Alabama Heads to the Polls in a Vote Seen as a Referendum on Values

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — Depending on who is making the case, Alabama’s special Senate election Tuesday is about either continuing the “Trump miracle” in Washington or allowing “decency” to prevail...

Jimmy Kimmel Returns to Live! With Baby Billy in His Arms

Jimmy Kimmel made his emotional return to late-night with his son Billy in his arms! The 7-month-old baby boy co-starred in his famous dad’s opening monologue on Monday, one week...

Uruguay Smokes the Competition With World’s Biggest Ever Barbecue

A small city in Uruguay has hosted the world’s largest known asado, winning bragging rights over a rival barbecue hotspot in Argentina. Minas — about 65 miles northeast of Uruguay’s...

British Banker Rurik Jutting Is Applying to Appeal His Double Murder Conviction

Rurik Jutting, convicted last year of the murder of two women in Hong Kong in a case that made headlines around the world, applied for leave to appeal his...

Charles Jenkins, a U.S. Army Deserter Who Fled to North Korea, Has Died in...

(TOKYO) — Charles Jenkins, a U.S. Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. He was 77. Jenkins was...

A Chinese ‘Rooftopper’ Has Fallen to His Death While Scaling a Skyscraper

A Chinese climber famous for scaling skyscrapers without any safety equipment has died after falling from a 62-story building in the city of Changsha, according to his girlfriend. The 26-year-old...

The Rape and Murder of a 6-Year-Old Girl in India Has Reignited Outrage

After another brutal rape and murder of a young Indian girl, demonstrators have gathered in the northern state of Haryana to protest the failure of police to identify a...

Vladimir Putin Says Russian Troops Will Partially Withdraw From Syria

Russian troops will soon begin exiting Syria under new orders from President Vladimir Putin, who made an unannounced visit to the war-torn country Monday. “I order the defense minister and...

‘I’ve Got Something to Say to This Guy.’ Watch Stephen Colbert React to the...

Stephen Colbert weighed in on the New York City bomb attack Monday, during his nightly monologue on the Late Show aired only hours after the 27-year-old suspect was arrested. Colbert...

China Is Preparing for an Influx of North Korean Refugees, Report Says

A Chinese county bordering North Korea is preparing for an influx of refugees, according to what appears to be a leaked document cited by the New York Times, revealing...

Hezbollah Shifts Its Focus to Israel in the Wake of Washington’s Jerusalem Move

(BEIRUT) — Tens of thousands of Lebanese and Palestinians attended a Hezbollah rally in Beirut on Monday, where the militant group’s leader vowed to return its focus to Israel...

Roy Moore and Doug Jones Make One Last Push for Alabama Votes

(HUNTSVILLE, Ala.) — Alabama Democrats see Tuesday’s special Senate election as a chance to renounce a history littered with politicians whose race-baiting, bombast and other baggage have long soiled...

A Foot Has Been Found on the Beach in Canada. It’s the 13th Such...

A dismembered foot washed ashore inside a shoe on a beach in British Columbia this week — the thirteenth such discovery on the same stretch of coast over the...

Google Doodle Honors Nobel Laureate Max Born, the Famed German Quantum Physicist

German physicist and mathematician Max Born, awarded a Nobel Prize for his contributions to quantum physics, is seen hunched happily over a flurry of textbooks and scribbled equations in...

Forced Evictions in China’s Capital Spark a Rare Display of Dissent

Hundreds of protesters marched on a local government office in Beijing Sunday in a rare show of public dissent following a slew of forced evictions in the capital. The protests...