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The Associated Press
MARKET SNAPSHOT: US Stocks Erupt Higher To Bring Dow Back Above 9000
CNNMoney.com - 1 hour ago
US stocks blasted higher Tuesday afternoon, wiping away a week's worth of steep losses, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped nearly 900 points - its second biggest daily point gain ever - as bargain hunters flooded the market.
Stocks in massive rally to bring Dow above 9000 MarketWatch
Dow Jones rallies 889 points Bizjournals.com
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McCain, Palin urge convicted senator to step down
Reuters - 49 minutes ago
HERSHEY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Republican presidential nominee John McCain and his running mate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, urged fellow Republican Ted Stevens to resign on Tuesday after the Alaska senator was convicted of corruption.
Stevens says, 'I am innocent' after corruption conviction CNN International
McCain, Obama Call on Stevens to Resign From Senate (Update1) Bloomberg
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ABC News
Obama Holds the Line on Taxes; McCain Better in Base
ABC News - 51 minutes ago
A week from Election Day, John McCain has consolidated in his base but slipped in the center, while Barack Obama is holding the line on taxes while advancing among middle class voters -- and just a little weariness is slipping into assessments of the ...
McCain cuts into Obama's edge on jobs, economy, poll finds Kansas City Star
McCain attacks could backfire with undecideds, analyst says CNN
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Voice of America
Syria closes US institutions after raid
Reuters - 3 hours ago
By Marwan Makdessi DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syria decided on Tuesday to close an American school and a cultural center in Damascus, in an apparent response to a US military raid that the authorities said killed eight civilians.
Profile: Abu Ghadiya BBC News
Syria Closes US School, Cultural Center Over Raid (Update1) Bloomberg
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Thousands flee rebel advance in Congo
CNN International - 2 hours ago
(CNN) -- Rebel attacks north of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo prompted thousands more civilians to flee Tuesday, and UN officials said a UN convoy trying to provide security near Goma also was attacked.
Residents Flee as Congolese Rebels Approach City Washington Post
Thousands flee fighting as DRCongo rebels advance AFP
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BBC News
Tigers bomb army base, power station
CNN International - 24 minutes ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (CNN) -- Tamil Tiger rebel aircraft bombed a power station outside Sri Lanka's capital, Colombo, late Tuesday, military sources said.
Sri Lanka rebels bomb Colombo power plant, army camp AFP
Sri Lanka rebel air attack puts capital in dark The Associated Press
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New York Daily News
UPDATE 1-NY state deficit jumps to $47 bln over next few yrs
Reuters - 2 hours ago
By Joan Gralla NEW YORK, Oct 28 (Reuters) - New York state's budget deficit will surge to $47 billion -- up about $20 billion from the previous estimate -- over the next few years because it is the "epicenter" of the financial crisis, Gov.
Paterson Warns of Big Deficit and ‘Painful Cuts’ New York Times
Paterson on $47B budget defecits: 'Very hard cuts' are coming New York Daily News
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The Associated Press
City attorney cleared of wrongdoing in Free Press records request
Detroit Free Press - 56 minutes ago
BY DAVID ASHENFELTER • FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER • October 28, 2008 City of Detroit lawyer Ellen Ha won’t face professional misconduct charges for her handling of Free Press’s public records requests that revealed the existence of a secret side agreement ...
Former Detroit mayor sentenced CNN International
Detroit's ex-Mayor Kilpatrick jailed for 4 months The Associated Press
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Obama's Definition of Rich Keeps Going Down
FOXNews - 36 minutes ago
By Neil Cavuto They call it a Freudian slip when you say something you didn't intend, but really meant. That non-staged moment when you blurt out something you didn't intend to.
Palin's real diversity Sunday Paper
McCain hopes Biden's words haunt Dems Houston Chronicle
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The Monitor Ends Daily Print Edition
New York Times - 1 hour ago
By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD After a century of continuous publication, The Christian Science Monitor will abandon its weekday print edition and appear online only, its publisher announced Tuesday.
Christian Science Monitor to End Daily Print Edition (Update2) Bloomberg
Christian Science Monitor to End Print Edition Washington Post
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Seattle Post Intelligencer
Consumer confidence at all-time low
CNNMoney.com - 1 hour ago
A business research group reports its index of confidence plunges to its lowest level in four decades. By Ben Rooney, CNNMoney.com staff writer Should banks be required to make more loans with money from the $700 billion bailout?
Pelosi Statement on New Report Showing Consumer Confidence at All ... MarketWatch
Consumer confidence hits new low Silicon Valley / San Jose ... Bizjournals.com
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ABC News
Home prices see another record plunge
CNNMoney.com - 1 hour ago
10 major markets have seen home values fall 17.7% over the past 12 months, and experts expect the declines to continue. By Les Christie, CNNMoney.
Home prices fall record 16.6% in past year MarketWatch
Minneapolis-St.Paul metro home market drops in August Bizjournals.com
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Washington Post
McCain struggles for Pa. upset; GOP doubts grow
The Associated Press - 26 minutes ago
HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) - Barack Obama and John McCain fought for votes Tuesday on critical ground in Pennsylvania, the only Democratic state McCain is still contesting on a national political map growing increasingly daunting.
Rivals stress the economy in Pennsylvania Financial Times
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Straits Times
Candidates Battle for Vote-Rich Pennsylvania
New York Times - 21 minutes ago
Senator Barack Obama spoke in a heavy rain at a campaign rally at Widener University in Chester, Pa., on Tuesday. By MICHAEL COOPER and JACK HEALY HERSHEY, Pa.
