This handout photo provided by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Arctic sea ice in 2013.  (AP Photo/NOAA)

Study: Arctic getting darker, making Earth warmer

The Arctic isn't nearly as bright and white as it used to be, because of more ice melting in the ocean. And according to a new study, that's turning out to be a global problem.…
One of the Olympic rings fails to open during a portion of the show where snowflakes were supposed to transition to rings during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

Russian TV shows doctored video of Olympic rings

Smoke and mirrors? Russian state television aired footage Friday of five floating snowflakes turning into the Olympic rings and bursting into pyrotechnics at the Sochi Games opening ceremony.…