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US Officials Say Iran Has Agreed to Nuclear Talks

New York Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - The United States and Iran have agreed in principle for the first time to one-on-one negotiations over Iran's nuclear program, according to Obama administration officials, setting the stage for what could be a last-ditch diplomatic effort to avert ...
The Iran talks: Spinning the spinners
Source: Backchannel talks but no US-Iran deal on one-to-one nuclear meeting
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Mitt Romney and President Obama share key foreign views but have different ...

Boston Globe - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Mitt Romney's criticism of President Obama's foreign policy has been unrelenting. The Republican presidential nominee has said Obama has let US dominance fall by the wayside, botched military withdrawals, let Iran move closer to nuclear capability, ...
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Father, boy killed, others wounded in Inglewood shooting rampage

Los Angeles Times - ‎32 minutes ago‎
Father, boy killed, others wounded in Inglewood shooting rampage. Inglewood police were searching for the suspect, Desmond John Moses, but had not ruled out the possibility they would find his remains in the ruins of his rental house, which police believe ...
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AP Source: Red Sox to Hire Farrell as Manager

ABC News - ‎16 minutes ago‎
FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2012, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays manager John Farrell sits in the dugout before the Blue Jays' baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston.
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Making sense of the confusing world of Windows 8

4 hours ago
Written by
Danny Sullivan
Making sense of the confusing world of Windows 8. Ready to jump into Windows 8? As if the switch from the Windows 7 interface to the Windows 8 way of doing things wasn't bad enough, deciding what type of Windows 8 or Windows RT device to purchase is ...
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Lebanese on Edge After Car Bomb

Wall Street Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
Associated Press. BEIRUT - Lebanese protesters erected flaming roadblocks and gunmen roamed the streets Saturday in a city on edge after the assassination of a top security official in a powerful car bomb the prime minister linked to the civil war in ...
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Confusion in Libya over fate of former Gaddafi spokesman

Reuters - ‎5 hours ago‎
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan militias captured Muammar Gaddafi's chief spokesman on Saturday, the government said, but an audio clip posted on Facebook purporting to be the voice of Moussa Ibrahim denied his capture.
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Anti-austerity marches take place

BBC News - ‎13 hours ago‎
Tens of thousands of people have marched in protest at the government's austerity measures. Labour leader Ed Miliband, among dozens of speakers who addressed crowds at the biggest march in London, received a mixed reaction.
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Estelle intercepted: Israel navy stops Gaza-bound boat

BBC News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Israeli navy has intercepted a boat of pro-Palestinian activists trying to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip. The Finnish-flagged Estelle left Naples on 7 October with some 30 people of eight different nationalities aboard.
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"Hero's reception" awaits Pakistani teen back home

CBS News - ‎13 hours ago‎
(CBS News) Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani 15-year-old shot by the Taliban for advocating education for females, has come out of her coma and was able to stand Friday, in her hospital room in England.
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Police keep quiet on arrest in killing of Oregon woman

Fox News - ‎23 minutes ago‎
GRESHAM, Ore. - The discovery of a 21-year-old woman's body on a remote, forested mountain gave a terrible answer to the family, friends and church members who worked so hard to find out what happened to her.
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Bomb Threat Prompts Airplane Search at LAX

ABC News - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Authorities searched an airplane scheduled to depart from Los Angeles International Airport after someone called police and made a bomb threat.
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Google Encounters Weak Results

GDP Watch - ‎10 hours ago‎
The quarterly report of Google Inc. (GOOG -8.01%) was displayed on Wall Street around 3 hours prior to Thursday because of a glitch.
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Murdoch eyes Tribune

Chicago Tribune - ‎5 hours ago‎
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch intends to stay in the business that forms the bedrock of his empire, which he grew from the single Australian newspaper he inherited in 1952 to the current $33-billion-a-year global media conglomerate.
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In Pittsburgh, GOP vice presidential candidate Ryan pounded Obama record ...

