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The Antarctic ozone layer, which shields the Earth from harmful ultraviolet rays, shows encouraging signs that it's beginning to heal, according to research published in the journal Science.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 5:09 am
President Barack Obama was delivering a speech before a joint session of Congress when a white lawmaker jabbed his right index finger at Obama and called him a liar.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 4:31 am
The Hubble Space Telescope has captured images of glowing auroras over Jupiter just days before NASA's new Juno spaceship arrives to orbit the gas giant.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 4:29 am
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- a former Donald Trump rival turned top defender -- is being vetted as a possible running mate for the presumptive Republican nominee, a source confirmed to CNN on Thursday.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 4:11 am
A barn fire at a Massachusetts turkey farm killed 7,000 young birds, devastating the company's potential Thanksgiving business, farm officials said Thursday.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 4:09 am
The nation's oldest park ranger is getting a gift from President Obama for the second time after she was attacked Monday in her Bay Area home.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 3:43 am
A Baltimore judge has granted a new trial for Adnan Syed, who was convicted of murder in 2000. Syed's case was the focus of Season 1 of NPR's popular "Serial" podcast.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 3:05 am
Vice President Joe Biden will join Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail next week, following an event with President Barack Obama.
Posted: July 1, 2016, 1:16 am
The handwritten letter relays a desperate message: "S.O.S. Please help me."
Posted: July 1, 2016, 1:12 am
A Washington dad copies his teen daughter's online selfies to add humor to parenting.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 11:05 pm
Authorities found millions of dollars stashed inside buckets hidden in attic walls, along with drugs and a gun, during a search of a home in the Miami area.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 8:06 pm
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer, followed by cancer. But the CDC has good news about mortality in the U.S.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 7:56 pm
A spinning, solar-powered spacecraft as wide as a basketball court will arrive at Jupiter on July 4 to study the giant planet and to take the highest-resolution images of Jupiter in history.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:23 pm
In addition to barbecuing, beer-drinking, and fireworks-watching, we'd like to suggest another way to celebrate July 4th: Taking a quiz on American history and politics!
Posted: June 30, 2016, 5:41 pm
Summertime means fun in the sun, and dog owners often include their pets in outdoor activities like hiking, swimming, camping and running in the park or even on the beach.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:12 pm
CNN is set to host a town hall with House Speaker Paul Ryan in New York City on Tuesday, July 12, just days before the Republican National Convention.
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:10 pm
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Thanks to digital effects, filmmakers today can create almost anything -- monsters, aliens, tornadoes, tsunamis -- on movie screens.
Posted: June 17, 2016, 12:55 pm
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Waking up near the rim of the Grand Canyon, at the edge of a Yellowstone geyser or within view of a Hawaiian volcano are some of the highlights of these U.S. hotels.
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The scene opens with a pudgy white man plopped on a couch, watching TV with a bowl of Cheetos on the coffee table.
Posted: November 27, 2015, 2:33 pm