Sad news from the world of racing. 33-year-old Dan Wheldon died in a fiery crash at the Indianapolis 500.

President Obama hits the road for a 3 day bus trip (campaign tour?) through Virginia and North Carolina.

Developing story out of Afghanistan. New reports the U.S. is sending a mini-surge into Waziristan.. near Pakistan as U.S. troops report being fired upon from *inside* Pakistan.

Iran is making veiled threats against the U.S.

It’s the 1 month birthday of the “occupy wall street” protests. The protests are spreading. 1 protest in Rome turned ugly over the weekend.

A wave of strikes hitting Greece over austerity measures as the Europeans gather to try to solve the financial crisis.