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Only Enough for One: Experimental Serum Used on U.S. Woman
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:10:18 GMT
A dose of “experimental serum” arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life — but there was only enough for one.






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GOP Hopeful Goes Homeless to Highlight Poverty
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:27:45 GMT
California’s GOP nominee for governor says he went homeless for one week and could not find a job in an effort to discredit claims that the state has seen an economic comeback.
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How Virtual Therapy Could Help the Military Fight PTSD
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:18:40 GMT
Meet Ellie, the virtual therapist that could one day help diagnose everyone from soldiers to cancer patients.






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Month in Space: Photos Show Cosmic Joys and Sorrows
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:07:57 GMT
Get long-distance views of the cosmos and our glorious Earth, as well as cosmic perspectives on our planet's tragedies.






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Good Deal? Sox-A's Swap Could Work for Both Clubs
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:02:24 GMT
Jon Lester was shipped to Oakland with Jonny Gomes for Yoenis Cespedes.






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Does Buying Under Armour Count as Feminism?
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:45:38 GMT
Don't burn your bra. Buy a sports bra.






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Stocks Drop on Europe Fears, Argentina Default
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:35:33 GMT
Stocks dropped over 1 percent, as a fall in European inflation fueled worries about deflation there amid concerns the Fed will hike interest rates soon






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A Voice for India's 'Untouchables'
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:18:30 GMT
One man's quest to give his fellow dalit community members, shunned and oppressed for generations, a voice in the world's largest democracy.






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Indiana Community Remembers Record-Seeking Teen Pilot
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:17:51 GMT
A funeral will be held Thursday for an Indiana teenager who was killed while attempting to fly around the world, accompanied by his father.
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Why Is the Moon Shaped Like a Lemon?
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:13:58 GMT
The moon is not round. A new study explains how it got its oddball shape.
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Pyongyang Park Life: North Koreans Escape Summer Heat
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:07:18 GMT
Along with its towering monuments to socialism and sprawling plazas for military parades, North Korea's showcase capital is a city of parks.






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'Destroy Them All': Tunnels Terrify Israelis on Gaza Border
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:05:02 GMT
“You can live with rockets, but not with tunnels. Israel must destroy them all,” mother of three Shuli Schneider says.
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Longest Laugh: Minister Mocked for Pole-Dance Rant
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:03:25 GMT
Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç previously urged women not to laugh in public to "protect moral values."






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Controversial Energy Drink Co Targets Students
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:57:45 GMT
Some universities are warning students to be careful of a company that promises they can earn big money by selling its energy drink.
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'Star Wars' to Film in Protected Bird Habitat
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:53:56 GMT
The jagged slopes of Skellig Michael, an island 7 miles off the coast of Ireland, might be abuzz with all sorts of imagined creatures as a filming location for Star Wars Episode VII -- but concerns over the island's rare, real-life inhabitants have some conservationists feeling a bit on the dark side. Produced by weather.com.
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How Virtual Therapy Could Help the Military Fight PTSD
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:33:39 GMT
Meet Ellie, the virtual therapist that could one day help diagnose everyone from soldiers to cancer patients.






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One of FBI's 10 Most Wanted Surrenders in Mexico
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:32:31 GMT
Of the 502 fugitives put on the list since it was established in 1950, 471 have been caught, the FBI said.






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That's a Lot of Bathtubs: L.A. Flood by the Numbers
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:29:50 GMT
A by-the-numbers look at Tuesday's water main break in Los Angeles.
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Facebook's New Internet.org App Launches in Africa
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:23:51 GMT
Mark Zuckerberg's mission to expand free web access in Africa starts with the Internet.org app in Zambia.
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Kid Going to College? Have the 'Money Talk'
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:16:31 GMT
The average American teenager is probably more savvy about things like alcohol abuse than they are about debt, credit cards, taxes and fraud prevention.
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Our 'Do Nothing Congress' in One Infographic
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:06:42 GMT
Breaking down the numbers behind the 113th U.S. Congress.
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Winning! Family Finds 300-Year-Old Sunken Treasure
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:59:48 GMT
A Florida family of avid treasure hunters is celebrating after finding gold chains, rings and a rare religious artifact at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.






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Worst Ever: California's Drought Hits Record Level
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:53:40 GMT
The newest U.S. Drought Monitor map released Thursday shows that more than half of the state is under an "exceptional drought" level.






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Devastating Delicacy: Shark Population Threatened by Finning
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:45:27 GMT
China is one of the world's biggest markets for shark fins, where the delicacy is commonly served as a soup during wedding banquets and parties.






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Stocks Drop on Europe Fears, Argentina Default
Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:20:19 GMT
Stocks dropped sharply on Thursday, with investor sentiment deflated by a larger-than-expected drop in European inflation and the second default in 12 years by Argentina.
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