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Giants try to save their season against Redskins

The Giants' season is slipping away. They'll try to get a grip on it tonight vs. the 'Skins.

2009-12-21T17:10:22-0600

The snowstorm that blanketed the East Coast this weekend was so big, it is even impressive from space. NASA’s Aqua satellite took this image centered on Washington, D.C., on Sunday with its MODIS instrument.

Titans lose two starting LBs for rest of season

Tennessee linebacker Keith Bulluck has a torn left anterior cruciate ligament and will miss the rest of the season while outside linebacker David Thornton will have season-ending shoulder surgery later this week.

Iran expects speedy trial of 3 American hikers

BEIRUT – Iran's foreign minister said Monday he expects a speedy trial for three American hikers jailed since crossing the border from Iraq in July.

Pop star Underwood engaged to Senators' Fisher

Carrie Underwood is engaged to Ottawa Senators hockey player Mike Fisher, her publicist said Monday.

2009-12-21T18:22:20-0600

WASHINGTON — The federal government will impose big fines starting this spring on airlines that keep passengers waiting on runways too long without feeding them or letting them off the plane.

Texas cuts into KU's lead in AP hoops poll

Kansas will be spending at least one more week atop The Associated Press' college basketball poll, a spot it has held all season.

Florida's speedy threat James out of Sugar Bowl

Florida's Brandon James, who leads the team in all-purpose yards, will not play in the Sugar Bowl after having surgery on his right foot.