Harmon Killebrew was the strong, silent, slugging first baseman who helped the Twins develop a loyal fan base in Minnesota. Harmon Killebrew, who passed away on Tuesday, was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1984.
Baltimore Orioles first baseman Derrek Lee waits for a Minnesota Twins player to step into the batter's box during the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Fort Myers, Fla., on March 23.
Human hibernation may not yet be a reality, but that hasn't stopped people from trying. Future-thinking entertainer Lady Gaga is carried in an egg-shaped vessel at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 13. Ms. Gaga claimed that she incubated for 72 hours before her performance.
A model presents a creation by Pilar Vera during the International Flamenco Fashion Show SIMOF in the Andalusian capital of Seville, Spain. The show will run until Feb. 6.
Blaine Gabbert: Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert (11) prepares to throw as Iowa Hawkeyes defensive end Adrian Clayborn (94) pursues during the third quarter of the Insight Bowl NCAA college football game on Dec. 28, 2010, in Tempe, Ariz.
Foreclosures in the US have increased over the summer and have become particularly serious in metropolitan areas.
Storm clouds carrying heavy rain move across downtown Phoenix, Ariz., on Oct. 5. A series of powerful thunderstorms hit the area with high winds, hail, and heavy rain.
Foreclosures declined in all top 10 metros, according to a new report.
Lunar eclipse: Early Saturday morning, skywatchers in parts of North America saw a shadow pass across part of the nearly full moon as it hung low on the horizon.
Santa Monica earthquake: A 3.6-magnitude temblor hit the West Los Angeles area at 2:17 a.m. PDT Monday.