Petrino getting plenty of support from Arkansas fans despite scandal

Petrino was put on paid leave last week after he didn't tell his boss right away that a 25-year-old female football program employee was riding with him during a April 1 motorcycle accident. The 51-year-old Petrino, who is married with four children, also admitted to an inappropriate relationship.

Sharks enter playoffs as underdog for change

"We always have a lot of pressure on us," team captain Joe Thornton of the San Jose Sharks  said. "It doesn't matter if you're 1 or 8. Our goal is to win the Stanley Cup, and St. Louis is in our way right now."

Does struggle shape the American Dream?

Ahmed Abdalla was 14 the first time he slept with a pillow under his head. Born in Somalia and raised in a refugee camp in Kenya, Abdalla, 20, now lives with his family in St. Louis.

A slackline for now — and a lifeline for others

Madeline Cummings is 19 and a freshman at Truman State University studying health science pre-med. On sunny days, she can be found walking barefoot on a slackline that's set up between two trees on the Truman campus. But that's for now. 

Facebook buying photo-sharing app Instagram for $1 billion

Facebook says it will keep Instagram running independently and users will still be able to run it on rival social networks such as Twitter.