Four officers shot, three dead: Traffic stop in Oakland leads to fatal shootings.
President Obama v. Dick Cheney: The President responds to Cheney's criticism, says that former President Bush's terrorism policy "hasn’t made us safer."
Asylum: Sen. Kerry requests that a gay Brazilian man, who is married to an American citizen, be granted asylum.
Theologian or meteorologist: Pope blames many of Africa's problems on "clouds of evil."
Shrinking: World economy on pace to shrink by 1 to 2 percent this year.
Utah and its discontents: Campaign to legalize polygamy is underway in Utah.
Isn't this the plot of a musical?: Man dies after two rival motorcycles gangs fight at Sydney airport.
Spitzer's comeback: Former governor of New York spits on AIG.
Numbers porn: President Obama's election broken down by congressional district.
The Drug War: President Obama prepares to send federal agents and resources to the Mexican border.
Fightin' til the last: Washington Mutual is suing the FDIC.
Innocent bystander: Tree victim of automobile collision in the Central District.