NBC News articles 2004 october


U.S. fingerprinting of visitors expandedQuestion of the Day: Who won debate?House ethics committee criticizes DeLayAll systems go for prize-winning space launchAT&T cuts Internet phone service pricesEBay expands PayPal Buyer ProtectionScientists wrap up Genesis salvageConfidential child records were onlineA governor terminated by styleWhen it comes to debates, image mattersBush, Kerry clash over history, alliesPresidential debateBigfoot stalkers on forked pathBush, Kerry stretched truth at timesKerry, a clear winnerBattle lines on foreign policy clearly drawnBomb in Lebanon wounds ex-Cabinet ministerHound shoots veteran hunterShiites riot in Pakistani city after mosque attackMerck’s Vioxx woes weigh on Wall StreetPeterson defense pressures lead detectiveNorthwest Airlines' CEO moves to UnitedHealthPurported al-Qaida tape calls for attacksChina pledges to move steadily on forexPeopleSoft ousts CEO amid takeover battleIBM to expand 11 data centers worldwideNigerian leader won’t tolerate threatsUS Airways, union reach tentative dealScientists protest bill to protect ancient skeletonEPA watchdog critical of anti-smog effortsFrance to vote on Turkey’s EU membershipThe soft drink explosion among kidsU.S. offers Internet downloads of $50 billConsumer sentiment weakens in SeptemberConstruction spending hits all-time highGentlemen, start your fuel cellsDay 1: From PR to public safetyManufacturing activity rose in Sept.Bush, Kerry shift themes to economyEx-Boeing official sentenced for conspiracyDay 2: Public gets behind the wheelDay 3: From fairgrounds to battlegroundU.S. debate highlights Russian censorshipDay 4: Will California lead the way?Speed up bird flu vaccine, WHO expert urgesCuba barely blinks at presidential debateA home for Spot when you dieSecond sniper case thrown outWhen real estate deals go bad'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Sept. 30GM's sales surged over 20 percent in September'Hardball for Chris Matthews' for Sept. 30'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Sept. 30Stocks would cheer a Bush win, analysts sayBody of Lori Hacking found in Utah landfill'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Sept. 30U.S. cybersecurity chiefresigns abruptlyEnron's chief financial officer resignsOverseas, debate draws a large audienceJustice Dept. won't appeal Oracle rulingAtlantic City strike alters job dutiesU.S. Supreme Court opens termBoy struck by lightning slowly recoversSt. Helens part of volcanic 'Ring of Fire'Mexico's 'Fire Volcano' eruptsMassive Liberian repatriation beginsSaks to close 11 stores in seven statesPicking our presidents:Secrets of the great debatesOne puff of smoke can damage DNAA performance spinners can't beat'After Hours' for Oct. 1'After Hours' for Oct. 1'Scarborough Country' for Sept. 29Reconstruction in Iraq proceeds slowlyDespite the risks, Iraqis eager to serveReservists balk at involuntary call-upViolence mounts in Haiti in storm's aftermathG7 says high oil prices threaten global economyThree space bursts may lead to supernovasNew evidence in Columbus mystery2,500-year-old pomegranates foundNASA delays relaunch of space shuttlePressures of being one and only IrishTurning Wisconsin from blue to redAs an issue, war risky for both sides‘Comb-over’ engineers get their dueAnalysts consider DeLay's rebukesTerrorism war spreads to the WebReaction shots may tell tale of debateBaldness-beating hairstyle wins science awardSeparatist shootings, bombings intensify in India35 charged over bombing plots in LebanonU.S. firm wins right to sue Princess Diana memorial fundBush rips Kerry on 'global test' remarkMore quakes rattle California’s central coastCarmakers respond to IIHS crash testsIIHS side impact crash test results'Apprentice' leader on women in businessInflux of wounded soldiers strains VAVioxx promise, peril cast shadow on new drugsGirls go from Hello Kitty to hello debit cardTwo die when swamp tour boat capsizesFeds question Arizona Muslims ahead of debateDebate leads to shifts in strategyIn Sadr City, prowling the danger zoneGoss pick quit CIA in 1982 under fireUnmanned U.S. spy plane crashes in PakistanPope beatifies German nun, Austrian emperorRaids net Spain's most wanted terror suspectsTranscript for October 3Report: Kerry free of prostate cancerOil, profit reports likely to weigh on stocksWoman sues Vioxx maker for daughter’s deathJudge in EU-Microsoft case seeks settlementFastow may appear in Merrill Lynch barge trialSnow repeats U.S. support of broad debt reliefKerry takes messageback to Ohio2 Israelis, American split Nobel in chemistrySpaceShipOne wins $10 million X PrizeJaguar flunks side-crash testsKeb' Mo': The '60s are goneTaliban not only worry in AfghanistanRice: Iraqi nuclear plans unclearGibbs hasn't done much for dismal RedskinsVice presidential debate assumes new importanceBoasts, bluster in campaign ground warU.S. missile defense moves toward 'go' statusPowerful blasts rip through BaghdadSupreme Courttakes up prison guidelines‘Humming’ sex toy shuts Australian airportWall Street finishes week on a high noteLos Angeles scores asbest place for sports teamsThe methodology behind ACBJ's studyShip carrying illegal immigrants capsizesBroadcom unveils new four-core processorJapanese pod hotels to make London debutPaul Allen helps launch computer museumMicrosoft CEO rules out PeopleSoft bidWal-Mart sees sales at low end of estimatesMicrosoft vows fight on patent rejectionPolitics and parenthoodCar runs on compressed air, but will it sell?Survey: Iraqis losing election confidenceOffice Depot’s chairman, CEO resignsPoland eyes possible Iraq pullout in 2005Global ban on black rhino hunts is easedThai leader calls for Asia wildlife policeFed's Santomero sees sustained expansionHigh court rejects challenge to do-not-call listU.S. blocks drilling in Montana's RockiesLive Vote: Your views on the debates'The Abrams Report' for October 1'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 1U.S. economic growth seen slowing in 2005Court rejects challenge to contraceptive benefits'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 