More than 800 migrants dead in Mediterranean
The United Nations refugee agency says it believes more than 800 people drowned when a boat packed with migrants trying to reach Europe sank…
Antitrust charges filed against Google
The European Union's executive branch hit Google with official antitrust charges on Wednesday that allege the company abuses its dominance in…
World's oldest person dies at 116
Just days after becoming the world's oldest documented person, 116-year-old Gertrude Weaver died Monday in Arkansas.
Why India's air pollution plan isn't promising
India, among the world's worst polluters, launched a national air-quality index. However, that might not be enough to curb its huge…
Unusually short lunar eclipse dazzles viewers
The total eclipse of the moon lasted only a short time, but it still dazzled.