Facebook has agreed to meet with San Francisco city officials and activists following criticism that its naming policy discriminates against the LGBT community.
The social network's policy, which requires users use their legal name on profiles, is not new — but has recently come under new..
DNIPROPETROVSK, Ukraine – It just might be the most significant attempt at a truce yet.
Ukrainian authorities and Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine agreed overnight in Belarus to create a wide buffer zone between each side’s forces, to withdraw heavy weapons out of reach of one..
As you may have heard, there are two new iPhone 6 devices available today. And as lines for Apple's new Jesus phone stretch into the stratosphere (or don't), there's a big question on plenty of would-be buyers' minds: Should I buy the iPhone 6 or the iPhone 6 Plus?
It's a good question and one..
As the #IceBucketChallenge campaign showed us, social media can be a powerful medium for charitable organizations.
However, the precise nature of the relationship between social good and platforms like Facebook and Twitter can often be unclear. Do social media users really absorb the message?..
LONG BEACH, California — A JetBlue airliner that experienced engine problems soon after takeoff returned to Long Beach Airport on Thursday, after smoke filled the cabin and passengers evacuated onto the runway using the plane's emergency slides.
None of the 142 passengers and five crew..
The prestigious Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St. Andrews, Scotland voted Thursday to allow women to join for the first time in its 260-year history.
Peter Dawson, the secretary of the R&A said in a statement that the club's 2,400 male members voted "overwhelmingly" in favor of admitting..
There's no doubt that social media has made it easier for charitable organizations and nonprofits to spread their messages. The major press release or fundraiser can now be simplified into a series of tweets or Facebook posts. Organizations can stay top of mind with their own pieces of social..
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of a man and a woman who have been holding hands for more than 700 years in Leicestershire, England.
The skeletal remains were unearthed two weeks ago at the "lost chapel of St. Morell" near the small village of Hallaton, the University of Leicester..
How was your weekend? Floyd Mayweather made $14,800 per second, nearly $900,000 per minute and more than $2.5 million per round for his Saturday night boxing match against Marcos Maidana.
Oh, and Mayweather also beat Maidana in a unanimous decision to retain his welterweight and junior..
District Attorney Brett Ligon said during a press conference that his office is taking the abuse charges "very seriously," adding that the Montgomery County DA office is known for "effective and aggressive" persecution of child-abuse cases.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson..
Several unnamed Arab countries are willing to conduct airstrikes against the Islamic State in conjunction with the United States, Britain and other countries, according to a report published Sunday.
The addition of Arab military support to the coalition would be a major boost for the Obama..
ESPN anchor Hannah Storm told the world on Sunday that she was "genuinely excited" to get to work after the first week of the NFL season — that is, until TMZ released a video last week that showed Ravens running back Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancée in a hotel elevator.