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Explosive found in Dubai, part of US terror probe

BusinessWeek - Eileen Sullivan, Matt Apuzzo - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Authorities in Dubai intercepted an explosive device bound for a Chicago-area Jewish institution aboard a cargo jet, officials disclosed Friday, triggering a worldwide alert and fears that al-Qaida was attempting to ...
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The Thread: Jon Stewart on the Hustings

New York Times - Tobin Harshaw - ‎19 minutes ago‎
The Thread is an in-depth look at how major news and controversies are being debated across the online spectrum. “Just who does Jon Stewart think he is?
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Obama urges Virginians to reelect freshman Perriello

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
He's also in search of something he has lost: the adoration of the American people. Use this interactive table to track campaign spending by interest groups and political parties in the 2010 midterm elections.
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Brett Favre won't concede

Boston Herald - Karen Guregian - ‎33 minutes ago‎
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Brett Favre was walking through the Vikings locker room on his way to a lengthy session in the training room after completing his first practice with fractured bones in his left ankle and ...

GDP grows a modest 2% in 3rd quarter

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Gross domestic product growth shows a small improvement from the second quarter's 1.7% rise. Stronger private spending and business investment help power the increase, and imports are blamed for keeping it down.

Wade leads Miami Heat rout in Big 3's first game at home - Joseph Goodman - ‎55 minutes ago‎
After beginning the season with a measured pace, the Heat flashed its considerable potential for the NBA to behold Friday in the team's home opener at AmericanAirlines Arena.

Microsoft reports record first-quarter revenues - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Redmond-based software giant experienced much higher performance particularly of its Windows and Office software products. It announced a 51 percent rise in first quarter profit, with net profit for the three months to September at $5.4 billion.

A Surge in Democratic Spending

New York Times - Michael Luo, Griff Palmer - ‎3 hours ago‎
Groups aligned with Democratic candidates have unleashed a last-minute paroxysm of spending in competitive House races in the final days of the campaign that has them outpacing Republicans, reversing the trend of the ...

Project Runway Winner Is 'Proud' of Runner-Up

People Magazine - Kate Hogan - ‎6 hours ago‎
Although two of the four judges argued against her collection on Thursday's heated season finale of Project Runway, winner Gretchen Jones isn't offended.

In Senate drama, an attack and denial - Beth Reinhard, Michael Van Sickler - ‎1 hour ago‎
Former President Clinton said he did not ask Democratic candidate Kendrick Meek to drop out of the US Senate race to pave the way for Charlie Crist against Marco Rubio.

Diet Drug Optimism Lifts Shares of Vivus

New York Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
By REUTERS Shares of Vivus, a drug manufacturer, rose 26 percent as investors bet it would be able to convince regulators to approve its experimental weight loss drug, Qnexa.

Gunman believed to have gripe with Marines

Boston Globe - ‎1 hour ago‎
AP / October 30, 2010 WASHINGTON - A gunman who fired shots at a Washington-area Marine Corps museum and who is believed to be responsible for three similar incidents may have a grievance against the Corps, the FBI said yesterday.

Rio Tinto says Iran can keep stake in uranium mine

Reuters - Louis Charbonneau, Eric Beech - ‎10 hours ago‎
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 29 (Reuters) - Iran can keep its stake in a uranium mine in Namibia owned by Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto (RIO.

Study Finds Green Tea Offers No Protection From Breast Cancer

BusinessWeek - Steven Reinberg - ‎8 hours ago‎
THURSDAY, Oct. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Although some research has suggested that drinking green tea might help protect women from breast cancer, a new, large Japanese study comes to a different conclusion.

Hillary Clinton faces Japan-China wrangle at Asean

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is joining the Asean regional summit, amid a continuing war of words between China and Japan over disputed islands.

'The Walking Dead' Lurches From Comic Book To AMC - Rick Marshall - ‎4 hours ago‎
This weekend, hordes of flesh-hungry zombies will finally shamble their way from printed page to television screen as AMC premieres its new post-apocalyptic horror series "The Walking Dead" on Halloween night.

US Blue-Chips Rise, S&P 500 Slips In Quiet End To Strong Month

Wall Street Journal - Donna Kardos Yesalavich - ‎8 hours ago‎
NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--US blue-chip stocks edged higher Friday while the Standard & Poor's 500 index fell slightly in a quiet end to a strong October as investors bided their time before next week's ...

In Nevada, It's Hold Nose and Cast Vote

New York Times - Dan Barry, Michael Cooper - ‎2 hours ago‎
A sausage cart up for sale on the Las Vegas strip. Buildings are empty across Nevada, the foreclosure capital of the nation. More Photos » By DAN BARRY and MICHAEL COOPER HENDERSON, Nev.

Critical test not done on cement before blowout

BusinessWeek - Dina Cappiello, Harry R. Weber - ‎8 minutes ago‎
Halliburton Co. is acknowledging that it skipped doing a critical test on the final formulation of cement used to seal the BP oil well that blew out in the Gulf of Mexico.

Hurley steps down as chief of YouTube

Los Angeles Times - Alex Pham - ‎4 hours ago‎
Chad Hurley, one of the three original founders of YouTube, the groundbreaking website that radically altered the media landscape, is stepping down as its chief executive, the San Bruno, Calif.

Recap: Connecticut vs. West Virginia

Kansas City Star - ‎12 minutes ago‎
By Sports Network Dave Teggart kicked a 27-yard field goal in overtime to lift Connecticut to a 16-13 win over West Virginia at Rentschler Field.

Microsoft's Push Into Gesture Technology

New York Times - Ashlee Vance - ‎3 hours ago‎
Canesta makes chips that, when coupled with a digital camera, give devices a sense of depth perception. By ASHLEE VANCE MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.

Rangers aim to show true colors on home field - T.R. Sullivan - ‎1 hour ago‎
ARLINGTON -- Rangers manager Ron Washington was asked Friday if he would consider starting Cliff Lee in Game 4 on three days' rest.


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