British Prime Minister Theresa May will ask for a short extension to the process of leaving the European Union.
Zaid Mustafa should have been at school on Wednesday. Instead, he was being pushed in a wheelchair to the graves of his father and brother, surrounded by mourning strangers in a country he had only recently made home.
Peppa Pig, the perky little porcine beloved of preschoolers across the world, is at the center of a sexism row, after London's fire service accused makers of the hit show of using "out of date stereotypical gender specific wording."
Choosing between a world-class flower festival, Argentine wine harvest or trans-Africa road rally may be tough for travelers, but spring is calling and it's time to make a choice.
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Spring equinox, also called the vernal equinox, is here. Find out how ancient traditions still echo in our modern world, and also discover what's special about 2019.
Mike Trout, one of the most sought-after baseball players of his generation, looks set to agree a 12-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Angels worth a stunning $430 million, according to multiple reports.
Theresa May will not request a long delay to Brexit from European leaders, according to Downing Street sources.
Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper writes that we need to bring people together to create a national strategy that minimizes the gap between the skills our people have and the skills a 21st century economy needs.
Theresa May will this week ask the EU for an extension to Article 50, the legal process by which Brexit is happening. How will it respond?
For millions of people across the globe, Nowruz is no small celebration. Think Christmas, New Year's and Fourth of July combined -- and add to that fire festivities, delicious meats, rice and spices, family gatherings, street dances and loud banging on pots.
It is a picture which has been described as showing a "great athlete at her most powerful." Tayla Harris, a star forward for the Australian Football League women's side Carlton is captured in the air having kicked the first goal of the game in a match between her side, the Blues, and Western Bulldogs.
The US Food and Drug Administration announced on Tuesday it has approved the first medication specifically targeted to treat postpartum depression in women. The treatment is administered as a single 60-hour IV drip, and could offer new hope to moms.
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In the wake of last Friday's attacks in Christchurch in which 50 people were killed, New Zealand faces a defining moment on the availability of guns in society.
A group of progressive organizations will host a summit with 2020 presidential candidates in Washington, DC, next month, aiming to reinforce their issues heading into next year's Democratic primary.
Funny thing. Democrats, who keep losing elections where they get more votes, want to get rid of the Electoral College and Republicans, who keep winning elections where they get less votes, want to keep it.
Traditional pensions are disappearing in America, and the federal government just made it easier for employers to get rid of them.
Europe has slapped Google with another big antitrust fine, the third in a series of billion-dollar penalties the US tech giant has faced for hindering competition.
House Oversight committee chairman Elijah Cummings accused the White House of an "unprecedented level of stonewalling, delay and obstruction" in a Washington Post op-ed published Tuesday as his committee seeks information related to multiple ongoing investigations into the Trump administration.
It was supposed to be one of the few areas of bipartisanship.
The petrochemical facility fire that brought towers of black clouds, heavy smoke and bursts of flames to Deer Park, Texas before it was extinguished early Wednesday was not an unfamiliar site for the area.
The suspect accused of carrying out Friday's terror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, was likely on his way to carry out a third shooting before he was stopped by authorities, New Zealand's top police official said.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has sparked a diplomatic row by linking the Australian gunman in the Christchurch mosque massacres to a battle involving Australian and New Zealand troops in his own country more than a century ago.
Last week, a Georgia family thought they might lose their home after their mom was shot to death outside a bank. Now, thanks to celebrity Tyler Perry, they will keep their home and more.
The fire in the suburban Houston area sent towering black clouds and even a fireball into the sky late Tuesday.
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Hong Kong plans to build one of the world's largest artificial islands, at a cost of around $80 billion.
Nearly 14,000 feet below the surface of the South Pacific, a remote-controlled research craft has glimpsed the hull of an aircraft carrier, the USS Wasp, that hadn't been seen since 1942.
During a four-month period in late 1965 and early 1966, four new Boeing 727 jets crashed. Boeing obviously survived the crisis from the mid '60s. So what lessons can it apply to its current situation?