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Bode Miller became the oldest man to win an Olympic alpine skiing medal Sunday but the 36-year-old American could not prevent Norway's Kjetil Jansrud from taking a surprise gold in the super-G at Sochi.
A Kentucky pastor who starred in a reality show about snake-handling in church has died -- of a snakebite.
Saying that climate change ranks among the world's most serious problems -- such as disease outbreaks, poverty, terrorism and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called on all nations to respond to "the greatest challenge of our generation."
The number of chemicals known to be toxic to children's developing brains has doubled over the last seven years, researchers said.
A Kentucky pastor who starred in a reality show about snake-handling in church has died -- of a snake bite.
Here's a factoid many people know but few seem to understand: Alaska has the highest ratio of men to women in the United States.
Kickstarter, a popular crowd-funding site, urged users to change their passwords Saturday after announcing that it had been hacked.
A man's body was found Saturday afternoon inside the landing-gear wheel well of a plane that had landed at a suburban Washington airport, authorities said.
An alarm late Friday night indicating higher than usual levels of airborne radiation led to a first-of-its-kind response at a nuclear disposal facility outside of Carlsbad, New Mexico, an Energy Department spokesman told CNN.
George Zimmerman says he still gets death threats, is still accused of being a racist and is still a lightning rod for criticism, but none of that matters.
Police found a body in the Hudson River Sunday believed to be that of a New York City fashion designer who has been missing since Friday, the New York Police Department said.
No one knows why Alfred Wright died. Or why the physical therapist and married father of three with no history of drug-abuse ended up in the Texas underbrush -- his body full of cocaine, amphetamines and methamphetamine.
Tennis legend and openly gay athlete Billie Jean King has been named as part of the presidential delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia,
Barbie's turn in Sports Illustrated's swimsuit edition complicates her legacy for parents unsure of whether she's a a positive or negative role model for their children.
John Bode, head of the Corn Refiners Association, says that high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) has been unfairly attacked in recent reports.
Julian Zelizer says whoever runs to succeed Obama will need new ideas and should look to mayors and governors.
Tonyaa Weathersbee calls the verdict in the Michael Dunn murder case a hollow victory, where apparently the only weapon Jordan Davis had was his words.
Gene Seymour says the influential comic brought sophisticated slapstick and plenty of anarchy -- not to mention a roster of writers, from Neil Simon to Carl Reiner and Woody Allen -- to early TV.
Philip Kadish: This year is the 150th anniversary of a political media hoax with startling parallels to the Internet Age, involving Abraham Lincoln, covert governmental programs for interracial sex and scheming newspaper editors.