Tuesday, February 17, 2009

East Timor's First Female Dictator Hailed As Step Forward For Women

Amivi Gama's violent rise to power has proved that women are just as capable as men when it comes to brutality and oppression.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

NTSB: Pieces being gathered from NY plane crash

Investigators say they are gathering pieces of the commuter plane that crashed into a home near Buffalo, N.Y., killing all 49 people aboard and one person on the ground. (Feb 14.)

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Boyle's 'Slumdog' gets critics' thumbs up

Dev Patel, Kristin Scott Thomas, Darren Aronofsky and other big names of the movie business hit the red carpet in London for the annual Film Critics Circle Awards.

New Google mobile feature knows where you are

Google Inc. hopes to prove it can track people on the go as effectively as it searches for information on the Internet. It could also raise privacy concerns, but Google is requiring each user to manually turn on the tracking software.

Local Agency Helps Unemployed Find Work

With 600,000 jobs lost last month and the unemployment rate at 7.6%, one local agency says it is not as busy as they could be to help you find a job.

Obama hits the road to promote stimulus

President Barack Obama will visit two cities hit hard by the economic downturn as he promotes his stimulus plan. Obama will visit Elkhart, Ind. and Ft. Myers, Fla.

Obama talks up stimulus in weekly address

With the Senate moving toward a tenuous compromise on the White House's economic stimulus plan, President Barack Obama hammered at the urgent need to pass a bill that will jump-start the struggling economy and put people back to work.

AP Top Stories

Here's the latest news for Saturday, February 7, 2009: Obama pushes for stimulus passage; Senate slated to meet for weekend session; Biden in Germany; Actor James Whitmore dead.