Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Today's Jog Blog
Obama to sign stimulus bill Tuesday
Obama names task force to advise on cars
European stocks sag over US stimulus plan
Stimulus Bill Rekindles New Deal Debate
Tribune's Zuckman joins Obama administration
Clinton meets families of NKorea abductees
Obama to decide 'shortly' on troops for Afghan war
Despite Obama pledge, Justice defends Bush secrets
Bill Clinton: Obama has year or more of support
GM, Chrysler race to meet US deadline
GM, Chrysler won't offer many details today
UAW: Progress but deal unlikely today
General Motors' High-Wire Bankruptcy Act
Let's explore what defines the American car
Burris changes story on Senate
Burris to tour parts of Illinois
Evidence points to icing woes in crash
Sirius XM Preparing Worst-Case Scenario
Apple sued over iPhone screen tech
Try the smash-him-up Madoff doll
Founder of Mulsim TV network beheads wifePhotobucket
Ex-Astronaut: Global Warming Is Bunk
Weekend fireball wasn't falling satellites
Celebrity Chimp Gets Loose, Attacks
Police kill chimp after woman is injured
Armstrong's bike stolen after race
Ortiz has strong words for steroid users
A-Rod’s future hangs on news conference
Selig denies complicity in steroids scandals
No charges filed against Phelps
Trump Entertainment files for Chapter 11
2nd boy claims to be daddy
Underage mother denies other lovers
Idaho couple ties knot in funeral home
Rap mogul injured in hotel fight
Timberlake named most stylish
Chris Brown apologizes, seeks counseling
Brown, Rihanna and the image problem
DMX to star in zombie game
'Idol' ratings down 8 percent
Lily Allen: 'Kids should try drugs'
Salma Hayek marries French tycoon
Kate Moss 'Three Months Pregnant'
Men Are Bigger A$$-Kissers to Bosses than Women

Video: Vision for the Space Elevator

Of Local Interest:
Manager Says Peanut Plant Complaints Ignored
Morris Brown College Faces Water Bill Deadline
Patti LaBelle blasts Civic Center
Husband questioned in wife's death
Man charged in rooming house stabbing
Teens lied about pal's alcohol use
Labor Dept. Upgrades Phone System After Glitch
Georgia Medicaid to get $530M boost
Snellville fires ruled arson
Angel Ministries loaned $1M to relatives
Teens injured in stolen van crash
Peanuts on NW Airlines prompt protests
Report faults Atlanta for lack of park space
Missing DeKalb exec may have been killed
Rules stop Richt from keeping promise
Moore fulfills dream of playing for Jackets
Software bug bloats Atlanta water bills
Murder defendant screams at prosecutor
When does gay tolerance go too far?
Moog acquires Georgia-based Videolarm
So. Baptists report increase in plants
Falcons Could Lose 2 Def. Linemen
Gov’t created "illusion of food safety"

Crews gather remains at NY crash site
Ice is eyed as crash culprit
Final descent 20 times too fast
Teenager struck, killed by Amtrak train
Some stations make early switch to digital
Superheroes Recognize Presidents’ Day
New N.Y. senator keeps rifles under bed
Kansas suspends income tax refunds
Oklahoma Storm Recovery Slow-Going
USDA extends comment period
Tennessee farms grow in size

Close, but no budget yet in California
Liberals not pleased with "Slow-bama"
Did Overeager Twittering Blow GOP Chances?
Stem cell order soon from Obama
Gay Marriage Back in the Spotlight
The Once-Again Vacant Job at Commerce
Lessons in entitlement spending

As The World Turns:
Japanese finance minister stepping down
Venezuela says ‘Yes’ to no pres. limits
Gaza population 'rising rapidly'
China offers qualified support for Pakistan
Mugabe Surrenders, Swears in Tsvangirai
Zimbabwe accuses new min. of terrorism
Aussie churchgoers mourn fire victims
Is Pakistan shifting its India policy?
Taliban announces Swat ceasefire
Seoul to Build Missile Center by 2012
Saudi king appoints 1st female min.
Millions of pilgrims flock to Karbala

In Sport:
Ortiz has strong words for steroid users
A-Rod’s future hangs on news conference
Selig denies complicity in steroids scandals
Lance Armstrong's bike stolen after race
Richardson suspended 1 game after charge
Racing faces tough times?
More money for LPGA in Korea
NY’s Robinson slams Howard
Campbell wins fight, loses bulge battle
Bill Russell lands overdue honor

The Economy, Stupid:
Obama calls stimulus 'a major milestone'
Obama, With a Pile of Chips
Stimulus struggle hints at party showdown
Geithner Takes Plan To Global Leaders
How will the stimulus plan affect you?
Banks Agree To Foreclosure Moratoriums
SEC Probes Irregularities At Stanford Bank

Bank of East Asia Posts 1st Loss in 4 Decades
Japan stocks fall to near 4-month low
Something free for taxpayers
AARP offers free tax help at libraries
Sirius XM Preparing Worst-Case Scenario
Wave of Bad Debt Swamps Companies
Google scraps radio advertising business
Samsung Flexes Muscles With Omnia HD
Nonworking spouses save for retirement

Microsoft Plans Global Retail Chain
Microsoft announces Windows Mobile 6.5
Windows Marketplace for Windows Mobile
57 great Windows repair tools in one place
Properly Erase Your Physical Media
Adobe to make video on smartphones
Twitter Nabs $35 mln in New Funding
New Zealand Internet blackout protest
Facebook: All Your Stuff Is Ours, Even If You Quit
Spark Capital joins in Twitter’s $35M investment
Twitter: love it or hate it, everybodys talking
The Twitter Happiness Score
Top 10 Twitter Tips for Beginners
I Can Has Cheezburger to Launch “Son of a Tweet”
Glenn Close’s dog-focused website lands $4M
Apple sued over iPhone screen tech
$250k bounty for Conficker creator
Woman sues MS over XP downgrade charge
Revised Guidelines For Online Ads
Would You Pay For YouTube?

Readings in evolution
Data sharing to stop satellite crashes?
Tracking reveals songbirds' route
Tom Hanks, Ron Howard visit CERN
Space 'stew' challenges theory on life
If this spaceship’s a-rockin…

The Game:
DMX to star in zombie game
Amazon drops rape simulation game
"Guitar Hero" fails to save Activision
Flower: May Create Happiness
Octuplet Mom Gets a Wii
TNA game maker in financial trouble
Midway Games Runs Out of Tokens

The Life:
The Best Dive Bars in America
The 10 Best Potato Chips
Inside the Lamborghini Gallardo
Glossary of British Slang
Sweat the Small Stuff
Gym Candy to the Rescue