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Fireman's kin seek honor for grandfather who died…

The grandchildren of a New York City firefighter found dead in his bunk in 1935 intends to sue if the FDNY does not reverse an 82-year-old decision keeping Thomas O'Brien off the department's memorial wall

Yes, You Can Die Of A Broken Heart

People who suffer form takotsubo cardiomyopathy, or Broken Heart Syndrome, have the same survival rates as those who have had a heart attack.

Gigi Hadid & Rihanna Make Mini-Purses a MUST | HS…

Mini-purses are cute and practical, and we never knew just how much we loved them until some of our favorite ladies like Gigi Hadid, Selena Gomez and Rihanna were spotted slaying with mini-purses of their own. Find out what else is hot in this week's Trending Topics!

U.S. Navy Grounds Aircrew Responsible For Obscene…

The US Navy has grounded the air crew that created vulgar skywriting above Washington.

Turkey bans all LGBTI events in Ankara, citing security

Turkish officials have banned all events by lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights groups in the country's capital.

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NFL extends deal to play in Mexico from 2019-21

The NFL has extended its deal to play an annual game in Mexico for three more years

Trump on UCLA Shoplifters Release: 'I Should Have…

Donald Trump on LaVar Ball downplaying his role UCLA shoplifting case: 'I should have left them in jail!'

European cities battle fiercely for top agencies…

Brexit is still well over a year away but two cities on Monday will already be celebrating Britain's departure from the European Union

Magnitude 3.7, 2.9 quakes rattle Oklahoma town early Sunday

The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded two earthquakes that struck near a central Oklahoma town early Sunday

He Ran Out of Cauterizing Oil, and It Changed Medicine

We have the Civil War to thank in part for America's embrace of embalming—the practice gained popularity as it was the only viable way to preserve the bodies of fallen Northern soldiers for the long journey home. At STAT , Leah Samuel echoes that idea: that the battlefield has served...

New US weather satellite launched from California

An advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar orbit from California

China Is Watching Us, or at Least Chinese Cameras Are

It may not be a household name in the US, but many Americans have surely come under the gaze of a product made by the Chinese company Hikvision. As the Wall Street Journal reports, Hikvision is the No. 2 seller of surveillance equipment in the US and is No. 1...

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL…

Nebraska regulators will decide Monday whether to approve an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline

Woman says she was harassed by New York state employee

A New York woman says in a federal lawsuit that she was sexually harassed by a state employee, and the governor knew and did nothing to stop it, allegations the governor's office denies

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Ohio justice issues another apology over Facebook post

An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate has issued another apology on Facebook after a post Friday outlining his sexual history with women drew widespread condemnation

Not Invited To The Trump Wedding? You Can Still…

A piece of wedding cake from Donald and Melanie Trump's 2005 wedding is being auctioned off.

Kylie Jenner's SECRET Baby Shower! Shawn Mendes…

Kylie Jenner is having a much tougher time hiding her pregnancy after word got out about her secret baby shower. Also, how did Shawn Mendes find himself romantically involved with Hailey Baldwin? Find out in the Hollyscoop Moments of the Week!

'Justice League' disappoints in US with $96…

"Justice League" disappoints in US with $96 million opening, but "Wonder" scores with a strong second place showing

The Latest: Drivers give Dale Jr. lengthy…

Drivers, crew chiefs and executives gave retiring NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. a lengthy standing ovation during the pre-race meeting

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield Apologizes for…

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield apologized following Saturday's game against Kansas for grabbing his crotch and cursing at the Kansas sidelines.

Want Your Human to Live Longer? Good Dog!

If you were looking for an excuse to amble down to your local animal shelter and bring home a furry pal, you are now scientifically justified in ignoring the cat section: Swedish researchers in a massive study of 3.4 million people found that those with dogs had a significantly...

Fotis Kafatos, distinguished Greek biologist, dies at 77

Fotis Kafatos, a Greek molecular biologist who had a distinguished academic career in both the United States and Europe, dies at age 77

Scientists May Know Source of Mysterious…

Researchers say they've found the "obvious candidate" for the source of a mysterious radiation cloud that hovered over much of Europe last month before dispersing, NPR reports. More than 40 countries detected a radioactive isotope called ruthenium-106 in the atmosphere. Ruthenium is not found in nature, and Danish researcher Sven...

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Germany bans children's smart watches with listening app

German regulators have issued a ban on certain types of smartwatches marketed to children, which they say run afoul of the country's surveillance restrictions and have been used, among other things, to listen in on classrooms

Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US…

Negotiators worked through the night on the technical details of the Paris climate accord before two weeks of global talks on climate change finally ended in Bonn

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill's health…

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers are sending mixed signals on the fate of a health care provision in the Senate version of major tax-cut legislation.