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Search for S Korea ferry passengers
Emergency services continue to search for nearly 300 people unaccounted for after a ferry carrying more than 470 sank off South Korea. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:11:57 GMT
Key Geneva talks over Ukraine crisis
Senior officials from the US, Russia, the EU and Ukraine meet in Geneva as differences over the crisis in eastern Ukraine deepen. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:15:40 GMT
India votes on biggest polling day
Indians are voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:33:40 GMT
Mini-sub performs full MH370 search
A mini-sub searching for the missing Malaysian plane completes a full mission at its third attempt, after technical issues cut the first two short. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:36:23 GMT
Tencent brings Candy Crush to China
China's internet giant Tencent will launch the popular Candy Crush game on the mainland in partnership with the game's creator King Digital Entertainment. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:21:59 GMT
Newsvine - Get Smarter Here - Top Stories
'Kill switch' coming soon to your phone
The "kill switch," a system for remotely disabling smartphones and wiping their data, will become standard in 2015, according to a pledge backed by most of the mobile world's major players.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:41:38 EDT
Miley Cyrus in hospital a second day
Miley Cyrus suffered "a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics" and has been hospitalized, her rep told CNN Tuesday.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:41:29 EDT
AC/DC's Malcolm Young is sick
AC/DC rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young is ill and is "taking a break," the band posted on its website Wednesday.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:20:00 EDT
N.D. law banning most abortions tossed
A federal judge on Wednesday ruled North Dakota's abortion law, which would ban most abortions after six weeks, when a fetal heartbeat can be first detected, is unconstitutional.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:29:16 EDT
Hospital tech falsified mammograms
A former Georgia hospital technician was sentenced to up to six months in prison after pleading guilty to manipulating the mammogram records of 1,289 patients. Ten of those women were given false negatives, and two of them are now dead, a prosecutor says.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:33:39 EDT

NYT > U.S.
Pain Spreads as Credit Vise Grows Tighter
Lenders have become even less willing to part with their money, further crimping budgets and family spending.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:43:45 GMT
For Rivals, Finance Crisis Is Posing on-the-Fly Tests
The presidential race has turned into an audition for who could best handle a national economic emergency.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 11:44:12 GMT
Drug Label, Maimed Patient and Test for Court
At issue is whether plaintiffs have the right to sue when the products that hurt them had met federal standards.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:39:18 GMT
After Impasse, New California Budget Agreement
California legislative leaders and the governor have come to an agreement on the state budget, which is now roughly three months late.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 08:20:47 GMT
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 07:01:46 GMT

ABC News: Top Stories
Students Trapped in Sinking Ferry Send Heartbreaking Texts
Heartbreaking text message exchanges between students trapped in the sinking ferry off the coast of South Korea and their anxious parents are offering a glimpse into the desperate situation in the crippled vessel. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:24:02 -0400
US Lawyers Aim to Profit in Malaysia Airlines Tragedy
In the midst of their anguish and grief, some families of the missing passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 say they are being besieged by high stakes versions of ambulance chasers -- American lawyers looking for clients. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:55:16 -0400
The Ultimate Warrior's Wife Remembers 'The Love of My Life'
The Ultimate Warrior, one of professional wrestling’s biggest superstars, died at 54 last week and now his wife Dana has penned a touching tribute to him and his fans. "It is with an absolutely broken heart I reach out to you. Since the passing of my husband, I have been fortunate enough to insulate my sweet girls and myself from the outside world," she wrote on For a week, I did not allow any television or media to seep through our cocoon. I was told, though, of the outpouring of love for my beloved husband and support for, as he always called us, his Warrior Girls. I can only say thank you." Dana Warrior, who married the Ultimate Warrior in 1999, added that she found out out Sunday that the WWE was going to give her iconic husband, who died from cardiovascular disease, a proper tribute. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:26:51 -0400
Ferry's Sudden Shift Trapped Passengers Inside, Survivors Say
Divers and ships searched for hundreds of missing people today after a South Korean ferry loaded with high school students suddenly shifted and sank in cold waters, Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:22:51 -0400
Man Executed for Killing 3 Members of Texas Family
Texas executes man for fatally stabbing 3 members of Corpus Christi family 13 years ago Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:04:19 -0400

The Weather Channel: Your Local Weather Outlook--Falls Church, VA (22046)
Current Weather Conditions In Falls Church, VA (22046)
Clear, and 36 ° F. For more details? Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:13 EDT
Your Local Doppler Radar
This map shows the location and intensity of precipitation in your area. The color of the precipitation corresponds to the rate at which it is falling. This map is updated every 15 minutes. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:13 EDT
Pollen Trend for Falls Church, VA (22046)
Steady. View complete PollenCast? Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:13 EDT

Quotes of the Day
Marcus Brigstocke
"Computer games don't affect kids, I mean if Pac Man affected us as kids, we'd all be running around in darkened rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive music." Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Edith Sitwell
"Eccentricity is not, as dull people would have us believe, a form of madness. It is often a kind of innocent pride, and the man of genius and the aristocrat are frequently regarded as eccentrics because genius and aristocrat are entirely unafraid of and uninfluenced by the opinions and vagaries of the crowd." Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Peter Ustinov
"If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done." Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Agatha Christie
"If one sticks too rigidly to one's principles, one would hardly see anybody." Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Ellen DeGeneres
"In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better." Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT