Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and let his former running mate Rep. Paul Ryan dump the bucket of ice water over his head.
Westboro Baptist Church members say they’ll picket the funeral of killed Missouri teen Michael Brown because of openly gay NFL player Michael Sam, who plays for the St. Louis Rams.
Apparently, the monkey has his rights. The U.S. Copyright Office has refused to register the copyright of a selfie snapped by a monkey, bringing an end to a legal battle between the Wikimedia Foundation and a British photographer.
A U.S. Treasury Department investigation has found Jay-Z and Beyoncé did not violate sanctions law when they took a controversial anniversary trip to Cuba last year that raised questions over the couple’s relationship with President Obama.
An Al Jazeera contributor announced Thursday that he’s leaving Ferguson, Missouri, blasting journalists on the ground for “appalling” behavior in their coverage of the unrest that has plagued the St. Louis suburb.
A year after the National Zoo welcomed a hairless, helpless panda cub no bigger than a butter stick, it is celebrating the birthday of Bao Bao, who has grown to 40 pounds and found her independence.
The body of actor and comedian Robin Williams was cremated, and his ashes were scattered over San Francisco Bay, his death certificate said.