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Youth Radio — Youth Media International: Downtown Oakland Before and After Mehserle Sentence (Photos)

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Nick Bellizzi and Denise Tejada Scenes from downtown streets moments before and after former BART transit cop Johannes Mehserle was sentenced. Youth Radio/Youth Media International (YMI) is youth-driven converged media production company that delivers the best youth news, culture and […]

Speaker Pelosi running for House minority leader

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi ended speculation that she may quietly step aside after her Democrats lost midterm elections, announcing on Friday she will run for minority leader in the new Republican-led chamber next year. Read the full story from Reuters

Adam Green: 100,000 sign petition for Olbermann

As Danny Shea, Sam Stein, and others are well documenting, Keith Olbermann’s suspension is getting a ton of attention. The Progressive Change Campaign Committee is organizing the public to do something about it. In just a few hours, 50,000, 75,000, 100,000, 150,000 MSNBC viewers signed our petition saying: “Keith Olbermann made your network a success. […]

2010 Elections: 11 Undecided Races

WASHINGTON — Here are the congressional and gubernatorial races that remain uncalled after Tuesday’s election: ___ Senate Alaska – Write-in ballots accounted for 41 percent of the votes counted so far, with Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski the most prominent of some 160 registered write-in candidates. Republican Joe Miller trailed with 34.3 percent of the vote. […]

Obama heads to Asia, hopes to deliver on jobs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama launched a 10-day trip to Asia Friday aimed at boosting exports and creating U.S. jobs, three days after voters punished his Democrats for stubbornly high unemployment. Read the full story from Reuters

Sunday talk show tip sheet

This Sunday’s television talk features Republicans touting their wins from Tuesday’s midterm elections. Read the full story from Politico