Search Daily News Videos and More

Loading

Friday, January 9, 2009

The Covert Legacy

David E. Sanger, The New York Times's chief Washington correspondent, talks about problems and covert programs that President-elect Barack Obama will inherit from President Bush.

This New York Times video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Hard Times Hit the Vanderbilt Mansion

A storied Gold Coast mansion on Long Island, which was the home of William K. Vanderbilt and is now a museum, is now in financial straits and may close in January.

This New York Times video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Scene From 'The Reader'

Watch a scene from "The Reader", starring Kate Winslet and David Kross. Video courtesy of the Weinstein Company. (Dec. 11)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

How Needle-Exchange Programs Work

Needle-exchange programs, like those in San Francisco, can help reduce HIV infections and drug overdoses, WSJ's Bobby White reports. But while federal funding for such programs has grown in recent years, they still face many challenges.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Tastings- Red, White and Brut - Yes We Can!

WSJ's Tastings Columnists Dottie Gaiter and John Brecher says yes we can celebrate Inauguration Day, with wines from red to white, and sparkling. Here's to Change!

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Selling Stocks Door to Door Rain or Shine

Jim Haston, a door-to-door financial advisor for Edward Jones Investments, hits the streets and attempts to get people warmed up to the idea of investing amid a very chilly economic landscape.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

House Votes to Impeach Blagojevich

The Illinois House of Representatives voted 114 to 1 to impeach Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who was arrested and charged with corruption last December. Video courtesy of Fox News.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

BCS Title Game- Florida Players Talk Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow leads the Florida Gators to victory, defeating the Oklahoma Sooners in the 2009 BCS National Championship Game. Jeremy Berg with FoxSports.com interviews Florida players, who all sang praises for their quarterback. Video courtesy of FoxSports.com.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

The Auto-Tech Paradox at C.E.S.

The automobile market isn't suffering alone. The market for in-vehicle technology, those screens, navigation devices and audio systems inside cars, is tanking right along with it.

This New York Times video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Cold Shoulder for 'Dark Knight'?

It's that time of year, when Hollywood starts patting itself on the back again. But the big award shows might lose viewers by ignoring one of the most popular movies from 2008: "The Dark Knight." MarketWatch's Russ Britt reports. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Burris Testifies Before Senate Committee

Roland Burris speaks before a Senate committee to prove he has no connection to the Blagojevich scandal and that he is deserving for the position of Illinois Senator. Courtesy Fox News.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

The Week Ahead in Europe

Financial results from retailers will be in focus in Europe and any weakness is likely to be punished by investors. The European Central Bank will meet and is expected to cut rates to help the region's economies stand up to a deepening recession. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Insider Stock Buying Jump, Is Bottom Near?

Barron's explores insider buys by company executives and board members and what this may mean for the market. Does this mean the bottom is near?

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Stocks Today- The Recency Effect

Barron's Bob O'Brien talks about how equity investors are falling back on the latest piece of economic research, rather than looking at the prevailing trends. O'Brien also looks at latest payroll numbers.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Look Ahead in Asia- Satyam Fallout

Some of scandal-hit Satyam's rivals announce earnings this week, with the market watching for any reaction to their competitor's alleged fraud. Also on the radar is a possible political showdown in Thailand. Michael Kitchen reports. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

MarketWatch Hot Stocks Report- Homebuilders

Homebuilders take a tumble Friday after KB Home offers little optimism for the housing market in 2009 and the government says the labor market is as bad as it's been since World War II. MarketWatch's Greg Morcroft reports. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Assessing the Employment Landscape

Tig Gilliam, chief executive officer of Adecco Group discusses Friday's jobs report, what it signals to Capitol Hill and where pockets of strength exist for people looking for employment. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama Announces National Security Team

President-elect Barack Obama appoints Leon Panetta to director of the Central Intelligence Agency and Dennis Blair to Director of National Intelligence. After his announcement, he quickly shifted back to the economy. Video courtesy of Fox News.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Europe Set to Receive Gas Supplies Soon

Days into the price dispute between Moscow and Kiev left much of Europe without gas. European Commission President Barroso says all should be in place to get Russian gas flowing again to Europe via Ukraine. Courtesy Reuters.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Hard Burn

A new "fire and water"-proof external hard drive is unveiled at the CES gadget show, and WSJ's Andy Jordan gives it a test burn.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Evolving Viral Profit

