Tens of thousands of spectators swarmed the launch field Saturday for the first mass ascension of the 44th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
A Guatemalan emergency official says the number of people killed when a hillside collapsed on a group of homes has risen to 56.
Pope Francis recently visited Philadelphia, and one local pastor was so excited about the papal visit that he built an LEGO model of the Vatican.
Justin Bieber was drunk during his surprise appearance with hip-hip duo Rae Sremmurd in New Zealand on Thursday night.
Kern County fire crews were able to keep a grass fire along the Grapevine portion of Interstate 5 to only 1 acre.
A gunman opened fire at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least nine people before dying in a shootout with police, authorities said.
Hurricane Joaquin unleased heavy flooding as it roared through sparsely populated islands in the eastern Bahamas on Thursday as a Category 4 storm, with forecasters warning it could grow even stronger before carving a path that would take it near the U.S. East Coast.
Keith Richards had a goal when he was readying the release of his first solo album in two decades: Get his Rolling Stones bandmates excited about recording their own music.
The Ventura County Sheriff's Office held a news conference Wednesday in an effort to identify two women who were murdered 35 years ago.
A police officer responding to a report of a suspicious person was fatally shot at a suburban South Carolina mall on Wednesday, and police say a suspect is in custody.
Prosecutors declined to charge Caitlyn Jenner on Wednesday in a California car crash that led to the death of another driver, saying there was not enough evidence for a conviction.
British royal Prince Harry has stolen David Beckham's crown as the sexiest celebrity beard-wearer.
Kim Kardashian had no idea her husband Kanye West was considering running for the U.S. presidency until he announced it to the world.
More than a dozen blasts triggered by explosive devices delivered in mail packages killed at least seven people and injured over 50 in a small city in southern China on Wednesday, officials and state media said.
An emu famous for running wild through New Hampshire for more than a week has been reunited with its owner and returned home safely to Vermont in the back of a Toyota Prius.
Katy Perry got more than she bargained for when she invited an excited fan onstage in Brazil as the girl began to kiss her neck and touch her buttocks.
Jim Carrey's on-off girlfriend Cathriona White has died after apparently taking her own life, according to reports.
The Santee Sioux tribe has already proven its business acumen, running a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a 240-head buffalo ranch on the plains of South Dakota. Now the small tribe is opening the nation's first marijuana resort on its reservation.