Up in smoke: Nearly 6-in-10 want to legalize pot

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2053425" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Marijuana is finding favor among Americans.[/caption] The nation is going to pot – literally. Nearly six-in-10 respondents in a recent survey, or 58 percent, more…

Hello, McFly! It's 'Back to the Future' Day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)"Back to the Future" Day has finally arrived. In "Back to the Future Part II," Marty McFly travels to October 21, 2015, to save his children, yet to more…

This battle changed course of European history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2546065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Admiral Horatio Nelson[/caption] In 1794, British Admiral Horatio Nelson lost his right eye capturing Corsica and his right arm attacking the Canary Islands in more…

Apple bans iPhone apps secretly gathering info

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Apple has removed hundreds of apps from the iTunes App Store that secretly collected personal information from anyone who downloaded them. Most of the 256 affected more…

Beauty queen dies after mountain plunge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — Former Miss Austria Ena Kadic died on Tuesday from injuries sustained during a mountain fall while jogging in her home state of Tyrol, police said. more…

Computers to write news stories

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAPITALNEWYORK) — The Associated Press made waves last year with its decision to use a technology that generates articles about public companies' quarterly earnings results as opposed to more…

Washington Post 'inadvertently' announces Biden run

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2207845" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Joe Biden[/caption] The Washington Post "inadvertently" published a story on Joe Biden announcing the vice president's run for the White House, though it's not more…

Lucas Kinney, Hollywood brat, joins al–Qaida

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 2tyKw1rT] Lucas Kinney, the son of one of Hollywood's assistant directors on mega-hits like "Braveheart," "Rambo," and "Indiana Jones," has surfaced in Syria as a new member more…