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Geese Behind NY River Landing Still Around

Posted: 06/30/2010 - A year and a half after Canada geese forced an airliner to splash down in the Hudson River, officials are rounding them up in almost every part of the city — but flocks are still free to take off around John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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Gulf Beaches Hit as Hurricane Pushes Oil

Posted: 06/30/2010 - Rough seas generated by Hurricane Alex pushed more oil from the massive spill onto Gulf Coast beaches Wednesday as cleanup vessels were sidelined by the faraway storm's ripple effects.

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Hurricane Alex Churns Toward Texas, Mexico Coasts

Posted: 06/30/2010 - Hurricane Alex churned westward through the Gulf of Mexico early Wednesday, far from oil spill cleanup efforts but on a collision course with Mexico and the southern Texas coastline

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Report: Harvard Scholar's Home Arrest Avoidable

Posted: 06/30/2010 - An independent review of last year's arrest of black Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. by a white police sergeant says both men missed opportunities to "ratchet down" the situation and end things more calmly.

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NY Suspect Dubbed Femme Fatale of Russian Spy Case

Posted: 06/30/2010 - Anna Chapman has been called the femme fatale of a spy case with Cold War-style intrigue - a striking redhead and self-styled entrepreneur who dabbled in real estate and mused on her Facebook page, "if you can dream, you can become it."

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Alex Becomes First Hurricane of Season

Posted: 06/29/2010 - Alex has become the first hurricane of the Atlantic season and is churning through the western Gulf, taking aim at the Mexico-Texas border and far away from the massive oil spill.

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Seattle Writer Wins 2010 Bad Writing Contest

Posted: 06/29/2010 - An unseemly sentence that compares a kiss to the union of a thirsty gerbil and a giant water bottle has won the top prize in an annual bad writing contest.

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Vampire Causes Wreck?

Updated: 06/29/2010 - According to one Colorado woman, vampires are real and they caused her to wreck her car.

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Challenged by GOP, Kagan Says She Reveres Military

Posted: 06/29/2010 - Challenged bluntly by Republicans, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan said Tuesday the Pentagon's recruiters had access to Harvard Law School students "every single day I was dean" and rejected claims she maneuvered to thwart them.

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Consumer Confidence Tumbles in June

Posted: 06/29/2010 - Americans, worried about jobs and the sluggish economic recovery, are losing confidence, causing a widely watched index to tumble in June and raising concerns about consumer spending in the critical months ahead.

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Hurricane Could Slow Oil Spill Cleanup

Posted: 06/29/2010 - The tropical storm plowing across the far side of the Gulf of Mexico could send oil skimmers back to port and make containment booms useless, even from some 500 miles away. But the rough weather also might give nature a hand in breaking down crude from the massive oil spill.

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Petraeus Vows Long-Term Afghan Commitment

Updated: 06/29/2010 - Gen. David Petraeus cautiously endorsed President Barack Obama's exit plan for the Afghan war on Tuesday, leaving himself room to recommend changes or delays as he interviewed for the job of commander of the stalemated war.

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Kagan Pledges Deference to Congress

Updated: 06/28/2010 - Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan pledged Monday to be properly deferential to Congress if confirmed as a justice, while striving "to consider every case impartially, modestly, with commitment to principle and in accordance with law."

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Apple Sells Almost 2-Million Phones in 3 Days

Posted: 06/28/2010 - Apple Inc. said Monday that it sold more than 1.7 million units of its new iPhone model in the first three days, making it the most successful product launch in the company's history from the standpoint of sales.

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BP Spends $2.65B on Spill; Denies CEO Quitting

Posted: 06/28/2010 - BP's mounting costs for capping and cleaning up the Gulf of Mexico spill have reached $2.65 billion, it said Monday, but the oil giant denied reports out of Russia that CEO Tony Hayward is resigning.

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Court Extends Gun Rights Nationwide

Updated: 06/28/2010 - The Supreme Court held Monday that Americans have the right to own a gun for self-defense anywhere they live, advancing a recent trend by the John Roberts-led bench to embrace gun rights.

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Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia Dead at 92

Updated: 06/28/2010 - Robert C. Byrd, the longest serving member of the U.S. Senate, a fiery orator and hard-charging power broker who steered billions of federal dollars to his beloved West Virginia, died Monday. He was 92.

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Tape Shows Blagojevich Eyed Winfrey for Senate

Posted: 06/28/2010 - A secretly made FBI tape shows that former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich weighed the possibility of naming Oprah Winfrey to the U.S. Senate seat being left by President Barack Obama.

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Man Charged in Pa. Stabbing Rampage That Killed 4

Posted: 06/27/2010 - A man who served prison time for a 1992 murder was charged Sunday with fatally stabbing four people, including a woman described as the suspect's former girlfriend and her 87-year-old grandfather.

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Vandals Mar Summit Protests in Toronto

Posted: 06/26/2010 - Black-clad demonstrators broke off from a peaceful protest and torched a police cruiser in the financial district and smashed windows in a shopping district after veering off from the planned protest route.

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World Leaders Slam North Korea, Iran

Posted: 06/26/2010 - The leaders of the world's eight top industrial democracies on Saturday condemned the alleged sinking by North Korea of a South Korean warship and called on Iran to do more to respect human rights.

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