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Other News: Debts Sap Growth; Bankruptcies Surge

The president's speech in Cairo this morning hasn't distracted us completely from looking for the day's other top stories.

They include:

— "Rising Interest On Nations' Debts May Sap World Growth." The New York Times.

— "Bankruptcy Filings Rise To 6,000 A Day As Job Losses Take Toll." USA TODAY.

— "California Budget Committee Targets Governor's Offices For Cuts." Los Angeles Times.

— "Air France Jet Was Flying Too Slowly — Report." Le Monde, via Reuters.

— "House Lifts Lid On Its Expenses." The Wall Street Journal.

— "Gay Groups Grow Impatient With Barack Obama." Politico.