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SUPER-BUG OUTBREAK. Lack of New National Institutes of Health Antibiotics.
Drug makers back away from developing new antibiotics, leaving physicians with less treatment and health care options.

AL-QAEDA WANTS TO KILL SEAL. Military Man Who Wrote Bin Laden Book.
Web site posts a photo as well as the name of the commando, who had written under a pseudonym. Terrorists target Navy commando.

SAMSUNG VIOLATED PATENTS. Jury Rules In Favor of Apple.
Damages total $1.05 billion, which is less than half of the $2.5 billion that Apple requested. However, the impact on Samsung’s business practices and those of other electronics manufacturers stands during the appeal process.

JJ: FACTS ABOUT NY SHOOTER. Empire State Building Attack
Jeffrey Johnson lost his job about a year ago and had an ongoing feud with his victim, Steven Ercolino. As a result, two people were killed and nine wounded yesterday when police gunned him down.

GOP TO AKIN. Women’s Issues Are Important.
The real challenge for Republican party leaders is to address the fact that Akin’s statements play into a broader narrative about women.