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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...

DonaldTrump-Meeting1-072516.jpg On the heels of last week's Republican National Convention, the results of a new CNN/ORC poll show that GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump has jumped into the lead over likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.

The FAA has said that thunderstorms in the upper Great Lakes region will likely delay flights into Chicago (MDW, ORD) from the east Monday morning. Storms also are in the Central Plains. Afternoon thunderstorms could slow flights in Atlanta (ATL), Dallas-Fort Worth (DAL, DFW), Denver (DEN), Houston...

Bertrand Piccard took off from Cairo Sunday with the solar plane Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) for the final leg of the first ever round-the-world solar flight. Solar Impulse team said Si2 is now heading to Abu Dhabi where it should land after a flight of two days and two nights, depending on weather conditions. The...

A UN report on Afghanistan published Monday shows a record number of civilian casualties since counting began in 2009, with 5,166 civilians recorded killed or maimed in just the first six months of this year, of whom almost one-third were children. The total civilian casualty figure recorded by the UN...

A Georgia TV news channel anchor has died after falling over a North Carolina waterfall. 41NBC News said its Anchor Taylor Terrell died last Thursday, just a day shy of her 25th birthday, after she fell from the peak of a 185-foot-tall Rainbow Falls — inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. U.S....

DebbieWassermanSchultz-072516.jpg Democratic Party Chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz has offered her resignation on the eve of a national convention meant to nominate Hillary Clinton as the party's presidential candidate. Schultz had come under fire after Wikileaks published Democratic National Committee emails, which appeared to suggest...

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