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Jimmy Fallon, ‘Your Host … For Now,’ Takes Over ‘Tonight’

Jimmy Fallon, ‘Your Host … For Now,’ Takes Over ‘Tonight’

Jimmy Fallon took over NBC’s The Tonight Show on Monday night, saying he just wants “to do the best I can … make you laugh and put a smile on your face.”

‘I’m The Hijacker!’ Says Ethiopian Pilot Of Commandeered Jet

‘I’m The Hijacker!’ Says Ethiopian Pilot Of Commandeered Jet

Details are starting to come out about what it was like Monday when one of the pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines flight reportedly locked himself in the cockpit and flew the jet and its 193 passengers to Geneva, Switzerland, instead of Rome, its intended destination.

Make It A Grande: Mammoth Tusk Find Likely Seattle’s Largest

Make It A Grande: Mammoth Tusk Find Likely Seattle’s Largest

The tusk from a mammoth that lived 16,000 years ago in the Seattle area unearthed earlier this week appears to be the largest, most intact ever found in the region.

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Jet Stream To Lose Its Way

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Jet Stream To Lose Its Way

The wayward jet stream could account for the persistently severe winter weather this year in the U.S. and Britain, as well as California’s long drought.

Fossil Shows Triassic-Era Sea Creature Gave Birth On Land

Fossil Shows Triassic-Era Sea Creature Gave Birth On Land

An extraordinary find of a fossil of 250-million-year-old air-breathing sea creature shows that it must have given birth on land, not in the sea as long assumed.

Dozens Hurt In Massive Pileup On Pennsylvania Turnpike

Dozens Hurt In Massive Pileup On Pennsylvania Turnpike

A chain reaction of crashes involving dozens of cars and tractor-trailers has left more than 20 people hurt, five of them seriously, and forced the closure of the eastbound lane on the Pennsylvania Turnpike near the town of Bensalem, local news reports.

Shiny And New: World’s Largest Solar Plant Opens In Nevada

Shiny And New: World’s Largest Solar Plant Opens In Nevada

The world’s largest solar power plant, made up of thousands of mirrors focusing the sun’s energy, has officially started operations in Nevada’s Mojave Desert.

WATCH: Cameras Capture Corvettes Being Sucked Into Sinkhole

WATCH: Cameras Capture Corvettes Being Sucked Into Sinkhole

Security cameras were rolling Wednesday when a sinkhole opened up underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.

‘Crippling’ And ‘Paralyzing’: Southern Storm Is Wicked

‘Crippling’ And ‘Paralyzing’: Southern Storm Is Wicked

As a wicked storm of ice and snow spreads over parts of Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas and heads toward the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, the National Weather Service is again warning that it’s getting ugly out there.

Boehner Agrees To Bring Clean Debt Ceiling Bill To The Floor

Boehner Agrees To Bring Clean Debt Ceiling Bill To The Floor

Congress seems poised to avoid another dramatic and potentially costly confrontation over the debt ceiling.