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Sexual Orientation Bill Likely Held Up

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Supporters of a bill prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation are happy it was passed out of committee.

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Hardline Saudi clerics urge TV ban on women, music

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A group of Saudi clerics urged the kingdom's new information minister on Sunday to ban women from appearing on TV or in newspapers and magazines, making clear that the country's hardline religious establishment is skeptical of a new push toward moderation.

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Officials Question Plan to Tax Bailout Bonuses

Updated: 03/22/2009 - The White House said Sunday that using tax law to pry bonuses from bailed-out company executives is "a dangerous way to go" and a Republican senator advised against Congress "grabbing its pitchforks and charging up the hill" in pursuit of the cash.

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Obama On Public's Anger At Wall Street

Updated: 03/22/2009 - In his longest interview since taking office, President Barack Obama tells 60 Minutes correspondent Steve Kroft that New York's Wall Street executives need to get out of town to appreciate the public's anger towards them and that embattled Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's job is safe.

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Thousands Protest 6th Anniv. Of Iraq War

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Before war protesters ended their demonstration Saturday afternoon, several placed cardboard coffins in front of the offices of northern Virginia defense contractors such as KBR Inc. and Lockheed Martin Corp. as riot police stood by.

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KU Returns to Forbes Field

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Dozens of fans showed up to forbes field Sunday evening clad in all things Jayhawk of course to give their winning team a proper welcome home as they gear up for the Sweet 16!

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U.S. Contacts N. Korea About Journalists

Updated: 03/22/2009 - The United States has contacted representatives of North Korea about two detained American journalists and is waiting for a reply, a U.S. official said Saturday.

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Four French Bank Execs Return Stock Options

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Four top executives of Societe Generale say they are handing back tens of thousands of stock options that the French bank gave them to defuse a political firestorm over the payouts.

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Sexual Orientation Bill Likely Held Up

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Supporters of a bill prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation are happy it was passed out of committee.

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Fire Devastates Home on North Meriden Road

Updated: 03/23/2009 - The Soldier Township Fire Department was called Sunday morning to a home fully engulfed by fire in the 3800 block Northeast Meriden Road.

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Firefighter Rescuers Learn the Ropes

Updated: 03/22/2009 - First responders from across the area gathered in Topeka Sunday to learn the ropes of how to rescue people from a dangerous accident -- so when the situation is real, they will get it right.

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War Protests in Washington, California

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Before war protesters ended their demonstration Saturday afternoon, several placed cardboard coffins in front of the offices of northern Virginia defense contractors such as KBR Inc. and Lockheed Martin Corp. as riot police stood by.

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Singer Bedingfield Weds in Malibu

Updated: 03/22/2009 - People Magazine reports the pop songstress wed California businessman Matthew Robinson in a 30-minute outdoor ceremony overlooking the Pacific Ocean on Saturday.

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Iran Rebuffs American Talks

Updated: 03/22/2009 - The Iranian leader's rebuff on Saturday to President Barack Obama's offer for dialogue was swift and sweeping: Words from Washington ring hollow without deep policy changes.

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Richardson's Casket Moved To Up-State Home

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A mahogany casket bearing Natasha Richardson's body was taken Saturday to the country home where she married Liam Neeson in 1994, according to a published report.

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Nearly 100 Monks Arrested

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Hundreds of Tibetans attacked a police station and government officials in northwestern China despite heightened security, prompting the arrests Sunday of nearly 100 monks, state media reported.

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Activists Protest AIG Homes

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A busload of activists representing working- and middle-class families paid visits Saturday to the lavish homes of American International Group executives to protest the tens of millions of dollars in bonuses awarded by the struggling insurance company after it received a massive federal bailout.

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