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Obama's economic circle has a Clinton presence

Posted: 11/07/2008 - As he confronts the nation's worst financial crisis since the Depression, President-elect Obama has assembled a broad based team of economic advisers though those who stand closest to him tend to be non-ideological pragmatists.

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Crude Steady After 2 Days of Sharp Drops

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Oil prices were sedentary Friday after this week's giant sell-off, despite a government report showing the unemployment rate hit a 14-year high last month and predictions from an international energy agency that put the price of crude at $200 per barrel by 2030.

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Fox does `House' moving, sets `American Idol' date

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Fox's "American Idol" will return for its eighth season Jan. 13 while medical drama "House" is moving to a new night, the network said in announcing its midseason lineup.

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Rent Out Your Vacation Home For Extra Income

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Whether it's the snowy slopes of Colorado, the blue waters of Miami Beach, or the picturesque golf courses of Hilton Head Island, finding a quality vacation rental is becoming easier every day.

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Rockettes Take Christmas Show to US Arenas

Posted: 11/07/2008 - The Rockettes — the world-famous precision dance troupe that has entertained audiences at New York's Radio City Music Hall for 76 years — are bringing their flashy high kicks and precision tapping to arenas for the first time.

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On a Roll: Golfer Records 5 Holes-in-one in a Week

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Central Illinois amateur golfer Curt Hocker is on a roll. Five rolls, to be exact. Just ask anyone at the El Paso Golf Club, where the 22-year-old has recorded five holes-in-one in the last week, including two on Saturday. In this year alone, Hocker has seven aces, five on par-4s, and two other double eagles.

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Dollar mixed, gold down in Europe

Posted: 11/07/2008 - The U.S. dollar was mixed against other major currencies in late European trading Friday. Gold rose.

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Army General to Investigate Recruiter Suicides

Posted: 11/07/2008 - The Army has agreed to investigate a disproportionate cluster of suicides among recruiters in an East Texas battalion, as well as allegations by other soldiers and family members that they were pressured to cover up serious problems in the battalion, Army Secretary Pete Geren said.

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Gulf of Mexico marine sanctuary idea dead for now

Posted: 11/07/2008 - President Bush's proposal to create a string of marine sanctuaries in the Gulf of Mexico, known as the "Islands in the Stream," has died at least for now after Republican senators opposed it, a sanctuary official said.

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GM opens first Russian factory

Posted: 11/07/2008 - U.S. car giant General Motors Corp. launched its first Russian assembly plant Friday, hoping that sales in this emerging market will bolster its staggering global performance.

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Sprint Nextel Losing Subscribers and Money

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Sprint Nextel Corp. watched another 1.3 million wireless subscribers head for its competitors during the third quarter, leading the company to post a loss that sent its stock skidding Friday.

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Airbus chief salesman tempers gloom

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Airbus announced a large order from Spanish tourism company Grupo Marsans on Friday as the European planemaker's chief salesman insisted the outlook for the airline industry isn't as gloomy as some are predicting.

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Power Crews Battle Aftermath of Dakota Blizzard

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Crews fought mud and water Friday as they tried to restore power after a fierce storm spread a wintry mix across the Dakotas, while authorities worked to remove snow-stranded vehicles that littered an interstate highway hours after their occupants were rescued.

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Obama Apologizes to Nancy Reagan

Posted: 11/07/2008 - President-elect Obama has called Nancy Reagan to apologize for joking that she held seances in the White House.

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HBO buys Obama documentary for spring

Posted: 11/07/2008 - HBO has bought the U.S. rights to a behind-the-scenes documentary on Barack Obama's presidential campaign from actor Edward Norton's production company.

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Microsoft CEO: No interest in buying Yahoo

Posted: 11/07/2008 - Yahoo Inc. shares dived nearly 13 percent after the chief executive of Microsoft Corp. said Friday the software giant is not interested in renewing its bid for the struggling Internet company.

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Rice: No deal yet, but peace talks continue

Posted: 11/07/2008 - It won't happen on President Bush's watch, but Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says his promise of an independent Palestinian state will be met.

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