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Rodeo Clown In Obama Mask Sparks Outrage, Apologies

Rodeo Clown In Obama Mask Sparks Outrage, Apologies"It was feeling like some kind of Klan rally." That's the reaction of spectator Perry Beam to Saturday's appearance at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, Mo., of a rodeo clown wearing a mask meant to look like President Obama and what happened during his performance.

Reports: U.S. Files First Criminal Charges In Benghazi Attacks

Reports: U.S. Files First Criminal Charges In Benghazi AttacksCNN, The Wall Street Journal and NBC News are reporting that the United States has filed charges against a number of people suspected of orchestrating the attacks against the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

Dozens Killed, Hundreds Injured By Earthquakes In China

Dozens Killed, Hundreds Injured By Earthquakes In ChinaThe death toll is climbing after two earthquakes that struck western China early Monday.

One Dead, Dozens Hurt In Louisiana Chemical Plant Explosion

One Dead, Dozens Hurt In Louisiana Chemical Plant ExplosionAn explosion touched off a fire at a Louisiana petrochemical plant, killing at least one person and injuring more than 70 others, officials say.

Tropical Storm Andrea Strengthens, Heads Toward Florida

Tropical Storm Andrea Strengthens, Heads Toward FloridaAndrea, the first named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season, strengthened overnight and is forecast to make landfall along Florida's Big Bend area later today.

Microsoft Reveals New Xbox One Game System

Microsoft Reveals New Xbox One Game SystemMicrosoft unveiled its new Xbox One Tuesday, displaying a device that takes new steps in game consoles' journey to becoming all-purpose entertainment and communication devices.

Experts Marvel At How Cyberthieves Stole $45 Million

Experts Marvel At How Cyberthieves Stole $45 MillionWith a haul of $45 million, it's being billed as possibly the biggest cyber-heist in history. But in reality, experts and authorities say, it was thousands of small but highly coordinated thefts.

Solar-Powered Airplane Completes First Leg Of U.S. Flight

Solar-Powered Airplane Completes First Leg Of U.S. FlightThe Solar Impulse, an airplane traveling across the United States using only solar power, is in Phoenix today, after reaching Arizona from California Saturday.

Saturn Shows Off A Massive Spinning Vortex: ‘The Rose’

Saturn Shows Off A Massive Spinning Vortex: ‘The Rose’NASA is calling it "The Rose." By any other name, it's a mammoth storm on Saturn's north pole. Its eye spans an estimated 1,250 miles — 20 times the size of an average hurricane's eye on Earth.

NBA’s Jason Collins Is First Active Player To Come Out As Gay

NBA’s Jason Collins Is First Active Player To Come Out As Gay"I didn't set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport," National Basketball Association center Jason Collins writes in a Sports Illustrated essay posted Monday, "but since I am, I'm happy to start the conversation."