By DEBBI MORELLOAssociated Press
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - A former leader of one of the country's most prominent liberal Protestant churches told residents on Sunday, weeks after one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history, that the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s words "are needed now
By RUSS BYNUMAssociated Press
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Police went to Chad Moretz's home to ask him about a friend who had gone missing and quickly found themselves in a tense standoff when a relative answered the door and whispered: "He's got a rifle. He's going to kill y'all."
By DARLENE SUPERVILLEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has rendered his opinion on what he called the most significant event of inaugural weekend: his wife's new haircut.
Said Obama: "I love her bangs. She looks good. She always looks good."
First lady Michelle Obama
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
1. OBAMA'S AMBITIOUS AGENDA FACES THAT DC GRIDLOCK
The 17th president to win re-election has goals that a divided Washington could thwart.
2. ALGERIA DEATH TOLL TOPS
ROCKFORD, Wash. - Some residents in the small town of Rockford woke up Sunday morning only to find their water wasn't working. Officials with the city say a broken underground pipe is to blame.
Crews are working to try and find the leak that's left multiple homes without water all day, and
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley firefighters were called out to a car fire Sunday afternoon that quickly turned into a structure fire.
It happened just after 1:00pm at an apartment complex off of Pines Road on Wilbur Road.
The owner we talked to on scene said they were changing a fuse in
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Latinos are taking a more prominent role in President Barack Obama's second inauguration, from the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice swearing in the vice president to a star-studded concert celebrating Latino culture.
Eva Longoria, a co-
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Consider it the first fact check of a Barack Obama campaign pledge for his second term: Will he, or Mother Nature, deliver on promised warmer Inauguration Day weather?
It's shaping up as a close call.
In September, while campaigning in
By ERIC TUCKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - District of Columbia officials have lowered their turnout estimate for Monday's presidential inauguration.
The district's homeland security director, Chris Geldart, said Sunday that officials now expect between 500,000 and 700,000 people to
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has been sworn in for a second four-year term.
Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath of office Sunday in the Blue Room of the White House. First lady Michelle Obama, daughters Sasha and Malia, and a few reporters witnessed the ceremony