Mama Cass Elliot album photo

MCA Records

Celebrities who died too young

Tuesday marks 40 years since "Mama" Cass Elliot died at age 32. In honor…

Gay marriage, brides on wedding cake

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Same-sex marriage by state

Virginia's gay marriage ban is the latest to be overturned in court.…

U.S. National Archives

World War I: A look back 100 years later

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I. Take a…

Virgin America


What is an IPO?

As Virgin America file for an IPO, find out more about an initial public…

Costa Concordia scrapped

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Costa Concordia hauled to final resting place

The Costa Concordia finished its final journey on Sunday. It's been towed…

South Korea ferry rescue

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What to know: South Korea ferry disaster

Take a look at images from the South Korean ferry disaster that killed…


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10 vices that are good for you

It's National Milk Chocolate Day. Did you know that chocolate is among 10…

Full House cast photo, blurb size

Warner Bros. Television

Where are 'Full House' stars today?

Lori Loughlin, better known to "Full House" fans as "Aunt Becky,"…

James Garner

NBC Television

Notable deaths of 2014

From legendary actors to fashion designers, take a look at the most…

Lethal injection


History of the death penalty in America

The alleged botched execution of Arizona prison inmate Joseph Wood has put…

Pope Francis, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio

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Reasons why Pope Francis is cool

Pope Francis is coming to the U.S. in Sept., to head the eighth World…



Happiest/unhappiest U.S. cities

It seems that residents of Louisiana are some of the happiest people in…

Taiwan plane crash wreckage

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How to prepare for a plane emergency

Multiple plane crashes have dominated the headlines the past few weeks.…


Stock Xchng

What would Americans do if they won the...

A family of 17 is splitting a $20 million lottery jackpot they won in New…

Prince in Purple Rain

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Double threats: Musicians who act

It was three decades ago that pop star Prince became movie star Prince.…

Air Algerie flight

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Deadliest plane crashes in history

The fate of the 116 people on board an Air Algerie flight, has reportedly…

Walmart US CEO Bill Simon

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Shocking CEO downfalls

Walmart's Bill Simon is the latest big-name CEO to make a shocking…

Top 10 U.S. Ice Cream Parlors

Get the scoop on the best ice cream parlors across the country in this…

Refrigerator shelves, food


How to eat well and save money

It's easier than you think to eat well and save money. Here are 8 tips to…

Anna Paquin file photo

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Child actors who grew up into stars

While the child stars whose careers fade seem to get most of the press,…


No-fly zones: Where can planes fly?

The crash of Malaysian airlines flight 17 in eastern Ukraine and a recent…

National Hot Dog Day: Top hot dog toppings

It's National Hot Dog Day! See if your favorites made the list of the top…

South Korean ferry sinks


Deadliest disasters at sea

Take a look at some of the deadliest maritime disasters of modern times.

Worker, job, businessman


Top 25 companies for work-life balance

Juggling a job and home life can be stressful. Find out which companies…

Kelsey Grammer and Eddie the dog from Frasier

Paramount Television

TV's all-time 30 greatest pets

Whether they were the star of the show or just part of the cast,…

Flight 17 passenger Quinn Schansman

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Flight 17 passengers remembered

The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world…

Bradley Cooper blurb

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Hollywood's highest-paid actors

Before you head out to see the latest movie blockbuster this summer,…

Immigration debate

Jason Reed/Reuters

Immigration in America: A history

With Texas Gov. Rick Perry sending National Guard troops to the border,…

Oscillating fan blurb

The history of keeping cool

This week marks the 112th anniversary of air conditioning, and aren't we…

Prince George

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Prince George's 1st year

Prince George is 1! Take a look back at the royal tyke's first year.

Prince George New Zealand

REUTERS/Phil Noble

Celebrities and their kids

With Prince George celebrating his first birthday on Tuesday, join us for…

Happy family, laughing, smiling


America's best states to live in 2014

Take a look at the top states to live in 2014, based on crime rate, health…

Spring Hill sinkhole


World's craziest sinkholes

A 120-foot-wide sinkhole has swallowed part of a city street in Florida.…

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America's top 10 snack foods

Today is National Junk Food Day! Find out which snacks Americans love most.

