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'One Nation' rally seeks to energize Democrats

Seattle Times - Jordan Steffen - ‎2 hours ago‎
Thousands of activists from groups that support the Democratic Party gathered for a march and rally on the National Mall on Saturday in a bid to rejuvenate the enthusiasm of more liberal voters and stave off an expected Republican comeback in next ...
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US mulls Europe travel warning - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Report says Washington to warn citizens to be vigilant while travelling in Europe in light of al-Qaeda plot. The United States is planning to warn Americans to be vigilant as they travel in Europe in light of intelligence pointing to possible attacks ...
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Israel policeman kills Palestinian near East Jerusalem

Ha'aretz - Tess Scheflan - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Border policeman who spotted group of Palestinians trying to cross over into Israel claims his gun misfired during a struggle with the Hebron man.
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India hopes to salvage pride as Commonwealth Games begin

Seattle Times - Jim Yardley - ‎2 hours ago‎
When India won its bid for the 2010 Commonwealth Games seven years ago, the event instantly became an emblem of national prestige.

Padres helping keep the champagne on ice

San Jose Mercury News - Mark Emmons - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Miguel Tejada sat in a subdued Padres clubhouse, where there was a noticeable lack of chest-thumping or loud music, explaining that San Diego had absolutely nothing yet to celebrate.

EXCLUSIVE: Jon Stewart mocks Rick Sanchez

Hollywood Reporter - Georg Szalai - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW YORK - "The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart joked about the Rick Sanchez controversy here Saturday evening as host of Comedy Central's "Night Of Too Many Stars.

Recap: Alabama vs. Florida - ‎2 hours ago‎
By Sports Network Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram ran for two touchdowns, leading top-ranked Alabama to a 31-6 win over No. 7 Florida at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Crowd pauses to honor student before Rutgers kickoff

Los Angeles Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
HACKENSACK, NJ (MCT) -- The Rutgers community continued to mourn freshman Tyler Clementi as they observed a moment of silence before the homecoming game Saturday.

'The Social Network' Is Well-Liked At Friday Box Office - Mawuse Ziegbe - ‎8 hours ago‎
The ubiquitous social-networking site Facebook has mushroomed into a global pop-culture phenomenon, since the site launched in 2004.

Whitman and Brown pound each other in second debate

San Jose Mercury News - Ken McLaughlin, Steven Harmon - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Meg Whitman supporters hold signs outside of the debate hall at California State University in Fresno, Calif., where Whitman faced off against her Democratic opponent Jerry Brown, in the second of three debates held ...

CIA backed by military drones in Pakistan

Washington Post - Greg Miller - ‎5 hours ago‎
The CIA is using an arsenal of armed drones and other equipment provided by the US military to secretly escalate its operations in Pakistan by striking targets beyond the reach of American forces based in Afghanistan, US officials said.

Stanford falls in shootout against Oregon, 52-31

San Francisco Chronicle - Tom FitzGerald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rick Bowmer / AP Oregon's running back LaMichael James celebrates after scoring against Standford in the second quarter of their NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, in Eugene, Ore.

California Budget Deal Headed for Vote Thursday

Wall Street Journal - Stu Woo - ‎1 hour ago‎
California's statehouse leaders said Friday they reached an agreement on a budget that would close a $19.1 billion shortfall for the fiscal year ending next June.

Outrage in Guatemala over US study on sex diseases

AFP - ‎8 hours ago‎
GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemalans on Saturday slammed a US confession that it led a 1940s study in the Central American country in which hundreds of people were deliberately infected with sexually transmitted diseases.

Daley: Chicagoans, not Obama, will decide mayor's race

Chicago Tribune - John Byrne - ‎4 hours ago‎
President Barack Obama's endorsement wouldn't necessarily swing the race to be Chicago's next mayor in Rahm Emanuel's favor, because voters will make their decisions based on the issues facing the city, Mayor Richard ...

Shots in the foot derail UT's forward progress

Houston Chronicle - Jerome Solomon - ‎16 minutes ago‎
After Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones, left, fumbles, Texas linebacker Jared Norton is tantalizingly close to making a recovery that would have given the Longhorns a shot at tying the game late in the fourth quarter.

Microsoft hopes to bury iPhone, Android

Reuters - Bill Rigby - ‎15 hours ago‎
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Last month, a few hundred Microsoft Corp employees acted out their fantasy with a mock funeral for Apple Inc's iPhone at its Redmond, Washington campus.

USC has seen this ending before against Washington

Los Angeles Times - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Jake Locker and Erik Folk lead Huskies to another last-second win, 32-31, ruining Allen Bradford's 223-yard rushing game. USC defenders leap in an attempt to block a last-second field-goal try by Erik Folk of Washington on Saturday at the Coliseum.

Learn who Mark Zuckerberg really is in a new biography: a $6.99 comic book

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎2 hours ago‎
Facebook second in video viewing: Facebook Inc. jumped over Yahoo Inc. in August to grab the No. 2 spot for online video viewing in the United States and now trails only Google Inc., according to stats released Thursday by the Internet measurement firm ...

Nigerian rebel group says car bombs one-off attack

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
LAGOS Oct 2 (Reuters) - Nigeria's main rebel group said on Saturday car bombs in the capital Abuja were intended as a one-off symbolic strike rather than the start of a campaign of violence.

No sign of American balloonists lost over Adriatic on epic long-distance race - Nick Meo - ‎10 hours ago‎
One of the world's epic balloon races appeared to end in tragedy after a search failed to find any trace of Richard Abruzzo and his companion who vanished over the Adriatic.

Lula's pick favored as Brazil votes for president

Reuters - Stuart Grudgings, Todd Benson - ‎39 minutes ago‎
SAO PAULO, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Brazilians are expected to place their trust in President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and vote for his hand-picked successor on Sunday, possibly giving her an outright victory without needing a runoff vote ...

Bank of America to Freeze Foreclosure Cases

New York Times - David Streitfeld - ‎Oct 1, 2010‎
Bank of America, the country's largest mortgage lender by assets, said on Friday that it was reviewing documents in all foreclosure cases now in court to evaluate if there were errors.


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