South African government minister Jackson Mthembu dies of Covid-19
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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Thursday that Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu has died of Covid-19.
Why Joe Biden is already thinking about a 2nd term
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Even before Joe Biden became the country's 46th president on Wednesday, his orbit was sending out signals that he wouldn't be a one-term wonder.
READ: President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office
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President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will include an intelligence briefing and a meeting with his administration's Covid-19 team, according to a schedule […]
'The Masked Dancer' reveals the celebrity hiding under Cricket
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Singer Brian McKnight was revealed to be the person who has been performing under the Cricket costume on Wednesday's "The Masked Dancer."
Tim McGraw wasn't so sure about Taylor Swift naming a song after him
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Tim McGraw did not feel like a spring chicken when he learned that Taylor Swift was naming a song named after him.
Glastonbury music festival canceled for second year amid ongoing pandemic
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The organizers of Glastonbury have announced that Britain's famous music festival will be canceled for a second consecutive year amid the coronavirus pandemic -- an ominous move […]
Google agrees to pay French publishers for news
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Google will pay news publications in France for the use of their content online in a landmark agreement that could soon be replicated elsewhere in Europe under new copyright laws.
Is the QAnon movement dead?
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On Wednesday at noon, Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States. He was not arrested beforehand. Nor were any of the other high-profile Democratic politicians who […]
Jill Biden's inauguration 'gown' inspired by unity, designer says
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The formal dress and matching coat worn by first lady Jill Biden Wednesday night for inaugural festivities were designed with inspiration from new administration's message of […]
Travel to New Zealand during Covid-19: What you need to know before you go
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If you're planning a trip to New Zealand, here's what you'll need to know and expect if you want to visit during the global coronavirus pandemic.
Bees aren't getting enough sleep, thanks to some common pesticides
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We are all better after a decent night's sleep -- and insects are no different.
Chrissy Teigen lost a tooth in a Fruit Roll-Up at the inauguration
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Good news and bad news for Chrissy Teigen. President Biden followed her on Twitter but she also lost a tooth.
900,000 Americans filed for unemployment in Donald Trump's last full week as president
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The jobs crisis roared on during Donald Trump's last full week as president, with 900,000 Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits on a seasonally adjusted basis.
How to up your WFH snack game, according to nutritionists
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If you're looking for better snack options that may be healthier than a big bag of chips, we spoke with nutritionists to get the lowdown on what to look for in your next go-to WFH […]
A rare sale on the viral Amazon coat is happening today only
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The Orolay Women's Thickened Down Jacket rose to viral fame a couple years ago, eventually coming to be known simply as "the Amazon coat." This season, the coat is still popular […]
Dr. Sanjay Gupta: The United States' one-year coronavirus checkup
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Today marks one year since the announcement of the first patient with Covid-19 in the United States. It happened in Washington state where a male in his 30s, who had just returned […]
Army now acknowledges the brother of Michael Flynn was a part of Army response to Capitol riot
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The Army is now acknowledging that Lt. Gen. Charles Flynn, the brother of President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn, was in the room for one of the […]
Biden issues slew of pandemic initiatives to improve vaccine distribution, expand testing and reopen schools
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President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will focus on getting the Covid-19 pandemic under control, rolling out his national strategy that includes several […]
Bernie Sanders, Gaga's outfit and other meme-able Inauguration moments. (But mostly Bernie)
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History has its eyes on us. And we have our eye on Bernie Sanders.
The abandoned Soviet nuclear missile base hidden in a Polish forest
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Surrounded by beautiful forests and lakes, the Polish destination of Borne Sulinowo is a popular spot for outdoor getaways, but it also harbors dark secrets that prompted the […]
Biden's first full day in office
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President Joe Biden forges ahead with his new administration. Follow here for the latest.
CDC forecasts up to 100,000 more Covid-19 deaths in the next few weeks
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The United States could face as many as 100,000 more Covid-19 deaths in less than a month, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
QAnon believers are in disarray after Biden is inaugurated
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For years, believers of the QAnon conspiracy theory had been waiting for the moment when a grand plan would be put into action and secret members of a supposed Satanic pedophilia […]
Impeachment trial hangs over Biden's first days in office
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President Joe Biden is calling for unity, but with an impeachment trial of an ex-President around the corner, a long list of nominations still to be confirmed in the US Senate and […]
The White House contact form now lets people choose their personal pronouns
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A new feature on the relaunched White House website contact form allows people to choose their own pronouns, reflecting the new administration's commitment to diversity.
At least 32 killed as first suicide bombing in nearly 2 years rocks Baghdad
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Twin suicide bombs rocked a busy market in central Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 32 people and injuring 110 others, according to officials and state media.
The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines
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The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the […]
Golden State Warriors pay tribute to Kamala Harris in 'great day' for Oakland
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Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr called it a "great day" for Oakland after Kamala Harris, a native of the city, was sworn in as Vice President of the United States.