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Associated Press

Posted on February 25, 2013 at 10:32 AM

Planning for 02/25/2013:

HIGHLIGHTS IN THIS ADVISORY:

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OSCAR ACTION - After-party action at the Oscars, plus the highlights of the night's awards. See Entertainment.

PRESIDENTIAL STYLE - Psy performs 'Gangnam Style' at the inauguration of South Korea's first female president. See International.

CARDINAL QUITS - In another blow to the Catholic church, the UK's leading cardinal decides not to attend the papal conclave amid misconduct allegations. See International.

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NATIONAL

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OBAMA MEETS GOVERNORS - Looming budget cuts are expected to dominate as President Obama addresses the National Governors' Association.

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OBAMA TO GOVS: I'M LOOKING FOR GOOD PARTNERS

'DEEPWATER HORIZON' CIVIL CASE OPENS - Civil trial begins over deadly explosion on BP-operated oil platform.

UNCLE SAM MIGHT WANT WOMEN, TOO - With the ban on women in combat lifted, there's a new debate: Should women be required to register for the draft? AVAILABLE NOW.

MEDITERRANEAN DIET STUDY - The biggest study of its type shows a Mediterranean-style diet can cut the risk of strokes and heart disease.

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REGIONAL

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NY, 'CANNIBAL COP' CASE OPENS - Opening statements in case against NYPD officer accused of a kidnap conspiracy.

NY, CLEAVER ATTACK - Firefighters step in to stop a frightening cleaver attack in New York's Chinatown.

CO, SNOWSTORM HITS COLORADO - Heavy snow hit Colorado on Sunday, with further falls expected today. AVAILABLE NOW. Note: Updates expected.

KS, WINTER WEATHER - Heavy snowfalls cause disruption in Kansas.

NY, MARTHA STEWART STORE BATTLE - Macy's and J.C. Penney square off in court over the right to sell Martha Stewart merchandise.

CA, DEVIL'S SLIDE TUNNELS - Two new tunnels are undergoing final tests before diverting motorists away from a cliff-hanging roadway known as Devil's Slide.

NY, DOWNTOWN SUFFERS AFTER SANDY - Local business owners say the plight of lower Manhattan in the wake of Superstorm Sandy has been largely ignored.

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INTERNATIONAL

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KERRY MEETS HAGUE - New Secretary of State John Kerry holds joint news conference with UK Foreign Secretary William Hague.

VATICAN ACCEPTS TOP UK CARDINAL'S RESIGNATION - The UK's top Catholic is resigning and skipping the papal conclave amid misconduct allegations. AVAILABLE NOW.

VATICAN MEMORABILIA - Papal souvenirs are big business as tourists arrive to witness the Pope's retirement. AVAILABLE NOW.

PSY PERFORMS 'GAGNAM STYLE' AT INAUGURATION - Psy performs at the inauguration of South Korea's first female president. AVAILABLE NOW.

POLLS OPEN FOR SECOND DAY IN ITALIAN ELECTION - Second day of voting in Italy's general election is underway. AVAILABLE NOW.

GERARD DEPARDIEU ARRIVES IN CHECHNYA AS RUSSIAN CITIZEN - French actor takes up residence after receiving Russian passport. AVAILABLE NOW.

CAR INTO POOL - A teenager who lost control of his car has ended up in a Sydney swimming pool. AVAILABLE NOW.

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ENTERTAINMENT

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ACADEMY AWARDS - AP Video-US has comprehensive coverage from the Oscars. Please note AMPAS restrictions apply to award show coverage.

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CLOONEY, KIDMAN, HATHAWAY ON RED CARPET

DIRECTOR ANG LEE REACTS TO OSCAR WIN

AFFLECK AND ADELE AT GOVERNOR'S BALL

AFFLECT, LAWRENCE AND HATHAWAY ON WINNING OSCAR

OSCAR WINS FOR ANG LEE, JENNIFER LAWRENCE

ANG LEE WINS BEST DIRECTOR

JENNIFER LAWRENCE AND MORE HIT OSCAR RED CARPET

HALLE BERRY, BRYAN CRANSTON AT VANITY FAIR PARTY - Stars turn out for the post-Oscars Vanity Fair party. AVAILABLE NOW.

NICKI MINAJ AT ELTON JOHN'S OSCAR AIDS FUNDRAISER - Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus and the Kardashians attend Academy Awards party. AVAILABLE NOW.

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LIFE/HEALTH/TECHNOLOGY (AP VIDEO-US INCLUDES AP LIFESTYLE, HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY STORIES)

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UK X-RAY EYE CARE - New x-ray treatment to help prevent failing eyesight. Note: EMBARGOED until 1900 EST.

CHINA PETS - Pampered pooches and abandoned dogs - the two sides of China's pet industry.

MEXICO COSMETIC SURGERY - Increasing numbers of Mexicans are going under the knife in pursuit of beauty.

AUSTRALIA ELECTRIC VIOLIN - Rock out to classical music with an electric violin.

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