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Rangers advance to World Series with 6-1 victory over Yankees

Los Angeles Times - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Colby Lewis goes eight strong innings while Vladimir Guerrero's two-run double and Nelson Cruz's two-run homer powers Texas to its first trip to the Fall Classic.
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WikiLeaks data shows US failed to probe Iraqi abuse cases

Reuters - Andrew Winning - ‎1 hour ago‎
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange speaks at a news conference at the Frontline Club in central London, July 26, 2010. By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks released nearly 400000 classified US files on the Iraq war on Friday, some detailing ...
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Emboldened GOP Takes On a California Fixture

New York Times - Adam Nagourney - ‎17 minutes ago‎
LOS ANGELES - California might seem the last state President Obama would need to visit to campaign for Democrats just 11 days before Election Day: he won here by 24 points just two years ago, after all.
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Apple dumps Flash from Mac OS X

Computerworld - Gregg Keizer - ‎3 hours ago‎
Computerworld - Apple will stop bundling Adobe's Flash with Mac OS X, the company confirmed Friday. The new MacBook Air, which debuted earlier in the week, is the first Flash-less system from Apple.

G-20 divided over Geithner plan

Washington Post - Neil Irwin, Howard Schneider - ‎1 hour ago‎
Oct. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Komal Sri-Kumar, chief global strategist for Trust Co. of the West, talks about tensions over currencies between the US and China.

Canada to Randy & Evi Quaid -- Don't Go Too Far

TMZ.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Canadian police will release Randy and Evi Quaid -- once they post a cash bond of $10000 CAN -- but they're not free to leave the Great White North ... not without checking in with officials first. Canada's Immigration and Refugee Board just ruled on ...

Shark kills bodyboarder in California

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
A bodyboarder bled to death after a shark mauled his left leg, authorities said in Santa Barbara, California, yesterday as they closed three beaches over the weekend.

Giants' October run hinges on offense

MLB.com - Jenifer Langosch - ‎2 hours ago‎
PHILADELPHIA -- As enjoyable as it has been to dissect the life and times of Cody Ross as the 29-year-old outfielder keep finding ways to lift the Giants, his storybook postseason will soon come to a ...

NPR Fires Juan Williams, Journalists React

NPR - ‎5 hours ago‎
National Public Radio was widely criticized for firing news analyst Juan William for saying he gets nervous when seeing people in full Muslim garb on airplanes.

Investigation into Brett Favre's conduct continues

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
A league spokesman says no conclusions have been reached about the Minnesota quarterback, who is alleged to have sent lewd photos and inappropriate text messages to a New York Jets game hostess in 2008.

A GOP-led Congress bodes ill for DC autonomy

Washington Post - Colbert I. King - ‎1 hour ago‎
On the evening of Nov. 2, winners of the DC general election might be tempted to dance the night away. But the victors, especially the next mayor and DC Council chairman -- likely to be Vincent Gray and Kwame Brown, ...

Google Says Whole Emails Gathered By Street View Cars

Wall Street Journal - Scott Morrison, Andrew Morse - ‎3 hours ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--Google Inc. (GOOG) acknowledged Friday the cars its uses to collect data for its online mapping service had inadvertently gathered entire emails and passwords, ...

Obama stumps in Las Vegas to bail out Harry Reid

Washington Post - Philip Rucker - ‎1 hour ago‎
LAS VEGAS - With his party's control of Congress hanging in the balance, President Obama touched down here Friday night to help bail out Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D), an ally now locked in a dead heat with a heroine of the tea ...

TMZ Live: Lindsay Lohan, Gibson, and Favre

TMZ.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
We took your questions today on everything -- including OJ Simpson's appeal to the Nevada Supreme Court gets denied, Mel Gibson getting dropped from "The Hangover 2", and the Brett Favre investigation now lying in the hands of Jenn Sterger.

Scores die in Haiti cholera outbreak

BBC News - ‎43 minutes ago‎
A cholera outbreak has killed scores of people in central Haiti, President Rene Preval has confirmed. At least 196 people have died and 2634 have been hospitalised by the illness, which causes diarrhoea, acute fever, vomiting and severe dehydration.

'Paranormal' sequel has familiar focus

Boston Globe - Ty Burr - ‎1 hour ago‎
The footage comes from a “real'' video source: home surveillance cameras. (Paramount Pictures via Reuters) By Ty Burr “Paranormal Activity 2'' has to hold some kind of a record: It's a sequel, a prequel, and a remake all in one.

Georgia: Huge Increase Projected In Diabetes Cases

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
By AP As many as 1 in 3 American adults could have diabetes by 2050, federal officials said Friday in a new projection that represents a threefold increase.

US STOCKS-Nasdaq, S&P 500 rise, eye 3 weeks of gains

Reuters - Edward Krudy - ‎8 hours ago‎
NEW YORK, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Technology shares advanced on Friday after positive earnings from Baidu Inc (BIDU.O) and SanDisk (SNDK.

Ex-Companion Details 'Real' Thomas

New York Times - Ashley Parker - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Lillian McEwen is not one of the women whose name is generally associated with Justice Clarence Thomas and his contentious confirmation hearings for a Supreme Court seat.

About the Executive Council

Chicago Tribune - ‎1 hour ago‎
Eddy Hartenstein: He has been publisher and chief of Tribune Co.'s Los Angeles Times Media Group since August 2008. Educated as an aerospace engineer, he landed at Hughes Aircraft in 1972, later moving to its commercial satellite communications ...

Kentucky GOP Candidate, Livid Over Opponent's Ad, Lashes Out

New York Times - Katharine Q. Seelye - ‎3 hours ago‎
HARRODSBURG, Ky. - At a news conference on Thursday, Rand Paul was asked whether he planned to attend a debate Monday with Jack Conway, his Democratic challenger in this increasingly nasty Senate campaign.

Hawks can't stop Blues in 4-2 setback

Chicago Tribune - Chris Kuc - ‎52 minutes ago‎
ST. LOUIS - The Blackhawks haven't had an answer for the Blues' David Perron this season and Friday night it cost them their winning streak.

Judge rejects jail time for Lohan, orders her to stay in rehab

Los Angeles Times - Victoria Kim, Andrew Blankstein - ‎3 hours ago‎
The actress is to remain at the Betty Ford Center until Jan. 3, then be subject to random drug testing until her Feb. 25 court date.

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