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VIDEO: Mammoth storm Sandy plunges NYC into darkness
Much of New York was plunged into darkness Monday by a superstorm that overflowed the city's historic waterfront, flooded the financial district and subway tunnels and cut power to hundreds of thousands of people.
SOCIAL: While we were waiting for Hurricane Sandy
While Hurricane Sandy wasn't expected to arrive in the Northeast until late Monday night, she's been churning up the Internet since Sunday with a mix of news, jokes, memes and viral (sometimes fake) photos.
- SLIDESHOW: Hurricane Sandy brings wind, water Damaging winds and storm surges from Hurricane Sandy began affecting Massachusetts on Monday.
14 rescued, 2 missing from replica tall ship sunk by Sandy
Coast Guard helicopters Monday rescued 14 of 16 crew members from a replica 18th- century tall ship in the path of Hurricane Sandy 90 miles off the coast of North Carolina.
Officials: Let nature 'take its course' on dead whale
A dead whale, estimated to be about 54 feet long, lied sprawled across the beachfront after washing ashore over the weekend.
Slate: The popular kids are now rich adults
Researchers found that students who were more popular in high school make more money later on.
Fathers can influence teens' sexual behavior, researchers say
Fathers' attitudes toward teen sex and the emotional closeness of their relationship with their teens have a sizable influence on their teens' sexual behavior, separate from the influence of moms, a new review of studies suggests.
Sooner fans plan colorful greeting for Irish
Notre Dame's Fighting Irish will be seeing red, and white, when they meet Oklahoma Saturday.
Kentucky church cashes in a million coins
It started with a sermon about the value of a penny, and ended this week when three tons of them were delivered to a bank.
VIDEO: 1800 pound pumpkin used in display
Pumpkin sculptor Ray Villafane and his team carved a zombie 'harvester' display at the New York Botanical Garden. One of the pumpkins they used is more than 1800 pounds.
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