When doctors in rural Italy began to see a surge in cancer cases, they were baffled. Then they made the link with industrial waste being dumped by local crime syndicates.
Ending one of the longest, costliest and most bitterly partisan congressional investigations in history, the House Select Committee on Benghazi issued its final report on Tuesday, finding no new evidence of culpability or wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton in the 2012 attacks in Libya that left four Americans dead.
Hall of Fame coach Pat Summitt, a pioneer of women's college basketball who guided the Tennessee Volunteers to eight national titles in her 38 seasons at the university, died Tuesday morning. She was 64.
Minimalist design darling (and Digg favorite) MVMT have exploded in popularity. And, thanks to demand, they’ve expanded their very popular “Chrono” series. Check out the new styles today and get 10% off your order.
Last night on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," Stephen explained that he was having trouble wrapping his head around the Brexit, joking that people across the pond must not really be all that smart — it's just the accent that has had us thinking otherwise.
While lighting is unquestionably better than it’s ever been, ironically, two pieces of relatively new lighting technology actually seem to be making things worse, visibility-wise, partially because they’re too good.
With worldwide supply of helium running low, scientists announce they've discovered a large helium field in Tanzania.
Aubrey sat down with Conan last night to plug her newest film. She recounted a tough time on set that opened her eyes to where some of her strangeness comes from.
The Icelandic national team pulled off a historic upset on Monday, defeating England and advancing to the quarterfinals of Euro 2016. After their victory, the players saluted with their fans with an awesome (and fearsome) celebration.
How the colossal, bloody, intoxicating series became symbolic of America in 2016.
Exactly 17 years after landing his first 900 (and the first ever in the history of competitive skateboarding) Tony dropped in again to give it another go.
Volkswagen has agreed to pay up to $14.7 billion to settle claims stemming from its diesel emissions cheating scandal, in what would be one of the largest consumer class-action settlements ever in the United States.
Unless you are a millennial. Then you’re only watching an enormous amount of TV every day.
Well, this is odd. To catch the whole thing, you'll have to click on the Vine link but, we promise, it’s worth it.
A native of Frederick, Okla., Ryan's fiery ways made him arguably the most popular coach with fans in Eagles history.
This weekend is a big one, folks. Do you have everything you need for a fully optimized Chill And Grill hang?
Hovering with your helicopter rotors feet from live electrical lines while dousing powerline insulators with water — what could go wrong!?
A look at the punk band’s cultural impact, 30 years after its last live show.
The true cost of 'Clash of Clans' isn’t virtual gold but wasted time. Good riddance.
You don’t need a multi-tool with 20 gadgets you’ll never use. This EDC tool has a streamlined design with just the basics, including your keys.
The end of the International Space Station may not be the end after all.
The European Union will not hold informal talks with the UK until it triggers Article 50 to leave, Germany, France and Italy insist.
If you're South Korean app designer and longboarder extraordinaire Ko Hyojoo and you need to show off a new outfit, there's only one true way to get the job done.
Upstart perfume makers are ditching all that lust.
She was one-half of porn’s power couple before she accused her ex-boyfriend James Deen of rape. Now she’s trying to fix the industry from the inside.
The team behind a scheme to relocate South African rhinos to Australia isn't backing down after criticisms that removing the rhinos is unnatural.
As seas rise and glaciers melt, the world's borders are transforming.
Officers across the Bay Area and California are losing firearms at an astonishing rate — and the consequences can be deadly.
It’s hard to imagine, these days, selling a product by calling it synthetic, but the vaping market just might be the perfect place to sell something artificial.
Filmmaker Cali Bondad and reporter Gabrielle Canon we're given rare access inside of supermax prison, Pelican Bay State Prison.
An investigative journalist returns from an undercover mission in North Korea — only to face her critics.
Roy Hodgson stepped down as England manager on Monday night after Iceland inflicted one of the most humiliating defeats in the national team’s 144-year history to eliminate them from the European Championship.
Things were bound to get weird when two dudes decided to fish right next to a nuclear power plant.
Guns and wall-to-wall star-spangled patriotism are the National Rifle Association’s way of projecting a rugged image of strength to its members, but they also point to the steady current of hysteria throughout American history.
If you enjoy swimming, snorkeling, surfing or scuba diving in the ocean, at some point you may have wondered how much of what you were floating in originated in the body of a marine animal.
It was about time someone gave Ramsay a taste of his own medicine.
Tit-for-tat killings between rival crews preceded the death of Francisco Perez, whose life on a South Bronx drug corner spanned nearly three decades.
In this morning's 5-3 ruling in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the Supreme Court found that Texas' HB2 — which required abortion clinics to adhere to same standards as surgical centers — is unconstitutional.
Until 2018, the kilogram is defined as "the weight of this physical object," but what happens if that object is changing?
Aides acknowledge that's a "stretch goal," requiring commitments over and above what the three countries agreed to as part of the Paris climate agreement.