Stories for December 24, 2012
This is a story about loss and meaning. It's the story of a boy who died and a mother who tottered at the precipice of despair. It's about faith -- not in God, but in the ability to build from ashes.
Texas Troopers have fired guns from helicopters while pursuing vehicles five times in the past two years, and all but one incident ended in a fatality.
Snow likely won't be the big weather story for much of the nation on Christmas Day, warn the forecasters at the National Weather Service and The Weather Channel. Some potentially severe weather is in the forecast.
There's been a shooting today at the scene of a house fire near Rochester, N.Y. Local news outlets say at least two firefighters were killed and others were wounded as they responded to the scene.
A conservative U.S. senator from Idaho who has said he doesn't drink because of his Mormon faith has been charged with drunken driving.