- NASA astronauts tackle urgent spacewalking repairs
21 Dec. 201312:45 PM ET
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronauts removed an old space station pump Saturday, sailing through the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line.
- 3 US military aircraft hit in S. Sudan, 4 wounded
21 Dec. 201312:56 PM ET
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Gunfire hit three U.S. military aircraft trying to evacuate American citizens in a remote region of South Sudan that on Saturday became a battle ground between the country's military and renegade troops, officials said. Four U.S. service members were wounded in the attack in the same region where gunfire downed a U.N. helicopter the day before.
- San Francisco transit, union leaders reach deal
21 Dec. 201310:50 AM ET
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and labor union leaders announced a new deal early Saturday, saying the final issue in their ongoing dispute has been resolved.
- Gay couples wed in Utah after judge overturns ban
21 Dec. 20134:28 AM ET
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Elisa Noel rushed to the county clerk's office with her partner immediately after learning that a federal judge overturned Utah's ban on gay marriage. They waited in line for a wedding license and were married in an impromptu ceremony punctuated with Noel giving the officiant a high-five.
- Obama focuses on a tough year's ups, not its downs
21 Dec. 20133:16 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Has the fifth year of his presidency been its worst? President Barack Obama laughs off such questions even as he acknowledges many months of frustrating ups and down.
- Bode Miller improving race by race ahead of Sochi
21 Dec. 20131:24 PM ET
VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Bode Miller, improving race by race, appears right on schedule to peak for the Sochi Olympics in February.
- Vonn optimistic about Sochi despite new setback
21 Dec. 20139:23 AM ET
VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Lindsey Vonn felt her injured right knee give way and for a moment it looked like her chances for another Olympic gold might be in jeopardy.
- Nets' Lopez out with broken right foot
21 Dec. 201312:21 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Center Brook Lopez has broken a bone in his right foot again, leaving the Brooklyn Nets without their leading scorer as they try to turn around a disappointing season.
- Court docs: Rangers' Martin victim in ransom plot
21 Dec. 201311:53 AM ET
MIAMI (AP) — Like many Cuban baseball stars, outfielder Leonys Martin dreamed of leaving the communist island for the bright lights and big money of Major League Baseball. Martin accomplished his goal in 2011 when he signed with the Texas Rangers, but not before what court documents and the Justice Department describe as a harrowing ordeal in which he was held for ransom in Mexico while his family members were kept under surveillance in South Florida.
- 35 bowl games, 35 reasons to watch
20 Dec. 201312:18 PM ET
Starting Saturday in Albuquerque, N.M., and ending Jan. 6 in Pasadena, Calif., 35 bowl games will be played.
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