Malaysia’s government reportedly plans to abolish the death penalty for all crimes and halt all pending executions, a rare move against capital punishment in Asia that human rights groups hailed Thursday as a major advance.
A Utah man was hospitalized last week with severe injuries after he allegedly entered a Starbucks, attacked a female employee and was shot by a patron, a probable cause statement said.
A Missouri man in jail has been charged last week after allegedly recording and posting a how-to Facebook video of himself removing an ankle monitor in July, according to court records.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday night said he plans to announce a replacement for the departing United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley over the “next week or two,” and responded to criticism for holding a rally the same day Hurr…
In a country with no opinion polls, campaigns or independent mass media, a series of meetings on reforming Cuba’s constitution has spawned a highly unusual debate on the island’s political system and values.
What if judges and justices — when confronted with laws they like that are clearly unconstitutional — often find creative ways to uphold those laws?
(RIKEN) A research group led by scientists from Showa University and the RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research in Japan have, for the first time, succeeded in growing three-dimensional salivary gland tissue that, when implanted into mice, produ… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(American Association for Cancer Research) An artificial intelligence (AI) approach based on deep learning convolutional neural network (CNN) could identify nuanced mammographic imaging features specific for recalled but benign (false-positive) mammogr… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Estonian Research Council) Scientists from Tartu have discovered a simple way how to improve infertility treatment in the future. The results of the study, published in Human Reproduction, a top journal in the field, can be used in precision medicine … Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) Pediatric researchers have discovered common gene variants associated with migraines in African-American children. The research adds to knowledge of genetic influences on childhood migraine and may lead to future p… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Rutgers University) Researchers have developed techniques to detect Lyme disease bacteria weeks sooner than current tests, allowing patients to start treatment earlier. Continue reading → Continue reading →
A man dressed in black and carrying a rifle was arrested Wednesday near Malibu Creek State Park, where a camper was shot and killed as he slept in a tent in June, authorities said.
Donald Trump unleashed his midterm message Wednesday predicting that, if elected, Democrats will turn us into Venezuela, where the currency is printed on perforated rolls because it’s worth less than toilet paper.
An earthquake rattled part of Papua New Guinea on Thursday, but no major damage or injuries have been reported.
A Boston-based auction house is looking for the next proud owner of a roughly 12-pound lunar meteorite, which they say has an estimated price tag of $500,000.
Mohammed bin Salman, the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, ordered that Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi be lured to that country from his home in the U.S. and detained, the paper reported Wednesday evening.