March 10th, 2008
05:30 PM ET

Afternoon Buzz

What an afternoon!!  New York's governor Eliot Spitzer is accused of meeting with a prostitute.  He spoke to reporters just a couple hours ago.  And, the Vatican has a NEW list of sinful behaviors.  Are you GUILTY?  Here's your afternoon buzz:

Top Stories
Sources: N.Y. Governor under prostitution investigation
New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is under investigation for allegedly meeting with a prostitute in a Washington hotel, two sources with knowledge of the investigation tell CNN.

Cheney to visit Mideast, promote peace
President Bush, dispatching Vice President Dick Cheney to the Middle East, said the goal is to get Israelis and Palestinians to hold firm to the promises they've made toward peace.

Spike in gasoline prices has only just begun
Gasoline will hit a new record high price – perhaps as early as Tuesday – and experts say it will likely continue to soar in tandem with the skyrocketing price of crude.

 Raw Politics
Obama rejects being Clinton's No. 2
Sen. Barack Obama Monday flatly rejected suggestions he would be a vice presidential running mate for Sen. Hillary Clinton.

Ron Paul says he's still in the race
U.S. Rep. Ron Paul of Texas is still in the presidential race ... sort of.

McCain working to fill campaign coffers 
Sen. John McCain worked to replenish his campaign cash reserves Monday, attempting to narrow the fundraising advantage Democrats are expected to have going into the general election.

Crime & Punishment
Police seek second 'person of interest' in UNC death
A shadowy figure in the back seat of an SUV in surveillance photos is a second "person of interest" in the slaying of the University of North Carolina student body president, police said Monday.

K-9 officer accused of starving dog 
A Miami K-9 officer surrendered to police Monday for allegedly starving his police dog to death.

What YOU will be TALKING about TONIGHT
Vatican lists new sinful behaviors 
A Vatican official has listed drugs, pollution and genetic manipulations as well as social and economic injustices as new areas of sinful behavior.

Ledger's will leaves nothing to daughter
Heath Ledger's will leaves nothing to his former girlfriend and their 2-year-old daughter because...

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