Atmos Energy to perform natural gas flare operation

Atmos Energy crews and contractors will oversee a controlled natural gas flaring on March 17, 2015 beginning at approximately 8:00 a.m. on Surrey Ridge Lane, west of Moonlight Drive near IH 35 in Robinson, Texas.

LA National Guard identifies four soldiers killed in helicopter crash

Major General Glenn Curtis, the adjutant general of the Louisiana National Guard addressed the media at a press conference Monday.

Oil plunges to a 6-year low. Is $30 a barrel next?

Extremely cheap oil is back, and it may get even cheaper. Crude plunged 4% to as low as $42.85 a barrel on Monday. That's the lowest price since 2009.

Zombie Social Security numbers threaten agency

Six and a half million dead Americans could be, at this very moment, opening bank accounts, drawing paychecks and applying for credit cards from beyond the grave. It's not the premise of the latest horror movie.

Facebook: Here's exactly what we mean by 'nudity'

Facebook has updated its "community standards" for its 1.4 billion users, getting super-specific about what is and isn't allowed on the social network.

Americans exposed to Ebola patient return from Africa for monitoring

Three more American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone are due to arrive back in the United States on Monday for monitoring. None of them are sick or known to be infected with the disease.

Taming ISIS on Twitter: More than a game of whack-a-mole

One of the most pernicious phrases in the debate over how to counter extremist use of social media is "whack-a-mole."

YouTube and social media give new life to 'Tonight Show' sketches

Historically, late-night TV shows have only had one gauge for what's working and not working: Nielsen ratings. Now they have a second: social media.

'Star Wars Episode 8' to be released May 2017

The eighth edition of the "Star Wars" franchise will arrive in movie theaters on May 26, 2017.

Dallas teen arrested in fatal shooting of Iraqi immigrant watching first snowfall

A 17-year-old male fatally shot an Iraqi man watching his first snowfall in his new American hometown, targeting him and then continuing to fire as the immigrant rushed to get inside, Dallas police said Friday.