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Disney exec shows off new wireless wristbands

RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. — A typical scenario familiar to families visiting a crowded Disney theme park: Mom or dad race off for a "FastPass" to a popular attraction while the other parent is with the kids on another ride. You've split up and must meet somewhere. Tensions rise. And this is …

He survived Boston bombing, then saw Texas blast

Boston Marathon Bombing

Kids’ lemonade stand raises thousands for Boston victims

Reese Witherspoon and husband arrested in Atlanta

<b>Updated: 7:10 a.m. ET</b> Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was arrested and jailed for a short time in Atlanta early Friday morning, according to an incident report originally obtained by Variety. Her husband, CAA agent James Toth, was also arrested and jailed.<p>Toth was spotted by an Atlanta …

Baby penguins take their names from 'Doctor Who'

The Chester Zoo in Chester, England, received a special delivery of baby Humboldt penguins, and they've been given names that are out of this world!<p>Last year the zoo's clutch (brood of chicks) got their names from British Olympic stars. But this year they are named after icons from the beloved …

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

National Parks

Gwyneth Paltrow named World's Most Beautiful Woman by People

She has an Oscar, a rocker husband, two children, and now the title of World’s Most Beautiful Woman. Gwyneth Paltrow, 40, graces the cover of People magazine’s Most Beautiful People issue.<p>“I can’t believe it,” Paltrow said of the magazine’s honor. “I kept thinking, ‘This can’t be true.’ I’ve never …

Five family-friendly destinations you may not have considered

Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t tell you is how much fun it can be, and that it doesn’t have to be limited to timeshares on …

Elephant Seal, California

Boston Marathon victim Jeff Bauman helped identify bombers

Jeff Bauman, the man who became the bloodied face of the victims after the Boston bomb attacks, provided the key identification of the dead suspect.<p><b>Boston Marathon bombs: live</b><p>Mr Bauman was waiting to see his girlfriend finish the race when a man in a white cap and sweatshirt dropped a backpack at …

Marathon tragedy felt by all runners

The running community is showing support for Boston athletes -- and concern for security.<p>The shaken running community is reacting to the tragedy in Boston with social media support, informal group runs and practical concern for safety at future races.<p>Heather Cavaliere, general manager at Riverside …

Madonna's Homeless Brother Says She 'Doesn't Give A Sh-t If I'm Dead Or Alive'

Madonna may be a billionaire now, but she's reportedly not worried about her brother's well-being.<p>The 54-year-old singer's homeless brother Anthony Ciccone has spoken out about his famous sister, claiming that she doesn't care whether he lives or dies.<p>Ciccone, who is an alcoholic and lives on the …

Mama bear? National Zoo artificially inseminates giant panda

The National Zoo announced Saturday that a team of scientists and veterinarians had artificially inseminated the Zoo's female giant panda after natural breeding failed to occur.<p>The statement said that Mei Xiang was artificially inseminated with a combination of fresh and frozen semen taken from the …

In South Sudan, Striving to Keep Girls in School

Two young women are working in communities in South Sudan, Uganda, and Rwanda to better locals’ lives. Rebecca Rattner tells their stories.<p>On her …

Full-face transplant recipient marries woman he met in burn support group

On Saturday, the North Texas man who was one of the first Americans to receive a full face transplant married another burn patient he met at a support group.<p>Dallas Wiens, of Fort Worth, was severely injured in a bizarre construction accident in 2008 when he came in contact with a high-voltage power …

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Snooki Gives Kim Kardashian Advice For Giving Birth In Style (VIDEO)

We wouldn't recommend taking advice from Snooki when it comes to, well, most things. But when the erstwhile "Jersey Shore" star decided to offer up some words of wisdom to Kim Kardashian, we were more than willing to eavesdrop -- out of sheer curiosity, of course.<p>Addressing the pregnant star in her …