Drew Peterson accused in murder-for-hire plot, appears in court today
Dan Taylor - 17 hours ago
Drew Peterson accused in murder-for-hire plot, appears in court today
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.
Trump says he's 'serious' about 2016 bid, but no one is buying it Trump says he's 'serious' about 2016 bid, but no one is buying it
Dan Taylor - Mar 01, 2015
Trump has often made claims dating back to 2011 boasting that he could win the Republican nomination and defeat his Democratic opponent, but he has never actually made a formal bid at a nomination.
Jindal blasts GOP for being 'fearful' of repealing Obamacare Jindal blasts GOP for being 'fearful' of repealing Obamacare
Dan Taylor - Mar 01, 2015
Jindal argued that repealing the health care law was a linchpin of Republicans' campaign efforts in the hugely successful 2014 midterm elections, and the GOP shouldn't get away from that now.
Move over Hilary, O’Malley may seek 2016 Dem nomination Move over Hilary, O'Malley may seek 2016 Dem nomination
Kerry Sullivan - Mar 01, 2015
Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley gave a very presidential sounding speech this weekend in South Carolina.
The Boston Bomber trial will stay in Boston, will begin on Wednesday The Boston Bomber trial will stay in Boston, will begin on Wednesday
Kerry Sullivan - Mar 01, 2015
For the fifth time, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been denied the request to move the location of the hearing.
The March sky lights up both morning and night
Sean Krainert - Mar 01, 2015
March makes up for a long winter with the spring equinox and planet shows in both the morning and evening skies
Wal-Mart's pay hike may pressure competition to do the same Wal-Mart's pay hike may pressure competition to do the same
Kaela Amaral - Mar 01, 2015
Wal-Mart's lowest paid employees are seeing a pay wage, and competitors may follow suit.
Battle rages over financial aid for illegal immigrants
Katharine Gripp - Mar 01, 2015
Some colleges are using funds to support illegal immigrant students, extending the debate on immigration reform
The Hubble telescope: 25 years spent capturing the wonders of the universe The Hubble telescope: 25 years spent capturing the wonders of the universe
Kaela Amaral - Mar 01, 2015
The incredible Hubble telescope has been in orbit capturing breathtaking images for 25 years.
Thousands gather in Wisconsin to protest right-to-work proposal
Katharine Gripp - Mar 01, 2015
Workers rally in Madison to try and keep the anti-union bill from passing
'Frozen Zoo' may save world's endangered species
Katharine Gripp - Feb 28, 2015
Scientists at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park hope to use stem cell technology to save animals on the brink of extinction – starting with white rhinos
Mexican government makes last ditch effort to save world's smallest porpoise
Justin Beach - Feb 28, 2015
The Mexican government hopes that better enforcement and compensation for fishermen will help bring the world's most endangered marine mammal back from the brink.
Grateful Dead tickets selling for up to $1 million on StubHub
Katharine Gripp - Feb 28, 2015
Fans will need to shell out thousands of dollars for the iconic rock band's final concerts if they missed their chance to buy tickets firsthand
Silicon Valley shuttle drivers vote to unionize
Sean Krainert - Feb 28, 2015
Shuttle drivers that take San Francisco residents to their Silicon Valley jobs, voted to union to gain support
Silicon Valley shuttle drivers vote to unionize
Sean Krainert - Feb 28, 2015
Shuttle drivers that take San Francisco residents to their Silicon Valley jobs, voted to union to gain support
Rosie O'Donnell officially files for divorce
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Rosie O'Donnell officially files for divorce after being separated from wife since November.
Study shows Great Recession to blame for increase in suicide rates
Sean Krainert - Feb 28, 2015
New study published February 27 in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine reveals some hard data regarding the increase in suicide rates among middle-aged adults
Proposed methane based life on Titan is just one example of life "not as we know it"
Justin Beach - Feb 28, 2015
Researchers have laid out the chemical case for the possibility of life on Saturn's moon titan but that is just the latest entry on a long list of potential life forms not like our own.
Erskine College says statement is not a ban on homosexuality
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
The statement on human sexuality was made last week, apparently in response to two male volleyball players announcing last year that they were gay.
