Wednesday, April 16, 2008

JogBlog 4-16-08

Bush Embraces Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Expresses Deep Shame Over Priests’ Sexual Abuse

Putin Strengthens Grip on Power, Becomes Party Leader

Brigitte Bardot on trial for Muslim slur

Snipes May Do Time for Tax Crime
"D.C. Madam" convicted of all charges
Calamitous quake in California now near certain
Sen. Arlen Specter Has Cancer Again
Teen Beaten With Chair In Videotaped Attack
Dr. Phil Blames Low-Level Staffer for Bailing Teen

Bill Cosby goes hip-hop with upcoming album
Bill Cosby's Rap Album: Fact Or Fiction?

Of Local Interest:
Carter, defying Israel, meets Hamas ex-minister
Minnesota congressman vows to down Delta-Northwest deal
Continental, United could be the next big airline merger
8 percent tuition hike for state universities approved
Cobb teacher charged with sexually assaulting student

Trail Droppings:
McCain proposes suspending US gasoline taxes this summer

Obama Dismisses Elitism Charges as ‘Silly’

Snapshot of War:
60 die as car bombs rip through crowded areas in Iraq

As the World Turns:
Tehran police chief in charge of vice 'caught with 6 nude women'
China asks Dalai Lama to ‘show concrete action’
Firms to cut emissions during Olympic Games
Mugabe rival sets run-off terms
At least 79 killed after plane crashes in eastern Congo

Audacity! Man Steals Flat-Screen TV in Broad Daylight

Polygamy Wives
Women of Polygamist Retreat Speak Out
Stalled train snarls Chicago subway
Report Singles Out 'Easy' Gun Stores As Key to Gun Crimes

In Sport:
Woods has knee surgery, will miss a month
Reports: Memphis' Rose enters NBA draft
Carmelo Anthony Apologizes For D.U.I Arrest To Media
Former owner Schultz to sue in effort to keep Sonics

Health Stuff:
DASH Diet Feeds a Healthier Heart
Alcohol May Raise Breast Cancer Risk

Blockbuster offers $1B for Circuit City
Nokia pushes '4G wireless' plans
Windows XP SP3 now set for April 29 debut
Mac clone maker's site back online, taking orders
Apple, China Mobile Miles Apart on iPhone Revenue Model
Advocacy Groups Urge FCC to Protect Text Messaging Rights
France to crack down on "pro-anorexia" websites
Egypt police seize book published by jailed blogger

The Game:
'Wii Fit' craze set to launch May 19
Mario Kart Wheels Into Action In UK Charts
Programmer pops question on girlfriend's video game
Boom Blox, Steven Spielberg's Shoulder Murder Simulator

The Entertainers:
Rob Lowe
Former nanny of Rob Lowe says the actor sexually abused her

Naomi Campbell's Bloody Mess

Marilyn Monroe Sex Tape Won’t Remain Secret for Long
Pete Wentz: Pregnancy Rumors a 'Witch Hunt'
"Dancing With The Stars" Retires Presley
Dancing's Derek Houghs & Puffs to Hospital