The robotic revolution that transformed warfare in the skies will soon extend to the deep sea, with underwater spy satellites, drone-launching pods on the ocean floor and unmanned ships hunting submarines.
A hospital executive who spent decades as an important figure in New Jersey politics and policy killed his wife, set their house ablaze, then killed himself, a prosecutor ruled Friday, finally giving an explanation six months later of the mysterious deaths.
SYDNEY - Newcastle remained the only undefeated team in the National Rugby League after beating Penrith 26-14 in a fourth round that also saw the defending champion South Sydney Rabbitohs lose for the first time this season.
An apparent gas explosion caused two apartment buildings to collapse and burst into flames, and two others to catch fire, injuring at least 12 people on Thursday in New York City's East Village neighborhood, authorities said.
Reuters - Three Missouri police agencies have agreed to restrict the use of tear gas as part of a settlement of a lawsuit alleging that officers used heavy-handed tactics to quell protests in Ferguson after a white officer fatally shot an unarmed black teen.
The mystery of where members of the University of Oklahoma chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon learned the racist song that appeared in a video that went viral earlier this month-and resulted in the chapter and two students being booted off campus-has been solved.
The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a passenger plane in the French Alps told his girlfriend he was in psychiatric treatment, and that he was planning a spectacular gesture that everyone would remember, the German daily Bild reported on Saturday.
Just when you thought Fergie could not get any more Glamourous, she turned 40! The singer had a big birthday party with her husband Josh Duhamel by her side on Friday, and he knew just what to say to make it even more of a special day.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson spent Saturday at spring training with the Texas Rangers, hitting a home run in batting practice and drawing on his recent Super Bowl experience to deliver a message to the team.
The European Union successfully launched two navigation satellites into Earth's orbit late on Friday, restarting a flagship project after a botched deployment in August that cost millions of euros to fix.
INDIANOLIS - The Indiana House approved by a wide margin Monday a proposal strengthening protections for religious objections in state law that opponents say could provide legal cover for discrimination against gay people.