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3D-Printed Guns Advocate Cody Wilson Arrested in Taiwan After Fleeing Underage Sex Charge in Texas

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:06:38 -0400

Cody Wilson, an advocate of 3D-printed guns, has been arrested in Taiwan after police in Texas charged him with sexual assault of a minor.....
Trump Delays Releasing Russia Probe Documents After U.S. Allies Raised Concerns

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:20:27 -0400

Earlier this week, Trump had ordered the documents declassified....
Questions raised about US museum's Abraham Lincoln hat

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:03:46 -0400

It has been a question plaguing the museum dedicated to one of America's greatest presidents: Is the hat real? The hat in question is of the stovepipe variety that adorned the head of Abraham Lincoln....
Researchers say they're closing in on Captain Cook's ship

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:07:52 -0400

Researchers are exploring whether a shipwreck could be the vessel that the explorer used to sail around the world.....
Joe Biden Says Christine Blasey Ford 'Should Not Have to Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:05:10 -0400

"She deserves to be treated with dignity"....
The world's biggest garbage patch is growing. How can we clean it up?

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:00:00 -0400

The ocean is full of trash. Whether it’s on the coast, near the coast, in the open ocean, or on the seafloor, evidence of humanity’s impact on the environment is widespread and abundant. Each year, 16....
Toll jumps to 29 in central Philippine landslide

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:35:09 -0400

The death toll from a landslide in the central Philippines has risen to 29, police said Friday, as rescuers frantically dug for survivors of the latest tragedy in the storm-hit nation. Dozens were st....
Mexican President-Elect Grounded on Commercial Flight Insists He'll Sell Presidential Jet

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:16:08 -0400

"I am not going to change my mind because of this"....
Trump Has Wanted to Fire Rosenstein for Months. Has He Just Been Given a Reason?

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:07:59 -0400

The deputy attorney general reportedly suggested secretly recording the President....
Report: Missouri landfill emissions once posed health risks

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:50:47 -0400

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Emissions near a troubled St. Louis County landfill once posed health concerns for workers and nearby residents, but the risks have largely disappeared thanks to cleanup efforts, acco....
Teacher suspended after being reported for kissing a student in classroom: Part 2

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:16:18 -0400

Elizabeth Thomas says she was teased by students and teachers after Tad Cummins was suspended from her school.....
Next Week's Harvest Moon Is Predicted To Be Particularly Stunning

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:09:00 -0400

There’s a reason it looks orange.....
Greek Beach Completely Covered in Giant Spider Webs

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 11:26:32 -0400

A similar phenomenon was recorded in 2003....
Watch this dad expertly help his kid pretend to be Spider-Man

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:00:00 -0400

This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week. Nothing like a little wholesome parent-child bonding.  In this extremely cute video,....
Farmers fume as France stands firm on more Pyrenees bears

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:54:29 -0400

Dozens of farmers and local officials stormed out of a meeting with France's new environment minister on Thursday as he confirmed two more bears would soon be released into the Pyrenees mountains. Ar....
Survivor Found Inside Capsized Tanzanian Ferry, Two Days After It Killed Over 200

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 09:39:13 -0400

An engineer was reportedly found near the engine of the upturned vessel....
At Least 5 People, Including 3 Infants, Stabbed at Overnight Day Care Center

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:39:25 -0400

Three infants and two adults were the victims of a stabbing at a maternity center in Queens, New York.....
Early Voting Begins as Midterms Season Enters Its Final Phase

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:28:40 -0400

Early voting in Minnesota and South Dakota begins Friday, with voters in every corner of the U.S. to soon follow.....
Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 11:57:05 -0400

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's space agency chief said Saturday that it wouldn't accept a second-tier role in a NASA-led plan to build an outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarifi....
Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:41:01 -0400

NEW YORK (AP) — She says he sexually assaulted her; he denies it. Is somebody deliberately lying?....
Singapore Airlines bans lion bones in cargo

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:23:43 -0400

Singapore Airlines said Friday it has stopped accepting lion bones for cargo after the carrier was singled out in a report for transporting the animal parts from South Africa. Campaigners have long c....
People Got So Mad About This 'Sexy' Handmaid's Tale Costume That the Company Is No Longer Selling It

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:27:41 -0400

"This is so far from the point"....
Argentina bets on $600 million satellite to boost agriculture sector

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:11:31 -0400

Scheduled to launch on a SpaceX Falcon rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Oct. 6, Argentina's SAOCOM 1a satellite "is going to boost the high quality precision agriculture Argentin....
New sustainable plan to mitigate climate change involves… a hot dog cooker?

