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The Women's World Cup sparked inspiring scenes of celebration around the world — and highlighted the uneven playing field women still play on.
A research project plans to send a spacecraft into orbit to "eat" a satellite, as part of a campaign to clean up the increasing clutter in space.
President Obama said Monday that the fight against ISIS require not just weapons, but a sustained campaign to counter its "twisted thinking."
Donald Trump retweeted — and then deleted — a tweet indicating that Bush "has to like the Mexican Illegals" because his wife is Mexican.
Starbucks Corp. said it would raise prices for some of its coffee beverages by 5 to 20 cents in the United States starting Tuesday.
Despite World Cup success, U.S. women soccer players will struggle to gain the salary and endorsement windfalls enjoyed by their male counterparts.
Pope Francis said Mass for more than half a million Ecuadoreans on Monday and hinted he wanted a major Vatican gathering for Catholics who feel excluded by the Church.
North Carolina State University researchers have developed new technology designed to improve communication between dogs and humans.
The USA's triumph in the Women's World Cup Sunday night drew a bigger U.S. television audience than any soccer game — men's or women's.
The General Assembly returns Monday to discuss Gov. Nikki Haley's budget vetoes and what to do with the rebel flag.
American businesses that sell goods from Greece are preparing for the worst after voters there rejected a bailout deal.
Dr. Farid Fata pleaded guilty to fraud for giving unnecessary treatments to hundreds of patients, some of whom weren't even sick.
Scientists uncovered a few surprises in a 15-million-year-old monkey skull thanks to 3-D computer imaging.
At Sensa Salon, hair that would usually get thrown out is being re-purposed to be used in "hair booms," which absorb oil after spills.