According to the Justice Department and legal analysts, it's simply not possible for the government to file charges of domestic terrorism, because no such criminal law exists.
The job posting has elicited headlines about how the space agency is seeking a person to defend Earth from aliens. But it's really more about microorganisms than little green men.
At music festivals, we rarely stop to think about what we're standing on. But if we did, our minds might wander enough to come across the booming festival sod supply business.
What went wrong with Haiti's sanitation plan? The story involves the Queen of Spain, the "sanitation champion" and the man with the worst job in the world.
Compared to modern kitchen items, vintage Pyrex — which is heavy, increasingly expensive and not dishwasher safe — doesn't seem immediately practical. Yet people remain obsessed with the old Pyrex — not just to look at but to actually use.
A 60-year-old Florida man is in federal custody over a case of apparent human smuggling in Texas.
Snooty was the oldest manatee in captivity — and he was believed to be the oldest on record, according to the South Florida Museum in Bradenton.
For wearing their hair in braids, two teenagers were threatened with suspension at their charter school. Similar incidents show that strict dress codes can punish students for their racial identity.
The patient hadn't complained of irritation.
Mat Johnson's recent hard-drive failure wasn't the first time he experienced data loss. This time, despite losing more work than ever before, he's less panicked: "I can write new words," he says.
Gluten has become verboten in some circles, but there is no way around it for Catholics receiving Holy Communion; a recent church directive emphatically states that the wafer known as the host must contain gluten.
Home prices have finally clawed their way back to the peak of the housing bubble. That's on average nationally. The story is very different when you zoom in on different counties or cities in particular.
Chance the Rapper being Chance the Rapper, he managed to write a beautiful poem in the short time it took him to ride from his hotel in DC to the NPR Music offices.
South Korea and Japan said North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile that flew about 40 minutes before landing in the sea. Trump suggested that North Korea's neighbors may have had enough.
Distrust in the media has become a oft-cited trope in the cable news cycle. But one staple of American journalism seems to have avoided the "fake news" characterization — small-town newspapers.
If you asked a Washington insider to come up with a legal dream team for a situation like the one President Donald Trump is facing, it's highly unlikely this is who they would come up with.
A three-judge panel from the 7th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Dassey should be released unless the state of Wisconsin decides to retry him within 90 days or appeals to the US Supreme Court.
You may hate Upworthy's headlines. But they work. By the end of 2013, at least two news outlets said Upworthy was the fastest-growing media site of all time. But around November 2013, everything changed.
In a study of people from a variety of professions, dressmakers were found to have superior 3-D vision.
Though Chinese restaurants are now an American staple, during the late 1800s and early 1900s, some Americans staged a multipronged effort to shut them down.