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Lawsuit of man who questioned police shootings dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former investigator for Chicago's Independent Police Review Authority, which investigates police shootings

Prosecutor: Ex-LA sheriff to plead guilty in corruption case

Federal prosecutors say former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca has agreed to plead guilty to lying during a federal probe of corruption at the jails he ran

You Could Probably Afford Tesla's New Car If It Comes Out On Time

Tesla's trying to make a car that's right for everyone's wallet. Let's just hope it's here in time to enjoy that extra federal tax break.

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Man loses it during flight, urinates on fellow passenger

A man aboard a flight headed to Paris allegedly urinated on a fellow passenger. It was supposedly because he wasn't allowed to smoke or drink mid-air. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

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Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con'

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is launching Silicon Valley Comic Con, a show that will mesh technology with pop culture

Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah

Debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to be heard by a committee made of only men

The Next President Could Choose A Lot Of Supreme Court Justices

The imminent retirement of several Supreme Court justices could have the next president making decisions about what the Court will look like.

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Seoul: N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed

South Korea says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had his military chief executed for corruption

Minneapolis police shooting case goes to prosecutors

Minnesota authorities have completed their investigation into the November fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police officers

Coast Guard helps fishermen after boat fire south of Hawaii

A U.S. Coast Guard airplane is heading south of Hawaii to help 40 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire

Wiz Khalifa Has Had An Eventful 2016 — And It's Just Getting Started

By the end of 2016, Wiz Khalifa will be able to check off two albums, a partnership with a marijuana company and a Twitter feud with Kanye West.

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Earth didn't score 100% on index that predicts likelihood of life

Astronomers are creating an index that is intended to predict the likelihood of life on alien planets. So how did Earth do? Not 100% but here we are. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

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Twitter signals more distress as user growth flatlines

Twitter's woes are only growing worse

Study finds Zika virus in fetal brain, a clue in outbreak

New details about the possible effects of the Zika virus on the fetal brain are emerging

Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles but shares up on outlook

Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles on slow ramp-up of Model X SUV, but shares up on outlook

The Latest: Trump: Christie talked about quitting race

Trump says he talked with Christie "little bit" about the New Jersey governor quitting the race for the GOP presidential nomination.

APNewsBreak: Kenya athletes allege doping bribery

APNewsBreak: Two Kenyan athletes banned for doping at the 2015 world championships tell The Associated Press that the chief executive of Athletics Kenya solicited a US $48,000 bribe to reduce their 4-year suspensions

Ex-priest arrested in 1960 killing of Texas schoolteacher

A former priest has been arrested in Arizona in the 1960 slaying of a 25-year-old schoolteacher in Texas

Baby fatally struck by bullet while lying in her crib

Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a 1-year-old girl lying in her crib was fatally struck in the head by a bullet at a Compton home

You Can Buy A PC From Oculus For VR, Or You Could Just Build One

Short answer: Sometimes. Long answer: How comfortable are you with the idea of building your own computer?

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This is what the Earth will be like in 10,000 years

Scientists are publishing a paper discussing what our planet, Earth will look like in 10,000 years from now. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.

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