DON'T MISS: Shark Week -- It's time once again to sink our teeth into television's longest-running summer event. Now in its 28th year, this fin-tastic celebration of the mysterious creatures of the deep will feature 19 ...Read more
It was clearly a slip of the tongue when former Texas Gov. Rick Perry called the Charleston, S.C., church shooting an "accident" rather than an "incident" in an interview. But the same brief, friendly interview, with the ...Read more
ASHLAND, N.H. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, on his first full day on the presidential campaign trail, said Wednesday that personal objections should not exempt government officials from issuing licenses for same-sex ...Read more
The closer we get to Ceres, the more perplexing the dwarf planet grows. NASA's Dawn spacecraft has found several more bright spots as well as a pyramid-like peak jutting out of the frigid world's surface.
The discovery is...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas (UPI) -- Even centipedes are bigger in Texas -- bigger and a lot more terrifying. In an apparent bid to freak out the Internet, Texas Parks and Wildlife shared a photo on its Facebook page of a massive Texas ...Read more
STUART, Fla. (UPI) -- A Florida man hooked a shark off the coast of Stuart, Florida after first falling off his kayak.
In a Youtube video, Ben Chancey of Chew On This Fishing Charters can be seen fighting with a shark on ...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. (UPI) -- Cinderella's castle at Orlando's Disney World was lit up by lightning Friday evening.
Instagram user @zackprovost posted an Instagram video of the castle as it was being prepared for its nightly ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Gov. Scott Walker is making it official that he is running for president -- sort of.
On a day that he greeted President Barack Obama in La Crosse and GOP lawmakers finally made progress on the state's stalled...Read more
How to Win in Every ScenarioRom Gayoso
This book is about a business research technique called “Scenario Planning”. Scenarios were originally created in the 1960’s for defense purposes; later on they were adopted by private enterprise with exceptional results. Nowadays they are also used for public policy.
WASHINGTON -- As diplomats rush to reach an agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program, the U.S. military is stockpiling conventional bombs so powerful that strategists say they could cripple Tehran's most heavily fortified ...Read more
When Miriam Schapiro took a break from her career as a painter and moved from New York to California in 1967, it was for her husband's job.
By the time the couple returned to New York eight years later, she had ...Read more
WASHINGTON--Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb became the fifth Democrat to enter the 2016 presidential contest, acknowledging in his announcement Thursday that he would be a long shot against former Secretary of State Hillary ...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Sitting under a patio umbrella display at an Arlington Costco, Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz signed copies of his new memoir for several hundred discount shoppers and other supporters who ...Read more
I have a problem I am not proud of. My daughter is pregnant, and so far everything in her pregnancy is routine. When I was pregnant with our three kids, my husband was typical for our generation in terms ...Read more
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Pearl Thompson was a student at Shaw University in 1942 when she was told she couldn't check out a book from Raleigh's public library because she was black.
She was sent to the library's basement, where ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (UPI) -- Bubble wrap just lost a little of its fun after its maker, Sealed Air Corp., announced a new, pop-free version. But don't worry, the noisy wrap will still be around.
Sealed Air Corp. introduced a ...Read more
Univision, the largest Spanish-language broadcaster in the U.S., is going public at a time when Wall Street is salivating over the growing clout of Latino consumers.
The New York media company filed for an initial public ...Read more
GRANBURY, Texas -- Jim Cato and Joe Stapleton just want to get married.
But the two men haven't been able to get a license from the Hood County Clerk's office despite asking nearly every day since last week's Supreme ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Nearly 20 years ago, British actor Alan Rickman fulfilled a dream shared by many in his profession -- he directed a feature film. He helmed 1997's "The Winter Guest," a critically acclaimed drama starring ...Read more
MOSSEL BAY, South Africa (UPI) -- Hillary Rae Petroski could have turned into shark bait had it not been for a strong dive cage separating her and an 11-foot great white.
In a video uploaded to YouTube Tuesday, Rae films ...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- American robot engineering collective MegaBots, Inc. has officially challenged Japan to an epic robot duel.
A video, uploaded Tuesday, calls on Suidobashi Heavy Industry of Japan to ready its giant ...Read more
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