Oprah Winfrey has visited the grave of a black Alabama woman whose rape by six white men in 1944 drew national attention and whose story was highlighted in Winfrey's recent Golden Globes speech
Lava fountaining regularly from the Philippines' most active volcano has flowed nearly 2 miles from the crater in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption
Some of the nation's largest recording studios file suit, saying they want to stop a music-streaming service aimed at fitness enthusiasts from using songs by Beyoncé, Bieber and other stars
Two freelance journalists have won the first American Mosaic Journalism Prize for reports on the struggles of U.S. immigrants and others the prize founders say are underrepresented or misrepresented
Ever been woken up by a rooster crowing in the morning and wonder why the roosters themselves don’t go deaf from their own crow? Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.
Minnesota Public Radio releases additional details of the sexual harassment allegations against Garrison Keillor; the former radio host is pushing back against the woman's account
Hyeon Chung has become the first Korean to reach the semifinals of a Grand Slam, beating Tennys Sandgren in the quarterfinals to follow up his upset victory over six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic
A newspaper report has found that in the days before mudslides devastated California neighborhoods, officials released conflicting evacuation orders that left some hard-hit neighborhoods out of the warning zone
Twelve people, including eight soldiers, skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan were injured Tuesday by flying rocks during a sudden eruption, officials said. One soldier later died
Two little words are causing a big headache for smartphone users in India: "good morning." That's because so many folks in the country of over 1.3 billion people are sending happy little photos that bear the message to so many of the people they care about. According to the...
A court in Vietnam has started the trial of a former executive accused of embezzling from the state oil giant and who Germany says was kidnapped from there by Vietnamese agents last year