1Hurricanes hit Royal Caribbean's profitBird flu death toll reaches 31 in AsiaAfter debate, polls find Kerry, Bush in dead heatRomanian cuts off penis; dog eats itAIG may face civil action over press releasesU.S. official overrules biologists on salmon'Deborah Norville Tonight' for Oct. 1August factory orders dip as aircraft dive'Scarborough Country' for Oct. 1City keeps a wary eye on volcanoTerrorism charges dominate Florida Senate raceTo find stem cells, scientists focus on fatTop Cuban says U.S. farmers may suffer lossesBush signs tax bill in swing state IowaWeekend of Sept. 18-19, 2004Weekend of Sept. 25-26, 2004Weekend of Oct. 2-3, 2004An unhappy ending for WeddingStores Inc.Justices reject Ten Commandments caseSmoking by mothers linked to colic in babiesSweet heist: $900,000 worth of chocolateFCC boss to OK AT&T Wireless-Cingular dealSaudi reformers, court in standoff over trialEthiopia languishes, 20 years after famineSurviving an auto emergencyCan you hear me now?History’s greatest unsolved crimesAre cherries the new wonder fruit?Hatfill strikes back in anthrax caseTop 10 car chase moviesTexas economy slowly gets back on its feetAlleged ‘shoe bomb’ conspirator chargedStewart protectionmay be difficultTwo states launch first import drug programKerry says Bush ignores science for politicsColo. race most expensive in state historyCIA appointee withdraws over shopliftingExpert in tides takes the standin Peterson caseTahiti unpluggedOracle opens legal attack on PeopleSoft'Taking a Chance on Love'Minority children get less sleep, study findsStudy: Birth season may affect schizophreniaSibling’s heart history may predict yours bestMediterranean diet may lower risk of gallstonesGas pump price highest since mid-JuneOil pumps slowly in IraqYawning? Snoring? You may have sleep apneaCampaigns push to get out the early voteHordes of voters register in a dozen statesEmployers fill foreign workers quota for 2005Antifreeze killer indicted in second caseSenate approves spy overhaul billRumsfeld backtracks on al-Qaida, Iraq linksBig new Palm anda super-secure ThinkPadAstronaut Gordon Cooper diesOhio farmers prospering at edge of Corn BeltOhio offers window on divided electorate20th Century Fox goes with Blu-rayFeds kick off digital TV consumer campaignBarnes & Noble sells off some GameStop stockInternet aid for schools, libraries delayedJury backs Kodak in Java patent disputeSBC launches unified messaging serviceSoftware disasters are often people problemsThings you didn’t know about waterReport: Kin of Bounty mutineer pleads guiltyAir Force Looks at New Microwave WeaponSupreme Court OKs Calif. Gun Show BansA compelling match-upBremer criticizes troop levels in IraqLead levels misrepresented in U.S. citiesMany unsafe products still reach shelvesIn October, predictions fall like leavesEdwards: Advocate as politicianBig Unit's choices only Yanks, Angelsfrom the shadowsIraqi clerics express doubts over electionsSeven insurgents killed in Afghan clashGIs charged with murder of Iraqi generalSingapore takes strict steps against obesityStem-cell research a pawn in election politicsU.N. wary of getting involved in Iraq electionBomb threat diverts plane en route to Tel AvivAT&T Wireless launching music serviceHoliday spending seen curbedState of Washington opens digital archivesAir Force looks at new microwave weaponAnheuser-Busch plans souped-up beerJudge indicts 2 former Parmalat auditorsUS Airways sets management pay cutsAggressive Cheney, Edwards debate expectedDrop in oil, Fed comments buoy stocksPilot lost at sea spotted in water off HawaiiNew wind power mecca? Quebec aims for itJob-cut plans soar to 8-month highOne in six Afghan children die under fiveSecurity slowdowns at the airportGrowth in U.S. services sector slowed in Sept.Molson, Coors merger gets U.S. antitrust nodFEC wants campaign finance ruling stayedCleveland sees windfall in veep debateSpain cuts U.S. troops from national paradeU.S. banking is ‘strong, vibrant and profitable’'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 4Domestic security will challenge next presidentSt. Helens puts on a show for the faithful'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 4Artist finds plenty of room in Castro's CubaHundreds nabbed in telemarketing scheme'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 4Deborah Norville Tonight for Oct. 4Cheney, Edwards go to war over IraqScarborough Country for Oct. 4Driver of runaway car makes panic callInk expert in Stewart trial found not guiltyHackers Attack Dutch Government Web SitesS. Korean plays down North's nukesIran converts uranium into gasKerry reaches out to black votersFrance expels imam who backs wife beatingMany states would ban abortion, report findsPost-election Senate may be more diverseLouisiana ban on same-sex marriage liftedEndangered animals a business in south ChinaItalians take over in the land of the IrishMain Afghan challenger backs off boycott threatFed's McTeer: U.S. economy back on trackAl Franken on the VP debate match-upHouse tries with vote to halt draft rumorsIs something bugging you?Happy campaign trails to youHunger-curbing hormone may help infertilityU.N. official: Sudan security not improvedU.S. court hits "spam" envelope-stuffing scamHackers attack Dutch government sitesEstrogen-progestin pills linked to blood clotsA technological revolutionTransfusing heart patients poses riskTechXNY: Toasting the last of a breed?Pentagon responds to Bremer's remarksBremer: 'We never had enough troops'Americans crowned 'Counter Strike' champsFlu shot shortage: What you need to knowHouse votes to break up federal courtNumber of endangered Steller sea lions upGuantanamo Bay reviews pushedBremer's comments on Iraq reverberateSedentary kids run higher risk of chronic fatigueExhibit traces impactof Isaac NewtonKids in 1980, St. Helens rangers recall eruptionWashington, Oregon communities bracing for eruptionBush’s last active-duty day was a 'make-up' dayCrippled sub remains adrift; sailor's condition worsensPalmOne, Microsoft Join on Mobile E-MailYahoo Adding New Search