Gene Wilder, the star comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died. Along with his longtime collaboration with Mel Brooks, Wilder was known for playing the charming candy man in the children's favorite "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory"
Four weeks from tonight, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face off in the first of three presidential debates. Both candidates have started debate prep, with Trump relying on former Fox News boss Roger Ailes and Clinton studying Trump's past comments
The U.S. urged Turkish troops and Kurdish forces in Syria to halt their fighting, saying it hinders efforts to defeat ISIS. But Turkey's president vowed to press ahead with the military operation
Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its fall product launch event in San Francisco. The tech giant announced the date for the Sept. 7 launch by sending out invitations to tech journalists and industry analysts
Huma Abedin says she’s splitting from Anthony Weiner after reports that he was caught in another sexting scandal. “After long and painful separation consideration and work on my marriage, I have made the decision to separate from my husband," she said
A legal ruling that would send 28 detained immigrant mothers and their children back to Latin America despite their claims they would be persecuted upon return was upheld by a federal appeals court
Humanity's influence on the Earth is so great, an entirely new geological epoch called the Anthropocene should be declared, according to scientists who recommended the change to the International Geological Congress
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are less forthcoming than past presidential candidates on everything from health records to taxes to their campaign jets. That's going to hurt the winner.
Suspended President Dilma Rousseff addresses the Senate in a showdown pitting accusations that the she hurt Brazil's economy with budget manipulations against her argument that she did nothing wrong and is being targeted by corrupt lawmakers
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has found breaches in Illinois and Arizona's voter registration databases and is urging states to increase computer security ahead of the November presidential election, according to a U.S. official familiar with the probe
The world's best-known human ancestor fossil—widely known as Lucy—likely died following a fall from a tree, according to new research. Scientists behind the study took CT scans of the 3.18 million-year-old fossil to evaluate what caused Lucy's fractures
The singer not only wowed the crowd with a 16-minute performance of 'Lemonade', she took home an armful of Moonmen trophies on Sunday night at the annual Video Music Awards. Here's who else took home awards