Rio mayor, Eduardo Paes says he welcomes an investigation into possible corruption involving construction projects for the upcoming Olympic games.
Cleanup is expected to begin after a tornado that officials say stayed on the ground for about 90 minutes damaged or destroyed about 20 homes in rural northern Kansas
The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo and they are looking into artificial shooting stars to help light up the celebrations. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Greek authorities say they have completed the evacuation of the country's biggest informal refugee and other migrant camp on the Macedonian border
Republican Scott Milne (mihln) has made it official: He's looking to unseat the U.S. Senate's longest-serving member, Vermont Democrat Patrick Leahy (LAY'-hee)
In 1940, if you could spell "therapy" correctly, you might've won the National Spelling Bee championship. Now, you need to know "scherenschnitte."
A Norwegian consumers' group has taken inspiration from "slow television" to produce a marathon webcast of a team of readers going through the fine print of terms and conditions when downloading apps
A judge has imposed a life sentence on a Pittsburgh man convicted of killing two of his next-door neighbors, the sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker
Microsoft and Facebook are building a new sub-sea Internet cable that will cross the Atlantic Ocean to carry customers' data between North America and Southern Europe
McDonald's, under intense pressure in a competitive industry, is seeking to reassure its shareholders that it is making changes to its food and service that customers want
During his trip to Japan, President Obama met with several world leaders, whom he described as worried about Donald Trump's foreign policy plans.
It's very concerning information, that the government's system for sending emergency messages to nuclear teams runs off 70's computer technology and floppy disks. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.