By Thursday afternoon, the number of children poisoned by their school lunch at a rural school in Bihar, India had risen to 23.
About 6,000 people in California have been ordered out of their homes by authorities worried that a wildfire is quickly moving toward a more populous area southeast of Los Angeles.
The crew of a North Korean ship carrying a clandestine cargo of Cold War-era weapons from Cuba has been charged with endangering public security by Panamanian authorities, who seized the vessel earlier this week.
“It is with a heavy heart that we share with all of you that Talia has earned her wings at 11:22am.”
In the shadow of a dramatic showdown over the filibuster of White House nominations, the Senate voted to advance the nomination of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Looking ahead after the not guilty verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman for the death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin — a case that reignited the national discussion about race relations:
Back in May of 2009, Howard Stern called his producer’s ceremonial first pitch at a Mets game “the most embarrasing ceremonial first pitch in baseball history.”
In October, Malala was shot in the head by Taliban militants who attacked a schoolbus she was on. She was targeted for her campaign promoting girls’ rights.
Amazon describes Robert Galbraith’s best-selling novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling, as “a brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein.”