Selfies while driving? A #dangerous idea

More and more teens are using their smartphones and tablets to connect on social media everywhere they go– even if they’re behind the wheel. The state Department of Motor Vehicles is now warning of a

Designer reimagines Connecticut flag

A talented designer with perhaps too much time on his hands took it upon himself to redesign the 50 state flags after discovering they lack unity. “I was immediately bothered by how discordant they

Denver drops backyard marijuana ban from draft ordinance

Marijuana users in Denver have found refuge: their backyards. While Colorado has legalized the recreational use of marijuana, Denver’s City Council continues to figure out how to enforce and regulate the new state law in their jurisdiction. CBS Denver reports the new draft ordinance was revised so people could be allowed to smoke in their 

Photos: Miniseries transforms New York street

If you thought New York’s Lower East Side is gritty now, see how Stephen Soderbergh’s upcoming miniseries “The Knick,” starring Clive Owen, is transforming Orchard Street into the bad old days of the 1910s. According to Cinemax: Set in downtown New York in 1900, THE KNICK centers on Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses 

German Shepherd rescues abandoned baby found in carrier bag

A German Shepherd is sitting (lying?) like a king after he helped save an abandoned baby in Birmingham, England. The Birmingham Mail reports Jade and her owner, Roger Wilday, found the newborn in what appeared to be a discarded carrier bag next to some bushes. The dog raced to the bushes and laid next to 

Watch: More than 1,000 dolphins swim with ferry

Sometimes just looking out the window can give you a moment you will never forget. Rob Maguire took this video on a B.C ferry Thursday afternoon from the Gulf Islands to Vancouver, B.C. Needless to say, it’s become a hit. Wrote one person in the YouTube comments: I was there beside you stunned with my 

Harper Lee sues museum over ‘Mockingbird’ merch

It has been over 50 years since the literary lawyer Atticus Finch defended Tom Robinson in a fictionalized version of Monroeville, Alabama, and now things are once again heating up in the courthouse in the tiny southern Alabama town. This time the Monroe County’s Old Courthouse Museum is facing civil litigation from “To Kill a Mockingbird” 

Heidi Klum is unrecognizable at her 2013 Halloween Party

Each year model Heidi Klum surprises us with an elaborate costume at her annual Halloween Party and this year is no exception. Can you spot her in this first photo?