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Ford has agreed to pay at least $299.1 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit over its use of defective Takata airbag inflaters in more than 6 million vehicles.

In this week’s installment of our School Spotlight series, we’re highlighting an international university. Learn more about the University of Waterloo.

Lula’s backers try (and fail) to spring him from jail so he can run for president.

The Charlotte, N.C., City Council narrowly approved a deal to host the 2020 Republican convention, over the objections of Democratic council members opposed to hosting President Trump’s expected nomination.

Harvard study reveals how the neurobiology of fruit fly courtship can help illuminate understanding of human disorders of motivation.

Johnny Depp has settled a bitter legal dispute with his former business managers, a move that allows the actor to avoid a public and potentially embarrassing trial over how he has lost his Hollywood fortune.

New stadiums use large swaths of glass or high-tech see-through material, but NCAA doesn’t want so much light; a $5 million ‘darkening solution’

Luck follows Kelly Walker. Perhaps it is unsurprising that she lucked into her Mount Vernon home and studio.

I’ve seen it estimated that we each spend eight months of our lifetime dealing with it. Whatever the exact figure is, I’m sure it’s

Thunderstorms are approaching Baltimore and Washington, D.C., the National Weather Service said Monday.

The Boston Celtics reportedly added to their roster one day after waiving Kadeem Allen. Yahoo! Sports’ Shams Charania reported Monday, citing league sources, that the Celtics have agreed to a…

Kid-friendly swimming holes for Seattle-area and Northwest families from the book Swimming Holes of Washington: Perfect Places to Play.

Two new eateries, a bar and a travel bag shop have opened at BWI Marshall Airport, the concession operator announced Monday.

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New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is the best coach in the NFL at giving running backs productive work. One could argue that Bill Belichick holds that distinction, but as fantasy football has moved to leagues that use points per reception, Payton becomes the clear leader. Since his debut as coach in 2006, Payton's offense has…

Miners have long invested in technology to protect profits, but a new force for change has recently emerged: Companies like Apple see a marketing advantage in ensuring their products are greener than before.

UFC 226 didn’t go well for Stipe Miocic. Not only did he lose the UFC heavyweight title to light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier on July 7. But he also watched as Brock Lesnar entered the…

As the world waited and watched as to the ultimate fate of the Thai soccer team and their coach last week, a similar occurrence happened in 1925 when William Floyd Collins became trapped in Crystal Cave in Kentucky.

German drugmaker Merck and a top European meat processor are backing a startup producing beef from cattle cells, ramping up a race to transform the global meat industry with cell-culture technology.

Even at MIT, good ideas don't grow on trees. Jacqueline M. Kory Westlund, a PhD candidate in the Media Arts and Sciences program, explains her method of finding good ideas: preparation and practice.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently tightened the restrictions on the types of cases that can qualify someone for asylum.

Flanked by shelves of reclaimed pottery, with all manner of plants clustered around windows and resting on tables, Liz Vayda’s Remington storefront brings the outdoors inside. Vayda has been helping others do the same since founding B. Willow in 2014, offering instruction on plant care and design.

goEast had a chance to speak with Neil Luckhurst about completing the Adirondack Highest Hundred and starting the ADKHighpeaks Foundation.

A new study shows China is pouring money into cutting-edge American technologies at a record pace this year through loosely regulated venture capital investments.