USC Agrees To A $215 Million Settlement For…

More than 460 people have taken legal action against USC related to a former gynecologist on campus accused of sexual misconduct.

He Broke Both Legs in Fall. Then Came the Rattlesnakes

An Arizona man should be a bit more comfortable in a hospital bed having spent two days stuck at the bottom of a 100-foot mine shaft. Believed to have been descending into the gold mine shaft near Aguila, 90 miles northwest of Phoenix, when he fell Monday, 62-year-old John Waddell...

US and South Korea Scrap Military Exercise For…

President Donald Trump has long criticized the cost of the military exercises, which the U.S. has carried out for decades.

Nearly 36 miles of pipeline replaced after gas explosions

The utility company involved in last month's explosions and fires in Massachusetts says it has replaced nearly 36 miles of main pipeline in the area

What Makes California's Santa Ana Winds So Fierce?

Pressure, temperature, topography and time all have a part in creating California's strong fall winds.

When a Murder Happens Here, Things Play Out Differently

When Investigative Services Branch (ISB) Special Agent Kristy McGee displays her badge while investigating a crime, the reaction is generally a confused one. "They'll say something like, 'What do you guys investigate? Littering?'" she explains to Rachel Monroe. In a lengthy piece for Outside , Monroe reports these agents are hardly...

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The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

Why are so many teachers of color leaving the classroom?

Kangaroo Chili Not a Good Career Move for School…

Kevin Frei tossed a little kangaroo meat into his pot of chili—harmlessly, he thought. You're reading about the lunch he was making on Oct. 10 because it was for the junior and senior high school students at Nebraska's Potter-Dix Public Schools, reports WUSA9 , and Frei has since lost his...

These People Might Have Cracked The Code For…

Devotees of FIRE do everything imaginable to shave dollars off their cost of living.

2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer

Why Honduran Migrants — Especially Women — Are…

Thousands of Honduran migrants are traveling toward Mexico and the U.S. fleeing some of the worst violence and poverty in the Americas.

Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

Authorities say six people are dead after a dump truck crossed a highway median and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction

DOJ Opens Investigation Into Pennsylvania Clergy…

Officials from the Department of Justice have reportedly issued subpoenas to dioceses across the state.

Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide…

Clash over Warren's heritage highlights how Native American tribes decide membership

Former USA Gymnastics Chief Arrested For Evidence…

Steve Penny is accused of tampering with documents related to Larry Nassar, who was imprisoned this year on criminal sexual abuse charges.

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2 found guilty in triple murder of Sacramento…

Two men have been found guilty in the home-invasion deaths of a father and his two sons in Sacramento

Sales are brisk as Mega Millions jackpot hits…

As more Mega Millions lottery tickets sell, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers

Police: Driver fires at officer, prompts long highway chase

Police in Florida say a suspect fired at an officer, led authorities on a lengthy chase on Florida's Turnpike and then suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

Yara Shahidi urges fight against 'identity blind…

18-year-old 'grown-ish' actress Yara Shahidi urges embrace of all in accepting GLSEN award

Amid housing crisis, Reno's motor lodges become…

The economic recovery has allowed Reno to reclaim its status as a boomtown, but that has been bad news for people on the margins who are having a harder time finding an affordable place to live

Judicial watchdog probes court's practice of cutting fines

Register to vote, pay reduced fine: Did South Fulton court break the law? City solicitor reduced fines in exchange for registering to vote

Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home…

Police have removed 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home in their widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

Small plane rolls off runway and onto NY road; no injuries

A small airplane ended up on a Long Island road after authorities say the aircraft ran off the runway; no one was injured.

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These 5 People Were Right, but Nobody Believed…

Ever had that frustrated feeling that you're 100% correct about something but no one is listening to you? The folks mentioned by Listverse in a vindication ranking of sorts would have commiserated. These were people "silenced by other parties that either didn't believe them or had their own personal interests....

Jill Biden christens Navy submarine at Virginia…

The wife of former Vice President Joe Biden has christened the U.S. Navy's newest Virginia-class attack submarine

Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier

Texas officials say a body found in a rain-swollen lake earlier this week is that of a woman who had gone missing Oct. 8 when floodwaters overwhelmed an RV park

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USC Agrees To A $215 Million Settlement For…

More than 460 people have taken legal action against USC related to a former gynecologist on campus accused of sexual misconduct.

