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Actor, Native American Activist Russell Means Dies Of Cancer

10/23/2012 04:05 AM

Native American activist and actor Russell Means died today at his home on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. An Oglala Lakota Sioux representative said the 72-year-old had been battling...


California Residents Feel 3 Early Morning Earthquakes

09/08/2012 02:07 AM

Three small earthquakes struck California early this morning, but no damages or injuries have been reported. Police say they received thousands of calls about the tremors.


Montana Man Killed Trying To Pull Off Bigfoot Hoax

08/29/2012 02:41 AM

A Montana man hoping to trick people into thinking they had spotted Bigfoot died Sunday night while trying to pull off his hoax on Highway 93 near Kalispell. Police say Randy Lee Tenley was dressed...


Prince Philip Hospitalized In Scotland

08/16/2012 01:54 AM

Buckingham Palace confirms Prince Philip has been hospitalized in Scotland for treatment of a recurring bladder infection. The Duke of Edinburgh, who has been married to Queen Elizabeth for 65 year...


Young Girl Found Clinging To Dead Woman In NY Lake

08/08/2012 02:45 AM

New York authorities are still trying to determine the cause of death for a woman who was found floating in Carmel’s Lake Gleneida with a young girl clinging to her body and crying for help. The wo...


Jim Walton Leaving CNN, Says Company Needs “New Thinking”

07/28/2012 12:26 AM

Jim Walton announced his resignation as president of CNN Worldwide Friday, saying the company needs a “new leader” and “new thinking.” Walton, who has worked at CNN for more than three decades, wil...


Teen Killed, Officer Injured After Falling Into Niagara Gorge During Police Chase

07/26/2012 02:40 AM

The teen that died at Niagara Falls Tuesday during a police chase has been identified as Ryan Dube, an 18-year-old who had been living at the Boys and Girls Club’s Nightlight Youth Services residen...


Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space, Dies Of Cancer At 61

07/24/2012 11:44 PM

Dr. Sally Ride, a former NASA flight engineer who was the first American woman to ever travel to space, has died. Ride passed away Monday after more than a year of battling pancreatic cancer, accor...


Queen of Soul Food Sylvia Woods Dies At 86

07/20/2012 11:56 PM

Legendary Harlem restaurant owner Sylvia Woods passed away Thursday at the age of 86. Woods, who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease, died at her Westchester County home a few hours before she set to...


New Jersey Boy Dies After Being Buried In Sand Tunnel Collapse

07/20/2012 02:41 AM

A New Jersey boy died Wednesday after being crushed by a collapsing sand tunnel on a Long Branch beach the day before. Local authorities say the 12-year-old Oakhurst resident passed away in the ped...


Multi-Million Dollar Yacht Sinks In Lake Tahoe

07/12/2012 03:15 AM

A massive $3.2 million yacht sank for unknown reasons in Lake Tahoe early Monday morning, California authorities have confirmed. About a dozen people were said to have been on the boat when it bega...


Billionaire Hans Kristian Rausing Arrested In Wife’s Death

07/11/2012 10:49 PM

British authorities have arrested billionaire Hans Kristian Rausing after finding his American wife, Eva Rausing, dead in the couple’s Chelsea, London home. Eva’s body was found Monday by police wh...


Florida Teen Survives Alligator Attack With Swamp Men Move

07/11/2012 02:57 AM

A Florida boy credits Swamp Men with helping him survive an alligator attack on Monday. The attack left Fred Langdale with his right arm severed below the elbow, but the 17-year-old has no regrets ...


Anderson Cooper Admits He Is Gay In Daily Beast Letter

07/03/2012 02:10 AM

In a letter posted Monday on the Daily Beast, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper admits he is gay. Cooper wrote the letter to his longtime friend Andrew Sullivan after the Daily Beast writer asked for his ...


Colorado’s Waldo Canyon Wildfire Doubles In Size As Thousands Flee

06/28/2012 01:12 AM

A massive wildfire ranging near Colorado Springs, Colorado doubled in size overnight. Colorado Springs Fire Chief Richard Brown called the blaze a “firestorm of epic proportions.” The Waldo Canyon ...


Bus Monitor Karen Klein Gets Public Apologies From Bullies

06/22/2012 10:46 PM

Bus monitor Karen Klein received public apologies Thursday from two of the four middle school boys who harassed her during a ride home on Monday. The students, identified only by their first names,...


Video of Bullied Bus Monitor Karen Klein Goes Viral, Over $200K Raised In Fundraiser

06/22/2012 12:52 AM

Karen Klein, a school bus monitor in Greece, New York, is being greatly rewarded for keeping her cool while middle school students harassed and bullied her during a ride home on Monday. The inciden...


Foul Play Ruled Out in Rodney King Death

06/19/2012 01:14 AM

Los Angeles authorities have ruled out foul play in the sudden death of Rodney King, but a cause of death has yet to be determined. An autopsy will performed on King Monday.


Goodfellas Inspiration Henry Hill Dies At 69

06/14/2012 12:59 AM

Henry Hill, a real life mobster who was portrayed by Ray Liotta in the 1990 hit “Goodfellas,” has died. Hill’s longtime girlfriend Lisa Caserta says he died Tuesday in a Los Angeles hospital. The 6...


Casey Anthony Speaks To Piers Morgan: I Didn’t Kill My Daughter

06/14/2012 12:08 AM

For the first time since being acquitted of first degree murder in the death of daughter Caylee Anthony, “tot mom” Casey Anthony has spoken to the media about the charges and her life after the tri...