Do you know the “Star-Spangled Banner?”

slider image
Sign warns drivers to slow down for turtles
slider image
How can a bright yellow cat be worth $400 million?
slider image
Who wouldn't play baseball for $25 million a year!
slider image
Would you grow a beard if you could?
slider image
Ballet survives in war-torn Iraq
slider image
Would you pay to put your music on the moon?
slider image
What is that thing? It's a popular pet in Cuba
slider image
Teacup-sized penguin chicks going to fish school
slider image
“You can be cool and you can be smart”
slider image
Little League superstar Mo'ne Davis writing a book!
Officials catch cougar roaming Utah neighborhoods
A mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday. That was one day after it roamed into a Salt Lake City neighborhood. Dozens of families had to stay inside their homes for hours. No people...
A mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday. That was one day after it roamed into a Salt Lake City neighborhood. Dozens of families had to stay inside their homes for hours. No people...
A mountain lion was let back into the wild Monday. That was one day after it roamed into a Salt Lake City neighborhoo...
- Posted on September 25, 2014
Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be up against tough competition. Like American Girl dolls and the board game Operat...
Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They will be u...
- Posted on September 24, 2014
Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new black
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black cheese. Black sauce is included, too. Last year, Burger King started making ...
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black cheese. Black sauce is included, too. Last year, Burger King started making ...
Burger King is offering black burgers in Japan. That's right, a black burger on a black bun. It even has black chees...
- Posted on September 23, 2014
Bennett, Gaga: Kids should know more about jazz
Singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga want kids to listen and learn about their new jazz music album. Bennett and Lady Gaga have won major awards for their music. Now they hope their album will ...
Singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga want kids to listen and learn about their new jazz music album. Bennett and Lady Gaga have won major awards for their music. Now they hope their album will ...
Singers Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga want kids to listen and learn about their new jazz music album. Bennett and ...
- Posted on September 23, 2014
Wallenda: Spectacle, legacy inspire Chicago walk
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscrapers. He plans to walk between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City...
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscrapers. He plans to walk between buildings 50 stories above the Windy City...
Nik Wallenda crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire. Now he now has his sights on Chicago's skyscr...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job
For animal trainers that help make films, the job can be wild. Like getting a bear to perform for the camera. It can require lots of fried chicken. Casey the bear is seen in "Evan Almighty" ...
For animal trainers that help make films, the job can be wild. Like getting a bear to perform for the camera. It can require lots of fried chicken. Casey the bear is seen in "Evan Almighty" ...
For animal trainers that help make films, the job can be wild. Like getting a bear to perform for the camera. It can ...
- Posted on September 22, 2014
Tour a big city – one pizza at a time!
Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza. But tourists are unlikely to know that the folks who live there more often like a thinner crust. And that they enjoy it topped with homemade Italian sausa...
Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza. But tourists are unlikely to know that the folks who live there more often like a thinner crust. And that they enjoy it topped with homemade Italian sausa...
Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza. But tourists are unlikely to know that the folks who live there more often...
- Posted on September 19, 2014
Colossal squid is as long as a minibus!
It was a calm morning in Antarctica's Ross Sea. That's during the season when the sun never sets. Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like ...
It was a calm morning in Antarctica's Ross Sea. That's during the season when the sun never sets. Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like ...
It was a calm morning in Antarctica's Ross Sea. That's during the season when the sun never sets. Capt. John Bennett...
- Posted on September 19, 2014
China creates sidewalk for people who walk and text
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sidewalk lane was created. It's for those who are messaging and tweeting. It...
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sidewalk lane was created. It's for those who are messaging and tweeting. It...
Watch where you are going. That's the message for smartphone users in the Chinese city of Chongqing. So a special sid...
- Posted on September 19, 2014
Why do songs get stuck in our heads?
Do you sometimes hear the same song, over and over. Polls show that most of us have experienced these hearing ear worms. Nine out of 10 report having them at least weekly. Who remembers th...
Do you sometimes hear the same song, over and over. Polls show that most of us have experienced these hearing ear worms. Nine out of 10 report having them at least weekly. Who remembers th...
Do you sometimes hear the same song, over and over. Polls show that most of us have experienced these hearing ear wo...
- Posted on September 18, 2014
Why do bugs die on their backs?
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the bug usually falls over onto its back. Of course, a stiff breeze or a cu...
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the bug usually falls over onto its back. Of course, a stiff breeze or a cu...
Well, they don't all end their lives that way. But when a bug gets top heavy, it's in big trouble. That's because the...
- Posted on September 18, 2014
With a red cup, she becomes Miss America
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy." S...
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy." S...
Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, won the Miss America pageant Sunday night. She did it with the help of a plastic cup....
- Posted on September 15, 2014
How do you fix a panda’s tooth? Very carefully
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be fixed. The 23-year-old animal went to the dentist Wednesday. She receive...
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be fixed. The 23-year-old animal went to the dentist Wednesday. She receive...
The San Diego Zoo's giant female panda chews on a lot of bamboo. So when Bai Yun chipped a lower tooth, it had to be...
- Posted on September 15, 2014
Wanna play ball like your great-great grandfather?
From afar, it looks and sounds like a regular baseball game. There's the crack of the bat, the cheering from the bench and the sliding into home. But a closer glance at this field in Philade...
From afar, it looks and sounds like a regular baseball game. There's the crack of the bat, the cheering from the bench and the sliding into home. But a closer glance at this field in Philade...
From afar, it looks and sounds like a regular baseball game. There's the crack of the bat, the cheering from the benc...
- Posted on September 14, 2014
Do you know the “Star-Spangled Banner?”
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's national anthem and its birthplace: WHAT DOES IT HAVE TO DO WITH BALTIMORE...
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's national anthem and its birthplace: WHAT DOES IT HAVE TO DO WITH BALTIMORE...
Last week marked the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Here are five things to know about America's n...
- Posted on September 14, 2014