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'Vile crime' sparks Australian outrage
CNN - 5 minutes ago
CNN's John Vause says Australia's government vows a response after making sure victims of the Bali explosion are returned home.
Bali bomb horror `shows war on terror must go on' icWales
Aussie Ministers to visit Bali to discuss bomb blasts Star
Sydney Morning Herald - ABC Online - News Interactive - United Press International - and 157 related »

Baseball-Giants Come from Behind to Defeat Cards
Reuters - 1 hour ago
Benito Santiago hit Rick White's sinker deep over the left field wall for a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to help the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on ...
Giants make Cards pay double for Bonds Dallas Morning News
Morris will just move on Boston Herald
The Globe and Mail - Sports Network - Minneapolis Star Tribune - San Francisco Chronicle - and 573 related »

How AOL's Sunny Forecasts Outshined the Gloomy Facts
New York Times - and 56 related »

Shuttle Blasts Off for Space Station
New York Times - and 111 related »

Glass Slipper Fits the Angels at Last
New York Times - and 812 related »

Bandleader-composer Ray Conniff dies at 85
CNN - and 45 related »

White House Debate on Smallpox Slows Plan for Wide Vaccination
New York Times - and 8 related »

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The Bali Bombing
Washington Post - 55 minutes ago
THE DEATH toll from Saturday night's bombing on the Indonesian resort island of Bali makes this latest act of terrorism the worst of its kind worldwide since the Sept. 11 attacks in America. More than 180 people were killed and more than 300 wounded ...
Bali: Search for loved ones News24
Fingers point to al-Qaeda in Bali bombings ABS CBN News
New York Times - Asia Times Online - Independent Online - Reuters AlertNet - and 88 related »

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Israelis kill Palestinian militant leader, 5 others
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 2 hours ago
A Palestinian identified by Israeli authorities as a militant leader was killed Sunday night when the public telephone he was using exploded. Palestinian TV described the death as an assassination.
Fatah blames Israel in death of militant The Globe and Mail
Fatah said vowing to avenge Israel's killing of activist Ha'aretz
New York Times - Washington Post - ABC News - Salon - and 115 related »

Financial Times (subscription)
Failed Serbia Vote Deepens Tensions
ABC News - 55 minutes ago
BELGRADE, Yugoslavia Oct. 14 Serbia's failure to elect a president dealt a serious blow to pro-democracy leaders in the Yugoslav republic, deepening political tensions and an ongoing power struggle.
Low Turnout Invalidates the Results of Serbia's Election New York Times
Serbian Election Nullified After Low Turnout Washington Post
San Francisco Chronicle - ABC Online - Voice of America - The Globe and Mail - and 260 related »

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Chief Caught in Media Blitz
Newsday - 7 hours ago
These days, Montgomery County, Md., Police Chief Charles Moose logs more TV time than Dan Rather. Maybe more than David Letterman.
Endless Frustration but Little Evidence in Search for Sniper New York Times
A leader in the eye of the storm MSNBC
Guardian - Minneapolis Star Tribune - The Scotsman - BBC - and 138 related »

Seeds of Protest Growing on College Campuses
New York Times - 1 hour ago
BOSTON, Oct. 10 Mike McLinn never showed the faintest interest in political protest, but he has plunged headfirst into the effort to prevent an American attack against Iraq. On Tuesday night, Mr. McLinn, a senior at Northeastern University, went to ...
Uncertainty Rules War Talk Newsday
A Sniper and Saddam Moscow Times
Reuters AlertNet - and 11 related »

Pentagon Plans Smallpox Shots for Up to 500,000
New York Times - 1 hour ago
With the Bush administration moving closer to military action against Iraq, the Pentagon is expected to begin vaccinating up to half a million troops against smallpox as soon as the vaccine is licensed in mid-November, military and ...
US refreshes war plans while Baghdad prepares for presidential referendum Albawaba Middle East News
Rumsfeld combat guidelines refine US military thinking Minneapolis Star Tribune
BBC - Orlando Sentinel - Voice of America - Gulf Daily News - and 132 related »