Engine ToolsNokia, Intel join forces to develop Symbian phonesRestaurant serves $100 Philly cheesesteakBlogging the VP debateS. Korea says U.S. will delay troop redeployment$50 million orbital space race launchedThe vice presidential debateCheney, Edwards Families Meet After DebateWoeful Redskins make for sad SnyderFrom Heisman hopeful to scapegoatReal difference is Bush vs. CheneyCheney showed skill, experienceReport discounts Iraqi arms threatIf He Can't Stand Up to Cheney...Impressive, but misleading, remarks in debateAfghan election a battle of modern, traditionalThe hottest car deals of 2004Adelphia may reject joint bidFannie Mae accountant: I warned CEO RainesHouse passes bill criminalizing spywarePet dog kills 5-week-old Florida babyNASA inspector's shuttle checks questionedRemains of Genghis Khan palace unearthedEx-PeopleSoft CEO vilified Oracle bidMortgage applications were flat last weekUS Airways union sends contract for voteEx-Enron assistant treasurer pleads guiltyCIA report finds no Zarqawi-Saddam linkHealth-care cost growth tapers offBush charges Kerry would ‘weaken America’Record oil prices pressure Wall StreetUnited Airlines to reduce U.S. flightsIndonesian bird flu strain no threat to peopleGun maker whips out credit-card-sized shotgunBald eagles become symbol for other birds of preyHouston lab scrutinized for shoddy workCold winter forecast for Southeast, Mid-AtlanticChevronTexaco takes the big plungeChevronTexaco takes the big plungeSearching for new oil depositsVideo of Bigley's beheading posted on InternetKids need help staying slim, Congress toldReport: Cheaper drugs can be found in U.S.Inspector: Iraq had no WMD before invasionCountdown with Keith Olbermann for Oct.5Scarborough Country for Oct.5Hardball with Chris Matthews for Oct.5Hardball with Chris Matthews for Oct.5Hardball with Chris Matthews for Oct. 5No lack of anger, frustration in Cuba5.7 earthquake jolts eastern JapanU.S. government outlines flu vaccine guidelinesScientists create genetic map of cattleOld bones show giant deer survived last Ice AgeEarly T. Rex relative had feathersPublisher to put science journals onlineSupernova blast from the past revisitedEnvironment bills and SchwarzeneggerSpirit rover disabled on MarsFlu shots: Making do with less vaccineCall for U.N. to withdraw staff from IraqAfghan elections — hoping for the bestPot is big business in little communityPoor marks for spelling on library muralOil refiner agrees to pollution controlsAnn Coulter ignites more debateArmy cuts take toll on environment projectsCheney sends voters to wrong Web siteDeLay says eyelid operation improved visionConstruction begins for inauguration ceremonyPairs of migratory birds work well long distanceTextile job losses drive S.C. Senate raceTurkey clears hurdle to joining EUAfter Hours for Oct. 6After Hours for Oct. 6Former peacekeepers revolt for back payProsecution rests in the Peterson caseHardball with Chris Matthews for Oct. 5Experts again question Mississippi River locksAfghanistan prepares for an historic electionDoctors urged to prevent waking during surgeryCalypso madnessSupreme Court debates pollution lawsuitsHope fades for intel reform before Nov. 2Cats, with therapist on hand, compete in NYProsecution concludes Peterson caseBewitching BarbadosReport: Vioxx linked to thousands of deathsSpaceports compete in race for businessMysterious triple homicide in New HampshireTeen magazine YM to shut downVaccine shortfall exposes faulty systemDrug effective for advanced hepatitis BGoogle offers new book-search featureNew Sony PC boasts 1,000 GB of storageFirm develops all-purpose memory cardKool agrees to curb hip-hop theme adsNew astronaut set for $10 million flightEthics panel rebukes DeLay second timeHunter indicted in largest Calif. wildfire2 bombs kill 39 at Pakistan religious rallyWMD report: U.N. let Iraq subvert sanctionsCBO projects $415 billion deficit for 2004War’s rationale undermined once againCambodia's king announces abdicationSaddam worried about legacyLaura Bush and Teresa Heinz Kerry, friends?Grim picture of Gaza’s mayhemCourt martial date set for accused U.S. deserterHelp wanted: Southeast Asian country in search of new monarchConferees agree on corporate tax billUpcoming jobs report could help BushIMF fears tight oil supplies could last for yearsFed: Economic growth on trackEU sets deadline for Oracle-PeopleSoft rulingECB, Bank of England holds rates firmBush, Kerry spar over Iraq weapons reportSong-swapping suits come to EuropeJobless claims fell sharply last weekSpace tourism faces safety regulationsRetailers report modest gains in SeptemberUltimate planner set to lose control of her lifeCourtroom attack: Defendant slashes lawyerStocks gain, despite record crude pricesMonks seek homes for St. Bernard rescue dogsHardball with Chris Matthews for Oct. 6Senate Dems lead in Sept. fund-raisingThe Abrams Report for Oct. 6Michael J. Fox films ad for KerryCountdown with Keith Olbermann for Oct. 6Bank of America to slash 4,500 jobsBush, Kerry clash on issues after debateScarborough Country for Oct. 6Bin Laden alive and active, German intelligence official saysU.S. pensions agency issues warningDiesel hybrid cars hit production potholesCuban fans stand behind Yankees' pitcherFrench chaplains run afoul of ‘headscarf law’Schools warned after plans found in IraqCan a Republican be embraced by environmentalists?Bits of Genesis probe arrive at new homeVolcano-watching technology leaps aheadHealthy adults, kids urged to skip flu shotsSchwarzenegger tests his political bicepsParmalat files suit against Bank of AmericaLive Vote: Rate original JibJab satireScientists study our galaxy’s death stars'This Land' satirists offer up a sequelStewart lawyers: Feds withheld evidenceHybrids, diesels top U.S. mileage guideStand-ins swap jabs in nation's biggest battleBush, Kerry health plans differ sharplyReporter held in contempt in CIA leak caseKidney failure cases more than double in 90sScientists find deadly component of 1918 fluFewer women smoking during pregnancyCambodia's King Sihanouk abdicatesProsecutors chastised for anthrax