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Tanzania, once envy of the region, watches democracy slide

7 minutes ago   |   ABC News

That Tanzania's populist President John Magufuli has been declared the overwhelming winner of Wednesday's election was no surprise
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Georgia goes to the polls in test of ruling party's dominance

13 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Opposition hope significantly modified electoral system will prevent Georgian Dream from securing third term.
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Jon Lester option declined by Cubs, lefty becomes free agent

Jon Lester option declined by Cubs, lefty becomes free agent

23 minutes ago   |   New York Post

CHICAGO - Jon Lester's $25 million mutual option for 2021 was declined Friday by the Chicago Cubs, completing a $155 million, six-year contract and allowing the 36-year-old...
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NFL Hall of Fame cornerback Herb Adderley dies at 81

NFL Hall of Fame cornerback Herb Adderley dies at 81

23 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Herb Adderley, the Hall of Fame cornerback who joined the NFL as a running back and became part of a record six championship teams with the Packers and Cowboys, has died. He...
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Watch This 'Savage, Ferocious' Snake Rip Its Prey into Pieces While Still Alive

27 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The cat-eyed water snake has can defeat crabs four times its size.
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These Ants Spray Their Victims with Acid Before Decorating Their Nests with Their Skulls

27 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

"They're kinda like discarded chicken bones," said Adrian Smith, who studies the Formica archboldi ants.
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Steve Cohen's Mets could make run at top players in free agency

Steve Cohen's Mets could make run at top players in free agency

39 minutes ago   |   New York Post

As other teams look to shed payroll amid a pandemic, Steve Cohen figures to bring a fat wallet to free agency. The new Mets owner - who will close his $2.4 billion deal to...
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Taiwan celebrates LGBTQ rights after virus lockdown lifts

47 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

While Taiwan's borders remains closed to most foreigners, organisers still expect to attract more than 100,000 people.
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Vote centers open across California on Saturday

51 minutes ago   |   KCRA

Vote centers across California open Saturday. While residents have been voting since the beginning of the month, when mail-in ballots were sent out to all registered voters in...
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LA County Sheriff's Department releases bodycam footage of deadly deputy-involved shooting in Willowbrook

55 minutes ago   |   ABC

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department released bodycam video of a deputy fatally shooting an armed man in Willowbrook earlier this month.
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Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings owner buying Dunkin' Brands

Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings owner buying Dunkin' Brands

The deal is expected to close by the end of the year. Read more ...

Lori Loughlin officially begins sentence at California federal prison

Lori Loughlin officially begins sentence at California federal prison

The "Full House" star had been ordered to report to prison on Nov. 19, but she surrendered on Friday. Read more ...

Florida wildlife officials captured a 10-foot-long python that had found its...

Florida wildlife officials captured a 10-foot-long python that had found its way into a Ford Mustang

Yikes! People opened the Mustang's hood to investigate a check engine light. Read more ...

Study: 1 to 2 million tons of US plastic trash go astray

Study: 1 to 2 million tons of US plastic trash go astray

It's the equivalent of as many as 1,300 plastic grocery bags per person. Read more ...

State leaders facing 2nd wave resist steps to curb virus

State leaders facing 2nd wave resist steps to curb virus

The new surge, despite being more widespread, has yielded a decidedly more limited response than in the spring and summer. Read more ...

Illinois authorities extradite Kyle Rittenhouse, accused in protest...

Illinois authorities extradite Kyle Rittenhouse, accused in protest shootings, to Wisconsin

A prosecutor said the law is unambiguous in requiring Rittenhouse's extradition. Read more ...

For 2nd time, study testing COVID-19 antibody drug has setback

For 2nd time, study testing COVID-19 antibody drug has setback

The study has been paused to investigate a possible safety issue in hospitalized patients. Read more ...

Texas early voting totals exceed total number of ballots cast during 2016...

Texas early voting totals exceed total number of ballots cast during 2016 election

More than 9 million ballots have been cast as of Friday morning in the nation's second most-populous state. Read more ...

Strong Aegean Sea earthquake topples buildings in Turkey

Strong Aegean Sea earthquake topples buildings in Turkey

A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has shaken Turkey and Greece. Turkey's interior minister reports that six buildings in western Izmir province were destroyed. Read more ...

McDonald's is finally bringing back the McRib

McDonald's is finally bringing back the McRib

For the first time in nearly a decade, McDonald's is making the fan-favorite sandwich available at all of its U.S. restaurants. Read more ...