NASA probe snaps pictures of Pluto to prepare for its long-awaited encounter
Christina Kelly - 19 hours ago
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.
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.
New study suggests mercury in fish may not be harmful to pregnant women New study suggests mercury in fish may not be harmful to pregnant women
Agustin Guerrero - Jan 24, 2015
A new study suggests consuming seafood when pregnant may not be detrimental to child development.
Bill Maher has harsh words for 'Sniper' Chris Kyle - "Psychopath," "Not Very Christian"
Jamie Lloyd - Jan 24, 2015
The host of HBO's 'Real Time with Bill Maher' is the latest Hollywood celeb to comment on the hugely successful war film.
Is Iggy Azalea a problem in the genre of rap music?
Stephen Jordan - Jan 24, 2015
Iggy Azalea has become a megastar in the world of hip-hop, but does she deserve that top spot?
Jellyfish swim in a way that is 'close to impossible,' study finds Jellyfish swim in a way that is 'close to impossible,' study finds
Michelle Fitzsimmons - Jan 24, 2015
Research shows brainless jellyfish can detect ocean currents and actively swim against them.
'Not taking any chances': American 19-year-old sentenced four years for wanting to join ISIS 'Not taking any chances': American 19-year-old sentenced four years for wanting to join ISIS
Kaela Amaral - Jan 24, 2015
This marks the first time an American has been convicted for attempting ties with ISIS.
'Handy' stone tools discovered to date back earlier than we thought 'Handy' stone tools discovered to date back earlier than we thought
Kaela Amaral - Jan 24, 2015
A new study dismantles the assumption that 'Handy Man' Homo habilis was the first to craft tools.
Bill Clinton and Scorsese clash over documentary's contents Bill Clinton and Scorsese clash over documentary's contents
Courtney Guetschow - Jan 24, 2015
The filmmaker's project has been indefinitely stalled over the disagreement.
Watch touching video of blind mother seeing her newborn for the first time [VIDEO] Watch touching video of blind mother seeing her newborn for the first time [VIDEO]
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The woman was able to use special glasses provided by a company called eSight that replicates sight for those who are blind.
Need to monitor your glucose levels? FDA approves an app for that. Need to monitor your glucose levels? FDA approves an app for that.
Christina Kelly - Jan 24, 2015
The FDA approved app will help diabetics better manage their health by monitoring their glucose levels in real-time.
Company wants to trademark Grand Canyon's most historic lodges Company wants to trademark Grand Canyon's most historic lodges
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Experts believe the company is trying to use the names as a bargaining chip in upcoming negotiations for future contracts at the park.
An HD future: Google chairman predicts the beginning of endless connectivity An HD future: Google chairman predicts the beginning of endless connectivity
Christina Kelly - Jan 24, 2015
According to Schmidt, the end of the Internet means the beginning of complete cyberspace integration with everyday life.
Box shocks investors, posts massive 66% gain in stock market debut Box shocks investors, posts massive 66% gain in stock market debut
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Box Inc. big day could encourage other cloud-computing companies to think about launching their own IPO to cash in.
Surprise: Jellyfish are strong swimmers, not brainless blobs cast about by the ocean, study says Surprise: Jellyfish are strong swimmers, not brainless blobs cast about by the ocean, study says
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Scientists used GPS trackers to monitor both the jellyfish and ocean currents, and they found that the jellyfish often swam against currents, allowing them to choose where they were going.
Eerie 'The Witch' raises eyebrows at Sundance film festival Eerie 'The Witch' raises eyebrows at Sundance film festival
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The movie isn't likely to appeal to mainstream horror fans, but it could attract a cult following.
Teenage would-be jihadist sentenced to four years for trying to join ISIS
Kerry Sullivan - Jan 24, 2015
Judge says "she's a bit of a mess."
Google's Eric Schmidt: 'The Internet will disappear'
Michael Green - Jan 24, 2015
The Internet will become so prevalent that people do not even notice it anymore.
