In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus. In Houston, Santa dons a red zoot suit and dances to jazz as he hands out gifts in Mexican-American neighborhoods. In Indian Country, Native American Santas add American Indian attire to their red snowsuits, ...
President Barack Obama sent Russia a clear message about its treatment of gays and lesbians with who he is _ and isn't _ sending to represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics. (Dec. 18)
It’s been a fascinating year for the world’s most popular precious metal. From treasure hunters and hoarders to the possible end of quantitative easing, gold has been in the news constantly throughout these past 12 months. So, without further ado, here are the top 10 gold stories of 2013 (in ...
Midtown was invaded by dozens of Santas dressed only in Speedos as the area hosted the 5th annual Santa Speedo Run. Check out all the participants and their attire for the day.
Several thousand guests gathered in a huge tent in Qunu, South Africa to bid their farewells to the anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela in his home village. The burial took place out of public view at the request of the family (Dec. 15)
Guests gathered on Sunday in a huge tent at the family compound of Nelson Mandela to attend the funeral ceremony for the anti-apartheid leader. (Dec. 15)
Bells tolled 26 times to honor the children and educators killed one year ago in a shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School as local churches held memorial services. (Dec. 14)
Crowds gathered by the side of the road to see the hearse carrying Nelson Mandela's flag-draped coffin make its way from Mthatha, South Africa to the village of Qunu where the anti-apartheid icon was born and will be laid to rest. (Dec. 14)
A teenager who may have had a grudge against a teacher opened fire Friday with a shotgun at a suburban Denver high school, wounding two fellow students before killing himself. Police also found two Molotov cocktails at the scene. (Dec. 13)
The Arapahoe County Sheriff says a suburban Denver student shot at least one other student at a high school Friday before he apparently turned the gun on himself. Authorities say the suspect is dead. (Dec. 13)