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Detroit News
How AOL's Sunny Forecasts Outshined the Gloomy Facts
New York Times - 1 hour ago
Six months after America Online bought Time Warner, the merged company's top executives rejected arguments from its chief financial officer that they should back down from their ambitious promises to Wall Street, three senior executives involved in ...
MS to spend $300 mn on MSN marketing blitz Times of India
Microsoft to launch MSN marketing blitz Hindustan Times
Toronto Star - USA Today - San Jose Mercury News - Forbes - and 56 related »

Bali Blasts Send Asian Stocks Lower in Late-Morning Trade
Quicken - 2 hours ago
Stocks in Asia were mixed in late morning trade Monday, with markets in Southeast Asia down sharply after the devastating weekend bomb blasts on the resort island of Bali that killed at least 188 people.
Blasts blow hole in Indonesian economy Hindustan Times
Bomb blasts blow hole in fragile Indon economy Star
Reuters - Forbes - - United Press International - and 11 related »

London Evening Standard
Merger Talks Are Revived by Two British TV Powers
New York Times - 1 hour ago
LONDON, Oct. 11 Granada and Carlton Communications, the joint owners of Britain's largest commercial television network, said today that they had reopened merger talks and that the discussions were at an advanced stage.
The beast that is Granarlton Guardian
Granada, Carlton in talks Taipei Times
Yahoo Headlines - Independent - The Scotsman - icWales - and 75 related »

 Sci/Tech »

Shuttle Blasts Off for Space Station
New York Times - 1 hour ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Oct. 7 A four-month hiatus in space shuttle flights ended today when the shuttle Atlantis blasted off into a blue Florida sky on a mission to expand the International Space Station.
New Radiators Rotated In Test at Space Station Washington Post
Astronaut stuck in orbit with 'too much shrimp' Houston Chronicle
CNN - Florida Today - Straits Times - Oregonian - and 111 related »

IBM server chip seen slimmed down for Apple Macs
Forbes - 3 hours ago
International Business Machines Corp. on Monday announced a microchip for personal computers that will crunch data in chunks twice as big as the current standard and is expected by industry ...
IBM announces new chip for personal computers Hindustan Times
Sources: Apple to buy new IBM 64-bit processor San Jose Mercury News
Seattle Post Intelligencer - Slashdot - Voice of America - Piedmonter - and 17 related »

A New Look at Old Data May Discredit a Theory on Race
New York Times - 1 hour ago
Two physical anthropologists have reanalyzed data gathered by Franz Boas, a founder of American anthropology, and report that he erred in saying environment influenced human head shape. Boas's data, the two scientists say, show almost no such ...
UT anthropologist contests findings on skull shape The Tennessean

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Houston Chronicle
Glass Slipper Fits the Angels at Last
New York Times - 1 hour ago
ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 13 — It took 42 years of revisions and rewrites, piles of crumpled paper by the trash can. The original owner, the movie star Gene Autry, never quite made it work. The next owner, the Walt Disney Company, never got ...
A divine date for Angels: Rout Twins, reach first World Series Boston Herald
Angels are on cloud nine The Globe and Mail
Houston Chronicle - Seattle Times - - - and 812 related »

USA Today
Miami-Denver: Most exciting regular-season game ever
ESPN - 20 minutes ago
The Miami Dolphins definitely looked impressive in their 24-22 win over the Denver Broncos. What impressed me most about the Dolphins was their poise on the road in a hostile environment. I was also impressed with Miami's persistence ...
Fiedler directs final drive with broken thumb NFL News
Madison, Surtain got Dolphins covered Palm Beach Post
Sports Network - USA Today - Winnipeg Sun - United Press International - and 105 related »
Tataurangi Sweeps Past Duval, Wins Invensys Classic Golf Tourney
Voice of America - 4 hours ago
Phil Tataurangi of New Zealand swept past fourth-round leader David Duval with five birdies on the front nine before adding five more on the back to get to 29-under-par and win the Invensys Classic golf tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Golf: Tataurangi rules supreme to secure maiden PGA tour win
Tataurangi claims first title Ananova
Dallas Morning News - ABC Online - BBC - Toronto Star - and 289 related »

