A woman with a child casts her ballot at a polling station in an elementary school during Greece's parliamentary elections in Athens January 25, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Greek leftists Syriza aim for landmark election win

ATHENS - Greeks began voting in an election expected to bring to power the radical leftist Syriza party, which has pledged to take on international lenders and roll back painful austerity measures imposed during years of economic crisis.  Full Article 

After a bear hug, Obama irons out deals with Modi in India 7:04am EST

NEW DELHI - In a glow of bonhomie, U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi worked on a series of bilateral agreements at a summit on Sunday that both sides hope will establish an enduring strategic partnership. | Video

The United States Federal Reserve Board building is shown in Washington October 28, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

All eyes on Fed after ECB fires bazooka

PARIS - After the surprises from central banks which rocked markets at the start of the year, the U.S. Federal Reserve will be watched as closely as ever this week to see that it doesn't stray from its own policy path.  Full Article 

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

Presidential candidates compete for support

DES MOINES - Potential Republican presidential candidates for 2016 jockeyed for support from conservatives in the early voting state of Iowa, and some raised doubts about the prospects for party front runners Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush.  Full Article 

A woman walks past a bicycle covered in snow during a winter snowstorm in Cambridge, Massachusetts January 24, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Winter storm hits Northeast

A winter storm brought freezing rain and snow to New York City, Pennsylvania and New Jersey and was heading into New England, causing hazardous travel conditions and delays.  Full Article 

The Vince Lombardi Trophy is lifted into the air after the New Orleans Saints defeated the Indianapolis Colts in the NFL's Super Bowl XLIV football game in Miami, Florida, February 7, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Segar

LA's lure for the NFL: Mirage or 'must do?'

LOS ANGELES - Like a shimmering desert mirage, the prospect of a National Football League team returning to the Los Angeles area has tantalized fans for two decades without coming to fruition.  Full Article 

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Polls open in crucial Greek election

Some nine million Greeks head to the polls in a crucial election seen as a reaction to years of austerity. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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