The sun has emitted the third significant solar flare within 24 hours, the strongest X-class flare this year so far.
Having a hysterectomy with or without ovary removal in mid-life does not increase a woman’s risk of cardiovascular disease compared to women who reach natural menopause, says a new study.
A recent research at the University of Missouri has discovered that an individual can indeed successfully try to be happier, especially when cheery music aids the process.
President Barack Obama’s personal popularity may still be holding out, but his administration’s has taken a huge hit in recent days over a string of controversies. Yashwant Raj reports.
The Justice Department is opening a criminal investigation of the federal tax collection agency just as another probe concludes that lax management enabled agents to improperly target conservative groups for extra scrutiny when they applied for tax exempt status.
President Barack Obama seemed to lose control of his second-term agenda even before he was sworn in, when a school massacre led him to lift gun control to the fore.
Professions of love and support for 19-year-old Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are popping up on social media websites by the thousands, driven in part by scores of US schoolgirls who insist the "brown-eyed, baby-faced teen" has been framed.
US President Barack Obama has congratulated PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif, set to become Pakistan's next Prime Minister, on his election victory and pledged to further strengthen friendly ties with Islamabad.
An underwear company from France has raised 19,000 euros from enthusiastic investors for its next titillating creation — sweet-smelling underpants for men.
A US man claims to have stumbled upon a 70-year-old original top-secret recipe for Coca-Cola and is now selling the formula on-line for a hefty $15 million.The sought-after recipe is held in a safe at the World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta.
A woman whose identity has not been revealed was ejected from a plane when she disrupted other passengers by singing a popular Whitney Houston song nonstop in a flight from Los Angeles to New York.
A US Marine officer will be court martialed for his alleged role in the scandal sparked by a 2011 video that showed American soldiers urinating on the corpse of Taliban fighter.
Legislators in the US state of Vermont approved a "death-with-dignity" bill Monday enabling terminally ill patients to request medication from their doctors to take their own lives.
Nineteen people including two children were shot in New Orleans on Sunday when gunfire erupted at a Mother’s Day parade, and city police said they were searching for three suspects.
According to the air bill slapped on the crate that arrived at Kennedy International Airport from London, an unnamed painting worth $100 was inside. Only later did federal investigators discover that it was by the American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and worth $8 million.