Gay Couple Wins Lottery to Marry on Roses Parade Float

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_8b16aee609.jpgCourtesy Craig Rubin (LOS ANGELES) -- Amid the floral floats, spirited marching bands, and high-stepping equestrian units at next year’s Tournament of Roses Parade, a gay couple is set to marry. On New Year’s Day, with tens of millions watching, the two grooms – Aubrey Loots, 42, and Danny Leclair, 45, of Los Angeles, -- will profess their love on a giant wedding cake-shaped float, a first in the parade’s 125-year history. “No sense of doing it small,” said Danny Leclair on the phone from his office in Los Angeles.

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Harvard Student Accused of Making False Bomb Threats via Email

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_e447331474.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) -- A 20-year-old Harvard student is accused of making false bomb threats in order to avoid taking a final exam on Monday. Federal authorities say that Eldo Kim emailed a number of bomb threats to Harvard University offices including the school's police office and student newspaper. Final exams were cancelled or postponed while law enforcement officers investigated the threats.

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Winning Numbers for Mega Millions Jackpot Drawn

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_3f20930221.jpgScott Olson/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Have your dreams been answered? If you live in or around Atlanta or San Jose, Calif., better check those Mega Millions lottery tickets! ABC News has confirmed winning tickets were sold in Atlanta, as well as in California’s third-largest city. It was not immediately clear if other winning tickets were sold. The winning numbers drawn Tuesday night were: 8, 20, 14, 17, 39, and Mega Ball 7.

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Google Releases Top Trends, Searches of 2013

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_6a4a884859.jpgJason Alden/Bloomberg via Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- On Tuesday, Google released its lists of top searches made during 2013, and many of the top searches involve events and individuals that you might expect. The top trend, according to Google, was Paul Walker. The Fast and Furious star was killed in a car accident in November. The other notable trends include the Boston Marathon bombing, Nelson Mandela, Corey Monteith and the release of the iPhone 5s. Mandela and Monteith both passed away in 2013.

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Sheriff: Colo. School Shooter Scrawled Plan on His Arm

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_decc727e76.jpgRJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images (ARAPAHOE, Colo.) -- The gunman who shot up a Colorado high school had scrawled an ominous Latin phrase on his arm along with a list of classrooms he planned to hit before he killed himself, Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson said Tuesday. Five letters and numbers were scrawled in permanent marker on Karl Pierson's arm, along with a Latin phrase that translates as "The Die Has Been Cast," according to Robinson.

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