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Henry in the House: Obama backs Pelosi -- sort of

CNN International - Ed Henry - ‎1 hour ago‎
California Democrat Rep. Nancy Pelosi wants to continue to lead her party's members in the House. Editor's note: Ed Henry has covered the White House for CNN since March 2006.
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Haiti prime minister warns of triple disaster as hurricane Tomas hits

Christian Science Monitor - Isabeau Doucet - ‎3 hours ago‎
With Haiti recovering from an earthquake and cholera outbreak as hurricane Tomas hit, Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive told the Monitor, 'It's just piling on us, just making bigger and bigger problems. - - New York Times - BBC News - Wikipedia: Hurricane Tomas

'Black box' recorders recovered in Cuban air crash

AFP - ‎2 hours ago‎
HAVANA - Searchers on Friday recovered the "black box" voice and data recorders of a Cuban airliner that crashed in central Cuba, killing all 68 people aboard, officials said.
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New Members, New Look at Health Reform

U.S. News & World Report - Deborah Kotz - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tuesday's election results giving Republicans control of the House and a stronger voice in the Senate virtually guarantee that something will be done to the new healthcare law before all Americans are required to purchase insurance in ...

Obama admits losing sight of leadership role

Reuters - Larry Downing, David Morgan - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Barack Obama answers a question during a post-election news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, November 3, 2010.

Lil Wayne -- Banned from Booze for 3 Years - ‎3 hours ago‎
Lil Wayne is not allowed to consume one single drop of alcohol for the next three years of his life -- this according to probation documents obtained by TMZ.

Google Limits Facebook Access to Gmail Contacts

Wall Street Journal - Amir Efrati - ‎2 hours ago‎
Google Inc. is launching a salvo against Facebook Inc., saying it will no longer allow the social network to grab information about Google users' social and professional contacts in Gmail, Google's email service.

Boeing shares under pressure in late trade

MarketWatch - ‎4 hours ago‎
By MarketWatch The aircraft maker's shares fall Friday evening following a report that the company is again delaying delivery of its 787 Dreamliners.

Eldaafer pulls away in Breeders' Cup Marathon

ESPN - Marty McGee - ‎3 hours ago‎
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Eldaafer, with John Velazquez up, started off the Breeders' Cup by pulling away to a 10-1 upset Friday at Churchill Downs in the Grade 3, $500000 BC Marathon.

Stocks, dollar get boost after upbeat US jobs news

BusinessWeek - Pan Pylas - ‎3 hours ago‎
Better than expected US jobs data supported stocks Friday following massive gains a day earlier in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to pump $600 billion in newly-created money into the economy.

Deadly bombings in Pakistan target mosques, killing more than 70 worshippers

Christian Science Monitor - Owais Tohid - ‎5 hours ago‎
Two mosque attacks on Friday come amid an increasing number of Taliban attacks targeting the mosques belonging to tribes that resist the militants' influence.

Health Highlights: Nov. 5, 2010

BusinessWeek - ‎3 hours ago‎
Gouda cheese sold at Costco stores has been linked to an E. coli outbreak in which 25 people have become ill, says the US Food and Drug Administration.

Petit Jurors Split on Executing Convicted Triple Murderer Steven Hayes

ABC News - Don Ennis - ‎4 hours ago‎
Jurors were split over whether to doom Steven Hayes to death row or sentence him to life in prison for the grisly murder of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her two daughters, according to jury notes released by the court today.

FDA Approves Combo Pill for Diabetes

MedPage Today - John Gever - ‎2 hours ago‎
A pill combining saxagliptin (Onglyza) and extended-release metformin as a once-daily diabetes medication has won FDA approval. Called Kombiglyze XR, the product comes in three strengths: 5 mg saxagliptin and ...

Obama's signal and elections tilt Bush-era tax debate

Reuters - Kim Dixon - ‎5 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's new willingness to work with Republicans on tax policy after his Democrats were routed in congressional elections boosts the chances tax rates will not rise for any American, including the ...

BofA suit highlights MBS repurchase hurdles

Reuters - Jonathan Stempel, Joe Rauch - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK/CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) said a judge had dismissed a lawsuit by investors who claimed the bank failed to disclose necessary information about $352 billion of mortgage ...

Surprise! Bristol Palin Not Supporting Levi's Mayoral Run

Access Hollywood - ‎11 hours ago‎
Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas tackle Kelly Osbourne and Louis van Amstel's Viennese waltz on “Dancing,” Nov. 1, 2010 Can Bristol Palin Survive Another Week On 'Dancing'?

Inside the Miami Heat offense

ESPN - David Thorpe - ‎9 hours ago‎
Most sports fans would agree that the toughest league for a coach to prepare his team in is the NFL. The combination of multiple personnel packages, formations and talents on the field keeps defensive coordinators awake most of the ...

Russia will not leave in lurch alleged Russian spies in Georgia - lawmaker

RIA Novosti - ‎7 hours ago‎
Those members of the Georgian leadership who stand behind the arrests of Russians over bogus spy allegations should remember that Russia will always defend its citizens, a senior Russian lawmaker said on Friday.

Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf goes to Shared Account - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Sports Network Longshot Shared Account stuck her neck out at the wire to win Friday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Churchill Downs.

Dell moves 25k employees from BlackBerry to Windows Phone 7

Ars Technica - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Emil Protalinski | Last updated November 5, 2010 12:02 PM Dell is shifting 25000 of its employees, or one-quarter of its work force, from Research in Motion's BlackBerry to its own Windows Phone 7-powered Venue Pro.

Judge orders Lori Berenson freed from prison

The Associated Press - ‎1 hour ago‎
LIMA, Peru (AP) - A Peruvian judge ordered convicted rebel collaborator Lori Berenson freed from prison Friday, ruling her initial parole decision sound, but the New Yorker's legal troubles remained unresolved.

Apple Ending Xserve Sales, Will Offer Mac Pro, Mac Mini as Options

eWeek - Jeffrey Burt - ‎4 hours ago‎
Apple will stop selling its Xserve system at the end of January, offering the Mac Pro and Mac mini armed with the latest Intel chips as server alternatives.

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