Amy and Dave Freeman are willing to risk brutal winters, thin ice and hordes of hungry mosquitoes to raise awareness about impending mining operations on the border of public lands in northern Minnesota.
Time to retire the 'firewater' fairytale When Jessica Elm, a citizen of the Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, was studying for her master’s degree in social work, she frequently heard about how genes
The uncertainty of Hurricane Joaquin stirs up underlying problems When comparing the United States's weather models with Europe's, the U.S. tends to come up short. Take Hurricane Joaquin. The U.S. models
Daimler's dreams of self-driving big rig trucks just took one step closer to reality. The automaker has conducted the first-ever test of its semi-autonomous Highway Pilot system in a production truck a
DETROIT/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Mounting discontent among the United Auto Workers rank and file will complicate its leaders’ bid to recover from the defeat of a proposed labor agreement with No. 3 U.S. automaker
(CNN) — Russia is intensifying its airstrikes in Syria, which it says have "considerably reduced" the combat potential of militants. The Russian air force began strikes in Syria on Wednesday. In the past
Montauk’s popular, summer-only Love Yoga Studio may have shut its doors until next year, but fans of the stylish space have a new reason to hit the beach: Owner Sian Gordon is opening a permanent Love
Updated at 1:10 a.m. ET Monday: A powerful rainstorm continues to soak South Carolina. At least five deaths have been reported across the state. Several sections of interstate highways have been closed
Science & InnovationLaelaps For the most part, a cat is a cat is a cat. Large or small, domestic or wild, most are agile ambush predators that subsist almost entirely on meat. But then there’s the cheetah.
Tonight's 'Supermoon' is the first of three spectacular lunar shows this year Tonight, sky watchers across Britain will be able to see the first of three Supermoons this year. That means the moon will
Private aircraft tentatively seeking stockholders The ideal airplane doesn’t need a runway. Since Kitty Hawk, the standard design of a fixed-wing airplane assumes the plane will build momentum and lift
Sony is facing further embarrassment over its latest data breach, after it emerged that its security precautions were somewhat lacking Sony Pictures Entertainment saved thousands of company passwords a
Sen. Rand Paul surprised members of the Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday when he threatened to force a vote on a declaration of war against ISIS as an amendment to an unrelated bill dealing with