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Obama Meets with Top Advisers on Korea Situation

Voice of America - Dan Robinson - ‎51 minutes ago‎
US President Barack Obama met Tuesday with his top advisers about the situation on the Korean peninsula, in the wake of North Korea's artillery attack on a South Korean island.
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Airports say security checks going smoothly

USA Today - Alan Levin - ‎30 minutes ago‎
By John Moore, Getty Images By Alan Levin, USA TODAY Airports reported few hangups at security lines Tuesday as travelers endured more rigorous searches and the air travel system geared up for the weekend.
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New Jersey Pay Cap

Wall Street Journal - Lisa Fleisher - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Police and firefighters in New Jersey who can't agree on contracts with their towns would be limited to an average 2% pay raise under a compromise put forward by state Democratic lawmakers. - ABC News - - The Star-Ledger -

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Red Alert at 'DWTS' Finale -- Release the Hounds! - ‎1 hour ago‎
"Dancing with the Stars" is taking security to a ridiculous level tonight for the big finale -- TMZ has learned ... they've amped up personnel, given Bristol her own bodyguard, and are even using bomb-sniffing dogs.

Obama touts Chrysler rebound during Indiana visit

Washington Post - Nia-Malika Henderson, Peter Whoriskey - ‎2 hours ago‎
KOKOMO, IND. - A week after General Motors made a showy return to Wall Street, President Obama highlighted the revival of the other bailed-out auto company during a trip to an Indiana transmission factory.

'Only 3 lakh HIV+ patients have access to life-saving drug'

Times of India - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW DELHI: Around 1.2 lakh Indians got infected with HIV last year, even though the incidence rate of new cases has fallen in the country by over 50% in the last decade.

SAP to pay Oracle $1.3 billion in damages

CNNMoney - Julianne Pepitone - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW YORK ( -- Business software maker SAP said Tuesday it has been ordered to pay $1.3 billion to Oracle for copyright infringement by its now-defunct software maintenance ...

Texas Rangers centerfield Josh Hamilton wins American League MVP award

Washington Post - Adam Kilgore - ‎3 hours ago‎
Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton, who helped the Texas Rangers reach their first World Series, capped a storybook season by winning the American League's Most Valuable Player award.

Apple I computer sells for $174K at London auction

Apple Insider - Josh Ong - ‎2 hours ago‎
A rare example of Apple's first computer, the Apple I, in "superb" condition sold for $174000 at an auction in London on Tuesday.

Pentagon says US progress in Afghanistan war is 'patchy'

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
US progress in the war in Afghanistan is "uneven", with only a modest improvement over the last few months and an increase in violence, according to a Pentagon report published yesterday.

Vince Young asked to leave Titans facility

The Tennessean - Jim Wyatt - ‎1 hour ago‎
Titans quarterback Vince Young isn't welcome at Baptist Sports Park, at least not for the time being. Young showed up at the team's facility on Monday and was asked to leave by a team official, ...

Movie review: 'Burlesque's' pop tarts

Los Angeles Times - ‎58 minutes ago‎
It's showtime all the time in this film about a dance club starring power vocalists Christina Aguilera, Cher and any number of dancers and razzle-dazzle costumes.

Fed lowers economic expectations for 2011

Washington Post - Neil Irwin - ‎27 minutes ago‎
During the housing boom, millions of homeowners got easy access to mortgages. Now, some mortgage lenders and government officials have taken action after discovering that many mortgage documents were mishandled.

NYPD: 'Ugly Betty' actor killed mom with sword

The Associated Press - ‎30 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (AP) - An actor who once had a small part on "Ugly Betty" was charged Tuesday with stabbing his mother to death with a 3-foot sword in her home after a fight, police said.

ITC to investigate Apple's patent case against Motorola

Apple Insider - Josh Ong - ‎15 minutes ago‎
The US International Trade Commission formally announced Tuesday that it is launching an investigation into Motorola smartphones in response to Apple's allegations that Motorola violated several multi-touch related patents.

Former Alaska gov. kicks off book tour in Phoenix

Washington Post - ‎46 minutes ago‎
AP PHOENIX -- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's has kicked off her national book tour at a store in north Phoenix. Several hundred people waited in line Tuesday to get a copy of "American by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and Flag," and to have ...

Israel to PA: Reject 'findings' on claims to Kotel

Jerusalem Post - Herb Keinon, Gil Hoffman - ‎1 hour ago‎
Israeli peace activist calls Palestinian Authority's denial of Jewish ties to site a "stain" and a "serious mistake.

'Tangled' gently teases Disney and its animated films

USA Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tangled braids strands of traditional storytelling and a contemporary sensibility with stylish if predictable results. The script's sassy humor and the cast's vocal charm bring to jaunty life a flimsy Grimms' fairy tale.

Trading Inquiry Widens to Big Firms

Wall Street Journal - Jenny Strasburg, Michael Rothfeld - ‎1 hour ago‎
Federal authorities, intensifying an insider-trading investigation, are demanding trading and other information from some of the nation's most powerful investment firms.

Democratic Rep. Jim Costa holds on to Calif. seat

Washington Post - Juliet Williams - ‎3 hours ago‎
AP SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Democratic Rep. Jim Costa has narrowly won enough votes to retain his seat in a California district where Democrats hold a 20-point registration advantage.

Michigan State suffers first loss of season in Maui Invitational

Detroit Free Press - Kirkland Crawford - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Kemba Walker scored 30 points for Connecticut, who upset No. 2 Michigan State, 70-67, tonight in the semifinals of the Maui Invitational in Lahaina, Hawaii.

Resistant Training Combined With Aerobics Beneficial For Diabetes Patients

Medical News Today - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Patients with type 2 diabetes experience better glycemic levels if they perform both aerobic and resistance exercises, compared to patients with diabetes who don't do them, researchers from Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge wrote in JAMA ...


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