The Chinese Internet giant Alibaba saw its shares jump 38% in its first day of trading as a public company in the U.S., raising more than $21 billion and netting company leader Jack Ma, above, the distinction of the biggest IPO ever
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell laid out his most sweeping response yet to a wave of domestic violence scandals on Friday
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said he'd attempt to unseat the first Socialist leader France has had in 22 years by challenging François Holland
The former Secretary of State is widely expected to run for president again in 2016, letting political observers move on from the usual will-she-or-won't-she to another, more nuanced parlor game: When will she announce her candidacy?
The E! television show Fashion Police will continue in January 2015 despite the death of its star Joan Rivers, the network announced Friday. "Joan would have wanted the franchise to continue," the network said in a statement
The Islamist militants who have taken over swathes of Syria and Iraq have proven remarkably adept at using 21st century technology, but experts say ISIS's social media savvy doesn’t translate into a real cybersecurity threat against the U.S.
Here Comes Honey Boo Boo's Mama June and Sugar Bear have called it quits. "Sugar Bear and I have decided to take some time apart to figure out some things in our relationship," Mama June – aka June Shannon – told PEOPLE
When a group of 16 researchers from across the world looked at mortality trends from 2000 to 2010, they were encouraged by the results. “We actually found that mortality is falling very rapidly,” the study’s lead author said
A Utah doctor convicted of murdering his wife in a case that became a true-crime cable TV obsession was sentenced Friday to 17 years to life in prison at a hearing in which his daughter called him a monster. "My father's facade has now crumbled," she said
A new study suggests that Millennials have big expectations for big businesses. The study found that Millennials—a generation typically attributed with aversion to, and distrust of, major institutions—look to the corporate world to help solve global problems
Police were executing two search warrants on Friday, in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student who went missing last weekend, based on a tip they received which chief of police Timothy Longo says he hopes is a break in the investigation
A pro-pot organization will host a weed giveaway in Denver Saturday to get cannabis in the hands of military veterans who seek it. Grow4Vets exists to “reduce the staggering number of Veterans who die each day from suicide and prescription drug overdose”