Some of the day's top news items.
"Nigerian Pipeline Explosion Kills at Least 200" - Bloomberg.
"Saddam Hussein to Be Hanged Within 30 Days After Appeal Denied" - Bloomberg.
"Three Groups Prepare for Battle in Somalia" - AP/Guardian.
"Longetivity gene keeps mind sharp" - BBC News.
"Founder of Wikipedia plans search engine to rival Google" - Times Online. Added commentary on this topic from the gang at Slashdot.