â€¢ Barack Obama calls for a $50 billion bailout of state and local governments.
â€¢ Five New Orleans cops and ex-cops are indicted for a Katrina killing.
â€¢ New Jersey launches a war on oysters.
â€¢ Americans say they've uncovered almost a trillion dollars' worth of untapped mineral deposits in Afghanistan.
â€¢ The FDA considers a more reliable form of emergency contraception.
â€¢ Iceland's parliament votes unanimously to legalize gay marriage.