A major storm forced more than 300 flights to be cancelled in Dallas-Fort Worth on Sunday. It is also blamed for hundreds of traffic accidents. The storm is bringing snow, sleet and ice across the US ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend. (Nov. 25)
The oldest modern human genome to be mapped by scientists is that of a four year old Siberian boy who died around 24 thousand years ago. Researchers at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark who analyzed a bone sample from the remains of the Siberian boy found that there are ...
NASA says their satellites picked up what they're calling the biggest explosion since the big bang. It was a gamma ray blast from what they think is a star collapsing into a black hole 3.7 billion light years away. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Microsoft's Xbox One went on sale Friday morning. The game console is expected to compete with Sony's Playstation 4, which was released just a week earlier. (Nov. 22)
Traveling this Thanksgiving? Prepare to be stuffed along the way. Forty-three million people are expected to make the annual pilgrimage to the dinner table. Travel experts say costs are down this year and volume is expected to be high. (Nov. 22)
A wine shortage report released this fall caused panic amongst tipplers, but growers are raising doubts about the report's impact. Citing problems in Europe, American growers hope new world wineries could fill any gap in demand for wine. (Nov. 22)
A new DNA study revealed ancient humans “rampantly indulged” in interspecies sex that included a wide range of different human groups.
President Barack Obama says he supports move by Senate Democrats to make it harder for Republicans to block his nominees. (Nov. 21)
The Boeing 747 'Dreamlifter' that mistakenly landed at a small Kansas airport took off for its intended destination eight miles away, McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita. (Nov. 21)
Lindsey Vonn partially tore one of the reconstructed ligaments in her surgically repaired right knee in a training crash Tuesday that at the very least puts her preparation for the Sochi Olympics on hold. (Nov. 20)