NASA: Asteroid to pass by Earth on Christmas Eve

NASA scientists calculate that asteroid 163899, also known as 2003 SD220, will make its closest approach to Earth on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24. The asteroid...

Nicolas Cage is giving his Tyrannosaurus skull back to Mongolia

Cage bought the fossil for $276,000 at an auction in 2007. According to federal prosecutors in New York, it had been removed illegally from...

Senate overwhelmingly passes new national education legislation

The Senate passed a massive education bill Dec. 9 that gives states significant control over school accountability and testing. (AP) The Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly...

$2 gas coming soon for most of the U.S.

The average price of a gallon of regular gas is $2.13 according to AAA, down 75 cents from a year ago. That decline means...

Cascadia Earthquake Projection

The San Andreas fault might be the sexier, more famous fault line predicted to destroy a sizeable portion of the West Coast, but another...

Forest Service: Media needs $1,500 permit to film wilderness

The U.S. Forest Service is proposing permanent new rules that would require media organizations to obtain a permit to film and shoot photographs in...