Rare Book Sells For $14.2 Million At Auction
November 27 2013 4:40 PM EST
The first book printed in America sold for a record amount at a Sotheby's auction in New York.
Pizza Hut Manager Fired For Refusing To Open On Thanksgiving?
November 27 2013 2:23 PM EST
"Why can't we be the company that stands up and says we care about our employees, and they can have the day off?" Tony Rohr said.
Alec Baldwin's Show Canceled By MSNBC; Actor Fumes
November 26 2013 7:50 PM EST
Alec Baldwin's show has been canceled, just weeks after he allegedly used a gay slur against a photographer outside his apartment in New York City.
School To Expel Black Girl For Refusing To Cut Hair
November 26 2013 6:20 PM EST
A 12-year-old African American girl in Florida is going to be expelled from school if she doesn't cut and shape her natural hair.
Reports Of 'Self-Inflicted' HIV Infections In Greece Denied
November 26 2013 6:14 PM EST
A World Health Organization report that said half of HIV cases in Greece were "self-inflicte"' to receive state benefits is inaccurate.
Chemist Jailed For Evidence Tampering
November 23 2013 6:30 PM EST
Annie Dookhan, the Massachusetts state chemist who faked drug evidence over a nine-year period, was sentenced to three to five years in prison.
Brooklyn Man Charged With Hate Crime For 'Knockout Game' Attack
November 23 2013 5:06 PM EST
A Brooklyn man has been charged with a hate crime for suspicion of carrying out a "knockout game" attack, in which attackers try to knock out strangers with one punch.
Zumba Prostitute Alexis Wright Released From Prison
November 23 2013 3:44 PM EST
Alexis Wright, the Zumba instructor who ran a prostitution business from her dance studio in Kennebunk, Maine, was released from prison for good behavior.
Longest-Married U.S. Couple To Celebrate 81st Anniversary
November 23 2013 1:42 PM EST
John and Ann Betar, the longest-married couple in the United States, will celebrate their 81st wedding anniversary on Nov. 25.
Virgin Galactic To Accept Bitcoin As Payment
November 22 2013 6:45 PM EST
Virgin Group founder Richard Branson announced that his space tourism company Virgin Galactic now accepts the virtual currency Bitcoin as payment.
Scienstists Catch Break In Stonehenge Origin Mystery
November 22 2013 5:03 PM EST
A team of scientists say they have discovered the origin of the famous Stonehenge spotted dolerite bluestones, but the issue of transport remains a mystery.
Jackie Kennedy's Pink Suit To Remain Hidden Until 2103
November 22 2013 2:34 PM EST
The pink suit worn by Jackie Kennedy is one of the most iconic images from the JFK assassination.
Apple Gets $290M In Patent Retrial Against Samsung
November 21 2013 7:07 PM EST
The additional damages in the legal battle against the South Korean tech giant brings the total to $935 million.
Survivor Of Two Plane Crashes To Play Basketball For Michigan
November 21 2013 5:23 PM EST
Austin Hatch, a 19-year-old basketball player who survived two plane crashes, has bounced back and will now play basketball for the University of Michigan.
Third Man Wounded In JFK Assassination Looks Back, 50 Years Later
November 21 2013 3:25 PM EST
James Tague, the only man other than JFK and Texas Gov. John Connally wounded during the assassination, reflects on that day, 50 years later.
Three Dead, Two Injured In Houston Shooting
November 20 2013 7:27 PM EST
It’s not known what caused the attack, which came 10 days after a shooting at a Cypress, Texas, house party that left two dead and 19 injured.
JetBlue Flight Diverted After Slide Deploys Mid-Flight
November 20 2013 6:57 PM EST
It’s not currently known what caused the emergency evacuation slide to open.
Son Of Federal Judge Commits Suicide In Las Vegas
November 20 2013 5:50 PM EST
Scott Greer Bybee, 26, reportedly walked into the courtyard of the Las Vegas Mormon Temple and fatally shot himself Tuesday night.
Charles Manson Getting Married, Wannabe Wife Says
November 20 2013 4:45 PM EST
Infamous serial killer Charles Manson might soon tie the knot with a 25-year-old woman he named "Star."
Woman Has Jewelry Implanted Onto Eyeball
November 20 2013 2:28 PM EST
A woman in New York had a piece of platinum heart-shaped jewelry surgically implanted onto her eyeball.