Supporters of the Calgary Hitmen hockey team tossed 25,921 stuffed toys onto the ice for the 19th annual Teddy Bear Toss. Fans are asked to bring a bear to throw when the Hitmen score their first goal or the "teddy bear" goal. In total, 25,921 toys...
On Saturday night, WILL FERRELL popped up on KXMB-TV in Bismarck, North Dakota to co-anchor the local news. As Ron Burgundy, of course. It was a great idea, and while it wasn't HI-larious, he did have a few funny lines. It was a totally deadpan...
There's a gallery online called "Rock 'N' Roll Heaven," which has images of what some dead musicians would look like today, if they were still alive. It includes: Kurt Cobain, John Lennon, Keith Moon, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix and...
In the NFL, it's completely legal to tackle a player by his hair. And a defensive end for the Jacksonville Jaguars named Jason Babin took full advantage of that rule during their matchup with the Arizona Cardinals yesterday. During a tackle, he...
Def Leppard's Phil Collen talked to Robbie, Dave and Moose about Def Leppard's new CD and DVD "Viva! Hysteria", his side project Manraze, his last time in Fargo and much more... check out this exclusive interview here!
Markets steady despite talk of US stimulus cut
LONDON (AP) — Global stocks drifted lower Thursday as another round of strong U.S. economic data reinforced expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will begin to reduce its monetary stimulus this month.
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition fighters killed an Iraqi freelance journalist in the rebel-held north of the country, the latest of dozens of reporters who have died in the country over the past three years, an activist group and an international media watchdog said Thursday.
A group linked to al Qaeda said it was behind suicide attacks on an Iraqi police intelligence headquarters and shopping mall in the northern city of Kirkuk, the SITE monitoring group said on Thursday, citing a communique. Gunmen and suicide bombers attacked the two sites in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, late on Wednesday. Al Qaeda-affiliated Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) claimed the six-man suicide raid, according to a statement circulated on jihadi forums and social media, SITE said. Sunni Muslim insurgents linked to al Qaeda have regularly used such attacks on targets linked to Iraq's Shi'ite-led government and security services since the start of 2013.
American teacher shot dead in Libya's Benghazi
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Unknown assailants shot an American teacher to death as he was jogging on Thursday in Benghazi, Libyan and U.S. officials said, underlining persistently tenuous security in the eastern Libyan city where the U.S. ambassador was killed last year.
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Witnesses and aid workers say at least 98 people are dead in the capital of the Central African Republic after a day of clashes between the Muslim armed fighters who rule the country and a Christian militia who opposes them.
LONDON (AP) — Hurricane-force gusts hit Britain on Thursday, halting trains, disrupting air travel and leaving tens of thousands of homes without electricity. Accidents linked to the storm killed two people.