September 2, 2017

American widow of Holocaust survivor to give $22M to German zoo

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(COLOGNE, Germany) — A New Jersey woman has pledged to donate $22 million to a zoo in Cologne, Germany, in memory of her late husband, […]
September 2, 2017

Time runs out for Americans in North Korea as travel ban goes into effect

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — For the scores of Americans who live or work in North Korea, time is up.The Trump administration’s ban on travel to the reclusive country […]
September 2, 2017

Timeline of the US and Russia trading diplomatic blows

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. ordered Russia to close its consulate in San Francisco, as well as two diplomatic annexes in Washington, D.C., and New York, Thursday, […]
September 1, 2017

Peggy Whitson clocks in 665 days in space

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Astronaut Peggy Whitson is approaching an astronomical landmark: 665 days in orbit over three missions, giving her the record for the […]