Airbnb is offering a handful of people concerned about the environment a chance to participate in scientific research on how to help preserve its future during an all-expense paid trip to Antarctica.
Pacific Gas & Electric has shut off power to 24,000 customers in the Sierra Nevada foothills and says it will remain off until dangerous wildfire weather eases
A man suspected of shooting a Chicago police officer and of being the bicyclist who shot a woman near downtown days earlier has been charged with five counts of attempted murder
The police force partner of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger acknowledged that they had a sexual relationship and exchanged sexually explicit text messages and photos with her the day she shot Botham Jean
Video from inside a doors-off sightseeing helicopter that crashed in a New York City river last year shows doomed passengers struggling to free themselves from harnesses as the aircraft fills with water
After being shamed in worldwide protests Friday and Greta Thunberg's speech Monday, the nations of the world ended the UN Climate Summit with, essentially, promises to do better. Referring to "this largely disappointing set of outcomes," the Verge reports, OxFam International said, "We cannot keep pushing these decisions down the...
New York City police say a man has died and his 5-year-old daughter suffered minor injuries after he apparently jumped in front of a subway train while holding onto the little girl as horrified commuters looked on.
A US appeals court is considering whether to block a Trump administration rule that bans taxpayer-funded health clinics from referring patients for an abortion
A white man charged with cyberstalking and making racist threats against a black activist in Virginia has been ordered to remain in custody in Florida
A former Army medic stationed in Hawaii pleads guilty to the murder of his wife, about a week before a trial was about to begin in case involving porn, sex charges and a love triangle
The Pipestone National Monument in southwestern Minnesota says it will stop selling pipes following decades of tribal complaints that the sales desecrate sacred grounds
An ex-Michigan officer fired after a Ku Klux Klan document and Confederate flags were found in his home says in a report he collected antiques as well as memorabilia linked to "The Dukes of Hazzard" TV series