Oil and Stones


Arizona action raises thorny issue for California Republicans - Los Angeles Times
May 03, 2010 05:32:40
As GOP candidates react to the neighboring state's tough new immigration law, images of Proposition 187 could hurt them. By Cathleen Decker, Los Angeles Times California Republicans have spent 16 years trying to repair the wounds from their long-ago ...
California GOP Governor Candidates Meet in Debate - New York Times
May 03, 2010 05:30:23
SAN FRANCISCO ? The two Republicans hoping to lead California met in debate Sunday night, with both angling to paint themselves as the true conservative and calling for the repeal of the new federal health care law and the suspension ...
US investigators hunt New York car bomb culprits - Reuters
May 03, 2010 05:12:53
NEW YORK, May 3 (Reuters) - Investigators were combing through evidence on Monday in the hunt for suspects in a failed car bombing in New York's busy Times Square and officials expressed optimism that the culprits will be found. ...
Urgency increases as oil spill grows - USA Today
May 03, 2010 05:08:26
By Chris Graythen, Getty Images By Donna Leinwand, Rick Jervis and Brian Winter, USA TODAY GULFPORT, Miss. ? As dead sea turtles washed ashore, oil sloshed over inflatable barriers and the government ordered fishermen to stay home indefinitely, ...
UAL, Continental Said to Approve Merger Forming Biggest Airline - BusinessWeek
May 03, 2010 05:07:24
May 3 (Bloomberg) -- United Airlines parent UAL Corp. and Continental Airlines Inc. agreed to merge in a stock swap valued at $3.7 billion that would create the world's biggest carrier, ...
Ahmadinejad, Clinton face off at UN nuclear meeting - Washington Post
May 03, 2010 05:06:13
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iran's president faces off with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday at the start of a meeting on the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, a pact Washington and Tehran accuse each other of ...
Toll climbs: 15 dead in Tenn., Miss. storms - The Associated Press
May 03, 2010 04:43:21
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ? Devastating thunderstorms slammed Tennessee and northern Mississippi over the weekend, killing at least 15 people, five in Nashville, closing scores of highways, and leaving weeks of cleanup for thousands of residents whose homes ...
White House Correspondents' dinner: DC spiffs up its act - Washington Post
May 03, 2010 01:35:10
Hollywood turns out for the 2010 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. Below, a front-row seat for the red carpet arrivals... By Robin Givhan There is one essential thing to be learned from this year's White House Correspondents' Association ...
20 sea turtles found dead along Miss. beaches - The Associated Press
May 03, 2010 00:51:15
GULFPORT, Miss. ? At least 20 sea turtles have been found dead this weekend along a 30-mile stretch of Mississippi beaches from Biloxi to Bay St. Louis. While wildlife officials can't say with certainty the turtles, some endangered, died as a result of ...
Workers repairing water pipe; Boil order still in effect for 2 million - Boston Globe
May 02, 2010 22:58:17
Workers today began repairing the massive underground pipe that abruptly ruptured yesterday, cutting off drinking water to nearly two million people in the Boston area. Governor Deval Patrick said that if the workers ...