TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. Its a Tuesday around 5:30 p.m. and Floridas self-proclaimed first professor of Cannabis, Carlos Hermida, is discussing the most prevalent cannabinoids found in marijuana. Thats soon followed by the difference between lab techniques: gas chromatography vs.
Rescue crews were unable to save a man Friday night who was trapped by an avalanche in northern Utah, officials told NBC News.The avalanche struck around 6 p.m. (8 p.m. ET) near the Whitney Reservoir, a popular area for scenic views of the Uinta Mountains.
Hes the definition of a champion speller.Thirteen-year-old word wunderkind Kush Sharma won Saturdays Kansas City-area spelling bee in a final that took 29 rounds far faster than the previous final that ended unexpectedly when organizers ran out of words and prompted a tie-breaker.
The conventional wisdom is that a cosmic impact caused the extinction of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago but now two scientists are adding an unconventional twist to the theory: Maybe, they say, dark matter helped.
U.S. officials told NBC News on Saturday that they are investigating terrorism concerns after revelations that two people apparently boarded the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner with stolen passports.The officials said that they had found no clear link to terrorism.
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine After weeks of lingering on the margins, pro-Ukrainian Crimean protesters came out in force Saturday in their first sizable demonstration since the peninsulas parliament passed a controversial request to be folded into the Russian Federation.
A Florida judge has set bail at $1.2 million for the pregnant South Carolina mom who drove her minivan packed with her three children into the ocean setting off a frantic rescue effort caught on video.
VIENNA Warning shots were fired when an unarmed Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) military observer mission was turned back while trying to cross into Ukraine's Crimea region on Saturday, the European security body said.Nobody was from the mission was hurt.
Fireworks dot the sky on the Fourth weekend of the 5th Philippine International Pyromusical Competition at the seaside Mall of Asia at suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines, Saturday, March 8.
U.S. officials told NBC News on Saturday they are investigating terrorism concerns after two people listed as passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines jet turned out not to be on the plane and had reported their passports stolen.
Archbishop Tutu chaired South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which saw 19,000 men, women and children testify about the brutal atrocities they endured under the racial oppression of apartheid. He is out with a new book about having the capacity to forgive.