NASA probe snaps pictures of Pluto to prepare for its long-awaited encounter
Christina Kelly - Jan 25, 2015
NASA probe snaps pictures of Pluto to prepare for its long-awaited encounter
The probe's journey has been long, but should help us better understand the distant dwarf planet.
Julia Roberts directing a film about Batkid Julia Roberts directing a film about Batkid
Courtney Frazer - Jan 25, 2015
The little boy that stole hearts while saving Gotham City is back for a new movie, with Julia Roberts producing and starring in the film that features the day Batkid saved San Francisco.
Finding the wealthiest 1 percent Finding the wealthiest 1 percent
Deven Bhagwandin - Jan 25, 2015
Humanitarian group Oxfam shows where in the world the 1 percenters live.
Twitter predicts rates of heart disease Twitter predicts rates of heart disease
Michelle Fitzsimmons - Jan 25, 2015
Negative tweets are linked to higher rates of heart disease, researchers find.
Lindsay Lohan accused of Photoshop to make herself look dangerously thin Lindsay Lohan accused of Photoshop to make herself look dangerously thin
Courtney Guetschow - Jan 25, 2015
Trouble seems to follow the star everywhere, including Instagram.
NASA probe snaps pictures of Pluto to prepare for its long-awaited encounter NASA probe snaps pictures of Pluto to prepare for its long-awaited encounter
Christina Kelly - Jan 25, 2015
The probe's journey has been long, but should help us better understand the distant dwarf planet.
New study finds correlation between long term birth control use and rare brain tumor New study finds correlation between long term birth control use and rare brain tumor
Agustin Guerrero - Jan 25, 2015
A new study has found a correlation between hormonal birth control and a type of brain cancer.
Microsoft's HoloLens gives us a futuristic interface that has to be 'worn to be believed' Microsoft's HoloLens gives us a futuristic interface that has to be 'worn to be believed'
Christina Kelly - Jan 25, 2015
Though it appears taken straight from science fiction, the headset is very real, and very practical.
Patrick Dempsey's wife files for divorce over 'irreconcilable differences' Patrick Dempsey's wife files for divorce over 'irreconcilable differences'
Courtney Guetschow - Jan 25, 2015
The couple have been together for over 15 years, but it's uncertain just how long they haven't been 'connecting.'
News anchor Sabrina Rodriguez pleads no contest in shoplifting case News anchor Sabrina Rodriguez pleads no contest in shoplifting case
Aaron Rodriguez - Jan 25, 2015
The plea was part of an agreement that Rodriguez accepted to avoid having three felony charges go to trial
Celebrating the 1915 phone call that shaped modern technology Celebrating the 1915 phone call that shaped modern technology
Kaela Amaral - Jan 25, 2015
One hundred years ago, the phone call was scripted to showcase the great technological feat.
Scientists drilling through Antarctica find life in one of the world’s most extreme ecosystems Scientists drilling through Antarctica find life in one of the world's most extreme ecosystems
Kaela Amaral - Jan 25, 2015
A host of fish, crustaceans, and jellyfish greeted surprised scientists drilling through Antarctica.
'Big Bang Theory' star Melissa Rauch tries out 'gymnastics sex' in 'The Bronze'
Steven DiCarlo - Jan 25, 2015
The 2015 Sundance Film Festival opens with an incredibly raunchy "gymnastics sex" scene.
Adobe scrambles to patch critical vulnerabilities in Flash
Michael Green - Jan 25, 2015
The vulnerability is 'being actively exploited in the wild via drive-by-download attacks.'
President Palin, 2016
Kerry Sullivan - Jan 25, 2015
Sarah Palin says she's "interested" in running for president in 2016
Sony to give away free games as part of $15 million settlement: Do you qualify?
Michael Green - Jan 25, 2015
As part of the class action settlement announced last year, Sony will dish out $15 million in total.
Watch the newly developed 'vampire bat' DALER drone walk and fly Watch the newly developed 'vampire bat' DALER drone walk and fly
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
The drone can fly distances, unlike a rotary-wing drone, and it can land and take off again, unlike a fixed-wing unmanned air vehicle.
Airplanes land in Atlanta after bomb threats Airplanes land in Atlanta after bomb threats
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
Both aircraft were eventually cleared after the scare. Police say the threats came from Twitter, but did not go into more detail.
12-year-old daughter only survivor after her father guns down family in New York 12-year-old daughter only survivor after her father guns down family in New York
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
His extended family were baffled by the news, saying he never showed any signs of distress and even attended a pleasant Christmas gathering recently.
Infant girl found dead near Los Angeles, father charged with murder Infant girl found dead near Los Angeles, father charged with murder
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
Few details were available on exactly how the child died, with even those who knew about the death refusing to discuss what happened.
