Rare Titanic letter describing ‘wonderful’ journey is auctioned to American bidder

Written just hours before the famous ship hit an iceberg, a letter from two Titanic survivors went up for auction in England on Saturday morning. It was won in the end by an American bidder for a world record-breaking sum, according to the auction house Henry Aldridge & Son.

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Bear attack survivor: I could hear teeth ‘going through my scalp’

A Florida woman recovering from a harrowing attack by a black bear in her own garage over the weekend is thankful to be alive.Terri Frana, 44, needed 30 staples in her scalp and 10 stitches in her forehead after she was attacked by a 200-pound bear on Saturday night in her home in Lake Mary, Fla.

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Palace releases new family photo of Prince George

Prince William and Duchess Kate have released a new family photograph that provides another glimpse of their son, Prince George, to the eager public. The picture released Saturday shows the eight-month old royal baby with his parents in their Kensington Palace apartment.

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Who said it: Lena Dunham or her ‘Girls’ character Hannah?

Lena Dunham tells it like it is and Hannah Horvath says the darndest things. Dunham has been putting words into the mouth of her "Girls" character for three seasons and this weekend, as the host of "Saturday Night Live," she’s bound to perform in skits inspired by both personas.

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Plaza fan takes over the Orange Room, shows anchors how it’s done 

Diane Dimeo of Utica, N.Y., stopped by the plaza Saturday and was picked from the crowd to be the TODAY plaza Fan of the Day. Dimeo made an appearance in the Orange Room and took the show to a commercial break by reading off the teleprompter.Her performance impressed the anchors.

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