Thursday April 02, 2015
California has announced sweeping state-wide water restrictions for the first time in history in order to combat the region's devastating drought, the worst since records began.
Sunday March 22, 2015
The memories of thousands of people have gone up in flames as an intricately hand-crafted wooden temple illuminated the city of Derry.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
A 2.8-million-year-old jawbone fossil with five intact teeth unearthed in an Ethiopian desert is pushing back the dawn of humankind by about half a million years.
Thursday February 12, 2015
Tesla Motors has missed fourth-quarter sales targets and analysts' profit expectations, but CEO Elon Musk is confident of future growth
Saturday January 24, 2015
The leading US paediatrician group has urged parents, schools and communities to vaccinate children against measles in the face of an outbreak that began at Disneyland in California in December and has spread to more than 80 people in seven US states and Mexico.
Friday January 16, 2015
The story of how it got there may never be known, but a rusting 132-year-old Winchester rifle has been found leaning against a tree in Great Basin National Park in eastern Nevada.
Monday November 17, 2014
Thai police have said they are seeking two Americans after the body parts of several babies, probably stolen from a medical museum, were found in five parcels destined for the United States.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
NASA is to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station in partnership with Boeing and SpaceX to, ending US dependence on Russia for rides, US Senator Bill Nelson said.
Thursday June 12, 2014
Twenty years after leading Los Angeles police on a freeway car chase that gripped the world's attention following the murders of his ex-wife and her friend, OJ Simpson remains a controversial figure even as he serves a sentence in a Nevada jail on a conviction for another of offence.
Monday May 19, 2014
Cars could be driving themselves down the world's streets far sooner than expected, thanks to a change in a global treaty.