Photos: Snowstorm Dumps Headaches Onto Thanksgiving Travel
Snow is expected across parts of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and interior New England.

How to do San Francisco in a day
Tips to help you make the most of your San Francisco visit.

Ferguson Gives Thanks After a Quiet Night
Ferguson gives thanks for community, dressing up plywood on windows and saying a prayer

Can man-of-the-people Widodo micromanage 240 million Indonesians?
JAKARTA (Reuters) - From flying economy class to making surprise visits to street markets and poor neighbourhoods, the leadership style of new Indonesian President Joko Widodo is proving very different to his predecessors, who were often seen as stiff and aloof.

Congress can block use of fees for immigration overhaul: memo

United States Senator Jeff Sessions speaks during a news conference in MobileWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress can block President Barack Obama from using federal immigration fees to issue permits for millions of undocumented immigrants to stay and work in the United States, according to a congressional research memo released on Wednesday. The memo from the non-partisan Congressional Research Service to Republican Senator Jeff Sessions could provide a boost to him and other conservatives who are pushing for a December budget confrontation with Obama to try to stop his executive order overhauling the U.S. immigration system. ...

Pope to urge tolerance in Turkey visit as Middle East wars rage
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Pope Francis begins a visit to Turkey on Friday with the delicate mission of strengthening ties with Muslim leaders while condemning violence against Christians and other minorities in the Middle East.

Phillip Hughes' death
A rising star and a hero. Tributes are flowing for Australian cricketer Phil Hughes who died two days after being hit in the head by a ball.