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ChimpanzeeAttack-050616.jpg A US woman, who received a full-face transplant five years ago after being mauled by a chimpanzee, was hospitalized on Wednesday after her body began to reject the transplanted tissue in her face, doctors said. Charla Nash, 62, was participating in a research study that is designed to determine whether...

Celine Dion will receive the ICON Award at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on May 22, where she will also take the stage for a performance of Queen's "The Show Must Go On." "Celine Dion has a huge repertoire of monster hits and she personally chose to perform 'The Show Must Go On' as her ICON performance...

OscarPistorius-050616.jpg A documentary feature film on the rise and fall of the Olympic hero turned convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius will be introduced to distributors in Cannes next week. The film, titled Pistorius, is directed by Vaughan Sivell. The South African, also known as the Blade Runner, made history in 2012...

Ryanweekly-050616.jpg In the latest sign of the Republican establishment's reluctance to get behind presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is holding back on supporting the real estate tycoon. "I'm just not ready to do that at this point," Ryan said in an interview on CNN.

NASA has released 56 formerly-patented agency technologies into the public domain, making its government-developed technologies freely available for unrestricted commercial use. In addition to the release of these technologies, a searchable database now is available that catalogs thousands of expired...

AnayaEllick-050616.jpg A seven-year-old American girl who was born without hands has won a US national handwriting contest. Anaya Ellick, a first grader at Greenbrier Christian Academy, has won the Nicholas Maxim Special Award for Excellence in Manuscript Penmanship in special-needs category. In the special needs category,...

JohnMcCain-portrait-050516.jpg Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., has privately expressed concerns that Donald Trump as the Republican presidential nominee could hurt his chances to be re-elected.

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University have showed that the operating room may someday be run by robots, with surgeons overseeing their moves. A team of scientists, led by Azad Shademan, have developed a robotic arm that can precisely stitch together soft tissues, an advance that may improve...

YouTube plans to launch a service that offers its customers a bundle of cable TV channels streamed over the Internet for the price of a subscription, Bloomberg has reported. The project, called Unplugged, is scheduled to debut in 2017, according to the report, which cited unnamed people close to the...

AmericanFlag-Globe-050516.jpg Americans have grown skeptical about U.S. involvement in international affairs, according to the results of a Pew Research Center survey. The survey found that 57 percent of Americans want the U.S. to just deal with its own problems and let other countries get along as best they can.

RollingStones-Trump-050516.jpg The English rock band The Rolling Stones have asked Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump to stop playing their songs during his presidential campaign events. Trump practically clinched the Republican Party's US Presidential candidate nomination by winning the Indiana primary and marched out for his victory speech to the Rolling Stones' 1981 hit Start Me Up. Provoked by this, Mick J

Beyonce-IvankaTrump-CateBlanchett-050516.jpg The Working Mother magazine has published a list of 50 most powerful working moms in the world. This year's top 50 women belong to a cross-section of work sectors - from entertainers to entrepreneurs, politicians to philanthropists, and technology experts to money moguls, "who have reached the pinnacle...

medicalerrors-050516.jpg More than 250,000 deaths per year in the United States are caused by medical errors, making it the third highest cause of mortality after heart disease and cancer. Johns Hopkins University patient safety experts reached this conclusion after analyzing medical death rate data over an eight-year period. As per the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the third leading cause of dea

mcconnell-050516.jpg Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., announced his support for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Wednesday and said the real estate tycoon has an obligation to unite the GOP.

OilSandsBoomtown-050416.jpg Firefighters were helpless to stop the raging wildfire in the city of Fort McMurray, Alberta as the strong, shifting winds drove the flame out of control on Wednesday. The province has declared a state of emergency. A mandatory order was issued to evacuate the entire population of Fort McMurray.

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