BREAKING NEWS: CBO says health care bill costs $829B over decade – AP

Oct 7, 6:04 PM EDT
CBO says health care bill costs $829B over decade
By DAVID ESPO
WASHINGTON (AP) — Health care legislation drafted by a key Senate committee would expand coverage to 94 percent of all eligible Americans at a 10-year cost of $829 billion, congressional budget experts said Wednesday, a preliminary estimate likely to power the [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Blast hits UN office in Pakistan – Aljazeera

No claim of responsibility for the attack was immediately made [AFP]
Blast hits UN office in Pakistan
MONDAY, OCTOBER 05, 2009
11:20 MECCA TIME, 08:20 GMT
No claim of responsibility for the attack was immediately made [AFP]
A blast has taken place inside the UN’s World Food Programme offices in Islamabad, the Pakistani capital, killing at least three people.
One foreigner [...]