case leaksA tribute to Rodney DangerfieldPatriotic video foisted on Hong KongBedouin man confesses to selling explosivesCorning to take nearly $3 billion in chargesBush vs. the newsAT&T slashing 7,400 more jobsTwisting the factsMuslim Americans rethinking IslamThe politics of Cabela’sStem cells reverse defects in mice embryosBritain defends suspension of Chiron licenseAMD meets reduced third-quarter forecastUS Air seeks court-imposed cutbacksStates struggle with provisional ballotingThree years later, still no relief for anthrax ‘person of interest’N.Y. tops states in federal security dollarsFake companies, real moneyOfficials scramble for more flu shotsCo-founder of Google's Blogger leaving companyKodak, Sun Microsystems settle Java suitSenate talks fail on file-sharing softwareSuborbital legislation put on holdSteroids may be harmful for head injuriesSierra Leone leads world in child mortalityMars rovers find signs that water flowed twiceFuture X Prizes to target earthly goalsNintendo unveils lineup for new handheldBetter browser now the bestMicrosoft to unveil new Media CenterGoogle tests text message search serviceUS names cyber chief, House eyes more clout for jobZinni expects long U.S. stay in IraqYanks look dashing again — to rest of league's chagrinSanders on Snyder: 'Dan's a Great Guy'Top recruit mulling future, footballHouse rejects Senate intel overhaul9 hurt in blast at Indonesian Embassy in ParisDemocratic leaders call for DeLay’s ousterMany helped Iraq evade U.N. sanctionsBush’s tax-cut pendulum and the pit'The skids are greased,' says one watching scientistEnvironmentalist awarded Nobel Peace PrizeAn ominous drone in the Gaza skyBush, Kerry go toe-to-toe in quarrelsome debateCongress bans lease of Boeing tankersGE posts higher quarterly profitBookings decline at US AirwaysStewart begins serving jail termJob report createshurdle for  BushSports coverage from MSNBC.comAlcoa profits rise slightlyStocks slump amid retail data, oil pricesNew warning of cancer risk in arthritis drugTourists, their dollars flock to Mount St. HelensKenya's forests nearly decimatedHonda sees U.S. hybrid sales doublingKrispy Kreme target of formal SEC probeCharging grizzly bites Idaho hunter in the face'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 7Chiron talking with regulators about flu vaccine'Hardball' with Chris Matthews for Oct. 7'Countdown' with Keith Olbermann for Oct. 7Most endangered national refuges list is releasedLarge earthquake shakes Manila'Hardball' with Chris Matthews for Oct. 7'Hardball' with Chris Matthews for Oct. 7FDA accused of silencing Vioxx warningsPrescriptions for flu remedies likely to surgeThe real story about carbs and breast cancerPeopleSoft keeps customer-protection programCanadian Regulator Levies Fine Against UBSImpounded flu shotsunlikely to be clearedFTC sues alleged spyware distributorCold Heat soldering iron runs hot and coldMaster mapmakers take a new look at the worldPrairie dogs to be poisoned to save ferretsGoogle used to identify long-lost victimDell to recall 4.4 million laptop power adaptersOn-demand gaming not quite there yetWestern droughtcould worsen, study findsChina plans ratings for online gamesnot enough to save BigleyThe weapons report and the electionWhat They Won't SayTrade in rare dolphin to be bannedBreaking up with your real estate brokerHouse approves new anti-terror measuresLessons from a life in journalismDemocrats challenge Fla. voting policyThe franchise:  America's electionsOAS chief resigns amid graft allegationsSpace racers set sights on orbital frontierAirlines hike fares, brace for turbulenceCannon found in 'Blackbeard' wreckageHighway seedlings mistakenly mowed downNASA safety inspections spark court caseComic artist recreates ancient RomeFile-sharing case appealed to Supreme CourtNew reason to avoid 'unsubscribe' linksControversial copyright bill dies in SenateFluMist to supply extra doses of vaccineGrieving the loss of a son and a motherFeds dig into John Gotti’s pastZawahri statements terrorist ‘go signals’?Dateline Diet Challenge II: CarrieDateline Diet Challenge II: DawnDateline Diet Challenge II: Jim‘Dateline’ Diet Challenge IIDateline Diet Challenge II: Round-upDateline Diet Challenge II: Father JohnDateline Diet Challenge II: LorriSecurity Council backs anti-terrorism campaignMissile defense system put to new testsPartial solar eclipse is a real time-twisterMore policy, less empathyGay marriage bans OK in CaliforniaIraq native arrested after weapons stingTown rejects cash from older pinup girlsThe second presidential debateBush owes us an apologyFaults in country's 'no-fly' system detailedHow did Round Two play in Okoboji?Britain: U.S. was told of vaccine shortagePlenty of flaws among the factsBoy, 11, takes family car on long excursionIn Taba, freeze frames of horrorHoward says Australia won't add troops in IraqDriver fatigue focus of bus-crash investigationOn the record, Patriots just don't careCongress passes $447 billion defense billBosnian Serb ex-commander in U.N. custodySix killed in Philadelphia arson fireFor Marines, Iraq a frustrating fightOfficials wrestle over voting rulesTaiwan issues new appeal for peace with ChinaTropical Storm Matthew weakensBlast hits Shiite mosque in PakistanTranscript for October 10Mount St. Helens keeps vulcanologists guessingCambodia's Sihanouk May Play Last HandCorporate tax bill clears major hurdle in SenateEarnings season in full swing this weekNation’s retailers focus on the holidaysMexican Migrants Launch Relay to NYCGas prices climb with record-high crude pricesSnow calls for Arab help on oil pricesNazis wanted to rebuild AuschwitzRumsfeld says troop cuts possibleDefense set to begin in Enron barge trialNobel watchers expect U.S. winner in economicsThe murder of Martha MoxleyBook: Skakel covered in bloodnight of murderKerry stumpsfor black votesThe $84 QuestionStrikeoutWash. state ferries possible terror targetPioneering NASA engineer dead at 83Some Guantanamo detainees closer to releaseOhio city bombarded with political spotsFull-time jobs prove elusiveSurfer attacked by shark in