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Obama accuses McCain of looking for distractions

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Sen. Barack Obama on Sunday charged that Sen. John McCain's campaign is launching "Swift boat-style attacks" on him instead of addressing the country's problems.

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Germany reaches deal to bail out Hypo

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Germany became the latest country to move to allay fears about the financial meltdown, enhancing a rescue plan for Hypo Real Estate AG and guaranteeing private bank accounts as European governments scrambled on their own Sunday to save failing banks.

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Source: Saudi hosts Afghan peace talks with Taliban reps

Posted: 10/05/2008 - In a groundbreaking meeting, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia recently hosted talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban militant group, according to a source familiar with the talks.

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Olmert To Urge Moscow: Don't Arm Israel's Enemies

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, traveling to Russia this week on one of his last diplomatic missions, said Sunday he would urge Moscow not to sell sophisticated weapons to Israel's enemies.

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Europeans Scramble To Save Failing Banks

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Germany became the latest country to move to allay fears about the financial meltdown, enhancing a rescue plan for Hypo Real Estate AG and guaranteeing private bank accounts as European governments scrambled on their own Sunday to save failing banks.

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Egypt's Top Diplomat In Iraq; 11 Die In U.S. Raid

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Egypt sent its foreign minister to Iraq Sunday for the first time in nearly two decades in a sign of growing Arab acceptance of the country's Shiite-led government.

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Russian Troops Start Dismantling Georgia Posts

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Russian troops on Sunday began dismantling positions in the so-called security zones inside Georgia that they have occupied since August's war, Georgian and EU officials said, a sign Russia will fulfill its pledged pullback.

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Taliban Said To Be Furious Over U.S. Missile Strike

Posted: 10/05/2008 - The Taliban are furious about the latest apparent U.S. missile strike in Pakistan, indicating a senior militant may be among two dozen people killed, officials and residents said Sunday.

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Bank On This: Bank Failures Will Rise In Next Year

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Here's a safe bet for uncertain times: A lot of banks won't survive the next year of upheaval despite the U.S. government's $700 billion plan to restore order to the financial industry.

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Investors Expect Volatility As Credit Woes Persist

Posted: 10/05/2008 - The world's financial markets face an uncertain and possibly volatile week as investors await details about how the Treasury will implement the government's financial rescue package — and watch for any further fallout from the credit crisis around the globe.

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Simpson Isolated In Jail, Focuses On Future Appeal

Posted: 10/05/2008 - O.J. Simpson is being isolated from other prisoners for his own safety, and is focusing on a motion for new trial and a strong bid for appellate reversal of his conviction for kidnapping and robbery, his lawyer said Sunday.

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Contest Pairs Horse Trainers With Wild Mustangs

Posted: 10/05/2008 - As a Johnny Cash tune played over the loudspeakers, horse trainer Gary Main Jr. coaxed Victory through a display of discipline and skill inside the Wyoming State Fair arena.

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Analysis: Palin's Words May Backfire On McCain

Posted: 10/05/2008 - By claiming that Democrat Barack Obama is "palling around with terrorists" and doesn't see the U.S. like other Americans, vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin targeted key goals for a faltering campaign.

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AP Investigation: Ike Environmental Toll Apparent

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Hurricane Ike's winds and massive waves destroyed oil platforms, tossed storage tanks and punctured pipelines. The environmental damage only now is becoming apparent: At least a half million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico and the marshes, bayous and bays of Louisiana and Texas, according to an analysis of federal data by The Associated Press.

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Council Meetings Could End Live TV Coverage

Updated: 10/07/2008 - A proposal before the City Council would end City 4 live coverage of the Council meetings. Some community members, and the mayor, are speaking out against the idea.

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