Astronomers spot gas giant exoplanet 13,000 light-years from Earth
Dan Taylor - Apr 15, 2015
Astronomers spot gas giant exoplanet 13,000 light-years from Earth
Peering deep into the orifices of our Milky Way galaxy using powerful telescopes, astronomers made an astonishing discovery that could shed more light on our galaxy.
Terrible trade data doesn't stop Chinese market from making big gains Terrible trade data doesn't stop Chinese market from making big gains
Dan Taylor - Apr 13, 2015
The poor export data is likely to result in the Chinese government getting involved with a new stimulus effort.
Wealthy 73-year-old Oklahoma 'reserve deputy' accidentally shoots to death unarmed man after confusing his gun was a taser: report Wealthy 73-year-old Oklahoma 'reserve deputy' accidentally shoots to death unarmed man after confusing his gun was a taser: report
Dan Taylor - Apr 13, 2015
Robert Charles Bates, the reserve deputy, had contributed money to the sheriff's reelection campaign as well as equipment and cars to the police department.
Magnitude 3.5 earthquake shakes Los Angeles
Meredith Rodefer - Apr 13, 2015
A small earthquake occurred near the Newport-Inglewood fault and jolted the Los Angeles area Sunday night.
Google reportedly building its own solid state battery Google reportedly building its own solid state battery
Michael Green - Apr 13, 2015
Google X labs has been exploring battery technologies since 2012
Apple Watch pre-orders top 1 million on first day
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
The new Apple Watch is reaching it's estimated one-million units sold during the first few days of online sales
Marco Rubio announces Republican presidential bid
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
Republican Marco Rubio is formally announcing his Republican presidential campaign
Marco Rubio announces Republican presidential bid
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
Republican Marco Rubio is formally announcing his Republican presidential campaign
Baby accidentally shot and killed by toddler with unattended gun
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
A baby boy was shot and killed on accident by a 3-year-old who picked up an unattended loaded gun
Baby accidentally shot and killed by toddler with unattended gun
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
A baby boy was shot and killed on accident by a 3-year-old who picked up an unattended loaded gun
Baby accidentally shot and killed by toddler with unattended gun
Sean Krainert - Apr 13, 2015
A baby boy was shot and killed on accident by a 3-year-old who picked up an unattended loaded gun
Oldest Neanderthal DNA ever found: 170,000 year old cave skeleton Oldest Neanderthal DNA ever found: 170,000 year old cave skeleton
Kaela Amaral - Apr 13, 2015
Our species evolutionary timeline may need to be tweaked a little.
Four dead in place crash near Fort Lauderdale Executive airport
Kaela Amaral - Apr 12, 2015
A small plane crashed into the woods near fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, killing all four passengers.
Actor Ryan Reynolds hit by a car in Vancouver
Stephen Jordan - Apr 12, 2015
Vancouver police have confirmed that actor Ryan Reynolds was the victim of a hit-and-run in a hotel parking lot.
Polls: How is the new Democratic Nominee Hillary Clinton fairing? Polls: How is the new Democratic Nominee Hillary Clinton fairing?
Stephen Jordan - Apr 12, 2015
Now that Hillary Clinton has officially announced that she is running for President, a recent poll shows how some voters are feeling about her.
Another fatal shooting caught on tape; this time in Oklahoma
Stephen Jordan - Apr 12, 2015
Police video shows killing of black a black man in Oklahoma.
Small solar eruptions can devastate planets without a magnetosphere
Justin Beach - Apr 12, 2015
New research suggests that without a magnetosphere, even tiny solar eruptions could render planets uninhabitable.
John Dickerson named 'Face the Nation' host John Dickerson named 'Face the Nation' host
Gregory Baskin - Apr 12, 2015
The journalist is known in Washington for his ability to knock politicians off script.
Pope speaks of Armenian genocide, Turkey recalls ambassador Pope speaks of Armenian genocide, Turkey recalls ambassador
Gregory Baskin - Apr 12, 2015
Up to 1.5 million were slaughtered 100 years ago and Turkey continues to deny responsibility.
National Public Health Week focused on climate change this year
Justin Beach - Apr 12, 2015
Climate change will be the greatest public health threat of the century according to medical officials.
Pacific Ocean now 'super warm' with possibly significant global consequennces Pacific Ocean now 'super warm' with possibly significant global consequennces
Gregory Baskin - Apr 12, 2015
Tropical fish have been spotted off Alaska.
This week is the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission
Justin Beach - Apr 12, 2015
45 years ago this week, the world held its breath as NASA tried to get three astronauts home safely.
