The White House referred to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans a "terrorist attack" for the first time on Thursday. Press Secretary Jay Carney described the assault as an act of terrorism to reporters aboard Air Force One.
The iPhone 5 is available at 356 Apple stores in the U.S. today. One of the biggest features of the company's new iOS 6 operating system is a new Maps app. However, the biggest complaint from users who updated to the new system is that maps app. Many have reported misplaced towns and cities.
The 2012-2013 Farmer's Almanac has printed a summary of the national weather for November to March. The summary shows a cold and dry winter season for New England and a "mild and dry" winter for most of the Upper Midwest. Last winter was the 4th warmest in recorded U.S. history.
Space shuttle Endeavour returned to California on Thursday after a cross-country journey honoring NASA workers and former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords and her astronaut husband Mark Kelly. The shuttle will head to Los Angeles International Airport where it will be prepared for a ride through the city streets before becoming a museum showpiece.
Friday, December 13 2013 4:02 PM EST2013-12-13 21:02:52 GMT
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - One student was in critical condition Friday after reports of a shooting at a high school in suburban Denver, hospital and state officials said. The student was in surgery, saidMore >>
One student was in critical condition Friday after reports of a shooting at a high school in suburban Denver, hospital and state officials said.More >>
Friday, December 13 2013 12:12 PM EST2013-12-13 17:12:29 GMT
A Sioux Falls man accused of killing a motorcyclist in a distracted driving accident in July pleaded guilty to first degree manslaughter charges Friday.Brent Michael O'Neal, 22, was charged with firstMore >>
A Sioux Falls man accused of killing a motorcyclist in a distracted driving accident in July pleaded guilty to first degree manslaughter charges Friday.More >>
Friday, December 13 2013 10:13 AM EST2013-12-13 15:13:56 GMT
One of Minnehaha County's most wanted criminals was arrested in Lake County Thursday. Drake Tyler Wendel, 22, was arrested around 7 p.m. at a home in Madison, the Lake County Sheriffs Office said. WendelMore >>
One of Minnehaha County's most wanted criminals was arrested in Lake County Thursday. More >>