Celebrities including CeeLo Green, Il Volo, Tony Bennett and Victoria Justice got into the holiday spirit Wednesday at the 80th annual Rockefeller Center Christmas tree-lighting ceremony.
SLIDESHOW: Texas storms damage homes, uproot trees
After a series of tornadoes touched down outside Dallas, residents of many Texas communities are cleaning up.
Apple's iPad2 heart risk found in research by 14-year-old
Gianna Chien's study — which found that Apple's iPad2 can, in some cases, interfere with life-saving heart devices because of the magnets inside — is based on a science fair project that didn't even win her first place.
SLIDESHOW: Governor Otis R. Bowen
Photos from the Indiana State Archives of the late Otis R. Bowen, who served as governor of the state as well as in the Ronald Reagan White House. The Bremen native died Saturday
Hacker group Anonymous targets Mass. city's computers
The internationally-known hacker activist group Anonymous recently targeted the Methuen's computer system in apparent retaliation for the arrest of a Methuen High School student.
VIDEO: Elizabeth Smart's advice for rescued Ohio women
The discovery of three women in a Cleveland home who all had gone missing separately about a decade ago brings to mind cases of abductions elsewhere. Elizabeth Smart says she is elated by the women's rescue.
VIDEO: Interview with Charles Ramsey, rescuer of Amanda Berry
After going missing more than 10 years ago, Amanda Berry shouted to a man from a house on Monday.
To clean up the Chesapeake Bay, researchers say, we need to unleash oyster power
Behold the tiny oyster.
No, not on the half-shell, with a squirt of lemon, but in its watery habitat, the Choptank River.
VIDEO: Gov. Chris Christie kills a spider, PETA up in arms
PETA has issued a statement saying that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie should have taken a spider outside instead of killing it.
VIDEO: Inmates reviewing prisons on Yelp
Yelp, the consumer reviews website, is now being used as a forum to discuss and rate prisons. There have already been some funny responses, especially one that mentions how one New York City facility doesn't serve great chocolate milk.
Ditch the flowers, go with these cool Mother's Day gifts
Instead of buying your mom a generic gift for Mother’s Day like flowers or a day at the spa, here are some cool gadgets that won’t only surprise her, but perhaps perfectly match one of her hobbies or current needs.
- SLIDESHOW: Texas storms damage homes, uproot trees