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Stephen Hawking defied ALS to become world-renowned physicist

3 monthes ago   |   By KETV

When he died Wednesday at 76, Hawking was among the most recognizable faces in science, on par with Albert Einstein.
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A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist

A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

PARIS - In his final years, the only thing connecting the brilliant physicist to the outside world was a couple of inches of frayed nerve in his cheek. As slowly as a word per minute, Stephen Hawking used the twitching of the muscle under his right eye to grind out his thoughts on a custom-built computer, painstakingly outlining his vision of time, the universe, and humanity's place within it.
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Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said she was kicked out of a Virginia restaurant by its owner because she works for President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, the drummer and founding member of the metal band Pantera has died, the band announced on Facebook. Read more ...

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

Katie Arrington's campaign manager says the candidate has been seriously injured in a car wreck and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures. Read more ...

Germany salvage World Cup hopes with late winner against Sweden in Sochi

Germany salvage World Cup hopes with late winner against Sweden in Sochi

A late winner from Toni Kroos gave Germany a 2-1 win over Sweden and salvaged their World Cup hopes in a thrilling encounter in Sochi. Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie wed in fairy tale...

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie wed in fairy tale ceremony

Jon Snow must know something. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over changes to the agency's embattled Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. The organization claims that... Read more ...

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

6-Run Outburst Lifts Rangers Over Twins To 7th Straight Win

6-Run Outburst Lifts Rangers Over Twins To 7th Straight Win

MINNEAPOLIS - Adrian Beltre and Robinson Chirinos homered to help Yovani Gallardo win for the first time since last July as the Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins 9-6 on... Read more ...

First Alert: Severe storms possible Sunday evening

First Alert: Severe storms possible Sunday evening

Strong storms are possible Sunday evening as warmer air pushes back into the Kansas City area. Read more ...

U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

U.S. Open tennis officials will no longer penalize women players returning from pregnancies when it comes to seeding. The New York Times first reported the story on Saturday... Read more ...