Some neighbors of a former mob hit man have been shocked to find out about his past during his testimony against former reputed Winter Hill Gang boss James "Whitey" Bulger this week. (June 20)
Bad behavior on the sidelines at kids' sports games isn't new. But now park districts and leagues are trying to get parents and other adults to chill out. One park district in suburban Chicago has posted signs to remind them to behave. (Jun...
If the world's population is wiped off the map by a meteorite or nuclear missiles, the survival of the human race might just depend on a few thousand people huddled in the bowels of an eastern Kansas mine. (June 20)
Fans of the Sopranos are expressing shock and sadness at the death of actor James Gandolfini. Particularly fond memories of Gandolfini could be found in Bloomfield, New Jersey, where the final scene of 'The Sopranos' was filmed. (June 20)
Highlights of this day in history: Lizzie Borden found innocent of a grisly double murder; Britain's Queen Victoria begins rule; Race-related rioting hits Detroit; Muhammad Ali convicted in Vietnam War-era draft case; 'Jaws' premieres. (Jun...
With a small group of Senators reportedly on the verge of striking a border security deal on immigration reform, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he may start the parliamentary process on Thursday to force an end to debate in order to bring about final action next week on sweeping ...
HBO and his managers say James Gandolfini - best known for his role as Tony Soprano in TV series 'The Sopranos' - has died in Italy at age 51. (June 19)
Former investigators are pushing to reopen the probe into the 1996 crash of TWA Flight 800 off the coast of New York, saying new evidence points to the often-discounted theory that a missile strike may have downed the jumbo jet. (June 19)
Here's the latest news for Wednesday, June 19: Russians say arms reduction will have to involve more countries; FBI director urges caution on NSA program changes, HPV vaccine cut infection by half in teen girls and Heat wave in Alaska.
LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration with his Game 6 performance. James, along with the rest of the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs practiced Wednesday ahead of Thursday's Game 7. (June 19)