An Israeli woman was turning 50, and she chose to give one of her own kidneys to a stranger. It turned out to be a 3-year-old Palestinian boy.
Check out photos from Wednesday's action at the Olympics as a storm moved away from the Tokyo area, relieving the city of a feared disruption …
The Delta Aquariids meteor shower is lighting up the night sky the last week of July, peaking on July 28 and 29. Here's how to watch.
Simone Biles' actions and statements in Tokyo might very well have redefined the mental health talk that's been coursing through sports in the last year.
Check out the latest photos from the Tokyo Olympics, including the Russian women’s gymnasts' win after U.S. star Simone Biles exited with a me…
LeVar Burton began his long-awaited week as “Jeopardy!” guest host Monday after a wave of fan support and is among front runners for the permanent gig.
A wave of rainbow-colored pride is sweeping through Olympic pools, skateparks, halls and fields with a record number of openly gay competitors in Tokyo.
The chief executive of the company that makes Marlboro cigarettes was quoted saying the firm sees an end to its cigarette sales in Britain in 10 years.
From Idaho to California, fish are dying due to blistering heat waves and extended drought that are raising water temperatures in the West.
Salmon are dying in the thousands in one river and an entire run of endangered salmon could be wiped out in another due to heat and drought in…
President Joe Biden held an event Monday to highlight the bipartisan roots of the Americans with Disabilities Act and mark the law's 31st anni…
On the Americans with Disabilities Act's anniversary, President Biden said those with long-term COVID-19 effects will have access to disability protections.
A man inside a makeshift bubble that operates like a hamster wheel washed ashore in Florida, his latest attempt to run across the sea in his “hydropod.”
People with tattoos are often banned from some places around Japan. But no such restrictions in the Olympic bubble, where tattoos are everywhere.
Pop singer Pink has offered to pay a fine given to the Norwegian female beach handball team for wearing shorts instead of the required bikini bottoms.
Furry four-legged friends like adventure as much as their two-legged humans. Pack this Fido-friendly gear in the car for your next road trip.
Robert "Bob" Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading Black voter registration drives in the 1960s, has died at 86.
Robert Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading Black voter registration drives in the 1960s, has died. He was 86.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi named a second Republican critic of Donald Trump, Rep. Adam Kinzinger, to a committee investigating the Capitol riot.
Warm weather means more kids are getting outside to play, hike and enjoy the fresh air, and it also means preventing insect bites.
Play food offers an engaging cooking experience without the mess or cost of real ingredients. Here are 12 play food sets for your little chef.
If the Summer Olympics inspire you to start working out, it's important to stay hydrated. And a valuable term to remember is "drink to thirst."
Swimmers Chase Kalisz and Jay Litherland went 1-2 in the men's 400-meter individual medley for the first American medals of the Tokyo Games.