NASA’s intrepid Mars rover, Curiosity has been through a lot in the past year. It flew 354 million miles, blasted through the Mars atmosphere, deployed a supersonic parachute, unfurled a giant sky crane and touched down gently on the surface … Continue reading
Gov. Bob McDonnell says Virginia can be a model for national economic success, a message he happens to be taking across his state just as Mitt Romney is considering his options for a running mate.
It’s tax time again. While many Americans are rushing to meet this year’s April 17 deadline, it’s also a time when many take stock of their financial situation. So what are you planning for your financial future? Do you think … Continue reading
On Thursday, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels requested federal aid for six southern Indiana counties hard hit by last week’s tornadoes. Thirteen people died and hundreds of homes and businesses were severely damaged or destroyed in the area’s worst tornado outbreak … Continue reading
The Rideau Canal Skateway in Ottawa, the world’s largest natural frozen skating rink, had to close before March 1 this year, making its skating season a short 28 days; Flickr photo courtesy National Capital Commission The Rideau Canal, which runs … Continue reading
Mitt Romney speaks during a Feb. 29 campaign rally at Capital University in Bexley, Ohio; photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images BEXLEY, Ohio | There was nothing subtle about Mitt Romney’s pitch to Ohio voters Wednesday. The former Massachusetts governor entered … Continue reading
Presidential hopeful Rep. Ron Paul greets supporters during a campaign event Thursday in Atlantic, Iowa; photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images ATLANTIC, Iowa | First stop after arriving Thursday in Iowa to cover the Republican presidential Caucuses: Atlantic, a small town … Continue reading