Topic: Buffalo (New York)
Rocks of the East Coast conduct earthquakes much better than rocks in the West. It means a moderate quake in rural Virginia can travel far and damage the Washington Monument.
08/24/2011 08:49 pm
journalist Charles Lachman argues that former US President Grover Cleveland once raped a young woman but successfully covered the scandal up.
07/29/2011 11:04 am
Polar bear origins: A study of mitochondrial DNA has found that polar bears can trace their ancestry back to an brown bear that lived in Ireland between 20,000 and 50,000 years ago.
07/07/2011 07:17 pm
Difference Maker Dominic Deng Diing, a refugee in the U.S., educates 3,000 children back in South Sudan
Dominic Deng Diing, who escaped the violence in Sudan, raises funds to help schoolchildren there.
06/20/2011 11:24 am
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day: 06/17
Local Republicans see an opening, but they'd need to persuade the national GOP to invest in a special election in N.Y. Ninth. Anthony Weiner resigned the seat Thursday amid a sexting scandal.
06/17/2011 11:19 am
In Facebook lawsuit, Mark Zuckerberg calls shenanigans on Paul Ceglia's evidence. Will this derail the Ceglia / Facebook lawsuit?
06/02/2011 04:35 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 05/31
Air travel is safe (and most air traffic controllers don’t nod off), but there are warning signs aviation officials must grapple with.
04/25/2011 01:15 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the day 04/08