A snow shoveler crosses a street during a winter snowstorm in Cambridge, Massachusetts January 24, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Here comes the snow

NEW YORK - From Philadelphia to New York City to Maine, the East Coast braced for up to 3 feet of snow. Some 1,800 flights in the area have already been canceled.  Full Article 

European markets shake off Syriza win in Greece 6:18am EST

LONDON - The euro and European shares and bonds shook off worries on Monday over Greek election winner Syriza's pledge to take on international lenders, a strong sign of confidence in the ECB's new money-printing programme. | Video

Greece rejects austerity

The head of radical leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras speaks to supporters after winning the elections in Athens January 25, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

ATHENS - Greek leftwing leader Alexis Tsipras will move to build a government that will reverse years of painful austerity following a crushing election victory by his Syriza party.  Full Article 

A car fuel display is seen in Rome January 6, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Oil prices fall on market relief over Saudi policy

LONDON - Oil prices declined, with U.S. crude falling close to a nearly six-year low, as Saudi Arabia's new King Salman moved to assuage fears of an unstable transition and any policy change in the world's largest oil exporter.  Full Article 

People remove debris near the building damaged by shelling on Saturday in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine, January 25, 2015.REUTERS/Nikolai Ryabchenko

Rebels press Ukraine offensive

NEW DELHI/KIEV - Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive after restarting the war in eastern Ukraine with the first all-out assault since a truce five months ago.  Full Article | Video 

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) and first lady Michelle Obama (L) walk with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) as they arrive in pouring rain to attend India's Republic Day parade in New Delhi January 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Obama at India parade cements ties

NEW DELHI - President Barack Obama watched a dazzling parade of India's military might and cultural diversity, the second day of a visit trumpeted as a chance to establish a robust strategic partnership between the world's two largest democracies.  Full Article | Video 

Ground staff wave to a Malaysian Airlines aircraft as it leaves Kuala Lumpur International airport in Sepang outside Kuala Lumpur November 17, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

'Cyber Caliphate' hack Malaysia Airlines site

KUALA LUMPUR - A group calling itself "Official Cyber Caliphate" said it hacked the official website of national carrier Malaysia Airlines, but the airline said its data servers remained intact and passenger bookings were not affected.  Video | Full Article 

Potential Republican candidates target U.S. economy

Potential Republican presidential candidates for 2016 hit out at U.S. President Barack Obama's economic policies, in a bid to attract donors at a forum in California. Yiming Woo reports.

UFO hunter: Wearing a hat shaped like a alien space craft, Jim Muyres, of Madison Lake, Minn., video tapes the arcade outside of the international UFO convention in Roswell, the site of an alleged UFO crash in 1947. ake/DIGITAL/Photo by J.

Of UFOs, tinfoil hats and travel

From teachable homepages to induction cookers--some highlights from the week that was.   Full Article