Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program resumed in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday but were almost immediately beset by competing claims, just hours after diplomats abandoned a March 31 deadline to reach the outline of a deal and agreed to press on
Lawmakers gave final approval to a religious freedom bill that critics says opens the door to discrimination against gays and lesbians
Iraq's defense minister says security forces have achieved a "magnificent victory" over the Islamic State group in Tikrit
The singer shared her thoughts with TIME as part of a conversation about the future of music and youth culture. "We are moving forward. As much as we get distracted by stupid laws that make us feel like we’re regressing, we’re not," she said
The heads of Lufthansa and its low-cost airline Germanwings are visiting the site of the crash that killed 150 people amid mounting questions about the co-pilot and how much his employers knew about his mental health
TIME is tracking the best April Fools' Day pranks of 2015—from a selfie stick for dogs, to salmon-flavored vodka and drone-delivered 3D custom pizzas—so you can make sure you don’t fall for any of them
Music icon Joni Mitchell was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday after being found unconscious in her Los Angeles home. According to her website, the singer "regained consciousness on the ambulance ride to an L.A. area hospital"
The Palestinians formally joined the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, as part of a broader effort to put international pressure on Israel and exact a higher price for its occupation of lands sought for a Palestinian state
Andrew Getty, among the heirs in a family whose name is synonymous with elite American wealth, was found dead in his Hollywood Hills home from what was most likely natural causes or an accident, authorities and family members said.
Police in Denver arrested an UberX driver Tuesday on suspicion of attempting to burgle a woman's house after he dropped her off at the airport. The incident is the latest to raise safety concerns regarding the hugely popular ride-sharing app
A study from Brown University suggests gamers, who are already known to have better visual-processing skills, may also be able to improve on those attributes faster than the average person. A researcher compared them to athletes who learn quickly
His invention made him a millionaire after it went on sale in 1975. But he came to regret creating the Pet Rock. “Sometimes I look back and wonder if my life wouldn’t have been simpler if I hadn’t done it,” he said in 1988