Texas Rep. Ron Paul received a welcome befitting a man with a suddenly serious chance to win next week's Iowa Republican presidential caucuses as he arrived in the state Wednesday for a final burst of campaigning.
A babysitter confessed that he bludgeoned a 9-year-old Indiana girl to death then dismembered her, hiding her head, hands and feet at his home and dumping the rest of her remains nearby. The babysitter has a criminal record in Florida.
For many in Russia, it's a case of deja vu. The discontent today mirrors the unhappiness of two decades ago. That's when public protests over three days brought down the Soviet Union and set a new course for the country.
Vice President Joe Biden unleashed a biting critique of Mitt Romney's policies Friday and the Republican came swiftly back at him -- a full-contact preview of what the general election might look like should Romney win the GOP nomination.