Survivor of 1987 Mich. plane crash breaks silence
DETROIT (AP) — Cecelia Crocker's body provides her with a constant reminder of the most traumatic event of her life — one that she doesn't otherwise remember.
At only 4 years old, Crocker was the lone survivor of a 1987 plane crash that...
Polar bear cub orphaned in Alaska lands at NY zoo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — It may have been the most anticipated package ever delivered to the Buffalo Zoo: an orphaned polar bear cub that arrived Wednesday from Alaska and will spend the summer with another cub born six months ago.
Astronaut makes music video aboard space station
(AP) - It's being called the first music video made in space. In an online video, astronaut Chris Hadfield sings the David Bowie song "Space Oddity" while floating around in zero gravity aboard the International Space Station. The video features...
Charles Ramsey's turbulent 15 minutes of fame
That didn't take long.
A day after hero next-door neighbor Charles Ramsey captivated the world with his colorful account of rescuing a kidnapped woman in Cleveland, a YouTube comedy/music group turned his narration into a song.
Mysterious sea creature carcass washes ashore
A mysterious carcass washed ashore in New Zealand last week, fueling speculation about sea monsters and dinosaurs. The rotting animal was discovered by a group on four-wheel vehicles speeding along the beach in Bay of Plenty.
According to a...
Woman disfigured in attack reveals new face
BOSTON (AP) — A Vermont woman revealed her new face Wednesday, six years after her ex-husband disfigured her by dousing her with industrial-strength lye, and said she went through "what some may call hell" but has found a way to be...
J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is sorry and it wants your business back. That's the gist of its latest ad, a public "mea culpa" which the mid-priced department-store put on its YouTube and Facebook pages.
Monster hurricane watch at Saturn's North Pole
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured stunning views of a monster hurricane at Saturn's North Pole. The eye of the cyclone is an enormous 1,250 miles across. Watch a NASA-narrated video about it here.
Mandela appears an ailing man in video
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African President Jacob Zuma said he found Nelson Mandela "in good shape and in good spirits" Monday but a video of his encounter with the ailing anti-apartheid icon belies those cheery words, showing him with a vacant look.
'Baby & Me' viral video
Have you seen the viral video from Evian called "Baby & Me?" Over 36 million people have!
California sea lion can keep the beat
The University of California Santa Cruz shows off a proud accomplishment in this video. A resident sea lion, Ronan, is the first non-human mammal with the demonstrable ability to find and keep the beat with musical stimuli. Watch the video here.
Neil Diamond happy 'Caroline' offers comfort
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Neil Diamond said he's happy his "Sweet Caroline," a staple of Boston Red Sox games, can provide comfort after the Boston Marathon bombing.
Boston TV coverage a reel of constant chaos
NEW YORK (AP) — Television is a visual medium, and when news producers get video illustrating a major story like the Boston marathon explosions, their job is to put it on the air.
Students seek to save non-profit performing arts academy in Studio City
Students, teachers and supporters of the non-profit American National Academy of Performing Arts in Studio City have launched a campaign to save the school from public auction.
American Airlines halts flights, passengers stuck
DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines grounded flights across the country Tuesday because of an outage of its main reservations system. Thousands of passengers were stranded at airports and on airplanes. The FAA said American asked to halt its flights...