NBC News articles 2007 december


Science lab will boost Europe's status in spaceNASA clears Atlantis for Thursday launchFrance riots point to racial divisionsOfficial: Utah trooper’s use of Taser reasonableBracelet pulled from chicken is one clucky findChavez: No oil if U.S. meddles in voteSanta snubbed! School forgets about Christmas2 priests defrocked over sex abuse allegationsFBI gets warrants for pair after $7 million heistWeekend field trips on the WebMudslide threats prompt Calif. evacuationsStrange space bedfellowsBest music games of 2007Democrats reach deal on auto fuel efficiencyChina, Japan talks aimed at boosting relationsEstimate of AIDS cases in U.S. risesMeet the Press links — Sunday, Dec. 2Lawyers: Imprisoned journalist's health failingTurkish army fires on Kurdish rebels in IraqIran police to crack down on winter fashionsDemocrats punish Michigan for early primaryArrests in armored-car company robberyS. Africa cites progress against AIDSFatal storm spreads ice, snow across Northeast'Teddy bear' teacher's lawyer expects pardonIraq Sunni bloc protests leader’s detentionPolice ID found body as missing college studentPakistan’s Bhutto launches election campaignFrance: Iran sanctions possible in ‘short term’Prosecuting kids as adults: Are laws too tough?Study blasts laws that send kids to adult prisonsMinor offenses land Wyo. youths in adult jailsIran’s double-edged oil weaponMSNBC Undercover: Sex Slaves in AmericaCongress' tax bill stall threatens timely refunds2 suspects in Holloway case released from jailTensions high over Venezuela constitution voteAOL scraps pay-for-download serviceArchaeologists find ancient remainsCould Clinton response to crisis win her votes?Saudi on defense over rape ruling2007 Nightly News video archiveInvestigation into Chicago train crash beginsEuropean space lab to launch with shuttleDeath toll for Iraqis falls for 3rd straight monthCharges filed after Santa left with pie on his faceU.N. force in Darfur to start with troop shortfallCat with jar on head survives sticky situationGiant white truffle auctions for $330,000Russian election called unfairBusiness lobby increases pressure ahead of ’08Feminist pitch by a Democrat named ObamaIraq’s Kurds say no Turkey attack, no casualtiesIran: Ahmadinejad to attend Gulf Arab summitPolice: Truckers say Peterson sought aidSecrecy invoked on Abramoff lawsuitsBhutto: 'Foreign forces' could enter PakistanNegroponte, in Iraq, cautiously touts progressReporter offered chance for on-air apology by Montel Williams after angy confrontation‘Meet the Press’ transcript for Dec. 2, 2007Wall Street eyes data on jobs and retail salesDon’t overthink your diet10 most obnoxious hidden airline feesWorld's best private beachesDiabetes drug may hike osteoporosis riskThe coolest carry-onsCancerous cells softer than healthy cellWidow of Enron’s Lay challenges asset seizureTeens’ brains hold key to their impulsivenessVoters reject Chavez’s constitutional changesMakers of ‘Warcraft,’ ‘Guitar Hero’ to mergeRevisiting a complicated transplant techniqueExperts see Bush mortgage fix as a bandageVideo sites let scientists show off experimentsDrum it, strum it and sing it with 'Rock Band'Everything old is new, and on shelves, againRehabbers cash in on foreclosure waveJury gives woman death for burying 2 alivePoll: Obama, Huckabee take lead in IowaMost Democratic ‘superdelegates’ uncommittedAfricans changing Africa: Signs of hope emergeShould I sell my home now — or wait?NTSB: Amtrak train speeding before crashHoliday parties hold peril for unwary workersReport: 8 men claim sex encounters with CraigU.S. Air Force shifts to training IraqisU.N. kicks off global warming conferenceN.Y. flight delays getting worse, city official saysLonely no more, Huckabee faces hurdlesYou are now (less) free to move about the cabinRomney plans to address concerns about faithSnow, with a wind chaser'Teddy bear' teacher leaves Sudan after pardonMost Peculiar! Nov. 25-Dec. 1, 2007Quiet end to volatile week on Wall StreetSen. Clinton to urge foreclosure moratoriumBush to Congress: Pass war funding requestAhead of the Bell: E-Trade DowngradedLawyer says 'Jena 6' teen is near plea dealWedding ring saves antique shop owner's lifeDino mummy unlocks Jurassic secretsTaunting thieves steal 16 tons of hamPut ‘em up! Robots fight to be world championFever can unlock autism's grip temporarilyAre you smarter than a 5-year-old chimp?Peanut allergies showing up at younger agesAT&T to end dwindling pay phone businessManufacturing sector expands moderatelyPaulson: Pact near for freeze on mortgagesDirty secrets behind in-flight mealsItaly murder suspect to be extraditedAncient bronze coins seized from Greek barberBiologist, who tied genes to behavior, has diedPoll: Clinton tops Obama in S.C. and N.H.'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Nov. 30'Tucker' for Nov. 30High court won't hear leaked Gingrich call case'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Nov. 30Forecaster says Web ads to overtake radio spotsBritish canoeist missing since 2002 found alive'Tim Russert' for **Date**National debt grows $1 million a minuteAustralia ratifies Kyoto global warming treatyResting places moving under the sea, to spaceNo laws broken in MySpace-suicide caseNorway musical cruise, $1,399Floodwaters linger in Washington, OregonRuling could change water wars in SouthWere the first stars too dark to twinkle?Hot and bothered in HawaiiStars dominate over dark matterTropics widen, fringe areas drier, experts sayObama, Huckabee could shake-up Iowa raceCheck out this list of green giftsGM sales drop in November; Ford, Toyota flatU.S.: Iran shelved nuclear arms work in 2003Ancient Maya marketplace discoveredTop 10 travel flicks of the year2007 holiday events calendarThe dangerous wealth of the Ivy LeagueForeclosure gridlock threatens economyFive National Guard units alerted for war dutyHunters help food banks meet growing demandLockup: Holman Extended StayHolocaust denier to do prison time in AustriaNASA counts down to key shuttle liftoffHomeowners sue mortgage companyGerman official wants Scientology bannedHalf of doctors mum about medical mistakesPentagon chief in Kabul as violence escalatesFDA faces damning report on science expertiseSuper-chic holiday giftsHome retailers’ holiday wish: Boosting salesThe world's scariest sportsHolidays bring heart