"We have a period of reflection and recalibration ahead," Sen. John Cornyn (R., Texas), chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee and the architect of the party's failed effort to take control of the Senate, said in the early hours of Wednesday.
President Hu Jintao said China must double per-capita income by 2020, setting a target for the incoming generation of leaders to be unveiled at the close of a Communist Party Congress that started today.
DENVER -- The Rockies named one of the most popular players of their early days, Walt Weiss, as their new manager on Wednesday night.
Verizon won't charge Sandy victims for voice and text usage. As New York and New Jersey residents struggle to get back on their feet after last week's superstorm, the carrier announces it will waive voice and text charges for a two-week period.
BEIRUT - Syria's armed opposition, driven back from Damascus in a fierce government counteroffensive last summer, appears to be responding with a revamped strategy that runs through some of the capital's most explosive sectarian and ethnic fault lines.