A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as it was open during Winter Storm Juno in the Manhattan borough of New York January 27, 2015.  REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Wall Street falls on earnings

NEW YORK - Stocks fell in a broad decline, with the Dow seeing outsized losses after several blue chip components' earnings results pointed to weakening conditions  Full Article 

Too soon to say 'mission accomplished' in Kobani: U.S. official 2:05pm EST

WASHINGTON - It is still too early to declare "mission accomplished" in Kobani, the northern Syrian town where Kurdish fighters have largely pushed out Islamic State militants, a senior State Department official said on Tuesday.

A man stands in falling snow on West 42nd street in Times Square in New York, January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar

New York spared brunt of snowstorm

BOSTON/NEW YORK - A blizzard swept across the northeastern United States, dropping as much as 2 feet of snow across Massachusetts and Connecticut.  Full Article 

Texas Governor Rick Perry answers questions from the media after taking an aerial tour over a fertilizer plant explosion site in West, Texas, in this April 19, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Jaime R. Carrero/Files

Softer tone on climate for some in GOP

WASHINGTON - "'I'm not a scientist' won't be a winner in the presidential field," Republican strategist Ford O'Connell said of the now common response Republican lawmakers and candidates offer when asked about climate change.  Full Article 

A woman reacts while sitting near a man, taking cover with a blanket, at a hospital in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

Rebels say government forces pushed back

KIEV/MOSCOW - Ukrainian separatists said they had pushed government troops out of two districts on the outskirts of their main stronghold in Donetsk.  Full Article 

People ride a double bicycle past a logo of The Alibaba Group at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province November 10, 2014.  REUTERS/Aly Song

Yahoo too much for Alibaba to swallow

Yahoo pushed China's Alibaba into the global spotlight a decade ago with a billion dollar investment. Now the tables are turning.  Video 

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, sitting in a wheelchair, addresses the nation during a televised speech in Buenos Aires, January 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Argentine Presidency/Handout via Reuters

Argentine president to dissolve spy agency

BUENOS AIRES - President Cristina Fernandez plans to disband Argentina's intelligence agency amid suspicions that rogue agents were behind the mysterious death of a state prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center.  Full Article 

Auschwitz: 70 Years On


For Holocaust survivors, the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is a time of loss and sadness.  Video 

Blizzard slams Northeast, but NYC spared

A blizzard swept across the Northeast, dropping as much as two feet of snow across Massachusetts, even as its impact on New York City fell short of dire predictions. Linda So reports.