- Woman celebrates birthday performing 21 acts of kindness Updated: May-06-15 5:23 am
BRISTOL, Tennessee - A Bristol woman celebrated her 21st birthday by performing 21 acts of kindness to people she had never met across the city.
- Muted celebrations of Buddha's birthday in Nepal Updated: May-04-15 10:10 am
BIDUR, Nepal - Celebrations of Buddha's birthday in Nepal were muted on Monday, as the faithful turned their prayers to loved ones lost in the country's massive earthquake and worries that the tragedy might be the start of a much larger reckoning.
- Sleepy Eye quads celebrate 65th birthday Updated: May-03-15 11:22 pm
SLEEPY EYE, Minnesota - The Sleepy Eye quads have returned to their childhood home in southern Minnesota to celebrate their 65th birthday.
- Boy who got thousands of cards for last birthday has died Updated: Apr-25-15 11:49 am
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - A 6-year-old Massachusetts boy who received thousands of birthday cards from strangers last year has died after battling a rare inoperable brain tumor.
- It's a natural for Oregon State: focus on Bernard Malamud Updated: Apr-24-15 4:59 pm
CORVALLIS, Oregon - Last April, Oregon State University held a 100th birthday celebration in honor of acclaimed novelist Bernard Malamud, who taught at OSU for 12 years and wrote some of his most influential work there.
- San Francisco bans performances by exotic animals Updated: Apr-21-15 7:15 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday approved a prohibition on performances using wild animals, joining dozens of other places that frown upon the display of bears and big cats, elephants and monkeys for human entertainment.
- Given little chance at life as boy, man marks 30th birthday Updated: Apr-15-15 8:52 am
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - When 6-month-old Joey Pike was diagnosed with Marshall-Smith syndrome, a rare intellectual and physical disability, doctors said he probably wouldn't live past 3.
- Reward increased for info on Ohio teen's shooting death Updated: Apr-15-15 6:59 am
CINCINNATI - A Cincinnati Councilman has announced an increased reward for information about a shooting that killed a 17-year-old girl and injured two other teens in southwest Ohio.
- 5 indicted in assault of Ohio Chuck E. Cheese's workers Updated: Apr-15-15 3:05 am
CLEVELAND - Five people will be arraigned Wednesday on felony charges in connection with an assault of Chuck E. Cheese's employees that police say began with complaints about a malfunctioning photo booth during a child's birthday party.
- Oregon's beloved patriarch elephant celebrates 53th birthday Updated: Apr-14-15 4:30 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Oregon Zoo's beloved patriarch elephant, Packy, is celebrating another birthday: the six-ton senior just turned 53.
- Family gathering turns deadly, fight ends with 1 dead Updated: Apr-13-15 7:25 pm
BILOXI, Mississippi - A family gathering to celebrate a child's birthday turned deadly when a fight between two brothers-in-law led to a fatal stabbing.
- Sisters reunite in Ohio after state unseals adoption records Updated: Apr-12-15 10:44 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - For a moment, Ellaztre Barnett looked at the woman before her without a glint of recognition. Then her hands clasped to her face in a flash, tears welling. This was the sister she had waited her whole life to meet.
- 'Dome Dogs,' nostalgia on tap for Astrodome's 50th birthday Updated: Apr-09-15 12:14 pm
HOUSTON - They're going to party like it's 1965.
- Celebration planned to mark Fulbright's 110th birthday Updated: Apr-08-15 3:14 am
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is hosting a celebration of Sen. Fulbright's 110th birthday this week.
- World's oldest person dies at age 116 in Arkansas Updated: Apr-06-15 10:40 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Just days after becoming the world's oldest documented person, 116-year-old Gertrude Weaver died Monday in Arkansas.
- Preacher marks 100th birthday at church he founded Updated: Apr-06-15 10:41 am
ST. LOUIS - The Rev. Joel Davis knows how to celebrate a birthday.