FIRST Robotics competitions are underway
Sean Krainert - Feb 28, 2015
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics kicked off in Michigan, Indiana and New England to name a few this weekend
Scientists want to rename chronic fatigue syndrome
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
In light of recent evidence that chronic fatigue might actually be biologically based, a new name has been suggested for the illness.
Poll suggests that moral arguments on climate change may succeed where scientific ones have failed
Justin Beach - Feb 28, 2015
Americans may be unconvinced on the science behind climate change but a recent survey indicates that moral arguments might persuade them to act.
Sharon Osbourne supports Kelly's choice to leave 'Fashion Police'
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Sharon Osbourne shares her support of daughter Kelly's decision to quit Fashion Police in the wake of controversy.
iPhone explodes in man's pocket, causes third-degree burns
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
Erik Johnson spend 10 days in a hospital burn unit, suffering from a third-degree burn the size of a football.
Power-steering problems cause recall of 263,000 Hyundai cars
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
A sensor problem could cause the loss of power-assisted steering.
3-year-old Texas boy dies after shooting himself in head
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
Investigators say the child found the gun in a purse on a shelf.
Shooting death of teen Jessica Hernandez by police ruled homicide
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
Autopsy report released on Friday conflicts with the Denver Police Department claims.
Frozen slush waves on Nantucket a seldom seen phenomenon Frozen slush waves on Nantucket a seldom seen phenomenon
Beth Balen - Feb 28, 2015
Photographer Jonathan Nimerfroh captured pictures of the slurpee waves that have been widely shared on the Internet.
Facebook to offer suicide support
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Facebook is introducing a new feature to report troubled posts and offer support to those considering suicide.
Twitter trying new procedures to cut down on abuse
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Twitter is attempting to cut down on trolls and abuse by implementing new procedures and having more staff on hand.
Uber reveals that they were hacked
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Rideshare service Uber reveals that they were hacked by a third party which exposed private information about their drivers.
FDA approves a new version of the IUD
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
A new version of the IUD form of birth control is hitting the market.
Turns out the current flu vaccine is not very effective
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
The flu vaccine created for this season has shown to have a very low rate of effectiveness.
Ryan Phillippe is making his acting comeback
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
After some time spent exploring other interests, actor Ryan Phillippe is returning to acting through a new TV show.
Lupita Nyong'o's stolen Oscar dress has been recovered
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
The stolen pearl dress Lupita Nyong'o wore to the Oscars has reportedly been returned.
Bruce Jenner photographed on his phone while driving
Kate Ferguson - Feb 28, 2015
Bruce Jenner has been photographed breaking the law following involvement in a fatal car accident earlier in the month.
U.S. dollar has worst month in a long time U.S. dollar has worst month in a long time
Dan Taylor - Feb 28, 2015
The dollar's growth slowed after months of dizzying growth as the U.S. economy continues to recover, but despite the slowing rally, investors believe the dollar will continue to grow in 2015.
Kelly Osbourne splitting from 'Fashion Police' on E! after Zendaya hair drama
Jamie Lloyd - Feb 28, 2015
The former wild child of the Osbourne family stands up for her friend and leaves the snarky show.
Ted Cruz fires shot across Jeb Bush's bow, says Ted Cruz fires shot across Jeb Bush's bow, says "NO" to Common Core in schools
Dan Taylor - Feb 28, 2015
The "Common Core" requirements were created by a bipartisan group of governors, but ever since President Obama endorsed them, Republicans have begun charging that they amount to a federal takeover of education.
Massachusetts teen coldly urges friend to commit suicide, texts friends after: police Massachusetts teen coldly urges friend to commit suicide, texts friends after: police
Dan Taylor - Feb 28, 2015
Police say she not only encouraged him to kill himself via carbon monoxide poisoning, but that she even demanded that he get back in the truck when he had second thoughts.
Obama's proposed bullet ban angers gun lovers Obama's proposed bullet ban angers gun lovers
Kerry Sullivan - Feb 28, 2015
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms proposes to ban assault rifle bullets, much to the ire of the National Rifle Association