Teenaged would-be jihadist sentenced to four years in federal prison Teenaged would-be jihadist sentenced to four years in federal prison
Melissa Davis - Jan 24, 2015
Radicalized girls leave home to fight for ISIS
Disneyland measles outbreak strikes San Francisco Bay Area Disneyland measles outbreak strikes San Francisco Bay Area
Courtney Frazer - Jan 24, 2015
The measles outbreak from California Disney theme parks continue to spread. The disease has now spread to the Bay Area and continues to spread throughout California and the United States.
Ebola vaccines move to clinical trials in Liberia Ebola vaccines move to clinical trials in Liberia
Courtney Frazer - Jan 24, 2015
Two experimental Ebola vaccines are starting phase 3 clinical trials in Liberia, the first time a clinical trial will be administered in a country where the disease is this widespread.
Patriots' Tom Brady denies being involved with 'Deflate-gate' Patriots' Tom Brady denies being involved with 'Deflate-gate'
Carson Link - Jan 24, 2015
New England quarterback Tom Brady denies all ball deflating allegations.
California DMV gives green light to Uber and Lyft, for now
Michael Green - Jan 24, 2015
DMV officials retracted an earlier memo that would have required commercial registrations.
Gay marriage ban in Alabama struck down Gay marriage ban in Alabama struck down
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The ruling was a surprise, and happened suddenly at the end of business hours on Friday. State officials plan to appeal the decision.
Supreme Court to rule on lethal injections after botched Oklahoma execution Supreme Court to rule on lethal injections after botched Oklahoma execution
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The botched execution of Clayton Lockett, who writhed and convulsed on the execution table and did not die until 43 minutes later, made national headlines last year.
Top U.S. official meets Cuban dissidents, receives both praise and scorn Top U.S. official meets Cuban dissidents, receives both praise and scorn
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The Cuban government voiced their displeasure at the meeting, but noted that it would not stop them from attempting to normalize ties with the United States.
Travelocity sold to Expedia for $280 million Travelocity sold to Expedia for $280 million
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Parent company Sabre decided to sell the company, which launched in 1996, as competition has driven traffic away from the site, making the company decide to focus on their core business and hand off the site to Expedia.
Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams split after 6 years of marriage Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams split after 6 years of marriage
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The couple described their divorce as "amicable," and have not yet set a date for when the plan to make it official.
Helicopter crash kills 2 Marines at Twentynine Palms base: report Helicopter crash kills 2 Marines at Twentynine Palms base: report
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Authorities were unable to provide any further details about the crash, which occurred during a training exercise at the base.
Did ECB's new stimulus program just upset the Fed's plans to boost rates? Did ECB's new stimulus program just upset the Fed's plans to boost rates?
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
The Fed wants to increase rates to hold off inflation as jobs and wages pick up, but the ECB is going in the opposite direction, which could complicate things.
Dalton Hayes of 'Bonnie and Clyde' crime spree slapped with statutory rape charges: authorities Dalton Hayes of 'Bonnie and Clyde' crime spree slapped with statutory rape charges: authorities
Dan Taylor - Jan 24, 2015
Hayes was reportedly crying when he went into the courtroom, and said he wished he had bought bus tickets instead of stealing cars, according to reports.
Review: The Theory of Everything
Stephen Jordan - Jan 24, 2015
A review for the Stephen Hawkins biopic The Theory of Everything.
Antarctic research team finds an entire ecosystem under 2500 feet of ice
Justin Beach - Jan 24, 2015
An Antarctic research team, which set out to check on the health of a glacier, discovered a remarkable and mysterious vein of life in one of the world's least hospitable environments.
NASA to explore Mars with helicopter drones?
Justin Beach - Jan 23, 2015
Drones could help to speed up the next Mars rover, while making sure that researchers didn't miss important sites.
A world critical of gun control in the U.S. A world critical of gun control in the U.S.
Deven Bhagwandin - Jan 23, 2015
America's ability and motivation to reduce gun related fatalities is called into question on the world stage.