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Newly aggressive Romney tries another reset for campaign

Reuters - ‎25 minutes ago‎
By Margaret Chadbourn and Steve Holland | MIAMI/SARASOTA, Florida (Reuters) - Taking a more aggressive tack after a series of reversals, Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney accused US President Barack Obama on Thursday of "surrendering" in ...
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Ansar al Shariah, linked to diplomat's death, sets Benghazi rally to counter ...

The State - ‎32 minutes ago‎
By Mel Frykberg - McClatchy Newspapers CAIRO - Libya's second-largest city, Benghazi, was reported tense Thursday ahead of two major rallies called for Friday, one to show support for the United States and its slain ambassador, who died last week when ...
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Air strike in Syria reportedly killed 20

Financial Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
At least 20 people were killed by an air strike in a border region of northern Syria on Thursday, opposition activists said, as Baghdad hit back at claims that Iran has used Iraqi airspace to fly arms to the Syrian regime.
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Why Google will build a new version of Maps for iOS

CNET - ‎26 minutes ago‎
The Apple Maps release may be an occasion for schadenfreude, but there's value in iOS that Google can't ignore. by Casey Newton Google will build a maps app for iOS.
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Race to Save Space History

Wall Street Journal - ‎21 minutes ago‎
By ANDY PASZTOR And TAMARA AUDI DOWNEY, Calif.—The space shuttle Endeavour is set for a glitzy welcome in Los Angeles Friday as it heads to final retirement at a local museum.
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After 66, Tiger quiets intimidation talk

ESPN - ‎19 minutes ago‎
By Bob Harig | Tiger Woods has a relatively new adversary in Rory McIlroy, the No. 1-ranked player in the world. McIlroy clearly has the skills and talent to make life on the golf course more difficult for Woods.
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Protesters in Pakistan Clash With Police

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Shibani Mahtani
Protesters topple a freight container, placed by police to block a street, as they attempt to reach the US embassy in Islamabad on Thursday.
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China and Japan Must Break Out of History's Trap

Bloomberg - ‎1 hour ago‎
This week, demonstrators incensed by Japan's purchase of the disputed rocky outcrops known as the Senkaku Islands filled Chinese cities for the biggest anti- Japanese protests since 2005.
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Romney and Netanyahu: Old Friends Now At Center Of Iran Nuke Debate

ABC News (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential candidate, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been friends for more than 35 years.
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi lets on she's a light sleeper

Beatrice Daily Sun - ‎43 minutes ago‎
40 minutes ago • AP Worrying about military rule doesn't keep Myanmar's democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi (ahng sahn soo chee) up at night, but just a little bit of noise does.
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Prosecutors drop fight for notebook from accused Colorado shooter

Reuters - ‎2 hours ago‎
By Keith Coffman | CENTENNIAL, Colo. (Reuters) - Prosecutors dropped their legal fight on Thursday for access to a notebook that accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes sent to a university psychiatrist before the shooting, saying legal wrangling ...
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GOP Lawmakers Laud Report Critical of Justice Officials

Wall Street Journal - ‎19 minutes ago‎
By EVAN PEREZ WASHINGTON—House Republicans on Thursday said the Justice Department watchdog's report on the bungled Fast and Furious gun-trafficking sting vindicated their efforts to pressure Attorney General Eric Holder over missteps in the operation.
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Penn State Hires Settlement Adviser

Wall Street Journal - ‎57 minutes ago‎
By KRIS MAHER The attorney who oversaw compensation to families of 9/11 victims has been tapped by Pennsylvania State University to help settle personal-injury claims against the school by men who claim they were sexually abused by former coach Jerry ...
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Apple fans line up for iPhone 5 scramble

USA TODAY - ‎31 minutes ago‎
That odd cultural phenomenon of geeks shamelessly engulfed in a retail love fest and sweaty urban camping experiment -- the line in front of Apple Stores for its latest gizmo -- is back again for the iPhone 5. The ritual gathering in front of stores ...
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Wal-Mart to Drop Amazon's Kindle

Wall Street Journal - ‎31 minutes ago‎
By ANN ZIMMERMAN And GREG BENSINGER Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is no longer going to serve as a showroom for Inc.'s Kindle devices.
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In debate, Scott Brown hits Elizabeth Warren on Native American heritage

