Web Images Maps News Shopping Gmail more
Sign in 

Search and browse 4,500 news sources updated continuously.
News archive search  |  Advanced news search  |  Blog search  
>Top Stories 

News Alerts News Alerts

Text Version

Standard Version

Image Version

RSS | Atom
About Feeds

Mobile News

 Top Stories        

Washington Post
Third Obama cabinet nominee withdraws name
Reuters - 48 minutes ago
By Jeremy Pelofsky and Ross Colvin WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Judd Gregg withdrew his nomination as Commerce secretary on Thursday in an embarrassing setback to President Barack Obama's efforts to bridge party differences in his fight ...
Gregg withdraws as commerce secretary nominee The Associated Press
Gregg drops out of consideration for Cabinet Kansas City Star
Los Angeles Times - Financial Times - Washington Post - New York Times
all 2,170 news articles »

Voice of America
Dead rodents, excrement in peanut butter plant lead to recall
CNN - 45 minutes ago
(CNN) -- The Texas Department of State Health Services on Thursday ordered the recall of all products ever shipped from the Peanut Corporation of America's plant in Plainview, Texas, after discovering dead rodents, rodent excrement and bird feathers in ...
Texas recalls all items from plant over salmonella The Associated Press
US Lawmakers Hear from Salmonella Victims, Peanut Plant Managers Voice of America
AsiaOne - Yakima Herald-Republic - Wall Street Journal Blogs - NBC Bay Area
all 1,085 news articles »

BBC News
From kids to Obama, nation marks Lincoln's 200th
The Associated Press - 1 hour ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Folksy, melancholy Abraham Lincoln would have been dumbfounded by the fuss over his birthday Thursday. Bells tolled, wreaths were laid, speeches intoned and banjos picked to mark the 200th anniversary of Lincoln's birth in a ...
Abraham, Barack and me. Los Angeles Times
HispanicBusiness.com - Washington Post - Voice of America - U.S. News & World Report
all 3,027 news articles »
In The News
 Judd Gregg
 Square Enix
 Sirius XM
 Brett Favre
 American Idol
 Guus Hiddink
 Prince Harry
 Nick Xenophon
 Gatorade Duel
 Sir James Crosby
google news commentComments by People in the News New!
 World  » edit   

USA Today
Setback for Netanyahu: Probes may bar Lieberman from getting ...
Ha'aretz - 2 hours ago
By Uri Blau and Lily Galili It may not be possible to appoint Yisrael Beiteinu chairman Avigdor Lieberman as finance minister - a possibility that had been discussed during the coalition talks of the past two days - because the Tax Authority, ...
Final results confirm Kadima's lead in Israeli parliamentary election People's Daily Online
Jerusalem Post - Christian Science Monitor - CNN International - Inter Press Service
all 7,122 news articles »

India welcomes Mumbai admission
BBC News - 9 hours ago
India has described the admission by Pakistan that last year's Mumbai terror attacks were partly planned on its soil as a "positive development".
Pakistan must allay India fears: US intel chief AFP
Daily Times - Reuters - Gant Daily - ABC Online
all 1,808 news articles »

Hamas Says Long-Term Gaza Truce Agreed Upon
Voice of America - 54 minutes ago
By VOA News The Palestinian militant group Hamas says a long-term truce with Israel on the Gaza Strip will be announced in the next few days.
Hamas: Gaza truce agreement near CNN
Fatah, Hamas meet in Cairo to prepare for unity dialogue Xinhua
Jerusalem Post - Reuters - BBC News - People's Daily Online
all 3,597 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 U.S.  » edit   

ABC News
Will the stimulus actually stimulate? Some analysts say no
Kansas City Star - 52 minutes ago
By KEVIN G. HALL The compromise economic stimulus plan agreed to by negotiators from the House of Representatives and the Senate is short on incentives to get consumers spending again and long on social goals that won't stimulate economic activity, ...
Billions in tax cuts for families and businesses The Associated Press
US economic stimulus to boost renewable energy Reuters
Detroit Free Press - Richmond Times Dispatch - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com - Forbes
all 1,678 news articles »

The Swamp - Tribune's Washington Bureau
CEO Contradicts Obama on Rehiring Employees
ABC News - 1 hour ago
BY KAREN TRAVERS AND JAKE TAPPER At a Caterpillar Inc. plant in Peoria, Ill., today, President Obama said that his proposed economic stimulus would allow the company's CEO to rehire recently laid-off employees.
Recession comes late but hits hard in Peoria CNN
Obama returns home for final stimulus plan push CNN International
The Associated Press - Chicago Sun-Times - Peoria Journal Star - Voice of America
all 855 news articles »

Voice of America
Blair: Global economic fallout is nation's major threat
CNN - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The nation's new chief intelligence officer delivered the annual threat assessment to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, but his first topic was the economy.
Intelligence director: Worldwide economic crisis top US security ... Kansas City Star
US Intelligence Chief Calls Economic Crisis a Security Threat Voice of America
The Associated Press - BBC News - eTaiwan News - Reuters
all 381 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 Business  » edit   

