder's two-run drive in the seventh inning helps LA end a skid at four games. Clayton Kershaw is solid for 6 2/3 innings.

Chinese iPad fanboiz in frenzied fight

Register - Richard Chirgwin - ‎1 hour ago‎
One of Apple's favourite strategies for creating fake media buzz around its products has backfired, with four people reportedly injured in a fight at a Beijing Apple store.

In wake of Osama bin Laden's death, Taliban may be considering options

Los Angeles Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
The death of the Al Qaeda leader could push the Afghanistan-based Taliban toward peace talks, but it could also make the group even more motivated to fight the West.

'Thor' is a super box-office hero - Amy Kaufman - ‎49 minutes ago‎
LOS ANGELES -- "Thor," the first in a line of four superhero films to be released this summer, banged into theaters this weekend and enjoyed a thunderous debut.

Sony pwned and owned yet again

TG Daily - Trent Nouveau - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Sony has been forced to remove the stolen names and partial addresses of 2500 sweepstakes contestants posted on a hacked website owned by the Japanese-based corporation.

US gas prices hit $4 a gallon, but may retreat

Reuters - Mike Blake, Helen Kearney - ‎4 hours ago‎
A Chevron gas pump is shown at a Chevron gas station in Encinitas, California April 28, 2011. Chevron Corporation will announce first quarter earnings on April 29.

Carotid Stent Use Expanded For More Patients With Clogged Carotid Arteries

Medical News Today - Christian Nordqvist - ‎5 hours ago‎
The RX Acculink carotid stent has now been approved for both high risk and standard surgical risk patients by the FDA. It was used only for patients with clogged neck arteries who could not undergo surgery because of a high risk of complications; ...

Euro Advances on Bets Debt Concerns Won't Derail Rate Increases

Washington Post - Yoshiaki Nohara, Ron Harui - ‎35 minutes ago‎
May 9 (Bloomberg) -- The euro rose against the dollar and yen on prospects the region's debt crisis won't keep the European Central Bank from increasing interest rates further.

Lucas Glover Wins Golf's Wells Fargo Championship in Playoff Over Byrd

Bloomberg - Erik Matuszewski - ‎1 hour ago‎
Lucas Glover beat Jonathan Byrd in a playoff to win golf's Wells Fargo Championship, his first victory on the US PGA Tour since the 2009 US Open.

EU readies itself for new Greek bailout

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
THE EUROPEAN authorities are bracing for a new Greek bailout as anxiety intensifies over the lack of market confidence in the current €110 billion rescue plan for the country.

Animal Kingdom's Win Is Victory for the Sport

New York Times - Joe Drape - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Garry Jones/AP Animal Kingdom, the son of a Brazilian-bred stallion and a German-bred mare, after winning the Derby. Medication rules are more strict overseas.

17 die in battle inside Iraqi government compound - Laith Hammoudi, Roy Gutman - ‎2 hours ago‎
BAGHDAD -- BAGHDAD-Six policemen, including three high-ranking officers, and 11 prisoners were killed in a six-hour gun battle inside the heavily fortified compound of the Interior Ministry in Baghdad Saturday evening, ...

Mother's Day: What to do if you forgot

Christian Science Monitor - Elizabeth Fuller - ‎5 hours ago‎
Mother's Day came early this year, catching some otherwise-conscientious people by surprise. Here are some ideas for how to celebrate Mom even if you didn't plan ahead.

Syrian president sends tanks into major city

Reuters - Khaled Yacoub Oweis, Suleiman al-Khalidi - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Protesters hold a poster reading: ''All cities in Syria are terrorist!???'' during a demonstration after Friday prayers in the Syrian port city of Banias May 6, 2011.


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