Scientists have found another nearby exoplanet. Astronomers found the so-called super Earth orbiting Barnard’s star, the fourth closest star to the sun.
U.S. troops on the U.S.-Mexico border are providing logistical and medical support, including temporary housing, to customs and border law enforcement efforts, and are mostly unarmed, Secretary of Defense James Mattis said on Wednesday.
Quarterback Joe Flacco missed practice because of a right hip injury on Wednesday, the first day after Baltimore Ravens’ bye week, leading to speculation that rookie Lamar Jackson might start on Sunday against the Cincinnati Ravens.
Defensive end Joey Bosa of the Los Angeles Chargers, who has not played in a game this season because of a bone bruise in his left foot, was back at practice on a limited basis on Wednesday.
Cuba ended a program in which it sent thousands of doctors to treat millions of poor Brazilians over statements by new Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
A judge instructed jurors in the trial of accused Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to disregard some elements of the defense’s opening statements.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It’s almost like a retro-week for Alabama, especially the defensive players.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul plans to let out his frustrations against his former team on Sunday.
Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers, Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz are three of the 32 nominees for the fifth annual Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award, the NFL announced Wednesday.
People with celiac disease must follow a very restrictive diet, but an experimental vaccine may offer many of them the freedom to eat more normally.
A bus dashboard camera on a Chinese highway captured the moment a piece of wood went airborne and smashed into the windshield.
Colombia officials are examining why deadly cyanide was present at the home of a witness in a case related to a Brazil company involved in contract schemes in Latin America.
Reservoirs are supposed to solve the problem of water shortages, but new research suggests their unintended effects can worsen water crises in the long run.
An Australian snake catcher shared video of an unusual capture involving a deadly eastern brown snake hiding under a refrigerator.
Katherine MacGregor, the actress who portrayed Harriet Oleson on NBC’s “Little House on the Prairie,” has died at the age of 93.
The United Nations Security Council unanimously lifted sanctions against Eritrea Wednesday that lasted for nearly a decade.
About 80 percent of Americans don’t get enough daily physical activity, causing them to ring up close to $117 billion dollars in annual healthcare costs.
Third-ranked Notre Dame controls its destiny with two games remaining in the regular season.
The United States has spent or will have spent nearly $6 trillion on its war on terrorism since it began in 2001, a new study showed Wednesday.
Wait times for lawful travelers across the international bridges linking the border cities of Juárez, Mexico, and El Paso, Texas, are expected to increase as the holidays approach.