Three astronauts arrived at the International Space Station bearing the Olympic Torch. It will be taken on a spacewalk Saturday, before returning to earth Monday. The torch will eventually make it's way to Sochi, Russia for the Winter Games...
John Ackerman is a big landlord of underground real estate. He owns 45 caves hidden beneath the rolling farm fields of Minnesota and Iowa, and he's looking for more. (Nov. 7)
Here's the latest news for Wednesday, November 6th: Protests over Mideast peace talks; Health care website needed hundreds of fixes; Big changes in store for the GED; Russian fireball shows meteor risk may be bigger.
Hundreds of people watched as India launched its first spacecraft bound for Mars in a step that it hopes will demonstrate and advance technologies for space travel. (Nov. 5)
A rare solar eclipse swept across parts of the US, Africa and Europe on Sunday. Described as a "hybrid eclipse," some areas were witnessing a total blackout with others experiencing a partial version. (Nov. 3)
Scientists are still digging for Ice Age fossils in the heart of Los Angeles after a century of discoveries. So much has been uncovered from the La Brea Tar Pits that crews have a backlog of bones to clean and sort through. (Oct. 28)
Need surgery? Have cash? Put your procedure up for auction on the Medibid website, where surgeons bid for your business. But health care experts warn that valuing low cost service can be risky. (Oct. 25)
Students at Danvers High School in Massachusetts created a makeshift memorial in honor of their slain math teacher Colleen Ritzer. Student Philip Chism has been charged with murder in her death. (Oct. 24)
Authorities say the student who opened fire on a Nevada middle school campus, wounding two students and killing a teacher, got the weapon from his home. (Oct. 22)
A rare whale that has a dolphin-shaped head and saber-like teeth has been found dead on Los Angeles' Venice Beach, even though it prefers frigid subarctic waters. Marine biologists are working to preserve and examine the elusive arctic spe...