northern CaliforniaFamily's TV clout in Bush's cornerNorth Korea missile tests reportedly endingElderly, Disabled Refugees Lose BenefitsThe best business schoolsAfter 3-year detention,Hamdi sent toSaudi ArabiaNorwegian, American win Nobel for economicsBush allies face doubts over war on terror2 Iraqi intelligence officers beheadedSunTrust Banks to restate profitsDownbeat jobs data pressure stocksIsraeli troops probed in schoolgirl's slayingInterim Iraqi leader determined to secure peaceBush, Kerry stump ahead of final debateCheaper, more efficient fuel cells on the wayEU ends trade sanctions against LibyaSharon scrambles to shore up governmentFor a Superman, a very common endBush hopes for a Minnesota breakthroughCuba bets heavily on tourism to lift economyMore companies needed to make flu shotsAfghans vote for peace and stabilitySeismic study hints at a rumbling Marscar wreck ordealSenate passes corporate tax cutsNigerian court rejects bid to halt strikeRussia plans 500-day mock Mars missionSpiders are itsy-bitsy, but very scaryAvoid the flu by taking care of yourselfU.S. to double troops in ColombiaCloned kitties star at New York cat showWhat are suicide warning signs?Ohio candidate seeks advice of Web surfersAll political roads lead to Florida's I-4 corridorNader presses on despite waning supportA mystery in the wildIs that your joystick?Black Sea slowly gives up ancient secretsInsurance industry facing lawsuits, restitution‘The party of Lincoln’Enter the DixiecratsGOP and black voters: How wide the divide?Tribute to an unsung space heroShould schools teach about heart disease?New MRI scans can monitor cholesterol healthReeve's legacy: stem cell researchCommon germ contaminated flu shotsCongress approves Lewis and Clark National ParkHidden fertility disorder can lead to diabetesColorado voters to re-consider ‘winner take all’Chrysler recalls 955,000 minivansRemoval of bolts leads to towers’ collapseReading, writing and recoverySaudi government bans women’s suffragePunk rock meets yogaPayPal service restored, company announcesFlu vaccine supply caught in legal quagmire39 million Americans in working poor familiesWhere is Columbus? DNA test request rejectedReport: Al-Qaida prisoners have ‘disappeared’Iraqi official denies nuclear material vanishingCongress Approves Lewis and Clark ParkDiverse tactics by Bush, KerryHouse blocks FDA oversight of tobaccoAfter school siege, Russians' grief turns to angerCorporate tax measure passes SenateA naked power struggle in TexasQuality of NFL games has been laggingPakistan test-fires ballistic missileSaudi forces kill 3 suspected militantsNATO considers how to raise forces fasterSwiss monks selling off famed Saint BernardsMount St. Helens home to young glacierIran snubs efforts to halt nuclear progressChurch abuse cases in Calif. poised to accelerateJapanese suicides raise specter of Web pacts60-year-old jumps on crocodile to save manWhere Wall Street's donor money goes68 killed in 2 boating accidents in CongoReport: Russia seeks sale of Yukos’ assetsMerck chief denies report he'll to step downFan sites buzz with talk of photo-ready iPodJury selected for second WTC insurance trialMerrill Lynch earnings slip 8 percentJ&J posts higher profitNATO aims for agile peacekeeping forceHuman remains found in N.Y. ‘mob graveyard’Stocks edge higher ahead of earningsDreamWorks Animation unveils IPO details'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 8Caesars Entertainment betting on BritainCommandments cases get hearing before high court'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 8'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 8'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 11High oil prices seen slowing fuel demand'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 11'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 8Schwarzenegger schmoozes with film critics'Countdown with Keith Olberman' for Oct. 11'After Hours' for Oct. 9'Deborah Norville Tonight' for Oct. 11'Scarborough Country' for Oct. 11'After Hours' for Oct. 9'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 8Ethnic nursing homes on the riseAmy RobachInvestment: The final frontier for space venturesFannie Mae faces lawsuits on accountingLatest polls find a  dead heat on eve of final debateSpace station concerns reducedThe lesson Christopher Reeve taught his doctorMarines bring firepower to the EuphratesFederal spyware crackdown continuesMexican telescope could see the first starsFlu shots to be directed to high-risk patientsChiron gets subpoena on flu vaccinePakistan raid saves one Chinese hostageOnce conjoined Egyptian twins, a year laterJohn Kerry — man in the middleFor Kerry, silence is ingrainedGroups hope for huge black voter turnoutCongress wraps up year with mixed resultsLava flows to surface of Mount St. HelensMedia Center PCs go to the head of the classVote!Pro-gay Republican group to file lawsuitWhat does democracymean to you?Judge delays Peterson trialFrequently asked questions about spywareAd campaign warns sex touristsVoters to see little change after Fla. fiascoU.S. claims Taliban rift over Afghan electionU.N. official: Darfur security deterioratesIntel reports rise in 3rd-quarter profitsYahoo's profit more than triplesSaudi women might not vote in future electionsImmigration officials try new tacticSpace elevator effort starting on ground floorBusiness Council says it got survey wrongFrance, Germany dismiss call on Afghan forceGas pump price hits all-time high for OctoberSurvey names France world's sexiest nationScientists seek Petrarch’s skullShorter rehab stays linked to more deaths?Saddam has hernia surgery, U.S. saysFlorida ripefor FEMA fraudVaccine-caused cases of polio nixed in U.S.Starbucks CEO to retire March 2005Hundreds exhumed from Iraq ‘killing fields’Obesity surgery can cure diabetes, study findsHundreds gather to mourn Bali blast victimsState to study Hispanics' work-related deathsElvis revival turns into Blues Brothers chaseJury urges death for suspected serial killerWith election on knife’s edge, one final face-offArk. intersection becomes ‘chitlins