Summary Here in the United States, we spend most of our time in an always-on world--a place where internet connections are as constant and reliable as the lights or running water. "One of the strongest correlations we found is the poorer your country is, the more likely your network is to turn off at night," says John Heidemann, a professor at the University of Southern California.
Summary In the middle of performing a medley of hits at the 2003 Video Music Awards, Madonna surprised everyone by kissing Britney Spears onstage. After the performance, Rudolph ended up in an elevator with Madonna, and it turns out she remembered his name.
Summary Weekend's remaining public searches were canceled after discovery. "It was not buried, and its location was not far from the road," he told the station. Nearby was a pair of black pants, similar to ones Graham was wearing.
Summary Peyton Manning (18) of the Denver Broncos celebrates his 509th career touchdown pass on the sidelines. On its way to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, the football that Manning dropped in the hands of Demaryius Thomas to break the record was used as a prank on the Broncos' quarterback, known to teammates as the ultimate prankster.
Summary "The IRS tells you to hang on to seven years of your personal tax information, but they can't... It's time to clean house at the IRS," the Republican from Wisconsin says in the 30-second spot .
Summary Federal officials meanwhile ramped up readiness to deal with future cases. About 4,000 passengers on the cruise had to miss a stop in Cozumel, Mexico, where the boat was not allowed to dock because of the scare.
Summary The U.S. has generally downplayed the importance of Kobani. (CNN) -- The U.S. military has airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian city of Kobani to beef up the defense against ISIS forces, the Pentagon said. (The administration refers to the group as ISIL, the acronym for "Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant."
Summary Customers at the Arco station on Capitol Expressway and Center Road said Sunday night they could not believe that the price for gasoline was only $3.17 per gallon there. A bigger drop could be in store in the coming weeks, perhaps another 20 cents a gallon for consumers.
Summary He says the protests have also been influenced by external forces beyond Hong Kong. Political commentator Frank Ching told CNN Monday that the talks are unlikely to produce results because the Hong Kong government is not in a position to meet the demands of the protesters.
Summary Anderson faced an audience Saturday night for a fundraiser to support volunteers who helped her family cope during tragedy. "My brothers - all three of them - had so much anger, and she calmed them down and let them speak."
Summary Leave it to Peyton Manning to plan his own prank. "We have to get pressure on the quarterback, and the offense was able to really get points on the board and make them one-dimensional where they would have to pass the ball. That's when me and Von and the others really open up and rush the passer."
Summary Afghanistan National Army soldiers walk beside their vehicles on the outskirts of Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Insurgents on Sunday attacked several army checkpoints in eastern and southern Afghanistan, killing at least four troops and wounding several people.
Summary The officers stopped him, and "he went back into the backyard of the vacant house," Amsler said. As officers were entering the backyard to take him into custody, they heard a gunshot and found a man lying on the ground suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Summary The Rangel family at home in Laredo, Texas. In partnership with the Texas Left Me Out coalition and business groups eager to shift their insurance burden to the government, the THA has lobbied for a Texas solution to the coverage gap.