5 Presents For Your Music-Making And Music-Loving Loved Ones
December 19 2014 10:09 PM
Looking for a great gift for a music-maker? Here's five that will bring happiness to the musician or music lover in your life.
Same-Sex Marriages In Florida Could Start Jan. 6
December 19 2014 7:35 PM
The Supreme Court will not extend a stay in Florida's long battle between gay marriage advocates and opponents.
Mother Of 7 Of The 8 Murdered Australian Children Arrested
December 19 2014 6:45 PM
The woman, who was found with knife wounds, appears to be the only suspect.
Kilauea Lava Flow Could Hit Pahoa Village Shopping Center By Christmas
December 19 2014 5:04 PM
Lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano will hit a shopping center by Christmas. Residents and the state government are preparing for disaster.
Kurds Drive Off ISIS, Liberate Hundreds On Sinjar
December 18 2014 3:56 PM
Kurdish peshmerga, which were driven from Mount Sinjar earlier this year, liberated the region from the Islamic State Thursday.
The Best Quotes From Putin's Annual Press Conference
December 18 2014 11:07 AM
The Russian president once again brought out the symbol of the Russian bear to illustrate that he would not back down under Western pressure.
Guantanamo Bay Is Not Up For Negotiation With Cuba
December 17 2014 4:56 PM
The U.S. and Cuba are set to re-establish relations, but the U.S. says returning Guantanamo Bay isn't in the cards.
Russian Bank Run Coming? Depends Which Russian Outlets You Ask
December 17 2014 1:20 PM
The ruble crisis is overstated, says Russian state-owned media. Kremlin-critical outlets, however, are piling on and linking the crisis to Ukraine.
Pakistan Lifts Moratorium On Death Penalty
December 17 2014 9:18 AM
Pakistan will begin issuing approval for executions "within a day or two," following a Taliban attack that killed 141, including 132 children in Peshawar.
'The Interview' And Other Christmas 2014 Movies
December 17 2014 8:28 AM
Christmas Day movie releases this year include "Unbroken," "Into The Woods" and "Leviathan."
Mourners Grieve, Express Anger On Social Media Over Peshawar Attack
December 16 2014 11:34 AM
The Taliban attack on a Pakistani school has prompted many to change their social media photos to black boxes. Some have called for revenge.
Anonymous-Linked Journalist To Be Sentenced For Role In 2011 Stratfor Hack
December 16 2014 9:03 AM
Barrett Brown faces more than eight years in federal prison for allegedly helping hackers who stole hundreds of gigabytes of info from Stratfor.
Deadly Sydney Siege Ends After 16 Hours
December 15 2014 4:23 PM
Two hostages and the gunman, a self-styled Islamic cleric, died following a shootout after midnight.
Two Hostages, Gunman Killed In Shootout At Sydney Cafe
December 15 2014 11:49 AM
Officials said the shooter, a self-styled Islamic cleric from Iran, had a long arrest record with Sydney authorities.
Police Storm Sydney Café
December 15 2014 10:43 AM
A barrage of gunfire and explosions came as heavily armed police stormed a café where an Iranian man held more than a dozen people hostage.
Sydney Hostage-Taker Sent Derogatory Letters To Families Of Deceased Soldiers
December 15 2014 10:29 AM
Man Haron Monis has a history of sexual assault and Islamist agitation. He requested an Islamic State flag during his siege of a Sydney cafe.
Nearly 5,000 Now Dead In Ukraine
December 15 2014 10:18 AM
A "day of silence" has prevented civilian casualties since Dec. 9, but a new U.N. report shows that a September ceasefire has largely failed.
'I Can't Breathe' Won't Necessarily Stop Police
December 12 2014 4:02 PM
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio says there's a culture problem in the NYPD, but officers say they have a job to take control of an arrest.
Syrian Refugee Housing Burned, Tagged With Swastikas In Germany
December 12 2014 11:04 AM
Germany's latest anti-Muslim violence, a suspected arson, comes just days after 10,000 anti-refugee protesters marched in Dresden.
Pay Attention To Other Chinese Prisoners, Asks Nobel Prize Winner From Jail
December 12 2014 8:52 AM
The message, posted on Facebook by a fellow dissident, was the first his friend had heard from him in six years.