Today: Friday, June 18, 2010

Jun 18, 2010

US Rallies for Draw With Slovenia

USA vs. Slovenia: World Cup

Travel: travel guides, insurance, holiday news, hotel reviews and short city breaks - Telegraph

Now is the time to book a trip to Australia's coastline. Charles Starmer-Smith suggests a visit to Kangaroo Island.

Slovenia v USA: the World Cup Group C Match - in pictures - Telegraph

Slovenia v USA: the World Cup Group C Match - in pictures

Stars and stripes: just in case you did not know this fan suports USA.

Picture: Action Images

Submit your World Cup limericks - Telegraph

Diego Maradona news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph - Telegraph

England, short of inspiration, go in at half-time goalless in their second World Cup match. Follow it with Jonathan Liew.

BENITO MUSSOLINI's diaries 'hidden near Swiss border' Jun 18, 2010

Diaries belonging to Benito Mussolini ''hidden near Swiss Cached
London, June 19 : Claims have surfaced that diaries and documents that had belonged to late Italian politician Benito Mussolini are hidden in a secret location near ...

Mussolini thought he was more racist than ’sentimentalist Cached
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): Italian Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini considered Adolf Hitler an old sentimentalist, but was furious at the general perception that he was ...

AFP: Foreign firms in China targeted in labour unrest

Workers and police clash during a strike outside the Taiwan-funded KOK Machinery rubber factory in Kunshan, China

Second strike hits China Toyota supplier | Reuters

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ZHONGSHAN China/BEIJING (Reuters) - A parts supplier for Japan's Toyota Motor Corp said on Friday it was dealing with its second strike in China this week, the latest in a rash

Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni meet Prince of Wales as they visit Britain - Telegraph

The Prince of Wales greeted Mr Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni, as they arrived at Clarence House during a day of official engagements to commemorate the historic milestone.

2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa - Ghana Team Profile |


Instant! Online! Vuvuzela! | Football |

Photograph: Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/Getty Images

World Cup 2010: BBC v ITV | Television & radio |

Mexico v France

BP oil spill: People in New Orleans loathe the company but they're OK with the British | Alexander Chancellor | Comment is free | The Guardian

Protesters in New Orleans.

Protesters in New Orleans. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP

Cape Town: World Cup fan's guide | Travel |

Cape Town's trendy Long Street

Stella McCartney and Celine help 'resort collections' shine in New York | Life and style | The Guardian

Stella McCartney spring 2011

Stella McCartney's Spring 2011 presentation. Photograph: Sipa Press / Rex Features

UK budget deficit lower than feared | Business |

George Osborne

Britains's budget deficit is lower than feared according to May figures, but chancellor George Osborne is likely to press ahead with heavy austerity measures in Tuesday's budget. Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images

World Cup 2010: England v Algeria - live! | Football |

Gareth Barry
Aren't all Barrys brilliant? Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

Iraqi asylum seekers claim they were beaten on flight to Baghdad | UK news |

Baghdad international airport in Iraq

As many as 25 of the 42 men deported were reported to be under detention in Baghdad airport despite having been screened in advance by Iraqi officials in the UK. Photograph: Khalid Mohammed/AP

Nicolas Sarkozy and David Cameron mark Charles de Gaulle war broadcast | World news |

Myanmar (Burma) devastated by landslides and rain, 57 dead

BBC News - Flash of light helps fight cancer

Cancer cell dividing, SPL
Cancer cells are notoriously resistant to attempts to kill them

BBC News - Stem cell therapy 'damage' seen in kidney disease case

Stem cell
There are hopes that stem cell therapy can be used to tackle many diseases

Dozens killed in China floods - Asia-Pacific - Al Jazeera English

The annual flooding season has wreaked havoc
across much of southern China [Reuters]

The Associated Press: Flood toll in China rises to 46; more rain falling

TV presenter up for murder: News24: World: News

"Frozen Baby" on the Mend - The Early Show - CBS News

Finley Burton has been nicknamed the _Frozen Baby_ after his body temperature was dropped for four days to just above freezing to help him heal after surgery.
Finley Burton has been nicknamed the "Frozen Baby" after his body temperature was dropped for four days to just above freezing to help him heal after surgery. (CBS)

