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Southwest to Cancel Flights as Jets Checked for Cracks
April 4 (Bloomberg) -- Southwest Airlines Co. said it will scrub 100 more flights today and reported “small, subsurface cracks” in two jets during inspections for metal fatigue after a plane's fuselage tore open in flight. ...
Widespread cracks found on Southwest jet-NTSBReuters
Southwest stock one of five things to watch April 4Christian Science Monitor
A second Southwest 737-300 diverts over the weekendUSA Today
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Schumer: Dems slicing budget with scalpel, Tea Party using meat ax
They have until the end of the week to finally figure it out. Friday is the deadline for Congress to come to an agreement on the 2011 federal budget. The resolution currently funding the government expires Friday at midnight. The White House is looking ...
Tea Party zealots won't succeed in government shutdown ploy: Sen. SchumerNew York Daily News
Senate Dems Pin 2012 Hopes on Budget BattleFox News
Sen. Schumer Stands by His 'Extreme' CommentsABC News
Los Angeles Times -San Francisco Chronicle -New York Post
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Duke lacrosse accuser arrested in boyfriend's stabbing
By the CNN Wire Staff (CNN) -- The woman who accused three Duke University lacrosse players of rape five years ago was arrested Sunday, suspected of stabbing her boyfriend, police said. Officers responding to a call early Sunday about a stabbing at an ...
Crystal Mangum held in stabbingNews & Observer
Crystal Gail Mangum, former Duke lacrosse accuser, arrested for allegedly ...New York Daily News
Duke Lacrosse Accuser Tried to Kill Boyfriend— AgainNewser
Independent Women's Forum -Durham Herald Sun
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House GOP: $4 trillion in cuts
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan is expected to put out his 2012 proposed budget resolution on Tuesday. By Jeanne Sahadi, senior writerApril 4, 2011: 8:21 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- This week may -- just may -- mark the end of the often crazed debate ...
GOP 2012 budget to make $4 trillion-plus in cutsBusinessWeek
Sunday Talk ShowsThe Hill
GOP Budget Called 'The Path to Prosperity'ABC News
Huffington Post (blog) -CNN International -Politico
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Bachmann bids for 'bama eyes
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Michele Bachmann is trying to peel off a bit of Barack Obama's YouTube traffic for herself. Some viewers of the president's reelection video announcement this morning also noticed a video advertisement from Bachmann's campaign to the right of it. ...
Obama's 2012 tripwiresThe Guardian
Mitt Romney's ongoing health-care travailWashington Post (blog)
Mitt Romney's New Campaign Slogan: "Feets, Don't Fail Me Now!"Vanity Fair
NPR (blog) -National Post (blog)
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U.S. transport agency to probe discount bus safety
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The National Transportation Safety Board will conduct a review of the safety system governing the discount tour bus industry in the wake of last month's deadly Bronx bus crash that killed 15 passengers, authorities announced on ...
NTSB Plans Probe Of Tour Bus IndustryNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
New York crash prompts NTSB investigation of US tour bus industryAHN | All Headline News
Discount Bus Industry Is Subject of Federal Safety InquiryNew York Times
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Obama launches reelection campaign with e-mail, web video
Los Angeles Times
The president pledges to focus on his job, but will pick up the tempo of campaigning this month with several fundraisers. The campaign is hoping to raise a record $1 billion. By Michael Muskal Los Angeles Times Staff Writer President Obama on Monday ...
Obama Begins Bid for 2012 Re-Election With Video and E-MailBloomberg
Obama Begins Bid for 2012 Re-Election With Campaign VideoSan Francisco Chronicle
With short video, Obama launches bid for re-electionCNN International
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Echo Chamber Media dumps on Trump
This week's topic of discussion is media across the political spectrum criticizing potential presidential candidate Donald Trump. Will the battles with labor hurt the GOP at the ...
Donald Trump (Birther-NY) needs to get seriousWashington Post (blog)
Herman Cain joins Donald TrumpThe State Column
'World News' Political Insights: Donald Trump Threatens to Disrupt GOP PlansABC News
Bloomberg -Technorati -Las Vegas Sun
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New York Daily News
Union workers march on King death anniversary
By the CNN Wire Staff (CNN) -- Union workers are set to march Monday, linking their fight for their rights to the anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. King was killed in 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee, which he was visiting in ...
Liverpool tourist chiefs stand by Martin Luther King claimTelegraph.co.uk
StarFiles: Bobby Kennedy on the day Martin Luther King diedIndianapolis Star
Unions reach for MLK mantle on assassination anniversaryPalm Beach Post
New York Times (blog) -Tulsa World -CBS News
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Boy, 3, dies after fall from children's roller coaster
Authorities today are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who fell from a children's roller coaster at an indoor amusement park in Norridge Saturday night. About 7 pm, the boy was riding a roller coaster at Go Bananas, 4516 N. Harlem Ave., ...
3 Year Old Dies After Falling Out of Roller CoasterIndiana's NewsCenter
Boy Dies In Roller Coaster FallThe Consumerist
Three-Year-Old Dies At Amusement ParkPatch.com
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Day care evacuated due to huge blast in Minnesota
AP MINNEAPOLIS — Crews are responding to a fiery explosion in south Minneapolis, and evacuations are underway. Rebecca Virden, a spokeswoman for CenterPoint Energy, told KSTP-TV it's too soon to know what caused the explosion or what's on fire. ...
