10 things to know for Tuesday, Jan. 7: Unemployment bill tops Congress' list
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
The highs might reach just the single digits in Georgia and Alabama, while the Midwest continues to shiver in the record-setting chill.
Democratic supporters of the three-month extension say they are close to the 60 votes needed to advance the White House-backed bill.
Many economists think the new chair's big challenge will be deciding how to ease off some steps that Bernanke took to cure the Great Recession.
With general elections approaching, a 16-year-old's death is triggering protests and finger-pointing along with demands to make women's safety a priority.
His Hong Kong studio popularized the kung fu genre, churned out nearly 1,000 movies and launched lots of careers — but he let Bruce Lee get away.
Jerry Sandusky is expected to participate by video in a hearing seeking to get back the benefit revoked after his child molestation conviction.
The company has been working to make sure it's not using minerals from mines held by armed groups in Congo.
Trial is nearing its end in the case of a California man who died after a confrontation with police captured in surveillance video.
Sasheer Zamata will join "Saturday Night Live" when new episodes start this month, only the fifth black woman on the cast since 1975.
The Heisman winning Florida State quarterback struggled for much of the BCS championship — then put together the drive of his life in a 34-31 win over Auburn.