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Methane Rises From Volcano Cracks Creating Blue Flames

These eerie blue flames are actually burning methane. New footage from the Hawaii Army National Guard paints a stark picture of Puna, Hawaii , as the lava ...


ZTE may live, as Trump administration reportedly reaches deal to revive it

The Commerce Department will lift a seven-year ban on ZTE's ability to buy American parts, which was imposed after the company violated US sanctions and did bus...


Irish Voters Set To Liberalize Abortion Laws In Landslide, Exit Poll Signals

This data, which confirms what conservatives have long-argued and what liberals have repeatedly denied, also directly contradicts the message of standard aborti...


Australian Grandmother Sentenced To Death Over Drug Smuggling

Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto has been sentenced to death via hanging after allegeldy trying to move almost 1.1 kilos of crystal meth across the Malaysian border i...


Season ends for top-seeded women's golf after upset by Arizona

She won holes 10 through 13 to put the match away, with the final two holes turning into a victory lap for the Taiwanese sensation. In the quarterfinals again...


Rusal warns sanctions 'materially adverse' to company; CEO, seven directors to resign

Rusal, which produces 7% of the world's aluminum , has been under intense pressure following the sanctions, which targeted a number of oligarchs and government...


American Legion to host Memorial Day ceremony

A ceremony will be held at noon at Cedar Ridge Cemetery with the parade to follow. This annual event honors all veterans for their dedication, their servic...


New census numbers show which Southern Illinois communities are shrinking

Dallas and Fort Worth , ranking at three and four respectively, have seen remarkable growth in the a year ago, but it's San Antonio that the bureau said is ...


Michael Cohen: I'm Friend And Client Of Taxi King - But Not Partner

Freidman, the chief executive officer of Taxi Club Management dubbed the "taxi king" of New York City, pleaded guilty before Judge Peter Lynch to resolve al...


US employee in China reports mysterious 'abnormal' sounds and pressure

Ten Canadian diplomats and their relatives also suffered a unusual illness. China's Foreign Ministry and National Health Commission did not immediately respon...


ACLU Says Amazon Facial Recognition Technology May Be Abused

Orlando, Florida, agencies may also be joining the growing number of companies and agencies to use the software to "use existing city resources to provide real-...


Singer R. Kelly Sued for Sexual Assault, False Imprisonment

Faith Rodgers says she was mentally, physically and verbally abused by R Kelly, who she was in a relationship with for nearly a year, according to the lawsu...


'American Idol' finale ends with a twist

Maddie went on to win " American Idol ". While many were bitter that Gabby didn't win, the night took a positive turn as remaining contestants Hutchinson and...


M&S to Close More Than 100 Stores Amid Online Push

The M&S figures make for stark contrast however with an nearly 3% drop in sales down to £3.8bn, as the company accelerates its plans to close over 100 stores by...


Steph Curry's mom tells him to wash his mouth out with soap

If the Rockets want to even the series in Game 4 Tuesday, they will need to take Capela's advice and prevent Curry from getting open shots. "It cost us a lo...


Iran calls for respecting Venezuelan election's results

Participation was far below the 80% rate in 2013, when Maduro rose to power after the death of veteran leader Hugo Chavez . Maduro is accused of underminin...


'Disgusted' officials file complaint against man for anti-immigrant rant

As the story goes, Morris and a friend were walking along, minding their own business when Schlossberg came up to them to complain that they were walking on the...


Gina Haspel confirmed as CIA's first female director

Since Trump nominated Haspel, her confirmation has been clouded by debate over the CIA's former interrogation program. Just as President Barack Obama's ad...


Oil prices move further upward

Among current difficulties are new USA sanctions imposed on Iran after country presided by Donald Trump was released from nuclear agreement signed in 2015; ...


Egypt's Sisi orders Gaza border opened for Ramadan: Twitter account

The UN humanitarian coordinator for the occupied Palestinian territory on Thursday called for urgent support to meet the humanitarian needs of victims of violen...