Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, has died, her family said Thursday.
A near constant wind buffets the top deck of Boat 36826 as it patrols the seas north of Hong Kong's largest island, Lantau.
The DNA of human embryos has been altered and studied for the first time in the UK, offering new insight into the early stages of human development.
StoryCorps is hoping people give their social media apps a break for a few minutes this Thanksgiving and instead use one designed for listening.
An retiredmember of the Canadian Mounted Police is facingfive years in a Maine prisonfor money laundering and smuggling millions of dollars worth of protected narwhal tusks into the United States, reports the CBC.
Melania Trump will, weather permitting, have her first event at the White House Kitchen Garden on Friday, eight months into her role as first lady.
Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was allegedly assaulted while campaigning for a "no" vote in an increasingly divisive national survey over whether to allow same-sex marriage.
Facebook says it will give $1 million to the Red Cross in Mexico to help rebuild areas that were decimated by a powerful earthquake this week.
The Australian refugee deal that US President Donald Trump once derided as "stupid" and "horrible" is happening.
Boxer Jake LaMotta, whose life was depicted by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died at the age of 95, according to a report from The Associated Press.