 Entertainment »

Bandleader-composer Ray Conniff dies at 85
CNN - 1 hour ago
Ray Conniff, the composer, trombone player and bandleader who won a Grammy Award for his recording of the "Dr. Zhivago" theme "Somewhere My Love," has died. He was 85.
Bandleader Ray Conniff dead News Interactive
Ray Conniff, bandleader, composer who wrote theme to 'Dr. Zhivago' dies at 85 Minneapolis Star Tribune
Yahoo Headlines - WLBT-TV - and 45 related »

ABC News
Band Of Brothers author Stephen Ambrose dies
Toronto Star - 50 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS Stephen E. Ambrose, whose bestselling books made aging Second World War veterans hometown heroes again, died early yesterday after a battle with cancer. He was 66.
Stephen Ambrose Dies at 66 New York Times
Watercooler Stories United Press International
Baton Rouge Advocate - Washington Post - Orlando Sentinel - Bucks County Courier Times - and 220 related »

Love and the Single Misfit in a Topsy-Turvy World
New York Times - 1 hour ago
No frogs fall from the sky in "Punch-Drunk Love," Paul Thomas Anderson's new movie, the centerpiece of this year's terrific New York Film Festival. You may recall that "Magnolia," the director's three-and-a-half-hour millennial collage ...
Dragon holds on to box office Toronto Star
Punch-Drunk Love a TKO UIC Today
CNN - Boston Globe - Salon - Rediff - and 45 related »

 Health »

White House Debate on Smallpox Slows Plan for Wide Vaccination
New York Times - 1 hour ago
This article was reported by Lawrence K. Altman, William J. Broad and Denise Grady and was written by Mr. Broad. Intense debates in the Bush administration over smallpox vaccinations have delayed critical decisions in the nation's program against ...
What is smallpox and why is it so worrisome? Seattle Post Intelligencer

Three Win Nobel for Work on Suicidal Cells
New York Times - 1 hour ago
An American and two Britons won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine yesterday for their discoveries of how healthy cells are instructed to kill themselves. The discoveries, made largely in studies of a tiny worm, involved a process ...
Nobel Prize for Medicine Goes to Gene Experts

Panel Advises Resuming Gene Studies
New York Times - 1 hour ago
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 10 Despite new evidence that a French gene therapy experiment caused a 3-year-old boy to develop an illness similar to leukemia, a government advisory panel recommended today that similar studies proceed, with some ...
Despite Cancer Risk, US Gene Therapy Gets OK ABC News
'Gene therapy should continue despite risks' Independent Online
Boston Globe - and 8 related »

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Archbishop of Sydney cleared of sex abuse allegations
Independent - 35 minutes ago
Australia's most senior Roman Catholic cleric, Archbishop of Sydney George Pell, has been cleared of sex abuse allegations, the church said in a statement today.
Australia's most senior Catholic cleric cleared of abusing boy Ananova
Probe Clears Aussie Cleric of Abuse Guardian
News Interactive - CBC News - ABC Regional Online - CNN Asia - and 45 related »

Cease-Fire Talks to Continue in Ivory Coast
Voice of America - 35 minutes ago
Cease-fire talks are set to continue Monday in Ivory Coast, with a mediator expressing hope an agreement can be signed, despite fresh fighting between government troops and rebellious soldiers.
Ivory Coast militants capture major city The Globe and Mail
Ivory Coast Rebels Seize Key Cocoa Town As Mediation Hopes Increase
Washington Post - Taipei Times - Reuters - Daily Trust - and 255 related »

Financial Times (subscription)
Britain to Suspend Northern Irish Government
Voice of America - 6 hours ago
Britain is expected to suspend Northern Ireland's power-sharing government Monday amid allegations that Sinn Fein spied on behalf of the Irish Republican Army.
Britain set to resume direct rule of N. Ireland The Globe and Mail
The Troubles in Ulster Shift From Street to the Assembly New York Times
Guardian - Irish Times - The Scotsman - Financial Times (subscription) - and 250 related »

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