Hundreds are left stranded as a record-breaking blizzard pummels the U.S. Northeast cutting power to 700,000 homes and businesses, and leaving at least five people dead. Sarah Charlton reports.
The smell of bacon was in the air Saturday as thousands converged in Des Moines, Iowa for an increasingly popular festival celebrating all things connected with the meat.
Gunmen on motorbikes shoot dead nine health workers who were administering polio vaccinations in two separate attacks in Nigeria’s Kano. Sarah Charlton reports.
Thousands of Chinese people visit Beijing’s Lama Temple to burn incense and pray for good luck on the first day of the Year of the Snake. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The hunt in the snowy mountains for a former Los Angeles police officer suspected in three killings continued Saturday as police announced they will reopen the disciplinary proceedings that led to the fugitive’s firing.
Dozens of people attending the Bola Preta Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro receive medical attention after fainting in the heat and due to the sheer size of the crowd. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Six people in the Peruvian city of Arequipa are killed as torrential rain causes flooding. Sarah Charlton reports.
A look at this week’s top apps you don’t want to miss including updates to Pinterest, BBC Sports, and Windows’ new camera app: BLINK.
Clear skies in the San Bernadino Mountains allowed aircraft with heat-sensing technology to aid in the search for fugitive Christopher Dorner, the former police officer suspected of killing three people in a vendetta against the LAPD.
Revelers in Japan celebrated Lunar New Year with a countdown, firecrackers and lion dances to ring in the Year of the Snake. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)