Seven-year-old Andrew Kong holds his nose as he stands before the world's largest flower at the Fullerton Arboretum, Calif in 2000. The Indonesian titan arum 'Corpse Flower' has a putrid scent to lure pollinating dung beetles and can sometimes be smelled half a mile away.
A small but growing number of colleges are going green by offering eco-friendly caps and gowns for college graduation.
A Chicago alderman has forwarded a proposal for the city to regulate coal plant emissions. It is part of an ongoing effort to address serious air pollution problems in the city.
A federal policeman guards the area where bodies were found on a highway to the US border found in the town of San Juan near the city of Monterrey, Mexico, May 13, 2012.
The Americans who made it to London post-World War II found a vibrant city fueled by courage and resolve.
As world leaders convene in Washington for a summit on halting the spread of nuclear weapons, a global debate is rising on the merits – and feasibility – of total nuclear disarmament.
A major 7.2 quake, centered near Mexicali, Mexico, struck Sunday afternoon. At least one person was reported killed. The quake was felt in San Diego, Los Angeles, and Tijuana.
Cesar Chavez and Hugo Chávez may have different reputations, but they both offer lessons for progress in America.
Federal help for winter storm damage is on the way to 35 areas in the US. Recovery hits state and local budgets hard.
If you spend the time now to determine your perfect life balance, a lot of hard decisions about money and other issues become not so hard after all.