2014

Actor Robin Williams attends the Broadway opening night of "Catch Me If You Can" at the Neil Simon Theatre on April 10, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Robin Williams’ Suicide Seizes the Year on Google

Robin Williams’ suicide seared into the world’s collective mindset more than anything else this year, based on what people were searching for on Google.

12/16/2014

Participants tip buckets of ice water over their heads as they take part in the World Record Ice Bucket Challenge. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Ice Bucket, Brazil Elections Popular on Facebook

Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death of Robin Williams, to name a few.

12/09/2014

File photo of Sen. Mitch McConnell. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mitch McConnell’s Campaign Manager Resigns

Jesse Benton says he doesn’t want a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012 to be a distraction in Kentucky.

08/29/2014

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American Cars In Decline? GM’s Role In The International Recall War

GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.

05/15/2014

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Twins Born Minutes Apart, But in Different Years

MedStar Washington Hospital Center says a woman gave birth to twins near midnight on New Year’s, with one born in 2013 and the other born in 2014.

01/01/2014

President Obama enjoys a shaved ice on the final day of 2013. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Rings In New Year In Low-Key Fashion

The White House said the president planned to stay at home and ring in the new year with friends and family.

01/01/2014

The law's major benefits take effect, along with an unpopular insurance mandate and a real risk of more nerve-wracking coverage disruptions.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama’s Troubled Health Care Law at Crossroads Heading Into New Year

The law’s major benefits take effect, along with an unpopular insurance mandate and a real risk of more nerve-wracking coverage disruptions.

12/31/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

12/23/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)

Obama Administration: Medicare Drug Premiums To Inch Up In 2014

The Obama administration says the average monthly premium for Medicare prescription drug plans will inch up by $1 next year, to $31.

07/30/2013

Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) speaks on day two of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center on September 2, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rep. Bachmann Says She Won’t Run For Re-Election

Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she will not run for another term in the U.S. House.

05/29/2013

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