Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting are steadily moving toward the heart of their case: the testimony of two court-appointed doctors expected to say James Holmes was sane when he opened fire on a packed midnight showing of a Batman movie.
Authorities said Monday that an elderly California couple stranded for two weeks in a remote part of San Diego County ate oranges and a pie and drank rainwater to survive, though that wasn't enough to save the 79-year-old husband.
Rough surf churned up dangerous conditions from swimmers and complicated rescue efforts along Florida beaches over a holiday weekend in which at least four people went missing in boating and swimming incidents, authorities said.
An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend — sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging 95 spins around the wooden ride in a single day.
Scientists are warning that the plant world could become a virtual mystery in the coming decades as college students increasingly shy away from studying botany and universities across the U.S. shutter their long-standing collections of plant species.
At first glance, Jennifer O'Neill's bucolic Nashville farm looks like any other -- horses grazing in their pastures, alongside ponies and donkeys, and stacks of hay sitting outside wooded barns on 10 acres of green.
BALTIMORE (WJZ)–It’s been a violent 72 hours in Baltimore after a surge of shootings–some deadly across the city.
Police say 26 people were shot, 9 of them killed over this weekend, adding to the record-breaking violence...