Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer were awarded the Nobel Prize in economics on Monday for research on alleviating global poverty.

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K-pop star Sulli, formerly of the band f(x), has been found dead at her home.

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• ISIS prisoners 'escape' as Kurds cut deal with Assad

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• What's the deal with the Queen's Speech?

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• Hear NYT publisher confront Trump on his media attacks • Analysis: CNN and White House reporters say Trump should denounce vile anti-media video

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Two seconds after he shouted commands outside a house, a Fort Worth police officer opened fire into what looks like a dark room.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping warned adversaries on Sunday that any attempt to split China will "end in crushed bodies and shattered bones" according to state-media, as anti-government protesters in Hong Kong returned to the streets for a 19th consecutive weekend.

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An eight-year-old boy reeled in a 314-kilogram (692-pound) tiger shark on a fishing trip with his dad in Australia -- possibly setting a new world record.

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A 10-year-old girl died after she was thrown from a ride Saturday at the Deerfield Township Harvest Festival.

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Middle age is often seen as life's pivot point. A hill has been climbed and the view over the other side is unsettling. As Victor Hugo said: "forty is the old age of youth" and "fifty the youth of old age."

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