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LIVE AT FIVE – 10.24.11

Posted on | October 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

– compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
Quake In Eastern Turkey Kills 217, Collapses Buildings

Quake measured at 7.2 on Richter scale; hundreds injured and dozens trapped in province on Iranian border

Libya Declares Liberation, End To Khadafi Era
NTC holds ceremony to celebrate liberation, call for reconciliation after four decades under the dictator

Apple Posts Video Of Jobs Memorial
Last week’s employee memorial for the company’s founder posted on the Apple main page



POLITICS
More Protesters Arrested In Chicago, Cincinnati, Philly

OccupyChicago protesters chanting in Grant Park before arrests

130 arrested in Chicago, a dozen each in Cincinnato and Philadelphia

GOP Contenders Vie For Iowa’s Social Conservatives

Sununu Set To Endorse Romney Today In NH


Romney Going To Cincinnati On Tuesday

Perry’s Best Chance To Be The Anti-Romney Is Iowa

2012 Primary & Caucus Schedule Falls Into Place

Houston Democrats Oppose SCV Plate For Texas

Cain Stumbling Under Glare Of National Spotlight?



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
European Leaders Rule Out ECB Help In Boosting Rescue Fund
Stocks Rally On Economic Growth, Europe Summit
Groupon IPO May Arrive November 4
Currency Market Braces For Japanese Intervention
Merrill Lynch: US Likely To Be Downgraded Again
Gold Prices Seen Steady; European Debt Deal Eyed
Gasoline Prices Edge Back Up
Android Phones Offer Apps Similar To Apple’s Siri
Happy Birthday! The iPod Turns 10
“Battlefield” Throws Down The Gauntlet



SPORTS
Holland Long & Strong As Rangers Tie World Series At Two

Texas' Derek Holland leaves the game in the ninth inning

Temperamental starter controls emotions, nails down Cardinals as Hamilton, Napoli carry Rangers to 4-0 win

Tebow Rallies Broncos Past Dolphins In OT For 18-15 Victory




Ponder’s Spirited Debut At QB Not Enough To Save Vikings From Packers; Green Bay Now 7-0

No Mercy From Saints: Colts Brutalized 62-7

Tigers Still #1, Tide Still #2 In BCS Standings

Passion Open 2011 Lingerie Football League Season With 48-0 Romp Over Breeze

Bowyer Beats Burton At Talladega, Gives RCR 100th Win



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Jennifer Lopez Breaks Down On Stage

J-Lo on stage at Mohegan Sun

“Until It Beats No More” a little to close to reality for comfort; singer in tears, leaves stage

Aisha Tyler Joins “The Talk” As Co-Host

Co$ Targeted “South Park”‘s Parker And Stone In Investigation

WB Ready For “Sherlock Holmes 3″

Zooey Sings The National Anthem For World Series Game 4 (Video)

“Hannah Montana” Star Due Back In Court Soon On DUI Charges


Ben Affleck Is WB’s Choice To Make “The Stand”

Nicole Scherzinger, Lewis Hamilton Split

Taylor Armstrong Talks Dating Rumors And “Real Housewives”



FOREIGNERS
Talks Underway To Form New Libyan Government
Argentina’s Fernandez Reelected In Landslide
Tunisia Estimates Election Turnout At 90%
Thai Floods Expected To Last For Weeks
PM Cameron Vows To Claw Back EU Powers Amid Looming Tory Revolt
Swiss People’s Party Suffers Election Setback
Saudi Crown Prince Sultan Dies



BLOGS & STUFF
Gateway Pundit: Surprise! Libya To Introduce Radical Islamic Law
American Thinker: Jindal Coasts To Second Term
Power Line: “F*** Your Military, F*** Your Flag!”
Jazz Shaw: Herman Cain Needs To Lie Better
Volokh Conspiracy: WaPo Spokesman Rips Paper’s Koch Bros. Story As “Tendentious”, “Unfair”.
Maggie’s Farm: Blue States Are Dangerously Irresponsible
Weasel Zippers: Boston Police Website Hacked By OccupyBoston Sympathizers
Ed Driscoll: New Car, Caviar, Four Star Daydream
American Power: Romney Offered Health Care To Illegals


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