A powerful earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale hit central Nepal on Saturday morning, killing at least 1,130 people, damaging buildings in the country’s capital, Kathmandu, and sending tremors across northern India, Bangladesh and Pakistan
Protesters vowed to shut down Baltimore after police admitted Freddie Gray should have received medical treatment sooner
A computer outage that affected 7,000 Starbucks stores in the U.S. and 1,000 in Canada is resolved, allowing them to reopen
Laverne Cox, transgender activist and star of Orange is the New Black, told TIME, "We need more of what’s happening in the media in terms of visibility to affect policies and how we treat transgender folks"
Olympic gold medalist and TV personality Bruce Jenner confirmed in a new interview late Friday that he is undergoing a long-rumored gender transition, saying it would be his last time known as "Bruce"
President Obama praised the nation's spying operations as the most capable in the world while promising a review aimed at preventing future mistakes, a day after revealing an intelligence failure that cost the lives of two al-Qaeda hostages
David Ayer, director of the upcoming Suicide Squad film, gave the first official look at Jared Leto as the iconic DC villain The Joker. Ayer released the photo late Friday to celebrate The Joker’s 75th anniversary
Richard Corliss, who died Thursday at 71, reviewed more than 1,000 movies in the 35 years he spent as TIME’s resident expert on all things Hollywood. Here are some of his finest reviews, from Raging Bull and E.T., to There's Something About Mary and Fast Five
In response to declining profits, the retail store that once felt like a nightclub is turning down the music, turning up the lights and dropping the shirtless models that used to greet patrons. The company is also abolishing the attractiveness qualification for new workers
The company will replace the low calorie sweetener with two different artificial sweeteners. A PepsiCo executive explained in the announcement that "while decades of studies show aspartame is safe, we recognize that consumer demand is evolving"
The University of Florida is investigating a fraternity for allegedly spitting on wounded military veterans during an event at a Panama City Beach resort. "There is no doubt that some of our members engaged in ugly and unacceptable behavior," the fraternity said
Ten years of research published in the American Journal of Public Health has broken down the data by county, observing adults 21 and over who binge-drink and those who drink heavily — and the results show wide variation in the amounts Americans drink