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Lori Loughlin felt she had 'no choice' but to plead not guilty

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 14:01
Actress Lori Loughlin felt she had no other option but to plead not guilty in the college admissions scandal, a source close to Loughlin tells CNN.

Student sues JD.com CEO Richard Liu over alleged rape

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 13:11
The billionaire founder and chief executive of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has been accused in a lawsuit of rape by a college student in the United States.

Salah stars on cover of TIME 100

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:56
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is one of six TIME 100 cover stars, the magazine's annual list of the world's most influential people.

Airlines will raise fares this summer. Here's why

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:40
Airfares are almost certain go up this summer. Troubles with the Boeing 737 Max are part of the reason.

Raunchy real estate promo horrifies internet

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:01
Guests are often told to make themselves at home -- but a sultry pair of actors have pushed that invitation to its limits, much to the gleeful horror of the internet.

Rare kakapo parrots have best breeding season on record

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:00
Kakapos were one of New Zealand's most common birds, but they are now on the brink of extinction.

Passenger boat sinks: 150 missing

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 11:37
As many as 150 people are missing after a passenger boat sank on Lake Kivu in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, President Felix Tshisekedi said.

French billionaires lead fundraising for Notre Dame

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 11:08
The billionaires behind many of France's top luxury brands have pledged €300 million ($339 million) to help reconstruct Paris' Notre Dame cathedral following a devastating fire.

The teenager helping Ajax slay Europe's giants

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:59
There are few football clubs like Ajax. There are even fewer, perhaps, with as clear a pathway between academy and greatness.

Spikes on trees in Oxford to 'stop bird poo'

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:28
A wildlife campaigner says he believes the spikes are to stop birds from messing on cars.

BTS' new music video breaks YouTube record

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:09
K-pop group BTS can now add two new titles to their long list of accolades: YouTube's most-streamed video in the first 24 hours of its release, and the fastest video to hit 100 million views.

BTS' new music video breaks YouTube record for most views in 24 hours

Entertainment - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:09
K-pop group BTS can now add two new titles to their long list of accolades: YouTube's most-streamed video in the first 24 hours of its release, and the fastest video to hit 100 million views.

What you need to know about France 2019

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 09:09
Twenty-four teams will compete at next year's tournament in France, which will be held from 7 June to 7 July. Across nine host cities, 52 matches will be played to determine the winner.

Can you be gay online in China? Social media companies aren't sure

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 08:48
Weibo can't seem to get it right.

China's economy surprises in Q1

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 05:34
China's ginormous economy could be showing renewed signs of life in 2019.

Ancient Egypt's spellbinding mummy portraits

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 04:06
While ancient Egyptian mummy portraits have long been objects of curiosity, only a minimal amount of scholarship exists about them. Many questions have lingered since they were uncovered by archeologists around the Egyptian city of Fayum in the late 1800s.

Hyundai's Genesis has a new teeny luxury car

World - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 01:07
You may be used to thinking of luxury cars as big and ultra-roomy, but Genesis, the luxury automaker spun off from South Korea's Hyundai a few years ago, unveiled something Tuesday night on a much smaller scale.
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