Time running out for McCain Reuters
Race fear vs. money anxiety at play in election International Herald Tribune
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CBS News
‘Skinheads’ Reveal All On Web
CBS News - 1 hour ago
Personal internet pages and web postings provide a disturbing glimpse into the racist minds of the two self-described 'skinheads' who were allegedly plotting to carry out a mass killing spree which included beheading African-Americans and assassinating ...
Sister says suspect in Obama plot is sorry The Associated Press
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Will Microsoft Tempt Enterprises To Try the Cloud?
New York Times - 1 hour ago
By BRIGID GAFFIKIN, GigaOm A quick and very unscientific poll of developers at the Microsoft Professional Developers conference in Los Angeles this week suggests that even the Microsoft brand might not bring enterprises rushing headlong into the cloud.
Microsoft Windows 7: A Closer Look at Your Next OS? PC World
Windows 7 Beta Due In Early 2009 InformationWeek
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MediaPost Publications
Will Google book settlement solve orphan works?
ZDNet - 1 hour ago
Is this the solution for orphan works? Google has reached a $125 million settlement with book authors, which will create a Book Rights Registry to ensure authors get paid royalties from advertising on Google Book Search.
Google Settles Suit Over Book-Scanning New York Times
Google Settles Book-Scan Suit, Everybody Wins Wired News
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Understanding Windows Live Essentials in Windows 7
Ars Technica - 39 minutes ago
By Peter Bright | Published: October 28, 2008 - 04:35PM CT One of the things we've known about Windows 7 for a few weeks is that it would contain fewer bundled applications than Vista did.
Microsoft extends Office apps to browser New York Times
UPDATE 1-Microsoft says next Office suite will go on the Web Reuters
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Police Rule Jennifer Hudson's Nephew's Death a Homicide
People Magazine - 2 hours ago
By Hilary Shenfeld Julian King, the 7-year-old nephew of Jennifer Hudson, died of multiple gunshot wounds and his death has been ruled a homicide, the Cook County Medical Examiner's office said Tuesday.
Hudson's Nephew's Death Ruled Homicide; Mom Blogs, "I Loved Him So ... E! Online
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Kevin Smith brings a different "porno" to theaters
Reuters - 1 hour ago
By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sex was an endless topic of conversation for the characters in director Kevin Smith's 1994 breakthrough hit "Clerks," but in his new movie "Zack and Miri Make a Porno," sex is more than talked about, ...
The naked truth: Elizabeth Banks, Seth Rogen bare all about ‘Porno’ Boston Herald
Kevin Smith blows his wad with Zack and Miri Minneapolis City Pages
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CBS News
Julianne Hough Taking Care Health ‘Because I Want to Have Babies ...
People Magazine - 1 hour ago
Julianne Hough is opening up about her upcoming surgery for endometriosis, saying, “I’m not worried. I’m feeling good.” The dancer/country singer, 20, blogs on Fancast.
'Dancing with the Stars' Julianne Hough: I won't be dancing for ... Reality TV World
Julianne Hough's tough cookie mentality isn't unusual for dancers New York Daily News
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Doctor: Recent stroke led to depression and, ultimately, retirment ...
USA Today - 1 hour ago
By Steve Rivera, Tucson Citizen TUCSON - Lute Olson suffered a stroke within the past year that contributed to recent "severe depression" and "changes in judgment," his doctor said Tuesday.
Olson had stroke, doctors say East Valley Tribune
Doctor: former Arizona coach Lute Olson had stroke The Associated Press
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World Series Delayed Another Day
New York Times - 2 hours ago
By JOSHUA ROBINSON PHILADELPHIA - With the World Series in the balance, a meeting of baseball officials turned into a room full of amateur meteorologists Tuesday morning.
Game 5 will not resume on Tuesday MLB.com
Game 5 Will Be Wednesday (Update) Washington Post
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National Post
Angels exercise buyout on Anderson
MLB.com - 47 minutes ago
By Lyle Spencer / MLB.com The Angels have an exclusive 15-day window to negotiate a new deal with Garret Anderson. (Getty) ANAHEIM -- The Angels have exercised a $3 million buyout on Garret Anderson's contract, making him a free agent, while exercising ...
Angels decline option on Garret Anderson Los Angeles Times
Angels to exercise options on Guerrero, Lackey The Associated Press
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Enews 2.0
Vitamin E, selenium fail to prevent prostate cancer
Los Angeles Times - 47 minutes ago
Vitamin E and selenium supplements, either taken independently or together, do not reduce a man's chances of developing prostate cancer, and may even heighten his risks, a federally funded study has found.
Health Highlights: Oct. 28, 2008 Washington Post
Prostate Cancer Throws Vitamin E Another Strike U.S. News & World Report
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Election: Your health insurance at stake
CNNMoney.com - 10 hours ago
McCain and Obama have vastly different views on the future of employer-sponsored health insurance. Either one could bring big change.
Adwatch: Obama's ad on health care needs clarification WSBT-TV
The US Presidential Battle Has Moved Exclusively On The Health ... eFluxMedia
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ABC News
FDA warns Bayer over claims on 2 aspirin products
Forbes - 2 hours ago
By MATTHEW PERRONE 10.28.08, 3:12 PM ET Aspirin medicines from Bayer designed to promote healthy hearts and stronger bones are being marketed illegally with unproven health claims, federal regulators said Tuesday.
Bayer Marketing Two Unapproved Aspirin Products: FDA U.S. News & World Report
Combination Aspirin Raises Red Flag With FDA KDKA
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