Javier Colon won 'The Voice,' a television singing contest, on June 29, beating out 31 other contestants on the NBC show. Mr. Colon was on the team of singing coach Adam Levine and won a recording contract with Universal Republic, $100,000 in cash, and will star in 'The Voice' summer tour starting in July.
'The Voice' announced the show's winner on Wednesday night. Javier Colon took top honors, with only a 2 percent margin separating 'The Voice' winner from the runner-up, Dia Frampton.
In a rare solo press conference, Obama dodged reporters' efforts to make him clarify his position on gay marriage. He supports civil unions but has said his position is 'evolving.'
Rory McIlroy rebounded from a disastrous Masters final round in April to capture the US Open early Sunday evening, outside Washington, D.C. At age 22, this is Rory McIlroy's first major championship.
"Parks and Recreation" deputy director Leslie Knope (a character who exists only on TV) will publish a book about Pawnee (a place every bit as fictional as Knope).
The Voice kicked off the second week of live performance rounds on Tuesday. Who was eliminated? Can NBC's The Voice win over the now idle American Idol fans?
Conan O'Brien recieved an honorary doctorate of arts at Dartmouth. He praised the 1,700 graduates for earning their degrees, then boasted that "Dartmouth is giving me the same degree for interviewing the fourth lead in 'Twilight.'"
New photos of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the Tucson attack in January, bring relief at evident progress. She still struggles to communicate, but friends say “she looks beautiful.”