NASA can warn us of the dangers of a coronal ejection, but it can’t make us act

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Is Marion Barry getting a free ride at the D.C. DMV?

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Storm-hit Hawaii voters decide US Senate primary

U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, from Hawaii’s 1st district, talks to former Hawaii Governor Ben Cayetano, right, at her campaign headquarters Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Honolulu. Hanabusa is locked in a tight race with incumbent Sen. Brian Schatz in the state’s...
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Storm-hit Hawaii voters decide US Senate primary

U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, from Hawaii’s 1st district, talks to former Hawaii Governor Ben Cayetano, right, at her campaign headquarters Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, in Honolulu. Hanabusa is locked in a tight race with incumbent Sen. Brian Schatz in the state’s...
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Police identify officer, allege teen robbed store

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson releases the name of the the officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Jackson announced that the officer’s name is Darren Wilson. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Ferguson Police Chief...
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Serena Williams advances to Cincy semifinals

Serena Williams volleys against Jelena Jankovic, from Serbia, during a match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) Serena Williams volleys against Jelena Jankovic, from Serbia, during a match at the...
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Serena Williams advances to Cincy semifinals

Serena Williams volleys against Jelena Jankovic, from Serbia, during a match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) Serena Williams volleys against Jelena Jankovic, from Serbia, during a match at the...
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ND looking at 4 football players in academic probe

FILE – In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly talks to the media at the beginning of fall practice in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame says it is investigating “suspected academic dishonesty” involving several students, including four...
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ND looking at 4 football players in academic probe

FILE – In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly talks to the media at the beginning of fall practice in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame says it is investigating “suspected academic dishonesty” involving several students, including four...