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Children Among at Least 8 Injured in Ski Lift Derailment at Popular Maine Resort

Fox News - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Dec. 28: At least six people were injured Tuesday when the cable on a chair lift derailed at a Sugarloaf resort in Carrabassett Valley, Maine (Fox News).
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Passengers stranded for 12 hours on plane - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cathay Pacific said it is looking into why passengers were stuck for hours on the tarmac at JFK International Airport in New York after a major snowstorm walloped the northeastern United States.
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Judge dismisses Miller claims

Anchorage Daily News - Becky Bohrer - ‎25 minutes ago‎
JUNEAU, Alaska - A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed Republican Joe Miller's lawsuit challenging the state's handling of Alaska's US Senate race, further dimming the tea party favorite's hopes of overturning the results of the ...
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Russia's oligarchs on trial

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
The ownership of large tracts of the Russian state by the oligarchs is a poisonous legacy of Yeltsin, but what can Putin realistically do about it (Khodorkovsky found guilty as protests flare up against Putin, 28 December)?

Why Did Natalie Portman, LeAnn Rimes, More Celebs Get Engaged? - Kara Warner - ‎1 hour ago‎
Relationship expert Amy Laurent sizes up recent string of engagements, including Reese Witherspoon, Jessica Simpson and Lily Allen.

Ivory Coast President Threatens to Expel Ambassadors

Voice of America - Issouf Sanogo - ‎14 minutes ago‎
Supporters of Ivory Coast's internationally recognized leader Alassane Ouattara demonstrate on December 28, 2010 at the Golf Hotel in Abidjan.

Reese Witherspoon Engaged To Agent Jim Toth - James Dinh - ‎1 hour ago‎
Reese Witherspoon finds herself in the middle of a love triangle in her latest film, "How Do You Know," but beyond the big screen, the Oscar-winning actress has her eye set on just one man.

Favre won't play vs. Eagles - ‎1 hour ago‎
Adam Caplan is our newest NFL reporter/insider at He has spent the past 10 seasons covering the league, specializing in player personnel, injuries and contracts.

Housing Market Is Still Facing a Blizzard

Wall Street Journal - David Reilly - ‎1 hour ago‎
Home prices in October dropped from a month earlier, according to data from S&P Case-Shiller home-price indexes released Tuesday.

Michael Vick, Atlanta Falcons highlight Pro Bowl selections

USA Today - Nate Davis - ‎18 minutes ago‎
By Elaine Thompson, AP By Nate Davis, USA TODAY The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback earned his first Pro Bowl invite since returning to the league following a two-season absence while he served 18 months in federal prison for operating a dogfighting ...

New 2012 Presidential Campaign Poll: Obama Rising, Palin Falling

CBS News - Joshua Norman - ‎3 hours ago‎
Despite increasing public exposure on reality TV and in the news, Sarah Palin's popularity with Republicans has slipped below that of three other potential 2012 presidential candidates, according to a new poll.

News: Angry Birds Developer: Apple Will Be #1 a Long Time

The Mac Observer - Bryan Chaffin - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple's iOS ecosystem will be “the number one platform for a long time from a developer's perspective,” according to Peter Vesterbacka, the lead developer for Rovio, the maker of the fabulously successful Angry Birds franchise.

Health Buzz: Can Giving the Tongue Small Shocks Relieve Sleep Apnea?

U.S. News & World Report - Kurtis Hiatt - ‎3 hours ago‎
A pacemaker-like device that would send mild electrical jolts to the tongues of sleep-apnea sufferers while they snooze could be the key to a full night of Z's.

Teen Mom Amber Portwood to Be Reunited with Daughter

People Magazine - Lesley Messer - ‎33 minutes ago‎
The reality TV star, who was released from jail Tuesday after spending 24 hours behind bars on charges of battery for fighting with her ex-fiancé Gary Shirley, will soon be reunited with her 2-year-old daughter, Leah, according to her ...

Suit Against Apple Alleges Privacy Breaches By Apps

TechCrunch - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Here's a bit of a sticky situation: Apple is facing a class-action lawsuit alleging that they are allowing apps and ad partners to identify specific users - a breach of Apple's privacy policy and supposedly of privacy itself.

Ohio State players apologize for NCAA suspensions

USA Today - ‎3 hours ago‎
Terrelle Pryor and four other Ohio State players apologized for selling personal items and receiving extra benefits that resulted in the quintet being suspended for the first five games of the 2011 season.

Police: Body of apparently burned child found

Houston Chronicle - ‎4 hours ago‎
AP Texas News © 2010 AP HOUSTON - Police are investigating the death of a child whose burned body was found in a shallow ditch near a busy Houston toll road.

Saints can't relax, jockeying for playoff position

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
| AP METAIRIE, La. - The New Orleans Saints are not taking it easy after clinching the opportunity to defend their Super Bowl title.

Churches unite to help thousands of stranded passengers in Moscow's airports

RIA Novosti - ‎4 hours ago‎
MOSCOW, December 28 (RIA Novosti) - Religious organizations in Russia have begun efforts to help the thousands of passengers stranded for days in Moscow airports.

People: Elton John, partner, are proud parents

San Jose Mercury News - ‎34 minutes ago‎
That's what Sir Elton John and his civil partner David Furnish have named their son -- Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John -- born, of course, on Christmas Day via a surrogate mom in California, the couple confirmed Tuesday.

Report: Mobile Malware Will Clobber Enterprise Security in 2011

TechNewsWorld - Richard Adhikari - ‎2 hours ago‎
Computer security firm McAfee sees trouble on the horizon for mobile devices, Apple devices and enterprise IT systems with lots of employee-owned personal gadgets on the network.

Airlines initiate $10 fare increases

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
First it was lengthy delays caused by storms on the East Coast. Now air travelers are going to have to contend with higher ticket prices.

Nintendo World 2011 3DS lineup unveiled - Jeffrey Van Camp - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nintendo has unveiled its lineup of playable and non-playable games for Nintendo World 2011 in Tokyo and the lineup is fairly strong.


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