(UNITED NATIONS) — The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) has between 2,000 and 3,000 fighters in Libya and has demonstrated its intention to control more territory in the strategically located North African country — but it is only one player among multiple warring factions, United Nations experts said in a report Tuesday.
There’s nothing like Adele’s “Hello” to get a bunch of college kids in the mood for the game, right?
(SAN FRANCISCO) — Google is being accused of invading the privacy of students using laptop computers powered by the Internet company’s Chrome operating system.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a digital rights group, depicts Google as a two-faced opportunist in a complaint filed Tuesday with the Federal Trade Commission.
Illinois’ top prosecutor on Tuesday asked the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate whether Chicago police practices violate federal law.
The request by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan comes on the same day that Chicago’s police chief was fired following the release of dash-cam video that showed an officer fatally shoot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald last year.
Emma Watson is not afraid to call herself a feminist—despite some advice she’s been dealt in the past. The actress made waves last year when she delivered a much-praised speech at the U.N.
Dear Mark Zuckerberg,
Look we get it. You’re a new dad. You’re all excited. You can’t wait to show your kid everything, especially that Facebook trick of reminding people what they did a year ago.
When you make friends with successful people the sky’s the limit. This is how partnerships are made, handshake deals are done, and new audiences found. And it’s not as difficult as you might think.
Friday’s shooting at Planned Parenthood is the ultimate political Rorscharch test. Was the shooter motivated by anti-abortion rhetoric or was he just violent and mentally ill? Is he a domestic terrorist enabled by loose gun laws or a disturbed loner without a political agenda?
Sixty years after Rosa Parks refused to stand up on a Montgomery bus for a white man, Hillary Clinton travelled to Alabama Tuesday to call for an end to discriminatory laws in the United States.
First a new Rocky movie knocking out most box office rivals last weekend, now this: Fox is developing a Rambo TV series with Sylvester Stallone.
The script deal is for a series titled Rambo: New Blood, which “pays homage to the original Rambo films, [and] will explore the complex relationship between Rambo and his son, J.R., an ex-Navy SEAL.”
(SANTIAGO, Chile) — The coast of southern Chile has become a grave for 337 sei whales that were found beached in what scientists say is one of the biggest whale strandings ever recorded.
Heavy rains lashed the southern Indian city of Chennai on Monday and Tuesday, causing widespread flooding in the major metropolis for the second time in less than a month.
(WASHINGTON) — As President Barack Obama worked to hammer out a global climate agreement in Paris, Republicans in Congress moved to block his plan to force steep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions from U.S.
Bill and Melinda Gates congratulated Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan for the birth of their daughter and lauded them for pledging 99% of their Facebook shares to charity on Tuesday.
Virgin America issued a mea culpa after banning an Iranian-American attorney from boarding his flight, saying the incident was a “misunderstanding.”
Bobby Abtahi, a Dallas native scheduled to fly from New York to his home on Monday, told ABC News that a flight agent “informed me that I wouldn’t be getting on the flight.”
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced the birth of their daughter Max Tuesday in conjunction with plans to give the vast majority of their Facebook stock to charity.
The heads of Harvard’s undergraduate dormitories have agreed to change their controversial “house master” titles after some students criticized the name for being tied to slavery, school officials said Tuesday.
The man who allegedly shot and killed three people at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado had been previously accused of raping a woman and beating his wife, according to a report.
As excitement for Star Wars: The Force Awakens reaches fever pitch, many intrepid fans are determined to watch all six prequels before the new film hits theaters on December 18.
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are set to close out the year with a bang. After their latest movie, Sisters, is released on Dec. 18, the costars are scheduled to host the final Saturday Night Live episode of 2015 on Dec.
(BERLIN) — The German Cabinet on Tuesday approved plans to commit up to 1,200 soldiers to support the international coalition fighting against ISIS.
The mandate still requires parliamentary clearance. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s governing coalition has a huge majority and approval looks assured in a vote that, according to senior lawmakers from her conservative bloc, is likely on Friday.
Jeb Bush made a point Tuesday night to refer to his as yet unnamed potential Vice President pick as woman.
“Should I be elected president, I would have my vice president — I think she will be a great partner,” the former Florida governor said, during an appearance in Waterloo, Iowa.
Donald Trump said that he has always felt guilty for never serving in the military, and some of his career choices have been attempts to make up for that.
Speaking at a rally in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire Tuesday night, Trump decided to take questions from the audience.
It’s harder than you think – to hail a cab.
Public Enemy hitched a ride with a lucky fan to a performance in England on Saturday after a taxi service the legendary hip-hop group called bailed on them, The Star reports.
Coining a nickname for an entire generation has become something of a pastime for academics, journalists and marketers. This week, the cable network MTV joined the generational name game when it announced it had its own moniker for the millions of kids coming after millennials: the Founders.
Answer by John L. Miller, former recruiter at Microsoft, on Quora.
The best things to help prevent burnout when the symptoms first show up are:
If you thought the situation in Syria couldn’t get more complicated, think again. Turkey’s downing of the Russian fighter plane last week sparked diplomatic tensions that are likely to get worse.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, plan to give away 99% of their Facebook shares to charity, Zuckerberg said Tuesday in a Facebook post. The news comes as the couple also announced the birth of their first child, a daughter named Max.
It’s time to play the music, Dave Grohl. It’s time to light the lights.
In the latest episode of ABC’s The Muppets, airing Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET, the Foo Fighters frontman returned to his old perch behind the drums and battled it out against rock n’ roll puppet Animal.
During President Barack Obama’s address to world leaders at the Paris climate conference Monday, he cited, in unspecified terms, his rejection of the Keystone XL oil pipeline as evidence that the U.S.