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.
The New Hampshire Republican Primary, which Mitt Romney won by a wide margin, with Ron Paul and Jon Huntsman finishing in second and third respectively, is the second gauntlet for candidates trying to earn the chance to go up against incumbent President Barack Obama.
Mitt Romney, assumed by many to be the inevitable Republican presidential candidate, nonetheless hasn't rested on his laurels in New Hampshire, facing increased competition from the likes of Ron Paul and Rick Santorum, both of whom continue to gain strength in the polls.
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