Top Stories

South Korea Prepares for Live Fire Artillery Exercises Near Border

Voice of America - ‎22 minutes ago‎
South Korean Marines patrol on Yeonpyeong island, South Korea, ahead of expected live-fire artillery exercises, Dec. 20, 2010. The United Nations Security Council's emergency talks on easing Korean tensions have ended without an agreement, ...
Reuters - Xinhua - BBC News - Monsters and

For gay rights, is repeal of 'don't ask' military ban the end or the beginning?

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
In a landmark for gay rights, the Senate on Saturday voted to let gays serve openly in the military, giving President Barack Obama the chance to fulfill a campaign promise and repeal the 17-year policy known as "don't ask, don't tell.
Reuters - NECN - San Francisco Chronicle - Seattle Post Intelligencer - Wikipedia: Don't ask, don't tell

Senate grappling with nuclear deal

USA Today - John Fritze - ‎2 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - The Senate inched closer to a final vote on a nuclear arms reduction treaty with Russia even as the chamber's top Republican announced Sunday he will vote against the measure.
Los Angeles Times - New York Times - Voice of America - AFP

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

Giants' search for answers is futile

ESPN - ‎15 minutes ago‎
By Ohm Youngmisuk Tom Coughlin and Eli Manning discuss the Giants' heartbreaking loss to the Eagles. Tags: new york giants EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ -- Antrel Rolle sat in a near-empty locker room, slouched on his stool and scratching his head.

Entire nation gets a 'ringside seat' to total lunar eclipse

USA Today - Elizabeth Weise - ‎3 hours ago‎
By Morry Gash, AP By Boryana Katsarova/AFP/Getty Images By Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY If you step outside late tonight into early Tuesday morning, you may notice the moon looks like a luminous rotten orange.

Japan Stocks: Canon Electronics, Mitsubishi Tanabe, Toa Oil

BusinessWeek - Akiko Ikeda - ‎11 minutes ago‎
Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Japan's Nikkei 225 Stock Average fell 32.55, or 0.3 percent, to 10271.28 at the midday trading break in Tokyo.

Gbagbo allies "ready to die" in Ivory Coast fight

Reuters - Luc Gnago - ‎1 hour ago‎
A soldier sitting on a truck holds up a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) during a rally by supporters of Ivory Coast's incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo in Yopougon, Abidjan December 18, 2010.

UConn Matches UCLA With 88th Straight Win

New York Times - Jeré Longman - ‎1 hour ago‎
As the clock ticked down, many of the 15232 fans at Madison Square Garden began chanting, “Eighty-eight, eighty-eight,” serenading the Connecticut women into history as well as onto victory.

Belarus president wins landslide election - results

Reuters - ‎16 minutes ago‎
MINSK Dec 20 (Reuters) - Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko won re-election on Sunday with 79.7 percent of the vote, according to official results of an election marred by a police crackdown on opposition protesters.

'Tron Legacy' Blasts to Top Box Office

AceShowbiz - ‎14 minutes ago‎
"Tron Legacy" enters North American Box Office with a blast. It rakes in an estimated $43.6 million on its first weekend and snatches the top spot from "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" which could only secure the champ title ...

Shoppers crowd the malls in Christmas countdown

BusinessWeek - Mae Anderson - ‎2 hours ago‎
Shoppers came out in droves on the last weekend before Christmas, tackling their gift lists and driving traffic up at malls across the country.

Vanessa Hudgens celebrates birthday in Vegas - ‎1 hour ago‎
Vanessa Hudgens blows a kiss as she arrives at the Pure Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas to celebrate her birthday on Dec. 18.

Royals trade Greinke, watch another star leave

USA Today - Doug Tucker - ‎23 minutes ago‎
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Goodbye, Johnny Damon. So long, Carlos Beltran. See ya later, Jermaine Dye. Greinke, the 2009 AL Cy Young Award winner, became the latest in a long line of All-Stars to leave the Kansas City Royals in ...

Tax deduction for mortgage interest could be on the chopping block

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
It's been around since 1913, but its time may be up. Such a change would generate billions of dollars in federal revenues that could be used to cut the deficit while inflicting little pain on most middle-class homeowners.

Eminem And Lil Wayne Rock 'SNL': Fans Hope For Duet LP - Hillary Crosley - ‎10 hours ago‎
Eminem and Lil Wayne gave rap fans exactly what they've wished for the holidays - a collaborative performance to send off 2010.

Denufosol helps cystic fibrosis patients, so does vitamin D

Food Consumer - ‎12 hours ago‎
A new ion channel-regulating drug may help slightly improve lung function in children with cystic fibrosis, a phase III clinical trial reported online in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine suggests.

My Two Cents: Larry Says Goodbye

Wall Street Journal - Jason Gay - ‎2 hours ago‎
Last week, the nonpareil Larry King signed off his CNN interview show after 25 years. In tribute, here is an unworthy homage to Mr.

Blackhawks beat Kings 3-2

Washington Post - ‎40 minutes ago‎
AP CHICAGO -- Jonathan Toews, Duncan Keith and Fernando Pisani scored, rookie Corey Crawford made 26 saves and the disciplined Chicago Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Sunday night.

Las Vegas Showgirl Mysteriously Disappears

People Magazine - Mark Gray - ‎4 hours ago‎
The disappearance of showgirl Debbie Flores-Narvaez has sent shockwaves through the Las Vegas entertainment community and left her family devastated.

Whitehurst makes impression in relief of struggling Hasselbeck

Atlanta Journal Constitution - Jim Moore - ‎31 minutes ago‎
By Special By Jim Moore They were chanting his name after Charlie Whitehurst led the Seahawks on a negligible touchdown drive in the fourth quarter, but it was a meaningful development for the former Chattahoochee High School star.

Scientists Study Woman With No Fears

AOL News - ‎10 hours ago‎
(Dec. 19) -- Is there anything you're not afraid of? Imagine what it must be like to never experience fear of any kind. A woman with a rare genetic disorder, Urbach-Wiethe disease, isn't frightened by anything - haunted houses, spiders, snakes, ...

Saints and Colts Find the Sledding A Little Tougher

New York Times - Judy Battista - ‎1 hour ago‎
Darron Cummings/AP The Colts' Tyjuan Hagler returned an onside kick for a touchdown against the Jaguars. Indianapolis can still win the AFC South.

Flu-Shot Demand Droops; Prices Fall

Wall Street Journal - Timothy W. Martin - ‎2 hours ago‎
Drugstores, supermarkets and some doctors' offices are slashing prices or offering other kinds of deals on flu vaccine this year amid weaker-than-expected demand.


New York Times
 - Greg Bishop - ‎4 minutes ago‎
San Francisco Chronicle
 - Tom Canavan - ‎13 minutes ago‎
New York Times
 - Trip Gabriel - ‎29 minutes ago‎

Greater Los Angeles » - Edit

Google Fast Flip