Local Man Recounts Daring Sea Rescue After Vessel Sinks Near IndonesiaA local man who was involved in a daring rescue at sea while on a surfing excursion on the far side of the globe recounted his story to CBS2.
Aviation Expert Discusses Role Bad Weather May Have Played In AirAsia Jetliner DisappearanceAn aviation expert weighed in Monday on the disappearance of an AirAsia jetliner, likening a large thunderstorm cell to having the "destructive power of an atomic bomb."
Flower With Scent Of Dead Body Set For Rare BloomA gigantic flower that smells like rotting flesh will soon bloom at botanical gardens near Los Angeles.
Meet the People Who Lie on Train Tracks for Better HealthOf course, doctors say lying on train tracks provides no health benefit. Other than sharpening one's reflexes, I guess. You're supposed to get up, just before the train goes by.
Mattel Won't Use Wood From Alleged Rain Forest Clear-Cutter Mattel Inc. says it will stop using wood products from a Singapore company that's been accused of clear-cutting rain forests in Indonesia.
Costumed Environmentalist Group Arrested Outside Disney Studios The protesters were unhappy with Disney's use of paper products in children's books that supposedly come from endangered rain forests in Indonesia.
Paris Hilton Blocked From Entering JapanParis Hilton's spokeswoman says Japanese officials have stopped the celebrity socialite from entering the country for a promotional appearance a day after she pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges in Las Vegas.