A letter by Charles Darwin on the sex life of barnacles and a vintage Apple computer are among the unusual pieces of science history going up for auction in New York later this month.
Walk into Eddie DaRoza's office and you'll find two of him there: the actual 32-year-old video producer, and a 5-inch statuette of him.
Officials say a Frontier Airlines flight from Denver to Minneapolis aborted its takeoff after hitting an owl.
Patrick Modiano of France, who has made a lifelong study of the Nazi occupation and its effects on his country, won the 2014 Nobel Prize in literature Thursday for what one academic called "crystal clear and resonant" prose.
Copyright attorney and former Library of Congress digital director Mary Rasenberger has been named executive director of the Authors Guild.
Time Warner Cable said Thursday its shareholders approved its acquisition by Comcast Corp., clearing another hurdle for the $45 billion deal.
Gold notched a two-week high as U.S. equities fell a day after FOMC minutes prompted investors to push back expectations about when the Fed will hike rates.
Carl Icahn may want to start talking up Chesapeake Energy shares again, because he's losing a lot more money on them than he's making on Apple's stock .
The Large Hadron Collider, the largest and most powerful particle accelerator in the world, is scheduled to be restarted early next year after an ambitious two-year upgrade project that will nearly double its power.
When everyone fast-forwards through TV commercials and nobody even notices online ads, does advertising really influence buying decisions anymore?
A black lab is recovering after a Boston veterinarian performed surgery to correct a debilitating birth defect that made it painful for her to even stand, MyFoxBoston.com reported.
Here are the government's rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for August.
College athletes who play football, soccer and other contact sports are more likely to harbor the superbug methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) than athletes who play non-contact sports, a new study suggests
Airline delays and cancelations are up slightly from last year's peak travel season.
U.S. stocks are falling sharply in midday trading, a day after the market had its biggest gain of the year.