Research crews are conducting fish population surveys on Michigan's Great Lakes waters this summer and fall. The research vessel Tanner focuses on Lake Huron, Saginaw Bay and the St. Marys River and their lake trout, walleye and forage fish populations.
A group of engineers at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) created a unique concrete canoe that won them a bid to the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2019 National Concrete Canoe Competition.
The Federal Reserve is leaving its key interest rate unchanged. However, the Fed's Wednesday announcement signaled that it's prepared to start cutting rates if needed to protect the U.S. economy from trade conflicts and other threats.
A survey of beekeeper shows that winter hit U.S. honeybees hard with the highest loss rate yet. Nearly 38% of honeybee colonies died this past winter, nearly 9 percentage points higher than the average winter loss.
Medication withheld, cries for help ignored, routine checks neglected: With suicides a problem in many jails across the U.S., an AP/Capital News Service examination raises troubling questions about whether deaths could have been avoided.
An Iraqi intelligence officer says 40 workers have been evacuated from an oil-drilling site in southern Iraq after they came under rocket fire. The rocket struck before dawn Wednesday, hitting a camp housing workers.
South Korea says it plans to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea through the World Food Program, in its second aid package announced over the past month as it seeks to help with North Korean food shortages and improve bilateral relations.