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Military to accept openly gay recruits

USA Today - Jim Michaels - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Tim Dillon,USA TODAY By Gregg Zoroya and Jim Michaels, USA TODAY WASHINGTON - Openly gay recruits can now join the military as a result of a federal court ruling striking down the "don't ask, don't tell" law, but they are being warned that they can ...
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Report: Key information on CIA base bomber wasn't relayed

CNN International - Pam Benson, Jeanne Meserve - ‎1 hour ago‎
Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi is believed to be the suicide bomber who killed seven CIA operatives last December. Washington (CNN) -- Prior to a suicide attack on a CIA base in Afghanistan last December, ...
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Justice Thomas' wife seeks apology from Anita Hill

USA Today - Joan Biskupic - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Virginia Thomas, the wife of Justice Clarence Thomas, recently contacted Brandeis University professor Anita Hill, who had accused Thomas of sexual harassment 19 years ago during his Senate confirmation hearings ...
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New York Fed Wants Banks to Buy Back Bad Mortgages

New York Times - Nelson D. Schwartz - ‎1 hour ago‎
To the long list of those picking fights with banks over bad mortgages, add the Federal Reserve. Two years after the Fed bought billions of dollars in mortgage securities as part of the financial bailout, its New York arm is ...

As GOP Seeks Spending Cuts, Details Are Scarce

New York Times - David M. Herszenhorn - ‎1 hour ago‎
Shirley Freeman and other volunteers at Representative Dan Lungren's campaign headquarters in Rancho Cordova, Calif. By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN WASHINGTON - In Indiana, Representative Mike Pence, the No.

New photos claim to show Apple's prototype CDMA Verizon iPhone

Apple Insider - Josh Ong - ‎2 hours ago‎
Photos, possibly from a repair shop in Vietnam, have surfaced allegedly showing a prototype CDMA iPhone in Device Verification Test phase.

Tom Bosley, 'Happy Days' Dad, Dies at 83

New York Times - Bruce Weber - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tom Bosley with some of the cast from the sitcom “Happy Days,” which ran for 11 seasons. By BRUCE WEBER Tom Bosley, a warm-voiced, round-bodied actor who personified paternal authority, especially on Broadway as a big-city mayor in the musical ...

San Francisco Giants beat Philadelphia Phillies, take NLCS lead

San Jose Mercury News - Joe Stiglich - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Giants took control of the National League Championship Series on Tuesday with a 3-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 3 at AT&T Park.

Hormone Replacement, Breast Cancer Link Grows

CBS News - Jonathan LaPook - ‎1 hour ago‎
A new study shows a link between hormone replacement therapy and an increased risk of breast cancer. (CBS) (CBS) For women going through menopause, the decision whether to take hormone replacement therapy has been controversial and ...

Urlacher upset with NFL flagrant hits policy

Chicago Tribune - Vaughn McClure - ‎36 minutes ago‎
The NFL's decision to crack down on flagrant hits drew criticism from at least two members of the Bears defense. Linebacker Brian Urlacher was shocked to hear how first-time offenders now could be suspended for hits ...

SPOILER: Did Bristol Palin's Monkee Business Get Her Booted Off Dancing?

People Magazine - Dahvi Shira - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Bristol Palin found herself in a hairy situation Monday night on Dancing with the Stars. The contestant - who celebrated her 20th birthday the same night - and partner Mark Ballas sported furry monkey suits during part of their jive ...

Fish Oil Use in Pregnancy Didn't Make Babies Smart

New York Times - Pam Belluck - ‎1 hour ago‎
Many women take fish oil supplements during pregnancy, encouraged by obstetricians, marketing campaigns or the popular view that a key fish oil ingredient - docosahexaenoic acid, or DHA - is beneficial to a baby's cognitive development.

Typhoon regains strength as it targets South China

Reuters - Romeo Ranoco, John Mair - ‎19 minutes ago‎
A resident takes a picture of a damaged rooftop at a gasoline station after Typhoon Megi hit Isabela province, north of Manila October 19, 2010.

Christine O'Donnell's church and state gaffe makes voters laugh

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
The US constitution has its quirks but it is crystal clear on one issue: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof," begins the first amendment, adopted in 1791.

Taliban's Elite, Aided by NATO, Join Talks for Afghan Peace

New York Times - Dexter Filkins - ‎3 hours ago‎
KABUL, Afghanistan - Talks to end the war in Afghanistan involve extensive, face-to-face discussions with Taliban commanders from the highest levels of the group's leadership, who are secretly leaving their sanctuaries in Pakistan ...

Microsoft launches services to compete with Google Apps

Seattle Times - Sharon Pian Chan - ‎52 minutes ago‎
In another step onto Google's turf, Microsoft launched Office 365, a Web-based version of Office and e-mail rolled into an inexpensive monthly subscription.

Krejci, Lucic score early as Bruins beat Capitals

ESPN - ‎20 minutes ago‎
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Google, RIM attempt to outspin Jobs

Computerworld - Dan Moren - ‎2 hours ago‎
Macworld - When Steve Jobs talks, people listen. Of course, that's no guarantee they'll like what he says, especially when it's their business he's ragging on.

Mysterious Gunfire Shatters Windows at Pentagon, but No One Is Hurt

New York Times - Sabrina Tavernise - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Shots were fired at the Pentagon early Tuesday, a spokesman said, causing minor damage to the building but no injuries.

Applied Innovations Unveils Campaign to Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎4 hours ago‎
Applied Innovations today announced a new corporate responsibility program called Giving Innovations, a dedicated year-round effort designed to raise awareness and donate funds for charitable causes each month.

Hispanics defy ad to shun elections

Washington Times - Stephen Dinan - ‎2 hours ago‎
A new ad urging Hispanic voters to reject both parties by sitting out this year's elections has enraged Hispanic groups, drawn condemnation from the Univision television network and spawned the question of how Hispanics who are upset ...

Taylor Swift Sings Revenge; John Mayer Among Targets?

ABC News - Jill Serjeant - ‎4 hours ago‎
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer John Mayer on Tuesday joined "Twilight" actor Taylor Lautner in the ranks of men thought to be targeted by country pop singer Taylor Swift in her upcoming album "Speak Now.


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