Automaker offering buyouts to employees, cutting executive pay
MarketWatch - 33 minutes ago
By John Letzing, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Toyota Motor Corp. said late Thursday it will reduce production at its North American manufacturing plants in an effort to grapple with what the Japanese automaker termed "the worst automotive ...
Toyota to cut hours and offer buyouts to US workers Reuters
Toyota makes deeper production cuts Bizjournals.com
Bloomberg - Detroit Free Press - Chicago Tribune - CNNMoney.com
all 52 news articles »  TM

Google to Shut Down Radio Business, Cut up to 40 Jobs
Bloomberg - 3 hours ago
By Brian Womack Feb. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Google Inc., owner of the world’s most popular search engine, announced plans to shut its three- year-old radio-advertising business and cut as many as 40 jobs, saying the investment didn’t provide enough of a ...
Google scraps radio advertising business MarketWatch
Google Ends Its Project For Selling Radio Ads New York Times
Forbes - The Associated Press - Orange County Business Journal - Washington Post
all 224 news articles »  GOOG - LON:TLR

NPD: January video game sales jump 13 percent
The Associated Press - 1 hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Japan's Nintendo Co. drove the US video game market in January, with industry sales of gaming systems, software and accessories growing 13 percent to $1.33 billion.
Video Game Sales Off To Better-Than-Expected Start In 2009 CNNMoney.com
Year-over-year PS3 sales drop bad news for Sony Ars Technica
Gamasutra - IGN - San Francisco Chronicle - Video Business (subscription)
all 69 news articles »  OTC:NTDOY
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 Sci/Tech  » edit   

Times Online
Scientists create genetic blueprint of Neanderthal
USA Today - 1 hour ago
File photo, AP By Dan Vergano, USA TODAY An international team Thursday said it has completed a draft of the genome (or genetic blueprint) of Neanderthals, which shows that our extinct cousins made "very little, if any" contribution to human genes.
Neanderthal Genome "First Draft" Unveiled National Geographic
What Makes Us Human? Completed Neanderthal Genome Holds Clues Wired News
The Associated Press - BBC News - Kansas City Star - Independent
all 215 news articles »

Times Online
Crash of US, Russian satellites a threat in space
The Associated Press - 3 hours ago
MOSCOW (AP) - US and Russian officials traded shots Thursday over who was to blame for a huge satellite collision this week that spewed speeding clouds of debris into space, threatening other unmanned spacecraft in nearby orbits.
Space traffic congestion needs money and technology Reuters
NetworkWorld.com - China Daily - Foreign Policy - Christian Science Monitor
all 2,082 news articles »

Seattle Post Intelligencer
Fossils reveal truth about Darwin's theory
MSNBC - 3 hours ago
By Robin Lloyd With the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin this week, people around the world are celebrating his role as the father of evolutionary theory.
Darwin on a Godless Creation: "It's like confessing to a murder" Scientific American
The Saginaw News - MLive.com - Monthly Review - FOXNews - News 10 Now
all 956 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 Entertainment  » edit   

Chris Brown seeking crisis expert?
Entertainment Weekly - 1 hour ago
Multiple sources have confirmed to EW that representatives of Chris Brown are on the lookout for a crisis-management expert to help the pop star rehabilitate his image in light of his Feb. 8 arrest on felony battery charges.
Why Are Some People Blaming Rihanna For Alleged Altercation With ... MTV.com
Chris Brown, Rihanna in running for Image Awards The Associated Press
New York Daily News - Los Angeles Times - BallerStatus.com - ABC News
all 5,719 news articles »

Sydney Morning Herald
Joaquin Phoenix and late night: What's old is new again
Entertainment Weekly - 52 minutes ago
If you saw Joaquin Phoenix's hijinks on last night's Late Show With David Letterman and worried that the ''retired'' actor and aspiring rapper is losing his grip, take heart: People were wondering the same thing nine years and two Oscar nominations ago ...
Review: 'Two Lovers' Los Angeles Times
Director: I Feel I Ruined Joaquin Phoenix ABC News
USA Today - New York Daily News - FOXNews - People Magazine
all 831 news articles »

Boston Globe
Review: 'The International'
Los Angeles Times - 1 hour ago
Be careful what you bank on. This movie doesn't always pay a return on expectations. Still, it has style. By KENNETH TURAN, Film Critic "The International," short for the fictional International Bank of Business and Credit, may be the first movie named ...
'The International' banks on style, Clive Owen's star power USA Today
'The International' is a bank thriller - but bankrupt of thrills New York Daily News
Houston Chronicle - Chicago Tribune - TIME - Entertainment Weekly
all 393 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 Sports  » edit   

Washington Post
Selig says Alex Rodriguez 'shamed the game'
The Associated Press - 33 minutes ago
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Unable to punish Alex Rodriguez for flunking a drug test that was supposed to be anonymous, Bud Selig could only chastise him.
Selig addresses A-Rod, PEDs MLB.com
Selig responds to Rodriguez steroids admission Sports Network
ESPN - Los Angeles Times - New York Times - FOXSports.com
all 6,715 news articles »

