President Barack Obama will travel to the Atlanta headquarters of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday to announce a new U.S. plan to help combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fire crews in California battled on Tuesday to halt the advance of a day-old wildfire that has already destroyed about 150 homes, lapped at rural schools and caused power outages that left an evacuation shelter without electricity, authorities said. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Vikings have cleared Adrian Peterson to play next weekend, in spite of his child abuse charges, but now Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has weighed in with a strong call on the Vikings to suspend him.
“Ich bin ein Edinburgher!” Colbert shouted, revealing his kilt and trying desperately to get some sort of noise to come out of his bagpipes.
Veterinarians work to save leg of dog named Gordo who was run down by stolen vehicle during wild police chase
President Yoweri Museveni dismisses Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, who is widely expected to seek presidency in 2016.
Six young Iranian men and women videotaped dancing to Pharrell Williams' "Happy" and the video's director have been sentenced to suspended jail terms and lashes, says a defense lawyer. Farshid Rofugaran said today that the seven have been sentenced to six months in jail and 91 lashes each, though the...
A common problem that plaques social media sites like Facebook is the anonymity of the users accounts. In many cases, some use false names to pay tribute to a favorite character in a movie, video game, or book. This is often seen in various fan pages and groups that populate the social media sites. Show More Summary
A couple from Brownstown Township in Michigan is calling their dog Jersey a hero after she saved them from a fire that destroyed their home. Sadly, the same fire ultimately took Jersey’s life after her heroic deed. According to ABC7, the fire happened around 1:45 a.m. Show More Summary
Investigators say Joseph Solis, owner of El Paso-based mortuary services, created and filed about three dozen death certificates for bodies he had no legal authority to take
When Billy Crystal paid tribute to his friend Robin Williams at this year’s Emmy Awards, his speech was beautiful, but appropriately somber and somewhat sanitized. So when he appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night, he took the opportunity to share some raunchier stories from his time spent with Williams.
President Obama is teaming up with Jon Hamm and other stars for a new campaign aimed at young men who may be afraid to come forward
The site seems to think sexism is only sexist when men bear the brunt of discrimination
Shatter the shackles of imperialism and feudalism, Destroy this rotten system ! Build your future and that of the country with your own hands ! Dear people, Warmest greetings to you from the Communist Party of India (Maoist) on the occasion of its 10th founding anniversary. Ten years ago, we came [...]
Alex Salmond resigned as leader of his party Friday, will quit as First Minister after losing independence referendum.
The Gulf-Gulf conversation about the challenges posed by the Islamic State (IS/ISIS) and the alliances that will be forged to destroy it indicates that a striking disparity exists between the positions of official leaderships and the sentiment of the grassroots. Show More Summary
Hamm and other celebrities like Kerry Washington are calling on men to stop rape
Pundits' idea that losing the Senate would be good for Democrats is ridiculous, short-sighted and dumb. Here's why
Federal investigators found no definitive link between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) and the 2013 lane closures on the George Washington Bridge, according to The Hill.
Last month the director of the Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network claimed marijuana businesses are finally gaining access to banking services hanks to guidance from officials in Washington. As University of Alabama...Show More Summary