Former President George H.W. Bush was admitted Wednesday to the intensive care unit of a Houston hospital with pneumonia, and his wife, Barbara, was hospitalized as a precaution after suffering fatigue and coughing, a spokesman said.
Officials with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey say the iconic travelling circus’ final show at the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island is sold out.
Barack Obama stepped behind the White House podium for the last time Wednesday, fielding questions from the crush of journalists crammed in for the occasion and offering assurances to Americans watching on TV.
Coalition forces are in complete control of eastern Mosul after driving Islamic State militants from that part of the city.
An 11-year-old girl fired a borrowed gun at a Pennsylvania shooting range and the bullet ricocheted off the ground, striking her 12-year-old brother in the head and blinding him, state police said in court documents.
A buff female Iranian bodybuilder discovered that the mad mullahs are muscling in on her action.
A 15-year-old student opened fire with a gun at a private school in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey on Wednesday, seriously wounding himself, a teacher and three other students, state officials said.
A video showing four men sexually assaulting a young woman has sparked outrage across Somalia.
The 55,000-pound excavation truck wasn’t in the area for a wash, but it may need one after being partially swallowed by a sinkhole in north Georgia.