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Singles Day sales for Alibaba top $31 billion, breaking last year's record

World - 1 hour 59 min ago
Alibaba's online retail blitz known as Singles Day has pulled in $24 billion so far, China's biggest e-commerce company said on Monday.

Why Evo Morales resigned

World - 2 hours 47 min ago
Bolivia's political crisis deepened Sunday as President Evo Morales resigned amid allegations of "serious irregularities" during last month's election and pressure from the country's armed forces.

Kevin Hart makes first public appearance since car accident at the People's Choice Awards

Entertainment - 3 hours 48 min ago
Some of the biggest names in Hollywood flocked to the E! People's Choice Awards Sunday night.

Bird of the Year: Rare anti-social penguin wins New Zealand poll

Science & Nature - 4 hours 8 min ago
The rare hoiho becomes the first penguin to take the title, after two weeks of "memes and trash-talk".

Hong Kong's leader warns city is at 'brink of no return'

World - 4 hours 32 min ago
A 21-year-old protester was shot in the chest with a live round by a police officer in Hong Kong early Monday morning, as traffic stalled and clashes broke out across the city.

High-profile White Helmets backer found dead

World - 4 hours 32 min ago
A high-profile supporter of the "White Helmets" group, officially known as Syria Civil Defense, has been found dead in Istanbul, according to Turkish authorities.

Elisabeth Moss wants to star in a Hallmark Christmas movie

Entertainment - 4 hours 44 min ago
If you can somehow erase Elisabeth Moss in "The Handmaid's Tale" from your mind, she wants us to imagine her in a much lighter role. A role, say, as a Hallmark Channel heroine who saves some small-town bookstore form shutting down just in time for Christmas.

'Lady and the Tramp' issues a familiar bark to introduce Disney+

Entertainment - 4 hours 47 min ago
Disney's strategy of turning animated classics into live-action movies takes a streaming detour with "Lady and the Tramp," a respectable if uninspired version of the 1955 film that grooms some of its more problematic elements. Premiering on Disney+, it's a modest addition to the genre that passes, barely, the "Who's a good family movie?" test.

'Game of Thrones' coffee cup mystery deepens after star denies responsibility

Entertainment - 5 hours 14 min ago
Game of Thrones' eight-year run ended in May to decidedly mixed reviews.

Planet Mercury passes across the face of the Sun

Science & Nature - 5 hours 30 min ago
Astronomers are observing a rare event, a transit of the planet Mercury.

Uber CEO called Jamal Khashoggi's murder a 'mistake.' Now he's trying to put it right

World - 5 hours 34 min ago
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has reportedly tried to clarify his description of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder as a "mistake" by the Saudi government.
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