In July, Bill Gates may or may not have lost his title as the world's richest man. It depends on who you ask. According to Forbes, Gates has a net worth of almost $82 billion, which puts him in the No. 2 spot behind Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, who's worth $85.4 billion. Show More Summary
Mama June and Sugar Bear Thompson, the couple who brought Honey Boo Boo into the world have separated. According to TMZ, sources have revealed to the site that the Here Comes Honey Boo Boo stars went their separate ways after June repeatedly caught her paramour using internet dating sites. Show More Summary
It seems that Apple fever has gripped the world again, as consumers to struggle to get their hands on the new iPhone 6 Plus. The smartphone was rolled out on Friday and is already in short supply. According to PC World, it will takeShow More Summary
Since the start of the outbreak, the Ebola virus has infected 5,357 people, killing 2,630, according to the WHO; and as The UN explains, the outbreak is the largest the world has ever seen with the number of cases is doubling every three weeks. Show More Summary
Melissa Rivers is planning to sue Yorkville Endoscopy over her mother’s death. According to Food World News, Mel will be holding the clinic accountable for her mom’s death, which could have been prevented according to several sources. Show More Summary
According to new models, the global population isn't going to peak anytime soon
MIT had been the king of colleges on our list of the Best Colleges in America for the last four years in a row, but this year Stanford University came out on top. But what's the opinion of folks who work in the finance world? The same,...Show More Summary
It is one of the biggest threats to public health in the developed world: Antibiotic-resistant infections are already linked to 23,000 deaths and 2 million illnesses in the United States each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Estimates of the economic impact vary, but have put the price tag as high [...]
Not even a superpower like the United States can solve the world's problems anymore, according to a quote attributed to German Chancellor Angela Merkel widely circulated over recent weeks.
Twenty years after Friends first charmed its way into the pop culture world, we still find ways to relate When your job's a jokes, you're broke and your love life's D.O.A., you can always find comfort in the confines of Monica's unrealistically massive New York apartment. Show More Summary
The chance that world population in 2100 will be between 9.6 billion and 12.3 billion people is 80 percent, according to the first such United Nations forecast to incorporate modern statistical tools.
In war-torn Syria, five of six World Heritage sites now 'exhibit significant damage' and some structures have been 'reduced to rubble,' according to new high-resolution satellite image analysis by the nonprofit, nonpartisan American Association for the Advancement of Science.
It seems like Japan is the only place where the CD still reigns supreme, at least compared to the dire market for the aging platform in the rest of the world. According to a new report from The New York Times, CDs still make up about 85% of album sales in the country, compared to [...]
Wargaming is adding racing to its ubiquitous World of Tanks battler. Tank Rally mode will "pit players against each other on a racing track full of destruction and explosive action," according to a new press release. The catch is that...Show More Summary
According to new Cadillac boss Johan de Nysschen, it will take between 10 and 15 years to elevate GM's top brand, which was once hailed as "The Standard Of The World," back to prominence in the minds of American customers. And to hear...Show More Summary
On Thursday’s broadcast of “Your World with Neil Cavuto” on the Fox News Channel, 21 st Century Fox chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch weighed in on the pending Scotland independence vote. According to Murdoch, should Scotland split from the United Kingdom, it would probably mean the end for David Cameron’s reign as prime minister. Show More Summary
According to the BBC, Eli Kari Gjengedal now holds the world record for continuous weather presenting. She broke the previous record of 24 hours on Norway’s TV2 by staying on for 33 hours. She was allowed to take a five minute breakShow More Summary
A report in Canada’s The Globe and Mail claims that Volvo is withdrawing from all but three major world auto shows – Detroit, Paris and one unnamed auto show in Asia – as part of a new marketing strategy. According to a Volvo spokesperson,...Show More Summary
In war-torn Syria, 5 of 6 Syrian world heritage sites now "exhibit significant damage" and some structures have been "reduced to rubble," according to new high-resolution satellite image analysis by the nonprofit, nonpartisan American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
A product that is being touted as “the world’s strongest medicated pizza” has hit dispensary shelves in the Los Angeles area. The frozen pizza is branded as Stoned Oven Gourmet Pizzas. According to Time Magazine, the weed-laced pizza business was started by 24-year-old “ganja entrepreneur” Henry Mark, the company sells these six-inch personal pizzas. Show More Summary