NBC News articles 2004 january


Alaska struggles with high suicide rateDrunk driving deaths on the riseBush strategy on global warming ineffectiveU.S. mulled seizing oil in 1973, memo saysNation rings in 2004 under heavy securityPakistan's leader seeks to reassure KashmirisSome top Dems get U.S. campaign cashIn 2003, bulls returned to Wall StreetBloom is back for Rose Bowl this yearTwo presumed dead in Dallas plane crashU.S. Army surgical unit saves Iraqi livesDigital warfare system hunts Iraq rebelsTraces of ancient hunters found in SiberiaGoodbye Hiltons, hello Olsen twinsNASA makes progress fixing Spirit roverIsraelis, Palestinians launch polar trekBush urges U.S. to eat beef despite concernsTight security for Rose Parade festivitiesStrong earthquake rocks Mexico CityGerman leader to attend D-Day anniversaryChicago topped nation in homicides in 2003Dean stays in the lead despite commentsQuake shakes Indonesia; 29 people injuredU.S. asks Iran about high-profile aid missionBush appeals to pro-democracy forces in IranU.S. has big plans for embassy in IraqU.S. delegates brief Seoul on north's nukesAir France groundings reportedly a mistakeEconomists see jobless drop in 2004Dollar greets new year down againCitibank, HSBC to issue China credit cardsParmalat investigators advance probeAsians lose appetite for 'variety meats'Israelis withdraw from Palestinian strongholdManufacturing sector expands robustlyDean supporters flock to Iowa finaleService charges irk ReplayTV customersThree Palestinian militants killed by patrolsLieberman rolls out domestic violence planNorway jails leaderof Iraq Islamic groupU.S. music-sales decline seen slowingKerry proposes help for small businessesWoman convicted in dog attack freedLibya seeks reward for allowing inspectionsApple users threaten quality control suitsWal-Mart's music service needs workMad cow probe focuses on tracing herdAutomakers seek growth with new modelsAsians lose appetite for 'variety meats'TV networks stick to basics in 2004Belief in oneself key to keeping resolutionsU.S. cattle prices riseeBay to launch PayPal Europe serviceDell offers consumers zero-percent financingNo rush to vegetarianism in U.S. yetU.S. investigates background of downed planeSurvey names Detroit fattest city in U.S.Top 10 spam topics of the yearCough medicine as a high?FBI turns up heat in CIA leak probeCattlemen positioned to weather stormN. Korea to allow nuclear ‘inspection’—but why?Nation's busiest airport? That depends ...Is holiday shopping really necessary?Search goes on in Egypt plane crashWoman found alive in Iran quake rubbleSenior Colombian rebel leader capturedUtah bill seeks to ban firing squadsNo. 8 Kentucky 61, No. 9 North Carolina 56BCS chief says playoff won't happen next season76ers 83, Spurs 77Rover hits Mars; NASA awaits signalGrueling victory for TitansBlair makes surprise visit to troops in IraqDeal reached on Afghanistan constitutionConvict admits threatening Hillary ClintonDean draws fire in Iowa debateCIA: Voice on tape‘likely’ bin Laden'sBig drop seen in music downloadsLosing it: Dateline ultimate diet challengeAnalysis: Non-combustible Dean foils rivalsNASA rover lands safely on MarsMars photos boost NASA Web trafficToyota Prius named car of the yearFireballs rain down on SpainFed official sees interest rates staying lowPhilippine blast kills 11, wounds dozensGreenspan defends management of bubbleU.S. begins fingerprinting most visitorsU.S. officials step up role in Parmalat probeBCS is only looking out for No. 1Search intensifies for European letter bombersDollar hits fresh lows vs. euroHome Depot eyes U.K.'s KingfisherGM giving away 1,000 carsNew Georgia leader targets ShevardnadzeIBM execs, S. Korea officials face charges3 soldiers discharged for prisoner abuseGlobal chip sales accelerated in NovemberWestern ranchers get new grazing rulesMalaysian state wants to ban mini-skirtsIran could move capital over quake fearsConstruction spending rises to recordBradley endorses Dean for presidentIreland considers warning labels on alcoholToyota, Honda, DaimlerChrysler unveil hybridsFDA under pressure to bolster mad cow bansBush stumps for his education planMany challenges loomfor Bush in election yearWatchdog sues labels over copy-protected CDsStudy links fast food to obese kidsWash. skier found alive after four daysCheney remainsa quiet power brokerNew Jersey to allow stem cell researchOhio schools reopen amid tightened securityEx-HUD chief Martinez begins Senate runClark unveils plan to repeal some tax cutsLondon offices world's most expensiveHog farmer keeps it clean, greenKerry proposes bailout for statesBig Three report weaker sales in 2003Pioneering black actress, singer, dies at 102High-profile GOP challenger for DaschleDean scores with college professorsDeborah Norville seen joining MSNBCDoctors seek ban on soda in schoolDean explains ’91 sale of bank stocksStudy: Paintball injuries on the riseSchool officials concerned about mad cowU.S. sees way to keep sea turtles off hookSuicide and the holidays: Myths and factsGunmen attack U.N. office in AfghanistanKozlowski purchased $5M ring with loanArmy expanding ‘stop loss’ orderTeammates against terror?Americans build mountain of debtAnswer Desk Archive:Answer Desk Archive:American Indian Visionary Award 2004Oldest, most distant galaxy clusters foundU.S. rover wakes up to new day on MarsDNA test no proof of mad cow originFull-bodied models highlight fitness adsU.S. cold streak pushes oil prices higherMystery of bizarre double star unraveled‘DVD Jon’ seals final victoryGermany builds $285,200 frog tunnelNASA rover team living on Martian timeBush spending spree irks conservativesIf we find ET, will we know it?Artifacts drawn from Jamestown wellBush already has raised $120 millionIowa governor won't endorse in caucusesU.S. offers tips on avoiding overtime payKerry finds new political life