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Haqqani network behind Kabul blast near NATO HQ?

CBS News - ‎15 minutes ago‎
(AP) KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber blew himself up near NATO headquarters in the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least six people, police said.
Blast near NATO headquarters in Kabul kills at least 6
Suicide Blast Kills Six in Kabul
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As Obama, Romney Look For An Edge, Jobless Intrude [VIDEO]

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio - ‎21 minutes ago‎
The presidential contest is defined anew by joblessness, and GOP challenger Mitt Romney is concentrating on the economy while President Barack Obama seeks to play to his strengths, with top aides all but daring their rival to engage in a debate over ...
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Police searching UK home of family slain in France

The Associated Press - ‎27 minutes ago‎
By CASSANDRA VINOGRAD, AP - 2 minutes ago LONDON (AP) - French and British police on Saturday were preparing to search the UK home of a British-Iraqi family brutally slain while vacationing in the French Alps, as investigators searching for a motive ...
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Serena Williams to face Victoria Azarenka in US Open women's final

Boston Herald - ‎27 minutes ago‎
By AP NEW YORK - Standing only about a foot from the net, Serena Williams wound up that ferocious backhand and pounded it away for another easy winner.
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Kindle HD vs. iPad: A comparison

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CNN - ‎51 minutes ago‎
Amazon on Thursday unveiled an HD model of its Kindle Fire tablet with an 8.9-inch screen. Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its ...

Infant, 3 Others Killed in Northeast Okla. Storms

ABC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Four people, including a young child, were killed when strong winds accompanying severe thunderstorms blew through northeastern Oklahoma, authorities said.
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67 killed in multiple quakes in SW China

Xinhua - ‎13 hours ago‎
ZHAOTONG, Yunnan, Sept. 7 (Xinhua) -- Sixty-seven people have been confirmed dead and 731 others injured after multiple earthquakes struck a mountainous region in southwest China on Friday, authorities said.
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China's president says infrastructure development key to recovery

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Douglas Busvine and John Ruwitch | VLADIVOSTOK, Russia/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese President Hu Jintao urged Asia-Pacific nations on Saturday to speed up infrastructure development to help face the "grave challenges" from the global economy, ...
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Girl Is Granted Bail in Pakistan Blasphemy Case

New York Times - ‎22 hours ago‎
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - A judge in Pakistan granted bail on Friday to a Christian girl accused of burning a religious textbook, a significant step in a controversy that has renewed scrutiny of the country's blasphemy laws.
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Hearsay bothers last juror to find Peterson guilty - ‎1 hour ago‎
The final juror to agree to convict Drew Peterson of murder in the death of his ex-wife says he "barely slept" one night during the proceedings because the same nagging questions kept popping into his head.
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Obama Momentum Slowed by Jobs Report That May Spur Fed Stimulus

Bloomberg - ‎2 hours ago‎
Play Obama, Romney, El-Erian's Own Words on US Jobs President Barack Obama, a day after getting his highest approval rating in more than a year, was confronted by a worse-than-expected slowdown in the job market that threatened to undercut enthusiasm ...
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Labor Market Strengthens Bernanke's Case for More Easing

Businessweek - ‎17 hours ago‎
By Joshua Zumbrun and Jeff Kearns on September 07, 2012 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke's case for further monetary easing was bolstered by figures showing widespread weakness in the US labor market.
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Kerry Democratic convention speech a tryout of sorts for secretary of State in ...

Washington Post - ‎Sep 6, 2012‎
WASHINGTON - Sen. John Kerry dismissed Republican Mitt Romney as “out of touch at home, out of his depth abroad and out of the mainstream” in a Democratic National convention speech that's the Democrat's audition of sorts for secretary of state if ...
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Democrats focus on troops, vets, and foreign policy - ‎11 hours ago‎
MSNBC's Thomas Roberts talks to former democratic candidate for President Wesley Clark, about the Democrats focus on troops and foreign affairs during their convention in Charlotte.
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LETTER: The un-truth party

Kingston Daily Freeman - ‎3 hours ago‎
Those who hate the truth will try to hide the facts and point out other unrelated issues in an attempt to misdirect and deceive people into believing a lie.
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Post-convention ad crush to get even heavier

The Associated Press - ‎3 hours ago‎
By BETH FOUHY, AP - 1 minute ago NEW YORK (AP) - Get ready, presidential swing states. Now the campaign ad crush - and TV spending spree - really begins.
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Apple Seeks to Create Pandora Rival

