Powerful tornadoes that ripped through Mississippi - destroying buildings and obliterating at least one town - killed almost two dozen people, officials said Saturday. They warned that the casualty toll could go higher.
If you're taking a stroll through a Minnesota forest, you're likely to spot Cedar, Pine, Spruce, and Northern Red Oak trees. However, the biggest tree in the entire state belongs to none of those species, but rather from a branch (no pun intended) of the family. And where it's located will also surprise you.
In 1939 Mildred Day and a co-worker perfected a new recipe using cereal, butter, and marshmallows. This treat would become known as the Rice Krispies Treat, and recipes featuring the snack were put on cereal boxes in 1941.