He Broke Both Legs in Fall. Then Came the Rattlesnakes

An Arizona man should be a bit more comfortable in a hospital bed having spent two days stuck at the bottom of a 100-foot mine shaft. Believed to have been descending into the gold mine shaft near Aguila, 90 miles northwest of Phoenix, when he fell Monday, 62-year-old John Waddell...

US and South Korea Scrap Military Exercise For…

President Donald Trump has long criticized the cost of the military exercises, which the U.S. has carried out for decades.

Nearly 36 miles of pipeline replaced after gas explosions

The utility company involved in last month's explosions and fires in Massachusetts says it has replaced nearly 36 miles of main pipeline in the area

What Makes California's Santa Ana Winds So Fierce?

Pressure, temperature, topography and time all have a part in creating California's strong fall winds.

When a Murder Happens Here, Things Play Out Differently

When Investigative Services Branch (ISB) Special Agent Kristy McGee displays her badge while investigating a crime, the reaction is generally a confused one. "They'll say something like, 'What do you guys investigate? Littering?'" she explains to Rachel Monroe. In a lengthy piece for Outside , Monroe reports these agents are hardly...

AdChoices Icon

The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

Why are so many teachers of color leaving the classroom?

Kangaroo Chili Not a Good Career Move for School…

Kevin Frei tossed a little kangaroo meat into his pot of chili—harmlessly, he thought. You're reading about the lunch he was making on Oct. 10 because it was for the junior and senior high school students at Nebraska's Potter-Dix Public Schools, reports WUSA9 , and Frei has since lost his...

These People Might Have Cracked The Code For…

Devotees of FIRE do everything imaginable to shave dollars off their cost of living.

2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer

Why Honduran Migrants — Especially Women — Are…

Thousands of Honduran migrants are traveling toward Mexico and the U.S. fleeing some of the worst violence and poverty in the Americas.

Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

Authorities say six people are dead after a dump truck crossed a highway median and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction

DOJ Opens Investigation Into Pennsylvania Clergy…

Officials from the Department of Justice have reportedly issued subpoenas to dioceses across the state.

Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide…

Clash over Warren's heritage highlights how Native American tribes decide membership

Former USA Gymnastics Chief Arrested For Evidence…

Steve Penny is accused of tampering with documents related to Larry Nassar, who was imprisoned this year on criminal sexual abuse charges.

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2 found guilty in triple murder of Sacramento…

Two men have been found guilty in the home-invasion deaths of a father and his two sons in Sacramento

Sales are brisk as Mega Millions jackpot hits…

As more Mega Millions lottery tickets sell, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers

Police: Driver fires at officer, prompts long highway chase

Police in Florida say a suspect fired at an officer, led authorities on a lengthy chase on Florida's Turnpike and then suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

Yara Shahidi urges fight against 'identity blind…

18-year-old 'grown-ish' actress Yara Shahidi urges embrace of all in accepting GLSEN award

Amid housing crisis, Reno's motor lodges become…

The economic recovery has allowed Reno to reclaim its status as a boomtown, but that has been bad news for people on the margins who are having a harder time finding an affordable place to live

Judicial watchdog probes court's practice of cutting fines

Register to vote, pay reduced fine: Did South Fulton court break the law? City solicitor reduced fines in exchange for registering to vote

Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home…

Police have removed 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home in their widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

Small plane rolls off runway and onto NY road; no injuries

A small airplane ended up on a Long Island road after authorities say the aircraft ran off the runway; no one was injured.

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These 5 People Were Right, but Nobody Believed…

Ever had that frustrated feeling that you're 100% correct about something but no one is listening to you? The folks mentioned by Listverse in a vindication ranking of sorts would have commiserated. These were people "silenced by other parties that either didn't believe them or had their own personal interests....

Jill Biden christens Navy submarine at Virginia…

The wife of former Vice President Joe Biden has christened the U.S. Navy's newest Virginia-class attack submarine

Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier

Texas officials say a body found in a rain-swollen lake earlier this week is that of a woman who had gone missing Oct. 8 when floodwaters overwhelmed an RV park