Category: TRENDY

Iconic Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies At 76

Stephen Hawking died Wednesday after complications due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a progressive neurodegenerative disease. He was 76. The world-renowned theoretical physicist and cosmologist was best known for his work on black holes. Hawking theorized that, contrary to the prevailing scientific belief that black holes were inescapable for all forms […]

5 things you need to know Friday

Another ‘bomb cyclone’ expected to batter the East Coast March will roar in like a lion on the East Coast on Friday and Saturday as a potent storm is expected to deliver a ferocious mix of howling winds, drenching rain, heavy snow and powerful waves. Power outages, coastal flooding and flight delays are […]

‘One-in-a-million’ yellow cardinal seen in Alabama

An unusual yellow cardinal has birdwatchers racing to Alabama as images of the unique creature have circulated around the Internet and social media. The bird was first spotted in Alabaster, Ala., in late January in the backyard of Charlie Stephenson. Auburn University biology professor Geoffrey Hill told the cardinal is an adult male in […]

5 things you need to know this weekend

USA vies for one more medal before Olympics wrap American Kyle Mack won a surprise silver medal in the debut of snowboarding big-air Friday night with Ivanka Trump on-hand to watch. Competition concludes this weekend, and Saturday night the U.S. has a longshot chance at a four-man bobsled medal after disappointing performances in the early […]