NEW YORK (AP) - "Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi early Sunday gave birth to her first child, a boy.
NEW YORK (AP) - Barnes & Noble's fiscal first quarter was a tale of modern and traditional. Tech-savvy readers snapped up its e-books and other digital content during the period, while traditionalists headed to its bookstores for the popular "Fifty Shades of Grey" series and other items.
LONDON (AP) - Britain's Prince Harry has been caught on camera doing something embarrassing - again.
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) - Google is buying the Frommer's brand of travel guides.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Multi-platinum superstar Taylor Swift is releasing her fourth studio album called "Red" on Oct. 22.
NEW YORK (AP) - Phone companies are losing the high-speed Internet game. In the second quarter, the landline phone industry lost a substantial number of broadband subscribers for the first time, as cable companies continued to pile on new household and small business customers, thanks to the higher speeds they offer in most areas.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Known to the Twitterverse and the president of the United States as "Mohawk Guy" of the Mars mission, Bobak Ferdowsi could be the changing public face of NASA and all of geekdom.
SEATTLE (AP) - These aren't your typical loos. One uses microwave energy to transform human waste into electricity. Another captures urine and uses it for flushing. And still another turns excrement into charcoal.
Inside a candy–striped Bull Street storefront festooned with silk flowers, big things are brewing.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "The Dark Knight Rises" has finally fallen out of first-place at the weekend box office.
LONDON (AP) - Matthew Driller was holding a navy umbrella, blocking the view of spectators standing five deep and waiting to see the Olympic women's cycling road race flash past. The police came by, signifying that the leaders were closing. The crowd leaned in. "Don't worry," Driller said. "I'll move it before they come."
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BURBANK, Calif. (AP) - Peter Jackson is adding a third film to what was planned to be the two-part series "The Hobbit."
The 24th annual Brooklet Peanut Festival is from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. The event begins with a parade and includes live entertainment throughout the day, as well as arts and crafts booths, food and amusements.
Scores of soldiers assigned to Fort Stewart' Wounded Warriors Battalion are being treated to a free fishing event at Stewart's Pond No. 1, also called Pineview Lake. According to retired Command Sgt. Maj. Adna Chaffee of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 789, local veterans' organizations will sponsor a catch-and-release fishing outing from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 23.