Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory July 4 message to President Barack Obama on Saturday, emphasizing that "Russian-American relations remain the most important factor of international stability and security"
Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be shakier than brash Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has calculated, analysts say
Moderators shut down hundreds of the online message board’s most popular sections on Friday in apparent protest at the surprise removal of a popular employee. Reddit CEO Ellen Pao and chairman Alexis Ohanian tell TIME what happened
Ava DuVernay said she considered directing the Marvel superhero movie, but ultimately decided the project wasn't for her. “I think I’ll just say we had different ideas about what the story would be," she said at the Essence Festival
Officials in California are warning that fireworks could easily spark wildfires in a state where 71% of areas are in a state of extreme drought or worse. Some 300 fires were started by fireworks last year
Two years to the day after the army overthrew Islamist president Mohammed Morsi, worshippers at Cairo's Tahrir Square mosque prayed for soldiers killed by militants in Sinai and the country's chief prosecutor, assassinated by car bomb in the capital
A New York City man in a wheelchair has been arrested two days after he pocketed $1,212 in a daytime bank robbery then fled on two wheels. Kelvin Dennison, 23, said he was using the wheelchair after being shot
The former Secretary of State said Friday that she is hopeful that a nuclear agreement with Iran can be reached before next week's deadline, indicating support for the draft agreement that may or may not come into force
Real estate mogul said the fatal shooting of a young woman at a popular San Francisco tourist spot was further proof the U.S. needs to crack down on border control, his latest in a string of controversial comments about immigration policy.
President Beji Caid Essebsi declared a state of emergency on Saturday, more than a week after a gunman at a popular resort attacked foreign tourists on the beach, killing 38 people — but it wasn't immediately clear why
The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included
Ticketholders to Meghan Trainor's concerts in New Jersey and Connecticut this Fourth of July weekend will have to find new plans. She has postponed the two tour dates after a vocal cord hemorrhage caused her doctors to put her on complete vocal rest