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Petraeus formally assumes command in Afghanistan

CNN - ‎46 minutes ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) -- Gen. David Petraeus formally assumed command of NATO's International Security Assistance Force during a ceremony Sunday at the command's headquarters in Kabul.
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Large-scale skimmer continues testing in Gulf

CNN - Allan Chernoff - ‎20 minutes ago‎
By the CNN Wire Staff New Orleans, Louisiana (CNN) -- A ship billed as the world's largest skimming vessel will continue testing its abilities in the Gulf of Mexico Sunday.
Wall Street Journal - Reuters - MarketWatch

Independence Day

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Gregg Bender - ‎1 hour ago‎
A song by the Fifth Dimension includes phrases from the Declaration of Independence that, in a bit of irony, were considered controversial in 1969.
Columbus Telegram - HeraldNet - Christian Science Monitor - Right Pundits

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Lesnar still world's most dangerous human after comeback UFC victory

SI.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Brock Lesnar, UFC's biggest pay-TV star, withstood a pounding from Shane Carwin, the previously undefeated interim champ. AP Brock Lesnar apparently has a thing for comebacks.

Is Apple in Antenna Denial?

PC World - ‎6 hours ago‎
Apple says the erroneous formula displays more bars than it should and that the sudden drop some users see when gripping the phone in a certain way is the because the "high bars were never real in the first place.

Settlers worry about impact of Palestinian boycott

AFP - Patrick Moser - ‎2 hours ago‎
MISHOR ADUMIM, Palestinian Territories - Israeli settler and industrialist Avi Elkayam, 35, has no patience with the Palestinian boycott of settlement products.

The oil spill: The latest developments

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
-- "I would not go into the water today." Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson visited Pensacola Beach on Saturday, her first trip to Florida and her sixth to the gulf since the spill began.

At least 220 dead in oil explosion in Congo

Kansas City Star - Max Delany - ‎5 hours ago‎
AP SANGE, Congo | A tanker truck hauling fuel on a rural eastern Congo highway overturned Saturday, gushing oil that later exploded in a fireball and killed about 220 people.

US to provide nearly $2bn for two solar energy projects

BBC News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Nearly $2bn (£1.3bn) in loan guarantees will be given to two companies to kick-start the US solar energy industry, President Barack Obama has announced.

Kagan's Week in the Sun

New York Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
The News Elena Kagan, the solicitor general and President Obama's nominee to replace the retired Justice John Paul Stevens on the Supreme Court, vowed that her approach to judging would be “a modest one,” “properly deferential” to Congress and the ...

Alicia Keys unlocks pocket full of dreams at Essence Music Festival

USA Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW ORLEANS - Alicia Keys didn't need a cadre of dancers or an arsenal of special visual effects to capture the hearts of the crowd at her headlining concert Saturday at the 16 th Essence Music Festival.

Germany overwhelms Argentina, 4-0, to reach World Cup semifinals

Los Angeles Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
Ironclad defense helps Germany crush the hopes of Argentina and its coach, Diego Maradona, and move to within two victories of its first World Cup title since 1990.

Haven't made plans yet for the Fourth of July?

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎2 hours ago‎
Live music on the flight deck, interactive games for all ages and tours. Great views of Bay Area fireworks from the flight deck. 11 am-10 pm $10-$25.

Kahne makes up ground in Chase with strong finish

Nascar - Dave Rodman - ‎59 minutes ago‎
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Kasey Kahne did what he had to at Daytona International Speedway, and by finishing second in the Coke Zero 400, the driver moved in the right direction toward a Chase-qualified position in the standings ...

Russians trace Progress docking abort to interference

CNET - William Harwood - ‎13 hours ago‎
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla.--Russian engineers believe radio interference caused an approaching unmanned Progress supply ship to abort its approach to the International Space Station Friday, officials said Saturday.

Drugs charges against Paris Hilton in South Africa dropped

Xinhua - ‎7 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Drugs charges against controversial US socialite Paris Hilton were withdrawn in a FIFA World Cup Court in Port Elizabeth, South Africa early on Saturday morning.

No Motors, but Mistrust at Tour de France

New York Times - Juliet Macur - ‎6 hours ago‎
ROTTERDAM, the Netherlands - In what came as no surprise to the other riders at the Tour de France, the Swiss cyclist Fabian Cancellara won the Tour's prologue on Saturday, earning the yellow leader's jersey to kick off the three-week ...

Poles pick president in final round of voting

The Associated Press - Vanessa Gera, Monika Scislowska - ‎18 minutes ago‎
WARSAW, Poland - Poles voted in a presidential runoff election on Sunday that pits the identical twin brother of the last head of state, who was killed in a plane crash, against the acting president.

Ferguson was interested in David Villa deal

ESPN - ‎44 minutes ago‎
By Soccernet staff Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he considered a move for David Villa before the World Cup's leading scorer joined Barcelona prior to the start of the tournament.

Blog says Steve Jobs email was real

CNET (blog) - Jim Dalrymple - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Earlier this week, Apple called an alleged and unflattering email conversation between CEO Steve Jobs and a customer a fake. Now the site that published the exchange is saying the emails definitely came from Jobs' email address and is ...

Biden seeks thaw between Iraqi political rivals

The Associated Press - Rebecca Santana - ‎29 minutes ago‎
BAGHDAD - The two Iraqi leaders vying to become the nation's next prime minister will get personal pleas Sunday from Vice President Joe Biden to end their rivalry that has delayed the seating of a new government as American troops head home.

People Go Along With Critics On 'Last Airbender': It's A Stinker

Observe News - ‎13 minutes ago‎
The good information for Paramount going into this great holiday weekend is that its M. Night Shyamalan-directed “The Last Airbender” has gained a big upsurge in critical excitement.

2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™

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