Thursday, January 15, 2015
Tanzania has banned witchdoctors to try and stem a surge in murders of albinos, whose body parts are sold for witchcraft, officials said Wednesday.
A terminally ill Detroit teenager who was surprised by a visit from rapper Eminem has died.
State records indicate that employees at a Houston-area pesticide plant where a poisonous gas leak killed four workers in November may have been periodically exposed to the dangerous fumes for years.
Combine a fish tank and a driverless car and what do you get? The WitStar, an autonomous electric vehicle from China's GAC.
A Republican congressman from Texas apologized Tuesday after he essentially compared U.S. President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler in a tweet about last week's deadly attacks in France.
A children's beauty pageant in Colombia, dubbed “Little Miss Thong,” sparked outrage online Tuesday, but local officials are defending the contest in which eight-year-old girls parade in skimpy swimwear.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
President Francois Hollande vowed Tuesday that France would “never yield” to terror in an emotional tribute to three police officers shot dead in an Islamist killing spree, as four Jews gunned down in the attack were buried in Israel.
Hackers supporting Islamic militants took over the Twitter and YouTube accounts of a major U.S. military command Monday, in what the Pentagon called an annoying prank that did not breach military networks or access classified data.
Coming-of-age drama “Boyhood” may have earned top honors at the Golden Globes weekend, but industry watchers say everything is still up for grabs in the all-important Oscars race.
“Twin Peaks” returns to TV, FBI agent Dale Cooper will be along for the ride.