Revered as a comedic and storytelling genius by Hollywood's top entertainers, Gene Wilder was a humble man who downplayed his comic gifts, was a serious director and remained deferential to his longtime collaborator, Mel Brooks.
Archaeologists in Austria have announced the discovery of a pair of rare mammoth tusks estimated to be around a million years old; the ancient artifacts were found by a crew doing roadwork.
The US Department of Agriculture has temporarily closed six offices in five states after receiving several anonymous threats, USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick reports.
A new poll shows a flamboyant former Virginia lawmaker who was jailed in a sex scandal involving a 17-year-old girl is the current front-runner in the crowded race to be Richmond's next mayor
Tiffany Wienke of Vicksburg, Mississippi and her crew of 6 struggled for hours to get an alligator to shore, but the effort paid off in the form of a record-setting catch.
The Los Angeles Times reports the family of an 11-year-old boy found dead in a closet of his California home had been the subject of six prior reports to the Department of Children and Family Services.
Police say a Pennsylvania man free on bond while awaiting charges that he beat his wife and held her captive for nearly two weeks this summer has now kidnapped her, and both are missing
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