The drama in the courtroom surrounding the Oscar Pistorius trial captivates people around the world and especially South Africans, many of whom are getting a look at their own criminal justice system for the first time because, under a judge’s rare order, much of the trial is being televised.
Just two days after arriving back in Seattle, Clint Dempsey came on the field for Marco Pappa in the 57th minute and assisted the game-winning goal by forward Chad Barrett. Here's what he had to say to reporters in the locker room after the game...
More drivers tested positive for marijuana in Washington in 2013 -- the first full year after the state legalized pot -- but officials so far say there's been no obvious, corresponding jump in car accidents.
For the past decade a vibrant orange sponge has been glomming onto South Florida’s colorful coral reefs and boring inside the coral, competing with it for space. It is now seen as a threat to coral reefs, though study is continuing.
While standing in long lines, walking through scanners and removing belts and shoes are a fact of post-Sept. 11 travel worldwide, Israel’s Ben-Gurion Airport seems to stand alone in the developed world with its security techniques, often leaving travelers dumbfounded.
An 8-year-old western Montana boy who spent about an hour buried in the snow after a deadly avalanche roared into his backyard says he tried to "lick and bite" his way out before becoming tired and falling asleep.
Moscow mounted pressure on Ukraine Saturday, with Russia's foreign minister denouncing the new Ukrainian authorities as puppets of armed radicals and pro-Russia forces in Crimea trying to flush Ukrainian soldiers out of the few military bases still under their control.