The White House said Thursday that President Obama briefly lived with an uncle who faced deportation from the United States, correcting its previous statements that the president had never met Onyango Obama.
A U.S. spacecraft hasn’t made a controlled landing on the moon since Apollo 17 left the lunar surface on Dec. 14, 1972. That’s about to change.
What's behind strange whistling?
Some of the biggest critics of the Common Core curriculum are the people who are forced to implement them.
Gov. Pat Quinn has signed landmark legislation Thursday to reform Illinois' massively-underfunded pension system, though the new law is certain to face threatened lawsuits by labor unions.
A group of young ballerinas rehearsing for “The Nutcracker” was kicked out of American University’s theatre so MSNBC host Chris Matthews could interview President Obama.
The "Mobius" bridge, proposed for the Dragon King Harbor River development in Changsha, China, is about to become the craziest bridge anyone ever had to cross.
“The proceeds will go directly to the communities they’re serving in the Philippines and will help typhoon survivors get access to medical care and ultimately save lives,” Kardashian wrote on her auction page. “My prayers and thoughts are with those affected by the typhoon.”
Pony or plane?
The Obama administration faced renewed criticism Thursday for entering nuclear talks with Iran without first demanding the release of U.S. citizens, following reports that imprisoned pastor Saeed Abedini is facing threats on his life from other prisoners.
Officials in a small Appalachian town that has seen its coal industry dry up over the past two years are hopeful that Bitcoins, the Internet currency, can play a driving force for jobs.
Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, who made millions starring on the reality show "Jersey Shore," has a new role in a federal grand jury investigation into his financial records and tax records.
Wow. Lady Gaga has put her lady parts on show in a new shoot for Candy magazine.
Amanda Bynes has completed her inpatient rehab and is now living at her parents' house in Los Angeles after leaving the Malibu treatment facility where she has been staying since September, People reports.
Former The Hills stars Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt say they're nearly broke after blowing through $10 million.
President Obama is trying to win back youth he sorely needs to enroll in his embattled entitlement program.
An elementary school in Frisco, Texas is believed to be the first in the state to violate “The Merry Christmas Law” after they banned Christmas trees and the colors red & green from an upcoming “winter” party.
Former vice presidential nominee weighs in
Chick-fil-A says it's removing high-fructose corn syrup from its white buns and artificial dyes from its sauces and dressings as part of a push to improve its ingredients.
Because crime and fame don't mix.