Boston Herald - ‎29 minutes ago‎
By Hillary Chabot U.S. Sen. Scott Brown immediately targeted Elizabeth Warren's purported Native American heritage in a heated exchange that kicked off their first debate, saying she “checked the box,” as a minority when “clearly she's not.
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Headwinds for Romney in Latest Poll Results

Wall Street Journal - ‎25 minutes ago‎
By PATRICK O'CONNOR and JANET HOOK AP Republican nominee Mitt Romney spoke Thursday at the Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Fla.
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Mitt Romney loses Tim Pawlenty as campaign co-chair 45 days before election

Newsday - ‎2 hours ago‎
Mitt Romney loses Tim Pawlenty as campaign co-chair 45 days before election WASHINGTON - Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Thursday ruled out a run for political office in Minnesota in 2014, leaving Republicans without a top prospect in what are expected to ...
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Kaine, Allen sling personal attacks in Virginia Senate debate

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Former governor Tim Kaine and former senator George Allen held their first televised debate Thursday. The two are engaged in one of the most-watched Senate races in the US Both men sharply criticized each others's records.
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Apple Thanks Customers For Their Criticism Over iOS 6 Maps

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By Joshua C. Rarrick The new Apple Maps application has become a laughingstock for many people in the last two days. The app was rolled out, along with iOS 6, just yesterday, and already the criticism is resounding down the cyber halls of Twitter and ...
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Microsoft chalks up another patent win against Motorola

SlashGear - ‎3 hours ago‎
Motorola just cannot catch a break when it comes to patent suits in Germany. Motorola has already come out as the loser in patent disputes against Microsoft and Apple, and today, Microsoft announced that it has once again secured victory.
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Lindsay Lohan -- Domingo's Got My Back - ‎24 minutes ago‎
The man who owns the Porsche that Lindsay Lohan was driving when she allegedly struck a pedestrian Wednesday is refusing to abandon the actress ... and even hung out with LiLo in NYC today. Lindsay's bearded homie is Domingo Zapata -- a rich artist ...
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Singer Fiona Apple arrested on drug charge at Texas border

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Jim Forsyth | SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Grammy-winning singer Fiona Apple spent the night in a Texas jail after being arrested late Wednesday on a drug possession charge at the border patrol checkpoint where her tour bus was searched, a local judge ...
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'Curve' is minor-league Clint Eastwood

Houston Chronicle - ‎1 hour ago‎
In an instance of very bad timing, Clint Eastwood's latest role features the actor grumbling at more inanimate objects than at any point in his career.
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Shakira -- Takin' Her Fetus for a Stroll - ‎56 minutes ago‎
The same day she revealed she's pregnant with her first child, Shakira was spotted out wearing a loose fitting black top with her hunky Spanish futbol player boyfriend Gerard Piqué in Barcelona on Wednesday.
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Billy Gillispie resigns as Texas Tech coach

USA TODAY - ‎37 minutes ago‎
A tumultuous one-season tenure as Texas Tech men's basketball coach ended Thursday when Billy Gillispie submitted his resignation.
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Five questions that will be answered by UFC 152

Yahoo! Sports (blog) - ‎58 minutes ago‎
By Maggie Hendricks By Maggie Hendricks | Cagewriter - 25 minutes ago (Getty)Finally, we have a fight week after way too long of a break.
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Norris denied again as Cardinals sweep Astros - ‎50 minutes ago‎
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The dry spell for Bud Norris is at 18 starts and counting. In search for that elusive sixth win, the Houston Astros pitcher is running out of time this season.
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Yogurt May Protect Against High Blood Pressure

Medical News Today - ‎2 hours ago‎
A new study finds adding low calorie yogurt to your diet may help lower your risk of high blood pressure. The new information presented at the American Heart Association's High Blood Pressure Research 2012 Scientific Sessions, has found that long-term ...
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West Nile virus kills 5 in Balkans, dozens in hospital

Reuters - ‎6 hours ago‎
| PRISTINA (Reuters) - At least five people in the Balkans have died from West Nile virus and several dozen others have been hospitalized in the past four weeks, according to health authorities in Serbia, Kosovo, Macedonia and Croatia.
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