List by Month: 12-2009

White House Moves On Trimming Contracting Costs

12.22.09 | FL News Team

Efforts to slice 40-billion dollars in annual contracting costs are on track...

Alaska Coastline Eroding At Steady Pace

12.22.09 | FL News Team

Chunks of Alaska's North Slope are dropping into the sea at an alarming rate...

Easterners Digging Out From "Blizzard Of 2009"

12.21.09 | FL News Team

Residents of the northeast are spending the first official day of winter digging out of the "Blizzard of 2009."...

Healthcare Bill Passes Key Senate Hurdle

12.21.09 | FL News Team

All 60 Democrats in the U.S. Senate made it through the snow to help push for an overhaul of the nation's healthcare system....

Philippines Braces For Major Volcano Eruption

12.21.09 | FL News Team

People in the Philippines are bracing for a massive volcano eruption...

Army Commander Bans GI Pregnancies In Northern Iraq

12.21.09 | FL News Team

Getting pregnant could get some soldiers court-martialed...

Sub Five-Percent Mortgage Rates May Be Endangered

12.18.09 | FL News Team

Home buyers with good credit were finding 30-year fixed rate mortgages under five-percent this week....

Government Agency Recalls Tree Topper Ornament For Fire Hazard Issue

12.18.09 | FL News Team

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a voluntary recall of an angel ornament...

Spending Bill Funds Pentagon, Pork

12.18.09 | FL News Team

A bill that would fund the Pentagon through September cleared a procedural hurdle in the Senate early today..

Scientists Discover Deepest Undersea Volcano

12.18.09 | Sarah Harnisch

Watch the high-definition video of a spectacular eruption.