State prosecutors have ruled out any criminal charges in the death of a south Louisiana man who was fatally shot while handcuffed in the back of a patrol car
Two police officers have been shot and wounded by a gunman they encountered in the stairwell of a public housing project they were patrolling, and the gunman later killed himself
France is the first country to pass and now enforce a law that makes it illegal for grocery stores to discard food that's about to expire.
Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is proactively looking at other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday
The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says laws and policies that restrict access to birth control services must be repealed amid the explosive outbreak of the Zika virus
An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples
More people are saying they prefer sleeping alone than with their partner, but that doesn't always mean the relationship is in trouble.
The Pentagon is releasing about 200 photographs of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan taken between 2004-2006 that involve about 56 cases of alleged abuse by U.S. forces
A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
According to a recent finding by a United Nations panel, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained" by Sweden and the U.K.