Orson Welles' last role was the voice of "Unicron" in the 1986 Transformers movie.
Today marks the anniversary of the day Lucy Ricardo gave birth to Little Ricky on national T.V.
Editor's Note: Last fall, Kara Kovalchik wrote a story titled '8 Not-So-Famous Firsts,' which covered such topics as the first auto insurance policy and the first wet t-shirt contest.
Today in 1809, Edgar Allan Poe was born.
We often write their names on the "Pay to the Order of" lines of our donation checks, but how well do we know the inspiring people behind some of our favorite charities and foundations?
So what's the story with the Great Sphinx? Who built it, when, and why? And what happened to its nose?
In comparison to the worldwide murder rate, cases of cannibalism are rare, but they stand out because of the horror they instill in the rest of us.
I rarely if ever wash new clothes before wearing them, even though dear old mom always told me I should.
By changing one letter at a time to form new English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert the word FOUR into the word NINE inÂ eight (or fewer) steps.
Did you know parasitic gut worms may help prevent you from developing allergies? Or that the fluid excreted from maggots might actually be helpful in keeping your wounds clean?
Every once in a while, people encounter things on their radio, TV, or interstellar wave detectors that no one can explain.
Today is Martin Luther King day, one of only four United States federal holidays that commemorate an individual person.
From a humble eight colors in 1903's original Crayola box, an explosion of diversity has arisen in the Crayola ecosystem.
Two dogs in Tennessee had a mighty prize waiting at the bottom of their dog food bag the other day.
If you're doing any air travel this winter, chances are you'll end up spending quite a bit of time sitting in airports. During those layovers, your mind may wander.
If snarky commentary could deep-fry, Jay Leno would be onion rings.