Truck Driver Plows Into Bikers in Manhattan, Kills 8 in Possible Terror Attack
An unidentified man drove a pickup truck onto a popular bike path in lower Manhattan, leaving eight people dead and injuring many more.
Boy Scouts to Begin Admitting Girls, From Cub Scout Up to Eagle Scout
The Boy Scouts of America will soon open up its programs, allowing girls to join Cub Scout units and also to become Eagle Scouts, the organization's highest rank.
Hurricane Irma Rips Through Florida Keys, Heads Up Southwest Coast Toward Tampa
Hurricane Irma finally made landfall on the continental U.S. Sunday morning, battering the Florida Keys first and then proceeding north to the southwestern coast of the Sunshine State.
Watch: Hurricane Irma Live Tracking, Expected to Hit Florida Directly by Sunday
Hurricane Irma is now all but certain to hit Florida directly, likely making landfall sometime around sunrise Sunday morning, according to weather experts.
Monday’s Solar Eclipse: 3 Things You Should Know
The total solar eclipse set to take place this Monday, August 21, is a rare, almost magical treat for anyone interested by what's up there in the sky and how it works. NASA has been preparing for the celestial event, and we wanted to share a few key pieces to help you better enjoy and understan…
At Least 12 Dead, 80 Hurt in Barcelona Terror Attack [UPDATED]
A van rammed into a group of people in a popular tourist area in Barcelona, Spain, injuring many and killing at least one person.
‘Game of Thrones’ Death Rankings: Which Characters Won’t Survive Season 7?
Game of Thrones has famously specialized in death ever since Ned Stark beheaded a deserting Night’s Watchman in the third scene of the very first episode. But that poor guy, we hardly even knew him — for as we would soon find out, Game of Thrones‘ true talent is in killing off m…
O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After 9 Years in Prison for Robbery
He can go free as early as October 1.
Multiple Dead in Orlando Workplace Shooting [UPDATED]
Authorities have announced "multiple fatalities" in suburban Orlando, the result of a gunman opening fire inside a local business. The shooter is among the dead.
Ringling Brothers Circus Performs Final Show After 146 Years, PETA Claims Victory
With the close of the country's most famous circus, animal-rights activists cheered the end of 'The Greatest Show on Earth.'