It looks very similar to Newhouse Condensed via WhatTheFont. Take a look at he 'R', it is undeniably similar with the curve at the foot of the leg.
As far as other typefaces for the web go, there are lots of other great headliners to choose nowadays. Made possible by CSS3 (@font-face), services like TypeKit, and sites dedicated to web fonts like FontSquirrel. It's an exciting time for Typography enthusiasts as these new technologies and smart people who make these services provide a platform what the web has been missing for quite some time -- access to custom typefaces without much red tape.