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  • Teacher Invited 2 Students to Her Home for Sex: Cops

    Laura Rich, 38, was arrested Friday and charged with sexual assault by a teacher in Georgia.

    Inside Edition
  • This is the surreal 1997 press conference Donald Trump held to discuss Alicia Machado’s weight

    On May 17, 1996, in Las Vegas, Alicia Machado, a 19-year-old from Venezuela, was crowned Miss Universe, the beauty pageant that Donald Trump would buy later that same year. Eight months later, in New York City, Trump, the contest’s new executive producer, stood next to Machado as she rode a…

    Dylan Stableford
  • Sorry to alarm you but this cat called Steve legit thinks he's a lamb

    Look, we all have an identity crisis at some point in our lives, but this New Zealand tabby cat called Steve seems to have adorably kooked it. Steve was eight months old when his owners Amanda Whitlock and her partner Ben took in a small flock of orphan lambs. From there, things got weird. SEE…

    Mashable
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    Police shoot and kill a man in El Cajon, Calif. (9 photos)

    A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a “shooting stance,” authorities said. One of the officers tried and failed to subdue Alfred Olango with a stun…

    Yahoo News Photo
  • Unhappy Target customers send strong message on pill bottles

    Longtime customers of Target's pharmacies are finding a change in pill bottle design hard to swallow.

    Associated Press
  • Grandfather Sues 13-Year-Old Grandson in Death of Grandmother

    The elderly man claims the child's negligent behavior caused his grandmother's death.

    Inside Edition
  • Duterte declares upcoming Philippines-U.S. war games 'the last one'

    By Martin Petty HANOI (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte plunged one of the United States' most important Asian alliances deeper into uncertainty on Wednesday by declaring upcoming U.S.-Philippines military exercises "the last," and ruling out any joint navy patrols. The firebrand…

    Reuters
  • Mercedes Is STILL Running "Self-Driving Car" Ads For The NOT Self-Driving E-Class

    These ads need to be pulled before Mercedes gets its own Joshua Brown.

    The Drive
  • Stocks rise on OPEC production agreement; oil rally fades

    Energy stocks led most markets higher on Thursday after OPEC nations reached a preliminary deal to cut oil production for the first time in eight years. The price of crude, which shot up about 5 percent ...

    Associated Press
  • Nigerian militant group claims attack on oil pipeline in Niger Delta

    By Tife Owolabi YENAGOA, Nigeria (Reuters) - A Nigerian militant group claimed an attack on Thursday on a crude pipeline operated by state oil firm NNPC in the Niger Delta. Attacks on Nigeria's energy facilities by groups calling for the Delta region to receive a greater share of the OPEC member's…

    Reuters
  • Sombre Ukraine marks 75 years since mass slaughter of Jews

    A sombre Ukraine on Thursday marked 75 years since the World War II slaughter of 34,000 Jews on the outskirts of Kiev in one of the worst single massacres of the Holocaust. The carnage by Nazi forces at the Babi Yar ravine has caused decades of soul-searching and disputes in Ukraine over the…

    AFP
  • Why Public College Costs More Than an Ivy for Some Middle Class Kids

    The good news: If you’re the parent of a college-bound student, it could be cheaper to send your young person to an Ivy League school than to your friendly neighborhood public institution, a potential bargain for families struggling to pay for tuition, room, and board. The bad news: That down-is-up…

    TakePart.com
  • 5 Under the Radar Fruits and Vegetables to Try This Fall

    While these seasonal favorites are delicious and nutritious, you might be overlooking other fantastic fruits and vegetables in your pumpkin spice haze. While you can enjoy most fruits and vegetables year-round, many taste better and are more affordable when in season. Before you flashback to the…

    U.S.News & World Report
  • In Bali's deaf village, silence is golden

    Balinese women dressed in gold bodices dance to rhythmic drumming while waving fans as men in purple outfits sit cross legged around them, jiggling their arms and chanting. The village of Bengkala has been home to an unusually large number of deaf people for generations, and nowadays about 40 out…

    AFP
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    Philly man who stepped outside for smoke shot, killed

    Philadelphia Police say a man who stepped outside of a home to smoke a cigarette in Wissinoming was killed in hail of gunfire.

    WPVI – Philadelphia
  • Energy shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output deal

    Energy companies led a rally in Asian stock markets Thursday as investors welcomed news that OPEC nations planned to cut oil production for the first time in eight years in an effort to reduce a global ...

    Associated Press
  • Taliban leaders watched U.S. presidential debate, blast 'non-serious' Trump

    By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Taliban leaders followed the U.S. presidential debate closely but heard nothing on Afghanistan, a spokesman said on Wednesday, adding that they were not impressed by Republican candidate Donald Trump, whom they considered "non-serious". The leaders…

    Reuters