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Judge denies request to dismiss count in Islamic State case

A federal judge has denied a defense request to dismiss a serious count against five Minnesota men accused of plotting to join the Islamic State group

School bus, car collide in Riverside County, injuring 22

Authorities say a school bus and a car have collided in Riverside County, injuring 22 people

Wiz Khalifa Has Had An Eventful 2016 — And It's Just Getting Started

By the end of 2016, Wiz Khalifa will be able to check off two albums, a partnership with a marijuana company and a Twitter feud with Kanye West.

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Man loses it during flight, urinates on fellow passenger

A man aboard a flight headed to Paris allegedly urinated on a fellow passenger. It was supposedly because he wasn't allowed to smoke or drink mid-air. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

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Twitter signals more distress as user growth flatlines

Twitter's woes are only growing worse

Study finds Zika virus in fetal brain, a clue in outbreak

New details about the possible effects of the Zika virus on the fetal brain are emerging

House backs bill to require EPA notification in lead cases

The House has approved legislation to clarify the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to notify the public about danger from lead in their drinking water

APNewsBreak: Kenya athletes allege doping bribery

APNewsBreak: Two Kenyan athletes banned for doping at the 2015 world championships tell The Associated Press that the chief executive of Athletics Kenya solicited a US $48,000 bribe to reduce their 4-year suspensions

Coast Guard helps fishermen after boat fire south of Hawaii

A U.S. Coast Guard airplane is heading south of Hawaii to help 40 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire

2 Texas researchers under fire for Planned Parenthood study

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

You Can Buy A PC From Oculus For VR, Or You Could Just Build One

Short answer: Sometimes. Long answer: How comfortable are you with the idea of building your own computer?

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Earth didn't score 100% on index that predicts likelihood of life

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.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

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Twitter tweaks its timeline to look a bit more like Facebook

Twitter is tweaking its timeline

Report: Harmful gas levels in Lumber Liquidators flooring

A federal safety review found that new laminate flooring sold by a national retailer emitted levels of formaldehyde that can cause health problems

What Kind Of Athlete Will The Next President Be?

Although we knew President Barack Obama was an athletic basketball player, Bernie Sanders is also surprising many with his hoops skills.

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2 female bombers kill 56 in northeast Nigerian refugee camp

Health and rescue officials say two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in a northeast Nigerian refugee camp, killing at least 56 people

Brother: Right-to-die advocate Christy O'Donnell dies

A relative says Christy O'Donnell, a single mom with lung cancer who became a prominent figure in the California right-to-die debate, has died

White House: Scrap drilling revenue sharing with Gulf states

Louisiana's U.S. senators and environmental groups blast White House for proposing to help Alaska deal with rising seas by taking money from similar efforts along the Gulf Coast

Female Utah Legislator Aims To Get Rid Of Luxury Tax On Tampons

A state representative will be presenting to an all-male committee a bill to get rid of the luxury tax on tampons.

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This is what the Earth will be like in 10,000 years

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.

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Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.

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