Woman killed by car backing out of parking spot in Copiague, Long Island

COPIAGUE, Long Island (WPVI) -- A pedestrian was struck and killed at a parking lot on Long Island, authorities said.The victim was walking in the lot on Merrick Road in Copiague, New...

Earth’s magnetic field is shifting, vital map can’t be updated due to shutdown

The Earth's magnetic field is moving, effecting navigation systems of all kinds. A model of the field should have been good until its scheduled update in 2020, however, it has moved so quickly...

Kia motors sponsors Riot Games’ new League of Legends European Championship

Kia has entered the ring, Blizzard continues to act weird in front of esports fans, and a male Overwatch player decided it would be a good idea to impersonate a female and join...

Revisiting safety on the Sunshine Skyway

The grim statistics speak for themselves: Eighteen people jumped to their deaths from the Sunshine Skyway Bridge last year, a record number that surpassed the previous high of 13 set in 2003 and...

Black holes devour nearby stars and spew brilliant X-rays during outburst phase

Physicists have investigated an explosion of X-ray light originating from a black hole in an outburst phase. The data suggests during an outburst, black holes consume huge amounts of stellar material and shrink...

At CES 2019, the CEO behind this life-saving fire detector is willing to sell...

You have a smoke detector in your home, and it may even be 'smart,' but it doesn't actually detect fire like the Safer Alarms system we checked out at CES 2019. There's a...

Ford has a lot riding on the Detroit auto show this year

Bill Pugliano | Getty Images The new 2020 Ford Explorer SUV is revealed at Ford Field on...

The SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB solid state drive is less than $125 right now

The SanDisk Ultra 3D NAND 1TB solid state drive is only $124.99 on Amazon. We shared a deal on this SSD in mid-November when it dropped to around $140. That was a new...