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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  October 31, 2009

UK to shake up banking, 100s of branches for sale 10/31/2009, 3:35 p.m. PDT
(AP) LONDON - The Royal Bank of Scotland, Northern Rock, and Lloyds Banking Group are to sell off as many as 700 branches in the next few years in exchange for the public aid they received during the economic meltdown, a government official told The Associated Press on Saturday.
5 arrests at UK anti-fascist demonstration 10/31/2009, 1:33 p.m. PDT
(AP) LONDON - Rival groups of anti-Islamist and anti-fascist demonstrators have scuffled with police in the Northern England city of Leeds.
Source: 6 Guantanamo detainees resettle in Palau 10/31/2009, 12:59 p.m. PDT
(AP) KOROR, Palau - Six Chinese Muslims who had been detained at Guantanamo Bay arrived Sunday in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau for resettlement, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.
Hope and despair live side by side in Kabul 10/31/2009, 11:29 a.m. PDT
(AP) KABUL - Kabul remains on edge, with suicide bombings shattering any peace and the growing strength of the Taliban-led insurgency on everyone's mind.
Castro: more US visitors mean more Cuban swine flu 10/31/2009, 7:08 a.m. PDT
(AP) HAVANA - Fidel Castro has found something to sneeze at in Washington's decision to ease visits by Cuban-Americans to his island: He says more Americans mean more swine flu.
As US looks for exit in Afghanistan, China digs in 10/31/2009, 6:55 a.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - At a former al-Qaida stronghold southeast of the Afghan capital, a state-owned Chinese company is at work on a $3 billion mine project to tap one of the world's largest unexploited copper reserves, a potential financial boon for an impoverished country mired in war.
Afghan official: 8 linked to UN attack arrested 10/31/2009, 6:08 a.m. PDT
(AP) KABUL - Authorities have arrested eight people, including one in Saudi Arabia, in connection with this week's deadly attack on a guest house used by United Nations employees, the Afghan intelligence chief said Saturday. He said those arrested claimed the assailants came from Pakistan's Swat Valley.
Merkel to push for climate pact in US Congress 10/31/2009, 5:25 a.m. PDT
(AP) BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will urge the U.S. Congress to support an international pact to combat climate change in her address to the House and Senate next week.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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