SAN FRANCISCO — Few have explored the remote volcanic islands of the Galapagos archipelago, an otherworldly landscape inhabited by the world's largest tortoises and other fantastical creatures that inspired Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.
A look at the key known facts about the Wednesday attack in south London, when two men hacked another to death near military barracks.
Q: What happened?
Everyone wants a piece of the Internal Revenue Service these days, which is why agency officials have been subjected to three congressional hearings over the past week.
The Cold War is long over, but espionage is forever. Russian spies still operate in the U.S. and American ones in Russia. Last week, Russia's security services said they had caught a U.S. diplomat who they claim is a CIA official trying to recruit a Russian agent.
In Tupelo, Miss., a town known for its laid-back style, J. Everett Dutschke stood out when he arrived in 2000.
An 18-year-old Florida student's senior year has become a nightmare — all because she was in a same-sex relationship with a 15-year-old freshman.
Ammo shortage and gun control
I have a permit and a licensed gun. I have been unable to find .22-caliber shells. Can you tell me why?
Are there guidelines/limits for the amount of commercial time during TV shows? On Saturday, May 4, I was watching the movie The Expendables on Spike. From 9:01 to 10:02 PM there were 30 minutes of commercials and 31 minutes of movie. Fair or foul?
When the Russian asteroid became a fireball in the air over Chelyabinsk, destroying buildings and injuring hundreds, we were lucky it wasn't worse. What about when the next one hits? Just for fun, let's say a 10-kilometer-diameter asteroid - much larger than the one over Chelyabinsk but close to the size of one that hit …
Swoosh was least 'awful design'
Can you give us a history of Nike and how the "swoosh" became associated with it? Is most of Nike equipment manufactured in China or other countries? Do leagues have contracts with Nike or individual teams?