Truck Driver Plows Into Bikers in Manhattan, Kills 8 in Possible Terror Attack
An unidentified man drove a pickup truck onto a popular bike path in lower Manhattan, leaving eight people dead and injuring many more.
Boy Scouts to Begin Admitting Girls, From Cub Scout Up to Eagle Scout
The Boy Scouts of America will soon open up its programs, allowing girls to join Cub Scout units and also to become Eagle Scouts, the organization's highest rank.
Comedian Ralphie May Dead at Age 45
The popular stand-up comic had been suffering from pneumonia.
The Best Uses of Tom Petty Songs in Movies, From ‘Silence of the Lambs’ to ‘Jerry Maguire’
Rock icon Tom Petty passed away yesterday at the age of 66. Petty’s music was featured in numerous films, notably ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ and ‘Jerry Maguire.’
‘Glengarry Glen Ross’ Turns 25: Every Performance, Ranked
In honor of ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’s 25th anniversary, let's celebrate its staggeringly talented cast by pitting them against each other to see who comes out on top, much as the characters they play do for an hour and forty minutes onscreen.
Hurricane Irma Rips Through Florida Keys, Heads Up Southwest Coast Toward Tampa
Hurricane Irma finally made landfall on the continental U.S. Sunday morning, battering the Florida Keys first and then proceeding north to the southwestern coast of the Sunshine State.
Watch: Hurricane Irma Live Tracking, Expected to Hit Florida Directly by Sunday
Hurricane Irma is now all but certain to hit Florida directly, likely making landfall sometime around sunrise Sunday morning, according to weather experts.
Data Breach at Credit Agency Equifax Could Affect 143 Million Americans
“On a scale of 1 to 10 in terms of risk to consumers, this is a 10,” according to one fraud analyst.
Hurricane Irma Tears Through Caribbean With Record Strength, Heading for Florida
Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever measured, has made landfall on the Caribbean islands of Barbuda and Antigua, and passing by just north of Puerto Rico. Following that, if the gargantuan storm continues on its current path, its core would hit the Florida coast by Sunday morning.
Monday’s Solar Eclipse: 3 Things You Should Know
The total solar eclipse set to take place this Monday, August 21, is a rare, almost magical treat for anyone interested by what's up there in the sky and how it works. NASA has been preparing for the celestial event, and we wanted to share a few key pieces to help you better enjoy and understand what's about to happen.