in IowaGephardt rallies labor supportersMicrosoft puts a little more into MSNBringing order to Net search chaosCrew finds ‘culprit’ in space station leakIntel adds cheaper variety to new mobile lineFox TV chairman Grushow resignsEBay to raise auction listing feesNew murder trial sought for MalvoWoman found guilty of false lottery claimMars rover stands up, ready to rollInnocent plea in street market deathsU.S. forces chase suspected Afghan bombersCoroner adjourns Diana inquestJury selection starts in Stewart trialNYSE eyes Weatherstone as new chairmanSEC sues 3 more ex-Gemstar executivesYahoo to drop Google as search engine‘Reflecting Absence’ to honor Sept. 11 victimsBush seeks legal status for illegal immigrantsDollar slides lower against the euroHalliburton gets nod to deliver Iraq fuelOil prices settle off post-war highsSurvivors recall bid to rescue avalanche victimsCattle prices firm despite mad cow scareStaying motivated to moveHopes raised for new meningitis vaccineFactory orders suffer setback in NovemberVW, grain giant team up for biodieselState-of-art wind farm powers up in CaliforniaServices sector expanded in DecemberAudit: Bishops invoking reformsScientists target ‘Sleepy Hollow’ on MarsChina to inject $45B into 2 state banksShake-up in U.S. flight booking confirmedA breakthrough with minefields aheadPakistan denies scientists sold secrets to LibyaWhat if? Democrats offer Day 1 scenariosNext virtual game center: your TV setSyrian president makes first visit to TurkeyReport: States fail to prevent smokingDean starts testing the tightropeArkansas executes mentally ill manTurning an illusory recovery into a real oneCult leader accused of coercing childrenU.K. restricts embryos in fertility treatmentCampaign 2004: A presidential yearToyota unveils world's first luxury hybridClinton regrets Gandhi jokeRush investigation a witch hunt?Democrats clash over taxes in debateEarthLink slashing another 1,300 jobsEdwards strategy: Remain above the frayRobert McNamara exclusive on HardballPrion diseases mystify doctorsMcDonald's posts data on carbs, fatsSeeking anti-missile tech for commercial planesThe Diving Dollar: Don't Fret -- YetWhy Spammers Laugh at CAN-SPAMDean Starts Testing The TightropeGov. Schwarzenegger: Spending cuts will be painfulNASA's comet probe provides sharper imagesHuge, bright star will have short lifeJapan plans campaign for fusion plantTorn-up galaxy hints at Milky Way's fateSun's twin found in Scorpio's left clawVermeil, Parcells sparked Gibbs' return?Search for missing passenger called routineBorder residents query Bush immigration planBechtel wins $1.8 billion Iraq contractPepsiCo to relaunch cola in IraqMexico resists pressure to buy U.S. beefIntel launches fund for 'digital home'JetBlue adds in-flight entertainmentU.S. mulls state-run oil company for IraqJoy, tears and chaos as U.S. frees prisonersEx-Enron CFO, wife seek plea bargainsU.S. home loan applications drift upwardGlaxo fights $5.2 billion U.S. tax claim101st Airborne soldiers make way back home'Longest' snake doesn't quite measure upGag order imposed in missing student caseCircuit City posts sales slowdownMartha Stewart fans could be foes as jurorsHello? Mr. Vice President?Ailing pope unlikely to maintain rigorous scheduleMars rover’s color postcard reveals a new worldSnow: Economy will help slash deficitWhy you can't make out what the fat lady singsSecret Israel-Libya meetings reportedStudy sees mass extinctions via warmingExecs get access on environmental issuesRewriting the rules on immigrationBush re-election effort raised $131 million in 2003Deborah Norville joins MSNBCBeating back the bearsFriends and sponsorsAbout this tripAbout Great EscapesHow to lie and get away with itTech firms defend moving U.S. jobs overseasBerkshire Hathaway unit accused of fraudPublicity-shy whiz rocks the math worldChina reports second suspected SARS caseNYSE asks state, federal regulators for aidCare for some paella with your pilates?Americans face higher winter heating billsGenetic clock tells plants when to flowerCayman Islands--on the money!Authorities: Scam took IDs of deceasedMinivans earn top safety ratingsPentagon resuming anthrax vaccinationsSuspect in Swedish murder makes surprise confessionU.S. lifts ban limiting WorldCom contractsAccused ad executive steps downClark closes on Dean in national pollBill Maher — still politically incorrectAsian Linux venture to challenge MicrosoftPioneer debuts video turntableU.S. Army soldiers balking  at $10,000 Mideast bonusStudy: HMOs not skimping on costly careTheory links ancient extinction to supernovaReligion and politics mix in 2004 raceUniverse lifeless for up to 2 billion yearsMad cow scare may prompt taste for buffaloU.S. lifts ban limiting WorldCom contractsFlu season hasn’t reached peakAstronomers spot huge galactic structurePhilips unveils first Internet-ready TV setParis-Dakar rally’s new obstacle: terrorismHoneybee's gene map publishedBush on track to rare veto-less termUnderstanding Howard Dean's gaffesDean camp mulls new tax proposalMars orbiter sights past landing sitesBush proposal aimed at Latino voters‘Hiccups’ delay rover’s first trip on Red PlanetGuatemala hunts for highway robbersJailer, burglar in drunken road tripTerror suspects elude Pakistan raidExperts seeking 'dirty bombs' in U.S. citiesReaction to immigration plan mostly cool'Miracle' Iran quake survivor diesOregon still iced over, Washington gets rainJudge approves plea deal for Lea FastowOPEC says it wants lower oil pricesNasdaq lobbying for NYSE listingsU.S. jobless claims rose last weekMad cow spurs interest in food trackingNYSE board to weigh Grasso suitSaudis fire head of charity accused of terror tiesRetailers post strong December salesScott Peterson judge grants change of venueTeacher charged with seducing boy, 11Girls safe after murder, kidnap suspect caughtReturn of silicone