Researchers have a wild idea for how to make the long journey to colonize Mars a bit easier
Apple chief Tim Cook says tech giant complies with all tax laws; JetBlue launches passenger flights to Cuba; and Google expands test of vehicle ride-sharing service. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.
Can the government pull back the curtain on social media posts that are really product plugs?
Fossil discovery includes the rare skull of an ancient winged reptile
A consumer watchdog is urging the Federal Trade Commission to crack down on deceptive social media ads. Truth in Advertising says many social media stars fail to disclose when they are being paid to push products and services. Anna Werner reports on what the FTC is doing about it.
This asteroid was slightly bigger than the one that exploded over Chelyabinsk, Russia, in 2013, injuring hundreds of people
Self-driving car company Drive.ai not only programs cars to recognize pedestrians and avoid them, but also to communicate with them
Rescue organization suing university researchers cites one particularly "disturbing" study
In a space milestone, a used SpaceX Falcon 9 first stage rocket will fly again later this year to help launch an SES communications satellite
The search for extraterrestrial intelligence turns to a powerful signal from the area near a sunlike star
With fewer than 70 days till Election Day, the Senate Minority Leader is warning the FBI not to take the threat lightly
European Union says Apple owes Ireland up to $14.5B in back taxes; Mondelez abandons pursuit of Hershey; and Fed official says job market is approaching full employment. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.
“Dog brains care about both what we say and how we say it," the lead researcher behind the new study confirmed
In "The Kingdom of Speech," the provocative author argues speech is responsible for humanity’s highest achievements
European Competition Commissioner says Ireland gave U.S. tech giant illegal tax benefits, and it's time to collect
Facebook admits it needs to do more to detect "hoax and satirical stories"
An experiment with removing gender from job applications makes the case that bias influences hiring
Apple has sent out invitations confirming the date of its next big product announcement
How Lucy met her end has remained a mystery since her well-preserved fossil remains were unearthed more than four decades ago
The tablet, recently unearthed in Tuscany, bears a long inscription in a language that has not been used for 2,500 years