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Foursquare hits 100 million 'check-ins'

News Twitter helped the world and the search engines know what people are talking about. Foursquare would allow people to search for the types of place people ... telegraph.co.uk

Mulling Extended Unemployment Benefits

News Following weeks of tug-of-war, Senate Democrats and Republicans look like they will renew extended unemployment benefits —voting perhaps as early as today. smartmoney.com

Romania exhumes Ceausescu's remains

News The graves of Nicolae Ceausescu , the former Romanian communist leader and his wife Elena, have been dug up in order to confirm the identities of the bodies ... english.aljazeera.net

Doctors inch closer to HIV breakthrough

News BY CATHERINE KARONG'O VIENNA, Austria, Jul 21 - The response to HIV /AIDS has gone a notch higher after a South African study indicated that a gel containing ... capitalfm.co.ke

What Hath Breitbart Wrought?

News When Andrew Breitbart decided that someone ought to answer the NAACP's attack on the Tea Party Movement and jumped in, most people started getting edgy ... wizbangblog.com

Deadly China floods

News Three-quarters of China's provinces have been hit by the floods and scores of rivers have seen record-high water levels. One of the worst hit areas is along ... itv.com

Andrew Breitbart is in hot waters

News Andrew Breitbart is one of them. Andrew Breitbart , a conservative publisher/writer, has been working as a commentator for Washington Times. buzztab.com

Body Found at Norma Lopez's kidnapped Place

News In southern California, a dead body has been found near the place where a 17 year old teen Norma Lopez went missing after finishing a class a nearby Valley ... today24news.com

Jeremy Lin signs with Golden State

News How quick is Harvard guard Jeremy Lin ? Well, in the blink of an eye he went from one end of California to the other. Yesterday it was speculated that the ... content.usatoday.com

Georgia Election Results in Runoff

News Former Georgia Governor Roy Barnes avoided a runoff election on Tuesday by winning the state's primary by a wide margin—with 84 percent of results counted, ... thestatecolumn.com

EU Test May Need to Fail Some Banks

News The United States conducted stress tests of its own major financial institutions ... Analysts say that some banks should fail the stress tests , though they ... dealbook.blogs.nytimes.com

Three Gorges passes huge test

News China's controversial Three Gorges Dam appears to have passed its biggest test yet, ... montrealgazette.com