Astronomers are creating an index that is intended to predict the likelihood of life on alien planets. So how did Earth do? Not 100% but here we are. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Authorities say four people were shot and wounded outside of a western Michigan high school, including a man suspected of carrying out the attack who was shot by a sheriff's deputy
An Alabama woman sentenced to life imprisonment in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter is on life support after suffering an apparent heart attack
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder wants to spend $195 million more to address Flint's water crisis and another $165 million updating infrastructure statewide, including lead water pipes
Mothers Against Drunk Driving will release its first report on the number of times drunken drivers are stopped from using vehicles by ignition interlock devices in all 50 states
Video shows a wild elephant rampaging through a village in India's eastern West Bengal state. Residents say the animal damaged some 100 structures. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Two state researchers in Texas are under fire for co-authoring a study suggesting that Republican-ordered cuts to Planned Parenthood hurt access to women's health care in the state
The controversy over Beyonce's half-time performance of her new song, "Formation" is growing. New York congressman Peter King is speaking out, "I found the entire show objectionable. It was extolling the Black Panthers who were a terrorist organization, killing police officers in the 60s and 70s." Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clark also said, "Would that be acceptable if a white band came out in hoods and white sheets in the same sort of fashion? We would be appalled and outraged."
Scientists are publishing a paper discussing what our planet, Earth will look like in 10,000 years from now. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has denounced a United Nations panel's finding that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been wrongfully detained by Britain and Sweden
The Ferguson City Council is asking the U.S. Department of Justice for changes to a deal to reform the city's courts and policing systems, a move that drew swift criticism from both the department and many residents