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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  August 27, 2009

Suidice bomber lightly injures senior Saudi prince 8/27/2009, 6:41 p.m. PDT
(AP) RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The official Saudi news agency says a wanted militant has blown himself up in an apparent assassination attempt against one of the senior princes involved in the kingdom's aggressive anti-terror campaign.
Gov't tightens oversight of laptop border searches 8/27/2009, 3:26 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Thursday put new restrictions on searches of laptops at U.S. borders to address concerns that federal agents have been rummaging through travelers' personal information.
Military monitoring reporters' work in Afghan war 8/27/2009, 2:29 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The U.S. military in Afghanistan acknowledged Thursday that it pays a private company to produce profiles on journalists covering the war.
In southern Afghan city, fears of Taliban takeover 8/27/2009, 1:51 p.m. PDT
(AP) KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - Southern Afghanistan's largest city, Kandahar, is slipping back under Taliban control as overstretched U.S. troops focus on clearing insurgents from the countryside-a potentially alarming setback for President Barack Obama's war strategy.
Army National Guard trims its personnel as ordered 8/27/2009, 1:43 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Army National Guard says it has trimmed its forces to a congressionally mandated goal a month early thanks to a drawback in recruiting.
Report: No oversight for $70M program at the VA 8/27/2009, 12:44 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The inspector general for the Veterans Affairs Department says that agency managers were aware of serious problems with a $70 million project to replace its hospital appointment system several years before the VA dropped the program.
German police arrest suspected far-right bombmaker 8/27/2009, 9:22 a.m. PDT
(AP) BERLIN - German police say they have arrested a 22-year-old man they suspect of belonging to a far-right organization and plotting to build bombs in his home.
Doubts cast on authenticity of Picasso in Iraq 8/27/2009, 8:46 a.m. PDT
(AP) BAGHDAD - Authorities in the art world cast doubt Thursday on the authenticity of an alleged Picasso painting that was seized by Iraqi police south of Baghdad.
Bomber hits key Pakistani border crossing; 18 dead 8/27/2009, 7:30 a.m. PDT
(AP) PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A suicide bomber hit a Pakistani security checkpoint Thursday at the main border crossing for convoys ferrying NATO supplies into Afghanistan, killing at least 18 people, police said.
Iranians mourn Iraqi Shiite leader al-Hakim 8/27/2009, 12:06 a.m. PDT
(AP) TEHRAN, Iran - Thousands of mourners offered prayers and wept Thursday during a memorial for the Iraqi Shiite leader Abdul-Aziz al-Hakim, who spent nearly two decades in Iran during Saddam Hussein's rule before returning to his homeland to become a key political power broker.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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