| Jul 9, 2009
The sister of an American journalist sentenced with a co-worker to 12 years in a North Korean labor camp said Thursday that they're seeking a pardon as their only hope for freedom.
Lisa Ling told The Associated Press that her sister, Laura, made the plea...
| Jan 22, 2009
More than 125 products have been recalled in a salmonella-and-peanuts investigation that keeps getting bigger, federal health officials said Wednesday.
The list ranges from goodies like cookies and ice cream to energy bars. Even food for pooches may...
| Feb 3, 2009
ATLANTA (AP) - Bob Knight says he would consider returning to the sideline if the right coaching opportunity presents itself.
The former Indiana coach tells ESPN Radio it has to be a situation he thinks is right for him and one where he would be right...
| Jul 13, 2009
SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has life-threatening pancreatic cancer, a news report said Monday, days after fresh images of him looking gaunt spurred speculation that his health was worsening following a reported stroke last year....
| Jul 27, 2009
The nation's top party schools, according to Princeton Review's
2009 survey of 122,000 students.
1. Penn State University, State College, Pa.
2. University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
3. University of Mississippi, Oxford, Miss.
4. University of...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 3:12 AM
Penn State University tops the charts this year when it comes to the country's top party schools.
The school known in part for its football tailgate weekends and fraternity and sorority scene snatched the title away from last year's winner, the...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 1:17 PM
Zach Daniel is the Emmy Award winning Chief Meteorologist for WTVR. His weathercasts can be seen weeknights on CBS 6 at 5, 5:30, 6, 7 and 11. Zach grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and has had a keen interest in weather since his early childhood. He's no...
| Aug 1, 2009
In a University of Central Florida classroom, a robotic mannequin named David lay on a hospital bed moaning in pain like a sick animatronic Disney character.
"Oooooh. It hurts. It hurts," the dummy groaned, its chest rising and falling with the help of...
| Aug 19, 2009
| 1:53 PM
LEXINGTON, Ga. -- A shredded piece of shirt, some strands of hair and bloodstained dirt are all that remain along the rural stretch of road where authorities believe a pack of wild dogs fatally mauled a couple.
Sherry Schweder, a 65-year-old animal...
| Sep 5, 2009
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Saturday a number of transactions in order for the team to reach the league-mandated roster level of 53 players to begin the regular season.
The Saints have placed...
| Feb 23, 2009
It's a kitchen degreaser. It's a window cleaner. It kills athlete's foot. Oh, and you can drink it.
Sounds like the old "Saturday Night Live" gag for Shimmer, the faux floor polish plugged by Gilda Radner. But the elixir is real. It has been approved...
| Jun 20, 2009
| 4:24 AM
by John McCormick President Barack Obama has picked another Chicagoan for an ambassador post, selecting the head of a Chicago public affairs firm to be the U.S. Representative to the United Nations Agencies for Food and Agriculture. Named to the......