Man commits suicide in front of U.S. Capitol Building holding 'Tax the 1 percent' sign Man commits suicide in front of U.S. Capitol Building holding 'Tax the 1 percent' sign
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
The man was carrying a sign that said "tax the one percent" when he shot himself on the Capitol grounds.
Mysterious 'blob' stretching 1,000 miles along West Coast is causing weird weather: scientists Mysterious 'blob' stretching 1,000 miles along West Coast is causing weird weather: scientists
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
The bizarre phenomenon is responsible for extensive droughts in the West Coast and heavy snowstorms in the East Coast, a bold new study claims.
'Pitch Perfect' star Rebel Wilson: I had no friends in high school
Jamie Lloyd - Apr 12, 2015
The Australian actress wasn't much of a social butterfly in high school.
Zoe Saldana shares getting-fit woes, inspires women who just gave birth
Jamie Lloyd - Apr 12, 2015
The "Avatar" actress took to Facebook with an honest account of her struggle to get back to red-carpet weight after the birth of her twins last year.
Is the universe expanding as fast as we thought? Stunning new study says NO Is the universe expanding as fast as we thought? Stunning new study says NO
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
Astronomers at the University of Arizona began looking closely at supernovae, and they had a rather shocking surprise that completely turns on its head ideas we have about how fast the universe is expanding.
1 dead in wild brawl between Christian music group and police outside Arizona Walmart 1 dead in wild brawl between Christian music group and police outside Arizona Walmart
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
Police responded to a report of a Walmart employee who had been assaulted in the bathroom, and when they arrived, they found the Gaver family assaulting another employee, police said.
Bumpy start for Rand Paul's 2016 presidential campaign as he clashes with journalists Bumpy start for Rand Paul's 2016 presidential campaign as he clashes with journalists
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
The terse exchange between Rand Paul and a Guardian reporter was the latest in a series of terse exchanges between him and the press.
Man arrested in radical Islamic plot to bomb Kansas Army base: police Man arrested in radical Islamic plot to bomb Kansas Army base: police
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
Authorities believe John Booker is mentally ill, and tried to get him counseling before he attempted to carry out the attack.
Police caught on tape beating California man after his arrest; 10 deputies placed on leave Police caught on tape beating California man after his arrest; 10 deputies placed on leave
Dan Taylor - Apr 12, 2015
Francis Pusok's lawyer said he is recovering well after being beaten by police officers follow a two-and-a-half-hour chase in the desert.
What happens underground during a high-speed meteor or missile strike?
Justin Beach - Apr 11, 2015
Using simulated impacts and high speed cameras, Duke researchers looked at what happens "underground" during high speed impacts.
Obesity a shield against dementia?
Gregory Baskin - Apr 11, 2015
An association found between being overweight or obese and decreased rates of dementia.
4-year-old discovers 100 million year old fossil in Texas
Justin Beach - Apr 11, 2015
Kids love to dig and a five-year-old is just the latest to make an amazing discovery.
Obama has positive hopes for Hillary, were she to win the presidency
Stephen Jordan - Apr 11, 2015
Obama says Hillary Clinton would be an 'excellent president'.
Nicki Minaj wants to be more than just a rapper; she wants to be a "Mogul"
Stephen Jordan - Apr 11, 2015
Nicki Minaj charted her own course to the top and now she is sharing her take-charge secrets.
Beyonce announces surprise appearance at Coachella this year Beyonce announces surprise appearance at Coachella this year
Stephen Jordan - Apr 11, 2015
Beyoncé surprises her die-hard fans by dropping an unexpected video, showing her headed to the 2015 Coachella Festival.
Mysterious hotspot of methane over Four Corners, USA under investigation Mysterious hotspot of methane over Four Corners, USA under investigation
Gregory Baskin - Apr 11, 2015
Scientists now working to determine the source of the enormous accumulation.
President Obama and President Raúl Castro of Cuba finally meet
Stephen Jordan - Apr 11, 2015
President Obama and President Raúl Castro of Cuba met here Saturday, in the first face-to-face discussion between the leaders of the two countries in a half century.
Isla Fisher and husband Sacha Baron Cohen celebrate birth of third child
Courtney Slusser - Apr 11, 2015
How the overjoyed parents decided to let loose.
Kim Kardashian upsets local bishop at Armenian church Kim Kardashian upsets local bishop at Armenian church
Courtney Slusser - Apr 11, 2015
Why the bishop was displeased.