Scientists are documenting "sexual coercion" in the Antarctic, and it's probably not anything like what one might think: Young male Antarctic fur seals, it seems, have been documented having sex with King penguins of undetermined gender, reports the BBC, via a study in the journal Polar Biology.
A poster for the 1927 film "London After Midnight," starring Lon Chaney, has sold for $478,000, making it the most valuable movie poster ever sold at public auction.
A woman injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing who had several surgeries before having part of her leg amputated recently was discharged from a rehab facility Saturday and has vowed to run the race next year.
The executive who led American Airlines successfully through bankruptcy reorganization but did not remain long after a huge merger with another carrier has joined the board of Wal-Mart.
One grew up idolizing Harry Houdini.
A unit of Citigroup Inc must pay a $15 million fine for not adequately supervising communications among its equity research analysts, clients and the firm's sales and trading staff, Wall Street's industry funded regulator said on Monday.
The familiar tune of the Bee Gees song "Stayin' Alive" has been used for medical training for quite a few years now: It has the right beat not to mention, the perfect title for providing CPR's chest compressions at the right pace to revive a patient
Researchers in Spain have used sophisticated aerial laser technology to confirm the existence of ancient Roman gold mines.
California's Pala Indians have launched their Internet gambling site in New Jersey following a test period last week, becoming the first tribe to do so in the state.
A debate has been brewing in music industry circles about the financial and creative value of streaming music, even as its popularity and impact skyrocket.
United States Steel Corp. has announced it will build its new world headquarters in Pittsburgh as part of the NHL's Penguins' redevelopment of the former Civic Arena site.
U.S. regulators have strengthened their warning against use of a once-popular device for gynecologic surgery that can spread unsuspected cancer, saying its risk is only justified in a fraction of patients.
A laser that is normally used in tattoo removal can also treat facial scarring from acne, according to a new study
Budweiser is putting its Clydesdale out to pasture for the holidays.
A new survey of college students found that one in five has abused prescription drugs to manage stress at least once in their lifetime.
After midterm drubbing, President Obama continues hard tack left, sending Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to the exits.