NASA said Wednesday it was looking into a problem with a malfunctioning cooling pump on the International Space Station, but there was no immediate danger to the six crewmen on board. A valve on a pump on one of the station's two external cooling loops shut down because it was ...
Authorities say they've found two adults and four children who've been missing in the frigid mountains of northern Nevada since Sunday. Officials say they were taken to the hospital after they were found Tuesday. All were in good condition. (Dec. 10)
A Texas woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, under a deal that her attorney has said would cap prison time at 18 years. (Dec. 10)
Aviation experts are taking part in a hearing in Washington this week, to help the National Transportation Safety board with its investigation into the crash of Asiana Airlines plane last summer in San Francisco. (Dec. 11)
Nelson Mandela's casket was driven to a military hospital in the South African capital, Pretoria on Wednesday. (Dec. 11)
Monsignor Robert Weiss of St. Rose of Lima church had to bury eight of the children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary. A year later, the tragedy has changed how he sees the world. (Dec. 11)
Ukrainian police clashed with demonstrators in Kiev, but then backed off. The protesters are occupying a city square in Ukraine's capital. They want the country's government removed. (Dec. 11)
Possible House action this week against Iran could fall short of new penalties that might derail a short-term nuclear agreement and Senate steps seem further off, as the Obama administration appealed for patience. (Dec. 11)
Here's the latest news for Wednesday, December, 11th: Sign-up trend for Obamacare turns positive; NTSB reports on Asiana Airlines crash; Biden eulogizes Mandela at DC memorial service; Time Magazine picks Pope Francis as "Man of the Year."
U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander has replaced his chief of staff after learning the staffer's home was being searched as part of a child pornography investigation. Alexander said in a statement Wednesday that it'll be up to the courts to judge Ryan Loskarn, but "under these circumstances, he cannot continue to ...