Karen Uhlenbeck, a mathematician and professor at the University of Texas, has been awarded this year's Abel Prize, a mathematics prize modeled after the Nobels. It's the first time the prize has gone to a woman.
University of Southern California students who might be linked to the college admissions cheating scandal won't be able to register for classes as the school investigates.
Competitive video game playing, also known as esports, is now a high school varsity sport in eight states.
A specialty firefighting team from Louisiana has been brought in to battle a fire that has consumed additional tanks at a petrochemical facility in suburban Houston and sent towering black clouds into the air.