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Republicans set to win House, gain in Senate: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Reuters - Larry Downing - ‎1 hour ago‎
An early voter is seen at the Fairfax County Government Center in Fairfax, Virginia October 26, 2010. By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans unhappy with the economy are poised to hand control of the House of Representatives to Republicans ...
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When Giants, Rangers employees go on the road, hospitality varies

USA Today - Seth Livingstone - ‎16 minutes ago‎
AT&T Park in San Francisco has been filled with black Giants jackets, orange pom-poms, panda hats and jet-black beards. But high above the first-base side appeared an island of red-clad Texas Rangers fans for Games 1 and 2. Rangers Ballpark is a sea of ...
San Jose Mercury News - New York Times - - San Francisco Chronicle

In wake of cargo plot, US weighs options on Yemen

CNN - Jill Dougherty, Elise Labott - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Washington (CNN) -- The Obama administration is having a series of high-level meetings on how to approach the situation in Yemen this week in the wake of a plot to send bombs from Yemen to the United States, senior US officials said.
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Charlie Sheen Seeks Joint Custody of Twins

People Magazine - Mike Fleeman - ‎2 hours ago‎
Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller have been separated since that nasty brawl last Christmas Day that resulted in the actor's arrest on domestic violence charges, Sheen says in divorce papers filed Monday.

Judges ask tough questions on Arizona immigration law

Reuters - Rick Scuteri, Tim Gaynor - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Protesters (L), against SB 1070, yell at police officers outside the Phoenix courthouse in Phoenix, Arizona, July 29, 2010. By Peter Henderson SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - US judges considering whether to let Arizona's crackdown on illegal immigrants take ...

They are rolling snake eyes in the NFL

Los Angeles Times - Sam Farmer - ‎30 minutes ago‎
The NFL doesn't allow gambling, but its teams sure have made some risky rolls of the dice this season. The Minnesota Vikings apparently parted ways with disgruntled receiver Randy Moss on Monday, less than a month after trading for him.

Apple releases iPhone, iPad iOS 4.2 Golden Master to developers

Apple Insider - Daniel Eran Dilger - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Apple has released iOS 4.2 build 8C134 for both iPad and iPhone and iPod touch devices, indicating the company is close to public release of the new operating system, originally slated for delivery this month.

Experts: Alcohol More Harmful Than Crack or Heroin

WebMD - Tim Locke - ‎3 hours ago‎
Nov. 1, 2010 -- Alcohol abuse is more harmful than crack or heroin abuse, according to a new study by a former British government drug advisor and other experts.

Demi Lovato Quits Tour, Enters Rehab - ‎1 hour ago‎
Disney star Demi Levato has bailed on an international concert tour with the Jonas Brothers -- and has checked into a rehab center to seek treatment for "emotional and physical issues" ... TMZ has confirmed through the singer's rep. in a statement to ...

RATE FUTURES REPORT:Some Doubt About QE2 Before FOMC Meeting

Wall Street Journal - Howard Packowitz - ‎5 hours ago‎
CHICAGO (Dow Jones)--Only two days before the Federal Reserve is expected to announce its next step aimed at speeding up economic recovery, many of the trades Monday in US interest rate futures were based on ...

Time Off to Vote: Employer Responsibilities

Reuters - Tanya Roth - ‎1 hour ago‎
November 2 is Election Day, and employees of all political stripes may be taking a bit of time off work to vote. Employers of all sizes and stripes should be sure they know the law regarding this duty and right.

Stocks Start Strong, Ambac Goes Thud

Forbes - ‎2 hours ago‎
Strong manufacturing data from China jump-started US stocks Monday morning, but as the greenback also advanced, equities pared some of their gains.

Android phones outsell iPhone 2-to-1, says research firm

Computerworld - Gregg Keizer - ‎5 hours ago‎
Computerworld - Android-powered smartphones outsold iPhones in the US by almost 2-to-1 in the third quarter, a research firm said today.

Greenberg apologizes to Yankees fans - T.R. Sullivan, Thomas Harding - ‎33 minutes ago‎
ARLINGTON -- Less than an hour before the start of Game 5 of the World Series on Monday, Rangers CEO Chuck Greenberg issued an apology to the fans of the New York Yankees.

No on Prop. 23, 24, 26 and 19 better for business

San Francisco Chronicle - Andrew S. Ross - ‎1 hour ago‎
Joel Ryan / AP "Come Nov. 3, we're going to have a clearer idea about the future of California." That was me in a June 27 column, pontificating on several propositions on the state ballot.

Attack on a Church in Baghdad Hits Iraq's Soul

New York Times - Anthony Shadid - ‎3 hours ago‎
Khalid Mohammed/AP Men carried the body of a victim out of a church in Baghdad on Monday, the morning after its congregation was attacked by gunmen, killing 30 hostages and 7 security officers in the chaos that followed.

High-Calorie Drinks Still Widely Sold in U.S. Elementary Schools

BusinessWeek - Kathleen Doheny - ‎1 hour ago‎
MONDAY, Nov. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Despite the setting of national guidelines that discourage the sale of high-calorie, sugary beverages to kids in elementary schools, a new US study finds that many young children are still able to ...

'The Walking Dead' Has Highest-Rated Cable Premiere Of 2010 - ‎5 hours ago‎
Judging by the buzz today, last night's premiere of "The Walking Dead" on AMC went over well with just about everyone who tuned in for the live-action adaptation of Robert Kirkman's award-winning comic book series.

Video game violence case goes to Supreme Court

Los Angeles Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Supreme Court will rule on California's ban on the sale of violent video games to minors. The state says the games are a bad influence on young people, but the industry cites free-speech rights.

Nevada GOP turns in strong early vote tally

Washington Post - Michael R. Blood - ‎45 minutes ago‎
AP Final tallies for two weeks of in-person voting and a preliminary count of mail-in ballots for the state's two most populous counties give Democrats about a 9000-voter edge.

Enron's Skilling seeks new trial in Houston appeal

BusinessWeek - Ramit Plushnick-Masti - ‎1 hour ago‎
The former CEO of Enron is asking a federal appeals court to grant him a new trial based on a Supreme Court ruling his attorney says puts his conviction in question.

GOP Leaders: Sarah Palin Must be Stopped

CBS News - Brian Montopoli - ‎2 hours ago‎
Last night, Politico posted an anonymously-sourced story reporting that advisers to top potential 2012 Republican presidential candidates are united in their desire to stop Sarah Palin from winning the presidential nomination out of a fear that she ...

Joseph Addai Injury Update: Out Monday Night Against Texans

FanHouse - John Oehser - ‎1 hour ago‎
INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Colts running back Joseph Addai will miss Monday's game against Houston.So will two of the team's top three cornerbacks.


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