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Harvard University police said they will increase patrols, but it is unknown whether the threat to shoot people at the university is credible.
Three beaches along Vandenberg Air Force Base on the central coast of California are closed through the weekend after a non-fatal shark attack.
The woman and three children who had been confined to their apartment after coming into contact with Thomas Eric Duncan are in a new home in Dallas.
The American threatened in ISIS' latest beheading video is a former Army Ranger who founded an organization to help refugees fleeing Syria.
Researchers have created a "solar battery" by combining the energy-harvesting panel with the energy-storing medium at a microscopic level.
Cpl. Jordan Spears is presumed dead after he bailed out of a tilt-rotor aircraft that lost power shortly after takeoff in the Persian Gulf Wednesday.
ISIS released a video Friday showing the execution of British aid worker Alan Henning. U.K. and U.S. leaders vowed to bring the group to justice.
Federal health experts issued another call for doctors and hospitals to be on the lookout for a mysterious symptom that causes muscle weakness.
Imagery from a NASA satellite project paints a picture of California drought stretching back a dozen years, according to scientists.
Police think that the 31-year-old survivalist will soon run out of food, which may bring him out into the open as he searches for something to eat.
Rumors that the Supreme Leader's month-long vanishing act signals a coup or a power shuffle are likely false, experts say.
After reversing her stance on paying her book tour warm up acts, writer and actress Lena Dunham headlines the latest episode of This Week in Schadenfreude.
Despite new tests showing no bacteria in an upscale Seattle suburb's water supply, boil orders and restaurant closures remained in effect.
In brain scans of mothers looking at pictures of their dogs and their own children, the same areas of the brain were activated.
Pro-democracy campaigners called off negotiations with Hong Kong's leader on Friday, less than a day after he agreed to open talks.