A bomb hit a Shiite religious procession in northwest Pakistan, killing five people and injuring dozens more, police said Sunday.
A manufacturer of a popular cholesterol-reducing medication has recalled more than 40 batches of the product after warning that they may contain small particles of glass.
Sen. John McCain, who has led the effort to discredit Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said Sunday he was willing to listen to Rice's testimony if she's nominated to become the next secretary of state.
As confidence builds over lawmakers' ability to reach a deal on the "fiscal cliff," investors will turn their attention to U.S. economic reports on the housing market, manufacturing and consumer data this week.
Lawmakers from both the House and Senate said Sunday all options must be considered during fiscal cliff negotiations, as both parties work to try to avoid an economic crisis.
When the new session of Congress begins in January, most of the faces on Capitol Hill will be the same - incumbents in both the House and the Senate overwhelmingly won re-election in November.
No one hit the jackpot in the latest Powerball drawing, pushing the next prize of $425 million into the record books. The prize for Saturday night's Powerball was $325 million -- the fourth-largest in the game's history.
A flash fire in the ductwork of the State Department injured four people Saturday, including three who were sent to a hospital, fire officials said.