A human skull found earlier this week in Kentucky is up to 3,000 years old. The remains are thought to belong to a person indigenous to the eastern United States, local ABC affiliate WKYT reported Friday. A farm worker discovered the skull in a 12-foot-deep sinkhole near Frankfort, the state...
A top Central Intelligence Agency official said Friday that the recently brokered nuclear agreement between leading nations and Iran will make it difficult for the Middle Eastern country to dupe nuclear inspectors.
On Friday at 2:00 pm eastern, scientists from NASA's New Horizons team will hold a press conference to announce the latest scientific findings from July 14th's Pluto flyby. The flyby, which was humankind's first close encounter with the dwarf planet Pluto, yielded so much data that scientists will spend the next 16 months downloading it.Read full article >>
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday that a US airstrike recently killed a senior Al-Qaida operational commander in eastern Afghanistan. The airstrike killed Abu Khalil Al-Sudani on July 11, Carter said in a brief statement given to reporters traveling with him in Iraq. Show More Summary
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says a U.S. airstrike has killed a senior al Qaeda operational commander in eastern Afghanistan. He said in a statement Friday that the airstrike killed Abu Khalil Al-Sudani on July...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities in the eastern coastal city of Wenzhou have arrested two "violent terrorists", state media reported on Friday, and accused them of being part of a criminal gang in the city.
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25. All times are Eastern. Top pick Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell (BBC America, 10 p.m., Saturday): With magic unleashed all over England, can Strange and Norrell...Show More Summary
Deep in the wilds of eastern Alaska is the America’s last true frontier town: McCarthy. EDGE OF ALASKA follows those holding on to their isolated town, surrounded by extreme wilderness, as they struggle with new settlers who are trying to bring their home into the 21st century.
The suspect in the fatal shootings of four U.S. Marines traveled to Jordan and possibly other Middle Eastern countries for seven months last year, authorities said on Friday, as the investigation focused on any signs of a connection to Islamist militants. Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez, a Kuwaiti-born...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The suspect in the fatal shootings of four U.S. Marines traveled to Jordan and possibly other Middle Eastern countries last year, authorities said on Friday, as the investigation focused on any signs of a connection to Islamist militants. Show More Summary
A suicide car bomb in Iraq’s eastern Diyala province killed at least 40 on Friday, according to military officials.
PARIS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande held a telephone conversation with the leaders of Russia and Ukraine on Friday to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine, the French presidency said.
(Reuters) - A train derailment in rural eastern Montana spilled 35,000 gallons (132,489 liters) of crude oil and forced the evacuation of about 30 people, a U.S. official said on Friday in an email to state officials.
On Wednesday, NASA released the first image from the historic New Horizons flyby of Pluto. On Friday at 1 p.m. Eastern time, NASA will hold a news briefing to unveil more of the mosaic. You can watch it live right here:Read full article >>
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18. All times are Eastern. Top pick Hannibal (NBC, 10 p.m., Saturday): Just in time for the most shocking plot twist of an already stellar season, NBC moves Hannibal...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Friday backed calls for an international tribunal to prosecute those suspected of shooting a Malaysian airline out of the sky over rebel-held eastern Ukraine a year ago.
Streets were blocked Friday on the eastern edge of the Capitol Hill area Friday after police received a report that a man in a house had a gun.Police said they found that the house in question in the 200 block of Kentucky Avenue SE was unoccupied all day.Read full article >>
THE DISTRICTReport of armed man closes streets near HillStreets were blocked Friday on the eastern edge of the Capitol Hill area Friday after police received a report that a man in a house had a gun.Police said they found that the house in question in the 200 block of Kentucky Avenue SE was unoccupied all day.Read full article >>
On Friday, a source in the UN Security Council told RIA Novosti that a Malaysian proposal to create a tribunal into the crash eastern Ukraine in 2014 will be discussed next week.
A Suffolk County Police Department officer allegedly exposed himself to the only female sergeant in their precinct and forced her to touch his genitals, according to a lawsuit filed Friday in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York. The police department hired Cindy Olsen in 1991 and she was deployed to the department’s 6th Precinct. Show More Summary