Hurricane-strength winds blast Southern California, knock out power Hurricane-strength winds blast Southern California, knock out power
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
A total of 54,000 customers in the San Fernando Valley were without power after Santa Ana winds came blasting through, hitting 89 miles per hour at one point.
'Gang-related' shooting in Omaha leaves three dead, five wounded 'Gang-related' shooting in Omaha leaves three dead, five wounded
Dan Taylor - Jan 25, 2015
Authorities said that witnesses refused to cooperate -- possibly because they were intimidated by certain people at the scene.
Closest asteroid flyby of the Earth for 12 years to occur on Monday
Katharine Gripp - Jan 25, 2015
A giant rock hurtling through space will pass by the Earth within 745,000 miles on Monday night, the closest something so big will come until 2027.
Auction fetches $25,000 for Lincoln's most personal possession
Katharine Gripp - Jan 25, 2015
A Dallas auction of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia made over $800,000 on the collection, which included a lock of the former president's hair.
Mysterious spot on asteroid dwarf planet
Katharine Gripp - Jan 25, 2015
The dwarf planet Ceres that routinely spews water into space has baffled scientists with images from the NASA Dawn space telescope of a flickering white spot on its surface.
Coffee habit may lead to reduced risk of skin cancer, new study shows
Katharine Gripp - Jan 24, 2015
A recently published study finds that drinking caffeinated coffee can reduce the risk of developing melanoma by as much as 20 percent.
Lost Alan Turing notebook goes up for auction
Justin Beach - Jan 24, 2015
Rare, handwritten journal expected to fetch seven figures after Oscar nominated film about Turing.
UK nurse and Ebola virus patient makes full recovery
Meredith Rodefer - Jan 24, 2015
The first person to be treated for Ebola on British soil made a full recovery and was discharged from the hospital Saturday.
Many mourn 'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks, who died Friday night at 83
Meredith Rodefer - Jan 24, 2015
The loss of "ever optimistic and kind hearted" Ernie Banks has had a major impact on the sports world and the city of Chicago.
Obama will skip visit to Taj Mahal Obama will skip visit to Taj Mahal
Deven Bhagwandin - Jan 24, 2015
President Obama will skip his scheduled visit to Agra despite the Indian government's massive clean up of the ancient city.
Cosby postpones Charlotte show as TV family offers support
Jamie Lloyd - Jan 24, 2015
The embattled comic shelves concert in North Carolina; no new date has been confirmed.
Blake Shelton to be host and musical guest on 'Saturday Night Live'
Meredith Rodefer - Jan 24, 2015
Blake Shelton will host and perform on 'Saturday Night Live' and he says he is ready for the show.
U.S. home sales up in December: Housing market recovery still stagnant
David Keup - Jan 24, 2015
For all, of 2014 existing home sales fell 3.1 percent, the first annual drop in 3 years.
Federal regulators rule that Exxon Mobil must pay $1.05 million penalty for a 2011 oil spill in Montana
David Keup - Jan 24, 2015
Besides the 2011 oil spill incident, the Yellowstone River in Montana is the site of another Exxon Mobil oil spill cleanup effort following a pipeline break last week.
Kia recalls more than 86,000 Forte sedans in U.S.
Slav Kandyba - Jan 24, 2015
The South Korean automaker has discovered a problem with the cooling fan resistor, which has been linked to engine fires.
Agricultural sector to see relief from recent plunge in fuel prices Agricultural sector to see relief from recent plunge in fuel prices
David Keup - Jan 24, 2015
Lower fuel prices may allow farmers this spring to plant more energy-intensive crops such as corn or rice.
Vampire bat drone walks and flies independently
Justin Beach - Jan 24, 2015
Search and rescue bot would be able to conduct aerial surveillance as well as investigate sites close up.
GOP pushing bills across U.S. to undermine gay marriage ahead of Supreme Court ruling GOP pushing bills across U.S. to undermine gay marriage ahead of Supreme Court ruling
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The bills would seek to provide incentives for government officials to refuse to perform gay marriage.
DirectX 12 can be found on Windows, but it's not yet operational DirectX 12 can be found on Windows, but it's not yet operational
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
DIrectX 12 updates DirectX 11, which is now five years old, and provides a vastly improved performance that Microsoft hopes will lure PC gamers.
Saudi King Abdullah leaves mixed legacy
Christopher Duggan - Jan 24, 2015
King Abdullah forged lasting relationships with political leaders around the world
Ford finds a place in Silicon Valley Ford finds a place in Silicon Valley
Michelle Fitzsimmons - Jan 24, 2015
Ford opened a Silicon Valley research facility to work on advanced technologies like voice recognition, infotainment and self-driving features.