In the macabre case which captured international headlines, presiding Judge Birgit Wiegand said the defendant, Detlev Guenzel, was guilty of murder motivated by sexual lust and disturbing the peace of the dead.
Shereen Lehman Reuters Health The number of people going to U.S emergency rooms for constipation has been going up, and so has the cost of those visits, which reached $1.6 billion in 2011, according to a new study.
JERUSALEM Reuters - A new Israeli air defence system being developed in partnership with the United States has passed advanced tests, the Israeli Defence Ministry said on Wednesday, putting it on course for possible deployment by next year.
U.S Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl tried to escape his Taliban captors a dozen times in five years as a prisoner of war, once remaining free for nine days, but each time he was found and brutally beaten, he said in a statement released on Wednesday.
An apparent gas explosion caused two apartment buildings to collapse and burst into flames, and two others to catch fire, injuring at least 12 people on Thursday in New York City's East Village neighborhood, authorities said.
China welcomes Taiwan's decision to apply to join the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank AIIB as long as the self-ruled island uses an appropriate name, state news agency Xinhua reported on Wednesday.
If an alien planet in a distant solar system were home to microscopic life-forms, how might scientists see them and even decipher their identity? Scientists at Cornell University rounded up 137 microorganisms and cataloged how each life-form uniquely reflects sunlight.
The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States CARERS Act seems to be moving forward in congress as more and more lawmakers respond to the public's growing support for marijuana legalization.
INDIANOLIS - The Indiana House approved by a wide margin Monday a proposal strengthening protections for religious objections in state law that opponents say could provide legal cover for discrimination against gay people.