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McEntee: The child who brought her sister home

Salt Lake Tribune - peg mcentee - ‎1 hour ago‎
For eight years, Mary Katherine Smart has been the silent one, the child who was sleeping beside her sister when a man with a knife stole Elizabeth away.
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Fed Global Backlash Grows

Wall Street Journal - Jonathan Weisman - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW DELHI—Global controversy mounted over the Federal Reserve's decision to pump billions of dollars into the US economy, with President Barack Obama defending the move as China, Russia and the euro zone added to a chorus of ...
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Obama backs India in quest for U.N. post

USA Today - Calum MacLeod - ‎1 hour ago‎
By Jim Watson, AFP/Getty Images By Calum MacLeod, USA TODAY DELHI, India - President Obama wrapped up his visit here Monday by endorsing India's long-held demand for a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council— a pronouncement that won ...
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Cowlishaw: Is it time for Jerry Jones to point the finger at himself?

Dallas Morning News - Tim Cowlishaw - ‎44 minutes ago‎
IRVING - The Cowboys' master salesman and eternal optimist was off his game Monday afternoon. Jerry Jones, for once, looked like he wanted to be anywhere but in front of cameras and notepads.

Chalking up the Windows Phone 7 launch

CNET - Josh Lowensohn, Ina Fried - ‎2 hours ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO--If Microsoft hopes to get back in the smartphone game, it had better hope that Windows Phone 7 makes a bigger impact than it appeared to be having at one AT&T store here.

Timing is ideal for Conan O'Brien's return

Boston Herald - Mark A. Perigard - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Months after Jay Leno reclaimed his “Tonight Show” throne at Conan O'Brien's expense, Leno's ratings have plummeted to record lows.

No. 2 House Democrat Will Try to Retain Post

New York Times - Carl Hulse - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Representative Steny H. Hoyer of Maryland, the No. 2 Democrat in the House, said Monday that he would try to hold on to that position when his party slips into the minority next year as the leadership of House Democrats ...

US Blue-Chip Stocks Close Lower As Euro-Zone Concerns Weigh

Wall Street Journal - Kristina Peterson, Donna Kardos Yesalavich - ‎4 hours ago‎
NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--US stocks slipped Monday as reignited concerns over European sovereign debt gave investors reason to pause after last week's climb.

FiveThirtyEight: 2010, an Aligning Election

New York Times - Nate Silver - ‎2 hours ago‎
Elections with results as dramatic as those of Tuesday night are sometimes referred to as “realigning elections.” The term - although somewhat ambiguous and overused - usually refers to a case in which one or another party not only gains ...

RockMelt social browser faces tough sell

Computerworld - Gregg Keizer - ‎2 hours ago‎
Computerworld - The odds are stacked against RockMelt, a new browser designed to serve as a social networking hub, industry analysts said today.

Study: Fast-Food Ads Target Kids with Unhealthy Food, and It Works

TIME - Meredith Melnick - ‎3 hours ago‎
A team of public health researchers from Yale University's Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity spent more than a year compiling data on 12 of the nation's big fast-food restaurants, ...

Crude Oil Stockpiles Increase in Survey, Threatening Rally: Energy Markets

Bloomberg - Mark Shenk - ‎2 hours ago‎
US crude-oil inventories probably increased to the highest level in 18 months, threatening a rally in futures prices, as refineries idled units because of lower profit margins, a Bloomberg News survey showed ...

Netanyahu: A nuclear Iran is greatest danger to world

Jerusalem Post - Gil Shefler, Tovah Lazaroff - ‎2 hours ago‎
PM heckled repeatedly by activists at New Orleans GA protesting West Bank "occupation" and plans for loyalty oath. Iran is the greatest threat to the world, and its nuclear program must be stopped, Prime Minister ...

'Call of Duty: Black Ops' is gunning for new sales record

USA Today - Mike Snider - ‎59 minutes ago‎
When you've already had the biggest opening in entertainment history, what do you do for an encore? The video-game world finds out today with the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops, the latest in the franchise of first-person ...

Haiti's cholera epidemic death toll rises to 544

Xinhua - Mu Xuequan - ‎2 hours ago‎
SANTO DOMINGO, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) -- The death toll of the cholera epidemic in Haiti on Monday rose to 544 and some 8000 people infected had been hospitalized, the Haitian Health Ministry said.

AMC renews 'The Walking Dead'

Entertainment Weekly - Jeff Labrecque - ‎4 hours ago‎
AMC has renewed its zombie frightfest, The Walking Dead, for a 13-episode second season. Since premiering in Mad Men's Sunday night timeslot on Halloween, the Frank Darabont-produced series has reached more adults 18-49 than any cable ...

Conn. man condemned to die for fatal home invasion

WOKV - John Christoffersen - ‎34 minutes ago‎
AP NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- A man was condemned to death Monday for a night of terror inside a suburban home where a woman was strangled and her two daughters were tied to their beds and left to die in a gasoline-fueled fire.

Survey: Fewer doctors taking freebies from drug companies

Los Angeles Times - Judith Graham - ‎3 hours ago‎
Fewer doctors report accepting drug samples, gifts, meals and all-expenses-paid trips from drug companies, according to a new study published Monday that comes amid mounting concerns over the potential for ...

Witnesses describe fatal beating of Douglasville teen

Atlanta Journal Constitution - Christian Boone, Mike Morris - ‎1 hour ago‎
Bobby Tillman went out of his way to avoid conflict, not an easy thing to do at Chapel Hill High School, according to the late teen's friends.

Palin takes potshot at $600bn QE2

The Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
First it was the might of the emerging economic superpowers, Brazil and China. Then Germany weighed in. Now Sarah Palin, the controversial failed Republican vice-presidential candidate, has entered the debate over the Federal Reserve's $600bn package ...

Bush memoir puts new spin on presidential legacy

Seattle Times - Michiko Kakutani - ‎52 minutes ago‎
George W. Bush's memoir "Decision Points" is focused on "the most consequential decisions" of his presidency and his personal life.

Health Highlights: Nov. 8, 2010

BusinessWeek - ‎1 hour ago‎
The first preliminary challenge to the Obama administration's health care reform law was rejected Monday by the US Supreme Court.

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