Leonardo DiCaprio

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

20 smartest celebrities on Twitter

Paris Hilton and Ludacris are among the smartest celebrities on Twitter,…

Job fair

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States with the highest jobless rates

While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just…

Beyonce with hair blowing

Reuters Image

Pucker up and guess these celebrity pouts

Think your know your celebrities' mugs? Then check out these pretty…

MH 17 personal items

Maxim Zmeyev/Reuters

Where Flight 17 passengers were from

Malaysia Airlines has given a breakdown of the nationalities of the 298…

MH17 crash3

REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Civilian planes that have been shot down

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has shocked the world. While…


Nelson Mandela through the years

Friday is Nelson Mandela Day, the annual celebration of Mandela's…

Powerhouse Fire

L.A. County Fire Department

Biggest wildfires in U.S. history

As hundreds of Washington residents evacuate their homes ahead of a…


10 ways Americans waste money

Are you throwing your money away? Check out 10 of the top ways Americans…

Vin Diesel in Fast & Furious 6

Universal Pictures

Bald and beautiful celebrities

Are some of today's biggest stars too sexy for their hair? We'll let you…

MH17 crash3

REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Malaysia Airlines flight crashes in Ukraine

A Malaysia Airlines flight traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur,…

Jason Biggs

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Worst celebrity Twitter gaffes

Jason Biggs is the latest celebrity to rattle cages on Twitter after what…

Airline airplane


Airlines that make the most money in fees

Airlines collected $31.5 billion in fees in 2013. Find out which ones are…

Alcoholic drinks

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Minimum drinking ages around the world

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the National Minimum Drinking Age Act…



Biggest mass layoffs of all time

Microsoft is laying off the most people in its 39-year history -- 18,000…

Mosquito on skin


9 ways to combat mosquitoes naturally

Hate mosquitoes, but hate the chemicals often used to keep them at bay…

Warrant A

Columbia Records

Test your hair band IQ

How many of these 1980s hair bands can you identify?

Prison inmate holding bars


States without the death penalty

A federal judge has struck down the death penalty in California, calling…

John Legend

Mario Anzuon/Reuters

Top songs of the summer 2014

The competition for the coveted honor of hit song of the summer is tight…

Dog in car with sunglasses


Best ways to save money on pets

Keep Fido and your wallet happy with these tips to save money on pets.

Phoebe Cates in Gremlins

Warner Bros. Pictures

Stars who walked away from Hollywood

"Fast Times at Ridgemont High" and "Gremlins" star Phoebe Cates, who…

Hospital generic


America's top hospitals of 2014

The Mayo Clinic has been named America's new best hospital. Find out what…

Flight attendant closing overhead bin

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10 most endangered jobs of 2014

Many jobs are becoming casualties of technology-based job markets,…

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Subway train derails in Moscow

At least 20 people were killed when a metro train derailed in Moscow on…

Katy Perry at VMAs

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Most followed people on Twitter

Here are the top 30 most followed users on Twitter, according to…

Medicine cabinet


10 health items every home needs

From neti pots to witch hazel, find out what you should have stocked in…

Ian Thorpe

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Celebrities who are gay

Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe has come out after years of speculation about…

Germany's Mario Goetze, World Cup 2014

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2014 World Cup in photos

Germany has won the 2014 World Cup, scoring a 1-0 victory against…

Naked woman, nude


17 ways to look better naked

Today is International Nude Day. Here are 17 tips to make you look better…

Beverly Hills 90210 cast

Paramount Television

Where are 'Beverly Hills, 90210' stars now?

With Brian Austin Green celebrating his 41st birthday on Tuesday, what…

POOL/Orlando Sentinel

Look back: George Zimmerman trial

On July 13, 2013, a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the…

LeBron James dunking basketball

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Twitter reacts to LeBron returning to...

Twitter exploded when NBA star LeBron James confirmed that he's leaving…



10 surprising lunar facts

Ahead of Saturday's "supermoon," check out 10 surprising facts about…

Royal baby closeup shot

Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Look back: World gets first glimpse of...

Take a look back at the first glimpse the world got of Prince George,…

Champagne, bath tub, bubble bath


America's snobbiest cities

Turn up your nose at anything unrefined? You'd be right at home in…

Happy Days sitcom cast photo

Paramount Television

'Happy Days': Where are they now?

