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— FOX U.S. Jet Crash Lands in Libya, but Crew Believed Safe…TRIPOLI, Libya — A U.S. warplane on patrol in Libya crash-landed in Libya Tuesday after a mechanical failure, but the crew of the F-15E Eagle is believed to be safe. Just after midnight local time, the jet crashed just east of Benghazi in rebel held territory. The military has made contact with both pilots and says are they safe, but the weapons officer has yet to be recovered.
Fox News Visited Qaddafi Compound After Strike
— Japan Official: Nuke Plant Pool At or Near Boiling…Pool storing spent fuel at crippled nuclear facility is near boiling point, raising radiation dangers for evacuees
— CNN (CNN) – Donald Trump, whose flirtations with a presidential bid continue, says he has special experience dealing with Libyan leader Moammer Gadhafi.
Japanese Coast Guard Rides 23-Foot Tsunami Wave
–FOX U.S. Eyes Qaddafi Terror Response…WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence agencies are watching for signs that a desperate Col. Muammar al-Qaddafi, under attack from a coalition air assault, could resort to acts of terrorism against Western targets.
— RAW DATA: Office of Military Commissions Email…The following is the text of a Feb. 25, 2011, email from the Office of Military Commissions regarding defense accommodation in the trial of 9/11 attack suspects
— Reuters Nancy Pelosi briefly hospitalized in Rome…House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi was released from a short stay in a hospital on Monday and is resuming her scheduled activities in Italy, spokesman Nadeam Elshami said.
Heritage – Scott Rasmussen on the Unpopularity of Obamacare
— Energy Secretary Chu Embraces High Gas Prices, Again…This weekend, Energy Secretary Steven Chu appeared on Fox News Sunday and host Chris Wallace asked him about his desire in 2008 for Americans to punitively pay more at the pump in order to wean them off of gasoline. Shockingly, Chu did not walk back his comments as he has attempted to do in the past.
RT – What if Fukushima meltdown not stopped on time?
—> Power lines connected at Japan nuke plant (AP) – The operator of Japan’s leaking nuclear plant says power lines have been hooked up to all six reactor units, though more work is needed before electricity can run through them.
— CFP Obama’s Letter To Congress Regarding Libya…Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:) At approximately 3:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, on March 19, 2011, at my direction, U.S. military forces commenced operations to assist an international effort authorized by the United Nations (U.N.) Security Council and undertaken with the support of European allies and Arab partners
— They’re Big, They’re Bald and They’re Back! Hamilton, ON, March 21, 2011 – And it’s happening. Two young bald eagles have decided to settle down on a nesting site inside Royal Botanical Gardens property at Cootes Paradise.
— [Chicago Breaking News] Controversy over creationist Libertyville,IL. teacher…The issue of a Libertyville High School instructor teaching creationism in the science classroom is likely to be brought up in the public comment section of tonight’s Community High School District 128 board meeting.
— AL.COM Alabama bills aim to protect animals from gassing, abuse, dog-fighting…At least three bills have been introduced in the state Legislature that animal rights activists say would offer increased protection to animals.
This morning on NPR’s popular comedy show, Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me, a segment aired where a contestant had to choose which of three strange news stories was actually true. One of the (false) options concerned conservative commentator Michelle Malkin. The NPR show joked that, after Malkin had advertised her belief that President Obama is a “secret Muslim” and that she believes other “secret Muslims” are “taking over this country,” she found, to her dismay, that her own grandfather was a Muslim.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Rival tanks deployed in the streets of Yemen’s capital Monday after three senior army commanders defected to a movement calling for the ouster of the U.S.-backed president, leaving him with virtually no support among the country’s most powerful institutions.
* What Killed Knut the Polar Bear?
Many are mourning the death of four-year-old polar bear Knut, who died suddenly at the Berlin Zoo. Animal Expert John Downer joined Fox and Friends to weigh in on what might have caused the animal’s death.