Matthew Sollars

Matthew Sollars appears in the following:

Judge Rejects Monserrate's Expulsion Suit

Friday, February 19, 2010

A federal judge rejected Hiram Monserrate's suit to block his expulsion from the New York State Senate.

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What Makes Good Ice Skating Music?

Friday, February 19, 2010

Figure skating coach Joe Jorgens talks about the best music to skate to.

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Plane Crashes into Texas Building

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Officials say a software engineer furious with the Internal Revenue Service flew his small plane into an Austin building housing nearly 200 federal tax employees.

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More Taliban Leaders Arrested in Pakistan

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Pakistani and U.S. intelligence agents continue to strike at Afghan Taliban leaders based in Pakistan.

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Obama Touts Success of Stimulus Spending

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

President Barack Obama says things would be much worse without the stimulus program that he signed one year ago today.

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Obama Pledges Loans for Nuclear Reactor

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

President Obama says it is time for the U.S. to build its first nuclear reactor since the 1970's, and he's committed billions to make sure it happens.

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New Rides Coming to Coney Island

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Visitors to Coney Island will have a few more rides to hop onto starting this summer.

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Commanders Claim Success in Afghan Attack

Monday, February 15, 2010

U.S. and Afghan commanders say they're succeeding in pushing Taliban fighters from strongholds around the city of Marjah in the southern part of the country. 

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Indiana Democrat Announces Retirement

Monday, February 15, 2010

Senator Evan Bayh, Democrat of Indiana, announced on Monday that he will not seek a third term in Congress this fall.

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Afghan-NATO Assault Begins in Marja

Friday, February 12, 2010

A force of 6,000 American, Afghan and British troops have launched their attack on the Taliban stronghold of Marja.

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Luge Athlete Dies In Training Run Crash

Friday, February 12, 2010

A luge athlete from Georgia was killed in a crash during a training run on the Olympic sliding track in Vancouver.

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Bill Clinton Leaves Hospital After Heart Surgery

Friday, February 12, 2010

The former President may be back to work as soon as Monday.

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Christie Freezes Funds to Schools, NJTransit

Thursday, February 11, 2010

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is withholding payments to the state's schools, universities, hospitals and other programs in order to close a $2.2 billion budget shortfall.

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Clampdown and Defiance in Iran on Anniversary

Thursday, February 11, 2010

A huge pro-government crowd at state-run celebrations in Iran today dwarfed opposition protesters, who were stymied by a massive security clampdown.

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Iraq Orders Security Guards Out of Country

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Iraq has told about 250 former and current employees of Blackwater to leave the country within seven days or face having their visas pulled.

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State Senate Expels Monserrate

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The state Senate voted to expel Sen. Hiram Monserrate on Tuesday, following his conviction last year for misdemeanor assault.

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Obama Urges Bipartisanship in Washington

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

President Barack Obama wants bipartisan cooperation on measures to spur job creation, lower the deficit and complete health care reform.

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Death Toll Rises in Haiti Earthquake

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Haiti's government now says 230,000 people died in the Jan. 12 earthquake that leveled much of the capital of Port-au-Prince and surrounding areas.

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Jackson's Doctor Pleads Not Guilty

Monday, February 08, 2010

Michael Jackson's doctor has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter charges related to the pop star's death eight months ago.

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Afghans Flee before NATO Offensive

Monday, February 08, 2010

Hundreds of people living in a Taliban-controlled section of Afghanistan are fleeing before a Nato-offensive gets underway.

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