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Rain Can't Stop Nadal's March to Victory

New York Times - George Vecsey - ‎23 minutes ago‎
On the 15th day of the United States Open, afternoon turning into night, he willed himself into a career Grand Slam, making himself a master of all surfaces.
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Bush tax cuts 101: What changes could be in store for taxpayers?

Christian Science Monitor - Ron Scherer - ‎43 minutes ago‎
If Congress does nothing, the Bush tax cuts expire at the end of this year. Here's a look at the options now being debated. House Minority Leader John Boehner of Ohio (shown here speaking Aug. 24 in Cleveland) said Sunday that if his only option for ...
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15 Dead in Venezuela Plane Crash; 36 Others Survive

Voice of America - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Photo: AP Fifteen people have been killed in the crash of an airplane belonging to Venezuela's state-run airline, Conviasa. Thirty-six others on board survived the accident in a steel mill yard in Bolivar state.
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Lady Gaga's VMA Outfits: Fashion Week Attendees Weigh In

MTV.com - Christopher MacAllister - ‎2 hours ago‎
'She is like a work of art!' 'Behind the Velvet Ropes' hostess Lauren Ezersky says. By Christopher MacAllister NEW YORK - Even though Lady Gaga managed to cut down her costume changes from last year's Video Music Awards to just three for the 2010 Video ...

For Volatile Primary Season, a Suitable Ending

New York Times - Jeff Zeleny - ‎1 hour ago‎
As the long and turbulent primary season of the midterm election campaign drew to a close on Monday, the Republican establishment was placing its confidence on hold and bracing for the prospect that voters in yet another state would send ...

Cuba's Public-Sector Layoffs Signal Major Shift

New York Times - Elisabeth Malkin - ‎47 minutes ago‎
In a move to open up Cuba's economy and create new areas for private business, the government will be giving more licenses to private taxi drivers.

HP to Buy ArcSight for $1.5 Billion

Wall Street Journal - Shara Tibken - ‎3 hours ago‎
Hewlett-Packard Co. agreed to buy security-software maker ArcSight Inc. for about $1.5 billion, continuing the company's spending spree that began after Chief Executive Mark Hurd resigned last month.

Phillies trounce Marlins to stay in first place

MLB.com - Todd Zolecki - ‎18 minutes ago‎
MIAMI -- The Phillies had to squint to see the out-of-town scoreboard high above the second deck in left field Monday at Sun Life Stadium.

Moody's Puts Hertz Rating On Watch For Downgrade On Raised Bid

Wall Street Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
Moody's Investors Service put its ratings on Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (HTZ) on watch for possible downgrade after the rental-car giant on Sunday raised its offer for Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. (DTG) to $50 a share, or about $1.56 billion.

American Aid Workers Make Bail in Zimbabwe

ABC News - Dana Hughes - ‎7 hours ago‎
A judge in a Harare court ordered the four Americans, along with one New Zealander and one Zimbabwean working at an AIDS orphanage, to pay $200 each in bail and relinquish their passports.

Ravens vs. Jets: Quick Hits

FanHouse - Chris Burke - ‎9 minutes ago‎
Monday Night Football's Ravens vs. Jets game was billed as a defensive showdown and it didn't let anyone down. Baltimore and New York knocked each other silly all night.

Crucial Work Remains in Rewriting Bank Regulations, Officials Say

New York Times - Jack Ewing - ‎3 hours ago‎
BASEL, Switzerland - Stock markets cheered new regulations announced this weekend that were intended to prevent a recurrence of the financial crisis, but central bankers cautioned Monday that officials still must forge agreements to limit ...

Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith likes process rule

ESPN - Jeff Dickerson - ‎7 hours ago‎
LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith continued to defend two controversial calls made by the coaching staff during Sunday's 19-14 victory over Detroit.

Pyramids, Nanowires Show Two Futures for Artificial Skin

Reuters - Tim Carmody - ‎3 hours ago‎
Making artificial limbs that can perform gross motor functions is relatively easy. Fine motor actions are harder, and wiring the limbs into the nervous system is harder still.

Aging gas pipe at risk of explosion nationwide

The Associated Press - Garance Burke, Jason Dearen - ‎58 minutes ago‎
SAN BRUNO, Calif. - An ominous theme has emerged from the wreckage of a deadly pipeline explosion in California: There are thousands of pipes just like it nationwide.

Small Michigan oil pipeline defects led to breaks

USA Today - Todd Spangler, Tina Lam - ‎2 hours ago‎
Three times in the past five years, inspectors found defects in the southern Michigan pipeline that ruptured and sent thousands of gallons of crude oil into a tributary of the Kalamazoo River in July, ...

Jerry Brown apologizes for jab at Bill Clinton's character

Los Angeles Times - Seema Mehta - ‎18 minutes ago‎
The Democrat makes an oblique reference to the Monica Lewinsky scandal as he tries to dismiss a new ad by Meg Whitman showing candidate Clinton accusing Brown of raising taxes while governor.

Intel's walled garden plan to put A/V vendors out of business

Ars Technica - Jon Stokes - ‎1 hour ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO - In describing the motivation behind Intel's recent purchase of McAfee for a packed-out audience at the Intel Developer Forum, Intel's Paul Otellini framed it as an effort to move ...

Mideast peace talks a second chance for Hillary Clinton

CNN - Jason Hanna, Laurie Ure - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Hillary Clinton, shown with Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and Mahmoud Abbas in Washington this month, will be in the Mideast this week.

Aptos woman going to Australia with Oprah

Contra Costa Times - Shanna Mccord - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Paul Woods, seated on couch in blue shirt, watches the Oprah show with friends and family as they find out Woods is going to Australia with Oprah and the entire audience - on a plane piloted by John Travolta.

Asthma Drug May Help MS Patients

MedPage Today - Crystal Phend - ‎4 hours ago‎
The bronchodilator albuterol may boost the efficacy of treatment for multiple sclerosis and improve early outcomes, based on results of a small pilot study.
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