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Obama warns on exports as APEC summit starts

Reuters - Alister Bull, Chris Buckley - ‎1 hour ago‎
YOKOHAMA, Japan (Reuters) - President Obama on Saturday called on big surplus economies to end reliance on exports for growth, while his Chinese counterpart vowed to rely more on domestic demand and gradually reform ...
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Defense Secretary seeks to identify sources of leak about 'don't ask, don't ...

Washington Post - Craig Whitlock - ‎3 hours ago‎
Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates has ordered an investigation to identify sources who leaked information to The Washington Post about a forthcoming Pentagon report on the potential impact of allowing gays to serve openly in the ...
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Suu Kyi supporters await release

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Hundreds of supporters of Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi have gathered outside her home for a second day, ahead of her expected release.
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US Stocks Retreat on Concern China Will Raise Rates; Apple, Alcoa Slump

Bloomberg - Rita Nazareth - ‎1 hour ago‎
US stocks fell, giving the Standard & Poor's 500 Index its biggest weekly drop in three months, as concern about Europe's debt crisis intensified, speculation China will boost interest rates grew and ...

High court won't block 'don't ask' during appeal

Washington Post - Ed O'Keefe, Robert Barnes - ‎18 minutes ago‎
By Ed O'Keefe and Robert Barnes The Supreme Court refused Friday to stop enforcement of the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy while a lower court hears a challenge to the Pentagon's ban on gays and lesbians serving openly.

Kanye West media trainer quits after disastrous 'Today' interview

New York Post - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Kanye West's media trainer quit after just three days of working with the hotheaded rapper following his disastrous interview on the "Today" show this week.

Deficit Directive Tracks GOP Aims

Wall Street Journal - John D. Mckinnon, Laura Meckler - ‎5 hours ago‎
The draft deficit-reduction plan released this week provided strong support for Republican demands to cut federal spending—and put pressure on President Barack Obama to write a more austere budget next year.

NBA: Kevin Love has 31 points, 31 rebounds to lead Minnesota Timberwolves

San Jose Mercury News - ‎47 minutes ago‎
AP At one point in the third quarter, Kevin Love leaned over to Michael Beasley on the bench and whispered in his ear. With Love having only seven points at the time, Beasley looked at him and said, "Thirty what?

Obama may compromise on tax cut

Washington Post - Lori Montgomery - ‎18 minutes ago‎
With tax breaks for millions of Americans set to expire Dec. 31, President Obama has opened the door to a compromise with Republicans, signaling a new willingness to accept tax breaks for the wealthy to avoid immediate tax increases ...

Pacquiao not concerned about size disadvantage vs. Margarito

USA Today - Bob Velin - ‎13 minutes ago‎
By David J. Phillip, AP By Bob Velin, USA TODAY ARLINGTON, Texas - By the time they step into the ring Saturday night for their super welterweight title showdown at Cowboys Stadium, Antonio Margarito could outweigh Manny Pacquiao by as much as 15-to-20 ...

Taliban attacks airport in E Afghanistan: official

Xinhua - ‎2 hours ago‎
KABUL, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- Afghan National Army (ANA) and NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) repelled a Taliban attack on airport in eastern Nangarhar province Saturday and killed eight attackers, ISAF said in a statement released ...

Facebook ready to unveil e-mail? - ‎1 hour ago‎
Multiple sources are reporting today that Facebook is set to unveil an e-mail service, one that will be instantly available to all 500 million members of the social networking giant.

'Unstoppable' will battle 'Megamind' for No. 1 box-office spot

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
"Unstoppable" has a shot at living up to its title at the box office this weekend, but "Morning Glory" does not.

US police confirm Zahra is dead

Sydney Morning Herald - Peter Mitchell - ‎3 hours ago‎
The sweet girl with the beaming smile was rejected at birth by her mother, battled bone cancer as a toddler, had a leg amputated aged five, lost her hearing during chemotherapy and at eight was uprooted from her home in Queensland and moved to Hickory, ...

Severe Acne Raises Suicide Risk, Study Finds

WebMD - Salynn Boyles - ‎10 hours ago‎
Nov. 12, 2010 -- Anecdotal reports of suicides in patients taking Accutane for severe acne have long plagued the drug, but studies have failed to prove or disprove a link to suicidal behaviors.

House Democrats reach deal on leadership

Politico - Jonathan Allen - ‎1 hour ago‎
House Democrats reached a deal to keep both Reps. Steny Hoyer and James Clyburn in the leadership. | AP Photo Close House Democrats have reached a deal to keep both Reps.

UN seeks £100m for cholera outbreak

The Press Association - ‎1 hour ago‎
The United Nations has asked for 164 million US dollars (£102 million) to fight the cholera outbreak in Haiti that has already claimed 724 lives and is expected to continue spreading for up to a year.

Dallas Stars replay: Ducks 4, Stars 2

Dallas Morning News - Mike Heika - ‎14 minutes ago‎
1. Teemu Selanne, Anaheim: The Finnish Flash was all over the ice and helped set the pace 2. Kari Lehtonen, Stars: It could have been 6-2 if not for Lehtonen 3. Bobby Ryan, Anaheim: Scored two third-period goals ...

Mayor Gavin Newsom vetoes fast-food toy ban

San Francisco Chronicle - Rachel Gordon - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Andy Villatoro, 5, plays with a Happy Meal toy as his father, Carlos Villatoro, keeps an eye on him. San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom wants to keep the happy in Happy Meals.

Cindy McCain Calls for Repeal of 'Don't Ask'

New York Times - Ashley Parker - ‎4 hours ago‎
Speaking in a video for an ad campaign aimed at ending the bullying of gay teenagers, Cindy McCain, the wife of Senator John McCain of Arizona, broke with her husband and called for a repeal of the military's “don't ask, ...

US defends dealings with Iraqis

Washington Post - Karen DeYoung - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Vice President Biden made numerous calls to senior Iraqi leaders over the past several months and US officials directly participated in top-level negotiating sessions that lasted until just moments before the Iraqi parliament finally ...

FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarette packages, ads

Los Angeles Times - Thomas H. Maugh II - ‎4 hours ago‎
Warning labels will cover more of a cigarette pack or ad, and feature images and text that strongly warn of the dangers tied to smoking.

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