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Major City Agree To Massive Minimum Wage Increase

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The Latest on Houston deputy: Hunt for suspect continues

The Latest on Houston deputy: Police speaking with man about shooting, say he isn't a suspect

6 People Have Gone Into Isolation For A Year For Science

A joint University of Hawaii-NASA experiment called HI-SEAS has sent six people into isolation for one year — longer than its three previous missions.

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Floyd Mayweather Gets Crushed on Basketball Court by Isaiah Thomas

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas doesn't make many look small on the basketball court. Not in the NBA, at least. But against 5'9" boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, it's a different story. Thomas visited Las Vegas to watch the WBA, WBC, and Ring welterweight champ train for his September 12 bout with Andre Berto. Cameras were rolling for Showtime's All-Access coverage of the fight. Ever the competitor, Floyd took the opportunity to challenge the Washington product to a game of hoops.

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Unique Insect Eats Flies

This guy caught a unique insect in his backyard: a mantidfly. The insect looks like a cross between a wasp and a praying mantis and eats other insects, but is otherwise harmless to humans.

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Sales of unearthed Atari games total more than $100,000

Sales of Atari games found in New Mexico landfill bring in more than $100,000 through eBay

Lawyer: Tony Stewart's response to lawsuit 'appalling'

Lawyer calls Tony Stewart's response to lawsuit in death of racecar driver 'appalling'

U.S. Open Preview: Is a Charging Federer the Favorite?

Sports Illustrated's Jon Wertheim previews the 2015 U.S. Open Men's singles draw.

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Leading stem cell scientist cleared of misconduct charges

Swedish university clears doctor who made wind pipes with stem cells of scientific misconduct

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture for flexible electronics

August Means The End Of Summer And The Start Of School

Windstream has you covered with great deals to make the new school year the best yet!

Twitter sets modest goals to diversity its workforce

Twitter promises to hire, promote more women while fighting gender discrimination suit

Pro teams push California to offer high-stakes raffles

Sports teams, vendor want right to run 50-50 raffles in California; some nonprofits call foul

Harris County Sheriff: Suspect in fatal shooting of deputy at gas station still being sought

Harris County Sheriff: Suspect in fatal shooting of deputy at gas station still being sought

The Latest: Church bells ring to mark Katrina anniversary

The Latest: Church bells ring to mark the day that Hurricane Katrina slammed Mississippi coast

Suspect Arrested in 'Unprovoked' Attack on Texas Deputy

Authorities have arrested a suspect in the Friday killing of Harry County Sherrif's Deputy Darren H. Goforth.

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Fall 2015 Trends for Your Body Type

Fall is right around the corner and the gorgeous trends are coming in hot! But before you start shopping them, find out which trends will flatter YOUR body the most. Get excited for fall fashion here!

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Lottery Winners Don't Get Largesse, But Get Left Out

Illinois Lottery winners getting left out: No payouts over $25,000 before a state budget deal.

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Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russian invasion

Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russia invading Norway; Moscow not pleased

Ashton Eaton breaks world record as he wins decathlon gold

With strong final push, Ashton Eaton breaks world record as he wins decathlon gold

Kansas City Chiefs 2015 Season Preview

Sports Illustrated's Don Banks previews the 2015 NFL season for the Kansas City Chiefs and gives his prediction for how the team will finish in their division.

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Q&A: Questions, answers in Planned Parenthood controversy

Q&A: Questions, answers in the Planned Parenthood controversy over tissue from aborted fetuses

USDA to approve Simplot's genetically engineered potato

USDA to approve Simplot's genetically engineered potato that resists late blight

Locally Crafted. Windstream in Your Neighborhood.

Windstream is proud of the communities we serve. That’s why we’re showcasing different faces and places from around the country with Locally Crafted.

Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hike

Fed Vice Chair Fischer leaves door open for a Sept. rate hike, saying inflation likely to rise

FBI investigates after international flight diverted

Disturbance on flight from Las Vegas to Germany diverts plane to Denver; FBI investigates