A humanoid named Sophia has made history by becoming the first robot in the world to be granted citizenship. Saudi Arabia on Wednesday offered citizenship to the robot, designed by entrepreneur David Hanson.
SYDNEY, Australia — After months of uncertainty, Australia’s High Court declared Friday that five federal lawmakers who have dual citizenship were ineligible to run for their seats, a ruling that threatens the government’s one-seat majority in the House of Representatives.
BARCELONA, Spain — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): Several thousand protesters have gathered near Catalonia’s regional parliament before a debate in the legislature where independence from Spain might formally be declared.
Was the Soviet Union involved in the 1963 assassination of President Kennedy? Given Cold War tensions and the fact that shooter Lee Harvey Oswald had defected to the Soviet Union
On Wednesday, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized President Donald Trump's "cavalier" threats to start war with North Korea. Speaking in the South Korean capital of Seoul, she stressed the need for diplomacy to bring North Korea to talks. Clinton also highlighted the role China could play to put more pressure on Pyongyang.
Dozens of cities are working frantically to land Amazon's second headquarters, raising a weighty question with no easy answer: Is it worth it?
NASA astronauts Sally Ride and Mae Jemison, astronomer Nancy Grace Roman and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton are celebrated for their contributions to space exploration and astronomy in the new Lego Ideas set, "Women of NASA." Based on a fan-proposed and supported design,
The NFL Draft is coming to Dallas in 2018 and AT&T Stadium will host the event. The NFL made the announcement on Wednesday and Cowboys executive vice president and brand manager Charlotte Anderson, who also happens to be the daughter of team owner and general manager Jerry Jones, confirmed the news.
Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney has accused former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of molesting her for several years, starting when she was 13.
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The Trump administration is focusing properly on blocking the destabilizing, terrorist-abetting activities of Iran in Mesopotamia, the Levant, and elsewhere.