Sunday, August 2, 2015
Traveling at speeds of up to 390 kilometers per hour, 164 skydivers flying head-down built the largest ever vertical skydiving formation Friday over central Illinois, smashing the previous record.
The circle of life is closing in on the king of the jungle.
A Japanese fashion designer living illegally in France presented his latest women's collection at the Palace of Justice in Paris on Friday in a last-ditch effort to get his papers, his lawyer said.
PBS and the nonprofit group TED are teaming up to offer a six-night live event in New York this November with speakers including actor Adam Driver, musician Rufus Wainwright and author Sebastian Junger.
Saturday, August 1, 2015
Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm.
Super tall, super skinny and super expensive: a new generation of New York skyscrapers, some taller than the Empire State building, are altering the iconic skyline.
A female badger was recovering at a Polish animal shelter Wednesday, two days after the party animal was found passed out on a beach from having too much to drink.
It really is the little lander that could. The European Space Agency's probe Philae may be struggling to stay in touch, but its first finds on its new home are pretty special.
Friday, July 31, 2015
A raucous crowd attacked Uber drivers and their vehicles with clubs and stones outside the Mexico City airport, the company said Wednesday, as licensed taxi drivers demonstrated to demand a "total halt" to app-based rideshare services in the capital.
Toyota's new robot that glides around like R2-D2 is devoted to a single task: picking things up.