Several community and political leaders have criticized New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio in the wake of Saturday's fatal ambush of two police officers by a man who posted on social media specifically about wanting to kill police
The President said he doesn't consider the Sony hack an act of war, but "an act of cyber vandalism," adding, "we take it very seriously"
What you need to know about the winter solstice, which began Sunday at 6:03 p.m. E.T., marking the longest night and shortest day of the year
Veteran Tunisian politician Beji Caid Essebsi, who served in ousted autocrat Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali’s regime, claimed victory after a presidential run-off vote on Sunday. Tunisia is alone among Arab Spring nations in being hailed as a model for democratic reform
The transfer marks the first repatriation of prisoners to Afghanistan since 2009. 132 detainees are still being held at the Guantánamo Bay complex, which President Barack Obama vowed to shut down early in his presidency
The Peter Jackson film brought in $56.2 million over the weekend (and $90.6 million since its Wednesday opening), while Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb and Annie — all films showing in more than 3,000 locations — made almost $40 million less
Fox News Channel and Fox Business were blacked out Saturday on satellite TV provider Dish Network, after the two parties failed to agree on a new contract, in negotiations that had gone on for the last several weeks. Both sides are pointing fingers at each other
An orangutan named Sandra has been granted certain rights by a court in Argentina. Lawyers argued that Sandra was a “nonhuman person” and was being detained illegally in a zoo. The case rested on whether the court decided the orangutan was a “person” or a “thing”
The 72-year-old, widely considered the greatest fighter in boxing history, has battled Parkinson's for decades. Rahman Ali refuted reports in October that his brother's health had declined to the point where he was too ill to speak
Jameis Winston, the star quarterback accused of sexual assault by a female Florida State student in December 2012, has been cleared in his Code of Conduct case at the university and will not face discipline, a judge has ruled
John, 67, and Furnish, 52, recently revealed they decided to marry after England's legalization of same-sex marriage in March. Furnish said, "We feel it's really important to take that step, and take advantage of that amazing change in legislation. We all live by example"
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said the shooting occurred at around 3 a.m. in the Tampa Bay–area city and that a suspect has been taken into custody after fleeing the scene of the shooting in a vehicle and crashing into a pole and another vehicle