A followup to the online viral video hit "Evolution of Dance" debuts Monday. But at CES, WSJ's Andy Jordan busts a move and finds out how the new video may spell out a new profit model for viral videos.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

U.N. Votes for Gaza Ceasefire

The U.N. votes for Gaza ceasefire after days of haggling. The resolution "stresses the urgency of and calls for an immediate, durable and fully respected ceasefire, leading to the full withdrawal of Israeli forces from Gaza." Courtesy Reuters.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Porn Industry Joins Bailout Line

Congress begins pushing out President-elect Barack Obama's massive economic-stimulus package, an estimated $800 billion. Now the question is how the money will be spent. The latest industry seeking a government bailout is the porn industry. Video courtesy of Fox News.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Unemployment Report Making a Case for Stimulus

The unemployment rate surges to 7.2%, the worst since 1945. WSJ economics reporter Kelly Evans says the U.S. is only a year into the downtown, but is already seeing the results. She tells colleague Phil Izzo how the report is making a case for a massive economic-stimulus package.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Pharmaceuticals Rebel with a Cause

WSJ's Alicia Mundy speaks with consumer advocate Sidney Wolfe about what his appointment to an FDA committee means for his fight for better drug safety.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Casting Bernie Madoff- The Movie

Who should play the Wall Street financier if a movie were made about his rise and fall? It's a juicy role, and MarketWatch's Jon Friedman lists his top candidates. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Rolling Stone Goes Green

Chuck Leavell, keyboardist for the Rolling Stones, launches the "Mother Nature Network," which provides information on going green as well as environmental and sustainability issues. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Michelle Obama- First Lady and Fashion Icon

From her love of bold colors to her penchant for figure-hugging sillouettes, Michelle Obama is the first lady fashion designers and style watchers have been waiting for. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Sneak Peek At Globes Menu

CBS cameras take a tasty sneak peak at the Golden Globes Awards show menu, which will feature a mix of American, European and Asian dishes.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

AP Top Stories

Here's the latest news for Friday, January 9, 2009: Israeli government says Gaza offensive to continue; Vice-President elect arrives in Pakistan; New Charges for Suspect in Anchor Murder; Millions rush home for the Lunar New Year festival.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Michelle Obama- First Lady and Fashion Icon

From her love of bold colors to her penchant for figure-hugging sillouettes, Michelle Obama is the first lady fashion designers and style watchers have been waiting for. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Family of Transit Shooting Victim Urges Calm

The family of an unarmed man who was fatally shot by a transit police officer is pleading for peace one day after rioters damaged hundreds of businesses in Oakland, Calif. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire

The U.N. Security Council has approved a resolution calling for an immediate and durable cease-fire between Hamas militants and Israeli forces now fighting in the Gaza Strip. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Key Panel Recommends Impeaching Blagojevich

A key panel unanimously recommended impeachment for Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Senate appointee Roland Burris appeared in front of the panel and told the impeachment committee that he didn't cut a deal with Blagojevich. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Businesses Fight to Stay Open in Tough Economy

Small business owners across the country wondering how long they can survive as they struggle to draw in customers. On Thursday, President-elect Barack Obama urged Congress to act quickly on a plan aimed at reviving the U.S. economy. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Sheriff Jailed Over Skimpy Meals for Prisoners

A federal judge ordered an Ala. sheriff to be jailed after local inmates accused the sheriff of pinching pennies on their food and pocketing the profits. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Wash. Flooding Closes Roads, Stalls Commerce

Floods, mudslides and avalanches in the Pacific Northwest kept tens of thousands of people from their homes and stranded hundreds of trucks along the major highways that link Seattle's busy ports with markets around the country. (Jan. 8)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Jobless Rate Jumps to 7.2 Percent in December

While president-elect Barack Obama is trying to drum up support for his nearly $800 billion economic recovery plan, the U.S. unemployment rate bolted to 7.2 percent in December. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Michelle Obama- First Lady and Fashion Icon

From her love of bold colors to her penchant for figure-hugging sillouettes, Michelle Obama is the first lady fashion designers and style watchers have been waiting for. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Dems Push Labor Rights, Starting With Equal Pay

Democrats in Washington are pushing to be more labor-friendly, starting with votes on two bills designed to help women fight pay discrimination in the workplace. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Powell Promotes Service for MLK Day

Gen. Colin Powell is asking Americans to consider their day off on Martin Luther Day a 'day on' instead. Powell announced the Presidential Inaugural Committee's 'Renew America Together' initiative on Friday to take place on Jan. 19th. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Blagojevich- Impeachment Was Not Unexpected

