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NATO, Afghan Troops Move Against Taliban

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Afghan and Canadian forces moved into a series of villages outside of southern Afghanistan's largest city Wednesday to root out any Taliban militants there, while an explosion elsewhere killed four British soldiers, officials said.

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Katie Holmes to Draw Big Bucks on Broadway

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The curtain goes up September 18 for Katie Holmes' Broadway debut. Holmes will perform on Broadway on September 18 for a preview performance of "All My Sons."

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Report: Exams Reveal Abuse, Torture of Detainees

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Former terrorist suspects detained by the United States were tortured, according to medical examinations detailed in a report released Wednesday by a human rights group.

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China Yuan Hits New High Against US Dollar

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The Chinese yuan kept climbing Wednesday, with the official "parity rate" set at an all-time high against the U.S. dollar as American and Chinese officials resumed talks centering on trade and other strategic issues.

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Obama Meets with National Security Advisory Group

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Barack Obama has scheduled the inaugural meeting Wednesday of what he's calling his Senior Working Group on National Security. It includes former members of Congress and high-ranking Clinton administration officials.

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Veganic Farmers Work Without Animal Fertilizers

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The tradition of farming the land in northern New Mexico's Espanola Valley had been passed down from Don Bustos' Spanish ancestors who tilled the same soil centuries before.

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Oil Eases Further Below $134 a Barrel

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Oil prices extended their decline Wednesday despite expectations that a U.S. government report to be released later in the day will show a drop in crude oil inventories.

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Floodwaters Threaten River Towns in Ill., Mo.

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Floodwaters that bedeviled Iowans for the past week have flowed out of the state and are now threatening Mississippi Rivers towns in Illinois and Missouri.

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Actress-Dancer Cyd Charise Dies At Age 86

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Cyd Charisse, the long-legged beauty who danced with the Ballet Russe as a teenager and starred in MGM musicals with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, died Tuesday. She was 86.

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Sealed Documents From R. Kelly Trial Re-Opened

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Documents unsealed from the R. Kelly child pornography trial include claims from the prosecution's star witness that an employee of the R&B star threatened her.

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'Oz', '2001', 'Vertigo' Among AFI's 10 Top 10 Lists

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Films featuring Snow White, Dorothy Gale and the HAL 9000 were among the No. 1 picks Tuesday on the AFI's top-10 lists of the finest flicks in 10 genres, including mystery, Westerns, sports tales and courtroom dramas.

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Celtics Win 17th NBA Title With 131-92 Rout Of Lakers

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Lifted by ear-splitting chants of "Beat L.A." early and cries of "Seven-teen" in the closing seconds by their adoring crowd, the Celtics concluded a shocking rebound of a season with a stunning 131-92 blowout over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 6 on Tuesday night.

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Jackals, Lizards, Raptors Delay Flights In India

Posted: 06/17/2008 - Jackals, monitor lizards and raptors descended on a runway at New Delhi's main airport after heavy rains Monday, delaying flights, an airport official said.

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Taylor Dane Pleads No Contest To Reckless Driving

Posted: 06/17/2008 - Beverly Hills Superior Court Judge Richard Stone ordered the entertainer to serve two years' probation and complete a Mothers Against Drunk Driving program, district attorney spokeswoman Sandi Gibbons said.

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Replacing Tim Russert Tough Task For NBC

Posted: 06/17/2008 - Still reeling from Tim Russert's death, NBC News must now contemplate replacing the man who not only dominated the Sunday morning talk shows, but served as chief political commentator and ran the Washington bureau.

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