Social media tracked the story, helped protesters organize rallies and also helped bring the world's attention to the tumultuous country.
Four videos for the weekend.
Martin Luther King Jr. remembered.
Could cloning bring back the Woolly Mammoth?
Who were the other victims of Saturday's shooting?
A hawk met its match in the New York Times.
The Grateful Dead are getting their own video game.
Life in the Westboro Baptist Church.
What do you wiki? Tell us in honor of Wikipedia's 10th birthday.
Mudslides have ravaged Brazil.
Did our zodiac signs change?
The tone in Tucson has angered some. What's your thoughts?
Morning news of note.
Stephen Colbert's take on Sarah Palin's blood libel.
Keeping with the rousing patriotic feel in the nation this morning, please note this heartwarming tale. Elizabeth Hughes, 8, made her singing debut at the Norfolk Admirals hockey game last week. She's doing a darn, fine job until she hits...
A PBS show I can't miss.
This morning, a video of a somber Sarah Palin greeted political watchers: "Like millions of Americans, I learned of the tragic events in Arizona on Saturday," the former vice presidential candidate started out her eight-minute statement. A few minutes...
Westboro Baptist Church backs down from protests.
One year, two days.
How do the two big charity stars of Haiti size up a year after the event?
A new photograph adds a further element to the love story between Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly.
Jon Stewart takes on the Apple iPhone.
What's with our fascinations with flakes?
Ted Wiliams was detained by the police.
Twitter study shows accents exist.
A new typing game ensures more accurate typing skills.
(Flickr photo by Jonathan Hoke) It's that time of the year: Some mystical convergence of numbers arrives on calendars and so we must seek out the deeper meaning, the greater truth. 1/11/11: An auspicious date if ever there were an...
The Australian floods were captured on camera.
Johnny Cash hit No. 1 on the pop charts with the country hit "Ring of Fire."
A public service announcement for NASA.
Ashley Turton, a former congressional staffer and wife to a White House liaison director, was discovered dead in her garage this morning.
Kepler 10-b, the exoplanet recently discovered by NASA, offers hope that the Kepler mission is on the right track.
The No Pants Subway Ride 2011 is normal now. Does it make it boring?
A moment of silence will be observed today.
Jim Carrey mocks the "Black Swan."
Phyllis Schneck, a victim of the Arizona shooting, was a retiree.
Gabriel Zimmerman, one of the victims of the Arizona shooting, worked as Giffords' community outreach worker.
Dorwan Stoddard, one of the victims of the Arizona shooting, was also a church leader and loving husband.
A round up of all the victims lost in the Arizona shooting.
Judge John Roll was one of the victim's of the Arizona shooting.
Victims of the Arizona shooting that targeted Gabrielle Giffords.
Christina-Taylor Green, a victim of the shooting in Arizona, hoped to learn more about politics from Gabrielle Gifford.