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Researchers from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are testing an app in schools that analyzes language to determine whether teens are at risk for suicide. They call it Spreading Activation Mobile or "SAM." MUST CREDIT: John Pestian.
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
4 min 21 sec ago
Naytahwaush, Minn., youth shuck locally-grown sweet corn for the Harvest Pow Wow. Zachary Paige / Photo Special to Forum News Service
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
40 min 40 sec ago
Driver pleads guilty to DWI crash that killed St. Paul singer
43 min 45 sec ago
John Middlemas appears in a tweet by his grandson, Brennan Gilmore. Via Brennan Gilmore / Twitter.
Photo of 97-year-old WWII veteran taking a knee goes viral
44 min 46 sec ago
Suicide threat in Starbuck ends without incident
45 min 19 sec ago
Van with seven people inside pushed into ditch in MN
50 min 25 sec ago
One killed, another injured in pickup-buggy collision in Minnesota
51 min 33 sec ago
U.S. bombers combine with South Korean and Japanese aircraft in a show of force over the Korean Peninsula on Sept. 17. Staff Sgt. Steven Schneider, Defense Department.
North Korea asserts its right to shoot down US bombers
2 hours 20 min ago
File photo: Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, at a conference in San Jose, Calif., April 18, 2017. Jim Wilson/The New York Times, Copyright New York Times.
Obama tried to give Zuckerberg a wake-up call over fake news on Facebook
2 hours 25 min ago
Anthony Weiner, a former congressman and mayoral candidate, arriving at federal court for his sentencing, in New York, Sept. 25, 2017. Weiner, who became caught up in a scandal over his exchange of lewd texts with a 15-year-old girl, was sentenced on Monday to 21 months in prison. He had pleaded guilty to one count of transferring obscene material to a minor, and had faced up to 10 years in prison. (John Taggart/The New York Times)
Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in federal prison
3 hours 13 min ago
Jared Kushner, senior advisor to President Donald Trump, and his wife, Ivanka Trump, with their son Theodore James Kushner, follow the president to Marine One as they depart for Camp David from the White House in Washington, Aug. 25, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times
Trump's son-in-law used private email account for some White House business
3 hours 36 min ago
The impact of dicamba drift on fields won't be known until soybean harvest begins. (Michelle Rook/Special to Agweek)
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
3 hours 53 min ago
Meryanne Aldea lost everything at her house in Juncos when the winds of Hurricane Maria ripped away the roof. The Puerto Rico town remains largely isolated from the rest of the island - and the world. Photo for The Washington Post by Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo
Hot, isolated, and running out of supplies, parts of Puerto Rico near desperation
4 hours 22 min ago
Environmental conditions play a role in the colors that leaves change to during autumn. Even as the leaves are dying, they are helping the trees prepare for winter. Washington Post photo by John McDonnell
Why do leaves change colors?
4 hours 30 min ago
FILE PHOTO: A store employee helps a customer with his purchase during the Black Friday sales event on Thanksgiving Day at Target in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski
Target raises minimum hourly wage to $11, pledges $15 by end of 2020
5 hours 24 sec ago