When Venus and Serena Williams played on Centre Court at Wimbledon on Monday, the match fell way short of the buildup.
BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Bangkok's tap water supply may run out in a month, as the country waits for long overdue rains to replenish sources depleted by drought and threatened by seawater creep, the chief of the capital's water authority said.
OSLO (Reuters) - More efficient energy use and investments in greener cities are among 10 measures that can help the world to slow global warming while also spurring economic growth, an international report said on Tuesday.
We’re OK with the drought killing your lawn — but, c’mon, the trees, too?
SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - A fast-moving wildfire in Idaho that destroyed several upscale homes and forced 200 residents to flee prompted the governor on Monday to declare a disaster emergency that would free up federal funds to help fight the blaze.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump clarified his campaign launch speech in which he accused Mexican immigrants of being rapists, saying Monday that he blamed the Mexican government, not the "fabulous" Mexican people, for sending criminals across the border.
Beginning with the 2016 season in prep baseball, umpires will be required to issue a warning to coaches before restricting them to the dugout or ejecting them as part of a new penalty progression to promote preventative officiating.
The third episode of this blighted season delves into the parts of the city that are far, far uglier than freeways and industrial pollution.
By studying the bees' DNA, scientists can better understand what's killing and saving them.
Science and politics are making uneasy bedfellows as officials at the Food and Drug Administration weigh a proposed drug to enhance female sexual desire, a trio of experts on drug safety warned Monday.
To the editor: The torture and killing of 8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez ("D.A. seeks death penalty in torture case," July 2) at the hands of his mother and her boyfriend was as tragic and horrifying as it was preventable. It is unfathomable that this child endured unspeakable acts of abuse from...
Greek voters' resounding rejection of international creditors' demands may have strengthened the hand of their prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, who rose to power promising to halt painful austerity measures imposed in the bailout. But what options are open to the Greek leader when he meets with...
If there's anyone who knows how to solve big problems, it's Henk Rogers, discoverer of Tetris.
The feds get tough on one of the more toxic pesticides in food farmers' bug-killing arsenal.
Ringo Starr will celebrate his 75th birthday on Tuesday with a little help from his friends, including filmmaker David Lynch, Eagles guitarist-songwriter Joe Walsh and musician Edgar Winter, outside Capitol Records in Hollywood.
Turns out this particular plague is not confined to the U.S.
Kourtney Kardashian has reportedly called it quits with Scott Disick -- like, dumped him -- after three children and about 10 years together.
Maine's Artas Designs takes used materials like reclaimed wood, and turns them into design studio quality furnishings for a variety of commercial clients The post Turning Reclaimed Wood Into Design Studio Quality Furnishings: Artas Designs appeared first on Sustainablog.
The state attorney's office of Florida says a video released Monday shows Florida State freshman quarterback De'Andre Johnson punching a woman at a Tallahassee bar last month.
(Reuters) - The Canadian military has been called in to help fight wildfires in the Western province of Saskatchewan, where 112 active fires have forced the evacuation of more than 13,000 people and threatened several remote towns on Monday.