NASA is staging a major media event to announce the latest discovery made by its planet hunting Kepler space observatory.
A 26-year-old man fell to his death in China while doing pull-ups on a 62-story skyscraper. Wu Yongning, also known as the “Chinese Superman,” learned the hard way that he could not fly when he slipped off the side of a building when he failed to climb back up after completing three pull-ups on ledge.
Well, that settles it then: While introducing her husband at a rally Monday night in Midland City, Kayla Moore, wife of Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, said that "fake news will tell you that we don't care for Jews," but that just can't be because "one of our attorneys is a Jew!
A woman on a Southwest Airlines flight from Portland to Sacramento would have killed for the chance to smoke a cigarette Saturday.
Watch Video Former basketball player Dennis Rodman wants President Donald Trump to give him a chance to talk with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
Standing outside of a Roy Moore rally in Midland City on the eve of Alabama's special Senate election, peanut farmer Nathan Mathis held a photo of his daughter, Patti Sue Mathis, and a sign with a strong message.
Suspended UCLA men’s basketball player LiAngelo Ball is going to play in Lithuania after a very public feud between his father Lavar Ball and the president over his role in saving his son and two other players from imprisonment in China.
A video of Russian Post packages, piled on a snowy airfield and being scattered by a plane's jet stream, has emerged online, adding to the Post's notoriety for outrageously mishandling packages.
Last week’s decision by the US president to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital is bound to backfire, hastening the demise of the Jewish state and banding Muslims together, Iran's defense minister has said.
Transgender recruits will be accepted into the military starting on New Year’s Day after a federal judge dismissed the Trump administration’s claims that such recruits could hurt military readiness, according to The Washington Post.
The former NYPD commissioner says preliminary info suggests it was done in the name of ISIS. A man detonated a pipe bomb in a subway near Times Square at around 7:30 am Monday, in what New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling “an attempted terrorist attack.” The attacker is originally from Bangladesh, and the Trump administration seized on the attack as a reason to call for changes to the American immigration system, arguing that family-based immigration, which allows US citizens and permanent residents to bring certain family members to the United States, is responsible for the attacker’s presence in the country.
When military branches don’t submit criminal convictions to the FBI, it impacts more than just gun purchases.
The two-time Oscar winner has been dropped by his agent and publicist, and Netflix has effectively fired him from the final season of House of Cards.
In a strange campaign where the front-runner disappeared and the polls are all over the place, turnout patterns will matter most.
The Alabama special senate election happens Tuesday. Republican Roy Moore casts himself as the victim of a national barrage of unjust allegations of sexual misconduct with teenagers, while rival Doug Jones hopes to become the state's first Democratic senator in two decades.
After a delay, the U.S. Treasury Department finally released on Monday a one-page document it called an "analysis of growth and revenue estimates" of the Republican tax plan, agreeing with the Trump administration that there will be an annual economic growth of 2.9 percent, more than enough for the plan to pay for itself over 10 years.
Former U.S. Secretary of State and Alabama native Condoleeza Rice weighed in on the controversial election for the U.S.
Watch Video French President Emmanuel Macron's Make Our Planet Great Again contest, an effort to lure climate scientists to France in the wake of the U.S.' withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, has announced its first winners.
The New Yorker magazine says it has cut ties with well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza for alleged sexual misconduct.
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