An 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.”
A gigantic flower that smells like rotting flesh will soon bloom at botanical gardens near Los Angeles.
Of 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 Inc. says it will stop using wood products from a Singapore company that’s been accused of clear-cutting rain forests in Indonesia.
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’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.