Caught in the Web: Fans pleased with Ellen's first 'Idol' appearance

Here are some stories we found tonight, "Caught in the Web":

Danica trouble-free in 1st Nationwide practice

Danica Patrick has taken the next step in her stock car racing education, staying out of trouble and learning as much as she can in her first NASCAR Nationwide series practice at Daytona International Speedway.

Haiti judge to free U.S. missionaries in kidnap case

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - A Haitian judge has decided to release 10 U.S.

Bonds for Mets' Citi Field lowered to 'junk' status

Citi Field's bonds have been lowered to junk status by Standard & Poors and Moody's Investors Service because the company that insures the reserve fund for many of them is having financial troubles.

Vikes fans aggressively show Favre love

While Brett Favre is mulling his decision about next season, fans in Minnesota are using a unique form of persuasion.

U.S. ski star Vonn worried injury could keep her out of Olympics

Lindsey Vonn bruised her right shin while training last week and might skip some practice sessions at the Olympics but plans to race.

Former Rep. Charlie Wilson dead at 76

LUFKIN, Texas - A hospital spokeswoman says former Rep. Charlie Wilson of Texas has died at the age of 76.The Trinity native served in Congress for the second district of Texas for more than two decades.

Fog delays first training run of men's downhill

Fog has forced the first men's downhill training run to be delayed after Didier Cuche of Switzerland posted the fastest time on the Olympic course.

Johnson, Logano to use backup cars in Daytona 500 after crash

Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano sustained damage to their racecars during the second practice on Wednesday.