junction’Promotion for cybersecurity chief?Microsoft releases 10 security updatesGenes may influence male homosexualityInternet privacy ruling left aloneFrance may allow cell phone jammersVirgin unveilsportable music playerLetourneau says she’ll wed former studentNew Mich. Lab Key to Detecting DiseasesScientists study space hibernationGadhafi’s son proposes Libya reformsReport: Egypt attackers fled before Sinai blastsAttorney in terror trial will testifyDeath toll from Haitian violence rises to 46Edwards banters with Jay LenoTax overhaul would benefit tax itemizersIraq’s deputy PM pleads for international aidLa Russa's last great chance at another titleInsurgent alliance fraying in FallujahWalker is at home with Notre DameRivera forced to enter on tense, emotional night19 Calif. firefighters disciplined for partyingClear vision lends to Kerry’s management styleSupreme Court debates execution of teenage killersBattling for the Cuban vote in south FloridaThe most wasteful Medicare statesPushing to be counted in FloridaIsraeli parliament OKs Sharon pullout planTaiwan cited for plutonium experimentsU.S. mortgage applications fall last weekIdaho school turns down lottery checkRole of Radio Sawa in Middle East questionedBush, Kerry squabble over health care, taxesSeattle police shoot California lottery winnerWar in Iraq ‘stimulated terrorism,’ ex-U.N. weapons inspector saysEU trade chief lashes out at ‘euro bashing’McDonald's raises earnings outlookReservist seen in abuse photos has a babyHarley-Davidson rumbles to record profitBlair rejects apology demands over IraqStocks close flat as crude oil rally eases'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 12'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 12'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 12'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 12'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 12NBA takes on ChinaNumber of overweight Americans holds steadyOhio executes unrepentant killerEx-WorldCom boss wants firm to pay legal billsNeglect charges dropped over hot sauce highballWill Daschle survive tough Senate race?Spitzer halts saleof 9/11 coins he calls fraudSpace station crew makes tricky arrivalSchieffer excited about moderating the final presidential debateAll a boa! Train eliminates constrictor problemFruit flies have two internal clocksNTSB: Bus should not have been on roadBoth candidates avoid tough talk on deficitBid to purge Dems from Nevada rolls failsLawsuit filed to give overseas voters extra timeFEC may regulate Web political activityMilitary steps up efforts to help soldiers voteScientists dredge up sleeping dinosaurGerman defense chief softens Iraq stanceMoussaoui case moves toward trialOne wrong turn in the right directionEngineers put together the next Mars probeHaiti factions face off over rising violenceTake Note: Surveyors Counting Cars Near DrumU.S. to launch major Alzheimer's studySeniors board the drug trainHarvard seeks to clone human embryosEgypt queries Libya on al-Qaida arrestsGM to cut 12,000 jobs in EuropeEurope Seeks to Catch U.S. in Nobel RaceSEC proposes stricter rules for IPOsApple profit rises on strong iPod salesYour e-mails to KeithSwarm of locusts on the move in AfricaIsrael heading for isolation, analyst saysGlobal warming raises fears of London floodNigerian oil workers hold 'warning strike'Politicians play on wordsEx-ally: Kerry ‘misguided’ on abortionCourt throws Nader off Pa. ballotProtein in ear may be key to hearingGrowth rate may play role in breast cancerScientists, patients fight U.N. stem cell banInfluence peddling charged over Iraq’s debtMore seniors doing the downward dogVoter suppression charges on the riseFDA approves computer chip for humansPresidential campaign ads focus on 14 statesLearning second language changes brainFlu shot price gouging rampant, officials sayCoffee and cholesterol2nd reporter held in contempt in CIA leak probePalm Beach e-voting test failsActivists seek copyright alternatives'Doonesbury' spurs surge in Web trafficGoogle founders on hiring trip to IndiaU.S. funds chat-room surveillance studyArmy engineers to build barrier against carpInsurgents suspend talks with government50-satellite Sputnik salute plannedSUit challenges Colo. electoral measureRSS feeds on NBCNews.comAP exclusive: Report faults TSA spendingU.S. won't support U.N. population agendaThe third presidential debateA strong debate for both candidatesLouisville the little team that mightKerry evades Bush knockout blowAttacks misleading and out of contextMartinez's slideisn't just lot of talkU.S. stymies detainee access, lawyers sayMoroccans gain prominence in terror groupsPlane to U.K. diverted in bomb alertSenator defends shutting Hill officeThe dark side of HollywoodCheneys blast Kerry’s remarks on daughterCitigroup earnings beat analysts' estimatesBank of America posts higher profitsMobile phones linked to benign tumorNokia reports drop in profit, salesSouthwest Airlines posts higher profitsLost to the flu: PaydaysStock indices slump as oil prices rallyU.S. security guards ‘aggressive’ in AfghanistanU.S. trade gap ballooned in AugustBush, Kerry dashto finish line in knotted NevadaVirus writers lure unwary with promises of Beckham picturesU.N. wildlife body says lacks cash to do its workNew atlas shows fast pace of changing worldAl-Qaida spy reportedly used student visa'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 13Truckers' pay ‘needs to rise by 50 percent’'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct 13'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 13'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 13'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 13'After Hours' for Oct. 14Charges urged in Afghan prisoner deaths'After Hours' for Oct. 14Is travel safer?Online program links diabetic kids to doctorsMagazine ranks Detroit sex disease capitalReal estate heir Durst out of jail but now in federal custodyCroatian armed robber laughed out of the bank7 killed in crash of cargo jet in CanadaInsurers rigged bids, Spitzer saysSchool empties after