By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Feeling chilly? Here's cold comfort: You could be in East Antarctica which new data says set a record for soul-crushing cold.
Try 135.8 degrees Fahrenheit below zero. Better yet, don't. That's so cold scientists say it hurts to
By TERENCE CHEAAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The startup is housed in a garage-like space in San Francisco's tech-heavy South of Market neighborhood, but it isn't like most of its neighbors that develop software, websites and mobile-phone apps. Its mission is to find plant
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Explained in detail within a thread on Reddit, a Texas woman named Piper Below was able to locate her lost dog (Jack) with the help of Reddit members, both within and outside of Houston. Recounting the events that led up to Jack's disappearance, Below and a
By ALICIA CHANGAP Science Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - NASA's Curiosity rover has uncovered signs of an ancient freshwater lake on Mars, which scientists say could have been a perfect spot for tiny primitive organisms to flourish if they ever existed on the red planet.
The watering hole near the
MONACO (AP) - Catch him if you can: Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the electric race-car business.
The Oscar-nominated actor announced Monday he's partnering with Venturi Automobiles and will enter a team in the FIA Formula E Championship, which is the first series exclusively for electric
By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Germany's express delivery and mail company Deutsche Post DHL is testing a drone that could be used to deliver urgently needed goods to hard-to-reach places.
The small pilotless helicopter flew a package of medicine Monday from a pharmacy in the town of Bonn to the
By ALI AKBAR DAREINIAssociated Press
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran has dramatically improved the accuracy of its ballistic missiles by using laser systems, its defense minister said Monday.
In comments broadcast on state TV, Hossein Dehghan said Iranian missiles can now strike within two meters (yards)
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Europe's top regulator says he has asked Google not to discriminate against companies that don't want it to use their content in Google's specialized search results, such as price comparison for plane tickets or reviews of restaurants.
Joaquin Almunia said during a
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Europe's top regulator has warned Nokia not to try to become a "patent troll" after the Finnish company sold most of its cellphone-making business to Microsoft Corp. this year but retained its patent portfolio.
Joaquin Almunia said in a speech in Paris on Monday he had approved
KHQ.COM - On December 5, 2013 Michael D. Morehead, who was previously listed as a missing person from the City of Coeur d'Alene, has been found deceased by a Kootenai County Sheriff's Office's Volunteer Search & Rescue K9 search team.
He was found a short distance from
Facebook post from Spokane Fire Department: "Despite resuscitation attempts by Engine 6 assisted by AMR & SIA, the young patient did not survive. The military family was traveling with the teen to Atlanta for a family Christmas. Thoughts and prayers from all of us at the SFD for
MORAGA, Calif. (AP) - Brad Waldow scored 24 points to lead five Gaels in double figures as St. Mary's beat Eastern Washington 93-65 Sunday night.
After Drew Brandon hit a 3-point shot to pull Eastern Washington (5-3) within seven with 9:24 left in the first half, the Gaels went on a 16-5 run to