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Americans are more worried than enthusiastic about using gene editing, brain chip implants and synthetic blood to change human capabilities, a poll showed Tuesday. A new Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults shows that majorities greet the possibility of these breakthroughs with more wariness...

trump-072716.jpg Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has released a ten point plan to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Trump detailed his VA reform plans while delivering remarks at the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. The GOP candidate promised that he will...

A research funded by Ice Bucket Challenge donations has led to the discovery of a new ALS gene, NEK1, which now ranks among the most common genes that contribute to the the progressive neurodegenerative disease, commonly known as ALS. The research, as part of Project MinE's global gene sequencing...

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a United Nations specialized agency, will set up a committee to examine whether a 54 degrees Celsius temperature recently recorded in Kuwait has set the new highest temperature for Asia, as well as for the entire Eastern hemisphere. The region saw unusually...

JeffDewit-Trump-072716.jpg Donald Trump has announced Arizona Campaign Chairman Jeff DeWit as the presidential campaign's new chief operating officer. Formerly a CEO and now State Treasurer of Arizona, DeWit is managing the organizational and administrative operations within the campaign. Trump said DeWit, his long time...

The Democratic National Convention Committee on Tuesday night released a new video, "Fight Song," which aired for the first time at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. "Fight Song," produced by Elizabeth Banks, Bruce Cohen and Mike Thompkins, features actors, musicians and supporters...

BillClinton-052512_26Jul16.jpg On the night where former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton officially became the first woman ever to become the presidential nominee of a major political party, it was her husband who took center stage Tuesday at the second day of the Democratic National Convention. Speaking to a packed crowd in...

The tallest men in the world are the Dutch, and the tallest women are Latvian, a study reveals. The research, published in the journal eLife, analysed 1472 population-based studies, with measurement of height on more than 18.6 million participants to estimate mean height for people born between 1896...

trump-bernie-072616.jpg The Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump was critical of Monday's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, which is set to formally nominate Hillary Clinton as party's presidential candidate on Thursday. In a series of comments on Twitter apparently closely watching the event, Trump...

Overwhelming shares of all Democratic and Democratic-leaning registered voters, including 90 percent who consistently supported Bernie Sanders for the nomination, back Hillary Clinton in the presidential election against Donald Trump, a survey says. Sanders was the top choice of 37 percent of Democratic...

Afghan Government has claimed that 122 Islamic State militants,including key commander Saad Emarati, were killed in military operations in eastern Nangarhar province. Afghanistan's interior ministry said in a statement Tuesday that 20 other suspected militants were arrested with some amount of light...

trump-warren-072616.jpg The Donald Trump Campaign came heavily on Senator Elizabeth Warren's speech at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia endorsing Hillary Clinton. The Massachusetts senator was repeatedly heckled Monday night by apparent supporters of Bernie Sanders who looked upset with Warren's endorsement...

Sanders-Clinton-072616.jpg Bernie Sanders, who gave a tough fight to Hillary Clinton in the primaries for party ticket for presidency, has told a Democratic National Convention that Hillary must win the US presidential election in November. "Any objective observer will conclude that - based on her ideas and her leadership...

SolarImpulse-072616.jpg Solar Impulse 2 completed its historic journey on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi, becoming the first airplane to circle the globe, powered solely by sun's energy. The experimental airplane touched down at Al-Bateen Executive Airport, where it first launched its world tour in March last year aiming to promote renewable energy.

trump1-072416.jpg The Donald Trump campaign has urged the Democratic party's presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to drop out over her failure to safeguard top secret. The demand was made by the Chairman of the presidential campaign of Donald Trump, Paul Manafort, in a statement issued in the wake of Democratic Party...

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