Bill Cosby admitted in a newly-released 2005 deposition that he obtained Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with. He admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman
The Tibetan spiritual leader talked with TIME on the morning of his 80th birthday, holding forth about aging gracefully, mending a broken heart, maybe meeting Pope Francis one day, and much more
The South Carolina Senate has voted 37-3 to remove the Confederate flag from a pole on Statehouse grounds. As soon as the bill passes the House and is signed by Gov. Nikki Haley, the symbol of the Confederacy will be removed
Jerry Weintraub, the well-connected producer behind series like Ocean's Eleven and The Karate Kid, has reportedly died at 77. He worked with everyone from Elvis Presley to Steven Soderbergh.
A key Manhattan politician called on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to honor the U.S. women's soccer team with a ticker-tape parade through the city's Canyon of Heroes, which has feted the Giants and the Yankees.
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said that "the possibility exists" that NSA leaker Edward Snowden could be allowed to return to the United States from Russia, adding that he "spurred a necessary debate" no surveillance tactics.
A jubilant atmosphere after a referendum that rejected austerity turned less so as Greece's banks announced they will remain closed on Tuesday and Wednesday and that cash machine withdrawals will stay limited to about $50 per day per account
Roughly 1 million people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city on Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of his three-nation South American tour, hoping for a glimpse of Latin America's first pope returning to his home soil
Diplomats involved in the Iranian nuclear negotiations say the hardest part is the nature and extent of international inspections, especially given Iran's history. Iran has sent mixed messages on how much access inspectors would get to suspected nuclear sites
Reddit interim CEO Ellen Pao apologized Monday for a "long history of mistakes," in an apparent response to the hundreds of thousands of the site's users who have called for her to step down in recent days over management decisions
Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner clarified an earlier statement about women who are beautiful and funny in Hollywood, saying in a statement that he only meant to refer to how actress Goldie Hawn has been viewed.
A vast majority of healthcare workers acknowledged that they show up to work while feeling sick, even if they know it poses a risk to their patients, according to a new survey. Most said they would work while sick because they didn't want to let coworkers down