California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed the nation’s first state law barring dine-in restaurants from giving customers plastic straws unless they are requested, saying discarded plastic is “choking our planet.”
An attorney for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers, said Thursday that her appearing at a hearing on Monday to detail her claims is "not...
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The ship Captain Cook used to 'discover' Australia may have been found — sunken in a Rhode Island harbor
More than two centuries later, researchers believe they have pinpointed the ship's final resting place, according to the Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project. The nonprofit group has spent more than 25 years searching for the Endeavour, as well...