Officials are confident they've accounted for everyone caught in the twister.
College costs could go up, thanks to Washington
For a talented, creative few, there?s David Letterman. For most, there?s a labyrinth of paperwork, hard decisions and painful sacrifices that could have dramatic repercussions on their financial health decades from now. Paying for college in America is hard. And a fight may be brewing in Washington that could leave college grads paying more ? [...]
Immigration bill heads to full Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) ? A far-reaching bill to remake the nation's immigration system is headed to the full Senate, where tough battles are brewing on gay marriage, border security and other contentious issues, with the outcome impossible to predict.
N. Korean leader sends 'special envoy' to China
North Korea sent a top military official in an apparent bid to mend frayed relations.
Officials say Benghazi suspects under surveillance
The five men are said to be under round-the-clock U.S. surveillance in Libya.
Garcetti builds lead as L.A. picks new mayor
Councilman Eric Garcetti has opened a growing lead in the race for Los Angeles mayor.
Iran's Ahmadinejad denounces election decision
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) ? Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says a decision by election overseers to disqualify his top aide from an upcoming presidential race is an act of "oppression" and he will take the case to the country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
600 police photos of Tucson rampage scene released
PHOENIX (AP) ? In the chaotic moments after a gunman wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, investigators quickly turned a patrol car into a makeshift whiteboard, using markers to scrawl relevant information about the investigation.
Portland, Ore., rejecting water fluoridation PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ? The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city's drinking water.
Up to 30 hurt in crash in northwest Ohio BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) ? The state Highway Patrol says up to 30 people have been injured in a crash between a commercial bus and a car on Interstate 75 in northwest Ohio.