Republicans are inching toward a vote to hold former IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress after fireworks erupted at a House hearing on the tea party targeting on Wednesday. Lerner, former
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In Europe 150 million years ago, this dude was the biggest, baddest bully in town. A Torvosaurus gurneyi dinosaur is seen in an undated artist's rendering released March 5, 2014.
Fossilised remains of what scientists believe was the largest terrestrial predator ever to have roamed Europe have been found in Portugal. The dinosaur, a new species named Torvosaurus gurneyi, was up
A second baby infected with HIV at birth is being called "HIV-negative" by her doctors, following an aggressive drug treatment administered during her first hours of life. The announcement was made today
Good news for fish. And humans who like fish. There are plenty of fish in the sea, as the saying goes. But how many? New research suggests that our previous estimates of fish abundance were off by a factor
In a major overhaul of the SAT college entrance exam, students starting in 2016 will no longer be required to write an essay, will not be penalized for wrong answers and will not be able to freely use
A radical gene therapy to combat HIV using genetically modified cells that are resistant to the virus has been declared a success by scientists following the first clinical trial. The treatment, which