April 20 might just be the best day to be on Twitter. Every celeb comes out of the woodwork to talk about their love of weed while the lines for Taco Bell go out the door. The tweets are always smokin',
Officially, the legal issue at hand was a misdemeanor charge of perjury. But in many ways the day's proceedings also concerned Sandra Bland, the black woman whose death in jail last summer fueled criticism
(CNN) — The family of Sandra Bland, whose death in a Texas jail has drawn national attention, expressed anger Wednesday over a newly released video they say offers further proof that her arrest was unnecessary.
A wireless world relies on more than cloud technology. Half-century-old cable stations are critical nodes where messages can still be delayed, censored, or intercepted. In 1962, during a period of technological
Latest legal blow could put final decision close to the end of his presidency A series of setbacks and delays in the key legal challenge to President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration could
Many hopefuls have signed up for a one-way ticket to the red planet. But if they aren't prepared, the trip may be a short one. We're on our way to Mars. NASA has a plan to land astronauts on its surface
The Rockets are off to their first conference final since 1997 after rolling over the Clippers in Game 7. The Houston Rockets came back from the brink of elimination to advance to the Western Conference
Magazine As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease. There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course.
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United States Marines have arrived in Nepal, where a 7.8 magnitude earthquake late last month killed more than 7,000 people. Reporting from Katmandu, NPR's Julie McCarthy says that Brig. Gen. Paul Kennedy,
What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates. Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp.
People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy. Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more
Someone save this tiny pika In remote northwest China, the cliffs of the Tian Shan mountains provide the last holdout for the Ili pika, a tiny rabbit relative with a shrinking habitat. The Ili pika was
Travel Most countries have a favorite or national dish. Popular with residents and forming part of a country’s identity, they are an essential experience for visitors. From the National Geographic book
Last unresolved ‘major problem in mammalian evolution’ – the origin of two ungulates – has been resolved according to researchers To 19th century British naturalist Charles Darwin, they were the strangest
A terrifying walking crocodile which stood 9ft tall and has been dubbed the 'Carolina Butcher' preyed on mammals before the rise of the dinosaurs A terrifying crocodile which walked on its hind legs may