attacks along with revelryIran's leader lobbies neighbors for Gulf pactsVirus experts warn of 'Google poisoning'Giuliani assails Huckabee's tax planApple and AT&T sued over iPhone featureLennar Sells Land for $525M, Takes LossThe most expensive cities to buy gas in the U.S.U.S. report: 40 million can't afford health careIn public diplomacy, there is no substanceYour daily dose of science on the WebAnorexia risk may start before birthSuspect in Clinton office siege to get mental testXbox boss confident of holiday winTime to switch on a ‘state bulb’?Honey may help soothe children’s coughsWhy buy a lobster when you can buy the trap?Study: Severe weather days could doubleWant to help the environment? Don't divorce12 bodies add to toll near lake in AnbarSmaller babies grow up to be sadder adultsPat Robertson turning over TV reins to sonHamas charities closed; 429 Palestinians freedShould the U.S. keep using polygraphs?U.S. expected to raise annual HIV estimatesJury weighs Sears Tower terrorism allegationsCourt-martial in Iraqi soldier’s death beginsBrain glitch behind distortion of self-imageACLU official alleges racial profiling at airportDemocrats set milestone with automotive dealMore obese women die in childbirthIslanders take their climate case to U.N. talks'Flatland' jumps off the pageRussian space exec convicted for aiding ChinaTiger killed after 4 villagers mauled to deathGirls shatter glass ceiling at science contestOfficial: Tehran expels Canadian ambassadorPaulson says mortgage plan ready this weekSharif, Bhutto agree to draft election demandsWelcome to Testosterone Air Flight 001 ...Clinton aims for anger without backlashMembers of Congress take on credit card firmsAide to U.S. senator arrested in sex stingCandidates hold to their stances on IranChávez chastened in Venezuela voteTeacher jailed over teddy bear returns to U.K.Italy rounds up accused Mafia boss, mobstersOn thrill rides, safety is optionalAgency says 25,000 return to Iraq from SyriaIran welcomes U.S. move to ‘correct’ nuke claimStocks end lower on economic concernsBush scolds Congress, talks Iran and IraqCerberus, H&R Block terminate dealDow Chemical plans to cut 1,000 jobsShedding light on lies — and lie detectorsResilience can get you through life's trialsFemale suicide bomber dies in PakistanRockies grizzlies recover, so is hunting OK?Appeals court to hear Pledge of Allegiance casesSwitchgrass could take ethanol beyond cornMySpace offers recording deals for artistsMerck reaffirms 2007 profit outlookMicrosoft scales back Vista piracy softwareCircumcision does not affect HIV in U.S. menGoogle to dig up more personal recordsBird flu risks will persist for years, experts warnU.S. intel on weapons again found lackingHoliday gifts for travelersToys, tools and technology for travelersHotel holiday deals, from $149Video purportedly shows Britons held in IraqDigital scan detects hues in Leonardo pieceIsrael to build new homes in east JerusalemPrehistoric sea ‘monster’ discoveredAncient limestone graveyards unearthed'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 03Big airlines plan cuts as economy weakens'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 03'Tucker' for Dec. 03'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 03More pets getting end-of-life careD.C. region named most ‘walkable’ in U.S.Couple allegedly enriched life with ID fraudCapturing, storing CO2 becomes global goalBush sees opportunity after Venezuela voteLife may have originated in a sandwichJohn Edwards on campaign differencesConfessions of ... a baggage handlerMedical helicopter missing with 4 aboardCourt orders Tweety, Mickey to take the standU.N. climate talks hear from the frontlineCool! World’s most unusual hotelsPoll: Romney leads N.H, ties Giuliani for S.C.Stores see usual drop in sales after Black FridayCalcium level may signal risk of mental declineSides in Hollywood strike drift further apartCaucusing: Easy as pie?Hey, Mo!Flying this holiday? 10 tipsVote: When will you finish your holiday shopping?Warming risks listed by population, costsTired of the beach? Take a hike in MexicoDemocrats talk Iran, diplomacy at NPR debateState of mental health: Full rankingsHow sad is your state? Depression rates rankedTSA, Continental initiate paperless boardingExperts say St. Nick should move to KyrgyzstanTales from town hallsUse the Web to plan a ski trip to Lake TahoeImmigrant ‘hero’ honored by U.S., MexicoGroup issues annual video game report cardTop 10 gambling getawaysAntibiotics, steroids no help for sinus infectionsMan charged with killing father with macheteDecades-old photos help modern moon missionWhat is your favorite John Cusack film?Redrawing the route to retirementPakistan opposition leaders draft election termsBeer distributors may start seeing doubleIsraeli Jews light first candle for HanukkahLawyer: Woman unaware of cruel messagesTop 5 video game robotsHearing airs credit card rate-change policiesCharges dropped against anti-abortion truckerGlobal poll to name new 7 natural wondersWhite House foreclosure plan seen as too littleU.S. teens still lag behind in science and mathIf disaster strikes, is your data safe?States to sue R.J. Reynolds for Rolling Stone adTrial starts for Marine charged with killing IraqiTake the high road from holiday stressFrom Mass. to Quebec on the Catamount TrailLosing virginity early or late tied to health risksDead stars propelled like rocketsTeacher who had sex with teen arrested againFit people live longer — even if they’re fatBrazil airlines to pay passengers for delaysCool holiday tech: MP3 and media playersBush to visit Mideast in January, officials sayCruise line adds St. Croix to port stopNew editing program touches up FlickrU.S.: Katrina aid fraud nears $500 millionMarine Corps buying fewer armored vehiclesFannie Mae selling $7 billion in stockIran pleased with U.S. report on peaceful nukesWonder and whimsy on the WebWoman sues after HIV misdiagnosisMoon photo mystery solvedIndustry on edge after Mexican musicians killedRoman throne found under volcanic mudNintendo exec predicts strong season for WiiExcitement builds for space lab’s launchForeclosure solutions won't be easyBiden: ‘I would move to impeach him’Neanderthals grew up faster than we doMoonstruck flock to Arizona light collectorFollow the leadersSupreme Court hears other ‘O.J. Simpson case’Guantanamo headache