Dinosaur-killing space rock may have triggered sea volcanoes

Feb 7, 2018

A new study says that giant asteroid that hit Earth 66 million years ago and wiped out the dinosaurs may have done even more, triggering massive undersea volcanic eruptions

Rare dinosaur discovery in Egypt could signal more finds

Feb 6, 2018

Researchers have discovered a new species of dinosaur in the Egyptian desert, a long-necked herbivore that is around the size of a city bus finds

Stone tools in India suggest earlier human exit from Africa

Jan 31, 2018

Stone tools found in India may push back the time our species is known to have left Africa

Fossil shows modern humans left Africa earlier than thought

Jan 25, 2018

Researchers found a jaw in an Israeli cave, indicating that modern humans left Africa as much as 100,000 years earlier than previously thought

Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on public square

Jan 20, 2018

Hundreds of curious people descended on Portland's Monument Square to observe a gathering of people dressed in Tyrannosaurus rex costumes

Los Angeles subway work uncovers array of Ice Age fossils

Dec 11, 2017

Since crews began work to extend a Los Angeles subway line in 2014, they have routinely turned up the fossilized remains of rabbits, camels, bison and other creatures that roamed the region during the last Ice Age.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's curious case for shrinking monuments

Dec 5, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Trump contends that shrinking monument lands will restore native and recreational rights, but those rights are affirmed in protections he'd roll back

Tribes: Trump's monument order disrespects native people

Dec 5, 2017

A coalition of Native American tribes are joining the legal fight against President Donald Trump's move to shrink two large national monuments in Utah

Trump takes rare step to reduce 2 national monuments in Utah

Dec 5, 2017

President Donald Trump has taken the rare step of scaling back two sprawling national monuments in Utah

The Latest: Trump's cuts to Utah monument spur lawsuit

Dec 5, 2017

Environmental groups are suing to block President Donald Trump's decision to scale back a national monument in Utah.

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