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  • The seven top features of the new Apple iOS 4.2 update

    The seven top features of the new Apple iOS 4.2 update

    The new Apple iOS 4.2 update is creating a stir with iPad and iPhone users. Some exciting new features include AirPlay, Find My iPhone, and multitasking for the iPad. But the update promises more than just these features. Here are four more.

  • Stock prices pare losses from steep sell-off

    Stock prices pare losses from steep sell-off

    Stock prices mostly recover from a 149-point decline that traders attributed to an FBI raid on two hedge funds and worries about Ireland's bailout.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 11/22

    Lebanese soldiers take part in a military parade in downtown Beirut to celebrate the 67th anniversary of Lebanon's independence.

  • Royal Wedding Date: Top 4 possible dates

    Royal Wedding Date: Top 4 possible dates

    It's enough to create a royal tizzy. With Prince William and Kate Middleton engaged to be married, they must now settle on a wedding date – while dodging obstacles posed by friends' weddings, a major political referendum, and, of course, Britain's cold and rainy months. Sources are speculating, guessing, estimating, and guesstimating on the possible day. It's of importance to more than royal watchers, friends, and family of William and Kate. Many brides-to-be are concerned that their special day will be overshadowed by what tabloids are calling the biggest wedding of the decade. Here are the four likely wedding dates being bandied about:

  • Meghan McCain on the politics of Thanksgiving dinner

    The Vote Meghan McCain on the politics of Thanksgiving dinner

    'Dirty Sexy Politics' author Meghan McCain says she and her parents won't be discussing 'don't ask, don't tell' when she goes home for Thanksgiving.

  • Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 11/19

    Bulgarian physicians release pigeons with national flags attached to them, during a protest in Sofia. Physicians and medical workers rallied to demand acute reforms and adequate financing of Bulgaria's health-care sector.

  • Thanksgiving side dish: Wild rice and fruit salad

    Stir It Up! Thanksgiving side dish: Wild rice and fruit salad

    A wild rice and fruit salad that is a little bit nutty, just like Thanksgiving.

  • Congress weighs tax cuts for wealthy and unemployment insurance for those in need

    Congress weighs tax cuts for wealthy and unemployment insurance for those in need

    Unemployment insurance that provides jobless benefits to millions is at risk of running out over the holiday season, while tax cuts to those earning over $200,000 may be extended.

  • Europe on alert: fall 2010 terror plots

    Europe on alert: fall 2010 terror plots

    Al Qaeda-linked terror threats in Europe this fall put intelligence and security forces, as well as the public, on edge. Most recently, Germany ramped up its security in anticipation of a possible attack. Below, an overview of those threats and incidents:

  • Vegan stuffing recipe

    Stir It Up! Vegan stuffing recipe

    A vegan stuffing recipe that isn't too dry or too spicy.