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Should John Tyner Should Worry about More Than His Junk?

CBS News - Joshua Norman - ‎2 hours ago‎
Image from a Rapiscan Secure 1000 backscatter X-ray scanner, which can produce cancer-causing radiation, albeit at very low levels.
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How tea party senators stared down Mitch McConnell on earmark ban

Christian Science Monitor - Gail Russell Chaddock - ‎53 minutes ago‎
Pressure from tea party-backed Republican freshmen senators led Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell to reverse course: He said Monday he would back an earmark ban.
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As His Ethics Trial Begins, Rangel Meets With Farm Workers

New York Times - Alan Feuer - ‎17 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - Thirty minutes into his Congressional ethics trial on Monday, all that remained of Representative Charles B. Rangel was the conspicuous presence of his absence.
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Facebook Messages Will Change the Face of E-Mail

PC Magazine - Lance Ulanoff - ‎1 hour ago‎
Facebook didn't kill Gmail, Hotmail or any other messaging service, it simply changed the rules of the messaging game. Someone asked me why Facebook would want to get into the e-mail business.

Unease lingers over eurozone sovereign debt

Financial Times - Dave Shellock - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Peripheral eurozone debt concerns remained in the spotlight as the markets continued to watch for signs that Ireland's government was moving closer to accepting aid to resolve its fiscal crisis.

'Harry Potter' Star Emma Watson Talks 'Deathly Hallows' Topless Kiss - Eric Ditzian, Josh Horowitz - ‎45 minutes ago‎
'I forgot how full-on it was until I saw the movie,' she tells MTV News of her snog with Daniel Radcliffe. By Eric Ditzian (@ericditzian) , with reporting by Josh Horowitz (@joshuahorowitz) This time, there's a whole lot of snogging going on.

Redskins agree to 5-year contract extension with Donovan McNabb

USA Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Redskins agreed to a five-year contract extension with the Pro Bowl QB on Monday. McNabb's agent, Fletcher Smith, confirmed the deal to the AP.

Simpson, Lachey's engagements: Timing is just a coincidence

CNN - Alison Schwartz - ‎55 minutes ago‎
Nearly five years after Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey split, both stars are officially ready for round two. ( -- It is the ultimate race to the altar!

Lisa Murkowski: Sarah Palin Lacks "Intellectual Curiosity" to be President

CBS News - Brian Montopoli - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowki told CBS News' Katie Couric today that she would not support Sarah Palin for president because Palin lacks the "leadership qualities" and "intellectual curiosity" to craft great policy.

Shanghai apartment block fire kills 42: report

Reuters - Tim Pearce - ‎2 hours ago‎
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - At least 42 people died and more than 50 were injured when fire swept through a central Shanghai apartment block Monday, Xinhua news agency reported.

Doctors say blood-clot drug race too close to call

Reuters - Ransdell Pierson, Debra Sherman - ‎35 minutes ago‎
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A half dozen experimental stroke-prevention drugs, and one already on the market, are racing for their share of a market that could be worth $15 billion a year.

Apple appears set to launch iTunes Live Streaming

Apple Insider - Daniel Eran Dilger - ‎43 minutes ago‎
A text label for "iTunes Live Streaming URL" discovered in iTunes 10.1 suggests Apple's announcement tomorrow will indeed launch the iTunes Live brand it trademarked earlier this year.

Sarah Maynard's Missing Family Members Likely Killed, Police Say

ABC News - Barbara Pinto, Russell Goldman - ‎2 hours ago‎
Police called Sarah Maynard, the 13-year-old girl kept bound and gagged in a dank Ohio basement for five days, the "epitome of bravery.

Haiti cholera protest targets UN

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
There have been violent protests in Haiti against UN peacekeepers, amid a continuing cholera epidemic that has killed more than 900 people.

S&P places Bucyrus ratings on CreditWatch positive

BusinessWeek - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Monday placed mining equipment maker Bucyrus International Inc.'s ratings under review for a possible upgrade, citing the $7.6 billion bid by Caterpillar Inc. to acquire the company.

SF Giants' Posey "humbled" by Rookie honor

San Francisco Chronicle - Henry Schulman - ‎1 hour ago‎
Giants Buster Posey parades around the field waving to fans following San Francisco's win of the 2010 World Series over the Texas Rangers.

Google's Schmidt Shows Off 'Gingerbread' NFC Phone

PC Magazine - Mark Hachman - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Google chief executive Eric Schmidt showed off a unannounced Motorola Android phone running "Gingerbread," the next version of the Android operating system.

FBI: Man long declared dead arrested in kidnapping

The Associated Press - ‎41 minutes ago‎
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - On paper he was deceased, legally declared dead 16 years ago. In reality, Thomas Steven Sanders had lived openly for years without anyone noticing that fact - until his weekend arrest on suspicion of kidnapping a Las Vegas girl ...

Ramsey signed by Dolphins; Sparano hopeful about Henne - Gregg Rosenthal - ‎44 minutes ago‎
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports that the Dolphins signed Patrick Ramsey on Monday, as expected. Ramsey is expected to be Tyler Thigpen's backup when the Dolphins face the Bears on Thursday Night Football.

Reid shakes up staff post election

Politico - Glenn Thrush, Manu Raju - ‎40 minutes ago‎
By GLENN THRUSH & MANU RAJU | 11/15/10 6:16 PM EST In the face of a resurgent Republican Party, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is planning a shakeup that will bring in a new chief of staff and send his current top aide to another senior position, ...

Bill Clinton Said to Appear in "Hangover 2"

ABC News - Bob Tourtellotte, Jill Serjeant - ‎1 hour ago‎
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Maybe he reckons that if it was good enough for Arnold Schwarzenegger, it is good enough for Bill Clinton.

Sources: Marion Barber was fined for violating Dallas Cowboys new dress code

ESPN - Tim MacMahon - ‎1 hour ago‎
IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys running back Marion Barber was fined an undisclosed amount for failing to comply with interim coach Jason Garrett's new dress code for charter flights, according to two sources.

Prescriptions: Bloomberg Backs Uruguay's Anti-Smoking Laws

New York Times - Duff Wilson - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg of New York telephoned the Uruguayan President Jose Mujica on Monday morning to pledge his financial assistance to that nation's fight against the world's leading cigarette company.


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