Gov. Rod Blagojevich said Friday that the Illinois House's decision to impeach him wasn't a surprise because he's been engaged in a struggle with lawmakers since his re-election in 2006. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Defenses Headline BCS Championship Game

All the predictions were for a high-scoring shootout. Instead, it was an underrated defense that made the difference as Florida grabbed the national title for the second time in three years. The AP's Jason Bronis has more. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Florida Takes Home Title for 2nd Time in 3 Years

The University of Florida has won the BCS title for the second time in three years. The Gators defeated the Oklahoma Sooners Thursday night. Final score was 24 to 14. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Illinois House Impeaches Gov. Rod Blagojevich

The Illinois House voted overwhelmingly Friday to impeach Gov. Rod Blagojevich, an unprecedented action that sets up a Senate trial on whether he should be thrown out for allegedly trying to sell President-elect Barack Obama's Senate seat. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Biden Arrives in Pakistan, Gets High Honor

Pakistan conferred one of its highest awards on visiting Vice President-elect Joe Biden as he arrived Friday for talks with the country's top military and political leaders. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Gaza Violence Continues Despite U.N. Resolution

Israel and Hamas are still intensely fighting despite a U.N. resolution calling for a cease-fire. A Hamas spokesman says it's not interested in the cease-fire, because the group was not consulted. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Gators Fans Chomp on Another Natl Title

University of Florida fans savored a second national title in three years, after its victory over Oklahoma in the BCS Championship game on Thursday night in Miami. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

New Charges for Suspect in Anchor Murder

The man accused of killing an Arkansas television anchor now faces capital murder and rape charges in connection to the slaying. 28-year-old Curtis Lavelle Vance is accused of killing Anne Pressly back in October. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Jobless Rate Jumps to 7.2 Percent in December

The nation's unemployment rate bolted to 7.2 percent in December, the highest level in 16 years, as nervous employers slashed 524,000 jobs. The labor market is expected to remain weak as mass layoffs continue. (Jan. 9)

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

AP Top Stories

Here's the latest news for Friday, Jan. 9th: UN Security Council approves Mideast cease-fire; Illinois House panel recommends impeachment; Severe weather pummels Washington state; Jail food puts Alabama sheriff behind bars.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama's Hopeful Economic Speech

CBS News RAW: President-elect Barack Obama spoke at George Mason University in Washington, D.C. to detail his sweeping economic stimulus plan and the need for urgent action.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama Pushes Economic Plan

President-elect Obama introduced his economic plan in Washington, D.C. today. He confronted skeptics and urged Congress to work "day and night" to pass his plan.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Ted Kennedy Speaks To CBS News

Senator Ted Kennedy (D-MA) answered some questions for CBS News' Wyatt Andrews on the Daschle confirmation hearing and his health.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Notebook- Unknown Soldiers

In the Army's letters to the families of deceased service members of Iraq and Afghanistan the solider was addressed as John Doe. As Katie Couric reports, we must not forget those who died for our country.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Mirror's Edge

Electronic Arts redefines what it means to be a courier in this first person action-adventure title.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Mirror's Edge- Runners

What is Mirror's Edge about? Find out what Electronic Arts' latest game offers here.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Eye-Popping 3D Webcam

Daniel Sieberg spoke with David Holder from Minoru which just launched a 3D webcam. The camera takes video that requires 3D glasses to view.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Freezing Food, Not Frozen Food

Amy Goodman from All You magazine shares tips with Harry Smith for the best ways to save food at home in the freezer and save more money.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Mind Control Game

Daniel Sieberg spoke with Mattel's Jim Sheridan about their new mind control toy, Mind Flex. The game uses brain waves to power a fan that floats a ball through an obstacle course.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Floods Upend Northwest

Melting snow and heavy rain have made things miserable in the Northwest. Floods remain a huge problem in Washington and Oregon. John Blackstone reports.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Madoff's Hidden Assets

Prosecutors are trying to have Bernard Madoff's bail revoked after investigators found 100 signed checks totaling more than $173 million ready to be sent to his loved ones. Randall Pinkston reports.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Tenn. Toxic Sludge Woes

Several weeks after billions of gallons of coal ash spilled throughout the Tennessee Valley region, workers are still struggling to contain the toxic waste. Mark Strassmann reports.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Cashing In on YouTube