The Associated Press
Daytona 500 is race of dreams
FOXSports.com - 1 hour ago
by Jeff Owens, NASCAR Scene, Special to FOXSports.com The Daytona 500 is a race about hope and optimism, two themes that you hear often from the 50 or so drivers and teams who descend on Daytona International Speedway each year to begin a new season.
10 to watch: Daytona SportingNews.com
Daytona Duel: Mayfield, Allmendinger press conference Motorsport.com
Sports Network - The Associated Press - ESPN - Nascar
all 392 news articles »

Times Online
Sheriff chasing Phelps also chasing fool's gold
International Herald Tribune - 58 minutes ago
AP All the real criminals in Richland County must be doubled over with laughter at reports that a sheriff in South Carolina is trying to build a case against Olympian Michael Phelps.
Lawyers: Is sheriff too aggressive in Phelps case? The Associated Press
Lawyer criticizes sheriff in pot case United Press International
Washington Post - WIS - ABC News - TPMCafé
all 866 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 Health  » edit   

Court Says Vaccine Not the Cause of Autism
U.S. News & World Report - 4 hours ago
By Amanda Gardner THURSDAY, Feb. 12 (HealthDay News) -- There's no scientific evidence that childhood vaccines such as the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine caused autism in children of parents seeking compensation from a federal fund, a US court ruled ...
US vaccine court denies family's autism case Reuters
New York Times - CNN - The Associated Press - Chicago Tribune
all 1,047 news articles »

Curing the Cold? Doctors Say They're Getting Closer
ABC News - 2 hours ago
By NED POTTER That may, at last, be changing. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin, the University of Maryland and the Craig Venter Institute have decoded the genetic material of all the known versions of the cold virus, known as rhinoviruses.
Common Cold DNA Deciphered, Congestion Continues FOXNews
Finding Family Tree of Common Cold Virus DNA May Lead to Cure Bloomberg
U.S. News & World Report - Reuters - The Associated Press - Chicago Tribune
all 147 news articles »

San Jose's VMC emergency room reopens after chemical exposure scare
San Jose Mercury News - 2 hours ago
By Lisa Fernandez The scene at Valley Medical Center in San Jose, where the emergency room was apparently evacuated after a young patient was brought there following a chemical exposure incident earlier in the day.
SJ hospital scare linked to sewer gas San Francisco Chronicle
No Test: Haz Mat Shuts Down SJ ER MSNBC
KCBS - 1590 KLIV Silicon Valley News - SFist - CBS 5
all 42 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

 More Top Stories edit   

Canada Geese Fingered In Flight 1549 Crash
CBS News - 1 hour ago
Canada geese (Branta Canadensis) were responsible for the bird strike that knocked out both engines of US Airways Flight 1549 last month.
Canada geese brought Flight 1549 down, NTSB says CNN
NTSB: Birds in ditched jet's engines were geese The Associated Press
Bloomberg - eTaiwan News - Aviation International News - NY1
all 205 news articles »

CBS News
Dad Of Missing Child Says He, Girlfriend Passed Polygraph
MSNBC - 3 hours ago
By Josh Poltilove, Ray Reyes The father of a missing 5-year-old Putnam County girl said he and his 17-year-old girlfriend have passed polygraph tests, according to CNN.
Florida Sheriff: Girlfriend of Missing 5-Year-Old's Father Took ... FOXNews
CNN - The Associated Press - ABC News - First Coast News
all 942 news articles »

Seattle Times
Obama Picks Seattle's Top Cop for Drug Czar
FOXNews - 4 hours ago
Seattle Police Chief Gil Kerlikowske will oversee a department of more than 100 full-time employees if confirmed by the Senate. Seattle Police Chief Gil Kerlikowske will become President Obama's drug czar, FOX News has learned.
Source: Seattle police chief to be new drug czar USA Today
Official: Obama to name Seattle chief drug czar The Associated Press
Washington Post - CBS News - Seattle Post Intelligencer - Seattle Times
all 243 news articles »
Show more stories
Show fewer stories

International versions of Google News available in:
Argentina - Australia - België - Belgique - Botswana - Brasil - Canada English - Canada Français - Chile - Colombia - Cuba - Česká republika - Deutschland - España - Estados Unidos - Ethiopia - France - Ghana - India - Ireland - Italia - Kenya - Magyarország - México - Malaysia - Namibia - Nederland - New Zealand - Nigeria - Norge - Österreich - Pakistan - Perú - Philippines - Polska - Portugal - Schweiz - Singapore - South Africa - Suisse - Sverige - Tanzania - Türkiye - Uganda - U.K. - U.S. - Venezuela - Zimbabwe - 中国版 (China) - 香港版 (Hong Kong) - 日本 (Japan) - 한국 (Korea) - 台灣版 (Taiwan) - ישראל (Israel) - Ελλάδα (Greece) - العالم العربي (Arabic) - Россия (Russia) - हिन्दी (India) - தமிழ்(India) - മലയാളം (India) - తెలుగు (India)

The selection and placement of stories on this page were determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to Google News.


©2008 Google - About Google News - Blog - Help Center - Help for Publishers - Terms of Use - Google Home