Millions of people across the country and elsewhere are expected to take a break from what they’re doing and take part in an earthquake preparedness drill.
Two American scholars were awarded the Nobel economics prize on Monday for studies on the match-making that takes place when doctors are coupled up with hospitals, students with schools and human organs with transplant recipients.
More than three months after his child sex abuse conviction in a case that rocked Penn State University, former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison.
A television anchor from Wisconsin is making news of her own after responding to what she called a bullying email from a viewer attacking her weight.
He’s known to a generation of American kids as “Bill Nye the Science Guy.” Now he has stepped into the debate about evolution with an online video that encourages parents who believe in creationism not to pass those beliefs on to their children.
Thirty-five years after leaving Earth, the Voyager 1 spacecraft is reaching for the stars.
Today, Don announces that he will be paying off his bet with Steve by washing Noodles’ feet today. He also tells us how stoked he is that the NFL has returned, as preseason begins today. […]
The suspect in a shooting that left six people dead at a Sikh temple in suburban Milwaukee on Sunday, and who himself was killed by police, has been identified as Wade Michael Page, who served in the U.S. Army for about six years.
U.S. employers added 163,000 jobs in July, a hopeful sign after three months of sluggish hiring.
The U.S. is locking up more illegal immigrants than ever and generating lucrative business for the nation’s largest prison companies.
Colorado prosecutors have formally charged a former doctorate student with 24 counts of murder in the shooting at an Aurora movie theater.
Today is Craig’s birthday, and the guys have all kinds of shenanigans in line for him! First however, Don asks what the hell is up with Slow Joe’s monkey shirt. Joe got it at a […]
A look at the Pontifical residence of Castelgandolfo, the summer residence of Popes and will host Pope Benedict XVI during the next conclave.
See how the world celebrated the arrival of 2013.
The latest mass shooting to strike an American community may be a particularly horrific one. At a Connecticut elementary school, an official says 27 people are dead, including 20 children.
Crews and equipment from Travis Air Force Base are heading east to help with relief efforts in areas devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
Forecasters say Hurricane Sandy is speeding up and should make landfall early Monday evening in southern New Jersey.
Athletes, heads of state and dignitaries from around the world gathered in the Olympic Stadium for the closing ceremony of the 30th Olympiad.
See how the U.S. Forest Service’s famous and furry public relations figure has change created in 1944.