Although it's perceived as a recreational video sharing site, some people are earning six-figure money on YouTube. Michelle Miller reports.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Working Towards A Cease-Fire

UN diplomats are working through the evening in the hopes of creating a lasting resolution to stop the conflict in Gaza. But as Mark Phillips reports, their efforts have not yet produced results.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama- Economy Could Get Worse

President-elect Barack Obama said the recession could "linger for years" if Congress does not act quickly to enact his proposed rescue package. Chip Reid reports.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Berlin Philharmonic plays online

The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra has broken with tradition to appear for the first time live on the Internet.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Tom Cruise On Jett Travolta

Tom Cruise, a fellow Scientologist and friend to the Travoltas got emotional on "The View" about Jett Travolta's death as the family held a private service in Florida, reports Kelly Cobiella.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Unemployed? Get Insurance!

Financial adviser Ray Martin explains the value of health insurance for those who lose their jobs and employer-funded plans.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Paris show samples global emotions in 450 videos

French Photographer Yann-Arthus Bertrand wanted to know what makes people across the world tick, and sent out six directors to interview 5,000 people.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

D.C. Wavers On Obama Stimulus

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg tells Harry Smith President-elect Barack Obama may get a bit of hot air from Congress over his economic stimulus plan, instead of swift action.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Soviet-style Belarus takes first free-market steps

Belarus is making tentative steps to open up its economy and attract foreign investors. But the authoritarian president is nevertheless reluctant to relinquish control. An AFPTV report.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Top Al-Qaeda operatives reported killed in Pakistan

A US counterterrorism official has reported that the head of Al-Qaeda in Pakistan and his lieutenant were killed in the past days. There was no immediate confirmation.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Mickey Rourke's Comeback

Actor Mickey Rourke talks with Serena Altschul about the first time he met director Darren Aronofsky. Aronofsky confronted Rourke about his bad-boy reputation before giving Rourke the starring role in "The Wrestler."

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

A Star Is Downloaded

Michelle Miller spoke with Michael Buckley, host of the You Tube show, "What the Buck?!" about how internet fame has changed his life and increased his bank account

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

8 Years Of 'Bushisms'

President Bush will be remembered for many things, some of which he may want to forget. But, along the way, Bush has poked fun at others too.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama's new spy chiefs to break with Bush years

Completing the top ranks of his national security team, the president-elect named retired admiral Dennis Blair as director of national intelligence and veteran Washington player Leon Panetta to head the Central Intelligence Agency.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Tension on day of prayer in Jerusalem

A look at the atmosphere in Jerusalem on the day of prayer as the Gaza assault continues.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Poland reins in gas consumption

Poland is continuing to receive the bulk of its supplies via a pipeline running through Belarus.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Obama makes national security appointments

Obama makes national security appointments

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

France fights to keep the Brits coming

With the British Pound worth little more than the Euro, a trip across the Channel has become a lot more expensive for the UK�s Francophiles. So what's the mood at France�s annual celebration of culture, food and travel in London?

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Blagojevich Impeached

Voting of the Illinois House.

This video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Getting The Fridge In Shape

Registered dietician Keri Glassman shares tips with Julie Chen for organizing food in the fridge in ways that can improve eating habits.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

More Gadgets From The CES

Daniel Sieberg and CNET's Natali Del Conte bring a peak at laptop cases, kids' video cams, and GPS personal tracking systems.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Israel presses on with Gaza strikes despite UN resolution

A defiant Israel pounded Gaza with bombs and shells Friday, vowing to pursue its war on Hamas despite a truce order from the UN Security Council.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Kate's No Lady In Waiting

British tabloids have dubbed Prince William's girlfriend Kate Middleton "Waity Katie," criticism for her lack of employment and an engagement ring, reports Sheila MacVicar.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Passing Time In Iraq

American troops in Iraq miss their families at home and cope in different ways, reports Dave Price.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

About Face On Facial Hair?

Stars are proudly sprouting their scruff, prompting a return to the moustache. "The Early Show" anchors get a fantasy facial makeover.

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Kate Hudson Shines

Actress Kate Hudson just won a People's Choice award and talks to Maggie Rodriguez about being single and her latest role in "Bride Wars."

This CBS video brought to you by News Distribution Network.

Loading up on guns in time for inauguration

Gun sales in the US have soared since the victory of president-elect Barack Obama. One gun shop owner in Farmington New Mexico has found creative ways to sale AK-47 and Glock hand guns.

This AFP video brought to you by News Distribution Network.