Galveston, Tex., still is asking residents who fled to stay away as it tries to recover from Hurricane Ike as workers try to restore power and fix the water supply.
Korean officials accuse the United States of failing to meet its obligations under the disarmament-for-aid tagreement, says it will restart nuclear program.
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Fed's Ben Bernanke brief lawmakers Thursday evening on a broad program to stem the national credit crunch.
Police official: Barakzai was called to friend's house, which foreign troops encircled. NATO's ISAF: Its troops were involved in an incident in Uruzgan Wednesday night. Taliban militants also kill two policemen after checkpoint attack in Paktika. Roadside blast wounds three more policemen in Shindand, police says.