A high-tech NASA telescope in orbit escaped a potentially disastrous collision with a Soviet-era Russian spy satellite this month in a close call that highlights the growing threat of orbital debris around Earth. NASA's $690 million Fermi
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is facing a backlash from the left over ads that support drilling in Alaska and the Canada-to-Texas Keystone pipeline, as the young billionaire wades ever-deeper into charged political debates.
Madonna Badger claims in court papers that Stamford's chief building official, Robert DeMarco, and his city operations boss, Ernest Orgera, had an "ulterior motive" when they "intentionally and recklessly" ordered the demolition of the $1.7 million waterfront home just a day after the blaze.
A jury on Wednesday awarded $240 million to 32 mentally disabled men for what government lawyers say was years of abuse by a Texas company that arranged for them to work at an Iowa turkey processing plant and oversaw their care, work and lodging.