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Scientists Invented a Way to Email Lemonade

Researchers are developing technology to wirelessly transmit the look and taste of lemonade and other drinks.<p>Have you ever enjoyed a delicious drink and wished you could share it with an absent friend? In the future, you may be able to by sending your beverage over the internet. Researchers at the …

'Gun for hire': how Jeff Sessions used his prosecuting power to target Democrats

As the justice department’s man in Alabama, Trump’s attorney general indicted political opponents in remarkably thin cases, court filings show<p>Arthur Outlaw wanted a second term.<p>It was 1989 and Outlaw, the Republican mayor of Mobile, Alabama, was girding himself for his re-election campaign. Word …

Vince Young did not receive signing bonus from the Saskatchewan Roughriders

Vince Young will not receive any up-front money from the Saskatchewan Roughriders, according to Justin Dunk of 3DownNation.com.<p>Dunk reported Friday …

You Can Make Any Number Out of Four 4s Because Math Is Amazing

Up to infinity!<p>Here's a fun math puzzle to brighten your day. Say you've got four 4s—4 4 4 4—and you're allowed to place any normal math symbols around them. How many different numbers can you make?<p>According to the fantastic YouTube channel Numberphile, you can make all of them. Really. You just …

Judge who blocked Trump travel ban a conservative who fostered six kids | The Star

SEATTLE—The Seattle judge derided by U.S. President Donald Trump on Twitter Saturday after blocking Trump’s executive order on immigration is known …

Packers-Falcons NFC matchup expected to produce big offense | FOX Sports

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a memorable send-off for the …

The Seattle Seahawks' decline is an inside job | DJ Gallo

The Super Bowl window for Russell Wilson and his team hasn’t closed yet but their offensive line needs to get up to speed before their defensive stars fade<p>One yard. One yard is all that stood between the Seattle Seahawks becoming the first NFL team to win back-to-back Super Bowl since the 2003-2004 …

Jerry Jones says the Cowboys actually underestimated Aaron Rodgers

With Rodgers leading the charge, the Packers jumped out to a 21-3 lead<p>The Cowboys lost to the Packers on Sunday because Jared Cook made a remarkable …

'Madden 17' trolls Jerry Jones after he says Tony Romo will play in a Super Bowl

Romo will likely find a new team this offseason<p>The Cowboys aren't going to the Super Bowl this winter, which means Tony Romo, 36, will need to wait …

Cam Newton Sets Panthers' Franchise Record for Career Passing and Rushing TDs

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton finished the 2016 season as the team's all-time leader in both passing (136) and rushing touchdowns (48), per NFL Communications.<p>Newton trailed just Jake Delhomme (120) in passing touchdowns entering 2016, but he added 19 more to his ledger to clear Delhomme …

Quick-thinking grandfather fights off 3-year-old's would-be kidnapper, cops say

Auburn, Calif., mom Cheyanne Martinez is holding her little ones closer after an attempted kidnapping on Saturday.<p>"Just even letting them run off far enough to where I can't get to them fast enough makes me nervous," she said.<p>It happened at the same park where Martinez and her kids spent the day.<p>A …

Free-agent slugger Jose Bautista close to deal with Blue Jays

The Blue Jays and Jose Bautista are close to a deal for the free-agent slugger to stay with Toronto, according to multiple reports.<p>MLB.com was first …

Cubs revel in time with President Barack Obama at White House

WASHINGTON -- The feel-good Monday at the White House for the Chicago Cubs was simply a continuation of a nine-week celebration since the team won …

Serena Williams rolls in Australian Open first round

MELBOURNE, Australia -- When the Australian Open draw ceremony revealed Serena Williams' first-round opponent as Belinda Bencic, warning signals were …

Bo Jackson voices concern for Cam Newton: Hits to QB's head scare 'the hell out of me'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The ties between Bo Jackson and Cam Newton have gone beyond being Heisman Trophy-winning Auburn stars to concerns over concussions.<p>…

Pa. girl killed in "rape-murder fantasy" endured life of abuse

<b>EASTON, Pa.</b> - A 14-year-old Pennsylvania girl raped, tortured and killed at her adoptive mother’s home had been abused or neglected in at least three …

Ambushed Arizona Trooper Saved by Armed Passing Motorist Who Shot Attacker Dead

U.S. news<p>An armed passing motorist was credited with saving the life of an Arizona state trooper by shooting and killing a gunman who ambushed the trooper in the middle of a lonely interstate highway before dawn Thursday.<p>"I would just say at this point, thank you, because I don't know that my …

Police: Suspect in officer's killing was wearing body armor

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A fugitive who is the focus of a four-day manhunt was wearing a bulletproof vest when he fatally shot an Orlando police sergeant …

Georgia gun store owner shoots, kills armed robbery suspect

MABLETON, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia gun store owner's quick reflexes and skilled marksmanship may have saved his life and others when armed robbers came …

Police Have Been Unable to Get Facebook to Take Down a Video of a 12-Year-Old's Death by Suicide

On December 30, a girl named Katelyn Nicole Davis from Cedartown, GA, live streamed her own death on social media, explaining that she had been …

Indiana court overturns drug conviction after SWAT team detonates stun grenade near a baby

By Christopher Ingraham<p>Christopher Ingraham<p>Reporter covering all things data<p>Email Bio Follow<p>An Indiana court has overturned a man's felony drug convictions because of a SWAT team's “unreasonable” search that endangered an infant, a decision that highlights growing concerns about the militarization …

Law Enforcement

Should 12-Year-Old Girls Be Charged as Adults for Trying to Kill a Classmate for 'Slenderman?'

For more than two years, since they were 12 years-old, Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser have spent their life inside separate Wisconsin facilities …

Man allegedly pretends to be his wife on Facebook to cover up murdering her

A man in Orlando, Florida, was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly confessing to police that he'd been posing as his wife on Facebook in order to …

Ex-Teacher Gets 10 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault of 13-Year-Old Student Who Got Her Pregnant

Alexandria Vera — a former middle school English teacher who authorities say admitted to having sex with a 13-year-old student and who aborted her …

Former Franklin High football coach gets 36 years in prison for sexually abusing players

A former Franklin High School football coach was sentenced Friday to more than 36 years in state prison for sexually assaulting five boys.<p>Jaime Jimenez, 48, of Los Angeles, was a volunteer coach who assisted the full-time staff.<p>Authorities said that Jimenez's abuse of young football players at the …

High School Football

FBI seizes computers from city Prosecutor’s Office in Kealoha case

ADVERTISING<p>FBI agents served the Honolulu’s Prosecutor’s Office with a search warrant today as part of the ongoing federal corruption investigation …

Former Ohio deputy accused of murder takes stand

WAVERLY, Ohio — Everything in former Pike County sheriff's deputy Joel Jenkins' murder trial comes down to the final moments before he fired nine rounds at Robert Rooker on the night of March 28, 2015.<p>At least a half dozen people in Pike County's law community sat in the courtroom Friday as Jenkins …

Fugitive who used car crash victim's ID to evade police for 17 years caught by passport photo

Federal authorities say a man charged in the 1999 abduction and sexual assault of a southern Indiana girl assumed the identity of a car crash victim and lived for years in Minnesota and Oregon until he was arrested this week.<p>Investigators tracked down 61-year-old Charles Hollin to Salem, Oregon, …

Hungarian camerawoman sentenced for kicking, tripping refugees

<b>London (CNN) —</b> A Hungarian camerawoman who sparked global outrage after she was filmed kicking and tripping refugees has been sentenced to three years' probation, according to Szeged District Court.<p>Petra Laszlo was caught on camera kicking a young girl and tripping a man running with a child in his …