The southern state of Arkansas has carried out the first double execution in the United States in nearly 17 years, forging on with a controversial push to execute a string of inmates before a lethal drug expires at the end of the month.
Madonna voiced anger Tuesday over news that a Hollywood studio plans an unauthorized biopic of her early years in New York struggling to break into the music business.
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a goal of putting demonstration projects in place by 2020.
Google on Tuesday announced changes to how it delivers and ranks internet searches, the latest effort by the tech giant to weed out “fake news” and offensive content.
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called Tuesday for the European Union to sign a free trade deal by the end of the year with South American bloc Mercosur.
Someone has taken a chainsaw to dozens of cedars and spruces belonging to Poland’s environment minister, police said Tuesday, in what media speculated was a tit-for-tat move for a controversial tree-cutting law.
A painting that had been in the same family for generations and was only recently credited to Spain’s famed artist Diego Velazquez was sold Tuesday in Madrid for eight million euros, auction house Abalarte said.
The United States is “deeply concerned” by Turkish air strikes that reportedly killed more than two dozen Kurdish fighters in Iraq and Syria, the State Department said Tuesday.
An artificial womb filled with clear liquid, successfully tested on pre-natal lambs, could help extremely premature babies avoid death or life-long disability, researchers reported Tuesday.
Marine Le Pen had a mixed welcome at a market near Paris on Tuesday, with some traders jostling for a picture with France’s far-right presidential candidate but others booing her hard line on immigration.
The entire Wells Fargo board of directors was reelected Tuesday after a bruising, rowdy annual meeting where shareholders castigated the bank’s leadership over a fake accounts scandal that severely damaged the company’s image.