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Ferry capsizes in Iraq's Tigris river killing 71

World - 4 hours 15 min ago
At least 71 people died, including 12 children, when an overcrowded ferry capsized in Iraq's Tigris river in Mosul during Nowruz and Mother's Day celebrations.

Emilia Clarke reveals she underwent two life-saving brain surgeries

Entertainment - 7 hours 18 min ago
Emilia Clarke revealed on Thursday that she has undergone two brain surgeries in the last eight years.

Neil deGrasse Tyson returning to TV after misconduct investigation

Entertainment - 7 hours 25 min ago
Astrophysicist and author Neil deGrasse Tyson is returning to television following accusations of inappropriate behavior, which he denied.

Why this spring break will be different

World - 7 hours 29 min ago
Ah, spring break -- the time of the year when tens of thousands of college kids head to the beach for fun, sun and shenanigans. But increasingly, these warm-weather locales are giving young partyers a chilly reception.

K-pop star Jung Joon-young arrested in sex video scandal

Entertainment - 8 hours 29 min ago
K-pop star Jung Joon-young was arrested Thursday over allegations that he shared sexually explicit videos of women filmed without their knowledge or consent, South Korean police said.

'Us' delivers thrills, but it's no 'Get Out'

Entertainment - 9 hours 39 min ago
"Us" is a solid, almost old-fashioned thriller. What it isn't, notably, is a movie that matches the sky-high expectations raised by writer-director Jordan Peele's first film, "Get Out," wildly enthusiastic festival buzz and its slick marketing campaign.

Student praised for calling police as driver torches school bus

World - 9 hours 53 min ago
Italian police say a quick-thinking student hid himself and called authorities when a school bus carrying 51 children was hijacked and set on fire by its driver.

IVF ethics pioneer Mary Warnock dies

Science & Nature - 9 hours 56 min ago
The philosopher Baroness Mary Warnock has died at the age of 94.

British politicians advised to take taxis home amid fears of Brexit violence

World - 10 hours 5 min ago
British Members of Parliament have been advised to take taxis home, over fears that they could be attacked by members of the public over the handling of Brexit.

Cory Booker says he is 'blessed' to be with Rosario Dawson

Entertainment - 10 hours 28 min ago
Sen. Cory Booker gushed about his newly public relationship with actress Rosario Dawson during an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."

Glacier melt on Everest exposes bodies of dead climbers

World - 10 hours 31 min ago
Mount Everest expedition operators are finding increasing numbers of climbers' dead bodies on the world's highest peak as high temperatures melt glaciers and snow.

Amy Schumer on why she revealed her husband's autism diagnosis

Entertainment - 10 hours 48 min ago
Amy Schumer is hopeful that at some point being diagnosed with autism will be no big deal.

Birmingham mosque attacks probed by counter-terrorism officers

World - 10 hours 52 min ago
Counter-terrorism police have launched an investigation after five mosques in the British city of Birmingham were attacked on Thursday.

Etihad is still bleeding money. Is it time to merge with Emirates?

World - 11 hours 18 min ago
Etihad Airways has often come to the rescue of struggling airlines. Now it has serious problems of its own and may have to consider merging with its bigger neighbor to cut its losses.

The ski racer working on a construction site to fulfill his dream

World - 12 hours 8 min ago
When the snow melts, when fields of white turn luscious green leaving no remnants of winter behind, Harry Laidlaw will leave Europe and return to Australia.

Check out Apple's new AirPods 2

World - 12 hours 14 min ago
The Apple product surprises keep rolling out this week.

Suspect in Utrecht shooting 'had terrorist intent'

World - 12 hours 33 min ago
Dutch prosecutors believe that the suspect in the Utrecht tram shooting that killed three people on Monday had a terrorist motive, but authorities are probing if this was combined with any "personal problems," according to a statement released on Thursday.

Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies

Science & Nature - 13 hours 24 min ago
The remains of mountaineers who died on the world's highest peak are being exposed as its ice melts.

Lee Daniels opens up on 'Empire' team's 'pain' and 'sadness'

Entertainment - 13 hours 57 min ago
Lee Daniels is speaking out about what life has been like on "Empire" during the Jussie Smollett controversy.
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