In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now observed what they believe to be the first detection of a black hole swallowing a neutron star.
Posted on: 24 August 2019 | 3:17 am
This weekend, Boris Johnson makes his leadership debut on the world stage at the G7 in the French resort of Biarritz.
Posted on: 24 August 2019 | 2:06 am
During a town hall Friday afternoon, former Vice President Joe Biden asked a New Hampshire audience to imagine what it would have been like if Barack Obama had been assassinated when he became the Democratic nominee for president in 2008 and how it would've affected the country.
Posted on: 24 August 2019 | 1:05 am
NASA is examining a claim that an astronaut improperly accessed the bank account of her estranged spouse from the International Space Station, The New York Times reported Friday -- potentially the first criminal allegation from space.
Posted on: 24 August 2019 | 12:42 am
As politicians on Capitol Hill clashed over immigration, Corbin Kunst had a different struggle ahead of him: successfully crossing the Mexico-US border hundreds of feet in the air.
Posted on: 24 August 2019 | 12:34 am
President Trump speaks to reporters before heading to France for the G7 summit.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 11:57 pm
Obi-Wan Kenobi will bring the Force to Disney+, which -- along with the first trailer for "The Mandalorian" -- capped the studio's presentation for its new streaming service at the D23 Expo.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 11:22 pm
Michael Drejka, who fatally shot an unarmed man, Markeis McGlockton, last summer in Florida during a dispute over a handicapped-accessible parking spot, was found guilty of manslaughter Friday night.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 11:06 pm
A Florida high school teacher was placed on administrative leave after he told students he'd "be the best school shooter" with a "1,000 person body count."
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 11:05 pm
A woman running for a city council in Michigan said she wants a "white community as much as possible."
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 10:40 pm
In a move widely expected to revive the national media spotlight on hate crime allegations made by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, a Chicago judge on Friday announced the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate how local prosecutors handled the TV actor's case.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 9:59 pm
There are countries that have endured unhinged leaders before. I'm thinking of Britain during the reign of King George the III, whose years of delusion were depicted in the 1994 film "The Madness of King George." Our current civic stress test in the United States is coming courtesy of a President whose narcissistic impulses seem to be getting worse. One recent day crystallized those concerns.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 8:31 pm
CNN's Jim Sciutto reviews a day in which the stock market plunged after a series of tweets by President Trump.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 8:30 pm
The controversial Russian floating nuclear power station will travel over 3,000 miles to the small Arctic town of Pevek.
Posted on: 23 August 2019 | 7:36 pm