“He taught us that nothing was impossible,” said the daughter of mountaineer Don Cash, who died while descending from the summit of Mount Everest.
An attorney speaking on Batali's behalf said the celebrity chef denies the allegations.
Aretha Franklin's handwritten wills might not pass muster in some states. But a court in Michigan, where she died, is more likely to take them seriously, experts say.
A tornado was spotted in Carl Junction, Missouri, just north of Joplin, as severe weather hit the South and Midwest.
A VA employee could face a year in prison if he's convicted of videotaping five women in a VA restroom about a half-mile from the White House.