faces next presidentMagazine can’t stand by ‘Baghdad Diarist’Digital frames getting cheaper, betterHuckabee: Built for both the pulpit and politicsSomalia’s president hospitalized in KenyaSuicide bomber kills 13 in AfghanistanPolice execute warrant on ex-cop Peterson35 percent of toys contain lead, report saysTribunal rejected evidence on detaineeThailand celebrates beloved king's birthdayBomb blasts mar Gates’ visit to IraqWoman gets $500,000 in church abuse caseChinese tourists scuffle after retail overloadPlacenta pizza? Some new moms try old ritualsRice berates Iran after key nuclear reportNo Joke! Comedian says Senate run is seriousPriest gets 3 years for stealing $1.3M from churchOPEC says it will keep production steadyWall St. firms subpoenaed by N.Y. prosecutorsSouth's long-term drought plan just a mirageAhmadinejad: U.S. nuke report a 'victory' for IranStocks close down slightly amid investor uneaseCoral reefs rebuilt with current, the electric kindU.N. climate talks add to emissions problemFactory orders unexpectedly risePolar bear Knut celebrates 1st birthdayCourt awards woman who woke during surgeryCosmetics firm sues Teri Hatcher for $2.4 millionClinton's endorsement list debatableScottish lawmakers try to save Trump golf planScientists study extinct dwarf hippo graveyardFlickr to offer free editing tools for shutterbugsBush: Iran has to explain nuclear intentionsAnti-whaling group renames ship 'Steve Irwin'Damaged dogs plucked from the assembly lineMoonstruck flock to Arizona light collectorU.S. service sector expanded in NovemberChinese tourists scuffle with guides, policeBahamas air/resort, $469Supreme Court hears Guantanamo casesChunk of wing found on Indonesian runwayMidwest snow causes airport, road headachesPanda fossils found on tropical island in ChinaHologic Prices $1.5 Billion in NotesHong Kong unhappy with Disneyland numbersGoogle unveils new application for iPhoneEU fines chemical giants $358 millionU.K. fascinated by tale of not-so-dead canoeistNew radio antenna made of star materialClimate experts declare: 'No time to lose'Edwards says he's `more passionate'Former NFL player gears up for spaceflightHeading abroad? Pack your petJohn Yang'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 4'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 4'Tucker' for Dec. 4'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 4Huckabee bristles at creationism queryNew Ebola strain may be less deadlyDig reshapes ancient Jerusalem‘I wish I would’ve died, I really do’Taking your pet to a hotel? 8 tipsComcast: Poster child for cable woesMan acquitted after 15 years on death rowOne on one with Ann Romney4 places to ski big in EuropeRomney to address his Mormon faithLooking for the Iowa bounceBristol-Myers closing more than half of plantsHow to be a good dinner guest in FranceAir safety: Flying into the unknownHow to destroy a giant planetNewport says it’s not stealing Malbroro’s ‘M’Big hiring gain dispels some economic gloomPorn star politician auctions breast implantsAttorney agrees to help in Katrina bribe caseStudy warns of ‘high risk’ of runway collisionsBush to unveil details of mortgage planKarate-chopping robot can be yours for $300The world’s most earthquake-vulnerable citiesNo time for the doctor? Airports offer flu shotsTancredo ad ties immigrants to violenceTop fundraiser indicted on fraud chargesTanker carrying gas overturns, destroys homesStanford Law group enters Harry Potter suitRomney's crunch timeDivers in Peterson investigation search canalsSecond Life 'island' created for virtual teachingTeen’s downward spiral ends in gunfire, deathPhoto Shows Man In Handcuffs; Witness Reports 35-40 ShotsClinton blames Wall Street for subprime messFacebook backpedals from new ad systemInside the Iran NIEThe island that never sleepsChristmas clearance in business class5 states seek curbs on aircraft greenhouse gasesSex offender pleads not guilty in boy's murderBristol-Myers to Trim Jobs, FactoriesSpared by chief justice, Iranian hangs anywayWhat makes skin strong? Velcro-like cellsObama: Boost national service programsPolice: 9 Dead; Apparent Shooter DeadGypsy feud in California spills into the courtsCool design hotels, from San Diego to BaliDon't send a card to a recovering soldierGive to charity — but don't be a suckerAustrian kidnap victim to host a TV showForecast says economy will avoid recessionTour bus en route to 'Dr. Phil' taping crashesAccess denied to top suspects at GuantanamoFDA eases access to troublesome acne drugCharitable groups vying for gift dollarsMicrosoft shuts down Santa for talking dirtyFor nominal fee, you can be cured by satellite!Nardelli: Chrysler will lose $1.6 billion this yearMyth buster: Homes slipped away before slumpRice, in Ethiopia, urges resolve to Africa crisesSenior moments a normal part of getting olderEnvoy: N. Korea nuke dismantling on scheduleRoth or not to Roth: It's now a 401(k) questionAttack on Sri Lanka bus kills 15, military saysAnd he didn’t lift a leg to put it out ...Personal info from Pa. welfare rolls stolenU.S. teen births rise for first time since 1991Experts warn of online coupon scamsGirl who lost feet on park ride takes first stepsGlitch forces two-day delay in shuttle liftoffQuarter of dietary supplements contain steroids3 charged in Puerto Rico in pet massacreFor Israel, U.S. report on Iran adds a burdenColombian rebel deserts, frees 4-year-oldProposal to shift Marines to Afghanistan nixedCapitol Hill tries to fathom Iran intelligenceTalking turkey with the TSAProfiles of 8 who died in Omaha mall massacrePact tightens military control over BlackwaterScientific smorgasbord on the WebPulpit was springboard for Huckabee’s riseAtlantis mission gives rookies a chance to flyAbu Sayyaf militants convicted in kidnappingsChina coal mine blast kills at least 105Facebook in apology over ad technologyTeams go after moon moneyCrucial test for Romney in speech on religionPetraeus cites sharp drop in violence in IraqMall gunman called ‘a very helpful young man’Bush sends personal letter to N. Korean leaderVenezuela opposition sees chance after voteHeavy kids face hefty heart risks as they ageCoca-Cola’s CEO Isdell to step downECB holds steady after U.K. cuts key rateRetailers post sluggish sales for NovemberStocks close up amid support for Fed rate cutSuspect in deadly Paris bomb blast detainedBiggest