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'Whos' on First at Box Office Again

Updated: 05/12/2008 - LOS ANGELES - Audiences are still listening to Horton and his Who pals. "Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who," 20th Century Fox's animated adaptation of the beloved children's book, remained the top movie for a second straight weekend with $25.1 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

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Cheney Hears Palestinian Complaints

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Palestinian leaders asked Vice President Dick Cheney on Sunday to pressure Israel to halt settlement construction and voiced other complaints that deflated Cheney's hopeful words about Mideast peace.

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Coast Guard: 4 Dead, 1 Missing From Ship

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Four crew members died Sunday and another was missing after a Seattle-based fishing boat began sinking in high seas off Alaska's Aleutian Islands, the Coast Guard said.

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China Blasts Dalai Lama, Pelosi on Tibet

Posted: 03/23/2008 - China accused the Dalai Lama on Sunday of stoking Tibetan unrest to sabotage the Beijing Olympics and also berated House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, saying she is ignoring the truth about Tibet.

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US Ponders: How Deep Is Economic Abyss?

Posted: 03/23/2008 - For months, Americans have been subjected to a sort of economic water torture — a maddening drip of bad news about jobs, gas prices, sagging home values, creeping inflation, the slouching dollar and a stock market in bumpy descent.

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Attacks Kill 57 In Iraq; Green Zone Hit

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Rockets and mortars pounded Baghdad's U.S.-protected Green Zone Sunday and a suicide car bomber struck an Iraqi army post in the northern city of Mosul in a surge of attacks that killed at least 57 people nationwide.

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Details on Some Media Online Ad Networks

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Martha's Circle launched in November with about a dozen food and lifestyles sites, including Apartment Therapy, The Wednesday Chef and Style Me Pretty. Initial advertisers include Macy's, Ace Hardware and Bank of America.

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Pope Rejoices Over Conversions on Easter

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Pope Benedict XVI rejoiced over conversions to Christianity in an Easter Sunday Mass on the steps of St. Peter's Basilica a day after he baptized a prominent Muslim newspaper editor.

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China Blasts Dalai Lama, Pelosi on Tibet

Posted: 03/23/2008 - China accused the Dalai Lama on Sunday of stoking Tibetan unrest to sabotage the Beijing Olympics and also berated House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, saying she is ignoring the truth about Tibet.

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Cuban Bassist Cachao Dies; Mambo Pioneer

Updated: 03/23/2008 - Cuban bassist and composer Israel "Cachao" Lopez, who is credited with pioneering the mambo style of music, died Saturday. He was 89.

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McCain: I Learned From Keating Five Case

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Sen. John McCain 's ethics entanglement with a wealthy banker ultimately convicted of swindling investors was such a disturbing, formative experience in his political career that he compares the scandal in some ways to the five years he was tortured as a prisoner of war in Vietnam.

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China Attacks Pelosi Over Tibet Remarks

Posted: 03/23/2008 - China attacked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Sunday for her recent meeting with the Dalai Lama, accusing her and other "human rights police" of double standards and ignoring the truth about the unrest in Tibet.

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Suicide Bomb Kills 13 Iraqi Soldiers

Posted: 03/23/2008 - A suicide car bomber killed at least 13 Iraqi soldiers and wounded dozens more people in Iraq's north on Sunday. Meanwhile, the U.S.-protected Green Zone in Baghdad came under fire from either mortars or rockets, and a round that fell short injured two bystanders.

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Midwesterners Fight Deadly Spring Floods

Posted: 03/23/2008 - As floodwaters pushed against the Valley Park levee, Tracy Ziegler pushed a cold beer toward one of his customers at Meramec Jack's bar and grill.

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Free By Error, ex-Radical Back In Prison

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Just days after her release on parole, a former 1970s radical was headed back to prison Saturday to serve at least one more year after corrections officials said a miscalculation resulted in her early release.

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Endeavour Crew Rests Before Trip Home

Posted: 03/23/2008 - With their fifth and final spacewalk under their belt, Endeavour's astronauts planned to take some well-deserved time off on Sunday before starting the journey home.

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Cheney: `Painful Concessions' For Peace

Posted: 03/23/2008 - A Mideast peace agreement will require "painful concessions" by Israelis and Palestinians who must work together to defeat those "committed to violence," Vice President Dick Cheney said Sunday.

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Pope Calls for Peace at Easter Mass

Updated: 05/12/2008 - Pope Benedict XVI rejoiced over conversions to Christianity a day after he baptized a prominent Muslim, marking Easter Sunday in a rain-drenched appearance in which he renewed calls for peace in Iraq, the Holy Land and Tibet.

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Musharraf Says 'Real Democracy' Begins

Posted: 03/23/2008 - Embattled President Pervez Musharraf hailed the start of a "new era of real democracy" in Pakistan and vowed Sunday to support an incoming government led by foes bent on diminishing his powers.

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Suicide Bomb Kills 13 Iraqi Soldiers

Posted: 03/23/2008 - A suicide car bomber killed at least 13 Iraqi soldiers and wounded dozens more people in Iraq's north on Sunday. Meanwhile, the U.S.-protected Green Zone in Baghdad came under fire from either mortars or rockets, and a round that fell short injured two bystanders.

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China Lashes Out At Crackdown Critics

Posted: 03/23/2008 - China lashed out Sunday at critics of its crackdown on Tibetan protesters, describing U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as "habitually bad tempered" while claiming the Western media serve those who want to smear the communist country.

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