There is a delay in return of international space station crew members, who remain stuck in orbit due to a faulty hatch.
A new report from the "Name It, Change It" campaign examines how sexist slurs hamper a female candidate's approval rating.
Stephen Colbert is testifying in front of Congress today on behalf of the United Farm Workers as they petition Congress for immigration reform. Below is Colbert's opening statement. His full testimony will come soon.
Saturday Night Live enters its 36th season this Saturday.
Stephen Colbert will testify in front of Congress today on behalf of the United Farm Workers.
Eddie Fisher was 82 when he died Wednesday night.
(Jochen Eckel/Bloomberg) On Tuesday, thousands of Indians got a rather jarring surprise when they opened their morning newspaper: a voice started hawking a Volkswagen vehicle. "The new Volkswagen Vento, crafted with so much care, it's hard to let it...
Teresa Lewis will be executed tonight at 9 Eastern for conspiracy to murder. She is the first women to be killed in Virginia in 100 years.
From cicadas to Asian long-horned beetles, insects have had a way of creeping into headlines this year.
Katy Perry will not be singing on Sesame Street, so we looked back on some singers who did.
RSA Animate illustrates philosophical speeches.
'Sesame Street': Katy Perry's cleavage, 'True Blood' and other questionable moments in Muppet history
"Sesame Street" has two new scandalous skits online with Katy Perry showing too much cleavage and a "True Blood" parody. The show has a long history of controversy.
Warren Buffett says we are still in a recession.
Ray Charles was born on September 30, 1930. He sings "I got a woman."
Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook.com, is said to be donating $100 million to Newark, New Jersey schools, thanks to his new friendship with Newark mayor Cory Booker. They plan to announce the donation on Oprah Winfry's show this Friday. Zuckerberg recently surpassed Steve Jobs on the Forbes 400 list of wealthiest Americans.
In western India, the streets were thronged during a 10-day riotous festival that early ended today. Ganesh Chaturthi celebrates the birthday of the Hindu elephant god Ganesh.
Tonight will be a rare occurrence when the first day of fall meets a full moon. It is called a "super harvest moon" and is must-see sight.
Jessica gives her Daily Affirmation.
An Egyptian newspaper manipulated a photograph to place Hosni Mubarak in front of Binyamin Netanyahu, President Obama, Mahmoud Abbas and King Abdullah II. We look back at other famous incidents of photographic manipulation.
Bob Woodward's book "Obama's War" will launch Sept. 27. Reactions have started today.
The creators of the Twitter virus come forward to talk about how it spread.
Singer Joan Jett and singer Nick Cave both celebrate birthdays today. Nick Cave turns 53, while Joan Jett turns 52.
Eric Fischer plotted the racial data of the 2000 US census on maps to highlight the racial segregation of the top US cities.
It's safe to say that as we become deeper immersed in a world of tweets, blogs and all things bulleted list, we begin to forget what it was that made us first start sneaking our favorite stories under the covers after bedtime.
A Twitter bug ran rampant across the new Twitter interface today, spreading a malware virus that led to a Japanese porn site if users ran their mouse over the bad link.
Glenn Beck released a statement approving of Jon Stewart's "Rally to Restore Sanity" and Stephen Colbert's "March to Keep Fear Alive."
Timelapse videos seem to be the web's most popular photography style these days, and for good reason. They're beautiful mediations on the passing of time.
Deaths of servicemen and women are reported in obituaries and news reports. Some men and women are commemorated in public tributes and memorials. Others are mentioned in little more than a press release. But families, friends and entire towns mourn each death.
Archie Comics introduces a Sarah Palin and Barack Obama comic book.
Leonard Cohen turns 76 today. He's a musical genius and sang "Suzanne" like a champ.
Ok Go launches a new music video destined for viral goodness -- this time with synchronized dogs dancing.
The Facebook phone may or may not be a rumor, but either way, it's a bad idea. We decided to come up with some hardware ideas that were not bad ideas.
YouTube Play announces finalists and Vimeo does the same for their online film making contests.
Our Internet-addled brains can all use what Tiffany Shlain and Ken Goldberg call a "technology shabbat," a once-a-week break from the web. To inspire us wired mortals, they wrote a poem based on Allen Ginsburg's Howl.
El Diario, a Juarez city paper, ends its coverage of the drug wars in Mexico after the killing of its second journalist this year.
HBO's new show Boardwalk Empire has its roots in reality with the stories of Nucky Thompson based on Enoch "Nucky" Johnson.
Round up of weekend stories, including how Fenty lost the race, tax collection in Pakistan, the fall TV season, and transgender tax collectors.
Nelson brothers turn 43 today.