How low can she go?
Kim Kardashian took the plunge in a lowcut white dress at her birthday party in Las Vegas on Friday. The birthday girl, who turned 34 on Oct.
Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we look at how Nigerian militant group Boko Haram is structured and what this means for efforts to free the Chibok schoolgirls.
ARBIL, Iraq, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Kurdish forces retook the northern Iraqi town of Zumar and several nearby villages from Islamic State early on Saturday after heavy coalition air strikes against the Islamist insurgents, security sources said.
Scientists have long-known that our human ancestors got down and dirty with Neanderthals. But when exactly did this interbreeding first occur?
A study from the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany offers a new answer.
Decorating your living room is somewhat of a no-brainer: You pick the longest wall, push your sofa up against it and set your table lamps at each end, right?
Wrong. Especially if you're short on places to stash things.
Sleep has never come easy to me. As a schoolgirl I'd be in tears almost every night, watching the clock strike off another hour as I tried desperately to nod off.
DUBAI, Oct 25 (Reuters) - A 26-year-old Iranian woman convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her as a teenager was hanged on Saturday, the official news agency IRNA said, despite international pleas for her life to be spared.
(Reuters) - A white off-duty St. Louis police officer shot a black teenager six times in the back of the legs and once in the side of the head in what was likely a fatal wound, a doctor who performed a private autopsy for the teen's family said on Friday.
Less than two weeks after a federal appeals court struck down Idaho’s ban on same-sex marriage, two ministers in the northwestern Idaho city of Coeur d’Alene have filed a lawsuit claiming they could face up to 180 years in jail for refusing to perform a same-sex wedding.
If you’re going to make a movie about queer people, you’re likely going to get a divisive response. Does it reinforce negative stereotypes? Does it provide an accurate cross-section of the diverse LGBT community?
"Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman has officially put an end to the one huge fan theory that would've completely ruined the series.
Rick Grimes is not in a coma! We repeat!
Flight Paramedic Hugh Gilmour works in the furthest reaches of the Canadian Arctic, evacuating patients from remote communities to hospitals in southern Canada. He is also an amateur photographer and his often breathtaking photos provide a rare glimpse of his extraordinary job.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar, with the number fleeing by boat since communal violence broke out two years ago now topping 100,000, a leading expert said Saturday.
We have the first canceled show of the fall: ABC’s "Manhattan Love Story."
ABC has decided to axe the Tuesday night comedy series, which fell to a new low in the ratings this week.
Astrologers and other spiritual types are typically the only people to believe in a connection between a person's birthday and their personality. But according to a recent study, there's scientific evidence that indeed, the season of your birth may have some impact on who you are.
So make a wish, trivia will make it like your birthday everyday.
Katy Perry has already had an amazing career, from starting as a Christian rock singer to breaking records to even showing up in all denim to this year's MTV VMAs.
In an era of lawsuits, it can sometimes seem like forgiveness is a concept from biblical times. But a wealth of research suggests we should apply the act to our daily lives because it may hold a myriad of health benefits.
(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Friday that he expects the Justice Department's investigation into the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, to be complete by the time he leaves office.
Though queer people are gaining more and more visibility in mainstream media and society, that doesn't mean that the images we're presented with are always accurate or representative of who we really are and how we live our lives.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey health officials say a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa has tested negative for Ebola in a preliminary evaluation.
Mindy Kaling might be famous enough to sell out her panel discussion at The New Yorker Festival earlier this month, but even she is occassionally mistaken for someone else.
Anytime Americans start to panic, you safely assume the opportunistic among us will concoct some creative ways to exploit the fear to their own financial benefit. And when it comes to the most recent Ebola panic, people are getting particularly creative.
The 2014 season for Lake Michigan's only coal-powered passenger and car ferry comes to a close Sunday, signaling the end of the controversial practice of dumping coal ash into the Great Lake.
SURUC, Turkey (AP) — Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic State extremist group.
The epidemic of children getting stuck in claw machines continues.
Attorney Roberta Kaplan, who represented Edie Windsor in the landmark case, United States v. Windsor, which struck down the Defense of Marriage Act in 2013, filed suit this week in federal court in Jackson to overturn Mississippi’s ban on same-sex marriage on behalf of two lesbian couples: Rebecca "Becky" Bickett and Andrea Sanders of Harrison County; and Jocelynn "Jose" Pritchett and Carla Webb of Jackson, who married in Maine in 2013.
* Bulk of cases in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone
* Total includes new cases in Mali, U.S.
* WHO warns that Ebola coming closer to Ivory Coast
GENEVA, Oct 25 (Reuters) - The death toll from the Ebola epidemic rose to 4,922 out of 10,141 known cases in eight countries through Oct.
(Reuters) - Authorities were seeking a motive on Saturday as to why a high school student in the United States' Washington state shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others in a campus cafeteria before killing himself.
Two Italian gay rights activists have been charged with a public order offense for kissing at a protest in Perugia, Italy.
Irish news outlet The Journal reports that the men were among six LGBT activists to be charged for disturbing the peace as they expressed dissent for a March 29 protest of the Sentinelle in Piedi (Standing Sentries), a group that opposes the legalization of same-sex marriage.
Betcha didn't know China could look like this.
Curious wanderlusters should head to the island of Hainan, in the South China Sea, before it gets any more popular. The tropical isle -- with sprawling rainforest and pristine volcanic hot springs -- is a totally unexpected retreat from mainland Asia.