Frigid weather gripping much of the United States led to a frenzied search in northwest Nevada, where rescue teams are searching a mountainous area for two adults and four children who went to play in the snow and never returned.
RIA Novosti, Russia's state-run news agency reported on it's own demise Monday after a decree by Vladimir Putin created a new agency called Rossiya Segodnya which combines RIA Novosti and state-owned Voice of Russia radio.
Presidents and prime ministers, celebrities and royals joined tens of thousands of South Africans to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, in a memorial service celebrating a man seen as a global symbol of reconciliation.
With the cost of attending a four-year college easily inching into the six figures these days, you might be tempted to dip into your retirement savings to help cover your child's education. But by doing so, you could be making a costly mistake.