Sarah Palin rules herself out of 2012 presidential race
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has declared she will not run for the White House next year.
Mrs Palin said in a statement that the decision came after much thought, and that she and her husband, Todd, "devote ourselves to God, family and country".
The 47-year-old's announcement ends months of uncertainty over her plans.
Steve Kingstone reports.
06 Oct 2011
- From the section US & Canada