A 39-year-old Chinese bus driver died of bird flu (H5N1) today, according to Chinese media. Chinese officials said the flu strain that caused the man’s death is likely contagious. They also said live poultry shipments […]
Radim Vrbata helped the Coyotes to put some points on the board and hold off the Wild. [WCCO: Sports]
…off the coast of Yemen, it seems. A volcanic explosion — and the resulting surge of magma — caused a new island to form. A US satellite shot images of the island’s formation. Check it […]
Police are looking for a man who dressed up like a cop and pulled a woman over for a traffic stop. Police said the man drove a white and black car with a little red […]
Girls seeking abortions in New Hampshire must first tell their parents or a judge, some employers in Alabama must verify new workers’ U.S. residency, and California students will be the first in the country to […]
Sun storms may cause your cell phone calls to drop out and your radio frequencies to flicker. [ABC News]
Check out this report card for Microsoft’s 2011 moves. Some were ranked smart, others were ranked dumb. [Information Week]
We may not be a state where people can just have a drink with dinner — turns out MN ranks high for binge drinking year round. What do you think? Is Minnesota just a bunch […]
Some outraged donors are threatening to pull their support for the Humane Society after it euthanized the beloved cat of a former heroin addict hours after he brought it in for medical treatment. [CBS News]
Using a helmet-cam, the Fargo Fire Department captured video while they rescued a black lab from the icy Red River.
Police said it looks like a killer “may be targeting escorts after finding that three of four women found dead in car trunks over the past week had placed sex-related ads on the same website.” […]
I think elephants are incredible. This is one of the reasons.
If you want to look stylish on New Year’s Eve — take a tip from the stars. Have fun with our pick-a-side and tell us what trendy accessory you like best. You may even get […]
Tired of the same old, cookie-cutter rooms offered by hotel chains? CBS News travel editor Peter Greenberg pointed to the most unusual alternatives to your run-of-the-mill hotels. [CBS Early Morning Show]
He hasn’t been the same since being hit in the head during the 2010 season, but there is still hope for Twins first baseman Justin Morneau. Take a look at this very interesting interview with […]