In 1935, rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Miss.; In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a "War on Poverty" in his State of the Union address; Physicist Stephen Hawking is 70.
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At the GOP presidential candidates latest debate at Saint Anselm College in New Hampshire, a spirited exchange erupted between Texas Rep. Ron Paul, and former Senator Rick Santorum over corruption.
Here's the latest news for Saturday, January 7th: Romney worried abut complacency; Deported American returns; Thousands attend Syrian funerals; Penn State's new coach.
Here is a look at some of the notable events that ook place on this day in history, January 7th.
(Evening edition) Here's the latest news for Friday, January 6: Obama says economy moving in right direction; Van der Sloot case postponed; Patriots' O'Brien, Penn State finalizing contract; Clinging to cooler, boaters rescued in Australia.