Before the Philae lander came to rest on the surface of a comet Wednesday, it bounced twice. The lander weighs far less on the comet than it did on Earth.
Since January, more than 50,000 minors fleeing Central America have crossed the border in the U.S. More than 1,700 unaccompanied minors are in Georgia, but many of them face legal challenges.
The two bills' sponsors Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., and Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La. are heading toward a runoff election next month.
The Common Core State Standards have led to big changes in the way many teachers approach reading instruction.
Named for the original model an employee of Kodak the portraits were used by photo labs to calibrate printers. But until the 1970s, that model was always white.
Russia and Western countries have had several close encounters in the air and at sea recently. Russia says these are just routine military exercises, but NATO and its Nordic partners are alarmed.
The federal government lost hundreds of millions of dollars when solar panel maker Solyndra and car company Fisker went bankrupt. Now the loan program has made up for early losses and is in the black.
The Common Core State Standards are changing reading instruction in many schools. And that means new challenges for lots of students, even traditional high achievers.
The West and Midwest are digging out of heavy snowfall this week, reaching highs of 18 inches in some parts.