On this day in 1950, Truman proclaimed a national state of emergency in order to fight "Communist imperialism."
* Detailing the CIA
's post-9/11 activities.
* Florida halts executions
after botched lethal injection. Meanwhile, a federal judge in California declares lethal injections unconstitutional
* Abbas calls for new elections in Palestine
* Interpreting the census data
* Was Litvinenko
killed over a dossier?
* Saving Kazakhstan with iodized salt
* Taking a new look at the French and Indian War
* Famed book publisher Judith Regan
fired over the O.J. Simpson debacle.
* "First cloned cat has kittens"