A five-day-old newborn peers out from a pink blanket. His dark, almond-shaped eyes stare directly at the camera, his tiny hand tucked underneath his chin.
With his crazy unkempt hair and comedic charm, beloved US actor Gene Wilder will forever be remembered for his performances in everything from "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" to classic horror parody "Young Frankenstein."
India's tourism minister is furiously backpedaling after suggesting that women who visit India shouldn't wear skirts for their own safety.
A suspected serial killer accused of the rape and murder of 11 women has been caught after almost three decades on the run.
Human rights concerns will be on the agenda when US President Barack Obama meets controversial Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte for the first time next week.
It's been a good year for blunt, fiercely macho leadership around the world.
Donald Trump's lack of clarity on his plans for dealing with some 11 million undocumented immigrants in this country has been so head-spinning in recent weeks it's starting to look deliberate.
For the third time in a year, one of the US Navy's $360 million littoral combat ships has been knocked out of action by mechanical problems.
A 62-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly filled a lubricant dispenser with hydrochloric acid at a gay club in Australia.
Baby simulator programs, designed to teach teenage girls how difficult it is to take care of a baby and deter them from getting pregnant, may actually backfire.
It's like a scene straight out of Stephen King's "It."
More than 300 reindeer have been killed by a single lightning strike at a Norwegian national park.
On Monday night, Bangkok celebrated the completion of Thailand's tallest new skyscraper, The MahaNakhon, with a dramatic light show. The building was designed by German architect Ole Scheeren.
Technology and art collide in DMM.Planets Art, one of Japan's largest art exhibitions to-date.
One man known as the "Father of the Flowers" in Aleppo was determined to keep living his life as a gardener, even in the middle of the civil war. Krishnan Guru-Murthy has his story.
Lifeless bodies lying on the streets of the Philippines are a visceral sign of new President Rodrigo Duterte's new battle.
This weekend, rapper-fashion-designer Kanye West has added one more hyphen to his introduction, taking on the role of visual artist and curator at Los Angeles gallery Blum & Poe.
She dedicated her life to helping the poor in India, performed several miracles and won a Nobel Peace prize in 1979.
Grammy- and Oscar-winning artist Rhymefest took to Twitter on Saturday to denounce what he described as "disgusting" treatment by the Chicago Police Department when he tried to report an armed robbery.
"I cannot stand and sing the anthem. I cannot salute the flag. I know that I am a black man in a white world."
Some people chase celestial bodies. I chase airliners.
Americans are perhaps the standard bearers of the "barbecue."
With the need for renewable energy and green travel increasing by the day, could this floating "vertebral spine" be the future of ocean transport?
The Pirelli calendar, the tire company's annual showcase of female beauty, continues to redefine itself.
Gene Wilder, who died Monday at 83 after a long illness, was the kind of movie star who could have only come into being during the 1970s, when movies themselves were in flux.
I cried a tear for "El Divo de Juarez," Juan Gabriel, when I heard Sunday night that he had died in California at 66. His influence on generations of artists helped to propel Latin music across continents. His life and generosity helped to open our eyes to the injustice of poverty and the acceptance of art, regardless of sexuality.
Donald Trump recently began saying he's concerned with keeping African Americans safe from gun violence.
After Labor Day, the presidential campaign will move into high gear. The candidates will be racing against the electoral clock and the campaigns will need laser-eyed focus on what their respective path forward is to victory in November.
Although climate change is thought of as simply a political football, it has been a heated topic among meteorologists for years. I, for one, have changed my conclusion over time on whether humans are responsible for the increased heat content of the Earth.
As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.
A group of undercover officers in Winnipeg, Canada, is leading a new way to fight human trafficking -- firmly focused on helping victims.
"When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China."
Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.
The US Navy has received an attack submarine sponsored by first lady Michelle Obama and named for her home state, the Navy announced.
Surveillance video shows a New Jersey transit officer pulling a man from a train track just seconds before an arriving train.
Residents and rescue workers in Amatrice, Italy, react to the devasting earthquakes that killed more than 250 people and reduced much of the town to rubble.