Typhoon Hagupit is expected to hit just north of where last year's devastating storm made landfall and then cut a path toward the capital, Manila.
When visual tricksters play with perception, things are not always what they seem.
Zhou Yongkang, a senior Communist Party official who retired in 2012, has been under investigation for bribery for months.
How do you get dental care or new glasses when you don't have insurance and you live hours from medical facilities? Usually, you don't. A documentary tells the story of a group trying to change that.
A civil action group is encouraging supporters to "occupy" a public park in response to chokehold death non-indictment.
Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson says she’s confident future protests in the city will remain peaceful. She’s also urging city leaders to wait before commenting on recent shootings.
Phoenix police say the officer saw Rumain Brisbon reach into his pocket for something that turned out to be a bottle of oxycodone pills.
The magazine reported last month on a University of Virginia student who said she was gang-raped during a fraternity party in 2012. It said today that there were "discrepancies" in its story.
But the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court reserved the right to bring new charges against Uhuru Kenyatta. The Kenyan leader said he was excited and relieved at the decision.
It rained in California this week. That might not sound like news, but the state is experiencing a record-setting drought. Jason Heller turns to science fiction to reflect on the strange weather.