California's GOP US Senate candidate Carly Fiorina says she quoted a friend when her comment on US Senator Barbara Boxer's hair was caught by a live microphone during a California television appearance Wednesday.
Peruvian police say they will visit the hotel murder scene in Lima where Joran van der Sloot reportedly confessed to killing a 21 year-old business student.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (c.) visits a cholera treatment center run by the Rev. Franklin Graham's relief organization, Samaritan's Purse, in Cabaret, Haiti, on Dec. 11. Ms. Palin arrived in Haiti as part of a brief humanitarian mission in the impoverished nation struggling to overcome postelection violence and a cholera epidemic.
The Sarah Palin "Going Rogue" book tour begins next week.