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Wall Street Journal - ‎Sep 6, 2012‎
By ETHAN SMITH And JESSICA E. VASCELLARO Apple Inc. is in talks to license music for a custom-radio service similar to the popular one operated by Pandora Media Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be a bid by the hardware ...
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Apple takes Iphone 5 memory orders away from Samsung

Inquirer - ‎12 hours ago‎
By Lawrence Latif APPLE HAS CUT DRAM and NAND memory module orders from its mobile devices arch-rival Samsung as it tries to move away sourcing most of its parts from its biggest competitor.
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The Infamous Google Hackers Are Still Out There, Exploiting Our Computers

Gizmodo Australia - ‎3 hours ago‎
Nearly three years ago, Google was hacked by a group that was almost certainly sponsored by the Chinese Government. But as Wired tells it, the assignment for that group wasn't a one-off thing.
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New iPhone to Support LTE

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Wall Street Journal - ‎11 hours ago‎
By JESSICA E. VASCELLARO, SAM SCHECHNER and SPENCER E. ANTE Apple Inc.'s next iPhone will work on the fastest wireless networks around the world—including in the US, Europe and Asia—though it is unlikely to be available on every carrier, ...
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Katy Perry + Rihanna, Wiz + Amber: Our Favorite VMA Couples - ‎12 hours ago‎
This year celeb besties ended up being some of the cutest couples of the night. By Terri Schwartz LOS ANGELES - What would the MTV Video Music Awards be without its fair share of swoonworthy celebrity couples?
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New York Fashion Week - Spring 2013

USA TODAY - ‎7 hours ago‎
Design duo Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs met as fashion students and came together to form Cushnie et Ochs, an understated, elegant line.
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Filmmakers on the festival circuit go the extra mile

Los Angeles Times - ‎19 hours ago‎
TELLURIDE, Colo. - You can't blame writer-director Ariel Vromen for not knowing what time it is. Soon after the world premiere of his crime drama "The Iceman" last week at the Venice Film Festival, the filmmaker traveled for nearly 24 hours - flying ...
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Suspensions Vacated for Players in Bounty Case

New York Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
Four players suspended by the NFL for their roles in what the league said was a bounty program conducted by members of the New Orleans Saints had their suspensions vacated by an appeals panel Friday, allowing them to rejoin their teams and play in ...
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Big Names at Top Offer Inspiration

New York Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
CARMEL, Ind. - He was inside the ropes, with the best vantage point to view two superstar golfers at their grinding bests, unbothered by the officious state troopers and overbearing marshals who have overrun Crooked Stick Golf Club this week.
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Reggie Miller leads Basketball Hall of Fame class

USA TODAY - ‎5 hours ago‎
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - There was no trash talking. No choke signs. No hands raised to signal a made three-pointer by Reggie Miller. What Miller, the owner of countless Indiana Pacers records, provided was a side of himself that not many people saw - or ...
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Beckett's 'OK' start unsupported by Dodgers' offense - ‎3 hours ago‎
By Lyle Spencer | Archive 09/08/12 3:15 AM ET SAN FRANCISCO -- Adrian Gonzalez is beyond frustrated. The Dodgers' new first baseman understands the raw emotions of fans, who keep wondering when the surge from an offense built, at great expense, ...
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Alex Rodriguez leads Yankees over Orioles 8-5

Boston Herald - ‎27 minutes ago‎
By AP BALTIMORE - It's the time of year when milestones are far less important than victories, so for Alex Rodriguez, the significance of his 300th home run with the Yankees was solely that it helped New York regain sole possession of first place in ...
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Recommended: Mars rover snaps first profile picture (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
Quantum fluctuations in science, space and society, from quarks to Hubble and Mars. Served up by Alan Boyle, NBC News Digital science editor.
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Water Droplet Computing Needs No Electricity - ‎13 hours ago‎
Today's computers can short out if liquid enters their innards, but water droplets could form the basis for tomorrow's electricity-free computing devices.
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3rd Yosemite visitor dies of hantavirus; 2 new cases reported

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Los Angeles Times - ‎Sep 6, 2012‎
Two more cases of hantavirus infection have been linked to Yosemite National Park, one fatal and the other believed to have originated in the park's high country, marking the first time the outbreak has been traced beyond the Curry Village campground.
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Bill Clinton: wonk-in-chief

Washington Post (blog) - ‎Sep 5, 2012‎
“People ask me all the time how we delivered four surplus budgets,” former President Bill Clinton said on Wednesday night. “What new ideas did we bring?

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