implants rejectedEuropean Central Bank is rigid on ratesIsrael ready to take Ethiopia's last JewsGM, Chrysler stay aggressive with incentivesU.S. wholesale inventories riseBush's Republican foes face tough testExplorer drivers can't rent U-Haul trailersUSA Today reporter quits after investigationIn a twist, planet heats up its sunDean in the danger zoneU.S. proposes loosening mining ruleS. Korea accused of failing to stop piracyYouth obesity blamed for rise in disabilityRestrict calories, live longer?Smoking rates to increase more slowly2 killed amid growing protests in HaitiStudy: More pollutants in farmed salmon than wildTale of the tape on Howard DeanPolls: Dean holds onto leads in Iowa, N.H.U.S. health care costs reach $1.6 trillionDrug may boost cardiac arrest survival30-year mortgage rates average 5.87%Promising tech gear at CESHawaiian squid carries a built-in lightCutting debt is this year's top resolutionFeds shelve small business loan programAs job market improves, focus on staffEgyptians take new U.S. security in strideNo proof links Iraq, al-Qaida, Powell saysPakistan's leader seeks to reassure KashmirisActivists cry ‘fowl’ over Key West's move against chickensParmalat investigators probe Deloitte partnersSunday's Meet the Press guest list for Feb. 2Levi Strauss closes last two U.S. plantsCivet cat becomes SARS scapegoatExotic around-the-world jet unveiledWhen the truth hurts, lawyers try to close proceedingsBest earnings season in a decade expectedPoll: Hispanics show more support for BushFamilies grieve for Egyptian crash victimsOusted Alabama justice seeks return to officeCDC: Flu on the decline nationwide10,000 galaxies shine in Hubble mosaicVerizon announces $1 billion wireless upgradeJob growth still modest, forecasters sayMan admits hacking into New York TimesMotorola licenses wireless tracking techBody-part show-and-tell leads to chaosAlcoa swings to $291 million profitNanotech materials may carry health risksXM Radio plans controversial traffic serviceSEC may take action against IBMPrivacy Progress at Homeland SecuritySpace station still losing air pressureLow-tar cigarettes no less hazardousCity dwellers in the ‘market’ for intimacySmart kidnap suspect ruled unfit for trialBush to announce return to the moonHigh court clears N.C. execution methodQureia may pursue single Mideast stateQuietly, jury selection for Blake trial beginsDemo Derby: Gephardt-Dean deadlock in IowaManhunt ends; suspect shoots selfMountain lion didn't have rabiesLibya signs $170 million compensation dealSwiss arrest 8 suspects in Saudi bombingsOil hits fresh post-war highsJury pool asked about Stewart recipesLea Fastow headed for trialJapan prepares first troops for IraqRare Faberge eggs to be auctionedJobless rate slips, payrolls still weakBritons may be sent home from GuantanamoTerror threat level lowered to ‘yellow’Prions: Inside a medical mysteryAs rivals revel, Dean downplays TV tapesWHO: More SARS scares to comeNYMEX futures trading hits record in ’03Dieters drive sales of designer eggsA good night's rest for your weightParmalat Venezuela chief returns to ItalyCougar attack kills manArctic natives have DNA built for warmthCompanies vie for Strong Capital assetsRover snaps color view of its own trailAgain, where are the WMDs?Americans' beef habits hard to changeDollar falls to new record low vs. euroRussia extends lease of space-launch siteSuperfund shortfall delaying clean-upsEPA chief airs views on clean air rulesIBM memo advocates Linux on internal PCsSaddam formally declared an enemy prisoner of warSen. Baucus undergoesemergency brain surgerySupreme Court to decide combatant’s detentionIowa's Sen. Harkin endorses DeanCalif. May Build 'Hydrogen Highway'China plans next space shot in 2005Digital radios to drool overCollective effort helped arrest Georgia suspectU.S. space stocks take offCall your CongressmanStudent charged with supporting terrorismJury awards $20M to smoker's widowFor Tony Blair,a new year delayedNew York's leading ladiesChinese food: The good and the badMSNBC coverage of Iowa Democratic caucusMen join the war on wrinklesAs governor, Dean was paid for speechesPoll: Bush in strong re-election positionJob growth still lacking in recoveryCoffee may lower the risk of diabetesDean blasts Bush on stem-cell researchLofty space vision runs into realitiesOhio woman charged over false lottery claimColumbia commander’s  widow tells a tale of tragedy and strengthBritain's space dreams take huge blowO'Neill says Bush was like ‘blind man’Security fears ground two Chicago flightsMogadishu survivor felled in Black Hawk crashTiVo unveils new products, servicesFCC chief warns on Net phone regulationsMake naked-eye contact with MarsMars rover takes key step toward rovingBush trade plan criticized at Americas summitFrench journalists sentenced in PakistanHard freeze kills 10in Northeast, MidwestBush launches election-year push on tax cutsO’Neill denies spilling secretsReport: New doubts surface in Diana probePlane diverted due to alleged threatSpring Break for grown-upsSharpton campaign spending questionedIowa campaign in the final stretchAnalysis: Dem squabbling helps BushIraqi mortar shells containing chemicals foundMoveon: Cybergeek forum to power playerDean defendsrecord on raceDean acknowledges Clark's momentumHow the Iowa caucuses workIran rejects U.S. overture on fresh talksGephardt's do-or-die Iowa campaignWashington town rallies around beef industryNew suspected SARS case emerges in ChinaPoll: Dean holds edge on Gephardt in IowaTacoma named most stressed-out big cityLargest Iowa newspaper endorses EdwardsShark attack victim competes in surf meetMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaTranscript for Jan. 11thSmaller than a laptop, more powerful than a PDAKaradzic, possibly injured, slips NATO netSmart Watches go for function over formMoon targeted as future launch padMSNBC to air Iowa debate SundaySecret talks in Calif. grocery strike failEarnings may blunt market's rallyTreasury Secretary Snow sees job growthMartha's company struggles as trial loomsParmalat prosecutors to focus on banksLea Fastow pleanegotiations continuingDisney set to close animation studioIraq's oil assets seen less attractiveSyria: No hope for peace with Sharon's IsraelFund fees finance interests of lobbyistsMars rover stands up, ready to rollChore warsFace valueTurkey allows U.S. to use air baseAir travel database plan set to advanceVoters await details on Dean's tax cutDefining moment for McNabbNASA chief talks up space initiativeDean maintains Iowa lead in latest pollMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — Feb. 3 statesMexico's president backs BushDollar climbs from record lows against euroPentagon probes defense firms' hiringAdecco's shares dive on accounting fearsDownbeat jobs report dents stocksStocks move higherStocks end mixed amid profit-takingWall Street holds most of holiday rally gainsFirst full trading week of 2004 seen solidStocks struggle in first session of 2004U.S. space stocks take offGM recalls over 800,000 carsSupreme Court upholds secret detentionsGas prices climb 7 cents in past 3 weeksU.S. Jews back Dems over Bush in pollRetail sales seen up 5 percent in 2004Court hears case over nuclear wasteFAQ: Osama bin LadenChina denies report of new SARS patientWeb gains as source of political news8,890 Chileans seal world record with a kissComputer Associates may face civil actionBefore you Rush to judgmentStudy: Deodorant link to breast cancer?Iowa governor's wife endorses KerryGaining in polls, Clark brushes off criticsMorgan Stanley fined for defaming LVMHPlanned Mexico resorts hit rough watersGunman kills one Israeli, injures twoDemo Derby: It's still Howard Dean by a noseAway on Business: Life is a cabernetCitibank warns of new 'phishing' scamConsumer debt grows at alarming paceTo eat beef or not to eat beefSell yourself for cashSoutheast leads U.S. in wetlands lossesIsrael begins walling off Jerusalem, W. BankU.S. tech firms ink deals with ChinaU.S. sending anti-terror team to W. AfricaU.S. criticized over sex health fund banJury of one's peersJury selection begins in Catholic bishop’s trialConn. governor faces impeachment probeU.S. mad cow case to cut cattle pricesSix NYSE stocks to trade on Nasdaq3 Dems, Bush flunk citizen group's testSEC begins formal probe into FremontCan we afford a mission to mars?Lawmaker shifts strategy on species lawChild pornography skyrockets in UKI love how N.H. makes the polls danceBoeing, Lockheed in an aerospace dogfightPoliticians sink their teeth into your dietPoll shows tepid support for space pushAcademy gives honorary technical OscarsNASA rehearses for Mars rover’s first spinFrance raises fuss over fusionVitamin D may help prevent MS, arthritisA daily walk can stop weight gainTop U.S. military official to visit BeijingAfghanistan claims 100th AmericanMartial arts meets dance in health clubsDieters seek alternatives to ephedraHow Mars Polar Lander helped SpiritKPMG announces leadership changesTSA defends new passenger screening systemFlorio steps down as head of Conde NastWomen smokers may face higher cancer riskPublisher convicted of being agent for IraqChopper pilot recalled as a super-achieverWorld’s biggest dish opens widerReplacement named for next space station crewMicrosoft to extend Windows 98 supportEdwards banking on populist charismaGary Hart still considering Senate raceGOP wants further 'soft money' banU.S.: Foreign fighters remain a threat in IraqMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaDean picks up 2 pointsin Iowa tracking poll'Dr. Death' found hanged in cellOil tops $35; OPEC calls for stabilityAbbott agrees to acquire TheraSenseWal-Mart audit shows labor abusesAccenture reports higher quarterly profitSpace station leak stops, pressure stable-NASAU.S. import prices rise less than expectedIranian leader moves to defuse election crisisHigh court hears disabled rights caseTop Italy court rejects Berlusconi immunity lawJoin our teamBurger King adds steak in low-carb bidNokia doles out advice on diet, mannersDean: 'Going after everybody' in raceFewer firms restated results in 2003U.S. offersconcessions in bidto calm relations with AmericasGreenspan wary of rising protectionismStatement adds twist to Billy the Kid sagaThe right to change your mindWind farms sued to protect birdsEverglades pollution case heads to courtEllison's leadership at Oracle reined inU.S. offers changes in Iraqi election planGephardt rips Dean on foreign policyYoung doctors still working long hoursDean holds 2-1 lead in N.Y. pollD.C. votes in non-binding primaryDetainees said to confirm attack plotThe warming of U.S.-Mexico tiesProbe finds mutual fund abuses at 13 firmsKodak to stop selling traditional camerasCalif. judge ends online Microsoft claimsMetro Group to introduce tracking deviceHead of Microsoft Game Studio resignsLord of the Rings: Return of the domainGM, Duke team up for fuel cell technologyPlan for bloody Columbine anniversary allegedVictoria CorderiSubaru modifies Outback to make a truckDawn FratangeloChris HansenBecause 9/11 did change AmericaNumber of black men in college dwindleSara JamesFox on the offsideHoda KotbJohn LarsonMargaret LarsonSetback in taking wolves off protected listReport: Biotech crops see sharp growthEdie MagnusJosh MankiewiczAttacks help Dean raise more cashKeith MorrisonGood love: What you really needDennis MurphyLisa RudolphMike TaibbiThe Campaign EmbedsLea ThompsonRob StaffordStone PhillipsAlabama town plans memorial to black teensMaria ShriverU.S. bans import of civet catsBasic training changing with experienceKellogg's, General Mills still locked in food fightIslamic leader indicted in ClevelandAfghan pop singer breaks TV tabooCosmic ray observatory planned