While U Slept: Big 5 News Breaking Overnight. Tuesday, November 16, 2010

November 16, 2010

PRINCE WILLIAM POPS THE QUESTION Kate Middleton set on path to become future Queen of England with wedding to second in line to the throne of England. Nuptials for longtime couple, both 28, slated for 2011 in London. (BBC)

FED RESERVE BANK DENIES THAT IT WANTS TO DRIVE DOWN DOLLAR Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley denies the dollar’s value was a major consideration when the central bank decided recently to restart its Treasury buying program. (WSJ/CNBC)

UK SET TO COMPENSATE FORMER GITMO DETAINEES Unusual compensation payments planned for former detainees at Guantánamo Bay who have complained that the British intelligence agencies colluded in their torture. (NYT)

MUSLIMS IN GREECE ATTACKED AS THEY TRY TO PRAY Dozens of far-right activists and local residents threw eggs and taunted hundreds of Muslim immigrants as they gathered to pray in a central square for Eid al-Adha. (Reuters)

BONE TO BE TESTED IN ARUBA MISSING GIRL CASE Dutch forensic experts are testing a piece of bone found on the Caribbean island  to see if it comes from missing American teenager Natalee Holloway, who has been missing since 2005. (AP)

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