May 2, 2011 The mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks was killed in an operation led by the United States, President Obama said Sunday in a late-night statement at the White House. Details are still emerging about Osama bin Laden's death. But his life ran a fascinating trajectory: from the pampered son of a Saudi millionaire to the world's most-wanted terrorist.
September 25, 2010 Walter Breuning of Great Falls, Mont., turned 114 years old this week. He's earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records, a nice reminder of a long and prosperous life — and reminder to mark the milestones of lives just getting started, like that first bike ride without training wheels.