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Finding personality under the sea

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:30
Grant Stirton quit his career as an investment banker to become a dive guide in Thailand and explore his true passion: photography under the deep blue sea.

Chris Brown leaves the Philippines

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:27
Singer Chris Brown left the Philippines on Friday after a contract dispute initially prevented him from departing the country.

Pluto may have 'nitrogen glaciers'

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:26
Pluto would appear to have glaciers of nitrogen ice, the latest pictures from the New Horizons probe suggest.

The week in 38 photos

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:23
Take a look at 38 photos of the week from July 17 through July 23.

Burundi President wins third term

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:22
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has been re-elected, the African country announced Friday, ending a violence-marred election period and giving him a third term that critics contended he should never have been allowed to seek.

Wrestler Hulk Hogan apologizes for racist remarks

Entertainment - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 18:16
Legendary wrestler Hulk Hogan issued an apology Friday after the National Enquirer released a transcript of statements he made that included racial slurs.

Device limits aircraft bomb impact

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 17:02
A new system that contains the explosion of bombs smuggled onto aircraft has been successfully tested.

LeBron James 'a weirdly good actor'?

Entertainment - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 15:37
Judd Apatow joins "CNN Tonight" to discuss "Trainwreck," the performance of Amy Schumer, LeBron James' acting chops, and political correctness in comedy

Turkey to give U.S. military access to bases

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 13:31
The U.S. and Turkey have reached a "tentative handshake deal" to increase U.S. and coalition access to Turkish air bases, including the base at Incirlik, according to an administration official.

Dozens dead after bomb attack in Turkey

World - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 13:31
More than 30 people were killed and at least 100 others were wounded in what Turkish officials called a terrorist attack.

Step forward for computing by light

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 08:23
Engineers and physicists have discovered a property of silicon which could aid the development of faster computers.

Australia's role in search for alien life

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 06:04
Searching for alien life with a telescope down under

Plastic bag use rises for fifth year

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 04:38
The number of single-use plastic bags handed out by UK supermarkets increases for the fifth year, rising to 8.5 billion.

Four-legged snake fossil discovered

Science & Nature - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 00:24
Scientists find the first ever four-legged snake, which lived at the time of the dinosaurs and probably dug burrows.

Rudd criticised for climate plans

Science & Nature - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 23:37
The energy and climate change secretary faced accusations of "grotesque hypocrisy" as she outlined the government's plan to tackle climate change.

Fresh water 'key' to monsoon forecast

Science & Nature - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 23:07
Trying to predict the South Asian monsoon by studying the ocean

Reality TV lawyer found dead in California home

Entertainment - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 20:03
A reality television lawyer who called herself the "legal diva" was found slain in her California home, her family said.
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