Posted: 01/25/2013 - 'Star Trek' filmmaker gets behind the wheel for Disney and Lucasfilm's 'Star Wars' sequel.
Posted: 01/25/2013 - Milam County authorities have arrested a tenth person for his involvement in a cockfighting ring that was broken up on January sixth.
Posted: 01/25/2013 - In advance of this afternoon's interview, Katie Couric's show has released recordings of three voicemails provided by Manti Te'o.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - North Korea‘s top military body warned Thursday that the regime is poised to conduct a nuclear test in response to U.N. punishment, and made clear that its long-range rockets are designed to carry not only satellites but also warheads aimed at striking the United States.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - Lawrence Wright is probably right-on when he says that people are still making a big fuss over Scientology these days because of Tom Cruise.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - The family of Junior Seau, a former star linebacker who shot and killed himself last year, sued the N.F.L., the helmet maker Riddell and others on Wednesday, accusing them of hiding information about the link between head hits and long-term cognitive issues.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - Police officers with the school district in Fontana, Calif., are now armed with high-powered semiautomatic rifles.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - Rhode Island lawmakers are set to consider legislation to allow lesbian and gay couples to wed in the only New England state that prohibits same-sex marriage.
Posted: 01/24/2013 - The House has passed a bill to permit the government to borrow enough money to avoid a first avoid default for at least four months, defusing a crisis looming next month and setting the stage for a springtime debate over taxes, spending and the deficit.
Updated: 01/24/2013 - The Pentagon is lifting its ban on women serving in combat, opening hundreds of thousands of front-line positions and potentially elite commando jobs after generations of limits on their service, defense officials said Wednesday.
Updated: 01/23/2013 - With tacit support from President Barack Obama, House Republicans were moving Wednesday to try to defuse a potential debt crisis with legislation to prevent an economy-rattling fiscal crisis for at least three months.
Updated: 01/23/2013 - A former Thai magazine editor was jailed for 10 years on Wednesday for insulting the royal family under the country's draconian lese-majeste law, a sentence that drew condemnation from international rights groups and the European Union.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - The first thing Sloane Stephens did, after scoring the biggest win of her career against Serena Williams in the Australian Open quarterfinals on Wednesday, was check her phone.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - Fans were crazy in love with Beyoncé’s jaw-dropping inaugural performance of the national anthem — until it emerged Tuesday the diva apparently lip-synched her rousing rendition.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - Sheriff's officials in the Atlanta area are investigating whether any laws were broken when fliers inviting residents to join the Ku Klux Klan were placed outside homes.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - The U.S. Geological Survey says the 3.0 magnitude quake happened at 10:16 p.m. Tuesday.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - Opponents of New York City's limit on the size of sugary drinks are raising questions of racial fairness alongside other complaints as the novel restriction faces a court test.
Posted: 01/23/2013 - A 22-year-old man has been charged in the shootings at a Houston-area community college campus that left him and two others wounded.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - An Indonesian court sentenced a British grandmother to death on Tuesday for smuggling cocaine worth $2.5 million in her suitcase onto the resort island of Bali — even though prosecutors had sought only a 15-year sentence.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - The Philippines says it will challenge Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea at a UN tribunal.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - Research from two sources indicates that Google search fell 3 per cent year-on-year and that growth in its Android mobile operating system may finally be slowing.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - A new study of health records from California suggests that rates of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have jumped by 24% since 2001.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - Groupon Inc. (GRPN), the largest provider of online daily deals in the U.S., halted gun-related offers amid nationwide debate about weapons sales following a school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut.