"Reuters - The U.S. administration is stepping
up plans for a possible air strike on Iran, despite publicly
pushing for a diplomatic solution to a dispute over its nuclear
ambitions, according to a report by...
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"Reuters - Israel took its first steps toward
forming a new government on Sunday when the president began
meeting political parties for talks likely to focus on an
expected coalition led by interim Prime Minister Ehud Olmert."
"AP - A slim majority of Americans are open to allowing undocumented workers to obtain some sort of temporary legal status to remain in the United States, with stronger support for the idea among Democrats, younger adults and more educated Americans, a new poll finds."
"Reuters - U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza
Rice began talks on Sunday with Iraqi Prime Minister Ibrahim
al-Jaafari, who is under pressure from the United States and
sections of his own Shi'ite Alliance to step down."
"Reuters - George W. Bush is taking time
to explain himself, open up to the public in new ways and court
the U.S. Congress as he tries to breathe life into a presidency
beset by sagging ratings and influence."
"AP - Alcatel SA and Lucent Technologies Inc. announced Sunday that the French telecommunications equipment maker had agreed to buy its U.S. rival in order to form a major new global player in the industry. About 8,800 jobs will be cut."
"AP - Pope Benedict XVI recalled the legacy and final days of suffering of Pope John Paul II on the first anniversary of his death Sunday, saying the late pope lived out until the very end his mission to guide the Catholic Church."
"AP - The government's call to remove federal protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park has sparked sharp debate among some of the country's leading bear experts, who are divided over whether the bear population has recovered enough."
"AP - David Lee Roth says he won't jump from his gig as a morning radio host. Roth, who replaced shock jock Howard Stern on seven stations in January, has struggled in making the move from rock star to radio host."