"Pac-Man" made his debut in Japanese arcades. Three-and-a-half decades and billions of glowing dots later, the yellow gaming icon has appeared in more than 70 titles.
During a boat tour in Alaska's Prince William Sound, a group of tourists witnessed a huge glacier break off and fall into the water.
A five-year-old boy wasn't ashamed to help a stranger. In fact, his gesture created quite the stir at an Alabama waffle house. Bryan Henry has the story.
Two little girls love to hit the slopes with their dads to do some extreme snowboarding. The dads are both expert snowboarders. They say not everyone should try these moves with their kids.
A group of hikers got more than they bargained for when the Telica volcano in Nicaragua erupted as they climbed it.
For sale: one husband. That's what a Florida woman posted on Facebook, after her husband did the unthinkable. He forget that this past Sunday was Mother's Day. Jason Hackett explains.
California is in the middle of one of its most historic droughts. And with mandatory water reductions in place -- it's nearly impossible to water a lawn. So, one Sacramento man has come up with a way to make California lawns green, even in the midst of a devastating drought.
It's a stunt so stunning, you'll feel like you've strapped on wings and came along for the ride. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story of a daring duo wearing jetpacks that pack a punch.
On June 11, the Hispanic owners of a barbecue restaurant in Colorado plan to offer a 10 percent discount to all white customers and no one else. Originally a joke, the owners have decided to go through with the idea, though they know it might anger some.
Dramatic video obtained by the AP shows a tornado forming near the town of Hardy, Nebraska, near the Kansas border on Wednesday. The twister took out power lines and a farmstead. It was one of dozens of tornadoes to hit the southern Plains.
Daimler Trucks North America this week unveiled its new autonomous big rig that allows drivers to take their hands off the wheel and eyes off the road while the vehicle operates in a sort of autopilot mode.
A lake of lava on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has been rising over the past week and, at times, overflowing in a spectacular show.
A bride and groom were enjoying a picture-perfect ceremony in Malibu, California when a rescue helicopter crashed the wedding. Cynthia Newsome has the story.
A baby polar bear at the Maruyama Zoo in Japan took its first splash in a pool Tuesday. The cub was last December.
For those who live in the city but are fans of fresh eggs and farm living, a company is offering some people the chance to get eggs right from the natural supplier. Elise Finch explains.
A student's cellphone camera captured the moment that a stage collapsed during the end of a high school performance in central Indiana. More than a dozen people were hurt, one critically.
Theres never been a shortage of beer on college campuses. But students at Cal Poly-Pomona are learning how to brew, serving their product to classmates, and hoping to land jobs in craft breweries when they graduate.
Doctors and nurses have started wearing ballet tutus every Tuesday to cheer up young hospital patients at a Florida hospital. It started with a request made by a nervous patient -- now, almost the entire staff is wearing the tutus.
A Tennessee father had a unique way of keeping an eye on his daughter, after he decided to let her walk to school on her own. Lauren Davis reports on how he literally became a hovering dad.
When it comes to first pitches at baseball games, they're usually evidence as to why the person throwing the ball wasn't a player in the pros, but this first pitch is truly impressive.