jobless claims drop in three monthsNorthwest floods likened to Mount St. HelensReports: Wife of canoeist knew he was aliveAlways aroused: A good thing gone awryCyclone spared populated areas of FijiWill Mitt Romney's religion change your vote?Children dying for lack of child-sized drugsToyota plans to put robots to workSan Diego hotels on sale from $60/nightHome foreclosures hit new recordRomney: No religious test for presidentNo rain check from HotwireRussia ignores U.S. calls for new Iran sanctionsHome turned into museum honors folk artistAppeals court blocks Forest Service logging ruleTiger poaching ring broken up in IndiaHouse passes energy billTelevangelist won't comply with Senate inquiryFord recalls 1.17 million vehicles for engine flawHotel exec: Diana 'engagement ring' inventedSinging might help whales find themselvesIrish cops bust beer thieves, but hunt isn't overDoctors prescribe Wii therapyParking deck at N.C. mall collapses; driver diesWildlife dying, shifting as warming takes holdMourners light candles for Omaha mall victims'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 5New generation of Web sites for travel planningClimate talks get mixed message from U.S.'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 5'Tucker' for Dec. 5Starbucks recalls mug with faulty handle'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 5, 5 p.m. ETClinton, Romney shift course'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 5, 7 p.m. ETVeto power gives Bush advantage in budget fightIBM closer to realizing supercomputing dreamsBotswana air/safari, $2,149Missionaries turn up after 3 days of wanderingMan, 81, convicted of synagogue murderDude ranches in New York? Yippee-ki-yayWorld's oldest fertile gorilla, orangutan turn 50Bush unveils plan to help subprime borrowersHuckabee sounds off on Romney's speechU.S. childhood cancer death rate drops sharplySan Francisco to vote on business 'carbon tax'Senate drops gays from hate crimes billSpiritualists draw tourists to Florida townVote: What was this week's most bone-headed business move?Pick your paradise in the Bay IslandsChavez's ex-wife wants his term shortenedText of Romney's speechCarolina in my mindConsumption of gadgets strong despite crunch‘Flying saucers’ around Saturn explainedNew Jersey set to scrap death penaltyJetBlue to test in-flight e-mail, messagingThousands of lawyers boycott Pakistani courtsBritain drops plan for Stonehenge tunnelWith a little help from her friendsSchool bans those without mumps shotsHispanics shifting back toward DemocratsMichelangelo’s ‘last sketch’ discoveredLoonie trims Canada’s Christmas tree profitsThe computer called, it said to get off the couchNeighbors shun family over MySpace hoaxCIA destroyed al-Qaida interrogation videoLondon artifacts reveal ancient middle classTech nostalgia sparks 'chiptune' musicRichardson asks N.M. state workers for helpLive vote: Does candy look too much like drugs?Skin stem cells cure mice of sickle cell anemiaVerizon offers bonus content for NFL fansIs Breyer floating a Guantanamo solution?Ex-CEO pays $400 million over backdating suitMicrosoft to test Windows on '$100 laptop'Deliberations resume in Canada pig farmer trialCritics of Bush plan say it bails out lendersAmerican avoids fines for chronic flight delaysEx-Navy chaplain gets 2 years for sex crimesOfficials: 2 inmates flee, may have stolen gunsPresident, critics agree proposal isn’t perfect‘Preppie killer’s’ girlfriend admits selling drugsReaders speak out on Bush mortgage planStore Santa gets the heave-ho-ho-hoSolar wind unleashed by magnetic wavesPolice alarmed at candy in cocaine-like packsMixed November sales cloud outlook for holidaysUnited expands East Coast air serviceCyprus fortune teller convicted of fraud, jailedOmaha shooter had history of trouble100 ways to ease NYC flight delaystestCouple accused of fraud will pursue pleaiPhone winning corporate fans despite flawsEx-cops sentenced in racially charged attackIs Facebook still all up in your business?Senate passes legislation to block tax increasePhony priest runs up supermarket tabThe poop on a perfect Christmas giftIsraelis uncover mansion linked to queenBush: Pathological liar or idiot-in-chief?The first Noel, the police did arrest...10-cent Zimbabwe bank note flap leads to arrestMust-see science on the WebFBI agent testifies on Gitmo prisonerSaturn's greatest hitsCIA destroyed terrorism suspect videotapesPearl Harbor survivors mark 66th anniversarySouth Koreans struggle to clean up ‘sea of oil’22 people killed in two Baghdad suicide blastsCellphones challenge poll samplingThe Army's $200 billion makeoverCalifornia weathers storm, mudslide fears easeBaosteel Denies Plan for Rio TintoGemstar-TV Guide agrees to $2.8 billion deal'Father of ID theft' turns over a new leafRupert Murdoch's son promoted at News Corp.Signs point to more Chrysler job cutsStocks close up on ‘a glimmer of hope’Employers boost payrolls by 94,000Gennifer Flowers mulls voting for ClintonHow to boost your health in almost no timeBush to meet with Northern Ireland leadersBorder fence sees progressJapan to consider easing U.S. beef restrictionsSyria blocks Facebook over Israeli 'infiltration'Ten ways to lower your car insuranceConsumer sentiment falls for third monthInside America's hottest clubsBritish police get more time to quiz canoeistCalif. industry required to track warming gasesHanukkah ham? Only in this grocery storeDutch suspect in Holloway case released'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 6'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 6'Tucker' for Dec. 6'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 6Winter fun in Canada, from $595Stellar deals in San FranciscoRecord numbers of tourists head to IrelandDestination wedding? Make it easy for allScreener boards parents’ plane without ticketOlder holiday decorations can pose toxic riskGiant spitting cobra found in KenyaChina, U.S. face off on climate policiesEx-plant worker pleads guilty in trading caseNew crippling virus spreading worldwideThe dos and don'ts of regiftingEbola outbreak in Uganda kills 22Gates: Iran causes chaos ‘everywhere’ it turnsIt’s prime time for reliable meteor showerCross-country ski resorts go greenSupreme Court to hear Wal-Mart disability caseAmerica’s most expensive restaurantsStaying slim helps women beat breast cancerIs hotness