Buying pot in Colorado
If I were to travel to Colorado, could I buy the legalized marijuana they're selling there?
WASHINGTON — Dr. Seuss had it right: Horton really does hear a Who. Wild elephants can distinguish between human languages, and they can tell whether a voice comes from a man, woman or boy, a new study says.
Call 911 from the side of the road, and GPS satellites can tell dispatchers exactly where to send help. Airline passengers have access to detailed maps that show exactly where they are during their journey. Hop onto WiFi, and somehow Google knows whether you're logging on from Lima or London, and will give you detailed …
I believe Ukraine "inherited" a sizable portion of the Soviet Union's nuclear arsenal upon the dissolution of the U.S.S.R., enough that some say it became the world's third-largest nuclear power almost overnight. How does that factor in with the recent unrest in Ukraine? I haven't …
ALBANY, N.Y. — Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks.
LOS ANGELES — The next time you start shaking your finger and shouting "Shame on you!" because your dog chewed up your favorite fuzzy slippers, just remember that no matter how guilty your dog looks, it doesn't know what your rant is about.
LONDON — Early Tuesday, the world's most established exchange for Bitcoin disappeared from the Internet, sending the price of the virtual currency tumbling and prompting fears that the world's biggest experiment in electronic cash could soon be strangled by fraud or regulation.
If you are pulled over on suspicion of drunken driving, the police officer is likely to ask you to complete three tasks: Follow a pen with your eyes while the officer moves it back and forth; get out of the car and walk nine steps, heel to toe, turn on one foot and go back; and stand on one leg for 30 seconds.
Donor to ambassador
I've seen stories criticizing President Obama's ambassador appointments. Is it true that he's putting more political donors into those jobs than previous presidents?
Deadly street battles between protesters and police in the Ukrainian capital have raised fears that the former Soviet nation, whose loyalties are split between Russia and the West, is in an uncontrollable spiral toward civil war.