A powerful earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale hit central Nepal on Saturday morning, killing at least 876 people, damaging buildings in the country’s capital, Kathmandu, and sending tremors across northern India, Bangladesh and Pakistan
A computer outage that affected 7,000 Starbucks stores in the U.S. and 1,000 in Canada is resolved, allowing them to reopen
The University of Florida is investigating a fraternity for spitting on wounded military veterans at a Panama City Beach resort
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
Freddie Gray should have received medical attention at the spot where he was arrested—before he was put inside a police van, authorities said. Baltimore police have come under intense scrutiny after Gray suffered an unexplained spinal injury that led to his death
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
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
The company will replace the low calorie sweetener with two different artificial sweeteners, it said Friday. A PepsiCo executive explained in the announcement that "while decades of studies show aspartame is safe, we recognize that consumer demand is evolving."
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
The state extended its public health emergency in Scott County for another month on Friday as a new report released by federal and state health officials reveals disturbing trends in injection drug use in a county of only 4,200 people