Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:44:02 GMT
East Coast Snow Storm Shuts Down New York City, Snarls Travel Plans
NEW YORK (AP) — A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding coastal eastern Long Island into Maine with high winds and heavy snow, but it failed to live up to the hype in big cities like Philadelphia and New York, ...
Snowstorm sweeps northeast US, New York spared its brunt
Watch Live: Track the Northeast Blizzard
NYC travel ban lifted, subways reopen as blizzard spares NYC
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:51:09 GMT
Gunmen kill at least 3 guards, take hostages at Tripoli hotel, Libyan official says
BREAKING: A Libyan security official says that gunmen have stormed a luxury hotel in Tripoli and taken an unknown number of hostages after killing at least three guards. Essam Al-Naas, a spokesman for a Tripoli security agency, told the Associated Press ...
hotel in Libya 'stormed by Islamic State gunmen'
Islamic State Affiliate Says It's Behind Assault on Libyan Hotel
Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, Stormed by Terrorists
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:16:31 GMT
New York, New Jersey lifts travel ban; New England braces for major snowstorm
Millions across the Northeast were told Tuesday to stay home from work and school, even as forecasters revised predictions that had originally called for record-breaking amounts of snow in some of America's biggest cities. The blizzard had originally been ...
Northeast blizzard: Travel bans lifted in New York, New Jersey
Travel bans lifted in New Jersey, New York City
The latest on the Northeast snowstorm
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:21:55 GMT
New York Times
Obama Arrives in Saudi Arabia to Pay Respects to King's Family
New York Times
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Obama arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, leading a bipartisan delegation of prominent current and former officials to offer condolences for the death of King Abdullah and pay respects. Air Force One landed midafternoon ...
Obama to bolster crucial Saudi alliance amid Mideast unrest
Obama Arrives in Saudi Arabia
Obama Defends US Ties as He Pays Respects in Saudi Arabia
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:57:20 GMT
Los Angeles Times
Drone crashes at White House; its operator contacts Secret Service
Los Angeles Times
The operator of a small drone that crashed on the White House grounds early Monday morning has acknowledged operating the device and is cooperating with Secret Service officials, according to a statement from the agency. lRelated Obama, Indian leader ...
Obama: We need more drone regulations
Drone Debate Hits Close to Home for White House
Man says he accidentally flew drone over White House
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:56:07 GMT
New Greek Finance Minister Likens Euro to Hotel California
It's no secret what Yanis Varoufakis thinks Greece should do with its debt. The economics professor at the University of Athens, who announced his appointment as the country's finance minister in a posting on his personal blog on Tuesday, has been arguing ...
Greek bailout critic says he will be new finance minister
Greek bailout critic named new finance minister
Leftist Economist Yanis Varoufakis Named Greek Finance Minister
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:09:23 GMT
2 police officers shot, 1 person dead at Minn. city hall
NEW HOPE, Minn. — Two police officers were struck by gunfire and a suspect was shot and killed at New Hope City Hall Monday night. Authorities say the shooting happened as a city council meeting was wrapping up in the Minneapolis suburb. They say two ...
Sheriff: 2 Officers Shot At New Hope City Hall
Officers shot at Minnesota city building OK, gunman dead