Pope Benedict XVI is reported to be okay after he was knocked down in this incident (click here). Security staff will no doubt be reassesssed. Here is a verbal account. in which a woman lunged forward and caused the pile-up.
The U.S. first family begins low-key break in Hawaii.
Upstate, gas drilling in the watershed grows as an environmental issue.
For the last week of the year, the bulls are ascendant on Wall Street.
A search for two missing fishermen is suspended off the coast of N.J.