Updated: 12/02/2013 - It's all up to Hubble.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - It's all up to Hubble.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - Amazon.com says it's considering using drone aircraft for deliveries.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - Hundreds of people forced to evacuate after a railcar damaged in a train derailment in northern Ohio leaked flammable liquid have returned home.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Bloomington police cited a 29-year-old man for disorderly conduct for tossing 1,000 dollar bills over an upper floor railing at the Mall of America.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - State police say a mother and her daughter died in a fatal collision between a truck and a horse-drawn Amish buggy in northwestern Pennsylvania.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Did retailers shoot themselves in the foot?
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Amtrak has restored service between New York City and Albany, N.Y., after a fatal Metro-North derailment in the Bronx but says delays can be expected.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Authorities are investigating the cause of a freight train derailment in southern New Mexico that killed three railroad employees when the train's locomotive plunged 40 feet down a ravine.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - A record number of Puerto Ricans are leaving the island and the majority are going to Florida.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - The Pennsylvania attorney general's office has filed papers detailing the lies it says former Penn State President Graham Spanier (SPAN'-yer) told during his grand jury testimony over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - The University of New Haven is developing a new process for identifying mold, bacteria and other contaminants in marijuana by using DNA profiling and analysis.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - Futuristic unmanned portals have replaced officers at the security exits of two small Northeast airports and added a few seconds in a bulletproof glass pod to the tail end of every passenger's trip.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - The National Zoo is naming its giant panda cub Bao Bao (bow-BOW) after receiving more than 123,000 votes from the public.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - When Congress passed a law in 2009 effectively banning mail-order deliveries of cigarettes, it was expected to snuff out entrepreneurs on New York's Indian reservations who were selling millions of tax-free cartons to consumers in high-tax states.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - The National Transportation Safety Board says it's working Sunday to get investigators to the scene of a plane crash in remote southwest Alaska that killed four people and injured six Friday night.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - The student campaign to press colleges and universities to divest from fossil fuel investments is entering a new phase, now that administrators at several top schools have said no.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - Victims of a former hospital technician who infected patients with hepatitis C are getting a chance to face him, and some of them are traveling from Kansas to New Hampshire to do it.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - A jury is set to hear the Justice Department's case against a former BP drilling engineer charged with deleting text messages and voicemails about the company's response to its massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - The government claims more than 50,000 people can log on to its troubled health care website and more than 800,000 people will be able to shop for insurance coverage each day.
Updated: 11/30/2013 - A mother on board a plane that crashed in remote southwest Alaska made a frantic phone call for help resuscitating her 5-month-old baby, then left the fatally injured boy to lead searchers hampered by cold and fog to the crash site.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Convicted former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger could soon see some of his jewelry, clothes and other belongings on the auction block.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - An on-duty New York Police Department traffic enforcement agent has been struck and killed by a large truck in New York City.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Agriculture economists have long warned that aging farmers are staying on their land longer, delaying turnover to a younger generation.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - The Obama administration says it will meet its self-imposed deadline of fixing the troubled health care website so that 50,000 people can log in at the same time starting Saturday. Yet questions remain about the stability of the site, the volume of traffic it can handle and the quality of the data it is delivering to insurers.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Today marks the official end of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season.