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2 Women Seriously Injured After Hit-And-Run Driver Plows Into Portland Sidewalk

Fri, 25 May 2018 17:27:41 -0400

A suspect is in custody....
Irish Vote by Landslide to Repeal Abortion Ban, According to Exit Polls

Fri, 25 May 2018 18:49:07 -0400

Ireland has one of the strictest abortion laws in the world....
Do you choose your words wisely around your Amazon device?

Fri, 25 May 2018 17:11:05 -0400

An Oregon couple says their Amazon Alexa device recorded and sent their private conversations to a random person from their cell phone contact list; reaction from the 'Generation Hexed' panel ....
Putin, Abe speak to ISS astronauts from Kremlin

Sat, 26 May 2018 12:18:24 -0400

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday spoke to astronauts on board the ISS via a live video link from the Kremlin. Russian astronaut Anton Shklaperov and....
Indiana Teacher Out of Hospital After Stopping School Shooting

Sun, 27 May 2018 10:07:47 -0400

Jason Seaman tackled an armed student....
Problem with container spurs evacuation at nuke waste dump

Fri, 25 May 2018 18:45:41 -0400

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Workers had to evacuate the U.S. government's only underground nuclear waste repository after finding a container of waste misaligned inside its packaging, but officials c....
This Sugar 3D Printer Could Enable Scientists to Print Human Organs

Sat, 26 May 2018 11:59:06 -0400

Researchers from the University of Illinois, have created a new kind of 3D printer capable of producing complex shapes from sugar that can be used to grow biological tissues. The printer uses a proce....
Ashley Judd: What Harvey Weinstein's Arrest Does — And Doesn't — Change for the #MeToo Movement

Sat, 26 May 2018 13:53:33 -0400

Here's what the movement is still waiting for....
These poor creatures suffered from dandruff 125 million years before Head And Shoulders was invented

Fri, 25 May 2018 21:32:14 -0400

These days, if you notice a bit of dandruff on your shoulder you just stop by the drug store and grab some specialized shampoo, but 125 million years ago the birds and feathered dinosaurs just had to ....
How Worms Can Help Recycle Plastic

Sun, 27 May 2018 11:12:42 -0400

Mealworms might be instrumental in the looming plastic pollution crisis.....
Massive Lightning Storm Disrupts Travel at London Airport

Sun, 27 May 2018 10:45:31 -0400

Thousands of lightning strikes hit the U.K.....
Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

Sat, 26 May 2018 11:18:50 -0400

Researchers in Peru believe they have traced the origins of the Incas -- the largest pre-Hispanic civilization in the Americas -- through the DNA of the modern-day descendants of their emperors. Fro....
Man Imprisoned in Venezuela for 2 Years Welcomed Home by President Trump

Sun, 27 May 2018 09:46:40 -0400

Joshua Holt has been set free....
Baby panda born in Malaysia zoo makes public debut

Sat, 26 May 2018 01:47:56 -0400

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago made her public debut Saturday.....
An autonomous robot captured detailed images of the treasure-laden “Holy Grail of Shipwrecks”

Sat, 26 May 2018 07:00:57 -0400

In 2015, an underwater search effort led by a robot found the San José, one of the richest sunken treasures in maritime history. The government of nearby Colombia promptly declared the location a stat....
‘My Life Is at Risk of Being Undermined.’ Morgan Freeman Pushes Back Against Misconduct Allegations

Sat, 26 May 2018 09:41:28 -0400

He says his behavior never crossed certain lines....
Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson says he's 'neck and neck' with Bezos in the space race

Sat, 26 May 2018 05:04:00 -0400

Richard Branson, the 67-year-old British entrepreneur, says he's in a closely-fought race with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to get the first fare-paying passengers into space.....
One dead as Cyclone Mekunu hits southern Oman

Fri, 25 May 2018 17:24:31 -0400

Cyclone Mekunu on Friday lashed southern Oman with high winds and rain, killing at least one person and wounding three a day after wreaking havoc on the Yemeni island of Socotra. Oman's directorate g....
Big things do come in small packages. Here’s the tiniest tech in the world

