New research suggests that there's a particular kind of comet we should be paying more attention to, because it's possible one -- or many -- could collide with Earth (eventually). These comets, which are made of ice and dust, are called "centaurs."
A bill from Indiana lawmakers could drastically impact the everyday lives of trans and gender non-binary students living in the state, making it a criminal act to use a restroom that doesn't match a person's "biological gender."
The recent terror attacks in San Bernardino Paris, coupled with an ongoing conversation around increasing gun control, has apparently inspired an interesting interpretation of holiday cheer -- this year, many Americans are opting to buy (and give) guns to their loved ones.
After a grand jury announced it would not indict anyone in the case surrounding the death of Sandra Bland, Bernie Sanders issued a statement calling for "reform[ing] a very broken criminal justice system."
Twenty-year-old Destiny Velez, who participated in this year's Miss Universe pageant as Miss Puerto Rico, was suspended indefinitely from Twitter after tweeting a series of Islamophobic tweets at filmmaker Michael Moore.
Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli was arrested in Manhattan on Thursday morning (Dec. 17), by the FBI on securities fraud charges that are linked to Retrophin, a biopharmaceutical company he founded.
A working group for the United Nations confirmed that being a woman in the U.S. is far from easy, and although we've come a long way, there's so much more to go. Last week, the group released a report which detailed several aspects of how women are still actively discriminated against in America.