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Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

An unmanned Russian cargo ship has lifted off successfully on a supply mission to the International Space Station

Even at anything-goes Carnival, these lyrics…

The typical view of Carnival in Brazil is anything goes, with no headdress too big, no outfit too small, no song too ribald, but this year some organizers of the world's best known party are drawing the line at lyrics that are sexist, homophobic or racist

Pop-Tarts Just Drastically Expanded its Menu

Kellogg’s is graduating Pop-Tarts from breakfast food, to full-out meal. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the scoop.

Marine Le Pen Refuses To Wear A Headscarf In…

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen walked away from a meeting with a top cleric rather than covering her head.

Life expectancy to keep rising; S. Korean women…

A new study predicts most people born in rich countries will live longer by 2030

Hungary's Berlin film fest winner Enyedi to adapt…

The Hungarian director whose "On Body and Soul" won the top award at the Berlin Film Festival says her next project is an adaptation of "The Story of My Wife," a Hungarian novel from 1942

Premature Hippo at Cincinnati Zoo Gets Lifesaving…

A premature hippo at the Cincinnati Zoo received a lifesaving IV from staffers at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center next door. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Migrants Are Still Dying As They Cross The…

The Libyan Red Crescent spent hours recovering bodies believed to be migrants.

Artists seek $1.25 million for Bowie memorial in…

Artists and activists want to create a permanent memorial to David Bowie in the London neighborhood where he was born

Louvre show: Vermeer was both revolutionary and a…

His luminous strokes produced masterpieces like "Girl with a Pearl Earring."

Like you Don't Already Know Los Angeles has the…

Los Angeles is the most gridlocked city in the world, according to transportation analytics firm INRIX. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

5 Dead After Plane Crashes Into Shopping Mall In…

Four Americans were among those killed when the plane crashed shortly after takeoff.

Italy cabbies clash with riot police during…

Thousands of taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a weeklong cab strike that has crippled transport in Rome, Milan and Turin

A 'Truck Stop' Like Cafe in France Mistakenly…

Some foie gras for your homemade lasagna? Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

The World Hasn't Moved This Many Weapons Since…

New research found of the more than 100 countries studied from 2012 to 2016, the U.S. was responsible for a third of all major weapons moved.

Trump is Reportedly Suffering From 'Cabin Fever…

The President misses New York City and is suffering 'cabin fever' in the White House. Buzz60's Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Russia's UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin Dies At 64

Ambassador Churkin was working in his office when he fell ill and later died, according to the Russian Mission to the United Nations.

Defense Sec. Mattis Visits Baghdad, Says US Won't…

His statement contradicts one of the president's campaign talking points.

Drought, Floods And Bacteria Are Leading To An…

Prices of olive oil are set to rise — and keep rising.

China Deals A Major Blow To North Korea

China announced it has banned imports on North Korean coal for the rest of the year.

UN Declares 'Man-Made' Famine In South Sudan Amid…

Despite relief efforts, the U.N. was forced to declare a famine in parts of South Sudan — meaning people are already dying of starvation.