When a delivery driver's car began sliding down on an icy Texas driveway, the driver closed her eyes, praying she wouldn't hit the client's home.
New Zealand's emergency agency has told residents in some areas to head for higher ground after a powerful earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands region early Friday, sparking fears of a tsunami.
The Vatican bills the pope's visit as 'an act of love' despite growing pandemic and security risks. It's a message that resonates with what's left of Iraq's Christians.
Following widespread power outages during a series of winter storms that left many Texas residents in the dark for days, the head of the organization overseeing the state's power grid has been fired.
Federal law enforcement is on high alert Thursday in the wake of an intelligence bulletin issued earlier this week about a group of violent militia extremists having discussed plans to take control of ..
Some customers in Texas are facing outrageous hikes in their energy bill as a result of this week’s storm, causing one energy company to suggest that their customers find another provider with a fixed ..
A mutation that could allow Covid-19 to escape antibody protection has now been found in samples of a rapidly spreading strain in the UK, according to a report Monday by Public Health England.
Tucana II is a distant ultrafaint dwarf galaxy and is one of the most primitive galaxies of its kind. In addition to the metal-poor stars at its center, astronomers found even more primitive stars on the ..
No matter what happens next to shares of GameStop, AMC or the price of silver, average Joes and Janes are now a force to be reckoned with on Wall Street.
Three Rochester, New York, officers have been removed from patrol duty after an incident in which a 9-year-old girl was handcuffed and pepper-sprayed, Interim Police Chief Cynthia Herriott-Sullivan said. ..
Two FBI agents were killed and three others were injured in a shootout with a suspect in Sunrise, Florida, on Tuesday morning, the FBI said in a statment.
Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus in the Chicago area and the rest of Illinois.
The end of the acute phase of the epidemic is in sight. If public health officials don't admit that, the public won't listen to their warnings.
Gov. Spencer Cox holds his weekly media briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gliese 486 b is an interesting candidate when it comes to studying exoplanet atmospheres.
Austin factory to create systems that improve SpaceX's high-volume manufacturing.
NASA is slated to announce what it says is a "series of firsts" in its Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission.
Scientists recently discovered a hurricane in space above the North Pole that rained down charged electrons.
The league is hoping to become an alternative to college for young basketball stars
J.J. Watt, the newest member of the Arizona Cardinals, toured the facility Wednesday and stopped to take a picture near a case honoring the late Pat Tillman.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed Ben Roethlisberger to a new contract for 2021, it was announced Thursday