Bruce Jenner Called Brave, Inspirational by Transgender Equality LeadersBruce Jenner’s decision to speak candidly and come out as transgender during his interview with Diane Sawyer on “20/20″ has been well-received by transgender equality advocates. “In one of the most profound displays of bravery and courage I’ve seen, Bruce Jenner has fin
Family of Md. hostage killed in drone strike paid ransom to al-Qaida, got nothingWASHINGTON (CNN) -- In 2011, al-Qaida took Warren Weinstein hostage. Then, about a year later, his family paid money to his captors, said a Pakistani source who was in regular contact with the kidnappers. It did not lead to the American aid worker's release, and he was inadvertently killed in an an
"I Am a Woman" and 14 More Moving Statements From Bruce Jenner's 20/20 InterviewOn Friday night, Bruce Jenner made history by announcing on 20/20 that he believes he is and always has been a woman.Here are the biggest takeaway quotes from the two-hour special.(A quick note: Jenner requested that everyone continue to use the name "Bruce" and he/him/his pronouns to refe
7.5 magnitude quake hits Nepal, heavy damage expected, says US agencyA strong 7.5-magnitude earthquake has hit near Nepal's capital of Kathmandu and the U.S. Geological Survey says it expects heavy damage.
At least 71 killed as 7.9 magnitude earthquake hits NepalAt least 71 people died after a powerful magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley around noon Saturday, Nepal's Home Ministry says.
VIDEO: McGill knocks out champion SelbyDefending champion Mark Selby suffers defeat against qualifier Anthony McGill in the second round of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible.
Starbucks 'gives away' drinks after US system outageWashington (AFP) - There may be no such thing as a free lunch, but fear not because there was free coffee supposedly going at Starbucks in North America after a major computer glitch.Thousands of people flooded Twitter to boast that they paid nothing for their caffeine fix, while others complained t
Kerry urges Yemen rebels and their allies to enter talksUS Secretary of State John Kerry called Friday on Shiite Huthi rebels in Yemen and those who have "influence over them" to come to the negotiating table and end the unrest in the Gulf nation.
7.9 magnitude earthquake rattles Nepal, more than 150 deadA massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake has hit Nepal with devastating force less than 50 miles from the capital, Kathmandu
Sydneysiders throng city for centenarySYDNEY'S Anzac Day crowds "all the way back to the shopfront", as 200,000 turn out for centenary commemorations.
Anzac Day 2015: Your picturesAROUND Australia people are gathering at memorials, in parks, in gardens and in pubs to commemorate Anzac Day. This is your Anzac Day in pictures.
Live: Keogh restores Glory's leadLIVE: after an extraordinary hail storm lashed Pirtek Stadium, Western Sydney’s clash with Perth Glory got belatedly underway. Follow it live here.
Gina Rinehart opens up on 'new kids'AUSTRALIA’S richest person, Gina Rinehart, is famously estranged from at least two of her own children — but she has news for them: there are some new kids on the block.
NOAA researchers discover rare pocket shark specimenBrooks HaysPASCAGOULA, Miss., April 23 (UPI) -- While filtering through a holding tank of deep ocean water collected in 2010, a NOAA scientist found a tiny shark he'd never seen before -- a rare pocket shark.
Diet Pepsi ditches aspartame for sucraloseDanielle HaynesPLANO, Texas, April 24 (UPI) -- PepsiCo announced Friday it will no longer use aspartame as a sweetener in diet Pepsi due to customer concerns.
Baltimore Mayor Wants Answers in Detainee's DeathThe mayor of Baltimore has lent her voice to the hundreds of protesters demanding justice for a 25-year-old man who died in police custody earlier this week. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Friday she wanted answers in the death of Freddie Gray who died a week after suffering a spinal cord
Massive Earthquake Hits Nepal, Tremors Felt in North India, BangladeshAt least two people were killed Saturday as a powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, the mountain country tucked in the high Himalayas. Tremors were felt as far as India and Bangladesh. † People in Kathmandu and other towns rushed out of their homes as the tremors shook Nepalese citie
Hostage deaths renew US debate on drone strikesHours after the White House revealed that an American and an Italian hostage had been killed in a January drone strike, US officials said the administration may consider revising the intelligence requirements for launching strikes overseas.