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:34:34 -0400

Chemists have demonstrated a new, energy-efficient method of pulling carbon dioxide directly from the air. The secret ingredients? An air humidifier and a solar-powered hot dog cooker.....
More Than 100 Dead After Ferry Capsizes in Tanzania

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:12:40 -0400

The death toll is expected to rise....
'We Are at an Impasse.' Britain's Theresa May Plays Chicken with E.U. Leaders Over Brexit

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:22:18 -0400

U.K. prime minister Theresa May will stand by the Brexit plan rejected by 27 European leaders, putting the U.K. into a deadlock over Brexit....
Scientists Take Major Step Towards Making Babies From Skin Cells

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:18:00 -0400

Oogonia aren't human eggs, but they're close.....
Michael Cohen Says He Is Providing 'Critical Information' to Robert Mueller's Russia Probe

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:34:23 -0400

Trump’s longtime fixer-turned-foe could be a vital witness for prosecutors....
Christine Blasey Ford Confirms Intent to Testify Against Kavanaugh for Judiciary Committee

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 15:42:05 -0400

Ford's lawyer also criticized the Committee's seeming impatience with Ford....
A Prominent Researcher on Eating Habits Resigned After a Scandal Over His Studies

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:53:52 -0400

JAMA retracted six of his studies this week....
NASA sent a balloon to observe ‘electric’ blue clouds, and they sure are pretty

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:31:58 -0400

We're used to NASA dropping gorgeous photos of far-off objects in space, but its most recent observations are much closer to home. In a new post on its website, NASA reveals the results of a missi....
Woman's Swollen Pinkie Finger Was Rare Sign of Tuberculosis

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:51:00 -0400

A swollen finger is often the symptom of a simple sprain, but for one woman in California, a puffy pinkie was a rare sign of tuberculosis, according to a new report of the case. The 42-year-old woman....
Bill Cosby to Fight 'Sexually Violent Predator' Tag at Sentencing

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 16:41:17 -0400

Defense lawyers say the state's sex-reporting law remains unconstitutional....
A North Carolina Power Plant Dam Has Been Breached by Florence Floodwaters

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:16:35 -0400

It's possible that coal ash from an adjacent dump is flowing into the Cape Fear River....
Self-flying glider 'learns' to soar like a bird

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:03:45 -0400

Scientists have created a self-flying glider that uses machine learning to navigate rising air currents, in an experiment that could help our understanding of how birds migrate. Soaring birds ride wa....
China Scraps Trade Talks as New U.S. Tariffs Loom

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:46:40 -0400

The White House had no immediate response to China’s latest move....
Ronald Reagan's Daughter Comes Out As Sexual Assault Survivor in Op-Ed Defending Kavanaugh Accuser

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:43:44 -0400

'You need to know about it now because of what is at stake for this country'....
It's Officially the First Day of Fall. Here Are 4 Things You Should Know About Autumn

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 06:00:25 -0400

Including what kind of weather to expect....
Complete list of every full moon in 2018, including September's Harvest Moon

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:54:23 -0400

Keep your eyes on the skies later this month for September's full moon, which is dubbed the Harvest Moon. The first blue moon of the year was a spectacular sight, dubbed the 'super blue bloo....
Gorgeous new Hubble photo shows hundreds of galaxies ready to be explored

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:52:56 -0400

To us puny humans, Earth is a pretty big place. There's lots to see, do, and explore here on the planet where we originated. We should be pretty happy with our circumstances, but space is full of ....
More than 500 Sexual Assaults Happen in a Single Year at Some Military Installations: Report

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:42:00 -0400

A newly released Pentagon study revealed that many military sexual assaults occur at a relatively small number of bases and naval ships.....
How The Sahara Could Power The Entire World

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 00:59:00 -0400

It may sound too ridiculous to consider, but new research concludes that North Africa’s Sahara could produce enough electricity to power the entire world… and then some....
Trump Administration Targets Immigrants Who Receive Public Benefits

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 20:09:26 -0400

The Trump Administration is proposing a federal rule that would make it so that immigrants who use public benefits could be deemed ineligible for legal…....
Robocall plague grows to 50 percent of total calls

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:04:30 -0400

Are more phone spams coming in 2019? Kurt 'the CyberGuy' Knutsson gives his take on Facebook's election war room.....