Fifty years ago this week, Apollo 11 blasted off for the moon. The mission’s "one giant leap" remains a defining moment in human history. And what they brought back to Earth has become more valuable than ever imagined. Mark Strassman reports.
Three people died and 26 others were injured when a ride at an amusement park in Ahmedabad’s Kankaria Lake lawn came crashing down on Sunday evening. Total of 31 persons were in the swing at the time of the accident, which has a capacity of 32.
A shocking video shows a customer at a New York bagel store losing it because he says women reject him over his height. The man, identified as Chris Morgan, lives on Long Island.
“Why is it OK for women to say, ‘oh, you're five feet,’ on dating sites. ‘You should be dead?’ That's OK?” he screamed during the incident. When pointed out that no one in the store had said that to him, he replied, “Women in general have said it on dating sites.”
Fifty-one migrants, including 21 children, were found hidden in secret compartments of a truck in Mexico.
Officials used a large X-ray scanner at a checkpoint which uncovered the people who were mostly from central America.
Footage of the X-ray shows a ghost-like truck filled with the brightened silhouettes of the migrants, some sitting, others lying down along two levels in the crowded compartments.
The migrants from Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Ecuador, 21 of whom were minors, are now in the custody of the country's National Migration Institute (INM), government officials said in a statement late on Sunday.
America’s oldest woman has just turned 114 years old. Serenaded by family and friends with Stevie Wonder's classic take on "Happy Birthday," Alelia Murphy reached the milestone on July 6. To mark the occasion, New York State Senator Brian Benjamin declared the date be known as Alelia Murphy Day in Harlem.
A day after a 6.4-magnitude temblor rattled Ridgecrest, what was initially recorded as a 7.1-magnitude quake again shook the Kern County town, and was felt across Southern California. Twenty minutes later the USGS downgraded it to a 6.9. Then within minutes experts upgraded it back to 7.1.
The Russian military has sent a Sukhoi Su-27 twin-engine fighter aircraft to identify a US Airforce P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol plane as it was approaching the Russian state border from the Black Sea.
The Su-27 came within a safe distance from the US spy plane, forcing the Boeing-produced aircraft to “immediately” change course and turn away from the Russian border, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported Friday.
The intercept comes amid large-scale Sea Breeze exercises, featuring Ukraine, the US and over a dozen NATO allies, that kicked off in the Black Sea on July, 1. Over 30 warships and 24 aircraft are involved in the drills.
The death of an Ethiopian-Jewish teen at the hands of an off-duty police officer has sparked protests across Israel. Israeli police allowed the protests but had to step in when they turned into violent riots, a spokesman tells RT.
From his agent: “With sadness, I can confirm that Kendrick Norton was in a car accident last night and suffered multiple injuries, including the amputation of his arm. We ask that you continue to pray for him. His family also asks that the public respect Kendrick’s privacy.”
An American family is grieving after a woman was killed by sharks in the Bahamas. Police in the Bahamas say 21-year-old Jordan Lindsey was attacked by three sharks while snorkeling off Rose Island Wednesday afternoon.
Las Vegas police confirmed Tuesday that the department fired a veteran officer who froze in the hallway of a Las Vegas Strip hotel during a 2017 mass shooting as a gunman on the floor above opened fire on a country music festival.
Hendrex acknowledged in a police report that he was "terrified with fear" as the gunman above killed 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Nipsey Hussle and his alleged killer reportedly discussed snitching allegations minutes before the man fatally shot the famed rapper outside his Los Angeles clothing store in March. The prosecutor says Holder was heard saying to Hussle: “So you’ve never snitched?” or “Haven’t you snitched?”
An avowed white supremacist who deliberately drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters, killing a young woman and injuring dozens, apologized to his victims Friday before being sentenced to life in prison on federal hate crime charges.
James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, had pleaded guilty in March to 29 of 30 hate crimes in connection with the 2017 attack that killed Heather Heyer and injured more than two dozen others.
Ashley Nicole Ross and Glen Anthony Ross are now in jail in Humphreys County after deputies said the couple sold narcotic opioids to a woman in McEwen, Tennessee, which is nearly three hours from Memphis, two weeks ago.
The woman who bought the narcotics overdosed, and when she was found dead, the drugs were traced back to the Rosses in the Memphis area, Humphreys County Sheriff Chris Davis said in a news release.
Deputies then went undercover and offered Ashley Ross $1,000 for another delivery. When she delivered, they arrested her, and then found her husband with the help of Memphis and Bartlett Police.