The classic television sitcom "Happy Days" ended its 11-season run 30…

Julian_Castro in London

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Faces of Obama's cabinet

The Senate has confirmed Shaun Donovan to be the new director of the…

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Top beer-drinking states

Check out which states consume the most beer, according to a recent study…

House of Cards


2014 Emmy nominations

The nominations for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced,…

Tropical storm, July 4

CNN Weather

Hurricane prep checklist

Are you ready for a hurricane? Read through the following checklist to…

Hurricane Sandy, October 25 satellite image


10 deadliest U.S. hurricanes

Take a look back at the 10 deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history.

Zimmerman's parents after verdict read

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In the courtroom: George Zimmerman verdict

On July 13, 2013, a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the…

Texting phone


Shocking places people use their phones

Some people just can’t put down their phones, no matter what's going on…

Cher and Gregg Allman, 1970s promo photo


Shortest celebrity marriages

Sometimes not even celebrities can get a Hollywood ending when it comes to…

Donald Sterling interviewed by Anderson Cooper


What to know: Donald Sterling scandal

Billionaire Donald Sterling testified in a probate court trial this week…

Pamela Anderson

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Celebrity breakups of 2014

Breaking up is hard to do, even for celebrities. Take a look at the…

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10 signs of summer depression

Depression can happen at any time of year, even the carefree days of…

The Cosby Show cast on pink background

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Where are 'Cosby Show' stars today?

With Bill Cosby celebrating his 77th birthday on July 12, join us for a…

Cars at dealership


Top 10 hot spots for car thieves

Find out if your city is among the Top 10 hot spots for car thieves.

Miley Cyrus tattoo

Can you guess the celebrity tattoo?

Miley Cyrus' latest ink of her deceased dog is raising eyebrows. Find out…

marijuana plants


State-by-state look at marijuana laws

Marijuana shops in Washington are opening their doors to all customers on…


What is chronic traumatic encephalopathy?

The NFL has reached a preliminary settlement in a lawsuit filed over…

NFL logo sign outside football stadium

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NFL players who have died young

A preliminary settlement has been reached in the NFL concussions lawsuit.…

Octopus ice cream

World's weirdest ice cream flavors

July is National Ice Cream Month. Check out some of the weirdest flavors…

Paula Deen, Food Network photo

Food Network

Celebrities who lost endorsement deals

From Paula Deen to Madonna, plenty of celebrities have discovered over…

Aaron Hernandez in cuffs


Ex-Patriots star Hernandez in court

Former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is scheduled to appear in court twice…

Oscar Pistorius

Deaan Vivier/Pool/Reuters

Pistorius murder trial: 10 things to know

In the latest twist in the Oscar Pistorius saga, the Olympian's lawyer…

Puported video of kidnapped Nigerian girls

What to know: Nigerian schoolgirl kidnappings

On Monday, 63 women and girls who kidnapped by Boko Haram from the…

San fran plane crash smoke 2

Survivors mark 1 year since Asiana crash

Sunday marked the one-year anniversary since Asiana Airlines Boeing 777…

Tommy Tutone band photo

Columbia Records

40 one-hit wonders who actually weren't

From Tommy Tutone to A-ha, many bands and singers slapped with the…

Shopping bags

Best shopping deals in July

Conventional wisdom says seasonal items are rarely on sale in season.…

Hurricane Arthur landfall


Arthur weakens to tropical storm

Hurricane Arthur made landfall in North Carolina late on July 3, but it…

Boston Fourth of July fireworks

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29 things you should know about July 4

From who actually signed the Declaration of Independence to how much BBQ…

Michelle and Malia Obama

Jason Reed/Reuters

Famous people born on the Fourth of July

Before you head out for some barbecue or to catch some fireworks, this…

Lindsay Lohan, June 2014

Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Lindsay Lohan through the years

Take a look at the life of one-time child star turned troubled actress…

Man at gas pump

Carlos Barria/Reuters

Holiday gas prices nationwide

As your prepare to hit the road for the Fourth of July weekend, find out…

Sweet sips

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Sweet sips: What's in your drink?

Sugar has become public enemy No. 1 in the nutrition field -- doctors and…