No shutdown for now – 1-week extension

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Two hours before a midnight deadline, Congress has narrowly averted a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security for one week, setting up another funding showdown more…

Mexico's most-wanted drug lord captured

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) One of the most wanted drug lords in Mexico has been captured, authorities said Friday. Servando Gomez, known as La Tuta, the leader of the Knights more…

Science explains Internet sensation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) The Internet officially broke on Thursday night thanks to a dress that had defied the classification of color. Is it white and gold or is it black more…

Leprosy cases hit Florida counties

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) Some people might think of leprosy as a scourge from biblical times, but it still afflicts victims -- and a Florida county is reporting a rare more…

United Airlines to pilots: Fix behaviors now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) United Airlines sent a scathing memo to its pilots warning that alarming behavior of its flight teams must stop now. The memo reveals some cockpits are dysfunctional, more…

'Duck Dynasty' star talks STDs, hippies, Jesus at CPAC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) Phil Robertson, the bearded patriarch of the “Duck Dynasty” reality series, spoke about genital herpes, Jesus, Nazis and ISIS at the 2015 Conservative Political Action more…

Mugabe admits land reform blunder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has admitted he blundered by giving ill-equipped black farmers vast tracts of farmland seized from whites under his controversial land reforms. "I more…

Hot-yoga founder faces more rape claims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A yoga guru who founded a rigorous routine of exercises practiced in steamy rooms around the world is facing lawsuits by six women who claim he more…

Hindus angry after priest links yoga to Satan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HansIndia) Hindus, who urged disciplining of a Northern Ireland Catholic priest who reportedly linked yoga to Satan, are disheartened over the Church's silence on the issue. Father Reverend more…