Buenos Aires, Argentina - A massive power outage plunged tens of millions of people in Argentina, Uruguay and parts of Paraguay into the dark on Sunday, in what government officials called an "extraordinary" and unprecedented blackout, the cause ...

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Image copyright E.Bagshaw/Cardiff University Image caption If Greenland were to lose all its ice, it would add 7m to global sea level UK scientists head to Greenland this week to trial new sensors that can be placed under its 2km-thick ice sheet ...

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BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Saudi teenager who faced possible execution for acts he was accused of committing as a child has been handed a 12-year prison sentence instead, a human rights group that has been monitoring his case said on Sunday.Last year t ...

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PARIS — One got the feeling watching the Women’s World Cup match on Sunday night that the reserves for the United States women’s soccer team could branch off from their compatriots, form their own sovereign country with its own national team, an ...

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It was obvious, almost immediately, that this was not going to be a contest in any meaningful sense of the term, other than between the American forward line and the 27-year-old from Hijuelas that stood in its way. More than the sophistication a ...

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Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May have turned their fire on favourite Boris Johnson, questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what. While former London mayor and foreig ...

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Clouds partially cover the moon beyond an illuminated BP logo as it sits on a sign outside a gas station operated by BP in Guildford, U.K. Last week BP released its 2019 Statistical Review of World Energy. Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg Las ...

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Love Island 2019 has been turning up the heat on its contestants this year with lots of new faces entering the villa. Hot off the heels of Maura Higgins and Elma Paxar, two more boys will be joining the ITV2 series in the form of Tom Walker and ...

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The Los Angeles artist Andrea Bowers made a monumental artwork that she hoped would support the #MeToo movement and presented it, with the help of four galleries, at the prestigious Art Basel fair in Switzerland. Three imposing walls of text and ...

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The Toronto Raptors, less than 48 hours removed from winning their first N.B.A. championship, were still partying in Las Vegas on Saturday when LeBron James, in his own incomparable way, broadcast his gravitational pull on the rest of the league ...

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