Some of the suspects are said to have ties to DESA, the company building an electric dam protested by the environmental activist.
In what’s being hailed as a “miracle,” Leicester City, a small club from central England that started the season at 5000-1 odds of winning the prestigious title, has clinched the trophy.
Environmentalists opposed to a US-EU trade deal say documents they leaked prove corporations have too much say. But EU officials say that’s “flatly wrong.”
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom says the refugee crisis, political strife and economic dislocation all contributed to a worldwide deterioration of religious freedom last year.
On May 1, 1866, Memphis was home to a massacre that killed 46 African-Americans and injured many others. Now a historical marker shows an ongoing rift between white historians and black activists.
Most James Beard awards go to haute cuisine, but one prize recognizes classic neighborhood joints. And increasingly, the winners are immigrants whose cultures haven’t yet dissolved in the melting pot.
The Zika epidemic has prompted renewed debate over the controversial Helms Amendment, which prohibits use of U.S. government money to fund abortions in other countries.
Some say the Nightly Show host utterly bombed his routine at Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Others say he simply had a different crowd in mind.
New research into the lives of past Biggest Loser contestants found many regain much of the weight they lost in the show –sometimes 100 pounds or more — because their biology works against them.
The state has been steadily losing manufacturing jobs for years. The issue is already playing a big part in the presidential campaign, and it could drive a lot of people to the polls on Tuesday.
As PC sales fall, the Silicon Valley giant is struggling to remake itself to keep up with cloud computing and mobile. Intel recently announced the layoff of 11 percent of its workforce.
Voting began today and will run through next week, with five names to choose from. So far, the young birds have been known only as DC2 and DC3.
Tiffany Anderson serves as a crossing guard in the Jennings School District outside St. Louis, Mo. She’s also the superintendent, and that’s just one way she stretches district money in creative ways.
Can I Eat That? by food critic Joshua David Stein gets young readers curious about their food. And it’s fun for adults, too!
The prosecutor, who had previously recommended Liang not serve any jail time, said the fatal shooting of Akai Gurley was “not police brutality.” Liang’s defense attorney called it a “tragic accident.”