The United Nations Security Council called Saturday for a ceasefire in the Palestinian-Israeli bombardments as casualties in the Gaza Strip continue to rise. All 15 Security Council members approved of a statement that called for a de-escalation of violence
Apple on Saturday denied claims made on Chinese state media that its iPhone presents a security risk to customers by compromising location data
More than a month after being critically injured in a car crash, actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has been released from a medical rehabilitation center
Argentina is likely to need a Messi moment to win its third World Cup title in its third Cup final against Germany when the two teams face off Sunday at the famed Maracanã stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Here are their likely strategies, informed by a shared history
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley broke publicly with President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Friday, calling for a more humane policy toward the tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors who have illegally crossed into the U.S.
Tommy Ramone, the last surviving original member of the groundbreaking punk band the Ramones, died Friday at the age of 65. Dee Dee Ramone died of a drug overdose in 2002, while Johnny Ramone and Joey Ramone died of cancer in the mid aughts
Better Call Saul, the spinoff of the Emmy-winning series Breaking Bad, will be a period piece set in 2002, the AMC network confirmed. The show’s debut season will consist of 10 episodes and will appear in early 2015
Organically-grown fruits, vegetables and grains have substantially higher levels of antioxidants and lower levels of pesticides than conventionally-grown produce, according to a comprehensive review of earlier studies on the matter
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says both of Afghanistan’s presidential candidates are committed to abiding by the results of the “largest, most comprehensive audit” of the election runoff ballots possible. They've also agreed to a national unity government
Cupcake chain Crumbs filed for bankruptcy Friday evening, with plans to sell to a large investor group and reopen for business after abruptly shuttering its dozens of stores earlier this week. Cupcakes will continue to be central to Crumbs’ menu
Vice President Joe Biden told the nation’s Democratic and Republican governors Friday that it is up to them to lead the country out of political gridlock. He also called for congressional action on infrastructure spending and workforce training programs
James will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, a squad he left in 2010 for the Miami Heat and a move that prompted intense scorn. But, he tells Sports Illustrated: "I’m ready to accept the challenge. I’m coming home"