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Christopher Columbus Ship The Santa Maria May Have Been Found

Christopher Columbus Ship The Santa Maria May Have Been FoundIt's been missing for more than 500 years. But now there are reports that the Santa Maria, the largest ship among the trio that made Christopher Columbus' first expedition to North America, may be found.

New Report Finds Climate Change Already Having Broad Impact

New Report Finds Climate Change Already Having Broad ImpactA new U.S. government report released Tuesday finds that climate change is already having a broad impact on both weather and the economy.

After Tornadoes, States Now Brace For Flooding

After Tornadoes, States Now Brace For FloodingThe weather system that spawned tornadoes that killed at least 35 people this week throughout the South and Midwest is dumping heavy rain, triggering fears of major flooding.

Scientists Spot A Planet That Looks Like ‘Earth’s Cousin’

Scientists Spot A Planet That Looks Like ‘Earth’s Cousin’Scientists who have been hunting for another Earth beyond our solar system have come across a planet that's remarkably similar to our world.

Police In Canada Make Arrest Related To ‘Heartbleed’ Bug

Police In Canada Make Arrest Related To ‘Heartbleed’ BugA 19-year-old alleged hacker has been arrested and his computer equipment seized by Canadian police after he purportedly exploited the "Heartbleed" bug vulnerability to steal confidential information from the country's tax collection agency.

Saturn Might Have A New Baby Moon Named Peggy

Saturn Might Have A New Baby Moon Named PeggyIt's not like Saturn needs another moon to look after — it's already got 53 officially, with nine more labeled as "provisional" (and those are just the ones we know about). But the tiny, icy object nicknamed "Peggy" could prove hard to resist.

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel Says

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel SaysA new report from the United Nations' panel on climate change says major action is needed, and fast, if policymakers want to limit global warming to acceptable levels.

Mudslide Tragedy: Donations Outpace Capacity In Oso

Mudslide Tragedy: Donations Outpace Capacity In OsoIt's been two weeks since the massive mudslide came down on a tiny mountain community in Washington state. The disaster killed 30 people; 13 are still missing.

Fort Hood MP Hailed As Hero For Confronting Shooter

Fort Hood MP Hailed As Hero For Confronting ShooterStories are emerging about the harrowing minutes on the post Wednesday and what are being described as the heroic actions of the military police officer who confronted the gunman.

Major Ukrainian Air Base In Crimea Handed Over To Russia

Major Ukrainian Air Base In Crimea Handed Over To RussiaRussia's grip on Crimea was further solidified Saturday when its forces took complete control of a Ukrainian Air Force base in the town of Belbek, NPR's Gregory Warner and Reuters report.