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Alaska towns deal with cruel grip of winter

January 10, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 photo provided by the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, vehicles move down snow-covered streets in the fishing town of Cordova, Alaska. Residents have turned to the state to help them dig out of massive snow levels that have collapsed roofs, triggered avalanches and even covered doors, [&hellip...

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Rain kills at least 8 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

January 10, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Rescue personnel work at the site of a mudslide that killed at least eight people in Jamapara, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, Monday, Jan. 9, 2012. Heavy rains caused mudslides along Rio de Janeiro state, raising the number of dead there and in neighboring...

US condemns Iranian death sentence for American

January 10, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011 video frame grab image made from the Iranian broadcaster IRIB TV, U.S. citizen Amir Mirzaei Hekmati, accused by Iran of spying for the CIA, sits in Tehran’s revolutionary court, in Iran. An Iranian court has convicted...

Police say Colo. bomb that hurt 2 was in paper bag

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Lafayette Police Corporal Hill puts up police tape at the scene of a car bomb Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 near 337 Lodgewood Point in Lafayette, Colo. Two people inside the car were injured and taken to the hospital from the explosion. (AP Photo/The Daily Camera,...

Giffords leads crowd in Pledge of Allegiance

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

People hold lights aloft during a a memorial vigil remembering the victims and survivors of the shooting that wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, 12 others and killed six one year ago Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York) TUCSON, Ariz. (AP)...

Bus crash in icy Montana kills 2, injures dozens

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

An investigator with the Montana Department of Transportation’s Motor Carrier Division looks at the interior of a Rimrock Stages bus that crashed on any icy stretch of Interstate 90 east of Missoula, near Clinton, Mont., Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, killing...

Tom Hanks’ Web series to stream on Yahoo

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Dec. 15, 2011 file photo, actor Tom Hanks attends the premiere of “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close” at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York. “Electric City,” an animated futuristic series Hanks has been developing for...

Conservative commentator Tony Blankley dies at 63

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE- In this March 7, 1995, file photo, House Speaker Newt Gingrich, center, and his press secretary, Tony Blankly, left, meet with reporters during a daily Capitol Hill news conference. Blankley, a conservative author and commentator who served as press...

Imagine this: ‘American Idol’ without Seacrest?

January 9, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

From left to right, American Idol Judges Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson, and host Ryan Seacrest participate in the American Idol panel at the Fox Broadcasting Company Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena , Calif. on...

Romney brushes off rivals’ barbs in NH debate.

January 8, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, left, listens to Texas Gov. Rick Perry answer a question during a Republican presidential candidate debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP)...