in UtahRubin warns of a deficit's ripplesKeiko carcass a toxic waste problem?Archive: Images of warU.S. forces accused of razing Iraqi homesBush sets ‘new course’ for moon and beyondNew museum captures blended history of Northern Mexico and Southern TexasBusy hospitals not necessarily betterAntibiotics may prevent stomach cancerChrysler recalls 2.7 million older vehiclesMoon may hold NASA's future with MarsThe cost of humans on the moon, MarsDemo Derby: A four-way tie in Iowa?Muddy Martian mystery intrigues scientistsMuslim Leader Arrested By FBIUSDA killing more Washington state cowsWhy it all begins in Iowa, N.H.Year in space gets spectacular liftoffFormer Enron exec Fastowpleads guilty, agrees to testifyMars rover makes its first movesMuslim charities listed by U.S. TreasuryDean wins non-binding D.C. primaryGephardt hones attacks on DeanThis Fox is aggressive by natureIsraeli troops partly dismantle Jewish outpostU.K. activist dies 9 months after Israeli shootingRace gets even tighter in Iowa, poll showsMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaReport: Bush backs $1.5 billion marriage planDelta Air Lines posts quarterly lossAT&T Wireless, Cingular in merger talksDrunk driver ordered to carry coffin photoStocks slide as investors wait for earningsKB Toys follows FAO into bankruptcyDecember wholesale prices riseClark cuts into Dean's lead in N. HampshireTrade Center memorial gets a landscape liftU.S. trade gap narrows unexpectedlyBush team loses air conditioning battleFirms slash retiree health benefitsWHO returns to China to track SARSSuicide rate among soldiers up in IraqGroup Names 10 'Most Endangered' National ParksStupid warning labelsPassenger detained at London airportFord announces new incentives programRecent flight delays haven't deterred business travelersBush shows change of heart on Iraq bidsWar Emblem falls behind in the mating game'Most endangered' national parks list releasedFormer S. Vietnam premier returns homeBlood banks plead for donations'To the Right, march!'Robot conducts its own researchSEC proposes code for investment firmsSupreme Court hears two pollution casesLion mummy found in Egyptian tombCommittee To Open Impeachment InvestigationEconomic recovery on track, Fed saysPanel calls for universal health insuranceHow fast is your metabolism?Wife of ex-Parmalat CFO reportedly arrestedN.Y. natural gas prices hit record highsInternet ‘geek’ image shatteredPS2 sales down; GameCube surgesClark proposes anti-terror role for NATOSecond phase of Wal-Mart trial beginsKerry rips economy of 'privilege'Gephardt questions Dean's honesty'Apollo' energy plan sees 3.3 million jobsSingapore has highest death penalty rateCold snap spurs small businessesHow Spirit makes great photosJ.P. Morgan to buy Bank OneMcDonald's, Burger King in a low-carb grill-offOhio man executed for fatal 1983 robberyInvestigators struggle to find missing cowsApple posts profit on healthy iPod salesFor Bush-Cheney organization, ’04 ‘campaign is now’Intel reports record fourth-quarter salesYahoo profit jumps on higher revenuesStudy: Cell phones pose no cancer riskPlaying it cool in New York CityNew York City continues to thrive with hotel deals galoreGM plans addition to Hummer lineupBarely half say Bush should be re-electedCancer deaths declining in U.S.Government plans broader drug screeningStudy links Ecstasy with memory lossMountain Lion Blamed For Attacks Tested For RabiesInside the mind of a space tycoonBrazil fines American Airlines pilot for gestureSouth Korea's foreign minister resignsExpanded Halliburton probe soughtOkafor plays game with brawn and brainMoseley Braun ends campaign, endorses DeanIowa will test Dean's baseBush's space vision shrewd, not flashyScientists debate new space blueprintMcNabb, Eagles prefer to look forwardReport: U.S. 'negligence' killed journalistsRover ready to roll onto Martian surfaceS. Korean minister sees February nuclear talksEU seeks trade sanctions against U.S.Poll: 4-way race for Dems in IowaBank of America says quarterly profit risesIBM says fourth-quarter earnings riseGenes may increase risk of SARSStocks surge on good economic newsFleetBoston says profit nearly triplesWachovia's quarterly profit up 23 percentFour new bird flu cases worry officialsIntercept tests show U.S. air vulnerabilityInflation inches up ... so do retail salesSaddam’s face no longer on Iraq's legal tenderJobless claims fall more than expectedRetail sales rise less than expectedCrowds protest Bush visit to MLK tombPlan to peer-review rules draws criticismOptions dwindle for ailing US AirwaysMon Dieu! France finally gets a StarbucksAT&T again seen in takeover talksMcDonald's reports strong Dec. salesFor A King, Celebrate!Expectations, momentum, fatal mistakesAirbus beats Boeing in jet deliveriesLawsuit seeks to block sales of GloFishU.S. ad spending seen rising 7.8 percentA bunless diet revolution? Fat chanceGillette unveils a new slant on shavingMich. man charged with terrorism tiesSurvival guide for the Iowa leadersChild killer denied parole for fifth timeMortgage rates at six-month lowIraqi pilgrims begin hajj, post-SaddamRussia oil tycoon ordered to remain in jailHow humans got the gift of gabStudy: Ebola may come from 'bush meat'MSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaRe: Suicide rate among soldiers in IraqWhat the moon has to offerBeing more frugal with the death penaltyStudy: Vaccine didn't protect against fluOther nations jump on space bandwagonDo Wall St. scandals have political resonance?Dinosaur fossils found in the AmazonCraving brain food, mad cow or noIowa Democrats move toward fateful choiceMedia barred from Stewart jury interviewEating for lifeSharp rivals: Schick vs. GilletteSun Micro reports narrow quarterly lossWHO announces push to eradicate polioJohn Glenn on Bush's space visionFormer top Enron accountant may be nextPrice of doing