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Home-sharing programs help seniors

Thousands of aging Americans are taking part in home‑sharing programs around the country. The programs, usually nonprofit, help older adults save...

Today in History

Highlights of this day in history: Race rioting hits Detroit; Former President Ulysses S. Grant dies; Britain's Prince Andrew marries 'Fergie'; Vanessa Williams gives up Miss America crown;...

WWII vet gets medals, 70 years late

A World War II US Army Veteran was presented with his medals in Rhode Island on Monday. Veteran Anthony D'Abrosca was honored for his service in the...

ShowBiz Minute: Adele, Toronto, Harrison

Adele's son wins privacy damages over paparazzi photos; Toronto Film Festival unveils lineup; George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles. (July...

Plane crashes while landing in Taiwan, killing 47

A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were...

World airlines shun Israel for second day

Major airlines shunned Israel for a second day on Wednesday amid fears that rocket fire from Gaza could endanger flights into Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion...

Pop sensation Sam Smith proud of reaction to coming out

British singer, Sam Smith, reflects on the success of his debut album and coming out, ahead of live performance at Somerset House. Holly Rubenstein reports.

Heavy metal middle schoolers land themselves a record deal

A trio of middle school boys turn their love for heavy metal music into a record deal with Sony Music. Kathi Urban reports.