With nearly twice the required numbers of 540,000 signatures gathered in order to trigger a recall election of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, members of United Wisconsin formally delivered their petitions to the Government Accountability Board on Jan. 17, 2011.
With hundreds gathering to protests over the course of the day, four people were arrested as tensions flared between members of the Occupy movement and police outside of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 17, 2012.
Chabahar, Iran is a free trade zone on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. India is helping Iran to develop the Chabahar port, which is Iran's closest and best access point to the Indian Ocean. Chabahar is also near the Strait of Hormuz, a vital trade route that the Iranian government has repeatedly threatened to close.
Hamas is currently attempting to rebuild a police system that collapsed when Hamas took the in Gaza Strip from the Fatah movement, Fatah Leaders meeting with Hamas leaders in Gaza City in a fresh move to push ahead with the rapprochement signed in April following years of bitter rivalry.
According to an ESPN poll Tim Tebow is the favorite currently active pro athlete in the United States. The devoutly Christian Denver Broncos quarterback has captivated the nation with his Fourth Quarter heroics breaking television rating and social media records. In this collection we look back on the athletes career.
Jan. 12 marks the second anniversary of the 7.0 earthquake that hit Haiti, with the epicenter hitting just 25 miles from the capital of Port-au-Prince. As the nation continues to struggle with recovery efforts, take a moment to scroll through these photos and remember the sheer scope of the earthquake's damage.
Justin Bieber unveils the mRobo Ultra Bass portable speaker and dancing robot at the TOSY Robotics booth at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 11, 2012. TOSY Robotics JSC is based in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The TV programs "Castle" and "How I Met Your Mother," and singer Katy Perry picked up multiple People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles Wednesday night. The final installment in the Harry Potter franchise won the People's Choice Awards for Favorite Movie, Action Movie and Ensemble at a ceremony in Los Angeles.
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