The characteristic sound of putting the lid on a Pyrex dish is recognizable to many.
The growth of the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria comes as the 2016 US presidential campaign kicks off in the Midwest state of Iowa.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu is lending his support to a campaign to ensure the rights of older people.
He says researchers were inspired by Baymax, a robot in the popular Disney movie Big Hero 6.
The battle for Burundi has centered on control of the country’s influential radio stations.
A top Obama administration official says the fight against terrorism has entered what he calls a new phase.
Even before last week’s court decision, some in Congress were urging reform of domestic spying.
Many companies are capitalizing on the future of space travel thanks to an evolving partnership with the U.S. space agency, NASA.
A new homeless shelter called Casa Ruby is opening in Washington, DC that is specifically for the LGBT community.
Eighteen people in central Kenya are taking the country's secondary education test, called the KCSE.
Many students say there is no easy way to write college papers.
International health officials say the number of new Ebola cases in West Africa is falling.