Lawyer in Landrieu phone case wants quick resolution

NEW ORLEANS - An attorney for one of the four men accused in the Senator Landrieu phone tampering scheme is trying to resolve the issue quickly. The lawyer says he has met with federal prosecutors, but would not say whether those talks involved a

Caught in the Web: Baldwin makes quick recovery from hospital trip

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

DeGeneres is a rising star in daytime

Executives at Warner Brothers have long believed that Ellen DeGeneres is the heir apparent to Oprah Winfrey in daytime TV.

Luge crash death overshadows Games big day

VANCOUVER - Nodar Kumaritashvili, a 21-year-old Georgian luger, died after a horrifying crash in training Friday, casting a pall over the Winter Olympics hours before the Games were to be declared open.

Tiger misses deadline, will not play in Match Play

The 64-man field at the Match Play Championship does not include Tiger Woods.

UConn's Calhoun won't commit to coaching next season

Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun says he will not commit to coaching beyond this season, even though his 3 1/2-week medical leave of absence did nothing to diminish his desire to coach basketball.

Glazer: Dolphins grant LB's wish, release Porter

Miami Dolphins veteran linebacker Joey Porter is getting his wish, as the Dolphins are releasing Porter.

Olympic luger dies after training run crash

A men's Olympic luger from Georgia died Friday after a crash during training.

Contractor suing state

A Baton Rouge contractor is suing the state over the Interstate 10 widening project. Coastal Bridge Company filed the suit after the state handed the contract to a firm with the highest cost and longest project completion date. The state contra