Scientists shocked to stumble upon ancient civilization in Honduras during search for 'White City'
Dan Taylor - Mar 04, 2015
Scientists shocked to stumble upon ancient civilization in Honduras during search for 'White City'
Archaeologists had been trying to find the legendary White City, a rumored Eden-like paradise where natives supposedly hid from Spanish conquistadors, but found a lot more than they bargained for.
Thousands evacuated after Volcano Villarrica erupts
Mike Valles - Mar 03, 2015
At 3:00am early Tuesday morning, the Volcano Villarrica erupted in Chile, forcing nearby residents to evacuate immediately.
Oprah Winfrey announces closure of her Chicago studios
Ann Savage - Mar 03, 2015
The TV mogul's Harpo Studios will be moving to Los Angeles to join her OWN network headquarters.
Carrie Underwood announces the birth of her first child Carrie Underwood announces the birth of her first child
Ann Savage - Mar 03, 2015
Isaiah Michael Fisher made his social media debut on his mother's Instagram Tuesday morning.
Gen. Petraus pleads guilty to charges of mishandling classified material
Mike Valles - Mar 03, 2015
General David Petraeus has pleaded guilty to improperly handling classified material and may have avoided a prison term.
New research on ancient DNA provides clues about European languages
Justin Beach - Mar 03, 2015
New, extensive, genome research provides information about ancient European immigration and could shed light on the origins of languages.
BlackBerry CEO says company may create another tablet BlackBerry CEO says company may create another tablet
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
The company's last foray into the tablet market didn't go so well in 2011, when the Playbook was critically panned and suffered poor sales.
First look at Joseph Gordon Levitt as Edward Snowden
Rob Goldman - Mar 03, 2015
The film is set to release this December.
Jared Leto prepares for the role of Joker
Rob Goldman - Mar 03, 2015
Jared Leto cuts his hair.
Drew Peterson accused in murder-for-hire plot, appears in court today Drew Peterson accused in murder-for-hire plot, appears in court today
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
The Peterson case was so notorious that Lifetime produced a television movie on the case, with TV stars Rob Lowe playing Peterson and Kelly Cuoco playing Stacy Peterson, who disappeared and was never found.
Scientists capture first ever image of light as both a particle and a wave Scientists capture first ever image of light as both a particle and a wave
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
The team used an advanced electron microscope -- one of only two on the planet -- to create a quantum photograph that depicts light's dual nature for the first time.
Astronomers discover bizarre mini-galaxy from the early years of the universe Astronomers discover bizarre mini-galaxy from the early years of the universe
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
The small, young galaxy was filled with planet-producing dust, which is not something scientists were expecting to find outside of large galaxies with frequent violent explosions.
Parents of victims in Elliot Rodger rampage sue police, apartment building for ignoring warning signs Parents of victims in Elliot Rodger rampage sue police, apartment building for ignoring warning signs
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
Rodger killed six University of California Santa Barbara students and injured 14 others before killing himself, and parents of three of the victims say the police and the apartment building management failed to notice red flags.
Scientists' excitement grows as NASA's Dawn spacecraft just days away from Ceres Scientists' excitement grows as NASA's Dawn spacecraft just days away from Ceres
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
Once Dawn has all its scientific instrumentation calibrated in late April, researchers are hopeful it can help solve the mystery of its prominent bright spot.
Could the Fed hike the interest rate as early as June? Could the Fed hike the interest rate as early as June?
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
Murmurs behind the scenes suggest that support is growing for a June rate hike with strong job and wage growth continuing, rather than wait for later this year or early 2016.
Shocking study: Teens are easily able to buy e-cigarettes online Shocking study: Teens are easily able to buy e-cigarettes online
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
A total of 41 states have banned sales of e-cigarettes to minors, but a recent study found that teens were able to get e-cigs delivered to their door 94 percent of the time.
Students find body of well-liked California teacher hanging in classroom Students find body of well-liked California teacher hanging in classroom
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
Witnesses saw students burst into another classroom and take the teacher with them, and they heard a scream shortly after they entered the classroom of photography teacher Jillian Jacobson.
Duke, Krzyzewski keep mouths shut about rape allegations against ex-player Duke, Krzyzewski keep mouths shut about rape allegations against ex-player
Dan Taylor - Mar 03, 2015
A report by Duke's student newspaper quotes multiple sources as saying that Krzyzewski knew about the allegations as early as March of 2014, but didn't dismiss Rasheed Sulaimon until January of this year.
