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With censure, Charles Rangel joins infamous list in history of Congress

Christian Science Monitor - Gail Russell Chaddock - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rep. Charles Rangel becomes the 23rd member of the House to be censured, Congress's harshest punishment short of expulsion. The vote in favor of censure was 333 to 79. - The Guardian - New York Times - USA Today

Obama Seeks Aid for Jobless in Any Deal on Tax Cuts

New York Times - David M. Herszenhorn, Jackie Calmes - ‎19 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration said Thursday that it wanted an extension of unemployment assistance and a variety of tax breaks for low-wage and middle-income workers as part of a deal with Congressional ...
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Urging politicians to consider DREAM Act

Chicago Sun-Times - Jeff Ward - ‎2 hours ago‎
But the current “lame duck” session of Congress presents our leaders, particularly our outgoing leaders, with a critical window of opportunity to simply do the right thing.
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Britney Spears Makes a Colorful Comeback

People Magazine - Sara Hammel - ‎2 hours ago‎
Addressing her missive to "Star Magazine, Radar Online, Jason Alexander and the rest of you liars," Spears Tweeted Thursday: "Ya'll can kiss my lily white southern Louisiana ass!

Dunn to White Sox; Burrell stays with Giants - Janie McCauley, Rick Gano - ‎37 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (AP) -First baseman Adam Dunn is joining the Chicago White Sox, reaching a preliminary agreement on a $56 million, four-year contract.

New Link in Chain of Life

Wall Street Journal - Robert Lee Hotz - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Researchers on Thursday said they had bred microbes that absorb the notorious poison arsenic into their DNA, in an experiment that could rewrite the rules of life.

James, the Villain, Returns to Boos

New York Times - Howard Beck - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Tony Dejak/AP LeBron James tuned out the jeers and smiled while warming up, seemingly enjoying his new role as the villain in his birthplace of northern Ohio.

Justin Bieber, Katy Perry React To Grammy Nominations In Today's Tweet Dreams - ‎2 hours ago‎
Katy Perry had a big night at the Grammy Nominations Concert, both performing at the show and learning that she was nominated for FOUR (!) Grammys for her album Teenage Dream.

Ivory Coast army closes borders

BBC News - ‎38 minutes ago‎
The military in Ivory Coast has announced the closure of the country's land, sea and air borders, amid confusion over the result of Sunday's presidential election run-off.

Heartbreak as 2018 Cup dream ends

BBC News - Peter Jackson - ‎1 hour ago‎
The weather and football - two of Britain's great obsessions - converged in dramatic fashion on the banks of the River Thames on Thursday as hundreds of fans braved the cold to share a moment of sporting history.

Scotland Yard 'will arrest wanted WikiLeaks boss today'

Daily Mail - ‎10 minutes ago‎
By Daily Mail Reporter Scotland Yard detectives were last night preparing to detain the 39-year-old over claims of rape and sexual assault in Sweden.

Natalie Portman stretches out in 'Swan'; can she reach an Oscar?

USA Today - Susan Wloszczyna - ‎1 hour ago‎
The 29-year-old actress obliterates her prim and proper on-screen image once and for all while spreading her wings as a driven ballerina who precariously pirouettes between art and madness in the delirious psychosexual ...

Bulls Run Into December As Stocks Surge Again

Forbes - Steve Schaefer - ‎5 hours ago‎
The last month of 2010 is off to a bullish start, with US stocks surging in the first two sessions of December. A round of better-than-expected retail sales figures and an encouraging trend in first-time jobless claims got things started before a ...

Health care providers urge less radiation - Carla K. Johnson - ‎5 hours ago‎
AP CHICAGO - A safety campaign to stop the overuse of medical radiation on patients may lead to more review of protocols, more accreditation of imaging facilities and more widely shared standards on proper radiation doses, ...

FOREX-Euro retains momentum, but US data poses risk

Reuters - Hideyuki Sano - ‎1 hour ago‎
TOKYO, Dec 3 (Reuters) - The euro retained its momentum on Friday, keeping gains made after talk the European Central Bank aggressively bought euro zone periphery debt, even though it avoided explicitly committing itself to ramping up ...

Californians' costs for employer-based health insurance soar

Los Angeles Times - Duke Helfand - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rates for family coverage have soared 40% over the last six years, a study finds, though other states have it worse when comparing average costs.

WikiLeaks cables reveal unease over Mexican drug war

Los Angeles Times - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The secret cables give a much starker US view of the pitfalls facing Mexican President Felipe Calderon in his campaign against drug cartels.

OnLive announces $10 a month unlimited game streaming - Jeffrey Van Camp - ‎1 hour ago‎
OnLive, the streaming video game microconsole, is launching a new unlimited game streaming service for $9.99 a month. It will launch with 14 games.

'Slow and steady progress' in clearing Thruway

Buffalo News - Robert J. McCarthy, Maki Becker - ‎6 hours ago‎
Troopers were reporting "slow and steady progress" this afternoon in clearing the massive traffic jam that has stranded hundreds of motorists on the Thruway following the first lake-effect snowstorm of the season.

WikiLeaks cables: Our troops 'do an excellent job' in Sangin, insists MoD

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Ministry of Defence defended the conduct of operations in Helmand yesterday after revelations that the Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, and the US commander of Nato troops had accused British troops of failing.

Top brass and McCain square off over gays in the military

San Jose Mercury News - Elisabeth Bumiller - ‎13 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain, the Arizona Republican and Vietnam prisoner of war, took on the nation's top defense and military officials Thursday when he repeatedly challenged the Pentagon's position that gay men and women ... Agrees to Invest $175 Million in Coupon Website LivingSocial

Bloomberg - Joseph Galante - ‎1 hour ago‎
Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Lou Kerner, a social-media analyst at Wedbush Securities Inc., discusses the outlook for Google Inc.'s purchase of daily coupon company Groupon Inc. Kerner talks with Deirdre Bolton ...

Woods, Perhaps Regaining His Form, Grabs Lead at World Challenge

New York Times - Karen Crouse - ‎18 minutes ago‎
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Not to suggest expectations were lowered for Tiger Woods on Thursday at the Chevron World Challenge, but when he made his third birdie on the front nine, the standard-bearer for Woods's group reached for a red 3 ...


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