- Pete Rouse replaces Rahm Emanuel.
- A police riot rocks Ecuador.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger signs a decriminalization bill.
- The Senate passes a law against loud commercials.
- Pakistani soldiers are accused of extrajudicial killings.
- The Cato Institute releases its annual gubernatorial report card.
- The polygamist stars of a reality TV show run into trouble with the marriage police.
- An alleged message from Osama bin Laden urges Muslims to invest in infrastructure, fight pollution, and work on disaster relief.