Alaska Judge Orders State To Preserve Sarah Palin Emails

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Associated Press – A judge has ordered the state of Alaska to preserve any government-related e-mails that Gov. Sarah Palin sent from private accounts, including her recently-deleted Yahoo email addresses.

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150 Migrants Thrown In Shark-Infested Waters

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Dozens of bodies washed ashore in Yemen on Friday after smugglers threw nearly 150 migrants from Somalia overboard in shark-infested waters, the latest such tragedy in one of the most lawless stretches of ocean in the world.

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Palin Claimed Dinosaurs And People Coexisted

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Soon after Sarah Palin was elected mayor of the foothill town of Wasilla, Alaska, she startled a local music teacher by insisting in casual conversation that men and dinosaurs coexisted on an Earth created 6,000 years ago — about 65 million years after scientists say most dinosaurs became extinct — the teacher said.

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Markets in Europe and Asia Plunge

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lobal stocks plummeted Friday after the rout Thursday on Wall Street, where the Dow Jones industrial average plummeted 7.3 percent, or 678 points, closing below the 9,000-mark for the first time since 2003.

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Market drops 107 points during Bush’s speech on the Economy

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Today, President Bush gave an eight-minute speech on the economy, which was meant to reassure the markets.

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Recession Will be Very Kind to Open Source

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this recession will be great for free and open source because of the shortage of cash. Last recession saw the mainstream legitimisation of open source operating systems (youngsters, take note: there was a time when it wasn’t automatically okay for an IT department to use Linux) because it was clear and away the most cost-effective choice.

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Searching For a Market Bottom? Keep Looking

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For those hoping that the seven-day blowout on Wall Street may have created a market bottom, there are two words to contemplate: Not yet.

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