America's best chance at the Winter Olympics medal table will come in women's bobsled. Alpine skier Julia Mancuso and women's short track team could also medal, but are not favorites.
02/24/2010 07:49 am
Quirky, comical essays explore the relationship between Russian literature and life.
02/22/2010 06:15 pm
02/19/2010 11:56 am
The ground-breaking DNA study not only proved that King Tut wasn't murdered. It marks a new chapter in the application of modern science to ancient history.
02/17/2010 03:38 pm
With close to 4 million people in Spain out of work, one business is booming: debt collectors who use public shaming to extract payment.
02/17/2010 02:54 pm
At the Westminster dog show 2010, Scottish Terrier 'Sadie' took best in show. She's the eighth Scottie to win at Westminster.
02/17/2010 02:08 pm
Other countries that use the euro want to see proof that Greece is taking painful austerity measures before they spell out what a rescue might look like. It's a return to concern about 'moral hazard' -- which got trampled in the rescue of the US financial system.
02/17/2010 01:33 pm
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After years of overspending, Greece and other heavily indebted nations need the sacrifice and budget discipline symbolized by Ash Wednesday and Lent.
02/17/2010 11:43 am
Libya strongman Muammar Qaddafi, still miffed that Switzerland briefly arrested his son for allegedly beating his servant while visiting the European nation, has banned most European travel to Libya.
02/17/2010 11:30 am