A woman walks though Central Park as it snows in Manhattan, January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

'Crippling' blizzard hits U.S.

NEW YORK - Tens of millions of people in the Northeastern U.S. were urged to stay home and airlines canceled thousands of flights as the region braced for a massive blizzard that could dump as much as three feet of snow.  Live Coverage | Full Article 

Wall Street flat after leftists win Greek elections 3:04pm EST

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday after a decisive Greek election victory by the leftist Syriza party spurred concern over fresh instability in the euro zone, even as the possibility of Greece leaving the bloc was considered remote.

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 

Ukrainian servicemen fire a machine gun in the village near Mariupol, a city on the Sea of Azov, January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Maksim Levin

Ukraine rebels move to encircle troops

KIEV/ST PETERSBURG - Russian-backed rebels advanced to encircle a Ukrainian army garrison town in a new offensive that has again unleashed all-out war after a five-month ceasefire  Full Article | Video 

MeadWestvaco Corporation global headquarters in Richmond, Va. are seen in this undated handout photo. REUTERS/MeadWestvaco

$16 billion merger creates packaging giant

Packaging companies Rock-Tenn and MeadWestvaco agreed to form a combined $16 billion company to take on market leader International Paper in the U.S. and abroad.  Full Article 

Governor of New Jersey Chris Christie speaks at the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, January 24, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Young

Christie takes step toward White House bid

A source says that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his supporters have formed a political action committee ahead of a likely bid for president.  Full Article 

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama watch India's Republic Day parade from behind rain streaked bullet proof glass as they stand in the rain together in New Delhi January 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Obama pledges $4 billion to India

NEW DELHI - President Barack Obama pledged $4 billion in investments and loans to India, seeking to release what he called the "untapped potential" of a business and strategic partnership between the world's largest democracies.  Full Article | Video 

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

Oil climbs ahead of U.S. storm

NEW YORK - Oil prices were up for a second straight day ahead of the first major snowstorm expected this year in the U.S. Northeast.  Full Article 

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Massachusetts braces for 'crippling' blizzard

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker is warning residents to expect power outages and coastal flooding as the region braces for a massive blizzard. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).


The changing fortunes of fast food

McDonalds is down, Starbucks is up. Here's what the numbers tell us about America's new response to fast food.   Full Article