robbery suspects run inTerrorism won’t thwart elections, officials sayFla. embarks on Everglades restoration projectSpaceShipOne creator plans giant leapsStarbucks long-term plan up to 30,000 storesHarvard student convicted in street fight deathGoogle launches desktop search toolChemists could predict volcano’s movesBush Says Debates Highlight His RecordAnti-HIV gel may protect womenMuslims eager to voice opinionsKerry runs warm and coldNew vaccine cuts malaria in African kidsEx-Rite Aid officer gets 10-year jail termKerry grows from debate, gains momentum‘Wizards’ can spot the signs of a liarDell takes aim at iPod MiniMore flu shots from abroad unlikelyU.S. budget deficit expands to $412.5 billionIntel cancels speed boost for Pentium 4FCC won’t block airing of anti-Kerry filmEU sues Greece over computer game banCompanies cancel flu vaccine clinicsAmphibian decline is rapidly worseningStudy: Basic math, reading scores improvingSun Micro narrows first-quarter lossFCC loosens fiber broadband regulationsPrince Sihamoni Named Cambodian KingWhy high oil prices haven't cut demandEdwards: 'We admire the way they’ve dealt with their family'Hispanics reshape politics out westHow Google's desktop search worksU.S. attack credited for Iraq hostages’ releaseAlien-hunters share their final frontiersConflicting testimony on execution candidateFor Starbucks, two blocks is too farSt. Helens sprouts 300-foot lava plugMysterious oil spill hits Puget SoundAuditors can’t account for funds spent in IraqFewer young drivers died in 2003Bryant gets dunked on by JacksonKerry beats expectationsDebate helps to sway the undecidedEarthquake rocks Taiwan’s capitalPlane goes down in Jefferson City, Mo.U.S.-financed Arabic channel finds its voiceNavy faces 40 years of futilitySensational Vegas murder case is revivedPrivacy eroding, bit by byteZimbabwe acquits opposition leader of treasonMale bass producing eggsSEC takes Fannie Mae probe to next levelGM outlook, higher oil hammer stocksPolice break up Bush protest in OregonRetail sales surged in SeptemberWHO warns against 'kitchen killer'Delta Air Lines sees loss mushroomingSky-high bails cost N.Y. judge his jobStudy confirms diet supplements can killTension high as Muslims start RamadanPrince won't face 2nd probe on cheating claimsBush and Kerry trade barbs on campaign trailAmericans lose confidence in OctoberCampaign feud continues over Cheney's daughter'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 14'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 14'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 14'Deborah Norville Tonight' for Oct. 14Business inventories rose in August'Scarborough Country' for Oct. 14Judge names ex-mayor as Rosa Parks' guardian‘Frankenfish’ rears its ugly head in Lake MichiganSudan denies U.N. death estimate in DarfurSnowmobile ban in national parks overturnedUnited seeks additional labor cost savingsSchwab's slump continues with $41M lossSprint to slash 700 jobs, expects chargeKerry widely favored abroad, polls showU.S. can weather oil cost rise — GreenspanCampaign debate focuses on space policyKraft reportedly to sell Life Savers, AltoidsPfizer warns of arthritis drug heart risksBritish reportedly will try radical cleric on terror chargesBattle looms over who gets to voteWas Genesis probe doomed by bad drawings?Germany arrests al-Qaida suspectAlcohol and breast cancer: Can I have a drink?‘Too early’ todiscuss disciplinefor errant unit, military saysMicrobes may help make a better decafProminent Muslim activist sentencedBill would allow deduction for sales taxThe sanity deficitWhy you can't copyright a reality show ideaJapan elected to U.N. Security CouncilBin Laden no longer giving orders, Spanish terrorism expert saysGadget expo showcasesthe digital lifeJumbo squid is captured in unfamiliar watersFamily history not much help in House racesWhy the political season has turned meanNYC Republican convention cost $150 millionHalf of older Americans face osteoporosis riskUndecided credit Kerry for strong debatesLighten up, road warriorsRove testifies in leak probeCallers seeking flu shots overwhelm hotlinesTatum O'Neal shares survival storyUS Airways gets go-ahead to cut workers' payCalifornia woman dies while waiting for flu shotU.S. designatesal-Zarqawi’s group as terroristBush New England campaign chief resignsTruth StandardExperts: Boot camps don’t stop violenceLife-on-Mars question gets a fresh lookCharges dropped for Abu Ghraib re-enactmentResearch institute built on mental imageBush campaign voices worry about military voteIndependent examiners find more Bush service documentsAir marshal grounded in e-mail flapSnowmobile Summary BoxWar in Iraq creates an unlikely heroPress ReleaseTatum O'Neal shares survival story: Part 2Fines, jail time threatened in flu shot shortageU.S. rejects all of Chiron flu vaccineNew warning label ordered for antidepressantsLong-awaited 'Halo 2' leaked on InternetWeb safety group in anti-spyware pushBritish court orders ISPs to turn over namesStewart: Everyone in prison camp 'nice'Space pioneers honor one of their ownHeavy gunfire in Haitian capitalAlleged ringleader of Madrid bombings ID’dHolmgren not missingG.M. role much nowFor candidates, Vietnam still lingersNotre Dame a reluctant Goliath against NavyFlorida vote may hinge on LatinosYankees in troubleif ALCS goes 7 gamesFor Boston, thereis no 'next year'Data mining goes offshore — free from U.S. lawFor Dillon, Patriots, it's a win-winCambodians Wonder About Monarchy's Future2 U.S. soldiers killed in southern Afghanistan‘Medicine Hunter’ stalks wild libido boosterDespite frailty, Pope marks 26th anniversaryAnti-war activists sending photos to IraqisSunday Halloween irks some in Bible BeltAfter abduction, CARE suspends work in IraqCourt: Protester searches violate civil libertiesIran will not give up uranium enrichmentSpace lessons from the RussiansShutting out the chatty fellow flierDungeons & Dragons marks 30th anniversaryThe space visionary behind the X PrizeHighway reopens after 90-car pileupPierre Salinger dies at 79J.D. Power Reportedly Exploring SaleRove