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If Captain Cook's ship is found, whose is it? Rhode Island's

If the ship legendary explorer Captain James Cook used to sail around the world is found, Rhode Island will own it

Verizon Workers Score Major Wins With The Deal To End Their Strike

After almost seven weeks, a union representing Verizon workers agreed in principle on a contract. Verizon made several major concessions in the deal.

Are Hot Dogs a Sandwich?

The age old question "Are hotdogs a sandwich?" has been answered by the good folks at Merriam-Webster. Hotdogs might technically be a sandwich, but the world does not agree. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

What To Expect From The 'Roots' Remake

A&E is airing a reboot of the iconic "Roots" miniseries, and this version is grittier and more realistic than the one that ran in 1977.

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Rapper pleads not guilty to deadly shooting at T.I. concert

A rapper charged in a deadly shooting at a New York City concert hall has pleaded not guilty

Chacin wins duel with Verlander, Angels top Tigers 5-1

Jhoulys Chacin threw a four-hitter to win a scintillating duel with Justin Verlander, and Cliff Pennington's tiebreaking RBI single in the Angels' five-run eighth inning propelled Los Angeles to a 5-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers

Derek Dietrich Struck in Head by Foul Ball in Dugout

Marlins second baseman Derek Dietrich was struck by a ball while in the dugout and lifted from Sunday’s 7–3 win over the Braves.

Health officials now confirm 11 cases of measles in Arizona

An outbreak of measles that began with an inmate at a federal detention center for immigrants in central Arizona has now grown to 11 confirmed cases

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Stephen Hawking baffled by dynamics of Trump's popularity

Stephen Hawking says he can't explain the popularity of Donald Trump

Vigil Held At Cincinnati Zoo In Tribute To Slain Gorilla

Gorilla's killing at the Cincinnati Zoo provokes sadness and anger over his death.

Australia to sell bitcoins confiscated as proceeds of crime

An official says about $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian police confiscated the digital currency as proceeds of crime

Japan factory output, consumer spending weak in April

Japan reports that its factory output fell 3.5 percent in April from the same month a year earlier, while consumer spending also edged down

Highway Patrol: 3 dead, 8 hurt in Florida wreck

The Florida Highway Patrol says three girls were killed and eight people were injured in a single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 95

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South Florida officers find 2 alligators eating human body

Police in South Florida find a pair of alligators eating a human body in Everglades

Former Chad President Sentenced To Life For Crimes Against Humanity

Hissène Habré was found guilty of torture, rape, war crimes and crimes against humanity.