Tuesday, December 26, 2006

News items

Some of the day's top news items.

"Nigerian Pipeline Explosion Kills at Least 200" - Bloomberg.

"Saddam Hussein to Be Hanged Within 30 Days After Appeal Denied" - Bloomberg.

"Three Groups Prepare for Battle in Somalia" - AP/Guardian.

"Longetivity gene keeps mind sharp" - BBC News.

"Founder of Wikipedia plans search engine to rival Google" - Times Online. Added commentary on this topic from the gang at Slashdot.