May 29, 2014 3:01PM ET
The see-through glass floor of the Willis Tower's Skydeck in Chicago cracked while freaked out tourists stood on the platform Wednesday night. Building experts were quick on the scene to fix the problem — they covered the cracks with a rug.
May 29, 2014 1:05PM ET
Transgender actress Laverne Cox graces the cover of Time this week for a story about "The Transgender Tipping Point," just a month after the magazine took heat for failing to include her on its Time 100 list.
May 28, 2014 9:30AM ET
In his first public comments since being indicted for fraud last month, New York congressman and former FBI tough guy Michael Grimm admitted he is guilty. Not of those charges, which he is fighting, but guilty of working too hard and caring too much.
May 27, 2014 5:49PM ET
Voting populaces abroad and at home are growing wary of dishing out taxpayer funding for major sports events and stadiums, with three recent examples bucking a long-term trend.
May 27, 2014 12:20PM ET
An inside story of the 45-day process that goes into making one bland corporate tweet is riling up the Twitter-sphere, but that lengthy time period is a bit misleading.
May 23, 2014 4:43PM ET
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his wife jointly apologized in a press conference on Friday for "this situation that me and my wife were in," referring to a night that ended with her unconscious and Rice charged with third-degree aggravated assault.
May 23, 2014 1:28PM ET
For the first time since 1947, America's most common age is no longer part of the Baby Boom. Millennials have taken over.
May 23, 2014 9:50AM ET
Two planes taking off at the same time from Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport missed a collision by just a few hundred feet, officials at the Federal Aviation Administration said.
May 22, 2014 12:09PM ET
Fifty Democratic Senators signed a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday to pressure the Washington Redskins to change their team name — a move that like many actions of the U.S. Senate should have no political effect.
May 22, 2014 9:27AM ET
Security forces at an Air Force base in Montana failed to stop a simulated capture of a nuclear weapon, revealing a "critical deficiency," according to internal documents obtained by the Associated Press.
May 21, 2014 5:09PM ET
Indiana Pacers All-Star forward Paul George blacked out on the court in Tuesday night's playoff game after he took two hits to the back of the head. Yet despite that and suffering through blurry vision, George was quickly cleared by doctors to return to the game.
May 21, 2014 2:56PM ET
More college football players than ever are leaving school early to test their mettle in the NFL, but at least a few pro teams are starting to think that experience and intelligence is just as important as, if not more than, freakish athletic ability.
May 21, 2014 11:35AM ET
Tehran police arrested six Iranians who had made a fun homemade music video to Pharrell's hit song "Happy," and posted it on the Internet.
May 20, 2014 11:16AM ET
New York Post and New York Daily News are taking fire from mothers of all ages after the tabloids mischaracterized comments from NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray, about her life as a new mother and inadvertently exposed a hard truth about parenting.
May 19, 2014 3:24PM ET
Here, with the help of a Thrones book reader, is a deeper look at and understanding of some major plot points and characters, including Littlefinger and Catelyn's past, Bronn's new wife, The Mountain, and our favorite baker Hot Pie.
May 19, 2014 10:42AM ET
Home Depot founder and billionaire GOP donor Ken Langone is back in the news for invoking the Nazis again, another stilted analogy relating the plight of the current American rich to 1930s Germany.
May 16, 2014 5:26PM ET
Online scrapbooking site Pinterest was just valued at $5 billion in its latest round of venture capital funding, just in case you needed a reminder that Pinterest, oft-overlooked as the little sibling of the big social networks, just might be more successful than all of them.
May 16, 2014 1:36PM ET
Of the 1,000 companies in America, exactly zero of them are led by an openly gay CEO. That is, depending on how you define "openly."
May 15, 2014 6:12PM ET
Michael Sam and Oprah Winfrey's cable network have agreed to shoot a multi-part documentary series that will follow Sam as he attempts to make the St. Louis Rams roster.
May 15, 2014 2:18PM ET
Today marks the launch of Text-to-911, the technology that allows people use their phones to text police about an emergency.
May 14, 2014 1:30PM ET
The NFL's new drug policy could increase the threshold to trigger positive test for marijuana and also decrease the severity of the punishments doled out for violations.
May 14, 2014 9:29AM ET
The murder trial of former Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius will be on hold for a month as Pistorius undergoes court-ordered psychiatric testing.
May 13, 2014 4:06PM ET
Major League Baseball has an offensive problem on its hands: Hitting and scoring are down, strikeouts are way up, and that decline in firepower is getting decidedly dull.
May 12, 2014 4:00PM ET
Deals with ESPN, Fox, and Univision will dish out $90 million per year for the rights to put Major League Soccer and U.S. Soccer matches on live TV, as networks are taking the sport seriously than ever.
May 12, 2014 2:48PM ET
A Game of Thrones book reader helps take a closer look at Jorah Mormont's slaving history, Theon's transformation into "Reek," Shae's admissions at trial, and pirate Salladhor Saan.
May 9, 2014 1:46PM ET
Noah became the most common baby boy name in 2013, ending the 14-year run of Jacob as America's favorite son. But that doesn't mean that suddenly the Noahs are taking over.
May 9, 2014 10:50AM ET
ESPN's showing of the NFL Draft's first round received a stunning overnight rating of 6.8, an almost 50 percent increase from last year's viewership. And ESPN clearly has the myth of Johnny Manziel to thank.
May 8, 2014 5:40PM ET
Taco Bell introduced a new line of breakfast foods. McDonalds is contemplating stretching breakfast to longer hours. Now Burger King is getting in to the Fast Food Breakfast Wars by taking an opposite approach – moving dinner foods into breakfast time.
May 8, 2014 3:23PM ET
With the glitzy and elaborate spectacle of the NFL Draft arriving on TV sets on Thursday night, it's worth remembering the simple and decidedly unsophisticated early days of football's rookie selection pageant.
May 7, 2014 4:13PM ET
After an hour of "animated," "feisty," and "heated" debate, the New York State Senate voted to name yogurt the state's official snack on Tuesday.