business in Saddam’s IraqInjuries cost billions every year in U.S.Re: Bush sets ‘new course’ for moon and beyondRe: Tale of the tape on Howard DeanTexas Instruments CEO to step downN. Korea: Delays allow nuclear buildupAIDS vaccine trial flawed, scientists warnSpace station leak caused by crew, experts sayExercising outdoors when the mercury fallsIt doesn’t get any closer than thisCBS: No political ads for Super BowlNASA reorganizes for new missionDean, Kerry fight over Iowa turfVirtual Mars rover becomes online hitWhite House moves to aid manufacturersIndustry hopes soar with space planBucks 86, Nets 83MSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaFour-way Democratic race tightens in IowaGE reports higher fourth-quarter profitAdecco unveils many accounting flawsContinental CEO Bethune to retirePR battle over Israel's controversial wallBusiness inventories riseClark releases five years of financial  recordsIndustrial production edges upU.S., Pakistan discuss ‘porous’ Afghan borderConsumer sentiment highest since 2000Island nation seeks to import residentsAnd now for something completely differentWorldCom plans new job cutsConsumer electronics companies woo womenHome Depot to upgrade stores, open othersSpock joining Kirk in new Priceline adsMan on Mars? Want to bet on it?Scientists weigh in on radioactive wasteU.S., EU remain at odds on air marshalsUnder pressure, Microsoft tweaks WindowsReport: Illegal music downloading climbsBush previews State of the Union in radio talkHarris won’t seek Senate seatForget Botox, how about another beer?High court to hear immigrant detention caseTaking to the road for KucinichEx-banker Quattrone fined, suspendedWhite House opposes U.N. obesity reportSeiyu set to slash workforceReported abuse of prisoners in Baghdad to be investigatedEvidence suggests link between SARS and civetsSell yourself for cashVote for the video you find most compellingSpam plays on many men’s deepest fearLow-carb options cause confusionDeborah NorvilleJustices stay out of Texas redistricting caseDo risks of farmed salmon outweigh benefits?Jerusalem's Old City at risk in earthquakeBush appoints Pickering to appeals courtWhale sonar testing gets court approvalU.S. Army to cut patrols in BaghdadGAO: Net security system still troubledFeds crack Web child porn ringVirus damage estimated at $55 billion in 2003Digital media queues up a rivalryHow well do you know MLK?Northeast businesses buckle up for coldThe madness of crowdsWhite Sands shuttle site due for upgradeIowa’s important ‘undecideds’Mystery at Gusev CraterU.S. won’t appeal Hinckley’s unsupervised visits737 gets new toilets designed to pleaseWorries grow over spread of bird fluNBCNews.com corrections and clarificationsJury awards Carnahan family $4 millionSpirit rover rolls onto Martian surfaceThe pitfalls of plasticU.S. asks justices to review ‘dirty bomb’ caseThe strange tale of two moonsHubble falls victim to changes at NASAInside the Jackson courtroomSARS helped Asia prepare for bird fluMore Washington state cows quarantinedExclusive:Inside the Jackson familyMysterious death of Baltimore prosecutorHow observant are you?Video games for conspiracy freaksU.S.: Microsoft settlement falling shortYour feedback on Bush's space initiativeIt’s the sure-armed QB vs. the dominating ‘D’China confirms two more SARS cases24 killed in car bombing in BaghdadMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaCharleston, S.C., tops best-mannered cities listGlobal protests against French scarf banDemocrats cool harsh rhetoric in IowaWoman gets probation for cancer hoaxDoctor claims he implanted human cloneU.S. to pull troops out of South Korean capitalLosses in Iraq hit hardest at homeLake Erie search called off after air crashCar bomb explodes in central BaghdadIsraeli PM praises ambassador for vandalismNorthwest gave U.S. data on passengersAl-Qaida suspects arrested in Pakistan raidAustralians flock to annual cockroach racesMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaKerry keeps slim lead on decision dayIBM to add 15,000 new employees worldwideTeen held after bomb threat diverts planeTranscript for Jan. 18thDemocrats battle for every last vote in IowaStudy: Mountain lions lurk close to humansArizona prison hostage standoff in 5th dayMan wins lawsuit over cappuccino price hikeMedia baron Black to sell Hollinger stakeEx-Sen. McGovern endorses ClarkLab: Iraq mortar shells had no chemical agentsEarnings will guide Wall Street'Facing' the future of transplantsThe HRT horsesThe Hummer, Jeep rivalry heats upCorporate underlings recount gifts of cash, carsReynolds’ tobacco suit tab $512 millionWhat to watch for in the Iowa caucusesMars rover is landing again — in toy storesWarner Bros. in China theatre deal - reportDefeated Manning won't point fingersNew home test boosts anti-smoking caseU.N. ready to help on Iraq transitionArms issue seen as hurting U.S. credibilityIowa notebook: The final mad dashPhiladelphia story is all about futilityMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — IowaIraq transition may fall to Governing CouncilLegal action looms over use of LinuxSome Iraqis less tolerant of foreign fightersU.S. rejects report of Afghan civilian deathsJAL cancels flights due to engine cracksMelatonin may lower blood pressureTexas cemetery offers green burialsDog walk takes a subterranean turnNational Australia Bank admits big lossesEarthTalk: cancers and species in declinePhysicist rejects claims that he was assaultedHollinger weighs optionsafter Black sells stakeKerry roars back to win Iowa caucusesIBM memos detail overseas jobs savingsEurope grapples with rising anti-SemitismConservative Episcopalianscreate protest ‘network’Atkins dieters advised to cut fat intakeFrance Telecom to cut 14,500 jobs worldwidePraise, protest as U.S. recalls King legacyWild Vet Extreme ChallengeIsraeli warehouse holds ancient historyImport drugs may cost more than genericsIowa caucuses Q&AMusic fans find online jukebox half-emptyWHO confirms fifth bird flu deathOlympic-size antiquitieshaul in AthensFood giants seize on low-carb crazeGuards taken hostage say they're OKAfrican-Americans' savings fall shortWant better posture?European probe sends its first close-up from Martian orbitEveryone wants piece of Bush’s big speechLunar New Year rush under way, despite SARSSpirit camera capturesMartian soil up closeDems pick candidate the hard wayRe: Bush shows change of heart on Iraq bidsBush makes case for second termRe: U.S. offers changes in Iraqi election planEx-Parmalat director is jailedRescuers Save Apopka Woman From SinkholeRe: Report: U.S. 