By By Paula Hancocks, Catherine E. Shoichet and Michael Pearson
Passengers aboard a sinking South Korean ferry faced a terrifying choice as the vessel rolled: obey commands barked over loudspeakers to stay in place, or don life vests and jump into the chilly ocean water.
The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute discovered new species of sponges living in the deepest depths of the Monterey Bay and marine biologists described them as "killer sponges." May Chow reports.
(NBC News) Television and other electronic screens can have a hypnotizing effect on kids, and are used by many parents as a distraction, but a new study suggests this strategy may have long-lasting side effects.
Tempers have cooled over a cattle dispute that threatened to turn violent, in Nevada.
The Bureau of Land Management started rounding up cattle, owned by a family that has been ranching since the 1800's.