The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee says there was enough information about Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev for the FBI to reopen an investigation into his activities. (May 8)
The president and headliner Conan O'Brien traded barbs about each other and many of those attending the annual star-studded White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Here are some images from the evening's festivities:
A memorial was held Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Waco for victims of the West fertilizer plant explosion.
Photos from the Bush Presidential Center dedication ceremony in Dallas on April 25, 2013.
Photos of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, a 226,000-square-foot building which houses the 43rd president's library, museum and policy institute. The center opens to the public May 1, 2013.
You can learn a lot from a zombie. At least that's what a University of Michigan professor hopes her 31 graduate students took away from Tuesday's bizarre, albeit bloody, "zombie apocalypse." (April 23)
An online group known as the Syrian Electronic Army claimed responsibility for the hacking.
How the Senate voted Wednesday, 54-46, to reject an amendment that would have required background checks for guns bought at private gun shows and online. Those sales are exempt now. Alabama: Sessions (R), Nay; Shelby (R), Nay Alaska: Begich (D), Nay; Murkowski (R-AK), Nay Arizona: Flake (R), Nay; McCain (R), ...
A witness caught the Texas fertilizer blast with his cellphone camera. Erick Perez, 21, of West, Texas stopped to record the fire while playing basketball. (April 18)
Rutgers said it would reconsider its decision to retain basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs during practice. (April 3)