“We’re trying to get as close as we can to the McDonald’s experience,” says the owner of Mash Donald’s, one of an increasing number of Iranian knockoffs of American food culture.
A man was arrested in connection with a search for a gunman who fatally shot a police officer during a traffic stop, but no charges had been filed, the police said.
Endurance runners suspected of doping have been winning a third of Olympic and world championship medals, two news organizations said on Sunday, after a leak of thousands of blood test results from 2001-2012 threw global athletics into chaos.
The adviser, Sam Nunberg, had been accused of using a racial slur in posts in 2007 to disparage the daughter of the Rev. Al Sharpton.
Secretary of State John Kerry told the Egyptian authorities on Sunday that they would not be able to defeat terrorism at home unless they showed greater respect for human rights.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper broke with Canadian political tradition by formally opening the campaign in the middle of summer during what is a holiday weekend in most of the country.
Twenty-four others were wounded after Kurdish militants rammed a tractor loaded with explosives into a military police station in eastern Turkey, the local authorities said.
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Ronda Rousey defended her bantamweight title by knocking out Bethe Correia only 34 seconds into the first round at UFC 190 on Saturday night.
The underwhelming box-office results for “Vacation” follow poor turnout for raunchy summer comedies like “Entourage,” “Magic Mike XXL” and “Ted 2.”
American Pharoah, the first Triple Crown champion in 37 years, became the eighth horse to win his next start after sweeping the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont.
More than 60 percent of Puerto Ricans receive Medicare or Medicaid, but cuts to a popular Medicare program highlight the disparity in federal funding for the island compared with the mainland.
Dr. Dre will release his first album in 16 years, “Compton A Soundtrack by Dr.
A hybrid of media creation and activism may end up being one of the lasting legacies of Ferguson, but Times reporters want to know what else has changed over the past year.
Some new moms are getting ready for birth announcement photos with maternity-ward visits from hairdressers and makeup artists.
When police officers shoot people under questionable circumstances, William J.
In a year of violent police encounters, a 25-year-old movement to document law enforcement has new urgency.
Kurdish rebels on Sunday rammed an explosives-laden agricultural vehicle at a military police station in eastern Turkey, killing two soldiers and wounding 24 others, authorities said, amid a sharp escalation of violence between the government forces and the autonomy-seeking insurgents.
A police officer was fatally shot during a traffic stop in Memphis Saturday night and a manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said.
Officials said a Pennsylvania gynecologist took part in a hunt in April outside Hwange National Park, where a lion, Cecil, was killed by an American dentist last month.
The artists Louie Psihoyos and Travis Threlkel projected digital images of endangered species onto the Empire State Building in an event meant to draw attention to the creatures’ plight.
After publicly embracing sick leave, the owner of Bombay Sandwich Company did not pay an ill employee for a missed workday in January.
Ever since what could be a part from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was found, just about every piece of flotsam on the island has attracted scrutiny.
The violence came after a week of relative calm in New York in which shootings were sharply down in some precincts compared with the same period last year.
After Comcast bought NBCUniversal four years ago, it surprised some by not only hanging onto the company’s theme parks, but investing heavily in their expansion.
Chinese textile manufacturers drawn by cheap cotton, falling labor costs and government incentives are helping revive depressed mill towns in the American South.
Malaysia said on Sunday that airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been identified as being from a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which vanished early last year.
A photographer for the Mexican investigative magazine Proceso, who had fled his home state after being harassed, was among five people found slain early Saturday in an apartment in Mexico City, according to the magazine.