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NYT Today's Headlines: Job Weakness Starts to Shape Election Tone

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Today's Headlines TOP NEWS Job Weakness Starts to Shape Election Tone By CATHERINE RAMPELL With Friday's report showing the unemployment rate stuck at 8.2 percent, what looked like a blip has become a streak, and the economy is unlikely to pick up much before November. Economix Blog: Who's in Charge of Fixing This? | Another (Seasonally Adjusted) Slowdown Afghan Conflict Losing Air Power as U.S. Pulls Out By C. J. CHIVERS The crucial role played by American warplanes in Afghanistan raises questions about the prospects for the fight against the Taliban in the future. Slide Show : On Board the U.S.S. John C. Stennis | Video  Graphic : A Closer Look at One Carrier's Deployment Syrian's Defection Signals Eroding Support for Assad By NEIL MacFARQUHAR While Brig. Gen. Manaf Tlass drew world attention when he fled on Thursday, President Bashar al-Assad's bigger military challenge is the swelling number of si

NYT Today's HeadlineTOP NEWS Wal-Mart Hushed Up a Vast Mexican Bribery Case

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NYT Today's Headlines | Top News: Islamist Victors in Egypt Seeking Shift by Hamas

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March 24, 2012 Today's Headlines TOP NEWS Islamist Victors in Egypt Seeking Shift by Hamas By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK The Muslim Brotherhood is overhauling its relations with the two main Palestinian factions, Hamas and Fatah, in an effort to put new pressure on Israel for an independent Palestinian state. A Personal Note as Obama Speaks on Death of Boy By JACKIE CALMES and HELENE COOPER Calling the killing of a 17-year-old in Florida "a tragedy," President Obama said, "If I had a son, he'd look like Trayvon." The Lede Blog: Uproar Spreads Online and in the Streets Gay Marriage Effort Attracts a Novel Group of Donors By ADAM NAGOURNEY and BROOKS BARNES A fund-raising network seeking to legalize same-sex marriage from coast to coast includes a different set of contributors from those who have supported other gay-related issues. • NYTimes.com Home Page » QUOTATION OF THE DAY "If I had a son, he'