The $150,000 pearl-adorned dress Lupita Nyong'o wore to this year's Academy Awards has been stolen. Deputies responded to a West Hollywood hotel late yesterday after the custom Calvin Klein Collection by Francisco Costa dress was reported missing from the actress's hotel room, said sheriff's Sgt. Richard Bowman. Representatives for...
More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria. They hail from 90 countries, and an estimated 3,400 fighters come from Western states,according to Nicholas Rasmussen, the director of the National Counterterrorism Center. Those are the numbers — estimates, of course. But who […]
Lawyer for suburban NYC mother Lacey Spears blames faulty medical care, not woman, for boy's death from high sodium level
Self-styled "Michelangelo of buttocks injections" testifies at murder trial for death of dancer
Senator James Inhofe has famously rejected the idea of manmade climate change, and in remarks on the Senate floor today to that effect, he took out a snowball and threw it in the Senate chamber.
Arizona police spent at least half an hour chasing down two llamas and it is, frankly, the biggest thing on the net right now.
The Israeli leader will meet with Sens. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Harry Reid, D-Nev., after his March 3 speech. Also, two senior Obama administration officials will address the AIPAC conference.
The nation was riveted by a pair of llamas that broke free in Sun City, Ariz. The llamas ran through parking lots and boulevards, until the men with lassos were called.
Probable presidential candidate Texas Senator Ted Cruz did his best to claim the mantle of Ronald Reagan at CPAC on Thursday with a fiery speech about how he was not all talk, but all action. But things got really interesting at the end of his talk and then the q&a session afterwards. In the...
Missouri’s state auditor, Tom Schweich, a Republican candidate for governor, died on Thursday, Governor Jay Nixon said in a statement. Schweich, 54, had been reelected in November. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported, citing an unnamed police source, that Schweich had sustained a...
A day after al Shabaab killed dozens in an attack on a hotel in Mogadishu, the Somali militant group called for assaults on shopping centers in the US, UK, and Canada.
You can buy many things on the Internet, and one of them is now the garish tie Rob Ford wore to the press conference in which he confessed he might be more than abstractly familiar with a substance we like to call crack cocaine, albeit only in a "drunken stupor...
In an attempt to foster an "Islam of European character," a century-old Islam law was updated to ban the foreign funding of mosques and require imams to speak German.
The group has been raiding museums and libraries, destroying historical masterpieces — despite early warnings that the region’s cultural heritage was under threat after the militants proclaimed a “caliphate” there last June.
As you may have heard, congressional Republicans have embarked once again on their six-year mission to eventually one day get around to coming up with their own plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. At the same time, they're also keeping a hopeful eye on the Supreme Court, where a looming court case, King v. Show More Summary
Though the words "concussion" and "NFL" rarely go together in a positive headline, Hall of Famer Warren Moon offered some words of encouragement for America's most popular sports league. "I think they finally are [making the game safer]. Show More Summary
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Authorities have defused an unexploded World War II bomb close to Borussia Dortmund's stadium after evacuating the area. Dortmund's city government said the 250-kilogram (550-pound) British bomb was defused Thursday afternoon. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The foundation developing Barack Obama's future presidential library has commissioned polling in Chicago to determine whether residents support building it on the South Side, people close to the foundation said, in...Show More Summary
After a 6½-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Wednesday, one of the astronauts discovered water had leaked into his helmet, NASA said.