Here are the basics about ACORN and about the videos that have put the organization in hot water.
The EU's monitor for Afghanistan election suggests that 1.1 million of the incumbent president's votes must be investigated.
Mullen's comments to Congress Tuesday were the first time he has gone on record saying the Afghan war needs even more American forces.
It'll cost an extra $3 billion a year to keep a viable program aloft, a review panel says.
Average balances are now above what they were in early 2008, in the throes of the financial crisis, for most classes of account holders. But retirement income remains at risk for many.