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PHT: Malkin shows no rust in return; Pens win

Mon, 2013-03-04 22:01
Evgeni Malkin had a goal and an assist in his return from a concussion and Sidney Crosby contributed the same stats as the Penguins rallied to beat the Lightning 4-3.


Locust swarms plague Egypt and Israel

Mon, 2013-03-04 21:43

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: Three weeks before Passover, a plague of locusts is swarming from Egypt to Israel, sparking fears among farmers in the region.





Tim Gunn treats 'Loser' players to makeovers

Mon, 2013-03-04 21:09

On Monday, the five remaining players and the three kid participants celebrated -- in style. "Project Runway's" resident fashion guru guided the "Losers" to their new looks.





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Mon, 2013-03-04 21:09

Computer glitch suspends Mars rover operation

Mon, 2013-03-04 19:01

A computer glitch, possibly caused by radiation, has put on hold the Mars rover Curiosity's first attempt to analyze powder from inside an ancient rock, officials said on Monday.





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Mon, 2013-03-04 19:01

EPA nomination sets stage for court struggles on climate change

Mon, 2013-03-04 18:53

The battle over climate change is heating up in Washington – as President Barack Obama’s nomination of Gina McCarthy to lead the EPAsets the stage for a struggle over regulations intended to reduce carbon dioxide and other emissions.





Houston's FBI file reveals purported extortion try

Mon, 2013-03-04 18:26

Responding to numerous Freedom of Information Act requests, the agency has released the 128-page record it had on the late music legend.





Fannie, Freddie to form new company

Mon, 2013-03-04 18:23
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will build a new joint company for securitizing home loans as a stepping stone toward shrinking the government's role in the mortgage market, the regulator of the U.S. government-controlled firms said on Monday.


Forbes' billionaires list gets bigger, and richer too

Mon, 2013-03-04 18:21

This year Forbes has uncovered a record 1,426 billionaires. That is 200 more than we found in 2012, another record breaking year.





Oberlin cancels classes amid 'hate-related incidents'

Mon, 2013-03-04 17:37

Ohio’s famed Oberlin College suspended classes on Monday after a person was spotted on campus wearing what appeared to be a white KKK robe, the latest in a string of racially charged incidents on campus.





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Mon, 2013-03-04 17:37

Bipartisan group of senators reaches deal on gun trafficking

Mon, 2013-03-04 17:35
A bipartisan group of senators has reached a deal on a bill that would make it a federal crime to buy a gun for someone who isn't legally allowed to own one. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy announced the agreement on the Senate floor Monday evening.


World Cup set to be 1st to offer seats for obese

Mon, 2013-03-04 17:14
SAO PAULO (AP) - The 2014 World Cup in Brazil is set to be the first to offer special seats for obese fans.


'Cured' HIV baby raises questions for other newborns

Mon, 2013-03-04 16:18

The case of a baby who may have been cured of an HIV infection raises two tantalizing prospects: Is it possible to save even more newborns from infection, and is it possible that other babies may have been cured and no one knows it yet?





In protest of pope's departure, preist burns Benedict's image at mass

Mon, 2013-03-04 16:01
VATICAN CITY — An Italian priest set fire to a photo of Pope Benedict during Sunday Mass in protest against his abdication, telling a shocked congregation that the former pontiff had abandoned his flock. "It was wonderful," the Rev.


Most execs believe they can 'have it all'

Mon, 2013-03-04 15:50
Most men and women who appear to be successfully climbing the corporate ladder say they can “have it all” — but maybe not all at the same the time.


Jeopardy-winning Chef Watson will take your order now

Mon, 2013-03-04 15:39

On Thursday last week, analysts visiting IBM's Almaden research labs were served a breakfast pastry designed by the IBM's clever software itself, the New York Times reports. After absorbing 20,000 recipes, Watson suggested that chefs cobble together a Spanish-inspired breakfast pastry made from a list that included cocoa, saffron, black pepper, almonds and honey.





Michelle Obama: I don't talk about weight with my daughters

Mon, 2013-03-04 15:02

Michelle Obama offered a peek inside the first family's healthy habits on Monday, revealing there's one thing they never talk about at home: weight.





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Mon, 2013-03-04 15:02