trims sails but steers for victorySuper rich step into political vacuumMadrid attacks may have targeted electionRed Sox punished by their own blundersFarmers savor the cappuccino effectPaper: Harsh tactics used often at GuantanamoReport: Jeb Bush ignored felon list adviceEdwards warns Floridians about GOP ‘tricks’Churches installing cell phone jammersAP analysis: Eight states may decide electionSaudi forces arrest four suspected militantsAnnan: Iraq war hasn’t made world saferBangor is used to surprise landingsJordan indicts 12 in terror conspiracyU.K. agrees to U.S. request for Iraq assistanceScary scenarios swirl around '04 electionTranscript for October 17Newspaper endorsements out for Bush, KerryAl-Zarqawi group vows allegiance to bin LadenPharma, tech Wall Street focus for week aheadDecoding the 'magic' of skin careDecoding the 'magic' of skin care: Part 2Decoding the 'magic' of skin care: Part 3Former CIA spymaster fires backNavy makes skirts optionalBlast at Nairobi airport injures 2Utah sheriff to track porn at crime scenesGeneral reported supply shortages in IraqEight Senate races key for DemocratsSony dips toe into retail; retailers not amusedGame makers pursue serious concernsU.S. ends ban on French foie gras, cold meatsEx-Enron accountant offers barge case defenseYosemite arson linked to killingsAmerican kite surfer killed in New ZealandFamine's poster childworries about futureCisco, Microsoft join forces to stop virusesStudy: Wealth gap widened for blacks, LatinosGood things, small packagesBoston's date with fate is delayed, for nowLimits of ocean preservation being testedBobby Fischer mulls lawsuit against U.S.Pfizer to study Celebrex heart safety$321,329.48 of spare changeDrug may help women with fibromyalgiaMattel's earnings slip, Barbie blamedEarly Florida voting hits some bumpsHarmony Gold bids for rivalDeadly pileup involves illegal immigrantsBiogen mulling bid for Ireland's Elan'Morning after' pill considered for older teensAnglicans blast U.S. church over gay bishopChurches installing cell phone jammersUpbeat retail sales data lift Wall Street3M earnings miss analysts' targetsGOP loses a round in Texas redistricting battle'The Abrams Report' for Oct. 15'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Oct. 15Despite growing settler anger, Sharon sticks to Gaza pullout plan'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Oct. 15'Deborah Norville Tonight' for Oct. 15'Scarborough Country' for Oct. 15Ireland may grant more rights to gay couplesBush pulls ahead in trio of polls; 4th finds deadlockN.J. town triesflu vaccine lotterySort-of Slacker FridayEU mulls new tariffs against Boeing despite U.S. warning against escalating trade tensionsMammoth will star in Japan's world fairBush assails Kerry on Social SecurityWashington state to vote on nuclear wasteIran says it will suspend some nuclear activitiesPilot rescued for second time in five yearsRecent Grads Long for Free College LifeMajor study to track sisters with breast cancerFEC weighs recount funding issueScientists ponder the problem with gravityWealth gap widened for blacks, HispanicsCalif. proposition taxes rich to help needyCandidates jumping to get local media coveragePress ReleaseGay marriage issue gaining notice in key statesParticle physicists celebrate past and futurePress ReleaseChinese space capsule crashes into houseBefore the attacks, terror not a top priorityMad dash for coveted flu vaccineU.N. urges Ethiopia to deal with crisesCellular alternative to cable, DSL broadbandSBC offers $1.99 per month Wi-Fi add-onMore harm than goodFed: Media affect economic sentimentKmart picks fast-food vet as new CEOMusic publishers sign deal on Web radioMicrosoft may create Russian HotmailProtecting a secretPeterson defense chips away at prosecutionNASA starts simulations of shuttle mission200 best small companiesPolice: India’s most wanted bandit killedElizabeth Edwards calls G-O-P criticism of Kerry a distractionIBM shows slight rise in revenuesAstronaut to cast vote from spaceU.S. Muslims in quandary over charitiesSkip the speech and play the policyTen commandments case touches a nerveS. Africa denies fostering Haiti violenceThe real HawaiiSeven Oahu hotels for under $100President levels harsh attack over Kerry ‘weakness’Active duty extended for Abu Ghraib witnessesBuilding a planet is a long, dirty jobSoldiers cite difficult supply route conditionsControversial Belarus vote scraps term limitsSeniors urged to get pneumococcal vaccineUS Airways details low-cost overhaulOregon man’s TV emits distress signalPreserving cancer patients' fertilityMonica Crowley & Ron ReaganMSNBC political analystsElderly told not to wait in line for flu vaccineStudy: Social Security overpaid $1 billionAcupuncture helps knee pain, study findsBombs explode near military convoysActivision, Nielsen study impact of game adsChina to promote homegrown games as foreigners fretAudit: Airport security agency overpaid BoeingNew Google tool poses privacy risksFord to offer Sirius Radio in more vehiclesIraq vote faces growing troublesOfficial: Canada may have extra flu vaccineIs every memory worth keeping?Both parties claim registration successSinclair fires reporter over Kerry programBond sales feed worriesSchwarzenegger backs stem cell measureCadillac Escalade EXT tops most-stolen listMyanmar prime minister ousted, Thais reportTribe endures another of Sudan's wars2 classics, twiceon the same dayEurope's love-hate relationship with U.S.Marines vent frustration in lonely corner of IraqRadical U.K. cleric charged with urging murderTrick or doggie treat?ACLU gives up $1.15 million over free speechGOP and black voters: A shaky courtshipTornado kills 3 in MissouriFord posts higher profitsAce, AIG end commissions eyed in probeConsumer prices rise modestlySchwarzenegger's pro-Bush speech irked wifeSocial Security benefits to rise 2.7 percentBush, Kerry bicker over flu vaccine, Social SecurityMcDonald's posts higher profitBush holds slim lead over Kerry in pollMicroscopic diamond found in MontanaStocks rise as oil falls from record highStart of Ebbers' trial delayed