Fiery explosion forces evacuations in MinneapolisSeattle Post Intelligencer
Large fire reported in south Minneapolis near CrosstownMinneapolis Star Tribune
Fiery explosion in south Minneapolis closes I-35St. Cloud Times
Coon Rapids ECM Publishers -KARE
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International Business Times
Photo: AP By John Avlon Call off the coronation-the media's caught on to the slow motion implosion of Sarah Palin's popularity, and with it her prospective presidential campaign. A new Washington Post/ABC News poll found that Palin's approval ratings ...
Alaskan Exodus: Palin to visit IsraelPolitico
Sarah Palin Heads To the Holy LandABC News (blog)
Sarah Palin's low-profile, high-impact advisorLos Angeles Times
Jerusalem Post -Examiner.com -USA Today
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GOP targets taxpayer funding of NPR
The House will vote on a bill today to eliminate taxpayer funds for NPR, a week after a fundraising executive was caught on video saying the organization would be better off without government support. ...
House To Vote On Cutting Off Funds For NPRKJCT8.com
Republican House leaders fast-track Lamborn bill to defund NPRThe Colorado Independent
House Republicans Make Another Run at Cutting NPR FundingPBS NewsHour
KOAA Colorado Springs News -ABC News
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California Lawmakers Refuse Redevelopment Cut, Trim $7 Billion From Budget
Legislators agreed to $7.4 billion of $12.5 billion in cuts Brown proposed to help bridge a $26.6 billion shortfall yesterday. Redevelopment and the cornerstone of his budget, a referendum ...
Sherrod Brown isn't toning it downPolitico
Legislature gets started with $9 billion in cutsSan Jose Mercury News
California state lawmakers pass budget cut bills – but fall short on key bill89.3 KPCC
Central Valley Business Times -Los Angeles Times -Washington Post
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Gingrich begins NH visit at Wild Irish Breakfast
The Union Leader
NASHUA – Former US House speaker Newt Gingrich began a multi-stop visit to southern New Hampshire today by lauding the work of the PLUS Co., a wel-known local program that helps the disabled. "When citizens come together to be ...
Gingrich visits NH amid presidential considerationBoston Globe
Mitt, Newt stand to win if Palin and Huck stay outPolitico
Newt Gingrich makes St. Patrick's Day rounds in NHBoston Herald
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Walker: Union Bosses Out of Touch
If most Americans knew what the Wisconsin labor debate was really about, says Gov. Scott Walker (R), they wouldn't be up in arms. In an opinion piece published Wednesday night in The Washington Post, Walker said many people are confused ...
Letter from Rep. Danou: Wisconsin must unite to face challengesPierce County Herald
Weekly Standard: The False Claims On WisconsinNPR
With labor bill passed Walker attacks WHPolitico
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Doctors feared mass suicide after deadly 'sweat lodge,' survivor says
By the CNN Wire Staff Self-help guru James Arthur Ray is being tried on manslaughter charges in the deaths of three people after a sweat lodge ritual. Camp Verde, Arizona (CNN) -- Doctors who treated victims of a deadly 2009 "sweat lodge" at an Arizona ...
JAMES RAY TRIAL Ray's longtime friend recounts injury, chaos at sweat lodgeVerde Independent
Injured sweat lodge participant resumes testimonyWall Street Journal
Defense Works to Discredit Sweat Lodge StatementsABC News
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Atlanta Journal Constitution
For Irish-Americans, labor threats carry poignancy
Many Irish-Americans will reflect this St. Patrick's Day on their rich history in the labor movement as public workers seek to retain bargaining rights in several states. Irish immigrants were vilified in the United States as they began arriving by the ...
Labor threats carry poignancy for Irish-AmericansABC6OnYourSide.com
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New report released in case of missing Vail teen
KVOA Tucson News
VAIL - A new case report released by the Pima County Sheriff's Department sheds some light on a missing Vail teen. Thirteen-year-old Ashley Kingsbury has been missing since Monday. Officials believe she is with 19-year-old Jordan Anthony from Utah. ...
Police Search for Missing 13-Year-Old Arizona Girl Likely Taken to UtahFox News
Fears for Arizona girl, 13, after she disappears 'with man she met on Facebook'Daily Mail
Arizona Police Believe Missing Teen Girl May Be In UtahMyStateline.com
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LA County judge admonished over Ku Klux Klan remark
Los Angeles Times
The state judicial agency's action relates to Judge Harvey Giss' comment during an off-the-record plea discussion in a trial involving two black defendants. By Victoria Kim, Los Angeles Times A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge who made an ...
LA Judge Admonished for Klan Reference He Considered a JokeABA Journal
LA judge admonished for Ku Klux Klan commentSalon
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Is Admonished For 'Offensive' CommentThe Beverly Hills Courier
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Around the Country
- Southwest to Cancel Flights as Jets Checked for Cracks - BusinessWeek
- Schumer: Dems slicing budget with scalpel, Tea Party using meat ax - CNN (blog)
- Duke lacrosse accuser arrested in boyfriend's stabbing - CNN International
- House GOP: $4 trillion in cuts - CNN
- Bachmann bids for 'bama eyes - Seattle Post Intelligencer
Around the Planet
- Afghans Continue Protests Over US Quran Burning - Voice of America
- Japan's nuclear workers try to trace leak, dump radioactive water - Los Angeles Times
- OSCE raps Kazakh election, presses for reforms - Reuters
- Newsmaker: Yemen survivor Saleh juggles forces to keep power - Reuters
- France says finds bodies in Atlantic crash wreckage - Reuters