Cirque du Soleil resumes Vegas show after death

The Cirque du Soleil show “Ka” has reopened on the Las Vegas Strip 17 days after an acrobat fell to her death in its closing scene…

Driving somewhere? There’s a gov’t record of that

chances are, your local or state police departments have photographs of your car in their files…

96-year-old US store owner refuses robber with knife

A masked robber apparently thought the 96-year-old owner of a neighborhood grocery store in Midwestern Wisconsin state would be an easy target…

Bird knocks down power line, causes power outage

A bird on a wire caused a power outage and shocked a driver in Arkansas….

NSA spying under fire: ‘You’ve got a problem’

In a heated confrontation over domestic spying, members of Congress said Wednesday that they never intended to allow the National Security Agency to sweep up millions of Americans’ phone records…

Teen pilot makes emergency landing

A Louisiana teen was forced to make an emergency landing Yesterday…

Britain legalizes gay marriage

Britain on Wednesday legalized gay marriage after Queen Elizabeth II gave her royal stamp of approval…

International students contribute $21.8 billion to U.S. economy

764,495 international students studying across the United States supported nearly 300,000 jobs and contributed $21.8billion to the U.S. economy in the 2011-2012 academic year…

Coroner: ‘Glee’ actor Monteith died of overdose

A coroner says ‘Glee’ actor Cory Monteith died of an overdose of heroin and alcohol….

Johns Hopkins regains top ranking from US News

Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore has regained its place atop U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s best hospitals…