New Record For Most Time In Space By AmericanPeggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. The International Space Station commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American.
Justices Turn Away GM Appeal Over Ignition SwitchesThe Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.
Volkswagen To Pay $2.8 billion In US Diesel Emission ScandalVolkswagen has been ordered to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests.
New Website Helps People Find The Dog For ThemPeople looking for the perfect pet tend to choose a dog based on appearance or breed. But that's barking up the wrong tree. A new website matches dogs with owners who have similar lifestyles.
Tesla Recalling 53,000 Vehicles For Brake ProblemTesla is recalling 53,000 Model S sedans and Model X SUVs worldwide because their parking brakes may get stuck and prevent the vehicles from moving. The recall affects vehicles built between February and October 2016.
Google Home Now Recognizes Different VoicesGoogle's voice-activated assistant can now recognize who's talking to it. An update released Thursday enables Google Home's built-in assistant to learn the voices of up to six different people.
Lawsuit Alleges Bose Is Spying On ConsumersIs Bose spying on consumers? One of its customers thinks it is, and has filed a proposed class-action lawsuit to stop the practice.
Nearby Planet Might Be Just Right For LifeAstronomers have found yet another planet that seems to have the right Goldilocks combination for life. Not so hot and not so cold. It's the fifth such life-possible planet outside of our solar system revealed in less than a year.
April The Giraffe Live Stream Coming To An EndMillions of people followed April the Giraffe's pregnancy since February thanks to a live streaming camera in her upstate New York enclosure. But that video feed is about to be shut down.
Dallas Leaders Hear About 911 Center ImprovementsToday the Dallas City Council is being briefed on the most recent performance of the city's troubled 911 call center and the steps currently being taken to improve its efficiency.
Google Earth Gets Revival With Exploration ToolsA central feature in the new Google Earth is Voyager. Google has partnered with such groups as the BBC, NASA and the producers of "Sesame Street" to mix in video clips, photos and text narratives.
Space Station Supply Ship At Launch Pad Honors John GlennOne of NASA's delivery services is paying tribute to John Glenn, as it gets set to launch supplies to the International Space Station.