Alexandria shooter carried list of 6 members of Congress, FBI confirms
Meet the Vulcanologist Pledging to Bring "Good Science" to Washington
Inspired by the election of President Trump and what she perceives as his administration's problematic stance on climate change and science generally, vulcanologist Jess Phoenix is trading in her field work for a chance at Congress.
Thousands Attend Funeral for Muslim Teen Who Was Murdered in Virginia
'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison
WASHINGTON (AP) ? An online conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" ended Thursday with real-world consequences when a North Carolina man was sentenced to prison for arming himself with an assault rifle, traveling to the nation's capital and firing his weapon inside a neighborhood pizza restaurant.
Islamic militants take hostages at Philippine school: army
Islamic militants occupied a primary school and took hostages in a southern Philippine village on Wednesday, a few hours drive from a city where other jihadists were fighting a month-long war, authorities said. Encinas said the gunmen had planted improvised bombs around the school, a small building in a rural area, and that soldiers had surrounded it. The unrest occurred in Pigkawayan, a farming town about 160 kilometres (100 miles) from Marawi city where fighters linked to the Islamic State (IS) group have been battling troops for a month in a conflict that has claimed hundreds of lives.
2 Elephants Spring Into Action to Save Calf From Drowning in Zoo's Pool
"Textalyzer" Device Allows Police to Determine if Drivers Were Texting and Driving
North Korea Presents US With List Of Demands
North Korea has asked the U.S. to cease its joint military drills with South Korea. While the U.S. maintains that the drills are a part of their routine defensive preparations, North Korea has branded them as a precursor for invading their country.
McDonald's Changed The Meat In Its Burgers And People Are Pissed
Stephen Hawking: Humans Should Ride a Beam of Light to Other Planets
Humanity should focus its efforts on exploring other worlds that we might inhabit, and to get there, Earthlings may need to ride on a beam of light, famed physicist Stephen Hawking says. The human imagination has led us to peer ever deeper into the universe with scientific tools, Hawking said. The answer is, no," Hawking said in his address.