Feb 01, 2019 02:33 PM EST
Many blame idle millionaires for the rise in income inequality, but today's top earners are actually the "working rich," according to a new working paper co-authored by Princeton University.
Jan 29, 2019 08:25 AM EST
Chickens that are genetically modified to produce human proteins in their eggs can offer a cost-effective method of producing certain types of drugs, research suggests.
Oct 09, 2018 10:30 AM EDT
Hurricane Michael has strengthened to a category two storm, with winds topping 100mph (155km/h) as it churns towards the Florida coast.
Oct 08, 2018 04:52 PM EDT
The death toll from the devastating earthquake and tsunami on Indonesia's Sulawesi island neared 2,000 on Monday, but thousands more are believed unaccounted for.
Oct 08, 2018 04:47 PM EDT
Senior official tells Pompeo he needs stable relations, citing efforts to pressure North Korea
Oct 08, 2018 04:42 PM EDT
The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh puts the US Supreme Court firmly on conservative terrain and Chief Justice John Roberts at a personal crossroads.
Oct 08, 2018 04:35 PM EDT
A UN panel of scientists says every bit of warming matters, and we’re almost out of time to keep it in check.
Oct 08, 2018 04:15 PM EDT
Hurricane Michael is expected to head north across the Gulf of Mexico before making landfall in the area of the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday.
Oct 08, 2018 04:08 PM EDT
One of the victims of the upstate New York limousine crash that killed all 18 aboard had texted concerns about the "terrible condition" of the limo less than 20 minutes before tragedy struck.
Oct 06, 2018 08:14 PM EDT
the discovery of an Iron Age sword in a Swedish lake by a young girl named Saga sounds like enough to at least get you through the first couple pages.
Oct 06, 2018 08:09 PM EDT
There has been no lack of drama in the lead-up to Brazil's presidential election on Sunday.
Oct 06, 2018 08:05 PM EDT
Melania Trump stood in front of Egypt's Great Sphinx, doing something she rarely does: Speaking about the news of the day.
Oct 06, 2018 07:59 PM EDT
U.S. President Donald Trump said he is "100 percent" certain that Christine Blasey Ford named the wrong person when she accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in testimony during his Supreme Court nomination hearings.
Oct 06, 2018 07:51 PM EDT
The singers will now be called the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement.
Oct 06, 2018 07:46 PM EDT
'We don't allow our people to wear campaign clothing while on assignment'