A Hawaii man was hurt by magma spatter when a 'lava bomb' from the Kilauea eruption hit his third-floor balcony. The man's leg was shattered from shin to foot. Other dangers of the eruption beyond lava flows include laze and sulfur dioxide.
A promising student-athlete, 20-year-old Chase Dennis from Keller, died while swimming with friends after his community college graduation in Coffeyville, Kansas, on May 12. Family and coaches say he could have made the Olympics.
Janet Jackson rocked the Billboard Music Awards with an energetic and powerful performance of her past hits in an epic week that included her 52nd birthday and the 25th anniversary of her groundbreaking "janet.".
A man who authorities say intentionally rammed vehicle into a North Carolina restaurant busy with weekend lunch crowd, killing his daughter, another person has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
Phillip Smith, 79, of Claremore, Oklahoma, stopped his car to "save a turtle" on Route 66 when a truck struck his Lexus. The parked Lexus then hit Smith. Both drivers were cited, and Smith was taken to the hospital with injuries.
A 3-year-old boy who fell into a 10-foot-deep manure pit on a Honey Brook, Pennsylvania, farm was rescued Saturday night, firefighters reported. The boy fell into the pit beneath a barn while it was open for cleaning. He survived.