MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. (AP) — NASA is preparing to launch a 3-D printer into space next year, a toaster-sized game changer that greatly reduces the need for astronauts to load up with every tool, spare part or supply
NEW YORK (AP) — Sunday’s “Breaking Bad” turned out the lights on one of the darkest shows in television history.
Even as this drama cooked up storylines that celebrated evil and depravity, “Breaking Bad” gleamed with a bright
LONDON (AP) — He’s done the Bible, felines, operatic phantoms and Argentine politics. So what is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s latest musical about?
Sex — as well as politics, spying, social revolution and the Cold War.
“Stephen Ward” centers
“One Summer: America, 1927″ (Doubleday), by Bill Bryson
In retrospect, most summers seem pretty much alike: vacations in the country, lazy days at the beach and less tedious workloads that ramp up again after Labor Day. But some
NEW YORK (AP) — A filmmaker who was making a documentary about Hillary Clinton for CNN says he is backing out of the project because few people would cooperate with him.
Charles Ferguson wrote in a column posted
CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Authorities in Guinea have warned against the dissemination of unofficial results as the West African nation counts votes from its first legislative election in more than a decade.
Supporters of both the opposition and
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria claims US, Britain and France blocked naming of perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexander Maksik, a 40-year-old literary novelist, has learned a great deal about life and art and the unexpected ways they can meet.
A graduate of the University of Iowa’s celebrated creative writing school, he
After years of drought, recent rainfall in far western Kansas has bolstered topsoil moisture conditions along with the hopes of farmers as planting for the 2014 winter wheat crop gets underway across the state.
U.S. student Amanda Knox’s second appeals trial in the murder of her British roommate opened Monday, but the star defendant was absent.
Kansas education officials say they’re committed to the use of new science standards in public schools despite a federal lawsuit attempting to block the guidelines.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s main investigative agency on Monday accused Greenpeace activists of posing a “real threat” to the security of personnel on an offshore drilling platform in the Arctic, another indication that Moscow plans to prosecute the
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Animal protection authorities in Mexico say they have captured a 13-foot-long (4-meter) crocodile that killed a 10-year-old boy.
The office of the Attorney General for Environmental Protection says the boy was playing with his
An Oklahoma tribe is asking Kansas for permission to expand its casino operation at Downstream Casino Resort into the state.
“The Tilted World” (William Morrow), by Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly
“The Tilted World” is a captivating Deep South drama that unfolds in the spring of 1927 as the rising, roiling waters of the Mississippi River head