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April 18th
An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.
April 18th
South Korea's coastguard denied that divers had entered a capsized ferry on Friday in a bid to locate any survivors from an accident that appears to have claimed the lives of hundreds of passengers, many of them schoolchildren.
April 17th
About five climbers are feared buried by an avalanche that swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday and hit a route used to ascent the world's highest peak, officials said.The avalanche hit the area just below Camp 2 around 6:30 a.m.
April 17th
A Texas fan named Trey was vindicated recently when J.J. Watt took to social media to prove they are friends.
April 17th
It’s been 50 years since Jerrie Mock became the first woman to fly solo around the earth.
April 17th
Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford officially kicked off his campaign Thursday, asking voters to stand by him in his re-election bid."I owe the people of Toronto a great, great deal of gratitude.
April 17th
ELDORADO, Texas — The secluded Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren Jeffs lived in near isolation was seized by state agents on Thursday, nearly six years after FBI agents raided the property and removed hundreds of children a…
April 17th
Authorities in Kansas City, Mo., said Thursday that they had taken into custody a suspect in connection to a string of at least a dozen linked highway shootings in the area since March 8.
April 17th
Two newborn kittens are recovering at a Humane Society facility after they were accidentally packed into a cardboard box in Los Angeles and shipped to a cable company in San Diego.
April 17th
These six common mistakes in your kitchen at home would be considered major health violations in a restaurant.
April 17th
Boston Globe staff photographer John Tlumacki takes us behind the lens of his camera and explains the photograph he took one year ago at the Boston Marathon.
April 17th
The 911 calls to the California Highway Patrol immediately after last week's deadly crash between a FedEx truck and a college tour bus full of high schoolers were released on Thursday — and include one particularly frantic excerpt from a disoriented…
April 17th
Now more than ever, the world is watching what Vladimir Putin has to say. But his words sometimes have only a casual relationship with reality. The true meaning of the Russian president lies beneath the surface.
April 17th
You “Like” the photos of your friends’ babies, comment on their status updates and tag yourself in their photos. Now you can find out where they are IRL (in real life, duh) with “Nearby Friends,” launched on Thursday by Faceb…
April 17th
New Yorkers can get a subscription for their caffeine addiction — and for now, it’s free.A startup and app called "CUPS" gives subscribers unlimited coffee or tea for $45 a month at dozens of independent coffee shops in Manhattan and around th…

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