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By COLLEEN LONG, AP - 1 minute ago NEW YORK (AP) - A law enforcement official says a man says he suffocated 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in 1979 and left the boy's body in a box in a Manhattan alley.
Reuters - 33 minutes ago
* Wall Street stocks slip on weak growth data * Euro falls, dollar index near 20-month high * German debt yields hit record low, US yields up * Oil, gold rise after Wednesday's losses By Richard Leong NEW YORK, May 24 (Reuters) - US stocks and the euro ...
Bizjournals.com - 1 hour ago
Slightly more than half of Phoenix-area homeowners with mortgages were underwater in the first quarter of 2012. Slightly more than half of Phoenix-area homeowners with mortgages were underwater in the first quarter of 2012, generating roughly $39 ...
Reuters - 33 minutes ago
* "Thousands" of Fidelity customers affected-source * Knight damages claim exceeds Nasdaq pool * Facebook shares up slightly, Nasdaq stock falls By Jessica Toonkel and John McCrank May 24 (Reuters) - The repercussions from Facebook's botched initial ...
The Associated Press - 49 minutes ago
By ALI AKBAR DAREINI, AP - 1 minute ago BAGHDAD (AP) - Iran and world powers have agreed to meet in Moscow next month for another round of negotiations over Tehran's nuclear program.
WASHINGTON - One diplomatic effort after another has failed to end more than a year of brutal violence in Syria. Now, the Obama administration is preparing a plan that would essentially give US nods of approval to arms transfers from Arab nations to ...
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Los Angeles Times - 1 hour ago
By Paul West PHILADELPHIA - Making a rare inner-city campaign stop, Mitt Romney preached the merits of traditional, two-parent families and touted his platform of educational choice at a West Philadelphia charter school.
Christian Science Monitor - 26 minutes ago
The US Senate race in Massachusetts is among the closest in the battle over Senate control after the November elections. In a new poll, Elizabeth Warren has 47 percent of the vote and Scott Brown 48 percent.
Houston Chronicle - 54 minutes ago
MICHAEL BIESECKER, AP John Edwards follows his daughter, Cate Edwards as they leave for lunch from a federal courthouse as the jury deliberates for a fourth day in his trial on charges of campaign corruption in Greensboro, NC, Wednesday, May 23, 2012.
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CNBC.com - 52 minutes ago
Hewlett-Packard shares surged about 11 percent following a better-than-expected quarterly earnings report and mass layoff announcement on Wednesday.
By Dave Clarke | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The banking industry enjoyed its highest earnings since the first half of 2007 in the first quarter, but lending slowed, reversing what had been an encouraging trend in loan growth.
| WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New claims for unemployment benefits fell slightly last week, while two reports on manufacturing suggested the economy continued to expand moderately.
Wall Street Journal - 1 hour ago
By Barbara Kollmeyer and Sara Sjolin LONDON (Dow Jones)--Bargain-hunters stepped in to pick up beaten-down bank and energy stocks in Europe on Thursday, helping investors shake off downbeat economic data and a disappointing European Union leaders' ...
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Corpus Christi Caller Times - 11 minutes ago
AP AUSTIN - Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum endorsed Ted Cruz in Texas' crowded race for a US Senate seat on Thursday, saying the firebrand attorney and tea party favorite "has the wow factor.
Daily Beast - 1 hour ago
One day after failing to commit his November vote to President Obama's reelection, Democratic congressional nominee Ron Barber released a statement insisting he's an Obama supporter.
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Los Angeles Times - 14 minutes ago
By Michelle Maltais Yahoo's latest entry into mobile search hopes to find the Axis of easy with its new iPhone and iPad app plus a desktop plug-in.
InfoWorld - 49 minutes ago
The jury finally decided yesterday that Google did not infringe on any of Oracle's patents related to Android. Fantastic news -- but the wider view offers little comfort By Simon Phipps | InfoWorld As James Niccolai reported yesterday, the jury in the ...
SlashGear - 24 minutes ago
It appears that Facebook has taken the time to create their own independent photo application not unlike what they've worked on for Android (and quickly rescinded) just weeks ago.
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By Ann Oldenburg, USA TODAY Music superstar Elton John, 65, has been hospitalized in Los Angeles with a respiratory infection that has forced him to cancel three upcoming concerts, he announced this morning.
TMZ.com - 53 minutes ago
Just hours after posing with two beautiful porn stars, Bill Clinton got on his knees -- and begged thousands of people for money ... all in the name of Barack Obama. It's the 21st century way of soliciting campaign funds -- sending a desperately-worded ...
E! Online - 34 minutes ago
The French may not have invented the kiss, but they certainly seem to have perfected it—which made it the perfect place for the entity known as Kimye to indulge in the practice.
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New York Daily News - 1 hour ago
Originally Published on Wednesday, May 25, 1994 The Rangers' captain stood in front of his locker after yesterday's spirited practice at Rye Playland, deliberately buttoned his white dress shirt and matter-of-factly fired a verbal bombshell on the eve ...
Chicago Tribune - 45 minutes ago
Philadelphia, PA - It's not often that the opposition has the ghosts on their side against the Boston Celtics. The 17-time world champions have a storied tradition few can match in sports, but Philadelphia is the C's biggest rival and the Sixers have ...
MiamiHerald.com - 1 hour ago
Blood runs down Dwyane Wade's face as he heads to the bench with LeBron James after getting fouled hard by Indiana Pacers' Tyler Hansbrough in the second quarter during Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals, Tuesday, May 22, 2012, ...
“I can't believe my team went soft,” Bird said on the phone. “SOFT. I'm disappointed. I never thought it would happen.
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Reuters - 37 minutes ago
* Smooth maneuvers and flashing strobe lights signal success * Astronauts will use crane to capture Dragon capsule Friday * SpaceX is one of two firms with NASA cargo contracts By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
Tucson Weekly - 58 minutes ago
Well, not much really. Except for the fact that they're in the latest top 10 list of new species. The list was published for the fifth year today by the International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University.
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By Lucy Christie (AFP) - 12 minutes ago GENEVA - The international group tasked with ridding the world of polio said on Thursday it was shifting to "emergency mode" as the fight enters its final stretch.
CNN International - 54 minutes ago
By the CNN Wire Staff Tokyo (CNN) -- Japan's largest utility said Thursday that more radiation than previously thought was released into the atmosphere in March 2011, in the days after the nuclear disaster that followed an earthquake and tsunami.
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While her husband serves in Afghanistan, Amy Christensen has a mission of her ...
OregonLive.com - 36 minutes ago
Roger O. Doyle dies at 72, leaving legacy of choirs, teaching at University of ...
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'American Idol' finale: Phillip Phillips wins, but Fox singing competition ...
New York Daily News - 39 minutes ago
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