'negligence' killed journalistsDiabetics urged to get tested for leg diseaseSearch called off for 15 men missing off NorwaySpace commission’s chief says we'll get to Mars ‘when it’s time’Stewart jury pool seen diverseDemand outpaces gas productionBush puts finishing touches on State of UnionSunscreens can block vitamin DSpace station’s air pressure judged A-OKBell Labs offers personal tracking optionsRobot geologist works on its first Martian rockWhen it comes to beef, what's 'natural?'Undecideds may hold the keyIsrael attacks guerrilla targets in south LebanonAnother tight race looms in N.H.Sharpton blasts Dean on raceClark in talks with ex-McCain adviserThe covert appointment of Judge PickeringBlast at Algerian refinery kills at least 13The changing shape of spacecraft to comeReport: U.S., Canadian beef not fully safeGephardt quits presidential raceAfter Iowa, a whole new raceDependable Duhonis Duke’s backbonePoll explains strength of Edwards, KerryLieberman buoyed by endorsementClark aiming to pull rank on KerryIowa sends Kerry to the front of the packExpert feels N. Korea can make plutoniumFeast fit for Tito, and Milosevic, in MoscowDelphi posts weaker quarterly earningsCitigroup quarterly profit nearly doublesThe alluring right-hand diamond ringExperts arrive in Libya to dismantle WMDsE-Trade, TD Waterhouse call off talksDemocrats storm into New Hampshire3M says profit rose 13 percent in quarterNew rules coming for beef marketingUnited Tech profits rise 10 percentContinental Air posts quarterly profitSalvation Army receives $1.5 billion bequestCingular offers to buy AT&T WirelessGM's profits were flat in latest quarterJohnson & Johnson profits up 33 percentJapanese army revels in historic Iraq missionOhio suburb misses out on lottery tax windfallNon-surgical skin cancer care better for looksShell to build world's largest solar plantScientists call for ban on 'cowboy cloners'China OKs human trials of SARS vaccineCanada justices weigh in on biotechnology battleVitamins may reduce Alzheimer’s riskBank of Canada cuts interest ratesBank One profits rise 16 percentBank of America denies holding accountNev. man charged in execution-style slayingsParmalat auditor grilled over lost moneyFund fees vital but need review, Lipper saysMost Iranian vice presidents, ministers resignPeterson trial moved to San Mateo CountyA kick in the shins for punditsAudio formats stumble in quest to replace CDsTestimony: Victim of  hit-and-run alive brieflyParents question vaccine wisdomDavos prepares for talks on thin iceEgyptians betting on the new Iraqi currencyWife claims to overthrow Liberian rebel leaderCircuit City to sell credit-card businessTax prep software race heats upCourting South Carolina's black voteSpaced-Out InvadersShiite marchers call for handover of SaddamSupreme Court's dubious send on faxesJerry Nachman dies at age 57Campaigns track voters' personal dataMSNBC’sNachmandies at 57MSNBC Chief Jerry Nachman Dies At 57Russians eager for new space missionsU.S. medical team helps fight bird flu$87.7 million claim filed over Columbia lossDiabetics not meeting health guidelinesJudge Changes Peterson Trial's LocationTeam to study Alaskan ghost village27 die in Algeria refinery explosionHomeland security seen spurring biometricsSeat belts key for every passenger's safetyPlanners weigh space health risksEating for lifeRadiation after surgery improves survivalHerbal remedies, cancer drugs may not mixRecall effort begins for Washington’s mayorPoland's big yearSecurity tightens for president’s speechAMD swings to quarterly profitJackson's nanny speaks out for the first timeShuttle task force raises questionsState of the economyMotorola profit rises on strong demandTying the knot in Sin CityCredit card fraud help policies varyDaschle: Senate will OK spending billGasoline prices hit 4-month highCutting back on smoking not much helpFort N.O.C.'sTrouble in TV LandCommentary: So Where Are The Jobs? Maybe They're Not On The WayRumsfeld orders wider Boeing probeFBI, police arrest dozens of mob suspectsConvicted pedophile priest defrockedNew doubts dog Iran’s nuclear pledge4 lawmakers skip speech for security reasonsGroup files complaint over airline data-sharingFull text of State of the Union speechDemocratic candidates challenge addressDean's N.H. lead shrivels to nothing in new pollState of Union:Democrats’ reactionRussert: Bush sticks to familiar themesFront-runner Kerry focuses fire on RepublicansBush warning draws praise, rebukes across AsiaCell phones top list of hated tech necessitiesNot quite fully on the moneyBush's reactive tone in State of the UnionFormer Green Beret guides GIs in thicket of IraqDean puts a new face on his candidacyAmid bribery allegations, Sharon emphasizes he won't resignIowa boosts Kerry, Edwards' fund-raisingMotorola earnings rise nearly threefoldHealthSouth fraud larger than estimatedJP Morgan posts profit vs. year-ago lossMerrill profit hits record $1.2 billionOPEC says must tackle looming oil surplusDeutsche Bank chief on trial for paymentsHousing starts rose again in DecemberFannie Mae profit more than doubles'Mr. Bill' lends hand to save La. coastlineScience