Archaeologists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration found a German U boat and the freighter it sank 72 years earlier off North Carolina's coast, showing how close World War II came to American shores.
The Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that travelers from Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea must enter the US through one of five designated airports that have advanced screening procedures in place.
Michael Grimm's congressional seat looked like a prime pickup, after the two-term GOP incumbent came under a federal indictment. But with his rival still trailing in the polls, it could be just another sign of a tough midterm election for Democrats.
Anita Sarkeesian, who has been an outspoken critic of the portrayal of women in video games, pulled out of an event at Utah State after an anonymous threat to carry out a massacre if she spoke. It's casting light on the online Gamergate campaign.
Police officials in Bakersfield, Calif., have received numerous reports of 'clowns standing in public holding machetes and baseball bats.' The copycats apparently were inspired by a photography project in nearby Wasco.
Scientists first noticed the largest methane hotspot in the US years ago, but the readings were so extreme they thought it might be instrument error. Emissions are 80 percent higher than previous Environmental Protection Agency estimates.