Indiana Gov. Mike Pence promised to 'fix' a controversial new religious freedom law to clarify that it does not allow businesses to discriminate
Nigerians voted President Goodluck Jonathan out of power Tuesday in a stunning upset, handing former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari the presidency
Lufthansa said Tuesday the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 told his flight school that he had had a "serious depressive episode"
"To judge him or his comedy based on a handful of jokes is unfair," Comedy Central said of new Daily Show host Trevor Noah, who came under fire for his tweets. "Trevor is a talented comedian with a bright future at Comedy Central"
Iran and six world powers will pass the negotiators' self-imposed Tuesday night deadline over its nuclear program by at least a day. After 12 years of negotiations, Iranians feel that a peaceful resolution is at last within grasp, opening up the country to economic progress
Amazon on Tuesday introduced a new online store focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) toys that help children develop valuable skills in in-demand fields. The top pick on the store’s front page was a child-friendly microscope
The White House reaffirmed a commitment to cut carbon emissions by up to 28% by 2025 in a Tuesday submission to the U.N. that promises new regulations on power plants, new fuel economy standards for some vehicles and rules to address methane emissions
An accused bank robber who authorities said escaped custody at a Virginia hospital, stole a gun and led authorities on a nine-hour manhunt has been captured in Washington, D.C., after a massive pursuit
As of Tuesday, the outbreak, which has persisted for more than a year, has infected 25,178 people and killed 10,445, according to new numbers released by the World Health Organization (WHO)
Researchers say the sport with the highest rate of concussions suffers from a dearth of effective safety helmets. Price appeared to have no effect on performance, with helmets priced at $100 outperforming helmets at triple the price
Hillary Clinton emailed her staff on an iPad as well as a BlackBerry while secretary of state, despite her explanation she exclusively used a personal email address on a homebrew server so that she could carry a single device, according to new documents
The survey found that 57% of Republicans aged 18-34 said they had a positive view of birth control, and two-thirds of them agreed that "every adult woman should have access to affordable, effective birth control"