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2 Jacks trump ace Ross goes deep twice as SF tops Halladay

San Francisco Chronicle - Henry Schulman - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tim Lincecum struck out eight in seven innings. He has 22 strikeouts - and two wins - in 16 innings. The Giants now have four of the 11 postseason wins they need to get a World Series victory parade down Market Street.
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<i>Tyrannosarus Rex</i> Was a Cannibal

BusinessWeek - ‎Oct 15, 2010‎
FRIDAY, Oct. 15 (HealthDay News) As if it weren't fearsome enough already, Tyrannosaurus rex had yet another disagreeable trait, a new study claims.
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Gates: No sensitive info in Wikileaks Afghan papers

Reuters - Bill Trott, Alex Richardson - ‎2 hours ago‎
US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates walks off his plane at Al-Assad Air Base in Iraq September 1, 2010, on a surprise visit as the the US Army officially ends its combat mission in Iraq.
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Barbara Billingsley, mother on 'Leave It to Beaver,' dies at 94

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
As June Cleaver, Billingsley was the model 1950s mom, clad in dresses, high heels and pearls even while vacuuming. 'She was the ideal mother,' Billingsley said of her character.

Fans find historic moment especially sweet against Yankees

Dallas Morning News - Leigh Munsil - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Texas fans were on their feet to witness history Saturday night as the Rangers notched their first-ever postseason win at home. As fans streamed out of the park, the cheering continued, echoing across ...

Pink food and drink

Detroit Free Press - Susan M. Selasky - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Throughout October, many companies have special offerings and packaging that support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here are some: Pink Ribbon Bagels: Panera Bread's 48 southeast Michigan stores are once again featuring Pink Ribbon ...

China's turn for mine rescue

Detroit Free Press - ‎1 hour ago‎
AP BEIJING -- China joined the world in breathless coverage of the Chilean mine rescue last week, but when a gas blast killed 26 Chinese miners and trapped 11 at a government-owned mine on Saturday, the national TV evening news didn't say a word.

GOP candidates surge ahead in fundraising

Washington Post - T.W. Farnam, Dan Eggen - ‎1 hour ago‎
Republican congressional candidates have sprinted ahead of Democrats in the race to raise money for the midterm elections, signaling a strong advantage for the GOP heading into the final two weeks of the campaign.

French resistance grows to the spirit of '68 - Harriet Alexander, Peter Allen - ‎29 minutes ago‎
As a million of his fellow countrymen took to the streets yesterday to vent their anger at President Nicolas Sarkozy, Olivier Vial committed an act that was all but revolutionary by French standards.

Windows Phone 7 is a big gamble, for both Microsoft and consumers

Washington Post - ‎34 minutes ago‎
When Microsoft introduced its Windows Phone 7 operating system Monday, it couldn't make its traditional sales pitch to consumers: We're Microsoft, this product has "Windows" in its name, get on board now!

Forecast for midterms: A Congress in conflict

Washington Post - Paul Kane - ‎1 hour ago‎
No matter who wins in November, the new Congress is almost sure to be closely divided and beset by conflict, making the prospects bleak for anything resembling President Obama's sweeping 2009 agenda or the anti-government priorities of the ...

Badgers' reliance on power game a smash hit against No. 1 Buckeyes - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Badgers running back John Clay bullodzed the Buckeyes defense for a game-high 104 rushing yards and two touchdowns. MADISON, Wis. -- As Ohio State coach Jim Tressel picked apart the corpse of his team's 31-18 loss to Wisconsin late Saturday night, ...

Cable TV dispute means viewers miss Phillies-Giants game

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎1 hour ago‎
By the Inquirer Staff More than three million television viewers in New York and New Jersey missed out on Game 1 of the National League Championship Series between the Phillies and the San Francisco Giants after negotiations broke down between ...

How Countrywide Covered the Cracks

New York Times - Gretchen Morgenson - ‎11 hours ago‎
ON June 27, 2006, Countrywide Financial, the nation's largest mortgage lender, was about to close its books on a record-breaking six-month run.

Hawaii starts fast, holds on to upend No. 19 Nevada - ‎7 minutes ago‎
HONOLULU -- Bryant Moniz threw three touchdowns, Mana Silva intercepted a late pass and Hawaii held on to upset No. 19 Nevada 27-21 on Saturday night.

An easy fix: Lenders must put people first

Washington Post - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Bank of America has said it will halt foreclosure sales nationwide after reports that mortgage loan servicers signed thousands of foreclosure documents without verifying the information.

Yoga relieves body ache

Times of India - ‎29 minutes ago‎
People who suffer body ache can get rid of it by doing yoga, a study has found. Fibromyalgia (FM) is a disorder causing widespread muscular skeletal pain and fatigue that is thought to affect nearly two million adults in Britain, reports express.

China on alert for Typhoon Megi

The Hindu - ‎3 hours ago‎
PTI China is all geared up to battle the strongest tropical storm this year as 'Megi' intensified into a super typhoon today, the National Meteorological Center (NMC) said in a statement.

Bernanke's Caution Doesn't Dim View On Asset Buys

Wall Street Journal - Greg Robb - ‎13 hours ago‎
BOSTON (MarketWatch)--While Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was regarded as cautious about a second round of bond-buying to stimulate the economy, economists on Friday said the underlying message was still that some sort of program ...

Washington Week: FDA Giveth, FDA Taketh Away

MedPage Today - Emily P. Walker - ‎8 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON -- The FDA made a number of big drug and device announcements this week, including approving Botox to treat migraines and reversing its decision to approve a knee implant.

6 Features Apple MacBooks Should Steal From the iPhone

PC Magazine - Cisco Cheng - ‎17 hours ago‎
The iPhone 4 and iPad are no doubt the darlings of Apple's revered product line, dominating media coverage in the past year. As such, both offered unique features that helped them stand out in crowded markets, and in certain cases, redefine their ...

Jake Locker comes up big in game Huskies needed to save season

Seattle Times - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Washington quarterback Jake Locker made the big plays in a game the Huskies needed to win. Washington quarterback Jake Locker rushes for 6 yards on the Huskies' first drive against Oregon State.

MacBook Air: Quibbles with an exquisite design

CNET - Brooke Crothers - ‎7 hours ago‎
The MacBook Air was announced in January of 2008. I've been using one day in and day out since February of that year. Amid rumors of an imminent update, I can't help but wonder whether Apple will address a few outstanding, ...


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