Five-year-old boy called a piano prodigy

His feet can’t even reach the pedals, but a five-year-old boy is already being called a piano prodigy….

Louisiana woman finds a bulletproof squirrel

When you’re a squirrel, falling is an occupational hazard, but one squirrel in louisiana is walking around with a bullet….

CA doctor sued for prank on unconscious patient

A Southern California anesthesiologist’s decision to decorate an unconscious patient’s face with stickers and …

No injuries in fire on Ore. bus carrying players

A Portland fire official says there are no reports of injuries from a fire aboard a charter bus that was carrying…

Teen dies alone after giving birth in SC dorm room

Authorities say a 19-year-old Benedict College student bled to death after delivering a stillborn baby alone in her dorm room…

Timline: History of Nokia cellphones

The history of Nokia mobile phones from 1992 to 2013…

Man killed by remote control helicopter in NY park

A remote control helicopter being flown in a New York City park has struck a teenager in the head and killed him….

China’s ‘Brother Watch’ gets 14-year prison term

A Chinese provincial official whose grinning at the scene of a deadly bus crash sparked an outcry and, eventually, led to corruption…

Drug addict arrested after a three-hour standoff with police

An alleged drug addict was arrested Tuesday for raiding a convenience store at a gas station in Fuzhou…

Woman caught on camera stealing police car

A call to police about a suspicious person took a wild turn when a suspect took off in a police cruiser…

Chinese man with muscular dystrophy hangs himself

A disabled man in eastern China hanged himself after sending police a text message saying he wished to donate his organs…

China police: Aunt is suspect in gouging out boy’s eyes

Chinese authorities said Wednesday that they suspect that the woman who gouged out a 6-year-old boy’s …

Dad charged after baby dies in hot car in US

A U.S. father whose infant son died after being left in a parked car in the summertime heat was smoking marijuana next to the car…

Japan spends $470M to contain reactor leaks

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has waded deep into the effort to deal with the aftermath of the world’s worst nuclear…

China fires official in oil giant corruption probe

The head of the commission that oversees China’s major state-owned companies was fired Tuesday in a spreading…

Newborn Asian elephant rescued in east China

A new born Asian elephant, badly injured by its incompetent mother, was rescued by a wild animal nature reserve…

Apple event invitation hints at new iPhone colors

Apple has sent a colorful invitation for an event next week amid speculation that it may debut new colors for the latest iPhone…

Eye-gouged boy’s aunt is suspect in the case

Eye-gouged boy’s aunt, who committed suicide last week, was confirmed as suspect in the case…

Principal arrested for allegedly killing husband

An elementary school principal has been arrested for investigation of murder after her husband’s body was found in a Bakersfield field by a farmworker…

Microsoft to buy Nokia phones, patents for $7.2B

Microsoft Corp. is buying Nokia Corp.’s line-up of smartphones and a portfolio of patents…

Acupuncture helps ailing alligator in Brazil

Acupuncture helps ailing alligator in Brazil…

Chinese student scammed out of thousands

Chinese student scammed out of thousands at O’Hare…

Ill. couple married for 71 years die hours apart

A man and wife who were married for more than seven decades died hours apart this week at a hospice in northern Illinois….

Calif. serial killer linked to possible 6th victim

Authorities say they’ve linked a sixth killing to a former photographer facing a possible death sentence…

Humans caged at New Zealand zoo

A wildlife park in Christchurch, New Zealand puts the people in cages, giving them a very up-close-and-personal encounter with hungry lions…

Nation’s Hispanic community largely based in 3 States

A new research study found that more than half of the u-s hispanic population resides in three states: California, Texas and Florida….

Timeline: History of chemical warfare

Timeline: history of chemical warfare…

IRS issues tax rules for married gay couples

The government is issuing the regulations needed to allow gay couples married in states that recognize same-sex…

Woman charged in cathedral vandalism hospitalized

A woman charged with defacing the Washington National Cathedral with green paint and suspected of similar vandalism…