| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Invitations were sent to 271 individuals to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Thursday. They gain entry to the academy by earning an Oscar nomination, by getting two members to pen recommendations or by receiving an endorsement...
| Jun 28, 2014
Johann Breyer appeared in a Philadelphia courtroom recently to face accusations that he assisted in the murder of thousands of Jews as a guard at the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz. He has been charged by German authorities with 158 counts of...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Over the last two decades, the conservancy that owns nine-tenths of this island has shot, trapped and shipped out thousands of goats, pigs and bison that were literally eating away the island.
Today, three female goats and a single shaggy pig remain...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Before Linkin Park's latest album was born, a different Linkin Park album died.
It happened not long after Mike Shinoda, the Los Angeles band's creative mastermind, began building songs for the follow-up to 2012's "Living Things." Like that record,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has invited 271 individuals to become members, with the list reflecting the org's determination to bring more diversity to its ranks.
Every year, the list of invitations includes several recent Oscar...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:07 AM
A Northern California man has pleaded guilty to illegally poaching 60 bobcats and gray foxes for their pelts, snaring them in traps he set over 900 square miles in two counties, officials said.
Tracy Lee Shultz of Courtland, south of Sacramento, was...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:22 AM
MTV is heading to Comic-Con International in a big way, with a new awards show designed to honor fan favorite […]...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Midway through her thoughtful, entertaining history of obsessed music collectors and their quest for rare early 78 rpm records, writer Amanda Petrusich has a revelation. Focusing on one particular seeker and his knack for finding obscure titles others...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:20 PM
"Doc, it's Pete Davis. My brother, Jim, shot himself straight through his right shoe. We've been deer hunting. He's bleeding bad."
My dad, Milton Pepper, a country doctor in Salt Lake City, told Pete to bring his brother to our home immediately. Dad had...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
The drone-hunting ordinance is dead.
Residents of the small community of Deer Trail, Colo., on Tuesday voted down a proposal that would have allowed the town to sell hunting licenses to shoot down drones inside city limits.
But the ordinance's author,...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Last Saturday was reserved specifically for the 16-and-under crowd, but come this Saturday, properly licensed hunters of all ages will be heading into the fields and forests of Pennsylvania for spring gobbler season.
Turkey season runs May 3-31 in the...