Buildings collapse in Nepal capital after 7.7 quakeA massive earthquake measuring 7.7 magnitude struck 80 km (50 miles) east of Pokhara in Nepal on Saturday, causing some buildings in the capital Kathmandu to collapse, witnesses said.
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Queer Women Out of the Picture in 2014 FilmsDamn, Hollywood, what is it going to take to finally give us some hot girl-on-girl action? Oh, so now I have your attention? Well, then what I really want to ask is, what will it take to finally...
Foreign legion make all the difference in A-LeagueMelbourne Victory, Sydney, Wellington, Adelaide. Even disgraced Perth Glory. What do they all have in common this season, apart from filling the top five places on the A-League?
On the ground in Gallipoli it's dignified silenceAs I write this, as a rooster crows at dawn, just 24 hours before the centenary of the Gallipoli landing, which happened just over yonder.
Boy, 14, faces UK court over alleged Melbourne Anzac Day parade terror attackA 14 year old boy has been refused bail in a British court after appearing on charges of inciting a terror attack on police at a Melbourne Anzac Day parade.
Bali nine pair officially notified of their executions on SaturdayA French man on death row in Indonesia has won a temporary reprieve from the firing squad but any hope for the Bali nine organisers and seven other prisoners is disappearing.
WMN_PGoodwin published Royal Family to join Gallipoli centenary commemorationsThe centenary of the First World War's Gallipoli campaign will be commemorated by the Queen and senior members of the monarchy today. The Queen and her family will be present at a series of solemn services, both at home and abroad, marking the sacrifices of Australian, New Zealand and British force
ScottHarrison published Nigel Farage 'back on form' after plane crash spinal injury...Nigel Farage has said "terrible" shoulder and back pain meant he was not "firing on all cylinders" during the early weeks of the election campaign but insisted he is "back on form". The Ukip leader revealed he was suffering after a flare-up of an old spinal injury and was prescribed strong sleeping
Malek denies being captain of vessel on which 800 migrants diedThe man prosecutors say was in charge of the boat which capsized in the Mediterranean - killing at least 800 migrants - has appeared in court.
Dragons hold off Roosters to win 14-12St George Illawarra have beaten the Sydney Roosters 14-12 in a dramatic Anzac Day NRL encounter, delayed for 30 minutes due to horrendous weather.
How fish fossils can help us build better submarinesThe ocean, which covers the vast majority of the world's surface, holds many secrets. For more than a year a multinational team has tried to find the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on the bottom of it Ė without success. But it turns out fish fossils could help us explore it.
VIDEO: 'Massive damage' at quake epicentreA powerful earthquake has rocked central Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings and some injuries.
Calton Hill death not suspiciousThe death of a woman whose body was found on Calton Hill in Edinburgh is not being treated as suspicious, police confirm.
'Over 100' children killed in YemenAt least 115 children have been killed in a month of fighting and air strikes in Yemen, UN children's agency Unicef says.
Vatican link in 'al-Qaeda' arrestsSuspected extremists being investigated in Italy over links to al-Qaeda may have been planning an attack on the Vatican in 2010, prosecutors say.
Pakistan: Deaths show US drone riskPakistan says the deaths of two Western hostages in a US drone strike demonstrates the dangers of using such tactics.
Powerful quake hits Nepal, with reports so far of two deathsA powerful earthquake has hit Nepal.
The shallow 7.9 magnitude quake was centred about 100 kilometres west of the capital.
It is thought many people have been injured, with two deaths reported so far.
Some buildings have reportedly collapsed.
Dawn service at Gallipoli to mark ANZAC Day centenaryA dawn service has been held on the Gallipoli peninsula to remember the thousands of soldiers who died there.
Crowds of Australians and New Zealanders have attended the event, for the 100th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of World War One.
Thousands of ANZAC soldi