Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others.
U.S. will face Germany, Ghana and Portgual in World Cup first round
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil (AP) -- The United States will play Germany and Ghana in the first round of next year's World Cup, facing the nations that eliminated the Americans from the last three tournaments.
Massive winter storm wallops Texas, much of the Midwest
The National Weather Service has issued ice and winter storm warnings for 10 states. Oklahoma, Arkansas and Tennessee have already declared states of emergency.
Solid US job growth cuts unemployment to 7 pct.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. job market is proving sturdier than many had thought.
Many flee in fear to C. African Republic airport
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — At first, it was just a few people running from the men with machetes and guns. Then the trickle of fear that led straight to the airport swelled into a flood.
Obama's fixer-upper website races to catch up
WASHINGTON (AP) — It looks like President Barack Obama's fickle health insurance website is finally starting to put up some respectable sign-up numbers, but its job only seems to have gotten harder.