Eavesdropping In: Gadhfi Forces Clash With Libyans; Little Hope In New Zealand Rescue Efforts; Fergie Gets A Royal Snub; Lindsay In Court; Rahm Emanuel Elected Chicago Mayor

by Emily Green · February 23, 2011

Gadhafi vows to stay in power, uses violence against Libyans to defend the west while anti-government protesters take control of the east [HuffPo]

After the 6.3 earthquake, rescue efforts in New Zealand look bleak with the death toll at 75 and hundreds still missing in the ruins [LATimes]

Sarah "Fergie" Ferguson's daughters and ex-husband to attend Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding while the Duchess of York gets the snub of a lifetime from the royal family [PE]

Lindsay Lohan is in court as we speak for her hearing in the felony grand theft case and is reportedly negotiating a plea bargain for what she hopes will be an easier, non-jail time sentence [TMZ]

Former White House chief of staff of the Obama administration, Rahm Emanuel, wins race for Chicago mayor [KTLA]