Sun, 27 May 2018 14:15:50 -0400

Do you like tiny pieces of tech? Then you'll love the coolest miniature tech products in the world, like radios made out of a few nanotubes, sunburn sensors that can fit on your fingernail, and m....
Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near Yellowstone

Fri, 25 May 2018 19:14:00 -0400

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A gold exploration proposal near Yellowstone National Park faced a significant setback as a judge blamed Montana officials for understating the potential for mining to harm land....
Mario Batali's Las Vegas Restaurants Are Closing Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Fri, 25 May 2018 17:48:27 -0400

Multiple women have accused the celebrity chef of sexual misconduct....
Beekeepers are stealing each other’s hives to survive the cutthroat industry

Sat, 26 May 2018 06:00:25 -0400

Nearly a million-dollars worth of honeybees stolen from almond orchards in Fresno, California were located last spring. Police caught one of the thieves while he was tending to 100 of the pilfered hiv....
‘The Expanse’ is saved: Jeff Bezos says Amazon will pick up sci-fi TV saga, and the crowd goes wild

Sat, 26 May 2018 02:50:02 -0400

LOS ANGELES — I wanted to start out talking with Jeff Bezos tonight about his vision for settling outer space, but the billionaire founder of Amazon and Blue Origin had other plans. When I asked my fi....
Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles

Sun, 27 May 2018 06:28:09 -0400

More than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass rubbish clean up Sunday as environment campaigners warned plastic is killing sea turtles and other wildlif....
What the Aftermath of a Nuclear War With North Korea Would Actually Look Like

Sun, 27 May 2018 10:57:00 -0400

Nuclear war would be absolutely devastating to the entire Earth and we are on the brink of it with North Korea.....
Can DNA Sampling Unveil the Loch Ness Monster?

Sat, 26 May 2018 14:15:00 -0400

A team of researchers are combing through the waters of the Loch Ness for DNA evidence of the mythical beast.....
Orbital ATK Unveils Its New OmegA Rocket Ship

Sat, 26 May 2018 10:13:00 -0400

But will it arrive in time? For that matter, is it already too late?....
A Swiss weedkiller robot could curb our dependence on herbicides

Sun, 27 May 2018 10:53:50 -0400

A Swiss company called ecoRobotix recently unveiled its contribution to automated agriculture -- a robotic weed-killing machine, that may reshape the way we approach agriculture by used microdoses of ....
Complete list of every full moon in 2018, including May's Flower Moon

Sun, 27 May 2018 09:07:19 -0400

The beginning of this week will see the next full moon, known as the Flower Moon, brighten our skies the day after the second bank holiday weekend of the month. The first blue moon of the year was a s....
What Is Blood Sugar?

Fri, 25 May 2018 21:35:00 -0400

Blood sugar, or glucose, is the main sugar found in blood. The absorption, storage and production of glucose is regulated constantly by complex processes involving the small intestine, liver and panc....
Humans Make Up Tiny Percentage of Biomass on Earth

Sun, 27 May 2018 13:56:00 -0400

Humans occupy 1/10,000th of the Earth's carbon mass, but our impact on the rest of the world is huge.....
All the New Original Movies You Can Stream on Netflix This Summer

Fri, 25 May 2018 16:56:13 -0400

From zombie survival thrillers to quaint British period dramas....
These Mars Rocks Could Hold Vital Clues to Life On the Red Planet

Sat, 26 May 2018 10:55:34 -0400

Iron-rich rocks found near ancient lake sites on Mars could hold vital clues as to whether life once existed on the Red Planet, according to new research published in the Journal of Geophysical Resear....
Asteroid Mining (Phase 1) to Begin in 2020, Says This Space Pioneer

Sat, 26 May 2018 08:13:00 -0400

Planetary Resources plans to begin dispatching spaceships in just two years.....
Congress Votes to Boost Space Spending: Which Companies Win More Money?

Sat, 26 May 2018 07:18:00 -0400

Surprise: All the usual suspects stand to benefit -- plus a few companies you may not yet have heard of.....