CBS News - - 41 minutes ago
In this file photo, Petraeus testifies on Capitol Hill before the Senate Armed Services Committee. Petraeus is expected to be quickly and easily confirmed by the Senate.
Video: Gates, Mullen Have Full Confidence in Petraeus The Associated Press
Petraeus's Opportunity Wall Street Journal
Chicago Tribune - - 1 hour ago
WIMBLEDON, England - The final shot came off the racket of John Isner on Thursday, a backhand hit with a single purpose late in the afternoon on Court 18 of the All England Club.
UGA grad uses 'favorite shot' to win Wimbledon marathon Atlanta Journal Constitution
New York Times - - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON - The Senate failed to pass legislation Thursday that would have extended unemployment subsidies for hundreds of thousands of Americans who have exhausted their jobless benefits, as Democrats and Republicans traded ...
Senate again rejects emergency spending package Washington Post
Republicans block Senate bid to extend benefits for jobless MiamiHerald.com
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The Australian - - 40 minutes ago
BARACK Obama has offered his congratulations to Julia Gillard on becoming Australia's first female prime minister. Describing her elevation as an "historic step", the US President said today he looked forward to working with Ms Gillard and to speaking ...
Gillard 'next for the knife' Sydney Morning Herald
New York Times - - 35 minutes ago
President Obama and President Dmitri A. Medvedev of Russia (second right) talked after ordering lunch on Thursday at Ray's Hell Burger in Arlington, Va.
Video: Obama Wants to "reset" Relations With Russia The Associated Press
Telegraph.co.uk - - 35 minutes ago
Thirteen young revellers have been killed after a high-speed passenger train hit them as they crossed a railway track south of Barcelona on their way to a beach celebration.
Video: Spain Train Hits Solstice Partiers, 12 Dead The Associated Press
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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - A suspected tornado tore through Connecticut's largest city Thursday, toppling trees and power lines and collapsing a building as a powerful line of storms swept across parts of the Northeast.
FOXNews - 32 minutes ago
Doctors who care for senior citizens on Medicare won't face a 21 percent pay cut thanks to a House vote Thursday night. The House of Representatives approved a six-month patch of the so-called “doc fix.
Congress votes to spare doctors from Medicare cuts The Associated Press
USA Today - 36 minutes ago
Former congressman JD Hayworth said the 2007 infomercial he appeared on that directed people to apply for federal grants was a mistake and that he regrets his association with the firm that made it.
Magellan Strategies: McCain ahead 52 to 29% Bizjournals.com
Los Angeles Times - - 1 hour ago
Some analysts are projecting that Apple will have sold up to 1 million iPhones by the end of the gadget's first day in stores.
Video: New IPhone Selling Briskly As Thousands Line Up The Associated Press
Apple works to keep up with crush of iPhone demand The Associated Press
Washington Post - - 17 minutes ago
Lawmakers scrambled Thursday to solidify a series of political deals in an effort to get a bill overhauling the nation's financial regulation to President Obama by July 4. As the House-Senate conference committee played out its endgame, ...
Senators to Offer Plan to Strengthen Volcker Rule BusinessWeek
Wall Street Journal - 32 minutes ago
Vague laws beget injustice, and in a trio of decisions yesterday the Supreme Court dispensed with major parts of a murky statute that has long been used as a catch-all tool to criminalize business.
Could Conrad Black get out of jail? The Guardian
Score one for Skilling MarketWatch
eWeek - 22 minutes ago
The updated operating system for Apple's iPhone and iPod Touch brings a raft of new features to these mobile devices; iPhone 3GS users in particular will be able to congratulate themselves, knowing they finally have an OS that pushes the smartphone to ...
Gaming on an iPhone 4: First Impressions Touch Arcade
Wired News - - 1 hour ago
Twitter has agreed to implement a new security program and submit to a security audit from a third party as part of a settlement agreement with the Federal Trade Commission over breaches the micro-blogging service experienced in 2009 that ...
New York Times - - 1 hour ago
Apple's touch-screen smartphone has been a sensation since Day 1 three years ago, and many who own the device believe it to be almost perfect - if only it worked better as a phone.
MTV.com - - 50 minutes ago
'I've heard that there are pretty obscene items that you can get with the boys' faces on them,' the actress says. By Kara Warner With any hugely successful movie franchise comes endless vehicles for promotion and opportunities for sponsored product ...
Twilight fans eagerly await LA 'Eclipse' premiere The Associated Press
Entertainment Weekly - - 20 minutes ago
Image Credit: Frank MasiFrom the looks of it, Fox is determined to score a hit with their Tom Cruise-Cameron Diaz-starrer Knight & Day.
Weak 'Knight and Day' opening: The fall of Hollywood stars? Christian Science Monitor
James Mangold wrestles 'Knight and Day' to the screen Los Angeles Times
USA Today - - 29 minutes ago
By Dave Hogan, Getty Images By Edna Gundersen and Steve Jones, USA TODAY Though gone too soon, Michael Jackson left a tall legacy and a tower of hits when he died at 50 a year ago on Friday.
Jackson MD lawyers: Vegas deal makes license safe The Associated Press
New York Times - 2 hours ago
Simone Pepe of Italy, left, stood by as members of the Slovakian team celebrated. Slovakia defeated Italy, 3-2. More Photos » By ROB HUGHES The Times's soccer blog has the 2010 World Cup covered from all angles, with news, features and live analysis of ...
Written off as underdog, World Cup newcomer Slovakia ready for more upsets The Canadian Press
Portland Business Journal - - 22 minutes ago
The Portland Trail Blazers have fired the executive often credited with shaping the playoff team's current core. General manager Kevin Pritchard was told less than an hour before the NBA draft started on Thursday that today would be his last day of ...
Blazers finally fire GM Kevin Pritchard msnbc.com
MiamiHerald.com - 14 minutes ago
By Sports Network The Chicago Bulls have reportedly agreed to trade guard Kirk Hinrich and the 17th overall pick in tonight's NBA Draft to the Washington Wizards.
NBA draft live updates Los Angeles Times
Source: Bulls agree to send Hinrich, 17th pick in draft to Washington The Canadian Press
BusinessWeek - - 4 hours ago
ABC News - - 11 hours ago
Los Angeles Times - - 3 hours ago
The regulations, all outlined in the healthcare overhaul bill, include barring insurance plans from denying coverage to children with preexisting conditions.
Obama warns insurance companies not to unnecessarily raise costs Washington Post
CNN - - 1 hour ago
Tori Spelling spent four hours at a book signing at a Borders store, taking time to chat and pose for snapshots. New York (CNN) -- You'd think that Tori Spelling showing up three hours late to her own book release party was the ...
New York Times - - Jun 23, 2010
FOR most of our nation's history, the armed services have had a strong and worthy tradition of firing generals who get out of line.
TIME (blog) - - Jun 23, 2010
Who Do You Have to Sleep With to Get a CNN Show? Ask Eliot Spitzer! So it's official: Eliot Spitzer, one of America's top ten favorite former governors forced from office by sex scandal, will be co-hosting a nightly opinion roundtable show on CNN.
WalletPop (blog) - Jun 21, 2010
The FBI is warning consumers to be on the alert for scammers who tie up their phone lines while emptying their bank accounts. These "telephone denial-of-service" attacks are similar to ones that have been used by hackers for years to crash websites by ...
Wall Street Journal - - Jun 23, 2010
You might think that the only ones following your online musings are your mom and college pals. But if they include a gripe about a hotel, the front-desk clerk at the offending property may be listening, too.