an inherited trait?NBC blocks ad from conservative groupTourist in Nepal beaten by ex-rebelsScience getting an orbital boostFed to flex its mortgage-relief muscleSinkhole opens way to weird fossil worldMall shooter’s suicide note: ‘I’ve just snapped’Inspector General quits at State DepartmentDrinking green tea may ward off colon cancerMarine charged again in Fallujah deathAccuracy of intelligence is always fleetingDemocrats signal compromise on Iraq fundingBush, China's Hu talk by telephone on IranTax, spending issues frustrate DemocratsLawmakers agree on defense policy billBillionaire marriages: Why get hitched?Obama, Clinton rivalry spreads to GrammysSenators reach tentative farm dealQ&A: Janet HuckabeeBush League JusticeYour credit-card company may owe you moneyMexico gives envoys immigration directiveNobel laureates predict science’s futurePig-brain mist suspected in workers' diseasePalaces in the snow10 hottest après ski barsGreat skiing, no crowdsGiuliani staking it all on the Sunshine StateTexas residential sex club ban roils swingersEnergy bill stalls in SenateSeven Atlantic hurricanes predicted for 2008Shuttle flight rules get lost in translationHuckabee calls for border fence, patrol agentsWhat horse race?Contortions over health careLemus acquitted after 13 years in prisonFor blind teens, tango is a way to connectSpace shuttle launch faces new delayNuclear reactor woes delay medical testsChrysler recalls more than 575,000 vehiclesGerman leaders will seek to ban ScientologyReport raises Myanmar crackdown death tollChristian biologist fired for beliefs, suit saysIllegal-immigration crackdown hurts businessVegas' top-ranked hotels and restaurantsMeet the Press links — Sunday, Dec. 9Rankings matter to Vegas' upper crustMoney and your relationships: Take our surveyNegotiations on Hollywood labor pact collapseCompUSA is sold; will close all storesFather of Chinese bird flu victim also infectedHershey mulls new mint packaging after outcryOmaha mall massacre renews security debateChicago set to pay $20 million in torture caseNYC doorman suspended for having bad breathError sparks mad dash over 33-cent gasHorse survives icy plunge into frozen poolDaring tire heist foiled by misjudged tunnel3 die when train hits van that ignored warningInmate caught after clogging toilet to escapePakistan’s emergency rule to end earlyNYC window washer dies after 47-floor plungeSuicide bomber attacks Iraq police post; 6 killedLawmakers seek probe of CIA tape destructionU.S. steadily losing its ‘willing’ allies in IraqCharges filed against wife of British canoeistOmaha mall reopens with increased securityAruba prosecutor mulls closing Holloway caseRussia reportedly test-fires ballistic missileThe battle for voters in South CarolinaDay 2 of ‘Oprahpalooza’ begins in SCProbe begins over destroyed interrogation tapesCalifornia diocese splits with Episcopal ChurchLife without parole: Too harsh for juveniles?Mom hopes son serving life will one day be freeYoung offenders challenge life without paroleBoy dies after being run over by Christmas floatMaking peace with a brother’s murderU.S.: ‘We’re not ready’ to pledge emissions cutsWorldwide protests urge climate change actionBolton says US intel report on Iran was politicalMan gets hit by car, sets world recordTortoise makes slow-speed dash for freedomBody pulled from Fla. garage collapse rubbleOperation Christmas Trees blossomsCremator only partly burns corpses to save fuelMore rights for Gitmo’s lizards than detainees?NASA delays space shuttle launch until JanuaryNeglect of parents now a crime in IndiaBush declares disaster in Northwest countiesSchool: No punishment over Va. Tech costumesIowa becomes a family affair for ClintonPeace Corps volunteer killed by animal trapIn a shift, NBC to run ad thanking troopsPrison for GI who robbed bank before Iraq tourClinton talks of scars while keeping guard upLean times for Davis, Weber UTA riders?Is caroling becoming a Christmas casualtySanta stops for breakfastAbove the restWork in progressEurope's mosques trigger fearsCrews find body, some debris from helicopterTwo Iraqi soldiers killed after firing on bomberServices to begin for Omaha shooting victimsParole case and ’90s AIDS view trail Huckabee2 dead, 2 hurt in Colo. Christian dorm shooting10 holiday no-splurge tipsMountain lion crashes woman's hot tub soakYour holiday weight-gain fears are exaggeratedWhooping cough outbreak at S.C. collegeWall Street waits for Fed’s rate decisionTaking a year off without ruining your career‘Meet the Press’ transcript for Dec. 9, 2007Of course it also helps that he may be insaneScientists find gene's role in breast cancerProducts with good bacteria get popularPressure builds to cut Army tours to 12 monthsU.K.’s Brown makes unannounced visit to IraqCanadian pig farmer found guilty of murdersSharif’s party to compete in Pakistan electionsGunman, victim killed in Colo. church attackGiuliani defends security costs during affairPope criticizes ‘materialistic’ Christmas spiritYears after court ruling, wineries still in a boxChavez and allies challenge IMF, World BankAverage cost of gas down to $3 a gallonHoliday shoppers are still taking their timeNYC may say whoa to horse-drawn carriagesWorkers rally as writers strike enters sixth weekEurope-Africa talks end with no trade progressStartup joins list looking to cash in on the genomeAn African school succeeds against the oddsIce coats nation’s midsectionWho gets help from Bush foreclosure fix?Fed seen cutting rates to offset housing slumpWorkers should be wary of shady business dealsGOP hopefuls debate immigration on UnivisionColo. shooter identified as 24-year-old maleSuicide bomb hits bus carrying kids in PakistanLoved ones of Omaha mall victims pay respectsAfter Guantanamo, ‘reintegration’ for SaudisStudy finds wide disparity in living standards in Asia; Brunei richest, Nepal poorestStudy finds wide disparity in living standards in Asia; Brunei richest, Nepal poorestMost Peculiar! Dec. 2-8, 2007Colorado Christian mission has global reachNun reels off list of banned curse wordsUS, Iran officials to meet on Iraq security43 die when boat carrying migrants sinksGore accepts Nobel Peace Prize in OsloForces retake Afghan town held by TalibanMortar shells hit Baghdad prison, killing 5A crime buster, with his eye on the futureUBS writes off $10 billion in subprime