Google Toolbar 5 for IE was recently released, and it includes an update to its News feature. Now, a drop down box includes tabs for 5 news niches: Top Stories, U.S., World, Entertainment, and Science/Technology.
You can check the headlines without leaving the page you're currently browsing or click a link to read more about a news item you're interested in.
Here's a screenshot:
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