Tiny cup costs big bucks: $36 million

slider image
He’s the most popular dog on Instagram
slider image
Detour lets toads cross road without croaking
slider image
How do noise cancelling headphones work?
slider image
Wildfire creates a once-in-a-lifetime wedding photo
slider image
Mom wants to give her daughter an “awesome” name
slider image
Are you attached to a brother or sister? They were!
slider image
He’s not heavy; he’s my brother
slider image
Students set record for hugging trees
slider image
How do boomerangs work?
slider image
Robocop throws first pitch
Mrs. Obama: “High school diploma not enough”
It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation. The first lady told a group of students Thursday t...
It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation. The first lady told a group of students Thursday t...
It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm ...
- Posted on April 21, 2014
Boy suspended for asking Miss America to prom
Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior. He asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of a school assembly. The York Dispatch reported that Nina Davuluri posted a statement on the Miss America Organization...
Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior. He asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of a school assembly. The York Dispatch reported that Nina Davuluri posted a statement on the Miss America Organization...
Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior. He asked her to prom ...
- Posted on April 21, 2014
People in Mexico pamper their pooches
Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress. She played with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. When the cake arrived she barked at the single flickering candle. This provoked a similar reaction from ...
Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress. She played with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. When the cake arrived she barked at the single flickering candle. This provoked a similar reaction from ...
Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress. She played with her guests in a room decorate...
- Posted on April 17, 2014
Argentina’s new tigers are a triple treat
Argentina’s Buenos Aires Zoo is showing off its latest brood of white tigers. They are Bengal triplets with piercing blue eyes and a playful attitude. The two female cubs have prominent black stripes and tawny white coats. The male is nearly pure white. Zoo veterina...
Argentina’s Buenos Aires Zoo is showing off its latest brood of white tigers. They are Bengal triplets with piercing blue eyes and a playful attitude. The two female cubs have prominent black stripes and tawny white coats. The male is nearly pure white. Zoo veterina...
Argentina’s Buenos Aires Zoo is showing off its latest brood of white tigers. They are Bengal triplets with piercin...
- Posted on April 16, 2014
Galaxy got better, but iPhone still best
Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones. But the iPhone 5s outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size. The results are part of a new study. The study was conducted by SquareTrade, which prov...
Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones. But the iPhone 5s outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size. The results are part of a new study. The study was conducted by SquareTrade, which prov...
Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones. But the i...
- Posted on April 15, 2014
You’re never too old to toot in Dubuque
One member of the Kennedy Elementary School band in Dubuque, Iowa, brings a certain maturity to his playing. That's because Tony Boland is a 79-year-old flute player. He proves that you're never too old to toot a flute. Boland asked about joining the fifth graders in ...
One member of the Kennedy Elementary School band in Dubuque, Iowa, brings a certain maturity to his playing. That's because Tony Boland is a 79-year-old flute player. He proves that you're never too old to toot a flute. Boland asked about joining the fifth graders in ...
One member of the Kennedy Elementary School band in Dubuque, Iowa, brings a certain maturity to his playing. T...
- Posted on April 15, 2014
Solar plane could fly forever – theoretically
The Swiss have built an airplane for the first round-the-world solar flight. It has wings longer than a Boeing 747 jumbo jet yet weighs only about as much as a car. A fully loaded 747 weighs almost 500 times as much as a small car. The Solar Impulse 2 was unveiled at Switzer...
The Swiss have built an airplane for the first round-the-world solar flight. It has wings longer than a Boeing 747 jumbo jet yet weighs only about as much as a car. A fully loaded 747 weighs almost 500 times as much as a small car. The Solar Impulse 2 was unveiled at Switzer...
The Swiss have built an airplane for the first round-the-world solar flight. It has wings longer than a Boeing 747 ju...
- Posted on April 14, 2014
Girl finds diamond, sells it for $20,000
A girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found for $20,000. Tana Clymer lives in Oklahoma City. She told KWTV that she plans to use the money to help pay for college. Tana found the diamond last October while hunting for gems at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfre...
A girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found for $20,000. Tana Clymer lives in Oklahoma City. She told KWTV that she plans to use the money to help pay for college. Tana found the diamond last October while hunting for gems at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfre...
A girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found for $20,000. Tana Clymer lives in Oklahoma City. She told KWTV ...
- Posted on April 14, 2014
Want Google Glass? Order tomorrow!
A lot more people are about to get a chance to buy Google Glass. It's the Internet-connected eyewear that has become the hottest accessory in geek fashion. Google will sell the "Explorer" version of Glass to any U.S. resident who places an online order for the device beginni...
A lot more people are about to get a chance to buy Google Glass. It's the Internet-connected eyewear that has become the hottest accessory in geek fashion. Google will sell the "Explorer" version of Glass to any U.S. resident who places an online order for the device beginni...
A lot more people are about to get a chance to buy Google Glass. It's the Internet-connected eyewear that has become ...
- Posted on April 14, 2014
Selfies: Pope says OK, Obama says no way!
Pope Francis marked Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square. He ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practice. Later, he continued to stray from the script by hopping off his popemobile to pose for "selfies" with young people...
Pope Francis marked Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square. He ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practice. Later, he continued to stray from the script by hopping off his popemobile to pose for "selfies" with young people...
Pope Francis marked Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square. He ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off...
- Posted on April 14, 2014
Tiny cup costs big bucks: $36 million
A Shanghai collector paid a record $36 million for a rare Ming Dynasty cup. It is claimed to be the "holy grail" of China's art world. The dainty, white cup from the 15th century measures just 3.1 inches in diameter. It is known as a "chicken cup" because it's decorated with...
A Shanghai collector paid a record $36 million for a rare Ming Dynasty cup. It is claimed to be the "holy grail" of China's art world. The dainty, white cup from the 15th century measures just 3.1 inches in diameter. It is known as a "chicken cup" because it's decorated with...
A Shanghai collector paid a record $36 million for a rare Ming Dynasty cup. It is claimed to be the "holy grail" of C...
- Posted on April 9, 2014