Rocket wounds Yemen president, escalating fight
One of the rockets smashed into a mosque on the palace grounds where the president was [duh] praying along with his top leadership.
It was a stunning hit on the regime's most senior figures: Among the nine wounded were the prime minister, Saleh's powerful top security adviser and the two heads of parliament, as well as [duh] the cleric leading prayers. Seven guards were killed.http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/ ... 3-19-05-26
Suicide bombers in Iraq hit mosque, then hospital
...attacked a mosque filled with Iraqi politicians and policemen Friday and another blew himself up inside the hospital where the wounded were taken, killing a total of 21 people in Saddam Hussein's hometown.
STILL ALL-OUT WARhttp://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/ ... 3-16-08-06
House scolds Obama on Libya; dozens of Dems join
...lawmakers stopped short of a more draconian resolution to order an outright end to U.S. involvement in Libya. They rejected that measure, 265-148, with anti-war Democrat Dennis Kucinich of Ohio winning the votes of 87 Republicans and 61 Democrats.
DEMOCRACY: 265 CHICKENShttp://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/ ... 3-17-09-21
Regulators shut small SC bank; 45 failures in 2011
The 888 troubled banks is the highest number since 1993, during the savings-and-loan crisis.http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/ ... 3-18-23-17
Quantum mechanics rule 'bent' in classic experiment
"The trouble with quantum mechanics is that while we've learned to calculate the outcomes of all sorts of experiments, we've lost much of our ability to describe what is really happening in any natural language.
"I think that this has really hampered our ability to make progress, to come up with new ideas and see intuitively how new systems ought to behave." http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-13626587
African summit calls for action on rainforests
However, they failed to agree on a formal structure to co-ordinate forestry policies around the Equator. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13651059
Northern Bank seeks fire engine firm AssestCo's debt
...to recover £1.3m from a company which owns [< >] London's fire engines.
THE PREPOSTEROUS IN DOUBLE-TALKhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-13649070
Rio Tinto agrees $2bn land deal with Aboriginals
The [duh] miner said that it had signed deals with five aboriginal [>] councils [<], giving it access to almost 70,000 square kilometres of land to explore for iron ore and other minerals.
$$$$$ $$$$$ $$$$$ $$$$$ $$$$$http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-13637299
India state unveils new farmland acquisition policy
Land for industry is a burning issue as India tries to [duh] balance a growing economy with the interests of the poor.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13637655
Cut ties with Israel, Jordanians say
Jordanian young people, parliamentarians, and trade unionists attended the demonstration, which was held near the Israeli embassy on Friday, and called on the government to abrogate Jordan's treaties with Israel, including the Camp David and Oslo Accords.http://www.presstv.ir/detail/183092.html
Polish daily in jam over CIA prison report
Prosecutor Adam Borzyszkowski said on Friday that he would question members of the management and staff of Gazeta Wyborcza about leaking [The Superpower's] "state secrets." http://www.presstv.ir/detail/183091.html