Fire exposes vast prehistoric archaeology site on prairie Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 20:30

New tools are helping in the exploration of the largest, most dense Native American archaeological site on the northern Great Plains.


Pope to release landmark text on the definition of family Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 20:24

Pope Francis’ landmark text on the family is expected to encourage a more open attitude toward the non-nuclear family but contain no change ...


Clinton and Sanders spar over NYC subway tokens and who's most qualified Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 20:22

Clinton wants New Yorkers to remember she won elections there.


Pig is main attraction of small-town movie theater Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 20:10

Meet Joy. She spends her days in a small Newton, Iowa, movie theater.


Road rage: Women brawl over parking spot at Houston Zoo Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 20:03

A bystander captured video of several women fighting over a parking spot outside of the Houston Zoo on Wednesday.


How to win at the farmers market: 5 tips and tricks Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:51

Want to shop like a boss the next time your BFF drags you to the farmers market?


JPMorgan opposes breakup proposal Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:48

Calls for breaking up the banks have gained renewed steam, including from the new head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Neel Kash...


Tax filing? April 18. Tax freedom? Six days later Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:37

April 24 is Tax Freedom Day, the day you've worked long enough to pay your taxes.


Islamic State militants abduct 300 cement workers in Syria Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:34

In a brazen assault near the Syrian capital, Islamic State militants on Thursday abducted 300 cement workers and contractors in an area nort...


Democrats will retaliate for GOP tactics on Supreme Court, Obama warns Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:17

Obama makes argument for Merrick Garlands nomination to Supreme Court at Chicago law school.


Friday's forecast: Stormy Northeast, Southwest Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:14

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.


Nobody is completely sure which mosquito spreads Zika virus in Brazil Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:08

The World Health Organization’s fact sheet on the Zika virus contains a wealth of useful information about the mysterious disease that has s...


7-Eleven will now accept payments to the IRS Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:53

If you need to pay your tax bill with cash, in the past you wernow you can say oh thank heaven for 7-Eleven.


Latest updates on Panama Papers fallout Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:51

International fallout continues after the Panama Papers were released this weekend.


Man admits to stealing sympathy, buying heroin Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:33

Jailhouse interview: Man thought he had cancer and spent donations on heroin.


Man films tornado that kills his wife, neighbor Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:27

Clarence "Clem" Schultz, 85, suffered a compressed broken vertebra.


Fort Hood GI arrested for assaulting female soldier Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:18

Police arrested a 1st Calvary Division soldier Tuesday after he allegedly assaulted a female member of his unit for "making out" with a sold...


Motel owner watched guests have sex for 29 years Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:13

Gay Talese tells the story of "the greatest voyeur" in the New Yorker.


DailyChatter: South Sudan deserves better Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 18:05

The plight of the world’s newest country – South Sudan gained independence in 2011 – is easy to overlook amid the fallout from the Panama Pa...


Aphrodisiac chocolate balls gift brings pot activist new charge Top Stories - Thu, 04/07/2016 - 17:57

A gift of aphrodisiac chocolate balls to local teachers has resulted in a new grand jury indictment against a marijuana activist, already ja...