panel warns of biotech risksIraq seen as 'one big weapons dump'Kroc Estate Gives $1.5B To Salvation ArmyIn Iraq, Rumsfeld briefed on insurgency threatTaxpayers foot most obesity health billsAmericans apply for home loans at record paceCosts of transporting crude oil soarBoomers drive demand for colon scansEdwards woos Gephardt backersin South CarolinaKerry, Edwards reap rewards of victoryDrug combination may ease Alzheimer'sBlue chips pull back despite earningsSolid earnings buoy Wall StreetLabor groups re-examine their optionsFoodmakers jump on low-carb bandwagonA tribute to Jerry NachmanJustices side with EPA in clean air battleOutcry in France over proposed school beard banNintendo unveils dual-screen game unitA tribute to Jerry NachmanMSNBC to air Democratic debateWhere to fish for small-cap stocksBush: Politics should notobstruct progressU.S. wants you — not WHO — to fight the fatGlobal thirst for U.S. brands unabatedConsumers deluged as fake e-mails multiplyFrom Hootie to Mars, it's news to DemsRIAA sues 532 alleged music swappersOhio lawmakers pass bill banning gay marriageDoes a good sleep make you smarter?Ice Age mammoth's skull found in gravel pitCan Cingular connect with AT&T Wireless?AT&T Wireless to set up guidelines for biddersIron Yoga: Mind over muscleFor assistants, winning can hurtIntel doubles dividend to 4 cents a shareIranian leader: U.S. not ready for dialogueMad cow investigation expands to OregonNASA details new space goals to staffStarbucks brews up a strong profitBrokerage sued over hedge fund salesEBay's profits surge nearly 40 percentLearning to juggle changes the brainStaying motivated to moveScientists vow to keep Hubble aliveBush deficit plan seen having murky mathEmerging infections, global microbial threatsTrans-Atlantic troublesMinn. man charged with helping al-QaidaMusharraf vows to prosecute nuke scientistsMeeting in Shiite heartland underlines new IraqProsecution removes judge in Peterson caseJanklow gets 100 days for deadly accidentBollywood, Here I Come!Why the Democrats Can't Win On TaxesDatabase-protection bill advances in CongressCompany fined $68,000 for sending spamLinux marks slow progress on desktopsACLU warns of database’s privacy threatHow Spirit keeps Mars within reachEx-Enron accountant surrenders to face chargesAnnan: U.N. team to arrive in Iraq 'in days'MSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — New HampshireThe cost of high-tech insectsOn being back with the NBC familyAnother in long line of classic ACC matchupsAbortion foes target Planned ParenthoodAsia rings in New Year with twin virusesMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — New HampshireKerry gains momentum in latest N.H. pollWhat the candidates need to do in N.H.Kodak to slash up to 15,000 jobsNokia posts strong fourth quarter profitPfizer earnings fall on merger chargesFirst lady eyes greater role in election campaignFord's 4th-quarter loss widensAT&T’s net income, revenues fallNew jobless claims fell last weekExpert: Al-Qaida weakened but still a threatThailand confirms two bird flu casesBank giant takes tough environment standCheney meets pope, rallies U.S. troopsWeak link between antidepressants, suicideMagazine sorry for sending hikers to the edgeIndia, Kashmiri separatist leaders hold talksWhere are the current bargains in golf?With over 200 courses, Phoenix is a golfers paradiseHigh quality golf is booming in Puerto RicoPutt-ering about Palm SpringsBudget golf? Budget Golf!Leading indicators rose 0.2% in DecemberSchwab reports strong 4th-quarter profitBellSouth profits surge in 4th quarterUphill battle to save Mexican sea turtlesAT&T Wireless says it will entertain bidsSouthwest Airlines' profit takes offParmalat probers search S&P officeAfter delay, Senate OKs spending billStudy questions cosmic measurementsWall Street bankers, reelection backersMassive tumor removed from womanDean: Voters willforgive his ‘warts’S.C.'s Sen. Hollings to back KerryPelosi won't back remaining candidatesGood Internet, bad InternetGermany struggles to coordinate security effortsU.S., Saudi Arabia in joint crackdown on terrorist financingClark modifies his stance on abortionDemand for private jets at record levelSmall business groups split on health planBird flu fears spiral in VietnamIdentity theft tops consumer woes ... againAway on Business: Service cuts easing in airline industryHis fantasy: Her with other menMorgan Stanley suspends coverage of LVMHThe Howard Dean re-mixGreen light for new oil drilling in AlaskaMo Rocca on the Democratic candidatesSenate delays meat-origin labelsMortgage rates fall to 6-month lowsMicrosoft revenue surges, but profit fallsPleading 'not guilty' and not really meaning itIt's not over for Howard DeanReport: OxyContin maker made false claimsPainkiller overdoses on the rise, FDA saysChallenging traditional perceptions of ALSIraq heading toward civil war?MarketWatch commentator resigns amid probeDemocrats stress own strengths in polite debate‘Doodle dogs’ are all the rageDissecting Howard Dean's implosionBringing space costs back down to EarthSenator rushes to Hubble's defenseU.S. sees progress, pitfalls in IraqHow candidates scored in debateCapitals trade Jagr to RangersDemo Derby: Kerry keeps the leadSubdued Dean admits his blundersPriest accused of growing marijuanaIndia marriage hall fire claims 45 lives4 killed in military copter crash in Calif.Anomaly disrupts contact with Mars roverWHO: Bird flu didn’t pass between humansCoach, GM retooledPanthers franchisePatriots have built model franchiseMSNBC/Reuters Zogby Poll — New HampshireReport: Final WTC death toll put at 2,749Europe’s orbiter boosts case for Martian waterItaly's Berlusconi returns to public viewHalliburton execs accepted kickbacksStocks struggle to find tractionBlue chips rally on earnings optimismJustice Scalia, Cheney friendship questioned given pending case