President-elect Barack Obama prayed and honored America's fallen heroes, accompanied by large crowds and musical entertainment at the base of the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday.
The gas dispute with the Ukraine shows that there are no easy answers to resolve the issue and that Russia is still trying to control its former territory.
Martin Luther King Jr.'s words were remembered Sunday at black churches across the country. The day coincided with the excitement of the presidential inauguration of Barack Obama, the first black president.
Artist Robert Templeton's portraits of civil rights leaders, including the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., are on display at the Mattatuck Museum Arts & History Center in Waterbury, Conn., through March 22.
Thirteen-year-old Rayna Sims and about 100 of her classmates are working toward bringing awareness of the world water crisis to Columbia through a UNICEF fundraising effort known as the Tap Project. The idea is to get local businesses to encourage customers to donate $1 or more for otherwise free tap water.
Two kinds of peanut butter crackers will be pulled because of a potential link to a salmonella outbreak. McKee Foods joins Hy-Vee, Kellogg and others in recalling products.
Whether it’s squeezing in a daily morning jog, collecting post cards or blogging online, side hobbies provide a welcome escape from the monotony of daily routines. Seven years ago, Tracy Harmon of Hallsville discovered her leisure-time distraction in making jewelry.
There have been numerous noteworthy indications of a new spirit of cooperation among Republicans and Democrats.
Officials found more than 30 IEDs in two separate raids. They also found other weapons and drugs.
Unless the city restores credit protection on $36 million of city-backed bonds by April or pays them off with interest in five years, Wall Street's struggles will certainly damage a city budget already needing layoffs, tax hikes and salary freezes to stay balanced.
He parties, too, but briefly
At a pre-inauguration celebration politics and music mixed at Union Station.
A group of Columbia residents is traveling together to witness Barack Obama's inauguration. Several of the travelers are former campaign volunteers, one of whom has a ticket to the ceremonies.
Relief was expressed as Hamas and Israel declared a truce after three weeks of war, though no long-term goals have been achieved by either side.
Here is a list of events in Columbia and online to watch the Presidential Inauguration.
Asian-Americans are the country's fastest growing minority group and are increasingly becoming more involved in politics. For example, David Chiu was elected to the second most powerful position in local government in San Francisco — president of the board of supervisors.
Gov. Jay Nixon thanked employees of Employment Security for working overtime. Since July, some employees have volunteered to work overtime to process unemployment claims.
A newspaper reported that the foundation had paid nearly a half million dollars to the Olympian's husband's foundation. He said the money was used properely.
He was also wanted for questioning in two homicides and another shooting.