Freshly-minted 9/11 silver medals are seen at the U.S. Mint at West Point in West Point, N.Y
Look at some of the past week's headlines in photos.
Prosecutors release evidence in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin and one photograph shows George Zimmerman with a bloody nose.
Prosecutors have released evidence in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin and one photograph shows George Zimmerman with a bloody nose.
A look back at the career of pop star Donna Summer.
A look through the years at country legend George Strait who turns 60 on May 18.
A North Carolina scientist learned a valuable lesson; call a trapper the next time you want an alligator moved.
Bluesy 21-year-old crooner Phillip Phillips of Leesburg, Ga., and sassy 16-year-old budding diva Jessica Sanchez of San Diego were chosen Thursday night to compete for 'American Idol' grand prize on next week's finale.
If it weren't for a cold, fateful day in November, 1963, one of America's youngest Presidents, would have now turned 95 years old this year. John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born May 29, 1917, in Brookline, Massachusetts. He went on to study at Harvard, serve in the U.S. Navy and honor ...
Internationally famed performer Lady Gaga arrived at the Sungshan airport in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday to kcik off her Asia tour.
Top images from the Billabong Rio Pro surfing competition at Barra da Tijuca beach in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.
They are national treasures, yet some of the nation's most important waterways are under severe threat from pollution, dams & development. Here are the top 10 at risk.
You've combed the web looking for the best graduation gift to give to the now former students in your lives. But many either walk on the strange side or may not be relevant anymore.
The traditional sentiments that used to don mortarboards have gone by the way of the Walkman. Now, students are getting out the Bedazzlers and glue guns to show their creative sides on their parent's big day.
Many spoke and received honorary degrees, but a couple of big named stars earned their degrees this school year. Here's a look at both the speakers and the graduates who also make the headlines.
The space shuttle Enterprise has been separated from the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier at John F. Kennedy International Airport, just weeks after flying over New York City. The shuttle is now resting under a de-icing shed at the airport. Next month it will be taken by barge to the aircraft ...
Two Grand Prix were held over the weekend. USA Diving Grand Prix was in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., while the 2012 Charlotte UltraSwim Grand Prix was held in in Charlotte, N.C.