At least two coal-filled barges have sunk and about a dozen others have been corralled after they broke loose on a river in western Pennsylvania, colliding with bridges as they floated freely downstream.
Chinese navy pilots aboard the country‘s sole operating aircraft carrier have completed their first nighttime takeoffs and landings.
Congolese officials say at least 49 people have died after a boat tipped over on the Congo River in the country‘s northwest.
Elizabeth Sung, the veteran TV and film actress who starred in ‘The Young and the Restless‘ soap opera, died Tuesday. She was 63.
In a rant captured on video, a driver lashed out at a Korea-American U.S. military veteran this week during an apparent road rage incident, using her fingers to make slanted eyes and shouting racist comments.
President Donald Trump‘s decision to walk away from a plan to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month in Singapore caught a lot of people off guard, including, it appears, Kim Jong Un.
Pakistan‘s upper house of parliament has passed a bill giving equal rights to 5 million people in the restive northwestern tribal region.
The defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors are on the brink of failing to make the NBA Finals for the first time in three seasons after falling to the Houston Rockets in Game 5 on Thursday night, 98-94.
Voting was underway in Ireland on Friday on a referendum that could legalize abortions in the country, which currently bans the practice except in rare cases when the mother‘s life is in danger.
Nebraska authorities seized 118 pounds of fentanyl a highly addictive opiate during a routine truck stop last month. Nebraska State Patrol said Thursday that the seizure was the largest in the state‘s history, and ‘one of the largest ever in the U.S.‘
A Tennessee man was being investigated after leaving his adopted 1-year-old daughter in his pickup truck at his home while he left for a business trip, police said Thursday.
The revelation this week that a Texas woman had falsely accused a state trooper of sexually assaulting her during a traffic stop is the latest of several in the last two years alone in which video footage was critical to clearing a police officer of alleged wrongdoing.
A grocery store clerk has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting of a teenager who allegedly stole a beer.
As NATO shifted into new headquarters in recent weeks, part of the move involved a tombstone-like chunk of polished granite, a memorial to those who paid the ultimate price in service of the military alliance.
A manhunt was continuing near Toronto early Friday for two suspects who entered an Indian food restaurant Thursday night and planted an "improvised explosive device" that detonated and injured 15 people, three of them critically, Canadian authorities said.
Spain‘s Socialist opposition is challenging Mariano Rajoy‘s government by filing for a vote of no confidence after judges ruled that the governing Popular Party profited from a large kickbacks-for-contracts scheme.
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Some NFL players are reportedly planning new protests during the national anthem ‘just to spite the NFL‘ in wake of the league‘s new anti-kneeling policy that was announced Wednesday.
At its heart, Pluto may be a gigantic comet.
A Syrian war-monitoring group says suspected Israeli strikes hit a military base overnight in central Syria that houses Lebanon‘s militant Hezbollah group alongside other factions allied with the government in Damascus.
The Netherlands and Australia are holding Russia legally responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was shot down over war-ravaged eastern Ukraine nearly four years ago, killing all 298 people on board.
One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind."
Miss America 2018 Cara Mund is grateful to be a pageant winner in this day and age.
When Lior Raz sat down with his longtime friend Avi Issacharoff to write a TV show about their experiences serving in the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF), the Israeli actor never though anyone would see it.