Five-year-old Calistogans from left, Javier Rodriguez, Jose Vega and Brian Ceron, found a way to entertain themselves before marching in the 10th anniversary of the Calistoga, California Cinco de Mayo parade on Sunday.
A still from the 1969 movie, 'A Boy Named Charlie Brown' is seen. Cartoonist Charles Schulz's long-running comic strip 'Peanuts' began its run in 1950 and continued until 2000.
With a federal tax credit and state rebates, the price for Nissan's zero-emission, all-electric Leaf could be just above $20,000. Fully charged, it'll go 100 miles.
San Francisco's free compost, which comes from sewage sludge, is being protested by an environmental activist group, which says it may contain harmful chemicals.
This year, more automakers will roll out electric cars to American roadways.
At Andy's Barbershop in Owego, N.Y., John Janosko gets a cut from owner Andy Romano, who has been in business here for 40 years. Janosko says he has been a client for almost that long. The men chat about local company Lockheed Martin, which just lost a big contract for presidential helicopters. Owego was voted the coolest small town in America.
A large, Bornean stick insect is seen climbing on a branch. Stick insects are usually long insects that use their shape and color as a natural camouflage to blend in on branches.
California proposes new taxes and budget cuts as it struggles to tame its $24.3 billion deficit.
With enough investment, geothermal power could satisfy 10 percent of the US energy diet, energy experts say.