The federal agency and the technology giant announced a partnership Thursday in which images of more than 3,800 artworks and artifacts from parks are being added to Google’s database of online imagery.
The preliminary 3D model of the Apollo 11 command module will allow visitors to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington to peer inside the spacecraft that touched down on the moon in 1969.
Dr. John B. King Jr. has served as acting secretary since Arne Duncan stepped down at the end of December.
A criminal complaint filed Thursday stems from Bundy’s role at the center of a tense April 2014 armed standoff with federal officials near his ranch in Nevada.
For the 15th time, officials denied parole for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy. He will next be eligible for parole in five years.
Some senators are pushing the Obama administration for solid plans to get a handle on the devastating growth of heroin death and addiction.
Seven states — Hawaii, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin — have been collecting a combined $563 million yearly from Internet access taxes.
The discovery of gravitational waves, created by violent collisions in the universe, excites astronomers because it opens the door to a new way of observing the cosmos.
More than 40 prison guards and officers in Georgia have been indicted on charges of accepting bribes and drug trafficking, the latest in a federal effort to crack down on contraband and criminal activity in the state’s prisons.
David Fry and the three others are the last remnants of a group led by Ammon Bundy that seized the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Burns, Oregon, on Jan. 2 to oppose federal land-use policies.
The civil-rights lawsuit filed by the Justice Department alleged that Ferguson routinely violated residents’ rights and misused law enforcement to generate revenue
The Art Institute of Chicago decorated a one-bedroom apartment to look like Van Gogh’s painting of his bedroom in the south of France. The room is listed on Airbnb.
It may seem like a jarring addition for those who know the chain for its Whoppers. But Burger King says its ability to flame-grill meat makes hot dogs a natural fit on its menu.
Users can turn on a setting that lets popular tweets related to people you follow show up first in your timeline, followed by the real-time feed most people on Twitter are used to.
The consent decree is intended to correct problems identified in a DOJ investigation that followed the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.
The Jerusalem native, now 71, has given no inkling that he will change his version of events at his 15th parole hearing on Wednesday in San Diego.
International debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to be heard by a committee made of only men.
If approved by lawmakers, the state will have allocated $232 million toward the crisis this fiscal year and next.
Travel guide Lonely Planet said Philly is experiencing a transformation to “its urban core, yet retaining its deep American history and uniquely gritty flavor.”
Sears Holdings Corp. said Tuesday that it will close about 50 Kmart and Sears stores that the company recently announced it would be shuttering sooner than originally planned.