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BP Lawyers Use Old-School Trick; Judge Not Amused

BP Lawyers Use Old-School Trick; Judge Not AmusedBack in school, did you ever fudge the spacing on a report to meet the teacher's page-length requirement?

Do Not Fear This Giant Robot Swarm

Do Not Fear This Giant Robot SwarmHarvard roboticist Mike Rubenstein thought he was being clever when he came up with the name for the 1,024 little robots he built. He's into computers, so he thought of kilobytes and named them kilobots.

29 State Attorneys General Ask FDA To Strengthen E-Cig Regulations

29 State Attorneys General Ask FDA To Strengthen E-Cig RegulationsA group of 29 state attorneys general is asking the Food and Drug Administration to tighten their regulation of electronic cigarettes.

Toledo Mayor Lifts Water Ban, Says ‘Our Water Is Safe’

Toledo Mayor Lifts Water Ban, Says ‘Our Water Is Safe’"Our water is safe." That's the word this morning from Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins, who lifted a 3-day-old ban on using the city's water supply.

Ebola Patient Will Be Treated In Atlanta Hospital

Ebola Patient Will Be Treated In Atlanta HospitalAn isolation unit at Emory University's hospital in Atlanta will be used in the coming days to house and treat a patient infected with Ebola, the virus that has killed more than 700 people in a recent outbreak in West Africa.

Scientists Say The Moon Is Hiding A Lumpy Middle

Scientists Say The Moon Is Hiding A Lumpy MiddleWhat shape is the moon? When it's full, we'd all agree that it looks perfectly round. But careful measurements by a team of scientists have shown that's not the case.

NCAA Reaches $75 Million Settlement In Head-Injury Lawsuit

NCAA Reaches $75 Million Settlement In Head-Injury LawsuitThe NCAA has reached a settlement with former athletes that provides $75 million for medical monitoring and research into head injuries. The settlement also calls for a change in the way schools handle head trauma.

With Bright Benches, London Shows Off Its Love Of Books

With Bright Benches, London Shows Off Its Love Of BooksChicago had cows, St. Louis has cakes and now London has benches that look like opened books.

The Moon Puts On A Triple Super Summer Spectacle

The Moon Puts On A Triple Super Summer SpectacleThis summer, the moon will reach "super" status not once, not twice, but three times — and the first time happens Saturday night.

Federal Judges Reverse Gay-Marriage Bans In Utah, Indiana

Federal Judges Reverse Gay-Marriage Bans In Utah, IndianaUtah and Indiana are the latest states to see their bans on same-sex marriage struck down by a federal court, following rulings in both states Wednesday that found the prohibition unconstitutional.
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