Students and teachers were evacuated this morning at the Connecticut school, which now holds classes in a nearby town following the 2012 mass shooting in Newtown.
Name: Dapper Dan Age: "Are you talking about chronological time or biological time?" Neighborhood: Harlem Occupation: Designer, hip-hop fashion icon.
New research suggests one motivation for communicating on Facebook (and other social-media sites): to keep some of our connections on the “back burner” as potential future romantic partners.If you’re not currently in a romantic relationship, it makes sense that you may think of some people in your social network as romantic ...
Ever since North Korea's George Clooney was seen limping in public this summer, there's been nonstop speculation about his continued ability to do everything perfectly all the time.
So this is what Derek Jeter was hinting at and dodging confirming. Officially retired from baseball for about 60 hours, Jeter has started rolling out his multimedia play, moving fast to capitalize on the glow of his farewell tour by announcing “The Players’ Tribune” this morning.
A police cruiser attempted to shoo a group of black teenagers out of Park Slope on a Saturday afternoon by shouting "get out of the neighborhood" at them over the car's loudspeaker, according to a witness.
The real name of what U.S. officials are calling the Khorasan Group may be the "Wolf Unit" of Jabhat al-Nusra, according to a report filed by a Dubai-based television outlet.
The inventory crunch that's been plaguing Manhattan's real estate market lately? Looks like we may have rounded that bend, judging from third-quarter reports released today by brokerage firms.
After an April 29 execution went wrong and caused nationwide outrage, Oklahoma has revised its protocol for such future instances.
The New York Times announced a new round of layoffs this morning intended to "safeguard the newspaper’s long-term profitability." About 100 newsroom jobs will be eliminated, as well as a number of editorial and business-side positions.
An unknown intruder who apparently skipped a whole bunch of anger-management classes broke into a Fresno-area poultry farm on September 20 and killed almost 1,000 chickens.
President Obama’s line in Iraq has been “We can’t do it for them” when it comes to fighting ISIS and fixing the country, stressing the need for Iraqi forces to step up and defend themselves, too.
After weeks of hearing dire reports about the spread of Ebola in West Africa, many Americans were understandably terrified when the first Ebola case was diagnosed in the U.S.
While the nation has been freaking out about a man with a knife running into the White House, there's been one silver lining for the Secret Service: at least nobody knew about the gun-toting man who stood next to the president just three days earlier.
In a recent 60 Minutes interview, President Obama said the U.S. intelliegence community underestimated ISIS, and that didn't sit well with expert apologizer Chris Christie.
Q3 TV ratings are in, and Fox News is now the "most-watched basic cable network for the quarter in primetime." But how many of those viewers are bloggers waiting for the most cringe-worthy, SMH moments to clip and send into the viral ether?
In the latest ill-advised ISIS comparison of the last few days, some Twitter activists have begun comparing Israel to the terrorist group using its alternate name, ISIL.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed a patient in Dallas has the Ebola virus, Reuters reports, the first confirmed case in the U.S.
The ongoing student-led protests in Hong Kong, still tens of thousands strong and showing no signs of abetting, are obviously the work of the meddling West, according to the Kremlin.
Just weeks after two British tourists were found murdered on a Thai beach, the country's tourism minister wants to tag all future visitors with identification bracelets.According to Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, the information on said bracelet would make it much easier for locals to assist lost, drunk, or otherwise out of it ...