BEIJING (AP) -- China is leaning on the animal kingdom - including a squad of nest-wrecking monkeys - to ensure its military parade commemorating the end of World War II goes smoothly. To minimize the chances of birds striking engines...Show More Summary
Surprise, surprise, the Internet has expressed a desire to "pork" a puppet pig. Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy announced they had split last month, after four decades of what much of America assumed to be a loving relationship that was going to last forever. Show More Summary
This kid would definitely be a better choice than Donald Trump. The 15-year-old behind the Internet sensation "Deez Nuts", Brady Olson, has given his first sit-down interview with a local affiliate KTIV's Sam Curtiss and has some rather...Show More Summary
Sept 2 (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has laid out a plan for fighting drug and alcohol addiction in the United States, including a new $7.5 billion federal fund to help states tackle a problem afflicting 23 million Americans. Show More Summary
What’s it like to actually be in the shoes of a waitress at one of these restaurants? “Breastaurants” – restaurants that feature scantily clad waitresses – will occasionally appear in the news, whether it’s the biker gang fight at the...Show More Summary
Kylie Jenner is officially a blonde, and this time, it's for real. The reality star and Snapchat queen revealed that all these months of wearing colorful wigs and weaves was all in preparation to get her locks to a healthy place before...Show More Summary
Tom Brady can finally live a little. On Monday, he sat through one last court hearing in Manhattan to decide the fate of his Deflategate suspension lawsuit against the NFL. After the hearing, U.S. District Court Judge Richard Berman announced...Show More Summary
The French luxury group has poached a top Apple music executive to head its online operations. It’s a significant move in a sector that has been wary of the net. It also cranks up the heat on the sector’s e-commerce leader Burberry and recently merged Yoox/Net-a-Porter.
A Missouri man who stole an American flag and gun went door-to-door screaming that he was looking for his wife and child, the News-Leader reports. Vernon Jordan, 49, was charged Tuesday with counts including unlawful possession of a firearm, burglary and stealing a firearm, the paper reports. He...
Abdul Rashid Dostum, Afghanistan's vice president since 2014, asked Moscow to provide military assistance to Kabul in its fight against the Islamic State since the radical group is allegedly planning to carry out terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, Central Asia and Russia, Pajhwok Afghan News reported.
Signal problems are causing delays on the Long Island Rail Road Wednesday morning.
The sanctions imposed by the European Union against Russia over its stance on the Ukraine crisis and Moscow’s countermeasures will cost Europe €100 billion and endanger over 2 million jobs, Russia’s EU ambassador warned on Wednesday...
A man’s body was found hanging from an exit sign pole on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens early Wednesday, shocking passing drivers.
Xavier Bettel will meet with Vladimir Putin and Dmitry Medvedev in the next few weeks.
Foreign policy debates are usually confined to the ivory tower corners of Washington think tanks and government agencies. But the arguments over the Iran nuclear agreement burst out of that realm long ago. Since the deal was reached in July, every passing week has brought a new, open letter to Congress signed by one set […]
The man accused of gunning down a Texas police officer had been committed to mental health facilities twice in the past five years.
Two dozen young refugees were rescued by Vienna police from the back of a van, which had its doors welded shut, the Austrian Interior Ministry said in a statement Wednesday.
by Peer Moller Christensen and Jorgen Delman Introduction The coup d’etat in China in October 1976 struck most of the Western world with astonishment. Within a couple of months political power relations in China seemed to be re versed, as was its most recent history. Taken aback by the Chinese explanations and disoriented [...]
The ongoing Ukrainian conflict brought the relationship between the West and Russia to a standstill. However, there is still a way out of the situation by reviving the Russian-American anti-terrorism coalition to fight against Islamic State, Neue Zürcher Zeitung wrote.
The losses inflicted by the railway traffic disruptions due to the migrant crisis will be kept secret.