LOS ANGELES -- Bill Cosby's troubles got worse Tuesday when a woman sued him in a Los Angeles federal court, alleging the legendary comedian sexually assaulted her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008.
The civil suit by Chloe ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., said Tuesday that he is looking to engage with former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on trade and financial issues at the upcoming Democratic presidential primary ...Read more
In the science fiction thriller "Minority Report," a police force known as PreCrime uses mutated human psychics to identify criminals before they act.
The U.S. Army is working toward a similar goal -- not by reading minds...Read more
The story of Malala Yousafzai's heroism has been well-documented. The efforts by the Taliban to silence the teen because of how outspoken she was in regards to the importance of young girls being allowed to attend school ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Donald Trump bandwagon has stalled.
His poll leads in Iowa and New Hampshire have shrunk. He's gotten attention this week largely about whether he'll stay in the race if his poll numbers tumble. Ben ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Filing an ethics complaint against Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy over the House Benghazi committee -- an idea making the rounds among Capitol Hill Democrats -- could ease some pressure on Hillary Rodham ...Read more
GREENVILLE, S.C. (UPI) -- South Carolina ants seeking to stay afloat amid flooding in the state are creating their own refuge by forming into "islands of ants."
A photojournalist for WHNS-TV spotted what appeared to be ...Read more
The 2015 Nobel Prize for Physics has gone to two scientists for discovering the quirky behavior of neutrinos -- tiny ghostlike particles that fill the universe, traveling close to the speed of light.
Takaaki Kajita of the...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) -- Researchers looking into an increase in 911 calls in San Francisco said about 30 percent of calls to the emergency number are accidental butt dials.
The Google researchers said they shadowed 911 ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The rising value of the dollar and the slowing global economy caused exports to drop in August, pushing the U.S. trade deficit to its widest level in five months.
The nation imported $48.3 billion more in ...Read more
In the last two years, Kathy Bates has lined up quite the list of credits by way of "American Horror Story."
She's played a 19th century slave killer made immortal through voodoo magic in "Coven." There was last year's ...Read more
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Idella T. Dingle gingerly opened the front door to her modest three-bedroom apartment and held up her cellphone to illuminate a pile of damp debris -- clothes, magazines, overturned televisions -- strewn ...Read more
ANGLETON, Texas (UPI) -- The family of a 12-year-old Texas girl who has been sneezing up to 20 times per minute for the past month said doctors are stumped by the condition.
Angleton resident Katelyn Thornley,12, said her...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- A video going viral online showcases the dizzying effect of putting a camera on a helicopter rotor for a distorted panoramic video.
The video, posted to YouTube, shows a person affix the camera to what...Read more
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (UPI) -- An Anchorage, Alaska, man captured video of two moose brawling their way down a residential street amid the animals' mating season.
Bill Tyra and his son, Josh, captured video Friday of the two ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Hillary Clinton's campaign will begin airing a national TV ad Tuesday featuring controversial comments made by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggesting her poll numbers were dropping because of a ...Read more
CHICAGO -- As if job interviews weren't stomach-churning enough, imagine sitting through one while looping around a giant Ferris wheel.
Last month, top executives from ad agency Havas Worldwide commandeered six gondolas ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A small cluster of stones on Maggie Birk's desk remind the consultant what she does best.
Responsibility, reads one stone. Emotional expression, reads another. Balance, reads a third.
The stones, tucked under ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Filling out a traffic crash report felt as challenging as a chemistry test to Joan "Joann" Glover Straughter. A call for all available units boomed across the St. Louis police sergeant's radio, but she didn't...Read more
CHICAGO -- Like many United fliers in recent years, Oscar Munoz was recently on a lousy flight to Chicago.
It was Labor Day, just after his daughter got married and just before he took over as CEO of the airline. He was ...Read more