But the news isn’t all that bad.
Shirley Temple Black, who lifted America’s spirits as a bright-eyed, dimpled child movie star during the Great Depression and later became a U.S. diplomat, died late on Monday evening.
Norway’s Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has become the oldest male gold medalist in Winter Games history.
Pete Seeger, who helped create the modern American folk music movement, died on Monday at the age of 94.
Twitter user Safiyyah Nawaz (@safiyyahn) made the grave, grave error of tweeting about the Earth’s age on New Year’s Day. Big mistake.
Jimmy Rollins thriving under Sandberg.
A federal judge on Friday ordered the Food and Drug Administration to make the “morning-after” emergency contraception pill available without a prescription to all girls of reproductive age.
Don’t expect more than 77 wins from declining Phillies
Barbara Walters is expected to retire in May of 2014, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Pope Francis, barely 12 hours after his election, quietly left the Vatican early on Thursday to pray for guidance.