Penny Stock Morning Report for June 17th 2010

Penny Stock Morning Report for June 17th 2010 SSPT,BUGS,IFUS,BIEL,BHWX | Stock Market News & Stocks to Watch from StraightStocks

World Cup Results: Argentina new favourites after big win

Lionel Messi congraulates Gonzalo Higuain after the Real Madrid striker's masterclass toda

Mexico beats France 2-0 in World Cup match - International Football - Yahoo! Sports

Mexico's Cuauhtemoc Blanco, right, celebrates after scoring a penalty goal with fellow team member Giovani Dos Santos, center, and Rafael Marquez, left. (Luca Bruno/AP)

US looks for big win against tiny Slovenia - International Football - Yahoo! Sports

Billy Joel honors Phil Ramone with Hitmaker Award - Yahoo! News

Billy Joel
AP – Musician Billy Joel attends the 2010 Songwriters Hall of Fame awards gala in New York, Thursday, June …

Elton John rocks Israel after other artists cancel - Yahoo! News

Sir Elton John, Bob Birch
AP – British singer and songwriter Sir Elton John, right, and guitar player Bob Birch perform in a concert …

Swift among diverse honorees at Songwriters Hall - Yahoo! News

Leonard Cohen, Judy Collins, k.d. lang
AP – Leonard Cohen is inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame as Judy Collins, left, and k.d. lang, right, …

Lakers edge Celtics in Game 7, win 16th title - Yahoo! News

Kobe Bryant
AP – Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant react as the ball bounces away for the final second of Game 7 of …

Jobless aid, tax bill hits Senate roadblock again - Yahoo! News

Assessing Jobless Claims
Play Video CNBC – Assessing Jobless Claims

Toyota to restart US auto plant, draws UAW ire - Yahoo! News

Haley Barbour, Steve St. Angelo
AP – Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour speaks during the announcement of plans to move forward with operations …

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A winning argument: Banning the vuvuzela at the FIFA World Cup | 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP News

A winning argument: Banning the vuvuzela (Source: Reuters)

Source: ReutersA South Africa supporter blows his vuvuzela

Ancient Egyptian guide to afterlife | WORLD News

Book of the Dead guide to afterlife (Source: Reuters)

Source: Reuters

Papyri from the ancient Egyptian Book of

The robot taking care of the elderly, New Zealand | News Video

The robot taking care of elderly Kiwis (Source: ONE News)

Source: ONE News

Snoop Dogg barred from performing in The Hague | ENTERTAINMENT News

Snoop Dogg not welcome at Hague (Source: BANG Showbiz)

Source: BANG ShowbizSnoop Dogg

Norman scuffle latest in series of China incidents in New Zealand | POLITICS News

Scuffle latest in series of China incidents (Source: NZPA)

Source: NZPARussel Norman and the Tibetan flag

Telecom to refund customers misled by broadband promotion | New Zealand News

Telecom to refund misled customers (Source: Telecom)
Source: TelecomTelecom

Colombia rescuers fight to reach miners after blast kills 18 | WORLD News

Around 70 miners feared dead in Colombia (Source: Reuters)

Source: ReutersRelatives of one of the victims of a coal mine explosion cry at an improvised morgue in Amaga, Antioquia province

Convicted Utah killer set to die by firing squad | WORLD News

Apology to BP's Hayward triggers uproar among US lawmakers | WORLD News

Apology to BP's Hayward triggers uproar (Source: Reuters)

Source: ReutersUS Representative Joe Barton (R-TX) at the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the BP oil spill

A Republican US representative apologised to BP CEO Tony Hayward, saying BP was victim of a White House shakedown by having to set up a $28 billion Gulf oil spill fund, a comment that angered both Democrats and Republicans.

Fatal crash in the outskirts of Hamilton | New Zealand

New Zealand glow worm research worth millions | NATIONAL News

NZ glow worm research worth millions

Two NZ police officers are in South Africa to pick up tips | NATIONAL News

Kiwi cops in South Africa to pick up tips (Source: ONE News)

Source: ONE NewsSouth African police

NZ News | Daily & Breaking New Zealand News from TVNZ

Computerworld, Australia

  • A to Z of programming languages: Objective-C

World Cup 2010 - The West Australian, Jun 18, 2010

Experienced defensive midfielder Vinnie Grella has a knee injury and will miss Australia's crucial World Cup match with Ghana in Rustenburg on Saturday, team officials said on Thursday.