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Representative David Obey of Wisconsin, a very senior member of the House and chairman of the Appropriations Committee, announced that he's retiring. -- The New York Times
The outcome of the UK election is still too close to call. Prime Minister Gordon Brown's ruling Labor Party has a chance of staying in power. -- Reuters
Investigators are saying there may be a link between Times Square suspect Faisal Shahzad and the Pakistan Taliban. -- Fox News
Goodluck Jonathan is sworn in as the President of Nigeria following Umaru Yar'Adua's death. -- BBC
A new Facebook privacy glitch adds to users' concerns. The "security hole" has been repaired, but privacy issues seem to be cropping up all over the place. -- The New York Times