Apple brings cash holdings and jobs back to United States
Apple brings cash holdings and jobs back to United States
Rick Docksai - Jan 18, 2018
The company is the first to "repatriate" overseas earnings under the new $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, which includes a provision cutting the taxes companies must pay on repatriated overseas earnings from 35% down to 15.5%.
Steve Bannon issued subpoenas by Mueller and House Panel Steve Bannon issued subpoenas by Mueller and House Panel
Delila James - Jan 18, 2018
The legal wrangling erupted over Bannon's refusal to answer questions with regard to his time during the 2016 presidential transition or while in the White House.
Black Death spread by fleas and lice, not rats Black Death spread by fleas and lice, not rats
Delila James - Jan 18, 2018
Bubonic plague is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis and is often spread through the bite of infected fleas.
Salmonella may have led to massive Mexican epidemic, study reports Salmonella may have led to massive Mexican epidemic, study reports
Joseph Scalise - Jan 16, 2018
For the first time in history, scientists have shed light on the pathogen that killed millions of people throughout Mexico in the mid-1500's.
Airborne SOFIA observatory studies formation of massive stars Airborne SOFIA observatory studies formation of massive stars
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 16, 2018
Formation process of these stars is still not well understood.
Unique molecule benzonitrile detected for first time Unique molecule benzonitrile detected for first time
Joseph Scalise - Jan 16, 2018
A new study sheds light on the existence of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.
Trump lawyer paid porn star $130k for silence about sexual liaison Trump lawyer paid porn star $130k for silence about sexual liaison
Delila James - Jan 15, 2018
The payment, part of a nondisclosure agreement, allegedly was made to Stephanie Clifford, known professionally as Stormy Daniels, one month before the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Secret SpaceX satellite failed to reach orbit, officials say Secret SpaceX satellite failed to reach orbit, officials say
Delila James - Jan 15, 2018
Republican Richard Shelby of Alabama, head of the panel that approves funding for NASA and a strong advocate for United Launch Alliance, a company that operates in his state, argued that loss of the satellite raises concerns about SpaceX contracts.
'Modern Family' likely to end after 10th season 'Modern Family' likely to end after 10th season
Zoe Poindexter - Jan 13, 2018
Showrunners and co-creators, Steve Levitan and Christopher Lloyd tease a spin-off saying "never say never."
Ancient burrowing bat uncovered in New Zealand Ancient burrowing bat uncovered in New Zealand
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
Researchers have uncovered the remains of one of the largest burrowing bats to ever live.
Joe Arpaio: Obama's birth certificate a forgery Joe Arpaio: Obama's birth certificate a forgery
Delila James - Jan 12, 2018
Arpaio, 85, announced Tuesday that he is running to fill the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, who will be retiring at the end of his term.
Climate change may be collapsing marine food webs Climate change may be collapsing marine food webs
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
A new study shows that human-caused global warming is leading to the collapse of marine food webs.
Noise pollution is causing birds extreme amounts of stress Noise pollution is causing birds extreme amounts of stress
Joseph Scalise - Jan 12, 2018
Researchers have found that constant noise pollution could be causing extreme stress to bird populations around the world.
Compounds in Egypt's Hypatia stone predate Sun, study suggests Compounds in Egypt's Hypatia stone predate Sun, study suggests
Delila James - Jan 10, 2018
Called the Hypatia stone after Western civilization's first woman astronomer and mathematician, Hypatia of Alexandria, the space rock was initially discovered in 1996 in Egypt's Libyan Desert Glass Fields.
Ibuprofen could be connected to male infertility, study reports Ibuprofen could be connected to male infertility, study reports
Joseph Scalise - Jan 10, 2018
A new study shows that men who take large amounts of ibuprofen for an extended period of time could experience health issues, including infertility.
Scientists discover possible recipe for early life Scientists discover possible recipe for early life
Joseph Scalise - Jan 10, 2018
A group of scientists believe they have discovered the chemistry that gave rise to the first instances of life on Earth.
Bonobos prefer to associate with bullies, study reports Bonobos prefer to associate with bullies, study reports
Joseph Scalise - Jan 10, 2018
A new study shows that bonobos gravitate towards meaner or more dominant individuals.
Bannon accuses Donald Trump Jr. of treason in new book Bannon accuses Donald Trump Jr. of treason in new book
Rick Docksai - Jan 08, 2018
President Trump's former strategist Stephen Bannon blasted Donald Trump Jr. and colleagues' Trump Tower meeting with Russian contacts in an interview with author Michael Wolff.
Superstructure around Tabby's Star isn't alien-built, scientists conclude Superstructure around Tabby's Star isn't alien-built, scientists conclude
Rick Docksai - Jan 08, 2018
The upcoming results of a Kickstarter-funded international study find a much less exciting culprit, however: space dust.
Scientists developing an opioid painkiller that doesn't cause addiction Scientists developing an opioid painkiller that doesn't cause addiction
Rick Docksai - Jan 08, 2018
An international research effort has made some discoveries about opioids and the brain that could guide creation of an effective painkiller that isn't addictive.
Chocolate may disappear by 2050 Chocolate may disappear by 2050
Joseph Scalise - Jan 05, 2018
Researchers believe that climate change could threaten the world's chocolate supply by as early as 2050.
New artificial intelligence could help detect heart disease, lung cancer New artificial intelligence could help detect heart disease, lung cancer
Joseph Scalise - Jan 05, 2018
Scientists in England are working on a new type of AI that could help doctors better detect heart disease.