Truck Driver Plows Into Bikers in Manhattan, Kills 8 in Possible Terror Attack
An unidentified man drove a pickup truck onto a popular bike path in lower Manhattan, leaving eight people dead and injuring many more.
Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort & Aide Indicted, Plead Not Guilty [UPDATED]
The former chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Paul Manafort, has been indicted on numerous charges, including conspiracy against the United States, money laundering, tax fraud and making false statements to federal authorities.
Boy Scouts to Begin Admitting Girls, From Cub Scout Up to Eagle Scout
The Boy Scouts of America will soon open up its programs, allowing girls to join Cub Scout units and also to become Eagle Scouts, the organization's highest rank.
Comedian Ralphie May Dead at Age 45
The popular stand-up comic had been suffering from pneumonia.
Hurricane Irma Tears Through Caribbean With Record Strength, Heading for Florida
Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever measured, has made landfall on the Caribbean islands of Barbuda and Antigua, and passing by just north of Puerto Rico. Following that, if the gargantuan storm continues on its current path, its core would hit the Florida coast by Sunday morning.
Monday’s Solar Eclipse: 3 Things You Should Know
The total solar eclipse set to take place this Monday, August 21, is a rare, almost magical treat for anyone interested by what's up there in the sky and how it works. NASA has been preparing for the celestial event, and we wanted to share a few key pieces to help you better enjoy and understand what's about to happen.
Wrestling Icon Ric Flair in Medically Induced Coma, Preparing for Surgery
Ric Flair, a star of the professional wrestling world for decades, entered the hospital over the weekend facing "tough medical issues" that appear to have gotten even more serious. A World Wrestling Entertainment source told TMZ that Flair is now in a medically induced coma and will undergo a surgical procedure...
White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci Ousted After Just 10 Days on the Job
Anthony Scaramucci, installed as White House communications director on July 21, has resigned following the appointment of John Kelly as President Donald Trump's new chief of staff.
NPR Tweets Declaration of Independence, Trump Supporters Call It ‘Propaganda’
For some strange reason, folks on Twitter thought Thomas Jefferson's words about rejecting tyranny was referring to Donald Trump rather than King George III.
Four Dead, Including Gunman, at UPS Warehouse in San Francisco
A gunman opened fire on his fellow employees at a UPS facility in San Francisco, killing three people before turning the gun on himself. The shooting occurred just before 9 a.m. local time on Wednesday.
Bill Cosby Trial, Day 3 — Accuser Returns to Witness Stand After Dramatic Testimony
Following a chilling first-day account of what she claims Bill Cosby did to her, Andrea Constand was back in court facing questions from defense lawyers.
Multiple Dead in Orlando Workplace Shooting [UPDATED]
Authorities have announced "multiple fatalities" in suburban Orlando, the result of a gunman opening fire inside a local business. The shooter is among the dead.
Some Guy Put a Peeing Dog Statue Next to the Fearless Girl on Wall Street
Bad dog. Dumb artist.
Car Crashes Through Times Square, Killing One, Injuring Many More
A maroon Honda sedan careened through a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square in New York City, killing one person and injuring at least 12 more. Police are investigating, but do not believe it was a terror attack.
Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Dies at 77
The founder and former CEO of Fox News has died following a serious fall.
House of Representatives Passes Bill to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
The House of Representatives voted on Thursday in favor of the American Health Care Act, which would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, which is commonly known as Obamacare. Congressional Republicans took a step forward in their years-long quest to repeal the Obamacare, the 2010 law that reshaped the country's individual health insurance market.