Death toll in hostage standoff in Algeria is unclear.
GOP sniffing around debt limit deal.
Home construction is surging in the U.S.
Jobless claims drop to five-year low.
Florida Supreme Court upholds state pension law, making the 3% grab from state employees’ salary permanent.
Lance Armstrong admits to doping.
R.I.P. Pauline Phillips, 94, also known as “Dear Abby.”