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Film critic Judith Crist dies at 90

August 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

This 2008 photo released courtesy of Steven Crist shows Judith Crist at a restaurant on Long Island, N.Y. Crist, a blunt and popular film critic in the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012 at her Manhattan home. She was 90. She was a reviewer for the “Today” show, TV Guide and the [&hellip...

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Sharon Osbourne in reality show battle with NBC

August 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – This Jan. 15, 2012 file photo shows Sharon Osbourne at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. Osbourne says she’s ready to say goodbye to “America’s Got Talent.” Osbourne took to Twitter on Tuesday, addressing...

Michelle Obama heads back to Leno's stage

August 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 31, 2012 file image originally released by NBC shows first lady Michelle Obama speaking with host Jay Leno during an appearance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” in Burbank, Calif. NBC announced Monday, Aug. 6, that...

NASA releases low-res video of Mars rover descent

August 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Jennifer Trosper, Mars Science Laboratory, MSL mission manager, JPL, adjusts the high-gain antenna on a rover model during a news briefing on the last data and imagery from Sol 1 at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., Monday, August 6,...

Gunman in Sikh temple attack was white supremacist

August 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

This Monday, Aug. 6, 2012 photo shows a duplex home in Cudahy, Wis. where Sikh Temple of Wisconsin shooting suspect, Wade Michael Page, lived upstairs. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) — Before he strode into a Sikh temple with a 9mm handgun...

Are you happy? Ben Bernanke wants to know

August 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 7, 2012 file photo, Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate Budget Committee. Bernanke says data that show the U.S. economy in recovery doesn’t fully capture the...

Officials: Sikh temple shooter white supremacist

August 6, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

A woman sits with a candle during a vigil for the victims of the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin shooting, in Milwaukee, Sunday, Aug 5, 2012. An unidentified gunman killed six people at a Sikh temple in suburban Milwaukee in a rampage that left terrified congregants...

Touchdown: NASA rover Curiosity lands on Mars

August 6, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity team member Miguel San Martin, Chief Engineer, Guidance, Navigation, and Control at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, left, celebrates with Adam Steltzner, MSL entry, descent and landing (EDL) of the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL),...

Many wildfire evacuation orders lifted in Oklahoma

August 6, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Gov. Mary Fallin, left, hugs James Sparr who lost his home and busines, in the background, after wildfires burned across the state in Mannford, Okla., Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Tulsa World, Mike Simons) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Many Oklahoma residents...

Syrian forces vow 'decisive' showdown for Aleppo

August 6, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this image made from a video released by the Baraa Brigades and accessed Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, a Free Syrian Army soldier, right, tells an Iranian man to display his identification cards in Damascus, Syria. Armed men in the video identify themselves as...