As the oil from the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil rig sinking invades fragile marsh lands, chemicals are being used in high volume to disperse the oil coagulating on the surface of the Gulf of Mexico.
President Obama is backing a hard-line stance by South Korea in the wake of a report concluding the sinking of a South Korean warship in March was done by Communist North Korea. Obama directed U.S. commanders to work with South Korean troops to deter any further escalation on the Korean Peninsula.
Simon Monjack, the widower of recently deceased actress Brittany Murphy, died Sunday in Los Angeles. He was 39.
“Lost” ended its six-year run Sunday on ABC, generating a wide spectrum of reactions.
Former Major League pitcher Jose Lima died of a heart attack Sunday. He was 37
The Phoenix Suns rallied to cut the Los Angeles Lakers’ lead to 2-1 in the Western Conference Finals.
The Chicago Blackhawks secured their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance since 1992 by sweeping the San Jose Sharks in the NHL Western Conference Playoffs.