NASCAR ambitions: Mini stock car racer Cody Kershner is on the brink of earning his first title.
Jack Roush is OK after a plane crash in Wisconsin Tuesday. Jack Roush, the president of Roush Fenway Racing, will still attend the Experimental Aircraft Association's annual AirVenture in Oshkosh.
Michael Jordan finds himself slipping to seventh spot on this year's top ten most popular athlete list in the US, behind Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant.
An orangutan eats a piece of watermelon at a zoo in Nanning, Guangxi province, China, on Friday.
Job hunting is always an adventure. But hunting tornadoes is flat-out crazy.
Three-year-old Jackson Hazlett of Portland, Ore., hugs his father after the two were reunited on April 21 at the Chiles Center at the University of Portland. His father, Sgt. Ryan Hazlett, was serving in Iraq, and returned home with 2,700 other Oregon Army National Guard soldiers after 10 months away.
Gallery director Tina Grimes (r.) talks about artwork with customer Jennifer Foster at the Thomas Kinkade Art Gallery at a furniture store in Plano, Texas. Thomas Kinkade's artwork is a hit with Christian collectors because of it's faith-based content but art critics say no serious art collector would want the works.
Under NASA's new space plan, commercial spacecraft and services have a larger role than before.