Washington, July 27 : US President Barack Obama has said there was a possibility of Republican Party nominee Donald Trump becoming his successor and warned that the real-estate magnate lacks a basic knowledge of the world and "doesn't seem to have an interest in learning".
Washington, July 27 : John W. Hinckley Jr., the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981, will be released from a government psychiatric hospital over 35 years after the assassination attempt, a US federal judge ruled on Wednesday.
New York, July 27 : U.S. President Barack Obama has said it is 'possible' that Russia could be attempting to tip his country's presidential election towards republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
New York, July 27 : Your cravings for indulgent food such as bread and sausages is not modern, but may be historic and over 500-years-old, says a study.
Washington, July 27 : Wildfires fuelled by high heat have charred 37,472 acres (around 152 square km), up 13 per cent compared with July 25, near Los Angeles, a media report said.
New York, July 27 : An international team of scientists has identified a rare new species of beaked whale that ranges from northern Japan across the Pacific Ocean to Alaska's Aleutian Islands.
New York, July 27 : In hope for countries like India where clean drinking water is a big issue, a team of researchers including an Indian-origin engineer has found a way to use graphene oxide sheets to transform dirty water into drinking water which could be a global game-changer.
Washington D.C, Jul 27 : The words like "food porn," "nom-mom-nom" and "foodie" may have made it to our dictionary today, but it turns out our historical love-affair with indulgent meals may be over 500 years old.
Islamabad, July 27 : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has assured Sartaj Aziz, the Foreign Affairs Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, that Washington is ready to improve and expand its multidimensional partnership with Islamabad.
New York, July 27 : When it comes to sex, frogs can do it in water, on land and on leaves, but some male frogs have developed the preference for reproducing on land in order to keep competitors aways, new research suggests.
Washington, July 27 : In an intriguing find, scientists associated with NASA's Dawn spacecraft have discovered a mysterious disappearance of a significant number of large craters on dwarf planet Ceres, indicating something has happened to it.
Washington, July 27 : The cooperation between the US and India in the fight against the scourge of terrorism is "extremely strong and robust", the US State Department has reaffirmed.
New York, July 27 : Oil prices dropped on Tuesday, with US crude hitting three-month lows, as rising US crude rigs and fuel inventories spurred market concerns that another glut is building up.
New York, July 27 : US stocks closed mixed as investors digested a batch of quarterly earnings reports while eyeing the Federal Reserve's policy meeting.
Washington, July 27 : Hillary Clinton has been formally anointed Democratic presidential candidate, becoming the first woman to run for the White House on behalf of a major US political party.
New York, July 27 : The US dollar dropped against most major currencies on Tuesday as investors were awaiting the closely-watched Federal Reserve statement due out Wednesday.
New York, July 26 : Scientists investigating evidence of water in Martian soil have found that the bulk soil on the Red Planet likely contains iron sulfates bearing chemically bound water that could be playing a major role in hydrating martian soil.
Washington, July 26 : India has discovered large, highly enriched accumulations of natural gas hydrates in the Bay of Bengal that has the potential to be tapped, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), which participated in the discovery efforts.
Philadelphia, July 26 : Bernie Sanders has asked his supporters to embrace Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party's presidential nominee.
New York, July 26 : In a first, a team of astronomers has found that the Milky Way's halo is spinning in the same direction and at comparable speed as the galaxy's disk -- providing a potential explanation for the "missing" mass of our galaxy.
New York, July 26 : Can financial intelligence be found in the "twitterverse" which can provide clues to how a stock will perform? Yes, says a team from Johns Hopkins University.
Philadelphia (US), July 26 : Amid a sustained revolt by his supporters, Bernie Sanders, the unsuccessful insurgent candidate for the Democratic Party presidential nomination, struggled on Monday night to rally the fractured party to support Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump, the Republican Party nominee.
Nairobi, July 26 : US President Barack Obama's half brother has said that he would vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the presidential election this November.
Washington D.C, Jul 26 (ANI): People traveling to Brazil for the Olympic Games next month can breathe a little sigh of relief as a team of researchers has claimed that the risk of international spread due to the event is low.
Washington D.C., July 26 (ANI): In one of Japan's deadliest mass killings since World War II, at least 19 people were killed and 25 injured in a stabbing spree at a facility for the disabled near Tokyo.
Philadelphia, July 26 : Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was booed by his own delegates after calling on them to support presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on the opening day of a Democratic National Convention (DNC) here on Monday evening.
Philadelphia, July 26 : US First Lady Michelle Obama on Monday addressed the opening night of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) with a message of hope and unity for the party while endorsing presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton, saying she "trusts Hillary to lead the country".
New York, July 26 : The US dollar declined against most major currencies on Monday as investors were awaiting the closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting due to open on Tuesday.
Philadelphia, July 26 : Former Democratic Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders drew loud "boos" from his delegates when he told the crowd of nearly 1,900 that "We have got to elect Hillary Clinton," a media report said.
