8 children found dead in Cairns, Australia home
Australia police say eight children between the ages of 18 months and 15 years were found dead at a house in Cairns suburb Friday.
33 dead, 185 abducted in Boko Haram attack
The terrorist group Boko Haram has killed at least 33 people and kidnapped 185 more in an attack on a Nigerian village.
What do improved U.S.-Cuba ties mean for Russia?
The U.S. is taking a new stance on its relationship with Cuba, but what does this mean for longtime Cuban ally Russia?
'Serial' brings attention to Innocence Project
The popularity of the podcast "Serial" has brought added attention to the Maryland Innocence Project, which seeks to help those…
How will U.S. respond to Sony attack?
Outlets are reporting that North Korea is behind the hack on Sony. How the U.S. government responds will set a precedent.
Obesity can be workplace disability in the EU
An EU court ruling says employers and service providers can't discriminate against obese individuals and must make reasonable accommodations for them.
WILD VIDEO: Mattress catches drivers by surprise
Two people were hurt, but are recovering.
UCLA engineers use phone to measure DNA molecule
Fluorescence microscopes use technology that enables them to accomplish tasks not easy to achieve with normal light microscopes, including…
Federal ruling a win for Calif.'s bullet train
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A federal agency that has jurisdiction over California's bullet train has ruled that it has the authority to…
Congressman ‘regrets' gaffe about Mannings
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen’s office said Friday that the congressman misspoke when he told a cameraman that NFL…
Effigies of black men found hanging by nooses...
Three cardboard cutouts of black men were found hanging by nooses on the Berkeley campus of the University of California.
Man in custody, 4 boys safe after Amber Alert
A man believed to have abducted his four sons out of the Los Angeles neighborhood of Montebello, prompting an Amber Alert, is in custody…