Pittsburgh Post Gazette - ‎58 minutes ago‎
He hasn't been here in two months, but Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan stopped in Pittsburgh Saturday -- on his way to campaign in Ohio, a must-win state for the GOP, even if polls show the race narrowing in Pennsylvania.
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The $1 billion presidential campaign

CBS News - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW YORK This year's presidential campaigns are on pace to reach a $1 billion in spending, their latest reports to the Federal Election Commission reveal.
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It's all about the electoral college

New York Daily News (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
BY ZERLINA MAXWELL. 12101_romney_ohio_ap_605.jpg. The number to remember is 270. Gallup polls matter very little this late in the election cycle.
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Source: iPad Mini Will Hit Stores And Ship To Early Buyers November 2

TechCrunch - ‎Oct 19, 2012‎
Apple's iPad mini is almost certainly set to be announced next week at an event in San Jose Tuesday, and we're now hearing that it will ship a week and a half after that unveiling.
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New Samsung Chromebook and Samsung Series 5 550 head-to-head

6 hours ago
Written by
James Kendrick
New Samsung Chromebook and Samsung Series 5 550 head-to-head. Summary: Samsung and Google dropped a new Chromebook into the market for only $249, showing that a quality laptop can be cheap.
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Dina Lohan -- Michael's LiLo Intervention Disgusts Me - ‎14 hours ago‎
Dina Lohan says her ex-husband Michael's attempt to stage an intervention with Lindsay was just another ploy to make himself relevant again ... and had ZILCH to do with LiLo's well-being. Dina tells TMZ ... LiLo has made it clear she wants nothing to do with ...
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Parents Television Council upset over Tom Hanks' 'F bomb' slip (Video)
2 hours ago
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Sarah Burbank-Douglas
Tom Hanks' “F-bomb” mishap has the Parents Television Council up in arms over the live taping and airing of the actor saying the "f word" while imitating a character.
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Paranormal Activity 4 Set to Trounce Alex Cross at the Box Office (blog)
23 minutes ago
Written by
Russ Burlingame
Horror sequel Paranormal Activity 4 is set to make $34 million this weekend, taking the top spot at the box office and soundly defeating Alex Cross, the #5 movie and #2 new movie opening this weekend.
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FSU overcomes bizarre conditions to claim third-straight rivalry win over Miami

Orlando Sentinel - ‎43 minutes ago‎
MIAMI - Little did those cramming the parking lots outside Sun Life Stadium on Saturday afternoon know, but they were helping set the scene for what was to come inside the stadium later in the evening.
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Klein, No. 4 K-State rout No. 17 WVU 55-14

Yahoo! Sports - ‎52 minutes ago‎
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- The final touchdown pass drew only a slight fist pump from Collin Klein. It was still the third quarter, but Milan-Puskar Stadium was half-empty.
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McClain's guide to the game against the Ravens

Houston Chronicle (blog) - ‎2 hours ago‎
When Rice follows fullback Vonta Leach between the tackles, he's difficult to bring down. Watch them try to exploit the Texans between the tackles.
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Quillin, Malignaggi win dramatically

ESPN - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Quillin fulfilled those dreams in a rock-'em, sock-'em fight against France's Hassan N'Dam, dropping him six times and winning a unanimous decision while his hero, Mike Tyson, cheered him on at ringside Saturday night at the new Barclays Center.
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Orionid meteor shower peaks tonight; NASA is live-streaming video

Los Angeles Times - ‎27 minutes ago‎
For those who cannot see the Orionid meteor shower in person, NASA has images streaming on the Internet. The live feed is being filmed at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
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Mars rover starts 'to eat dirt'

BBC News - ‎Oct 19, 2012‎
Nasa's Curiosity rover has ingested its first Martian soil sample. The robot has taken a pinch of dust into the CheMin instrument, one of its two big onboard analytical tools.
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Like girls, US boys may be hitting puberty earlier

Reuters - ‎30 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Boys in the United States may be entering puberty earlier than in generations past, a new study has found, suggesting it's not just girls who are developing at younger ages.