lossesCitigroup board to meet, mull CEO candidatesLafarge to buy Orascom Cement for $12.9BJapanese drug maker Eisai buys MGI PharmaNY Philharmonic to perform in North KoreaDow climbs 900 points in 9 daysCongress wants answers on destroyed CIA tapesPass the Purell: It's hip to be germ-freeGerman official seeks to ban ScientologyHowlingly good holiday gifts for your petsNew endeavors aim to build a better InternetPutin backs Medvedev as presidential candidateStudy finds Brunei richest, Nepal poorest amid wide disparity in living standards in AsiaStudy Finds Wide Gaps in Asian IncomesCanadian retail chain pulls plastic water bottlesUniversal Music inks deal with imeemToshiba to make flash drives for notebooksJudges get OK to shorten crack sentencesU.S. works to block targets at climate talksLibby to drop appeal in CIA leak caseLinkedIn opens up to developersTrade group lifts outlook for 2008 home salesVeto promised unless spending bill is trimmedIn a shift, NBC will run conservative group's adPaulson's planStartup gets ad data via Web providersUNICEF: Child health improves, work remains13 tips to save money on your next cruiseCoastline is dead after S. Korean oil spillFDA finds no problem with heartburn drugsIllinois college closed after threat of violenceLow-cost lodging in Los AngelesTuscany air/car/hotel, from $1,399Protesters disrupt bidding on Amazon damMongolian ‘Mickey Mouse’ caught on tapeGOP expected to keep seats in Ohio, Va.Clinton campaign asks volunteer to resignWhat to expect on the high seas in 2008Why did solar energy lose its flare?Conrad Black gets 6 1/2 years for fraudYour initials may spell successEbola death toll climbs to 29 in UgandaIt’s always sunny — somewhere!Bank of America closing money-market fundOfficials investigate close call near BaltimoreEmperor Augustus' palace to reopen to publicBlatant Medicare fraud costs taxpayers billionsMsnbc.com launches clickable videoScientists find the dent in our solar systemFamily, friends remember Omaha mall victimsPolice: Man admits to 9 killings in MissouriJoe Biden plans television ads in IowaMissing matter caught in tangled cosmic websFocus Media to Buy CGEN DigitalPolice arrest suspect in triple Virginia killingsShift from landlines to mobile may be slowingEvacuation or kidnap? Chad case still a puzzle10 tips for traveling with your teenagerCourt acts to protect Hong Kong tycoon's estateHungry Mormons offer clues to heart diseaseKansas attorney general admits affairHarvard to replace all loans with grantsTop Dem threatens to abandon budget talksSeaweed solution to warming? Not so fastSpace tug offered for NASA’s orbital useHousing crisis killing holiday-shopping spiritBill says Hillary was always the onePainful ‘frozen shoulder’ puzzles doctorsBombsA bad week for the intelligence communityIsraeli perspective on the NIELas Vegas plans to open mob museumCredit jitters spread to student loan marketIs human evolution speeding up?High blood pressure linked to dementiaBritain to shift to offshore wind farms by 2020Washington Mutual to lay off more than 3,000Sweet dreams: More airlines introducing bedsWhat's that smell?After mall tragedy in Omaha, a gut checkDelta offers air etiquette tipsGadhafi visits France for arms, nuclear dealsWoman becomes Argentina's presidentGM opens studio dedicated to new electric carsOn this island, birds glad cats eat ratsN.J. nears mandated preschool flu shotsNew Jersey closer to abolishing death penaltyStates feel pinch on federal home heating aidNeed your sleep? Stay out of hospitalsMexico: Cuban-Americans fund smugglersMediterranean diet lengthens Americans' livesPeru's Fujimori says he is innocent of killingsCuba says it will sign human rights accordFor these team owners, it’s more than a gameWoman accused in 'decorations shooting'Russia emerges as powerhouse of foreign fundsNew CTS is the Cadillac of luxury sedansTurkey crashes through windowIndian eatery boasts graveyard seatingMurder in ancient PerugiaReflections on the space revolutionMars rover racing to reach winter resting spotLate Caribbean storm claims 25 livesThe year in scienceGore rules out serving in next administrationOprah leads the way for ObamaChurches beef up securityVirus starts like a cold — but can be a killerBest handheld games of 2007Ask.com’s ‘eraser’ purges search requestsSurvey sees flat job growth in first quarter of ’08Waterboarding ‘probably saved lives’Jury in Sears Tower terrorism case deadlockedMan in Mo. sextuplets hoax case sentencedIsrael moves into Gaza on eve of peace talksAl-Qaida ties suspected in deadly Algeria blastsRomney attacks Huckabee on immigrationRegular train service starts between two KoreasPresents that pack a healthy punchPutin's chosen successor calls for him to be PMDow closes up 100 before Fed meetingIran say US intelligence report a 'step forward'H&R Block loss soars on mortgage meltdownNortheast could see double winter whammyHayden knew of CIA tapes before taking overData collection: Just say 'I know my rights'Huckabee AIDS comment alarms victim's momADHD drugs may boost ER visitsBan: Gas cut targets might be 'too ambitious'Divorce doesn't have to destroy the kidsMarathon mom's win sparks exercise debateDispatches from the luggage frontFlorida hotel packages from $159Nonstop Caribbean: Fly right to the beachSony: Electronics not hurt by economyMeat can raise your lung cancer risk, tooAlgerian militants revitalized by al-Qaida brandBuffett: Bank mortgage plan won’t solve crisisReport: Colo. gunman warned of attacks onlineCruise ship, cargo vessel collide in UruguayAT&T ups dividend, offers share buybackStellar rates at a trio of Boston hotelsS. Korea oil cleanup delayed by pay disputePregnant attorney says she made up abductionHonda robots pair up to lend a handBoeing reaffirms latest 787 jet scheduleHigh-flying gifts for the holidaysFreddie Mac sees $5.5-7.5 billion credit lossesRecord ice melt seen on Greenland in 2007Night Watchman star of RothenburgHit the slopes in Whistler, British ColumbiaUnexpected OahuPretty pennies: Charity raises 100 million centsNew dinosaur discovered in AntarcticaRed Hat delays new software until JanuaryBush demands Iran explain nuclear programGroup protests China's Web censorshipNASA aiming to look inside the moonReport: Color. gunman warned of attacks onlineFla. arrested for false airliner threatFed cuts key interest rate a quarter-pointBugs