Nebraska veteran comes out of coma in time for Christmas

OMAHA, Neb. — A Purple Heart veteran from Nebraska who suffered his second traumatic brain injury is making a miraculous recovery. Christmas Eve marked three months since Tony Belt fell 18 feet in a work accident, KETV reported. "The doctors…

Blue Sky Science: Why don’t joints bend both ways?

Q Why don’t joints bend both ways? — Holden Taggart, Merrimac, Wis. A Dan Cobian, research scientist with Badger Athletic Performance and a faculty member in the physical therapy program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison: Joints don’t bend both ways…

See some of your best wildlife pictures from around the world

Our recent Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers such as you! Take a look at some of the great pictures we've gotten featuring wildlife. Do you have some great pictures of iconic places, cities, monuments…

Celebrity Birthdays: Dec. 30

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Sandy Koufax, Patti Smith, Meredith Vieira, Tracey Ullman, Sean Hannity, Mike Pompeo, Tiger Woods, Tyrese Gibson, Eliza Dushku, LeBron James, Ellie Goulding and more.

Celebrity Birthdays: Dec. 29

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Jon Voight, Ted Danson, Patricia Clarkson, Paula Poundstone, Ashleigh Banfield, Lilly Wachowski, Jude Law, Mekhi Phifer, Diego Luna, Alison Brie and more.

NFL at 100: Helmets go high tech in quest for player safety

Long gone are the days of the leather shell and single-bar face mask. Today’s football helmets are technological marvels, using cutting edge materials and design elements to make the headgear the safest it’s been in the 100th season of the…

Trump faces raft of foreign policy challenges in new year

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump starts the new year knee-deep in daunting foreign policy challenges at the same time he'll have to deal with a likely impeachment trial in the Senate and the demands of a reelection campaign.