Rape-killing of seven-year-old heightens Indian outrage

The body of a seven-year-old girl who had been raped and strangled was found in India Tuesday, compounding outrage over a series of horrific...

Former US first lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

US first lady Barbara Bush died Tuesday at the age of 92, triggering an outpouring of praise for the matriarch of a Republican family...

A New York Pro-Gay Right Activist, Lawyer David Buckel Sets Himself Ablaze In Protest

A prominent New York lawyer has died after setting himself on fire in Brooklyn's Prospect Park to protest against the use of fossil fuels. David...

In the 21st Century, Mananjari A Village In Madagascar Still See Twins As A...

In the 21st century, in a village called Mananjary, twins are still seen as a curse. In this village, the dead ancestors are believed...

I’m Retiring From Politics To Spend More Time With My Family – US House...

House Speaker Paul Ryan is not seeking re-election and will retire from Congress after this year, the Wisconsin Republican announced Wednesday. "You realize something when...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg will face a ‘reckoning’ at Congress hearings, lawmakers say

WASHINGTON POST - When Mark Zuckerberg testifies to the US Congress next week, the Facebook chief executive will face off with lawmakers who have...

Twitter: We Won’t Aid Terrorism Anymore, so far freezed 1.2 million terrorist-related accounts

Twitter suspended more than 1.2 million accounts that were promoting terrorism over a two year stretch, the company announced Thursday, including more than 274,000...

US Navy Chaplain Fired After He’s Caught On Video Having Sex At A New...

A Navy chaplain was fired last month from his post at a Marine Corps command after he was caught on video having sex with...

Why is China building ECOWAS a $32 million headquarters?

Free gift? China extends influence in Africa with $32M grant for ECOWAS regional HQ China raised eyebrows this month by announcing it will give the...

Facebook revamps privacy tools as tighter EU rules draw near

Social media giant preparing for European Union's General Data Protection Regulation, which goes into effect in May NEW YORK, New York (AP) — Facebook is...