in space: Can they survive?Who is the most underused TV character?Citigroup names Pandit as CEOIn-flight Internet too tempting for someSuspected 'Dinnertime Bandit' pleads not guiltySpy court won't release eavesdropping docsMaroon 5, Fergie are top sellers on iTunesWrong people may take over-the-counter statinRetroactive shortening of crack sentences OK’dMajor retailers to sell TV converter boxesBoehner OKs billions in emergency spendingTeen drug use drops as painkiller abuse risesTen safety tips for first-time driversWould-be juror arrested with sword in caneRate of ice melt shocks warming expertsTwo more Omaha shooting funerals heldCriminals find Medicare easy to defraudBush threatens veto of terror insurance billWife of U.K. canoeist asks sons for forgivenessMore tourists to visit Bethlehem for ChristmasRivals tout spending cuts, unite on tax reformChristian musicians raise voices for the poorPolice: Canadian father admits hijab killingMeth overdose similar to traumatic brain injuryVote: What will the Fed do next?A Rudy awakeningFrench lawmakers boycott Libyan leader's talkMammogram accuracy varies by radiologistGamers will 'w00t' over word of the yearWeight Watchers to launch in 7-Eleven storesGay activists protest HIV/AIDS travel rulesWhen sun sets, Baghdad a city of mixed fortuneEnergy source of northern lights foundFannie, Freddie CEOs warn of tough 2008Study: Organic compounds on Mars possibleGE is predicting strong growth next yearGM’s Lutz, auto industry icon, talks retirementPeru’s Fujimori sentenced to six years in prisonStunts on the slopes causing more wipe outsNissan to build Suzuki truck at Tennessee plantN.Y. judge questions acts behind ’98 bombingsResearchers find new deep water coralNASA to test shuttle’s glitchy fuel tankThe mismanagement of once-mighty KnicksUS military undergoes leadership shift in Iraq1 held over Las Vegas school bus stop shootingGifts Huckabee received as governorTurnover-prone Knicks NBA’s most valuableOn Mars, spring means gushing gas geysersBoeing 787 still on track but not out of woodsScientific smorgasbord on the WebSo far, high-tech tombstone has few takersVisualize an alien sunsetTime doesn’t really freeze when you’re freakedColo. measure tests strategy to ban abortionBloodthirsty dinosaur’s remains identifiedDNA test clears Georgia inmate of 1979 rapeHummer suffering from gas-guzzler imageFamilies of those killed by pig farmer testifyScientists study Lake Champlain eel declinePet incident prompts changes in Puerto RicoPirates free Japanese chemical tanker, its crewCave that once housed pot sold to cheesemakerThanks for the robbery! Did I look alright?Balloons for beloved teacher travel 900 milesVt. school gets No. 5 rank in U.S. — by mistakeBush warns Syria after Lebanon officer’s deathXstrata says held initial talks, no proposals made2 Emirati men sentenced for attack on boyTriple bombings in southern Iraq kill at least 41At least 21 killed in China apartment blazeConergy cuts 2007 guidance, to shed 500 jobsWhere does your money really go?Live vote: Do charities need more policing?Feeling the heat, Clinton tries Iowa up closeImmigration at front and center of GOP raceDow closes down 294 after Fed rate cutWarming seas, disease take toll on coral reefsProfessor makes personal appeal for coralGreenspan: Global growth spurred credit crisisBHP says considering next Rio moveRepublicans retain 2 vacant house seatsBombed U.N. building called 'infidels' den'Mideast peace talks off to rocky startStocks set to rebound from steep fallTrade deficit rises to highest level in 3 monthsHow to be happy againBush pardons 29, but not Scooter LibbyHayden: Interrogation tapes ‘before my time’U.S., China talk trade amid massive imbalanceBank of America sees disappointing fourth quarterFed teams with central banks on credit crisisCaesarean babies risk more breathing problemsIBM predicts big changes in car technologyAfghan official: More than 50 Taliban killedLandslide covers Oregon highwayTribune sees sale of Cubs in first half of 2008Wachovia raises loan-writedown estimateIcelandic teen prank calls White HouseIn tune with Suzanne VegaOddball hotel packagesOne small step toward deliveries from spaceWyoming GOP begins choosing delegatesClinton's ‘plan B’ in case of Iowa lossHuckaboom and HillabustRedneck spoofs spice up 2008 campaignSallie Mae lowers 2008 profit forecastPet chickens may be plucked from owners?21 rare crocodile-like reptiles die mysteriouslyFBI launches massive drug raid in Puerto RicoDominican Republic air/resort, $729San Francisco aims to be Solar City, USABurger King denies condom found in WhopperFAA disputes assertion of near-miss at JFKUS troops save Iraqi boy's life, limbsCIA destroyed tapes despite court ordersGreece at standstill as strike cripples transportChina's rich give back as philanthropy surgesEx-cop whose wife vanished seeks donationsRyanair charity calendar riles women's groupWhy pregnant women don't topple overScientists gain better view on weather patternsFrench to get tax breaks for cultural video titlesSalvation Army kettle gets $3,000 giftDigital DispatchWinds, waves breaking up oil spill off NorwayAncient oversized armadillo-like species foundPenn National's $5.82 billion takeover is offFertilizer used to speed natural gas productionPassport rules leave Native Americans in limboFederal judge sides with Calif. on car emissionsSaturn surrounded by electric ‘doughnut’Group ties Wal-Mart products to illegal loggingPuerto Rico's tourism suffers after outcryStefani donates $166,000 to Calif. fire victimsRunning on hopeShop the world's best bazaars in 2008Stem cells ease muscular dystrophy symptomsWant to send a card to a soldier? Here's howScientists detect our galaxy’s double haloMan chugs liter of vodka in airport security lineChinese leader celebrates space successScientists shed light on monster sea wavesNew Orleans crime a problem for tourismRice to attend Quartet and donors meeting in ParisVideo player helpRomney: Rival's questions on faith went too farAlberto Gonzales named Lawyer of the YearSleep under the famed blue whaleMexico's faithful honor Virgin of GuadalupeThe best in first classFDA strengthens epilepsy drug warningsShoe industry teams up to stomp out taxMore Chinese visitors could soon be arrivingCalif. town balks at Blackwater training camp'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 