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For two months now, as accusations of-----misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: "A..
Viola Liuzzo, left, was helping to shuttle black demonstrators between Selma and Montgomery, Ala., when she was shot to death by the Klan on March 26,..
For two months now, as accusations of-----misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: "A..
The race to lead South Africa’s ruling African National Congress is in the home stretch. While current nomination tallies from the ANC’s branches indi..
For two months now, as accusations of-----misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: "A..
Dementia with Lewy bodies has a unique genetic profile, distinct from those of Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease, according to the first larg..
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, construction cranes fill a block across from an Amazon building in Seattle. Seattle is among a fi..
UPDATED, 4:30 PM: Now Morgan Spurlock’s former company, the New York-based Warrior Poets has yanked his film Super Size Me 2 from Sundance. They just ..
Dementia with Lewy bodies has a unique genetic profile, distinct from those of Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease, according to the first larg..
Does having the potential to act upon an object have a unique influence on behavior and brain responses to the object? That is the question Jacqueline..
The East Antarctic Ice Sheet locks away enough water to raise sea level an estimated 53 meters (174 feet), more than any other ice sheet on the planet..
AUSTIN, Texas -- DNA molecules that follow specific instructions could offer more precise molecular control of synthetic chemical systems, a discovery..
As the nation's economy was still reeling from the body blow of the Great Recession, Seattle's was about to take off. In 2010, Amazon opened a headqua..
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials have ruled out turning a state-of-the-art Olympic skating arena into a giant seafood freezer. Oth..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once again, black women showed up for Democrats, with nearly all of them voting in Alabama for new Sen. Doug Jones, just as they did..
An old Norwegian legend tells of a village that was left utterly depopulated by the Black Death, forgotten, and soon overgrown by moss and trees. Year..
By many measures, the American economy is booming. Yet that's not always translating into stronger financial health for a large share of US consumers...
A team of Vanderbilt University scientists and engineers led by Professor John P. Wikswo has won an R&D 100 Award for their MultiWell MicroFormulator...
A nanofluidic staircase machined with subnanometer precision by a focused ion beam separates nanoparticles by size. The device is also a reference mat..
While fewer American teens are lighting up cigarettes, more of them are vaping instead, a new report shows. At the same time, marijuana use has held s..
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, construction cranes fill a block across from an Amazon building in Seattle. Seattle is among a fi..
His side-splitting humor has made comedian Rip Micheals a household name. His ability to captivate an audience has landed him on popular shows like “D..
An old Norwegian legend tells of a village that was left utterly depopulated by the Black Death, forgotten, and soon overgrown by moss and trees. Year..
Photo: Associated Press Two months after Gilead Sciences’ breakthrough treatment was approved in the U.S. to treat a deadly form of blood cancer, only..
Floodwaters are seen surrounding houses and apartment complexes in West Houston, on Aug 30. Hurricane Harvey pushed thousands of people to rooftops or..
Andrew Devendorf has contacted Sen. Marco Rubio's office every other day for the past month to beg the Florida Republican to make sure Congress's fina..
There’s an American flag out front and a stylish gray doormat at the door. A hotel doorknob tag tells visitors “Please Do Not Disturb” in five languag..
NEW ORLEANS -- Global warming's fingerprints were all over the record rainfall from Hurricane Harvey this year, confirming what scientists suspected, ..
NEW ORLEANS -- Global warming's fingerprints were all over the record rainfall from Hurricane Harvey this year, confirming what scientists suspected, ..
For as long as I live, I’ll never forget the call. It was a Friday night, around 8:00, when my phone rang. It was Mike Francesa. Sports broadcasting p..
This Aug. 1, 2011, photo provided by the Texas Peace Officers shows the vehicle at the scene of the rural West Texas crash that killed Kerrybeth Hall ..
South Korean officials have ruled out turning a state-of-the-art Olympic skating arena into a giant seafood freezer. Other than that, not much is cert..
As the nation's economy was still reeling from the body blow of the Great Recession, Seattle's was about to take off. In 2010, Amazon opened a headqua..
An antibiotic candidate compound shelved in the 1970s in favour of more promising drugs could be worth a second look, new research has found. The drug..
The secretary at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School made a split-second decision on a Tuesday morning last month: to get all the children inside the ..
As the nation's economy was still reeling from the body blow of the Great Recession, Seattle's was about to take off. In 2010, Amazon opened a headqua..
As the nation's economy was still reeling from the body blow of the Great Recession, Seattle's was about to take off. In 2010, Amazon opened a headqua..
ExxonMobil and Polytechnic University of Valencia's ITQ researchers are developing a zeolite to separate ethylene using 25 percent less energy than wi..
On a spring day more than 5,000 years ago in the Mesopotamian city of Ur, a foreign merchant sold his wares in exchange for a large bundle of silver. ..
A new UCLA study finds that 27 percent, or 796,000, of California's youth, ages 12 to 17, report they are viewed by others as gender nonconforming at ..
The Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) has reached a new cell efficiency milestone in ..
As South Florida raises groundwater levels to fight salt water intrusion, the threat of flooding from within will only increase, according to Florida ..
Nearly one in three 12th graders report past year use of some kind of vaping device, raising concerns about the impact on their health. What they say ..
Brazil has an extremely high rate of mortality from sepsis in intensive care units (ICUs), surpassing even mortality due to stroke and heart attack in..
By many measures, the American economy is booming. Yet that's not always translating into stronger financial health for a large share of US consumers...
The symptoms were mild and seemingly innocuous at first: mostly coughing and fatigue. But it wasn't long before Sriyono got a grim diagnosis—he had as..
Teen use of marijuana remains high and vaping appears to be one reason, a new U.S. survey shows. One in 10 high school seniors said they had vaped mar..
WASHINGTON - As the nation's economy was still reeling from the body blow of the Great Recession, Seattle's was about to take off. In 2010, Amazon (AM..
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials have ruled out turning a state-of-the-art Olympic skating arena into a giant seafood freezer. Oth..
A study led by the University of Southampton has found that people who continue to get problems from their asthma, despite receiving standard treatmen..