When a person goes missing in a perilous place — say, on the side of a mountain or deep in the woods — search teams may need help getting the best view of the territory, or may hesitate to put volunteers in danger among the rough terrain.
The parents of a second-grade student in Texas are accusing a teacher of banning their child from reading the Bible during independent reading time.
Just days after a synagogue was fire bombed, new reports of anti-Jewish violence have emerged in Ukraine, including the vandalizing of a Holocaust memorial and a prominent Jewish figure’s tomb.
Something is killing bees in Oregon. While the sharp decline in bee populations is not unique to the state, a recent mass death of honey bees has investigators involved.
As the situation in Ukraine grows increasingly volatile and Russia’s expansion into the west goes unchecked, the Obama administration has failed to project strength, confidence and leadership, according to the Washington Post’s editorial board.
“Justified” star Nick Searcy says the story of one of America’s “most prolific serial killers,” notorious abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, is important and deserves to be told on the big screen.
BOSTON (TheBlaze/AP) — An unmanned submarine has recorded some of the most detailed images of two American ships that sank off the coast of England during World War II, according to the Massachusetts company that surveyed the wreckage to mark the disaster’s 70th anniversary.
An elderly man is considering suing a Missouri police department after he says officers assaulted him when he called for an ambulance to aid his ailing wife.
The New York Police Department tried its hand at social outreach on Twitter Tuesday, deploying what was supposed to be a feel-good #MyNYPD hashtag.
JINDO, South Korea (AP) — For a moment there is silence in the tent where bodies from the ferry disaster are brought for identification.
Images of a strange figure in the Scottish highlands freshwater areas surfaced over the weekend, causing a bit of a stir in the media as speculation emerged of a Loch Ness Monster spotting.
If you have a high-powered blender, a powder found in pencils, dish soap and 30 minutes, you could produce one of the strongest materials on the planet — though it’s not advisable that you try.
Did you know climate change has been blamed for everything from malaria in airports to Kenya’s decreased coffee output?
Speaking at a debate on “fracking” at Colorado Christian University on Monday, a former employee of the Environmental Protection Agency made compared the “ethical problem” of the oil drilling process to that of slavery.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.
When pressed by Associated Press reporter Matt Lee at a Tuesday press conference, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki was unable to name a single “tangible achievement” from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s 2010 Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review.
The producer spearheading the planned TV movie about Kermit Gosnell on Tuesday laid out a chilling scene to be included in the film.
A North Carolina deputy with the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office was caught on video confiscating two different cellphones and detaining a former U.S.
A professor at a Connecticut public university was captured on audio this week warning students that “we will live in a very, very, very differing kind of country” if Republicans win control of the U.S.
Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler, a Democratic candidate for governor of Maryland, has a public relations problem on his hands after he suggested his opponent, an Iraq war veteran, isn’t qualified for a “real job.” Speaking at an event organized by the Tech Council of Maryland on Monday, Gansler took aim at Maryland Lt.