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Eugene A. Cernan, the last astronaut to leave his footprints on the surface of the moon, has died, NASA said Monday.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 1:18 pm
When Neil Armstrong put his boot on the moon in 1969, he became the first human to set foot on another world. He was one of only 12 men to walk on the moon.
Posted: February 22, 2016, 11:11 am
A look back at notable people who died in 2017.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 9:07 pm
Authorities have arrested the wife of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen in connection with their investigation into the June mass shooting, FBI spokesman Prentice Danner said.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 9:54 am
Children born dependent on heroin and other opiates may be more likely to perform poorly academically as they get older compared to children who aren't born addicted, according to a new study by Australian researchers.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 5:24 pm
Participants at a Miami event celebrating MLK Day scrambled for safety Monday afternoon after gunfire erupted, leaving eight people, including five juveniles, injured, officials said.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 8:16 pm
We need more funding for Zika research to prevent other women from being in my position, says Lindsay C. Malloy, who had a false positive test early in her pregnancy.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 1:23 pm
The Affordable Care Act threw a number of life-savers to vital but financially troubled rural hospitals. And its full repeal could signal their death knell.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 9:11 am
A double homicide suspect on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list was captured Sunday morning after nearly six months on the run.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 11:35 am
Oxfam report reveals that eight men have as much wealth as half the world. Corporations must confront this moral failure with some basic steps that will workers and build prosperity for all in the process, writes Joseph Stiglitz.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 11:09 pm
One family of superbugs, known as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae or CRE, may be spreading more widely than previously thought, according to a study published Monday (PDF) in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 2:15 pm
President-elect Donald Trump harshly criticized Georgia Rep. John Lewis on Saturday, tweeting that his district was "in horrible shape and falling apart (and not to mention crime infested) ..."
Posted: January 17, 2017, 1:42 am
With inspiration from an ancient toy, researchers believe that the simple spinning mechanics of a whirligig could help in the diagnosis of malaria, HIV and other diseases around the world, according to a new study.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 3:20 pm
At 4:45 a.m., Interstate 10 west of the tiny town of Tonopah, Arizona, can be a pretty empty, isolated and dark road.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 9:30 pm
Dashcam video released by the Utah Department of Transportation shows a tractor-trailer clipping a state snowplow on a highway, sending the plow careening over the edge of the road and into the Spanish Fork Canyon.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 1:26 pm
Donald Trump will become president Friday with an approval rating of just 40%, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll, the lowest of any recent president and 44 points below that of President Barack Obama, the 44th president.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 2:39 pm
On Friday at noon, Donald Trump will become the ultimate guarantor of the West's security.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 10:41 pm
The "alt-right is having a falling out -- in some ways with their President-elect, but in perhaps even more instances with each other.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 4:12 pm
Posted: January 17, 2017, 8:58 am
BMW won't give into Donald Trump.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 6:06 pm
There's a lot of anger out there.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 4:48 pm