Our early headlines:
— WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Loses Extradition Appeal.
— Lawyer: One Of Cain's Accusers Wants Her Story Told.
— Crisis Talks In Cannes Over Greek Bailout Plan.
— French Newspaper Firebombed After Satire Involving Prophet Muhammad.
Other stories of the day include:
— "Oakland Gears Up For General Strike, Which Could Bring Thousands To Downtown." (The Oakland Tribune)
— "U.S. Futures Rise, Commodities Climb Before Fed." (Bloomberg News)
Related: Federal Reserve policymakers release their latest economic forecast and policy statement at 12:30 p.m. ET. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is due to hold a news conference at 2 p.m. ET.
— "Four North Georgia Men Charged In Alleged Covert Militia Plot." (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
— "Soldier, 22, Held On Suspicion Of Spying." (Anchorage Daily News)
— "Frank McCourt Agrees To Sell Dodgers." (Los Angeles Times)