National News + World News

2010-01-04T13:51:30-0600

Cold, windy weather enveloping the U.S. from the northern Plains to the East Coast may continue to break temperature records today. In south Florida, orange growers may escape most crop damage.

World's tallest skyscraper opens

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Dubai has renamed its new skyscraper, the tallest in the world, the Burj Khalifa, state news agency WAM reported, in a surprise move apparently intended to honor the United Arab Emirate

Kentucky football coach Brooks retires

Kentucky coach Rich Brooks has announced that he is retiring after seven seasons coaching the Wildcats.

Weekly Wrap: USC ban hurts Pac-10

Just when things were getting good, USC takes a major hit. And the whole Pac-10 could pay.

Zorn fired after tumultuous season in D.C.

The widely expected firing of Jim Zorn comes quickly after the Redskins lose their season finale.

Redskins fire Zorn after tumultuous 4-12 season

The widely expected firing of Jim Zorn comes quickly after the Redskins lose their season finale.

Jets snag final AFC playoff slot

Rex and The Sanchise are headed to the playoffs, lucky breaks and all.