An Arkansas judge has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of his son whom he left in the back seat of a hot car for five hours last July
A town in Slovenia is deciding to invest $400,000 to create a public beer fountain. The hope is that tourists will come and check it out and drink their local beers. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
A Vatican training document allegedly says victims and their guardians are responsible for reporting child sex abuse cases that occur in the church.
Brazilian Health Minister Marcelo Castro said the South American country is signing an agreement with the University of Texas to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus
Scientists have observed gravitational waves passing through Earth, confirming one of the last predictions of Einstein's theory of general relativity.
A U.S. House probe of a mine waste accident in Colorado that fouled rivers in three Western states has found further evidence that Environmental Protection Agency workers knew a spill from the gold mine was possible
As the United States, Russia and more than a dozen other countries meet in Munich to discuss ending Syria's civil war, a look at the major players and their next possible moves
Authorities say a Massachusetts woman has been charged with stealing items from a man's apartment last year while he and his 11-year-old daughter lay dead inside
The district attorney's office will not file charges against the six Chattanooga officers who fatally shot a black man who authorities say threatened a child and an officer who tried to help
Anytime a scientific discovery is called the greatest of the decade, it's a big deal. Scientists from the group known as LIGO are saying they've found proof of Gravitational Waves, something Einstein predicted 100 years ago but never thought would be detected. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The government is shipping Zika virus tests for pregnant women to health departments as travelers try to tell if they returned with an infection that could put a developing baby at risk, but warns there could be temporary shortages
A man asked Reddit why his wife's Fitbit showed a heart rate that didn't match her activity level. Another user's guess why turned out to be accurate.
A State Department official says the United States does not know the precise location of tons of low-enriched uranium shipped out of Iran on a Russian vessel under the landmark nuclear agreement
A United Nations official says the Islamic militant Hamas has prevented a senior employee of the international organization from leaving the Gaza Strip
A lawyer for homeowners fighting against a proposed sand dune project at the New Jersey shore says the protective sand piles could cut off access to the beach for 22 property owners _ including the brother of Gov. Chris Christie