NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is recovering in an Iowa hospital after being involved in a four-car wreck during a sprint car race at Southern Iowa Speedway last night. Stewart was leading the 30-lap race but was spun out in Turn 4 and sent tumbling. Track officials say the three-time Sprint Cup champion was conscious before being placed on a stretcher. Stewart also had a sprint car wreck last week at Ohsweken Speedway in Ontario, Canada.
Saturday marks the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which prompted the U.S. to declare war against Japan.
Employers hired more workers than expected in November as the jobless rate fell to a five-year low.
People from Texas to New York are digging out after a storm dumps snow, sleet and ice across much of the U.S.
South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is dead at 95.