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Richardson's Casket Moved To Up-State Home

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A mahogany casket bearing Natasha Richardson's body was taken Saturday to the country home where she married Liam Neeson in 1994, according to a published report.

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Nearly 100 Monks Arrested

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Hundreds of Tibetans attacked a police station and government officials in northwestern China despite heightened security, prompting the arrests Sunday of nearly 100 monks, state media reported.

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Activists Protest AIG Homes

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A busload of activists representing working- and middle-class families paid visits Saturday to the lavish homes of American International Group executives to protest the tens of millions of dollars in bonuses awarded by the struggling insurance company after it received a massive federal bailout.

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South By Kanye West

Updated: 03/22/2009 - The rapper performed twice Saturday at the annual South By Southwest music conference and festival, dominating the final night of the live music event mostly populated by lesser known acts.

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Tata Motors to Release Nano Car

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Tata Motors said it will launch its ultra-cheap Nano car in Mumbai on Monday — a vehicle meant to herald a revolution by making it possible for the world's poor to purchase their first car.

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Reality Star Goody Dies

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Jade Goody, a dental assistant turned reality-TV star whose whirlwind journey from poverty to celebrity to tragedy became a national soap opera and morality tale in Britain, has died. The 27-year-old had cancer and died in her sleep early Sunday at her home in Essex, southeast England, her publicist Max Clifford said.

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Pope Decries African Wars

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Pope Benedict XVI celebrated Mass Sunday with hundreds of thousands of Angolans and decried the "clouds of evil" over Africa that have spawned war, tribalism and ethnic rivalry that he said condemned poor people to virtual slavery.

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Obama Defends Geithner, Won't Fire Him

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Amid the continuing backlash over AIG bonuses, President Barack Obama is defending his embattled treasury secretary and touting his ambitious $3.6 trillion budget proposal as a boon for ordinary Americans.

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Oakland Gunmen Kills 3 Cops, Wounds 1

Updated: 03/22/2009 - A police officer was battling for his life and three more were dead after a parolee with an "extensive criminal history" opened fire at a routine traffic stop and hours later gunned down members of a SWAT team searching for him.

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Jayhawks to Face Flyers in NCAA Second Round, 1:30 p.m. Sunday

Posted: 03/21/2009 - Coming off an 84-74 win against North Dakota State, No. 3 seed Kansas (26-7, 14-2 Big 12) will face No. 10 seed Dayton (27-7, 11-5 Atlantic 10) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis on Sunday, March 22, at 1:30 p.m.

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Obama sidetracked by fiscal mess, but presses on

Updated: 03/21/2009 - Knocked off balance by the bonuses brouhaha, President Barack Obama is relying on direct appeals to the public to refocus attention on his ambitious agenda and drive the debate.

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Regulators Shut Banks In Colo., Ga., Kan.

Updated: 03/21/2009 - Regulators on Friday shut down banks in Georgia, Colorado and Kansas, marking 20 failures of federally insured banks this year. More are expected to succumb to the prolonged recession.

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I.R.S. Helping Topeka Taxpayers

Updated: 03/21/2009 - The I.R.S. may have a negative reputation among taxpayers, but they were extremely helpful in filing tax returns for people making $42,000 or less in Topeka on Saturday.

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Doctor: Lack of Medical Helicopter Cost Richardson

Updated: 03/21/2009 - As a steady stream of celebrities pay their last respects to Natasha Richardson, questions are arising over whether a medical helicopter might have been able to save the ailing actress.

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Obama Refocuses on Budget, Wants Priorities Passed

Updated: 03/21/2009 - President Barack Obama demanded Saturday that any budget passed by Congress must cut the deficit, overhaul health care, invest in education and reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil.

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Madoff Victims Line Up For Refunds

Updated: 03/21/2009 - A clearer picture is emerging of how much money might be available to pay back victims of the Bernard Madoff fraud, but while the pot is big it is nowhere near enough to repair all the damage.

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NM City's Time Capsule From 1960 Was Never Buried

Updated: 03/21/2009 - The mystery surrounding the buried location of a time capsule marking Santa Fe's 350th anniversary more than four decades ago has been solved: It was never underground.

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AIG Paid $218 Million in Bonuses, Conn. Attorney General Says

Updated: 03/21/2009 - The attorney general of Connecticut said Saturday that he is asking American International Group Inc. why documents appear to show the company paid $53 million more in bonuses to its financial products division than previously reported.

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5,000 evacuated after hazardous acid spill in Pa.

Updated: 03/21/2009 - Evacuation orders for about 5,000 people in northeastern Pennsylvania remain in effect even as authorities say the leak of a hazardous chemical has been contained.

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