Unemployment falls to 9.0 pct., only 36K new jobs - AP

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The unemployment rate dropped sharply last month to 9 percent, the lowest level in nearly two years

Motorola to officially split into 2 companies - AP

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Motorola will divide into two companies and begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday

EPA moving unilaterally to limit greenhouse gases - AP

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The administration announces plans for developing new emissions standards over the next year

Calif. set to adopt sweeping cap-and-trade rules - AP

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California air quality regulators are poised to adopt the nation’s most sweeping greenhouse gas regulations

Chavez might sell Citgo - AP

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Dictator may get rid of Venezuela’s U.S.-based oil company, Citgo Petroleum Corp.

2nd blast ends rescue effort in New Zealand - AP

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29 miners dead after 2nd blast at New Zealand mine

Satellite appears to show NKorea nuke building - AP

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New satellite images show construction under way at North Korea’s main Yongbyon atomic complex

GM launching IPO, ending government majority stake - AP

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General Motors is returning to life as a public company Thursday with a stock offering worth potentially $23 billion, ending the government’s role as majority shareholder

Nader seeks suspension of GM stock offering - AP

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Nader estimates taxpayers could lose nearly $5 billion with the initial public offering

Why Fed bond-buying plan is raising trade tensions - AP

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The Federal Reserve’s plan to buy more Treasury bonds has incited critics at home to complain of inevitable high inflation and financial turmoil

Despite claims, bailouts not over yet - AP

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The Treasury Department says its bank bailouts are over, but the spending continues

Grandma's ashes mistakenly sold at Fla. yard sale - AP

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Grandma Marge’s ashes weren’t for sale, but a bargain hunter in Florida walked away with them anyway

More than falf of the Chilean miners rescued, effort continues - AP

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Miners rescued from 69 day entrapment

US expert: Chile "good and lucky" but risks remain - AP

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Never before has anyone tried to rescue miners from such depths

Getting out from between a rock and a hard place - AP

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Dramatic endgame nears for trapped Chile miners

Test shows Chile mine rescue shaft works - AP

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Rescuers on Monday finished reinforcing the hole drilled to bring 33 trapped miners to safety and sent a rescue capsule nearly all the way to where the men are trapped

A way out, at last, for Chile's 33 trapped miners - AP

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Sixty-six days after their mine collapsed above them, 33 miners were offered a way out Saturday as a drill broke through

Apple may surpass Exxon as most valuable company - AP

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Apple’s move to the top would be a strong signal that investors are now expecting growth to be driven by spending from average consumers

Union rejects concessions at GM Indianapolis plant - AP

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GM has been planning to close or sell the plant west for three years and now a potential buyer has dropped its bid after unions refuse pay cuts

Vulnerable Democrats rely on federal help - AP

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Dems remind constituents of how often they’ve brought home the bacon