Researchers found that two of the Tetons' biggest glaciers have lost more than 20 percent of their surface area since the late 1960s.
The decline in Americans' household wealth has led to uncertainty about how strong the economic recovery will be. The uncertainty is visible in the Dow's fluctuations – such as a drop of nearly 200 points Monday morning.
Today, winds help turn on the lights, run TVs and power washers, dryers and ovens in thousands of homes all over New England.
Virulent meetings over healthcare reform lead some in Congress – especially Democrats – to seek less public ways to engage voters.
Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination draws focus to the gains of minority and female judges nationwide.