Monday, April 14, 2014
Recounting her history-making adventure 50 years later, Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock plays it down as an enjoyable way to see the world.
The New York World's Fair of 1964 introduced 51 million visitors to a range of technological innovations and predictions during its run. Some of those ideas have turned out to be commonplace in our world.
Haiti's most respected filmmaker began production on a new film in Haiti this week, making perhaps the first feature to dramatize how people faced the topsy-turvy days and weeks after the 2010 earthquake.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
The U.S. National Security Agency on Friday denied a report claiming it was aware of and even exploited the “Heartbleed” online security flaw to gather critical intelligence.
Eddy Thomas, co-founder of a prominent Jamaican dance company that sought to promote African heritage in a country emerging from under British rule, has died, the group announced Friday. He was 82.
A magnitude-6.6 earthquake shook Nicaragua on Friday afternoon, sending people running frightened into the streets less than 24 hours after a magnitude-6.1 quake rattled the Central American country.
A North Carolina inmate described as a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang faces a federal kidnapping charge after authorities say he used a mobile phone to help orchestrate the abduction of a prosecutor's father.
A woman was sentenced to life in prison Friday for fatally stabbing her boyfriend with the stiletto heel of her shoe, striking him at least 25 times in the face and head.
Bud Zumwalt, who rose to become the youngest chief of U.S. naval operations, earning a reputation as a reformer fighting racism and sexism along the way, will have a ship named in his honor.
James Franco insists he's not been nervous at all about making his Broadway debut, not even before his first night in front of more than a thousand people.