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Mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr., whose life inspired the film "A Beautiful Mind," and his wife died in a car crash, according to New Jersey State Police.
A ship filled with "mercenaries, weapons and ammunition" was attacked by a Libyan air force plane Sunday morning, the chief of the air force told CNN.
A firefighter died early Sunday while performing a high water rescue operation in Claremore, Oklahoma, an emergency management official said. FULL STORY
Who's the worst at protecting their skin from the sun and skin cancer, men or women? Men are, according to the latest study on sunscreen use by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Only 14.3% of men said they regularly used sunscreen.
The debate over the safety of genetically modified foods came into the spotlight again last month when Chipotle, the popular Mexican food chain, announced it was working to remove ingredients that contain genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, from its menu. The company's website states that these foods do not "align" with its vision to provide the highest-quality ingredients, and it cites concerns in the medical community, as well as among farmers and environmentalists, about genetically engineered crops.
An international group of activists, including Gloria Steinem, crossed the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea to bring attention to the need for peace between the two nations. FULL STORY
After days of ISIS fighters advancing east out of Ramadi, an alliance of Iraqi forces opposed to the terror group say they've launched a counter-attack -- hoping to push them away from a key Iraqi military base and the capital.
An Atlanta man stops a potential carjacker by holding him at gunpoint until police arrive and arrest the suspect. A witness captured it all on camera. WSB's Rachel Stockman reports.
CNN's Poppy Harlow speaks to a mom who posted a video online shaming her daughter after she discovered her secret Facebook account.
Reality TV star Josh Duggar issued an apology Thursday after reports surfaced that he allegedly molested girls as a teenager, saying: "I acted inexcusably."
A pop singer from Sweden won the 60th version of the hugely popular Eurovision Song Contest early Sunday.
A Missouri woman kept captive in a wooden box for four months escaped in April, only to be shot to death this week along with her son, police said.
Kids who had a family member that passed away while serving their country got to visit the Pentagon. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
Emergency crews in Oklahoma and Texas are scrambling to help inundated residents cope with record-breaking rains. CNN's Derek Van Dam has more.
Opponents of the National Security Agency's bulk collection of telephone data successfully blocked multiple attempts in the Senate early Saturday morning to extend the expiring law that authorizes the program.