President Barack Obama on Thursday directed U.S. intelligence officials to take all precautions after receiving credible intelligence that al-Qaida militants in Pakistan may be pursuing a plot to carry out car or truck bombings in Washington, D.C., and New York City to coincide with the tenth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Astronomers have outdone themselves by doing the (seemingly) unimaginable: Discovering an invisible exoplanet.
A Bowling Green man has been charged with murder, voluntary manslaughter and felonious assault in the death of up-and-coming Ohio MMA fighter Phil Masterson this weekend on South Bass Island.
Ali Lohan, Lindsay Lohan's 17-year-old sister, sported a much altered face when she stepped out with Linsday in Beverly Hills Wednesday, sparking debate over whether she has had plastic surgery. Her lips looked plumper, her nose more refined, completely redesigned eyebrows, and more prominent cheekbones. Usually thin, Ali was looked much thinner.
Saucy swimwear is pretty much a requirement for the Donald Trump-owned Miss Universe pageant, but thanks to Miss Columbia, Catalina Robayo, so is another one: Wearing your skivvies while making official appearances.
When will it arrive: Rumor has it that an Apple fixture at Best Buy is set for Oct. 21. On Monday, Bloomberg reported that Deutsche Telekom, a German Telco company, has started selling it by taking reservations from its subscribers. Despite technically being non-existent, reports have indicated that the iPhone 5 is going into production overseas this week. If true, that would align with a Best Buy early October release. So you can look forward (eventually) to a September reveal.
Reese Witherspoon was reportedly struck by a car while jogging in Santa Monica Wednesday morning.
Brett Cummins can usually predict storms for his job as an Arkansas weatherman, but he couldn't have possibly seen this one brewing.
An Arkansas weatherman is being questioned by police after he was found sleeping in a hot tub next to a naked dead man who detectives say was wearing a dog collar.
Iran on Sunday hanged three men found guilty of forbidden acts as well as two convicted rapists and a drug trafficker in prison of the southwestern city of Ahvaz, the ISNA news agency reported.
A third National Guard member has died following the shooting rampage inside an IHOP restaurant in Carson City, Nev., authorities said late Tuesday. The death told now stands at five after Tuesday morning's shootings.
As it turns out, a man's ring finger can tell a lot about him.
In yet another lawsuit against AT&T and T-Mobile, Sprint filed Tuesday its own in an attempt to block AT&T from acquiring T-Mobile.
From the looks on their faces, it seems like they've just been reunited with a long-lost friend. As it turns out, they were: the outside world filled with daylight to greet them.
Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE) is now taking customer reservations for the next-generation of Apple Inc.'s iPhone 5 starting Sept. 5, as new evidence supports rumors that the iPhone 5, expected to be revealed in October, will launch on Sprint's nationwide CDMA network this fall.
Spaceport America will be the world's first purpose-built commercial spaceport, and it is almost finished.
After dramatically downgrading its relations with Israel on Friday, Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country is totally suspending all trade and military ties with Israel, as relations between the countries continue to sour.
Like Newt Gingrich before her, GOP presidential hopeful Michelle Bachmann has lost two of her most senior aides. Ed Rollins, Bachmann's campaign manager, said he cannot work rigorous, 14-hour days every day; his deputy, David Polyansky, will also be stepping down.
She didn't say she was running for president, but Sarah Palin gave a presidential-stump-like speech that wrangled a crowd bigger than former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's on Monday.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is heading home from South Carolina to monitor wildfires that are blazing across his state.
In a summer where brush fires have surpassed the worst-season-in-history records, multiple wildfires blazed across southeast Texas Sunday, scorching thousands of acres, stretching across a 16-mile area, and destroying 300 homes, authorities said.
Turkey dramatically downgraded its relations with Israel on Friday, expelling the country's ambassador and cutting military ties with its former ally over Israel's refusal to apologize for an armed assault on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla that killed nine people.
Mitt Romney promised Friday to unveil his proposal to cut federal spending and business taxes in a bold jobs plan that would call for a reduction of burdensome regulations and also seek a balanced budget.
Peruvian prosecutors have charged Joran van der Sloot with first-degree murder in last year's killed of an Alabama university student the defendant met at a Lima casino.
Pizza restaurants typically offer delivery options, but the Japanese branch of Domino's pizza plans on taking their customer service to new heights ... by building a store on the Moon.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is set to announce Friday the top members that will comprise his presidential campaign staff.
One of New York City's highest ranking officials resigned last month, but what Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration failed to disclose was that his Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith has been arrested on domestic-violence charges before his resignation.
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller said Wednesday that he plans to promptly pay $5 million -- the maximum allowed under Indiana's government liability law -- to victims of the state fair stage collapse last month.
What's a palace without a few ghosts?
Almost from the start, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has enjoyed a relatively comfortable lead over his competitors in the GOP presidential race, but it was only a matter of time until someone usurped his title as No. 1. The time has finally come -- and it has come in the form of Texas Gov. Rick Perry.