Washington, July 26 : The US Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump has come out of his convention ahead of Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, topping her 44 per cent to 39 per cent in a four-way matchup including Gary Johnson (nine per cent) and Jill Stein (three per cent) and by three points in a two-way head-to-head, 48 per cent to 45 per cent, a media report said.
Washington, July 25 : Unidentified gunmen have killed at least two people and injured 14 others at a Fort Myers nightclub in Florida.
Washington, July 25 : US President Barack Obama's Kenyan half-brother said he will vote for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump because he wants to make America great again.
Ankara, July 25 : The Turkish-US relations could be affected if Washington does not extradite cleric Fethullah Gulen whom Ankara accuses of being behind the July 15 coup attempt, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday.
New York, July 25 : While habitat disruption by human activities can result in quick loss of species, timely action to expand and connect remaining habitats could slow extinction rates and save species, say researchers.
Fort Myers (Florida), July 25 : Two people were killed and 13 others injured during a shooting at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, on Sunday night, CNN quoted police as saying.
Washington, July 25 : U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has threatened to pull America out of the World Trade Organization (WTO) if his proposal on penalizing U.S. companies for moving their production overseas is blocked.
Washington D.C., July 25 : A suicide bombing rocked the southern German city of Ansbach outside a music festival in which a person was killed and around 12 injured.
Washington, July 25 : Several union leaders and former Defence officialshave joined the list of speakers at the Democratic National Convention (DNC), which begins on Monday to nominate Hillary Clinton as their official presidential candidate for the White House.
Washington, July 25 : Former Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, in his speech before the party's National Convention starting from Monday, will emphasise the agreements he reached with the Hillary Clinton to make her political programme "the most progressive".
New York, July 25 : Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday said that France, Germany and other nations hit by terror attacks recently had only themselves to blame "because they allowed people to come into their territory."
Washington, July 25 : US Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced on Sunday that she would resign at the end of the party's convention.
Washington, July 25 : The US Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday threatened to pull the US out of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) if his proposal on penalising the US companies for moving overseas is blocked.
Washington , July 24 : Solar-powered airplane, Solar Impulse 2, took off from Cairo early Sunday for its final leg of global tour.
Washington D.C., July 24 : Did you know one out of 10 Americans suffer from tinnitus, a condition that results in ringing in the ears.
London, July 24 : A recent study conducted at the University of Pennsylvania points out that the fans of Harry Potter have a lower opinion of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Washington, July 24 : Republican Party's presidential nominee Donald Trump has claimed that the European Union was created to beat the U.S. in terms of making money.
Washington D.C., July 24 : Afghanistan is observing a day of national mourning following the suicide bombing of a protest march in the capital, Kabul, that killed 80 people and wounded more than 200 people.
Washington, July 24 : The mother of US Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, who died during the 2012 Benghazi attacks, in a letter to the New York Times asked Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to stop talking about her son's death.
Washington, July 24 : Presumptive US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Virginia Senator Tim Kaine spoke for the first time as running mates at a rally in Miami, Florida on Saturday, two days before the party's convention kicks off in Philadelphia.
Washington, July 23 : U S President Barack Obama has dismissed Turkey's persistent speculation that Washington was behind the failed military coup there, saying that the rumors threatened the safety of Americans in the country and could damage bilateral ties.
Washington, July 23 : U S Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has picked Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her choice for vice president and running mate, for the upcoming national elections.
Washington, July 23 (ANI): The teenager identified as Ali Sonboly, who shot dead nine people and injured 27 others in Munich, had no links to the Islamic State, but he had amassed literature relating to killing sprees and police responses to them.
Washington, July 23 : Three men in Florida have been arrested on charges of conspiring to join the terror group Islamic State (IS).
Washington, July 23 : Showing empathy comes more out of careful reasoning instead of gut intuition, new research has revealed.
New York, July 23 : Leaking toilets, smelly cafeterias, broken furniture and run-down classrooms make students feel negatively about their schools, according to a study.
Washington, July 23 : A Sikh woman with a blue 'dupatta' covering her head offered 'ardaas' (prayer). A suit clad Muslim from Pakistan with a bow tie vowed support. A black pastor and a Hispanic lawmaker lamented that Democrats had failed them.
New York, July 23 : The massive popularity that the augmented reality game Pokemon Go has generated has broken many a record. While on a daily basis, it is being used twice as much as the Facebook app on Android, the insanely popular app from Niantic Labs has the most first-week downloads since Apple launched its iOS app store eight years ago, media reports said.
Washington D.C, Jul 23 (ANI): King Albert I of Belgium's death in 1934, officially a climbing accident, has fueled dozens of conspiracy theories, but now a recent study has quashed all of them.
Washington, July 23 : NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for future deep space missions and the journey to Mars.
Washington, July 23 : A forensic examination showed the pilot of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 conducted a flight simulation on his home computer that closely matched the suspected route of the missing aircraft, according to a confidential report obtained by New York magazine.