Mystery surrounded the identity of two passengers who may have used stolen passports.
Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky came out the favorite for the second straight year among Republican conservative activists voting for the candidate they would like to see in the White House next. Paul, a potential 2016 White House contender, won 31 percent in the annual straw poll taken at the Conservative Political Action Conference. His closest competitors were Texas Senator Ted Cruz, with 11 percent, and conservative neurosurgeon Ben Carson with 9 percent.
One of three Americans aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is a longtime IBM executive who raised his family in North Texas before moving to East Asia.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, as high-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack the prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the GOP's longstanding struggle with women voters.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — An early St. Patrick's Day celebration around the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus known as "Blarney Blowout" spun out of control Saturday as police officers in riot gear arrested more than 40 people while dispersing massive crowds, including unruly students throwing beer cans and bottles.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Politicians poked fun at adversaries and themselves Saturday night at the annual Gridiron dinner, a gathering of journalists and public figures.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spring is closer than you think, and here's a sure sign: Daylight saving time arrives this weekend.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — One of Nelson Mandela's closest confidants is still challenging the powers that be, with plenty of guidance from his ancestors, the ancient Greeks.
KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) — President Barack Obama got out on a Florida golf course Saturday with two former professional athletes and the cousin of one of his top advisers.
On the one-year anniversary of the service, digital comics locus ComiXology says it now offers more than 1,000 titles through its self-publishing platform Submit.
Despite being held in such an agreeable country, the Geneva Motor Show brings out the crazy in automakers. Here are our favorite cars from Geneva.
WIRED reports live about all the exciting happenings at the second day of SXSW in Austin, Texas.
A variety of new applications have adapted the bitcoin protocol to fulfill different purposes; the latest is Ethereum. These platforms all rely on decentralized architectures to build and maintain network applications that are operated by the community for the community. But while they enable a whole new set of possibilities, they also raise new issues -- and of a completely different kind than those found in traditional P2P architectures.
Shutterstock grabs a new market, Getty grabs at straws, the Canadians throw big bucks at photo awards, and fighter pilots throw the bird at the Oscars.
This new Hubble image shows spiral galaxy ESO 137-001, framed against a bright background as it moves through the heart of galaxy cluster Abell 3627. This cluster is violently ripping the spiral's entrails out into space, leaving bright blue streaks as telltale clues to this cosmic crime.
Oculus Rift makes ascending the Wall so engrossing, and the sensation of being 700 feet above the ground so realistic, that every reaction in my body and my brain told me I was in real danger.
The South By Southwest Film Festival kicks off tonight in Austin, and from zombie documentaries to the return of Veronica Mars, we've got a dozen movies on our gotta-see list.
From Brooklyn Nine-Nine to The Soup, here are all the great things that happened on TV this week that you (probably) didn't have time to watch.
Dropping my phone into a blender on purpose seemed like a terrible idea. But I did it anyway.