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LIVE AT FIVE: 10.03.12

Posted on | October 3, 2012 | Comments Off

– compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
GOP Accuses Obama Of Ignoring Libya Warnings

Libyan security officer stands in front of security office attacked by civilian mobs

Issa, Chaffetz say Administration ignored pleas by diplomats in Libya to increase security
Related: Demonstrations in Tripoli demand militia disbandment

Senate Panel Rips DHS Fusion Centers
Billions wasted to gather intel on innocent Americans, no useful intel on terrorists produced

Ann Romney Takes Larger Role In Campaign
Pushing back against the defeatists



POLITICS
Border Patrol Agent Slain, Partner Wounded On Arizona Border

Border Patrol agents look over the fence into Mexico

Unknown gunmen sought by US, Mexican police forces

Warren Maintains Narrow Lead In WBUR Poll

Joe Biden: Middle Class Buried Under Obama (Video)

Was Obama’s Other Race Speech Ignored?

Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Suspended For 2012


NJ To Order Spending Cuts In Newark As City Begins Tenth Month Without Budget

Obama Outspending Romney On TV

Outside Money Fills Airwaves In Tight Senate Races

Over Half Of California’s Asian-Americans Either Independents Or Nonpartisan



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
Oil Prices Drift Lower On Light, Choppy Trading: NYMEX $91.89, Brent $111.57
The ECB’s Plan For Spain May Not Be Enough
US Manufacturing Sector Expands In September
ADB Lowers India’s Growth Outlook To 5.6%
Lenovo To Start First US Production Line
Soy, Grains Fall On Higher Harvest Estimates
LinkedIn Gets Serious About Content, Adds “Follow” And Blogging Features
Intel Spreads $40 Million Investment Love To Ten Companies
Logitech Harmoney Touch: Say Goodbye To Buttons
Samsung Claims Jury Foreman Lied About Past To Get On Apple v. Samsung Jury
T-Mobile In Talks To Buy MetroPCS



SPORTS
Dodgers Eliminated As Comeback Falls Short

Dodgers watch from dugout as playoff hopes evaporate

4-3 loss to Giants seals fate

O’s Survive Rays, Yanks Top Sox

A’s Tie Rangers For AL West Lead

Cardinals Clinch Playoff Slot Despite Loss To Reds

Tigers’ Cabrera Won’t Sit Out Triple Crown Race

Cubs Fall To Astros In Matchup Of 100-Loss Teams

Rays Waste 15 K’s From Shields, Fall To O’s 1-0

Adam Greenberg Returns For His Moonlight Graham Moment With Marlins

NHL Estimates Preseason Losses At $100 Million

LaRoche Hits 33rd Homer, 100th RBI As Nats Beat Phillies 4-2



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Not Chunky But Curvy: Lady Gaga Rocks Versace Dress In Milan

Lady Gaga in Milan

Weight gain controversy? What weight gain?

“American Idol” Auditions Scratched After Sparks Fly Between Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey

George Clooney, Stacy Keibler Nearing A Split?

Britney Spears’ Cell Phone & Internet Use Heavily Monitored, Restricted

First Look At Esquire Cover Girl Cameron Diaz

Antoine Ashley (Better Known As Sahara Davenport) From “RuPaul’s Drag Race 2″ Dies At 27

Chris Brown, Rihanna Caught Making Out At NYC Club

HBO Renews “Boardwalk Empire” For Fourth Season



FOREIGNERS
Libyans Say Few Questions Being Asked About Consulate Attack
Car Bombs Go Off In Loyalist-Held Sectors Of Aleppo, Dozens Killed
Georgia’s Saakashvili Concedes. Goes Peacefully Into Opposition
College Students Slaughtered In Nigeria Attack
Ahmadinejad Admits Rial’s Freefall Partly Due To Sanctions
Kiwis Cancel Tyson Visa For Rape Conviction
Novelist Murakami Criticizes “Hysteria” Over Senkaku Islands
Suu Kyi: Burma Must Develop Its Own Democracy
Ukraine Moves To Criminalize “Promotion Of Homosexuality”
Hezbollah Commander Reportedly Killed In Syria
Golden Temple Raid’s Commander Subject Of Attempted Murder In London
Vile Brit, Lifelong Apologist For Murderous Communist Regimes, Dies At 95
Further proof that only the good die young



BLOGS & STUFF
WyBlog: In Municipal Court, You’re Guilty Even If Proven Innocent
S.E. Cupp: Ask The Tough Questions, Mitt
Power Line: Obama’s Shout-Out to Reverend Wright
Protein Wisdom: Anti-America’s Chickens Coming Home To Roost
NRO Corner: Five Most Controversial Quotes From Obama’s Speech At Hampton U
Stanley Kurtz: The 2007 Obama Video
GayPatriot: Modest Mittmentum Heading Into Debate
Allahpundit: Hillary Tells Issa He Should Reserve Judgment On Embassy Attacks Until November
Lonely Conservative: White House Won’t Comment On Ignored Requests For More Security In Libya
Atlas Shrugs: Obama #EpicFail – US Embassy In Libya’s Request For Extra Security Denied
NewsBusters: Not A Parody – Politico Hypes Joe Biden As Sex Symbol
Jawa Report: Obama Campaign Reduces Women To “Lady Parts”
Robert Cost: Ringside With Romney
Weasel Zippers: Flying Pig Alert NYT Public Editor Says Paper Shouldn’t Ban Use Of “Illegal Immigrant”
Shot In The Dark: A Small Victory
John Fund: Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling A Partial Victory
Jammie Wearing Fools: Obama Leads By 4 In Quinnipiac Poll With 24% GOP Sample


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