7'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 10Huckabee under fire'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 11Holidays challenge independent stores further'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 7EBay plans to root out unethical sellers'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 10'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 11'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 10'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 11Economy emerging as key election issueIraqi politicians far behind the power curve'Tucker' for Dec. 7'Tucker' for Dec. 10'Tucker' for Dec. 11PC game skewers politicians evenhandedlyStruggles of face transplant patient recountedWhat election issue is most important to you?'Tim Russert' for Dec. 8Overseas prisons could be CIA’s escape planYum Brands plans to copycat McDonald'sHouse Panel Approves Bankruptcy BillAudit: White House pressured EPA on rulesLab aims for video games with a conscienceCanadian museum unveils long-lost dinosaurLawsuits in Central Park attack get go-aheadDec. 12 Republican debate transcriptDrugs help cut U.S. cholesterol average to ideal'Conan' game delivers fists of funResponse to Medicare fraud reportDemons haunted Colorado gunman’s worldBush vetoes second children's health planFirstPerson: Share your holidays with usCollege students screaming for stress reliefAttorney: Officials trying to ‘vex’ Drew Peterson‘Got Pus?’ merchandise may land PETA in court1 in 4 U.S. adults will suffer from incontinenceIf death penalty is abolished, what next?Jury considers Marine’s fate in Fallujah killingSallie Mae Outlook Lowered, Deal 'Dead'Honda to unveil Pilot SUV in DetroitFewer kids outgrowing their food allergiesTech aplenty for cheaters, suspicious spousesIs work too good to give up?Do you want to work in your golden years?Fixed-income investing beyond the bankAfter 10 years, new adventures for septupletsToyota expecting US sales to grow in 2008Scientists: Saturn's rings may be olderMerck recalls 1 million doses of meningitis shotRice: US not ready for broad N. Korea tiesSwindler facing arrest flees Wash. court'Baby Grace' couple indicted for capital murderBoeing wins final contract for moon rocketHouse passes $696 billion defense policy billColo. gunman’s family ‘groping for answers’The year in science, continuedSeason's readings ... for kidsCash suitcase scheme an international affairCongress takes up increase in veterans’ suicideU.N. conference adopts global warming planClinton adviser: Obama's drug past a liabilityTop 5 best video game two-wheelersWoman guilty of murdering husband with acidImmigration, and its politics, shake rural IowaRussia's Kasparov won't run for presidentBomb-sniffing dog granted early retirementOfficial: Musharraf to end emergency ruleIraq's young fighters build power through fearBombs, bullets, ballots top Rice’s agendaStudies fault charities for veteransNew storms headed for Midwest, NortheastStocks end back-and-forth day upGore: US blocking progress in climate talksDow Chemical in $9.5 billion Kuwaiti dealHuckabee apologizes for Mormon remarkNovartis to cut 2,500 jobs worldwide by 2010U.S. producer prices surge in NovemberU.S. retail sales shot higher in NovemberPayout for woman misdiagnosed with HIVNew York hotel deals for next to nothingTanzania air/safari, $2,695U.S. launches school commute exercise planBoxed rice is convenient — but comes at a costFlirting on the flyBush says goodbye to Karen Hughes’Twas the flight before ChristmasRationing NYC flights could slow airline growthSenate Republicans block energy billHelp! I’m stuck with a ticket I didn’t buyReport: Feds probing Sharpton records, aidesJobless claims fall to 333,000Breakthrough battery could boost electric carsObama's choice? Energy or OprahMall shooter's mom 'devastated' by son's actionsInventor powers Christmas tree with eelFewer of world's poor going without foodMurdoch completes Wall St. Journal takeoverThe Dream ListArgentine president angrily denies US chargesDemocrats talk higher taxes in Iowa debateLehman Brothers quarterly profit lowerSenate bid to rein in farm payments dies2007 set to be one of warmest on recordHow three Iowa Democrats make decisionsL.A. museum given Picasso, Matisse worksIslamists regroup in SomaliaFor female swordtails, size does matterWhat if bad fat isn’t so bad?Senate Judiciary votes Bolten, Rove in contempt'Live with Dan Abrams' for Dec. 12'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' for Dec. 12'Tucker' for Dec. 12'Hardball with Chris Matthews' for Dec. 12Craft brewers reaching sobering conclusionFor many, charity has become holiday traditionSpain takes on Vegas with massive projectArtist donates pickled cow, calf to Tate galleryNetherlands to promote open-source softwareWoulda, shoulda... could he?Make money on medical tourismWriters guild files complaint against studiosAmerica’s highest ski liftsMagma may be melting Greenland iceNew 3-D camera eyes Wii-style gameplayWorld's best airport hotelsConn. man unable to face kidnap-assault trialVote: What was this week's most bone-headed business move?Sure Warren, I’ll pay more taxes, but only if ...Poll: Hispanics feel backlash on immigrationSalmon farms kill wild stocks, experts findWreckage of Captain Kidd ship foundLufthansa pays $300 million for JetBlue stakeNASA's lunar orbiter mission could slip'Assassin's Creed' sales outpace expectationsMore breast cancer patients can skip chemoMarine avoids brig in Iraqi soldier’s deathThe hottest sports cars for 2008Police: Rapist hid killing spree for decadesHeathrow Airport expansion begins in 2008Coming down the homestretchGore gets green kudos for home renovationHolocaust refugee donates $15m to med centerStar Alliance adds airlines in China and IndiaWildfire ‘mentors’ offer help to fellow victimsAirlines predict flat traffic over ChristmasSuits say chains sold mislabeled ‘organic’ milkCancer patient, ex-con ID'd as Algiers bombersN.J. Legislature votes to abolish death penaltyMust-see science on the WebCloned cats that glow?!Vaccine recall sparks fears over kids’ safetyDire warming scenarios for world’s reefsGates pushes allies to re-energize Afghan effortsSpacewalkers to inspect station for damageCholesterol drugs won't be sold over the counterDigital storytelling gets personalMortgage crisis inflicts collateral damage