The median net worth of American families has fallen from $126,400 in 2007 to $77,300 in 2012, bringing middle-class wealth back down to ...
According to a Swiss study published in the journal Annals Of Epidemiology, people have a 14 percent greater chance of dying on their birthday.
Ray and Tom Magliozzi, hosts of the public radio program Car Talk, announced they were retiring the popular show after 25 years of broadcasting nationally.
U.S. commerce secretary John Bryson was involved in a hit-and-run in Los Angeles when his vehicle struck a car stopped at a train tracks.
Electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors has begun opening shops in malls to sell its $100,000 vehicles.
Last week The Onion referred to the Full Moon Killer as the Corpse-Making Killer. The Onion was unaware that everyone was already calling him the ...
During May, Obama and the Democratic Party raised a combined $60 million for his reelection campaign, bringing his total to $450 million.
The professional social-networking site LinkedIn announced that some of its passwords had been leaked in a security breach.
The Walt Disney Co. announced it would no longer run advertisements during children’s programs for foods it considers unhealthy.
Our random quote generator once again selected an excerpt from a speech given by murderous Ugandan dictator Idi Amin for last week's "Words Of ...
A bill that would have made it easier for women to sue for pay inequality was shot down by Senate Republicans.
Retiring syndicated-radio host Neal Boortz announced he would be replaced by former presidential candidate Herman Cain in 2013.
The National Reconnaissance Office has donated two former spy telescopes to NASA, which hopes to repurpose them to investigate dark energy.
The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery has concluded that Amelia Earhart died on an uninhabited island after running out of fuel.
Richard Dawson, actor and longtime host of Family Feud, died Saturday at 79. What do you think?
What's wrong with a young person going to the Big Brothers to find a role model? Plenty, says Cartoonist Stan Kelly in this week ...