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Suicide highlights torment of the Internet

Kansas City Star - ‎36 minutes ago‎
The student who jumped to his death, Tyler Clementi, was seen in this photo taken last year while playing in a high school orchestra.
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Ecuador army rescues captive President Rafael Correa

BBC News - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Soldiers in Ecuador have rescued President Rafael Correa from a police hospital after a day of protests by security forces angry at benefit cuts.
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Emanuel Mayor Campaign Will Need to Explain $17 Million Bank Compensation

Bloomberg - John McCormick, Tim Jones - ‎41 minutes ago‎
The wealth and connections Emanuel amassed while working for all three men give him advantages -- and liabilities -- as he explores running for a job he has said he always wanted, ...
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Last laugh for humble-born Tony Curtis

Boston Herald - James Verniere - ‎57 minutes ago‎
“Yondah lies the castle of my faddah,” is the probably apocryphal line cited to ridicule the young, impossibly handsome Tony Curtis, who died Wednesday at the age of 85.

Made in the lab, new stem cells may cut the controversy - ‎1 hour ago‎
Researchers say they have discovered a way to use scientifically created cells that appear virtually identical to embryonic stem cells for transplantation into patients.

Militants set fire to NATO supply tankers in Pakistan

Reuters - Faisal Aziz, Hamid Sheikh - ‎9 minutes ago‎
KARACHI (Reuters) - Suspected militants in Pakistan set fire to tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan on Friday, officials said, a day after three soldiers were killed in a cross-border NATO air strike.

San Diego Is On Brink Of Elimination

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
By AP Pablo Sandoval hit a home run into McCovey Cove, and the San Francisco Giants beat the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks, 4-1, on Thursday.

Ann Hornaday reviews 'The Social Network' and 'Waiting for "Superman" '

Washington Post - Ann Hornaday - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Sept. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Cris Valerio reports on the New York City premiere of Sony's "The Social Network," a film about the origin of Facebook, and the potential of a Facebook initial public offering.

Pavin's Opening Moves Contain Some Surprises

New York Times - Larry Dorman - ‎1 hour ago‎
The rookies Jeff Overton, left, and Bubba Watson will comprise one of the United States pairs in Friday's four-ball matches. By LARRY DORMAN NEWPORT, Wales - Continuing the unpredictable pattern he established with his final captain's pick last month, ...

HP board's selection of new CEO raises new doubts

Boston Globe - Michael Liedtke - ‎6 minutes ago‎
AP Technology Writer / October 1, 2010 SAN FRANCISCO—Hewlett-Packard Co.'s board upset many investors when it forced out Mark Hurd as CEO nearly two months ago.

Ayodhya verdict: Both sides to move SC

Indian Express - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Sunni Waqf Board counsel Zafaryab Jilani on Thursday termed the Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suits as “disappointing” and said they would move the Supreme Court against the order.

Android Apps Privacy Issue Not Google-Specific

eWeek - Nicholas Kolakowski - ‎1 hour ago‎
A portion of Google Android apps feed personal data to advertisers' servers, according to a new study. While that study was focused Android, though, doesn't mean privacy is an issue only for Android.

Storms drench much of the East Coast; 5 killed

The Associated Press - Tom Breen, Tom Foreman Jr - ‎1 hour ago‎
RALEIGH, NC - A massive rainstorm drenched the East Coast from the Carolinas to Maine on Thursday, causing at least five deaths, flooding roads and washing away months of dry weather.

Oklahoma State beats Texas A&M, 38-35, on field goal as time expires

Los Angeles Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Dan Bailey kicked a 40-yard field goal as time expired, giving Oklahoma State a 38-35 victory over Texas A&M in a back-and-forth game Thursday in Stillwater, Okla.

US adopts stricter safety rules for offshore drilling

Washington Post - Juliet Eilperin - ‎3 hours ago‎
President Obama has pledged to end America¿s dependence on foreign oil and his administration is spending billions on greener energy initiatives.

Movie review: 'Let Me In' loses its fangs in translation

Washington Post - Michael O'Sullivan - ‎46 minutes ago‎
By Michael O'Sullivan Something is lost in the translation in "Let Me In," the English-language adaptation of the acclaimed 2008 Swedish vampire film "Let the Right One In.

Analysts say Fisher-Price recall won't hurt Mattel

BusinessWeek - Mae Anderson - ‎8 hours ago‎
The Fisher-Price recall of 10 million toys, high chairs and tricycles likely won't affect parent company Mattel Inc. in any meaningful way, analysts said Thursday.

ADHD genetic link 'removes stigma'

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
The first direct evidence of a genetic link to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder has been found, a study says. Lead investigator Professor Anita Thapar said that research shows that the disorder was a brain problem like autism - not due to bad ...

TARP due to end, but funds to live on

MarketWatch - Ronald D. Orol - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The wildly unpopular $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program is set to expire on Sunday, two years to the day it was approved, as debates continues to rage over the final cost to the taxpayer ...

Pregnant breast cancer patients more likely to survive

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
There may be few pregnancy nightmares worse than finding a lump in one's breast, given the dueling fears that if it's cancer, treatment could harm the developing fetus, while delay and pregnancy hormones could fuel a tumor's growth.

Comic-Con will stay in San Diego after considering moving

Los Angeles Times - Geoff Boucher - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Comic-Con International is staying in San Diego, and a press conference is scheduled for Friday at the San Diego Convention Center where local leaders will symbolically wipe the worried sweat from their ...

Questions on Ex-Housekeeper Emerge for a Candidate

New York Times - Adam Nagourney - ‎4 hours ago‎
LOS ANGELES - In many ways, it had the makings of the kind of classic late-campaign political dust-up that happens so regularly in high-profile California campaigns: the celebrity lawyer, the illegal immigrant, a welter of conflicting ...

Japan's Government Bonds Drop on Stock Gains, China's Manufacturing Report

Bloomberg - Masaki Kondo - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Japan's 10-year bonds fell for a second day as stocks rebounded from their biggest slump in three weeks, damping demand for the safety of government debt.

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