The Iceland volcano has also disrupted tourism, trade in goods, and other economic activities for the US.
Bode Miller has won three medals in three races at these Winter Olympics. With two races left, will he feel any pressure – as he did in Turin – to win five?
Petter Northug Jr., the Usain Bolt of cross-country skiing, is ready to redeem Norway's 2006 embarrassing relay performance, while a resurgent US team could win its first medal since 1976 at the Vancouver Olympics.
Women ski jumpers sue for the right to compete in the Vancouver Olympics and stop men from jumping if women can't.
President Obama struck agreements with insurers, doctors, drug companies, and hospitals to keep them from turning against healthcare reform. What are they?
The national debt is worrying to conservatives and liberals alike. The question? What to do about it.
Scientists make new strides in energy conversion.
Their legendary caution and thriftiness has helped the country avoid bank failures and a housing crash. Take that, America.