The Mighty Thor, the Son of Odin, the God of Thunder, the comic book god with the hammer is a woman.
Texas Rep. Pete Session, who had been see as a possible replacement for outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, issued a statement late Thursday saying he was pulling his name from consideration.
Brazil stumbled early on, but came back to overpower rival Croatia in the group A preliminary round match in Sao Paulo at the opening of the FIFA World Cup 2014.
More than 200 girls who were abducted by militants in Nigeria’s northeast have been located – but Nigeria’s military says it’s too risky to try to free them by force.
People have the right to have data about them deleted from online databases, the European Court of Justice says, in a ruling issued against Google on Tuesday.
An asteroid that’s about the size of three football fields flew past Earth on Monday, coming within 2.1 million miles. That was near enough to generate headlines such as this, from Reuters: “Earth marks close encounter with enormous asteroid.”
A Tennessee judge ordered a baby’s name to be changed from Messiah to Martin last week, after the boy’s parents went to court to fight over their son’s last name.
– Wednesday at 9:00 pm – Since Peter Buschmann founded the community that bears his name a century ago, Petersburg has been purely and simply a fishing town. Buschmann’s cannery ventures collapsed during the robber baron era of frontier capitalism, but the town referred to as Alaska’s little Norway continues to thrive with an economy […]
Bobby McDonald of Walton, Ky., thought he had a good shot at winning a seat on the city council, so he let his wife sleep past closing time at the polls.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us