A huge wildfire sparked by lightning in Northern California burned to the edge of three small towns Monday, threatening thousands of homes as fearful residents sought safety miles away at an emergency shelter.
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For the first time since 1993, 'Sesame Street' is looking to add some more Latin flavor to the hit children's television show. Hundreds of young people turned out Monday for an open casting call at Roseland Ballroom in New York.
Southern California is No. 1 in the AP Top 25, tossing off the weight of NCAA sanctions and returning to a familiar place in the rankings, with a boost from LSU's problems.
Paul Ryan says seniors have nothing to worry about when it comes to Medicare and Social Security if there's a Republican in the White House. Don't believe the GOP vice presidential candidate? Then just ask his 78-year-old mother.
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney debuted a new weekly podcast. In the first installment, Romney talks highlights Medicare, saying president Barack Obama "raided $716 from the Medicare trust fund."