Humpback whale freed from illegal fishing net off Spain dies a week later

A 14-metreĀ (46-foot) long humpback whale freed from entanglement in an illegal drift fishing net off the…

Andy Fletcher, Depeche Mode keyboardist, dead at 60

Andy Fletcher, the unassuming, bespectacled, red-headed keyboardist who for more than 40 years added his synth…

Donald Trump loses appeal, must answer questions in New York civil probe

Former U.S. president Donald Trump must answer questions under oath in the New York attorney general’s…

Donald Trump loses appeal, must answer questions in New York civil probe

Former U.S. president Donald Trump must answer questions under oath in the New York attorney general’s…

U.K. introduces temporary ‘windfall tax’ of 25% on oil and gas profits

The British government unveiled a 15 billion-pound emergency aid package on Thursday featuring a 25 per…

11 babies killed in Senegal hospital fire

Diali Kaba’s mother woke her up on Thursday morning with terrifying news: there had been a…

Boeing capsule returns from space station after test flight with no crew

Boeing’s crew taxi returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Wednesday, completing a repeat…

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar sentenced to 12 years in child porn case

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was sentenced Wednesday to about 12 and a half years…

At least 14 killed after series of explosions rock Afghanistan, Taliban says

A series of explosions shook Afghanistan on Wednesday, the Taliban said, including a blast inside a…