Published October 30, 2013
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and former CIA director Robert Gates will soon lead the Boy Scouts of America, the organization announced Wednesday.
Published October 29, 2013
A child waiting for a school bus in Reserve, a tiny community in rural New Mexico, may feel a little caged in, perhaps claustrophobic — but that’s precisely the point.
Published October 26, 2013
Desperate to “force a discussion” regarding the imprisonment of four Christian converts and a human rights attorney, a California pastor went into the belly of the beast that is Iran’s Evin Prison.
Published October 24, 2013
Here’s a penny for your thoughts: One shiny penny could’ve landed you the Navy’s first supercarrier, the decommissioned Forrestal.
Published October 17, 2013
Authorities in New York frantically searching for a missing autistic boy are hoping Avonte Oquendo listens to his mother and walks toward the flashing lights.
Published October 16, 2013
The lawyer for the Massachusetts high school student punished for trying to rescue a pal who got drunk at a party charged the school district's lawyer lied to a judge when he claimed Erin Cox was arrested in the incident.
Published October 13, 2013
Ranchers in South Dakota fear as many as 100,000 livestock were killed in last week’s record-breaking storm that dumped 4 feet of snow in parts of the state, fueling fears of widespread economic loss and the possibility that some family business won’t be able to recover.
Published October 12, 2013
Long walks on the beach may never be an option for Colorado movie gunman James Holmes, but like many infamous killers, he sought to line up romance behind bars — even setting up a Match.com account before his rampage, according to prosecutors.
Published October 10, 2013
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is urging caution regarding domestic reports of abuse of krokodil, a morphine derivative used in poor rural areas of Russia as a cheap alternative to heroin for the past decade.
Published October 09, 2013
A Michigan charity that typically receives donated clothing and other used items for low-income residents recently received something really old — a mastodon tooth.