Katelyn Ohashi caps career with a perfect finish
Albany As swan songs go, it would be hard to beat what Katelyn Ohashi did Wednesday night at Times Union Center. Ohashi, the former UCLA gymnast whose viral video from January...
40 minutes ago - Times Union
UN admits data is ‘weak' for impact of microplastics in drinking water
GENEVA - The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don't appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty and more is needed into...
3 hours ago - New York Post - 2 articles
According to Trump, He Is America
And that's what the rest of the world thinks too.
3 hours ago - Slate
'Winning was such an honor': Local robotics team brings home world title
Cobalt Colts Team 6547 using newfound fame to promote STEM, give back
3 hours ago - KMBC
Where the Titanic rests, decay races on
In the 34 years since the RMS Titanic was discovered on the seafloor south of Newfoundland, it has become the world's most famous shipwreck - a rusting hulk assailed by...
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Don't worry about drinking microplastics in water, UN says
The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don't appear to be risky, but that more research is needed.
4 hours ago - NBC News - 2 articles
NASA headed to ocean world that might harbor alien life
The space agency is moving ahead with its long-anticipated Europa Clipper mission.
5 hours ago - NBC News
Is it a bird or a bunny? This optical illusion of an animal is confusing the internet
It's a bird! It's a rabbit! No, it's definitely a bird. But hey, you be the judge. A video of a black animal getting a nice scratch is spreading quickly around the internet as...
5 hours ago - WGN TV
Protests in EU ‘have larger, graver consequences' than in Russia - Putin
Politically motivated rallies in Europe are much larger in scale and often lead to violent clashes with many demonstrators and police officers injured, Putin said answering a...
5 hours ago - RT
Sister Jean celebrates 100th birthday at Loyola campus
CHICAGO - Jean Dolores Schmidt, who is affectionately known as Sister Jean, celebrated her 100th birthday Wednesday at Loyola University Chicago's campus surrounded by hundreds...
6 hours ago - WGN TV - 2 articles
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Mexican court says cocaine use is legal - for two people
This is the first time cocaine use has been made legal in Mexico, but the ruling still needs to be ratified by a higher court.
Family sets up lemonade stand to raise money while mother goes through...
Eleven-year-old Antonio is selling lemonade so his family can find a place to live while his mother goes through cancer treatment.
'Lady and the Tramp' star is a 2-year-old rescue dog named Monte
Every dog has its day, and for Monte, a terrier mix shelter dog, that day came with Disney fame.
Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says
The smoke has reached one city more than 1,700 miles away, even making it pitch black during the day apparently due to smoke and ash.
Former 'Miracle on Ice' player accused of beating neighbor with metal pole...
Mark Pavelich assaulted his neighbor he had been fishing with earlier in the day, believing he had slipped something into his beer, police said.
The Federal Budget Deficit Is Getting Bigger As Spending Grows
The deficit is expected to swell to $960 billion this year and average $1.2 trillion in each of the next 10 years, according to congressional budget forecasters. They also...
Orioles tie MLB record for HRs allowed, beat Royals 8-1
BALTIMORE - The Orioles tied a major league record by allowing their 258th home run this season but hit four of their own in an 8-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on...
At least 26 people have been arrested over threats to commit mass attacks...
More than two dozen people have been arrested over threats to commit mass shootings since 31 people were killed in one weekend this month.
Harper, Dickerson help Phillies beat Boston 5-2
BOSTON - Bryce Harper homered to give Philadelphia a fifth-inning lead, and Corey Dickerson drove in two runs with a triple and a single on Wednesday night to help the Phillies...
J.D. Davis is the Mets' hero in wild win over Indians
J.D. Davis' swing sent Citi Field into hysteria again, and the Mets' magic continued Wednesday night. Davis worked a nine-pitch at-bat against Brad Hand and delivered a...