Top Stories

Police release 180-photo trove from 'Grim Sleeper' suspect [Updated]

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
In a bold effort to determine whether there are additional "Grim Sleeper" victims, the Los Angeles Police Department is releasing photos of scores of women found in the possession of a man charged in 10 South Los Angeles killings.
ABC News - The Associated Press - AtomStack - MyFox Phoenix

House Democrats Vow to Resolve Procedural Impasse, Bring Tax Bill Up for Debate

Fox News - Chad Pergram - ‎8 minutes ago‎
Dec. 15: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is flanked by Rep. Barney Frank, left, and Rep. Patrick Murphy during a news conference on Capitol Hill.
Reuters - CNN International - Bloomberg - The Associated Press

Julian Assange's extradition not yet sought by US

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
The US justice department has still to approach the UK government about extraditing Julian Assange in spite of one of his lawyers claiming last week that an indictment could be imminent, according to British diplomats.
Independent - ABC Online - Sky News - Times of India - Wikipedia: Julian Assange

View as:ListSectionsTwo column News for you

This section will adapt to show news about your interests. Choose how often you like to read news from each section and add topics you follow.
Examples: Astronomy, New England Patriots, White House
How often do you read:NeverSometimesAlways

Report Shows How Pakistan Still Bedevils Obama

New York Times - David E. Sanger - ‎2 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - When the Obama administration began earlier this year to assess its progress in Afghanistan and Pakistan, some officials suggested reversing the usual bureaucratic shorthand and calling it the “PakAf review.

Blake Edwards, 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' director, dead at 88

Washington Post - Adam Bernstein - ‎2 hours ago‎
Blake Edwards, a prolific filmmaker who kept alive the tradition of slapstick comedy in his Pink Panther franchise and nimbly showcased his dramatic range with "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and "Days of Wine and Roses," died Dec.

A week with Google's Chrome OS laptop, Day 3: Living with Flash

BetaNews - Joe Wilcox - ‎2 hours ago‎
I've spent the last six weeks living the serene computing life, like being back on a Maine farm, with dusty roads, upward-reaching pines and Milky Way spanning night skies.

FDA moves to revoke Avastin breast cancer approval

Kansas City Star - Andrew Zajac - ‎15 minutes ago‎
The Food and Drug Administration Thursday took the first step toward revoking approval of the blockbuster cancer drug Avastin for use against breast cancer - an approval initially given under a special accelerated evaluation process ...

Slick sequel 'TRON: Legacy' gets some wires crossed

USA Today - Claudia Puig - ‎32 minutes ago‎
But for those in the audience, it's best to just sit back, drink in its virtual dazzle and not ask questions. The story is beside the point in this sleek-looking reboot.

Fla. Shooting Hero: I Was Just Doing My Job

CBS News - Katie Couric - ‎57 minutes ago‎
(CBS) He says he isn't a hero. But anyone who saw what happened during that terrifying shootout at a school board meeting in Florida would disagree.

FBI Is Said to Arrest Five People as Part of U.S. Insider-Trading Inquiry

Bloomberg - Patricia Hurtado, Bob Van Voris - ‎1 hour ago‎
Dec. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Gary Aguirre, a former enforcement attorney at the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jacob Frenkel, a partner at Shulman Rogers Gandal Prody & Ecker, ...

US: Gbagbo Has 'Finite Amount of Time' to Cede Power

Voice of America - David Gollust - ‎52 minutes ago‎
A senior US official says embattled Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo, who has refused to cede power after an election defeat, has been given a "finite amount of time" to step down or face sanctions.

Oracle Says 2Q Profit Up 28%, Issues Strong 3Q Guidance

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Oracle Corp. (ORCL) on Thursday said its fiscal second-quarter earnings rose a better-than-expected 28% and predicted continued success in the following quarter.

Chinese, Indian leaders call for enhanced friendship

Xinhua - Zhang Xiang - ‎54 minutes ago‎
NEW DELHI, Dec. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here on Thursday called for continuous efforts to enhance the friendly relations between the two countries.

Ainge: Rondo to miss time with ankle injury - ‎2 hours ago‎
By Sports Network Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told a local radio station that All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo will miss "a couple of weeks" due to a sprained ankle.

Yahoo Plans to Shut AltaVista, Other Sites

Wall Street Journal - Amir Efrati - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Yahoo Inc. said it is planning to shut down several "underperforming" and "non-core" Web properties, including the venerable search site AltaVista, as it continues a years-long turnaround effort.

Stadium issue settled, but QB still in question - Bo Mitchell - ‎2 hours ago‎
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Things are coming into focus for the Vikings' Monday night game against the Chicago Bears. * The game will be played at TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota campus.

Police: Missing NJ woman not among 4 beach bodies

The Associated Press - ‎1 hour ago‎
SMITHTOWN, NY (AP) - New York police say a missing New Jersey prostitute was not among the four bodies found over the past week on a beach highway.

Judge Hears Oral Arguments in Health Reform Case

MedPage Today - Emily P. Walker - ‎1 hour ago‎
A federal judge in Pensacola, Fla. heard oral arguments today for one of the major lawsuits against the healthcare reform law -- just three days after a Virginia judge ruled that parts of the ...

Fed Urges Slashing Fees, Debit Card Firms Tumble

ABC News - Dave Clarke, Maria Aspan - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - US banks face deep cuts in the debit card fees they charge retailers under a Federal Reserve proposal that also exposes card networks Visa and MasterCard to more competition.

Knicks may have lost time for last shot

Newsday - Alan Hahn - ‎1 hour ago‎
How close was Wednesday night's 118-116 loss to the Celtics? Amar'e Stoudemire's three-pointer was released two-tenths of a second after the final buzzer sounded.

'What's in Rahm Emanuel's basement?' Five curious questions at Chicago hearing.

Christian Science Monitor - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Chicago Board of Election Commissioners must decide if Rahm Emanuel qualifies as a resident and can run to succeed Mayor Richard M. Daley.

Apple slates Jan. 6 launch for Mac App Store

Computerworld - Gregg Keizer - ‎7 hours ago‎
Computerworld - Apple today announced that it would open its Mac App Store on Jan. 6, 2011, beating its self-imposed deadline by several weeks.


New York Times
 - Jennifer Medina - ‎15 minutes ago‎
USA Today
 - Jeff Martin - ‎11 minutes ago‎
 - Matthew Goldstein, Grant McCool - ‎29 minutes ago‎

Greater Los Angeles » - Edit

Google Fast Flip