News Links 5-8-12

POLITICS  
Presidential candidates’ budgets don’t add up
This US Presidential election could have far-reaching consequences
American Kidnapped in Pakistan, Pleads With Obama to Save His Life
Santorum endorses Romney candidacy
The Bush Family: An American Tragedy

 
BUSINESS
Underwhelming burger sales at McDonald’s and Wendy’s, beer at Coors
Aviva boss pushed into resigning
Yahoo chief breaks company rules by sitting on two other boards

 
HUMAN INTEREST  ‎ ‎‎‎
Christians ‘Most Persecuted’ Religious Group in the World
Jo Ann Bain, Adrienne Bain found dead; 2 sisters still missing

 
LAW  
Billy Graham backs NC anti-gay marriage amendment
Rupert Murdoch Still under Fire over Phone-Hacking Scandal
Andy Coulson wins right to appeal in legal costs fight with Rupert Murdoch‎‎

 
MEDICINE
New Study Predicts That US Obesity Rate Will Rise to 42% by 2030
Mothers cling to chubby ideal for toddlers: study
Study Links Late Depression, Risk of Dementia

 
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Earthlike planets unlikely in systems with hot Jupiters
Scientists do MRI scans on dogs, asking: What are they thinking?

 
ENTERTAINMENT & ARTS  
Justin Bieber Graduates From High School
John Travolta Sued by Masseur for Sexual Abuse 

 
SPORTS  
Manny Pacquiao a Better Fighter After Abandoning Nightclubs for Bible, Trainer Says
Tim Tebow, Peyton Manning, John Elway Compete Creatively for Charity
Wigan Seals Premier League Survival, Blackburn Relegated
Heat’s Task in Game 5: Shut Down ‘Melo‎‎‎
Conference Semifinals: Rangers vs Capitals

 
REAL ESTATE‎ ‎
Report: Forced-Place Insurance Pushing Homeowners Into Foreclosure

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