PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 03: Former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama speaks during Pennsylvania Conference For Women 2017 at Pennsylvania Convention Center on October 3, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Marla Aufmuth/Getty Images for Pennsylvania Conference for Women)

Michelle Obama To Release 'Deeply Personal' Memoir In November

Former first lady Michelle Obama announced new details Sunday about her much-anticipated memoir. Becoming, scheduled for a Nov. 13 release, will offer "deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling" ab...
26/02/2018 8:53 AM IST
Three teenage girls are lost in the world of smartphone apps and messaging, in Trafalgar Square. While in a very busy environment in the capital's main square in central London and with the admiring glance of a young man alongside, the teenagers obsessively tweet and message their friends at home, completely unaware of their surroundings, absorbed in the functions of their devices and their young lives. Sitting on the walls of the fountains, they are isolated from each other and the noise around (Photo by In Pictures Ltd./Corbis via Getty Images)

Investors Urge Apple To Tackle ‘Growing’ Evidence Of Device Addiction In Kids

Two major Apple shareholders are calling on the company to do more to protect children from the potentially harmful side effects of excessive technology use. In a letter delivered to Apple on Saturday...
09/01/2018 9:02 AM IST
A New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer stands guard outside the wake service of NYPD officer Miosotis Familia in the Bronx borough of New York, U.S., July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Suspect Captured In 'Terror-Related' Explosion Near New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal

NEW YORK ― City police captured an injured suspect in what they called a "terror-related incident" after a pipe bomb strapped to his body exploded in the transit system near Times Square during Monday...
11/12/2017 9:16 PM IST
PROVINCETOWN, MA - MARCH 11: A right whale comes to the surface. Researchers on board the Shearwater from the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, look for right whales off the coast of Provincetown, Cape Cod. Right whales, after centuries of decline, are showing signs of recovery and making a comeback. NOAA Federal permit 14603. (Photo by David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Right Whales Could Face Extinction After Deadly Year, Researchers Say

An already dire situation for North Atlantic right whales became even worse in 2017. This species of whale is among the most endangered animals in the world, and if significant actions to recover thei...
11/12/2017 8:56 AM IST
DAMASCUS, SYRIA - NOVEMBER 12: Um Mohammed (L) holds Hamza (R) in the Eastern Ghouta region of Damascus in Syria on November 12, 2017. Amount of children catching diseases, due to lack of medicines, increase day by day in East Ghouta, a region under a blockade by Assad Regime. Three years old Hamza lost his abilities to walk and speak as he caught diseases growing worse due to lack of medicine and food. 55 years old mother Um Mohammed, living alone, lost a son two years ago. Nowadays, she is trying to fill the gap with Hamza. (Photo by Anas Aldimashqi/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

137 Children Need 'Immediate Medical Evacuation' From Syrian Suburb: UN Report

The United Nations children's agency says 137 children stranded in a war-torn suburb outside of Syria's capital are in urgent need of medical evacuation. At least five children have died while waiting...
11/12/2017 8:19 AM IST
Former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius attends his sentencing for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp at the Pretoria High Court, South Africa June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Phill Magakoe/Pool/Files

Reeva Steenkamp Can ‘Rest In Peace' After Oscar Pistorius’ Sentence Doubled, Her Family Says

Reeva Steenkamp's family said she "can now rest in peace" after a South African court on Friday more than doubled Olympian and Paralympian Oscar Pistorius' sentence for killing her. The slain model's...
26/11/2017 8:15 AM IST