U.S. Resumes Fast Processing for Some H-1B Visa Applications

The U.S. government said it would resume fast processing of H-1B visas requested by institutions of higher education and nonprofit and governmental research organizations.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 9:06 am

Why One Company Plans to Install Microchips in Employees

Executives with Three Square Market, which provides technology for mini-markets and kiosks, insist they aren't trying to become Big Brother.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 9:06 am

Girl Scouts Offer New Badges for STEM

Girl Scouts from tiny Daisies to teen Ambassadors may earn 23 new badges focused on science, technology, engineering and math.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 7:59 am

Does the SAT Still Matter if Nearly 1,000 Colleges Are Test-Optional?

The SAT was meant to level the academic playing field, but that was before admissions officers had detailed information to compare students.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 7:50 am

Last Killer Whale Born in Captivity at a SeaWorld Park Dies

Veterinarians were treating 3-month-old Kyara for an infection last weekend, but her health continued to decline, the Orlando-based company said.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 6:08 am

What Will Happen When Ohio Starts Executions Again?

Ohio is set to give Ronald Phillips a lethal injection Wednesday night in its first execution in more than three years.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 3:54 am

Texas Tragedy Puts Spotlight on Smuggling-by-Truck Cases

The discovery in San Antonio, Texas, is one of the grimmest cases involving suspected migrants in recent years. But officials say it's hardly the only instance.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 3:42 am

Ferry To Be Sunk, Turned Into Artificial Reef for Sea Life

A 320-foot-long vessel that used to shuttle passengers between Delaware and New Jersey will be sunk in the ocean to become part of an artificial reef.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 3:33 am

Man Charged With Killing Alligator, Trying to Sell Meat

Florida man Shaun Sparks has been charged with killing an alligator and trying to sell its meat, which he took home to show his girlfriend.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 3:08 am

Federal Judge Blocks Mass Deportation of Iraqis

The judge issued a preliminary injunction, saying the group of Iraqis — many of whom are minority Christians — could face "grave harm and possible death" if returned to Iraq.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 9:50 pm

Signs Mock Minneapolis Police After Latest Fatal Shooting

The signs, reading "Warning: Twin Cities Police Easily Startled," began appearing after a deadly police shooting that led to the chief's resignation.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:34 pm

10th Smuggling Victim Dies; Driver Could Face Death Penalty

The driver taken into custody after victims were discovered crammed into a sweltering 18-wheeler in San Antonio, Texas, is appearing in court on Monday.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 6:20 pm

Popular Sexual Enhancement Drug Poisoning Kids

A study released today finds that yohimbe, the popular drug used for sexual enhancement, may be harmful to children.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 6:05 pm

17 Hikers Rescued From Flooded Arizona Mountain Pass

None of the hikers, who were in several different groups, was reported to have significant injuries after an all-night rescue mission.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 5:01 pm

Old Ironsides Sails Again: Historic USS Constitution Back in Boston Harbor

The wooden ship was first launched in 1797 and earned its famous nickname while notching victories in the War of 1812.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 4:39 pm

Kushner: Questioning Trump's Win 'Ridicules' His Supporters

Jared Kushner said Monday he had done nothing wrong and that his father-in-law won because he ran a better campaign — not because he received help from Moscow.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 4:04 pm

Woman Livestreamed Dying Sister on Instagram After Crash

Obdulia Sanchez, 18, has been arrested in California on suspicion of causing a fatal car crash that was recorded live on Instagram.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 3:30 pm

Family Extremely Concerned for Safety of Missing Teen

The last time anyone saw Jasmine Lane was Wednesday, July 19.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 2:36 pm

Minnesota Department of Education Approves Transgender 'Toolkit'

The formal guidance will be provided to the state's public and charter schools to help create inclusive environments for trans and gender-nonconforming students.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 1:00 pm

Here's the Full List of Donald Trump's Executive Orders

It's been less than a month since Donald Trump took office, and the 45th president has already signed a dozen executive orders.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 12:57 pm

Transgender Candidate Takes On Culture Warrior in Virginia

Democrat Danica Roem is challenging Republican Bob Marshall for his northern Virginia seat in the state House of Delegates.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 11:04 am

If You Saw Something Suspicious, How Would You React?

If something suspicious happened right in front of you, how would you react? Rossen Reports stages a revealing hidden camera experiment.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 9:53 am

We Want to Hear Your Freshman Year Roommate Stories

The early days of college can test some students. For some, there's no bigger challenge than living with a roommate.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 9:07 am

The Most Important Elections You Haven't Heard About

Democrats have a rare opportunity to win when it matters most -- if only they can get their base to pay attention to governors races.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:28 am

The Legal Battle Behind the Trump Tower Meeting

When the Trumps and the Russians talk about "adoption," this is the bitter fight they're talking about.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:13 am