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The British government has ordered rainbow flags flown over two prominent government buildings to mark the country’s first same-sex weddings. The flags are being raised Friday ahead of the law taking effect on Saturday.
Nezer: U.S. officials have promised that the United States will do everything in its power to meet the needs of displaced Syrians, who are facing the worst refugee crisis in the world in decades.
A Texas man was found dead underneath layers of filth and debris after going missing for more than two weeks.
Nick Johnson scored all of his 15 points in the last 2:45, after missing his first 10 shots, and Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA tournament.
A wannabe porn star who broke onto her old Nebraska Catholic high school's campus to pose for a series of explicit snaps has been jailed. Valerie Dodds, 19, will spend the next 45 days behind bars at Lancaster County Jail for the May 2013 stunt at Lincoln Pius X High School.
When Brooklyn’s Terrence Samuel was tied to the bench earlier this season, a relentlessly hyped freshman who rarely got into games at UConn, he picked up the phone and dialed his cousin in East Flatbush, hoping for a sympathetic ear to vent his frustration.
George H.W. Bush’s epic “read my lips: no new taxes” promise cost him a second White House term but it’s earning him a 2014 Profile in Courage award from the Kennedy clan.
Cell phone footage sees the worker in a cherry-picker poking at the long-condemned structure in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, Thursday morning.
Gwyneth Paltrow has spoken out again through Goop. The 41-year-old actress, who announced her split from husband of 10 years Chris Martin via her lifestyle website Tuesday, addressed the ending of her marriage one more time Friday.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has extended federal recognition to the Michigan marriages of about 300 same-sex couples that took place before a federal appeals court put those unions on hold. Holder’s action on Friday enables the government to extend eligibility for federal benefits to the couples.
The partially decomposed 66-year-old was discovered reclined on a sofa in her apartment, in the town of Oberursel, near Frankfurt, last week. She was wearing pyjamas and the TV listings for the first week of September 2013 were lying open on her lap.
Mark Sanchez will begin the next chapter of his career in the City of Brotherly Love. Less than a week after the Jets released their former Golden Boy quarterback, the Eagles have agreed to terms on a deal with Sanchez.
The Air Force has pulled nine nuclear missile commanders from their jobs and dozens of launch-crew members face discipline after a cheating scandal at a base in Montana.
Former Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly is joining ABC News. The longest serving commissioner in the city’s history will serve as a “consultant for all platforms,” ABC News President Ben Sherwood.
Researchers at Recovery.org gathered together 100 mug shots each of white men and women, aged between 18 and 35, who'd been detained for marijuana, DUI and meth-related charges. They then merged them together, using PsychoMorph software, to come up with what the average arrestee looked like.
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay had $29,000 in cash and bottles of prescription drugs in his vehicle when he was arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving, according to a police arrest report. The cash was contained in Irsay’s briefcase, wallet and two laundry bags, the report said.
Little Jahmir Wallace’s entire life has been an exercise in adversity after he was born without arms — but that hasn’t stopped the well-adjusted adolescent from flooring faculty and his fellow students with his resiliency. Jahmir’s latest awe-inspiring effort began in September when he took up the trumpet for his fifth grade music class.
Ravens running back Ray Rice was indicted by a grand jury in Atlantic County, N.J., on Thursday for third-degree aggravated assault, but if the victim has her way, the case won’t move forward.
Florida coach Billy Donovan is rapidly cementing a reputation as the best coach in the SEC since the late Adolph Rupp. Donovan, who grew up in Rockville Center, L.I., has coached the Gators to two national championships and one runner-up finish in his other Final Four trip.
Philadelphia coach Brett Brown was grasping for positives after his team tied an NBA record for futility by dropping its 26th straight game on Thursday night. “We still don’t have the poorest record in the league,” said Brown, whose Sixers have won one more game than league-worst Milwaukee.