A cruise ship hits rocks near a small island in Italy.
Heavy snow fall has claimed more than 400 lives.
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Thunder storms and tornadoes swept through Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio.
Basketball three week national play off ended with a big win for the Kentucky wild cats.
One world trade rose to 1,271 feet to become the tallest building in New York.
Space x sent a ship to ISS space station.
Sky watchers got a view of venus moving across the sun
Mohamed claimed victory in a presidential vote in Egypt.
Michal Phelps won a record and his 19th medal.
Gabby Douglas won an Olympic all- around gold medal.
Around 350,000 students went on a seven day strike.
Hurricane sandy brought winds, rains and flooding.
voters reelected president Obama.
Runners wearing Santa Claus costumes took part in a Santa Dash.
Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney waved to a crowd.