Police shoot and kill Australian tourist in Minneapolis Police shoot and kill Australian tourist in Minneapolis
Mae Owen - Jul 19, 2017
A Minneapolis police officer shot and killed an Australisn woman Saturday night for unknown reasons, according to the mayor's office.
GOP-majority Congress affirms that climate change is GOP-majority Congress affirms that climate change is "security threat"
Mae Owen - Jul 18, 2017
Rep. Scott Perry (R-Pa.) had pitched the study-quashing amendment. He argued that numerous other agencies are studying climate change and that "this should not be the priority" for the military.
Ravens can plan ahead, say researchers Ravens can plan ahead, say researchers
James Carlin - Jul 18, 2017
Researchers in Sweden have found that ravens are even smarter than anybody thought, according to a new study published in the journal Science.
Court rules grandparents cannot be excluded under Trump's travel ban Court rules grandparents cannot be excluded under Trump's travel ban
Aaron Sims - Jul 18, 2017
Judge Watson also ruled that a prospective refugee who has a commitment from a resettlement agency in the U.S.
Conservationists lash out at plans to build natural-gas pipeline on scenic Appalachian trail Conservationists lash out at plans to build natural-gas pipeline on scenic Appalachian trail
Linda Mack - Jul 18, 2017
A natural gas developer has the blessing of Virginia's Democratic governor to build a 150-feet-wide pipeline along dozens of miles of Virginia's Appalachian Trail.
PETA sues for 'selfie' copyright infringement on behalf on monkey PETA sues for 'selfie' copyright infringement on behalf on monkey
Harry Marcolis - Jul 17, 2017
Slater says the British copyright he has for the images was lawfully obtained and should be honored.
DOJ charges hundreds of physicians and pharmacists with opiate fraud DOJ charges hundreds of physicians and pharmacists with opiate fraud
Mae Owen - Jul 17, 2017
The federal agencies field formal charges against 412 individuals Thursday.
House to vote on denying gender-changing treatment coverage to transgender troops House to vote on denying gender-changing treatment coverage to transgender troops
Linda Mack - Jul 17, 2017
The House will vote Thursday on a bill that would deny transgendered military personnel medical coverage for hormone and gender-reassignment therapies.
Joe Scarborough to cut ties with Republican party Joe Scarborough to cut ties with Republican party
Jeremy Morrow - Jul 15, 2017
When Colbert wanted to know whether he was still a Republican, Scarborough agreed, but with a caveat of sorts.
Kid Rock announces Senate run Kid Rock announces Senate run
Lila Alexander - Jul 14, 2017
Rock-rap musician Kid Rock tweeted Wednesday afternoon that the rumors are true: He really is running for Senate in 2018.
Enormous iceberg breaks off from Antarctica Enormous iceberg breaks off from Antarctica
Carmelo Sheppard - Jul 14, 2017
A massive iceberg that scientists have been predicting would separate from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica has finally proved them right, according to an announcement by researchers Wednesday.
16 service members killed in tragic training flight crash 16 service members killed in tragic training flight crash
David Sims - Jul 14, 2017
Sixteen military service members 15 Marines and a sailor were killed Monday when a military transport place on a training flight crashed in Mississippi.
Lawsuit filed against President Trump for blocking followers on Twitter Lawsuit filed against President Trump for blocking followers on Twitter
Chad Young - Jul 14, 2017
The lawsuit, which was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, names Trump, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer.
Sixth mass extinction has begun, say scientists Sixth mass extinction has begun, say scientists
Jason Spencer - Jul 14, 2017
The study is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Four young men mysteriously disappear in Pennsylvania Four young men mysteriously disappear in Pennsylvania
Billy Kirk - Jul 14, 2017
Four young men have been missing for days in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and authorities are now worried they are victims of foul play.
Donald Trump Jr. posts emails he thought were from Russian official with dirt on Hillary Clinton Donald Trump Jr. posts emails he thought were from Russian official with dirt on Hillary Clinton
Linda Mack - Jul 13, 2017
Donald Trump Jr. released on Tuesday the contents of a June 2016 email correspondence chain in which he had accepted a purported offer by the Russian government.
True Blood's Nelson Ellis dies, age 39 True Blood's Nelson Ellis dies, age 39
Ian Marsh - Jul 13, 2017
Ellis was pronounced dead on July 8 after spending four days in the hospital. His family decided to come forward with details of his death in the hope of saving others.
Drink coffee for longer life, scientists say Drink coffee for longer life, scientists say
Jason Spencer - Jul 13, 2017
They found that people who drank a cup of coffee each day were 12 percent less likely die, according to a USC statement.
Trump baselessly accuses Comey of leaking classified info Trump baselessly accuses Comey of leaking classified info
Carmelo Sheppard - Jul 13, 2017
However, Comey testified under oath before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 that a memo he shared with a friend did not contain classified information.
Rebuilding Mosul will be a bigger job than expected Rebuilding Mosul will be a bigger job than expected
Lila Alexander - Jul 13, 2017
The Islamic State's rule over Mosul is over, Iraqi security forces announced Monday, but they now face a long and costly effort to rebuild the city from the ruins of civil war.
California struggles to contain wildfires California struggles to contain wildfires
Chad Young - Jul 11, 2017
A pair of wildfires raging in California since Saturday still threaten hundreds of homes and have forced the evacuation of a popular lakeside resort.