While U Slept. The Big 5 Overnight Stories. Monday, Feb. 22, 2010

February 22, 2010

Report: Nato Airstrike Kills 33 Civilians near Kandahar Afghan Cabinet condemns strike of convoy as “unjustifiable.” Comes as US-led surge against Taliban had been gaining momentum. (AP)

Iran Says Building of Two New Uranium Facilities Slated to Begin Head of national nuclear program touts plans to  break ground in coming months on two uranium enrichment facilities, with others to follow. (NYTimes)

US Investigators Say They Know Who Hacked Google Financial Times report says it was a 30-something freelance security consultant wrote the code that found a breach in Internet Explorer web browser to allow access to Google data. Details could help prove Chinese government role in security breach. (FT)

Space Shuttle Endeavour Returns in Rare Nighttime Landing Bittersweet end to final major construction mission of the International Space Station, a two-week, 5.7 million mile trip, as Shuttle program begins phasing out. (AP Video)

US Seals Historic Defeat of Canada in Olympic Hockey Thirty years later: another “Miracle on Ice” for Team USA, which defeats Canadian team for the first time in a half-century. (SI)


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