The Dominican Republic government commission that oversees public performances is banning a Sept. 13 concert by Miley Cyrus on morality grounds.
An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior Hamas military commanders Thursday, delivering a likely blow to the organization's morale and highlighting the long reach of Israel's intelligence services.
The two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital where they were treated, the aid groups they were working for said Thursday.
Eight Duck and Beaver football players spent a day on the McKenzie River with kids from Candlelighters, a non-profit organization for children affected by cancer.
A white police officer whose shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old ignited racial upheaval in a St. Louis suburb has been characterized as either an aggressor whose deadly gunfire constituted a daylight execution or a law enforcer wrongly maligned for just doing his job.
In London, artists Victor Ivanov and Lewis G recently caused a stir when they wandered around the capital city covered in raw chicken skin outfits.
Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay have reportedly emerged as the frontrunners to perform at the 2015 Super Bowl halftime show.
Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris Wednesday on the outskirts of Hiroshima city, killing at least 36 people and leaving seven missing, Japanese police said.
A man died in the hospital Wednesday morning after police received reports that he was assaulted in an alley near downtown Eugene.
Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son's detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he's ashamed and saddened.
In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley - and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say.
Mark MacPherson kept one of the slugs and one of the shotgun pellets that tore holes through his van early Tuesday morning
Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes.
Herman "Hy" Goldman turned 101 this weekend and won't quit after 73 years working at the same New Jersey job.
The wife of U.S. radio personality Casey Kasem has cited her Norwegian heritage as one of the reasons for burying her late husband in Oslo, a spokeswoman for the funeral service agency there said Tuesday.
A man shot and killed a stranger sleeping in a car before turning the gun on himself early Tuesday morning, the district attorney said.
Odd Future rapper Earl Sweatshirt has accused Taylor Swift of "perpetuating black stereotypes" in an "offensive" new music video.
Three Liberian health workers receiving an experimental drug to treat Ebola are showing signs of recovery, officials said Tuesday.
A historic church is on the move. Again.
Two farm workers’ legs were broken and four others received minor injuries after a berry harvester backed over them Monday.
A sex offender suspected of killing his two roommates in Frederickson claims the two victims were "grooming" boys for sex, according to court documents.
M3 Wave LLC's CEO, Mike Morrow, plans to deploy a unique wave-energy device off the coast of Oregon on or around Aug. 28, weather permitting. He and co-founder Mike Delos-Reyes invented it while students at Oregon State University in the early 1990s.
Britney Spears is under fire yet again for using backing vocals by Sia during her Las Vegas residency.