NASA: Asteroid to pass by Earth on Christmas Eve

NASA scientists calculate that asteroid 163899, also known as 2003 SD220, will make its closest approach to Earth on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24. The asteroid...

Stranger Returns Some of NYC Man’s Lost Wallet With Hilarious Note

-- When Reilly Flaherty lost his wallet at a concert in Brooklyn a few weeks ago, he assumed the worst: his cash, IDs...

Zoo Witness: Gorilla Was ‘Protecting’ 4-Year-Old

-- A witness present at the Cincinnati Zoo says the 450-pound gorilla that was shot and killed after a 4-year-old boy fell into...

$2 gas coming soon for most of the U.S.

The average price of a gallon of regular gas is $2.13 according to AAA, down 75 cents from a year ago. That decline means...

For Memorial Day, New Stamps Showing Service Cross Medals

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is marking Memorial Day by issuing new stamps showing the Service Cross Medals. They are among...

Nicolas Cage is giving his Tyrannosaurus skull back to Mongolia

Cage bought the fossil for $276,000 at an auction in 2007. According to federal prosecutors in New York, it had been removed illegally from...

Court ruling loosens ban on owning guns after minor convictions

A federal appeals court has ruled that some people convicted of comparatively minor state crimes should get a chance to legally own guns, issuing...

Monarch butterflies disappearing from western North America

The western monarch butterfly is all but gone. WSU researchers say their numbers have declined 97% in the last few decades, driving them dangerously close...

10-year-old asks police department for help – with homework – and gets it

Ten-year-old Lena Draper, from Marion, OH, was stumped with her math homework and needed help. And who do you go to when in need?...