10 things to know for Wednesday, Feb. 12: Why an ice storm causes so much damage in the South
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
The region has many trees hanging over utility lines. Ice buildup causes limbs to snap, knocking out power.
The world's best-known, most-successful and best-marketed snowboarder lost to a man they call the "I-Pod," and now, he may never hear the end of it.
A city councilman is elected mayor of America’s eighth-largest city in a special election to fill the unexpired term of disgraced former Mayor Bob Filner.
Republican disunity means the party can no longer take a hard line on the issue and force Obama to negotiate.
President, Michelle Obama find just the right seat for the French president traveling solo after breaking up with the first lady — between them.
Two weeks after washing ashore in Marshall Islands, Jose Salvador Alvarenga meets with crush of journalists but can’t find the words to speak.
Proponents say warm climate, diverse flora make City of Angels the perfect place to rejuvenate bee populations.
But the new effort may work because it’s more far-reaching, on a tight timetable and has Defense Secretary Hagel’s backing.
Sky, a 5-year-old, beats a standard poodle named Ally to win the 138th show. A bloodhound named Nathan was the crowd’s favorite.
His wife, Yvette, has given birth to identical twin daughters. Victoria and Ysabel were born Sunday in Florida.