Where's the transparency Hilary? Clinton caught hiding emails Where's the transparency Hilary? Clinton caught hiding emails
Kerry Sullivan - Mar 03, 2015
A recent discovery reveals Clinton used her personal email account while serving as Secretary of State
William Shatner explains why he chose to skip Leonard Nimoy's funeral William Shatner explains why he chose to skip Leonard Nimoy's funeral
Steven DiCarlo - Mar 03, 2015
Shatner chose to "celebrate life" by attending a charity event during Nimoy's funeral service.
'Suge' Knight murder trial interrupted for third time by medical emergency
Steven DiCarlo - Mar 03, 2015
Knight complains of blindness and medical mistreatment during latest court hearing.
How clean are your arteries? Regular coffee consumption may help How clean are your arteries? Regular coffee consumption may help
Jamie Lloyd - Mar 02, 2015
Moderate daily consumption of coffee may lead to lowered risk of heart disease, a South Korean study finds.
Treadmill test can predict your risk of dying in the next 10 years
Jamie Lloyd - Mar 02, 2015
Have a treadmill and a calculator? This simple test may prove eye-opening.
Will the newly discovered "sparklemuffin" spider cure arachnophobia?
Justin Beach - Mar 02, 2015
Two new species of Australian peacock spiders have been described this week by a Berkeley grad student.
Alarming study: Pediatricians often agree to delay vaccinating children if parents ask Alarming study: Pediatricians often agree to delay vaccinating children if parents ask
Dan Taylor - Mar 02, 2015
While doctors are near unanimous in their support for vaccinations, they fear that not agreeing to the request may drive anti-vaccination families away, closing off the possibility of ever convincing them of the safety of vaccines.
The sun has the strongest impact when weather is cooler, say researchers
Justin Beach - Mar 02, 2015
Researchers from Denmark have used algae from the sea floor to examine solar activity and have found that the impact of the Sun is weaker when the Earth is cooler.
Alarming study: 1 in 5 teen girls a victim of domestic violence Alarming study: 1 in 5 teen girls a victim of domestic violence
Dan Taylor - Mar 02, 2015
The CDC study found that teens who were abused were more likely to become violent themselves, become promiscuous, or use drugs and alcohol -- however, researchers aren't sure if the abuse causes this behavior.
Jennifer Lawrence denies rumored feud with 'Joy' director David O. Russell Jennifer Lawrence denies rumored feud with 'Joy' director David O. Russell
Steven DiCarlo - Mar 02, 2015
Lawrence calls TMZ's story on her on-set arguments with director David O. Russell "tabloid malarkey."
NASA and science community mourn death of 'Star Trek' star Leonard Nimoy NASA and science community mourn death of 'Star Trek' star Leonard Nimoy
Steven DiCarlo - Mar 02, 2015
Nimoy's passion and contributions to science community made him an inspiration to "multiple generations of engineers, scientists, astronauts and other space explorers,"
Emperor penguins populations declined sharply during last ice age
Justin Beach - Mar 02, 2015
Research shows that only three small, isolated populations of emperor penguins may have survived the last ice age.
Maggie Smith to leave 'Downton Abbey' after Season 6
Rob Goldman - Mar 02, 2015
Maggie Smith plays Violet on the show.
Mumford & Sons are releasing a new album Mumford & Sons are releasing a new album
Rob Goldman - Mar 02, 2015
Set to release in July.
William Shatner feels William Shatner feels "awful" about missing Leonard Nimoy's funeral
Ann Savage - Mar 02, 2015
Shatner was in Florida at a charity event during Nimoy's services.
Ludacris expecting his third child Ludacris expecting his third child
Ann Savage - Mar 02, 2015
The rapper and his wife married over the holidays.
Smallest life forms on Earth examined in detail for the first time
Justin Beach - Mar 02, 2015
Researchers find bacteria so small that many believed that they could not exist.
Human head transplant the next medical miracle?
Katharine Gripp - Mar 02, 2015
Surgeon claims that transplanting a human head onto a different body may be possible within two years
Third Troy teen dead after carbon monoxide poisoning
Kaela Amaral - Mar 02, 2015
Carbon monoxide incident in Troy, Ohio takes another life.
Warning: backyard birds could be hosts of Lyme disease
Katharine Gripp - Mar 01, 2015
California study shows that suburban-dwelling birds are more closely linked with the spread of Lyme disease than previously thought
Doctors take on anti-vaccinators in scathing Jimmy Kimmel 'PSA' video
Katharine Gripp - Mar 01, 2015
Medical professionals deliver expletive-filled 'PSA' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
Who were the Britons importing wheat 8000 years ago?
Justin Beach - Mar 01, 2015
The hunter-gatherer label could give the wrong impression of people who appear to have been fairly sophisticated for their era.
Sam Smith tops first official album chart to include streaming
Katharine Gripp - Mar 01, 2015
For the first time in music history, album chart-toppers are being determined not only by album sales, but also by 'stream factor'