[img_assist|nid=1182051|title=|desc= JAKE NELSON, AAA’s director for traffic safety advocacy and research, drives one of the test vehicles used in the study in Washington.
ST. PAUL, Minn.
A study has found that the Great Lakes of Huron and Michigan have surpassed Lake Superior in water clarity.
Scientists analyzed satellite images from 1998 to 2012 and found that the depth light could penetrate the water increased by about 20 percent, Minnesota Public Radio reported.
Jaden Schwartz and Alex Pietrangelo scored second-period power-play goals and Jake Allen made 23 saves to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Calgary Flames 5- 2 on Wednesday night.
St. Louis has won three of its last four, losing only to red- hot Las Vegas in overtime.
Rookie Dan Feeney has been dreaming of this moment his entire life, maybe even since he was 6-years old and first saw quarterback Tom Brady in a New England Patriots uniform.
Flash forward 18 years and the Los Angeles Chargers guard is scheduled to make his first NFL start on Sunday — against Brady and the Patriots.
Coming into his sophomore season of high school cross-country running, Lisandro Berry-Gaviria wanted to improve on his freshman campaign of a year ago.
On a short week, having a backup quarterback start usually means trouble.
Not so for the Miami Dolphins, who saw Matt Moore come on for the injured Jay Cutler — to cheers at Hard Rock Stadium — and rally the troops past the Jets.
Right now, the Ravens aren’t as good as the Jets, either, which isn’t saying much.
Two quick goals by Lewiston’s Bilal Hersi finally put Brunswick away in the Class A North boys high school soccer quarterfinal at Garcelon Field on Wednesday night.
Hersi scored twice in a 40- second period late in the match as the second-ranked Blue Devils defeated the No. 7 Dragons, 4-1, to advance to the regional semifinals.
The Bowdoin College field hockey team dropped its final regular season game of the year in a 3-0 decision at Tufts University on Wednesday night.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is expected to miss more than a month of the 2018 season after left knee surgery.
The team said on Wednesday that Pedroia had surgery to restore the cartilage in his left knee. The Red Sox say he will return to games in seven months, which would put him back in the lineup in late May.
Nearly a year after Congress approved an extraordinary $1 billion to tackle the opioid crisis, the money that poured into all 50 states is gradually reaching places where it can do some good, but with some setbacks and delays along the way.
House Republicans are focusing squarely on tax cuts rather than deficit discipline as they look to shoehorn a GOP budget plan through the House.
Iraq’s prime minister today dismissed a proposal from the country’s Kurdish leaders to “freeze” the results of their independence vote last month as Iraqi government forces and Kurdish fighters traded fire near the country’s border with Turkey.
[img_assist|nid=1182009|title=|desc= SURROUNDED BY DETECTIVES, Lee Harvey Oswald talks to the media as he is led down a corridor of the Dallas police station for another round of questioning in connection with the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy in 1963.