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LIVE AT FIVE: 03.14.13

Posted on | March 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

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HABEMUS PAPAM: Jorge Cardinal Bergoglio Elected Pope

Argentinian Jesuit chosen to succeed Benedict XVI

Argentinian Jesuit chosen to succeed Benedict XVI

First pontiff from outside Europe in a millennium

Lawmakers Push To Reform Military Justice System
Miffed after system produces “wrong” answer in sexual assault case

Indian Supreme Court Bars Italian Ambassador From Leaving
Part of dispute between the two countries over Italian Marines part in death of two fishermen

Obama Back On The Campaign Trail With Speech To OfA

"I Need your help because I totally suck at governing."

Obama speaks to donors, former campaign workers

“Independent” Organizing for Action to provide “grassroots” support for Obama’s agenda

Intelligence Chief: Budget Cuts Threaten U.S. Security

House Bars State Welfare Work Waivers

Obama Blames Secret Service For WH Tour Cancellations, GOP Reps Skeptical

Illinois Governor Wants Appeal Of Concealed Carry Ruling

Nearly Sixty Charged In Florida Gambling Scandal As Lt. Governor Resigns Amid Probe

Lawmakers Question Risky Loan For High-Speed Vegas Train In A Time Of Sequester Cutbacks

Census Shows Record One In Three Counties Dying

Bill Introduced To Ban Horse Slaughter In U.S.

Brent Rises Slightly On Strong U.S. Stock Market: NYMEX $92.75, Brent $109.71
U.S. Foreclosures Up In February
Japan Stocks Rebound On Weaker Yen
Fisker Automotive Co-Founder Resigns As Chairman
Economists Not Expecting Surprises At Next Week’s Bernanke News Conference
SandRidge Settles Fight With Activist Investor
Sales At U.S. Retailers Advance Most In Five Months
VMware Stock Takes Big Leap
McDonald’s To Roll Out Egg White Version Of Egg McMuffin Next Month
Google Reader Shutting Down July 1
BlackBerry Scores Biggest Order Ever: 1 Million Phones
Netflix Goes Social With Facebook Integration
FTC Updates Online Ad Guidelines
LG Adds Eye-Tracking Software To Optimus G Pro
And Just Like That, Google I/O Is Sold Out
Nintendo Ordered To Pay $30 Million In 3-D Patent Suit
“Lone Survivor” Headed To PS3 And Vita This Summer

Youngsters Lead The Way In Habs’ Shootout Win Over Senators

Habs' Eller scores during last night's shootout

Habs’ Eller scores during last night’s shootout

Eller, Subban stand out in 4-3 win

#6 Notre Dame Advances After 69-61 Win Against Rutgers

Flames Bounce Back, Beat Red Wings 5-2

Hawks Beat Lakers 96-92, Kobe Out Indefinitely With Injury

Ducks’ Perry Draws Four-Game Suspension

Heat Rally Past Sixers For 20th Straight Win

Henrique Scores Two As Devils Top Flyers 5-2

Strasburg Gets Opening Day Start

Biggest Celebrity At SXSW? Grumpy Cat



Tard Takes Austin

“Veronica Mars” Movie Is A Go!

Ed Asner Hospitalized For Exhaustion

Tamar Braxton Expecting First Child

Miranda Kerr In Neck Brace After Crash

Lindsay Lohan Has No Plea Deal; Prosecutors Prep For Trial

Olivia Wilde: I Got 17,000 Hate Tweets From Beliebers

Taylor Swift’s “22” Music Video Debuts Exclusively On “Good Morning America”

Gwyneth Paltrow: No Carbs For My Kids

Humble Francis Brings Both Change And Continuity
Bibi Makes A Deal: Likud, Yisrael Beitenu, Yesh Atid, Jewish Home To Form Coalition
Uproar In J&K Assembly Over CRPF Kilings; Opposition Stages Walkout
Cambodia Overturns Conviction of Prominent Government Critic
Putin Calls For Return Of Soviet-Era School Fitness Tests
Corruption Charges Filed Against Former Indian Air Chief
“Doctor Death” Patel Cleared Of Manslaughter Charges In Patient’s Death
Australia Gets First Aboriginal Government Leader

National Review: A Francis For Our Time
Michael Potemra: A Jesuit Named Francis
Professor Bainbridge: Pope Francis And The Economy
Belmont Club: Francis
Claudia Rosett: North Korea, Lies, And Videotape
Allahpundit: Nork Propaganda Video Exposes Harsh Orwellian Experience Of American Life
Bryan Preston: Obama Administration To Open All Americans’ Bank Records To Spy Agencies
Hot Air: Ruth Marcus Says OFA Taking Maximum Advantage Of Porous Campaign Finance Laws
Weasel Zippers: OFA Leader Claims “We Are Not A Partisan Organization”
American Thinker: Mississippi Bloomberg Burning
Mary Kathrine Ham: Good News! GSA Exec Fired In Vegas Scandal Getting His Job Back
Breitbart: Gun Shop Owner Says Mark Kelly Hasn’t Finished Background Check For AR-15
NRO Corner: The Strange Case Of Mark Kelly
Lonely Conservative: We The Taxpayers Are On The Hook For Mortgages, Student Loans, And Banks

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