Pope Francis said Tuesday he will allow Catholic priests to forgive and welcome women who have had abortions -- under certain conditions.
Reason he's offering forgiveness
Troubling numbers have emerged that show a sharp uptick in homicide rates in 35 cities across the U.S., according to a new report.
Area seeing the largest spike
The former secretary of state seemed blasé about protecting sensitive information in the latest batch of messages released from her tenure.
Sarcastic remark she made
Kim Davis rejected two more same-sex couples who applied for marriage licenses Tuesday, defying the Supreme Court ruling against her.
Clash that unfolded in her office
Researchers published a study on Tuesday that looked at the connection between middle-aged people's bodies and disease onset.
Red flag to be aware of at mid-life
Two men were fishing in an Alabama river when they heard splashing in the water -- but they didn't see a fish when they looked down.
'Are you kidding me?'
When it comes to finding a college that prepares students for life after graduation, professionals who hire frequently singled out these schools.
See which universities made the list
The 47-year-old actress stepped out Saturday night with her whole family and revealed just how big her three children have become.
Adorable kids are growing up so fast
The professional was already gearing up for season 21 with her celebrity partner -- but now, she's barred from dancing for six to eight weeks.
Familiar face you won't be seeing
Bekah Miles, a 20-year-old student, recently got a leg tattoo with a design that's going viral.
Closer look reveals hidden phrase
Sporting barely-there dresses or showing off curvy pregnant figures, celeb moms showed up to Sunday night's awards show on a mission.
Britney Spears' ab-revealing number
An Atlanta police officer was critically wounded and his dog was killed Monday when he responded to a call and showed up at the wrong house.
Violent scene unfolded unexpectedly
If you've had a rough morning, this amazing video might be just what you need.
15 seconds of pure joy
Dozens of treasure hunters have swarmed the hills outside a Polish city after an abandoned Nazi train filled with gold was reportedly discovered.
Underground passage uncovered
Neither Rosie O'Donnell or Elisabeth Hasselbeck are on 'The View' anymore, but the former hosts still shared a war of words this week.
Hot-button issue Rosie raised
Ever since he joined the campaign, political big wigs have insisted Donald Trump had no real chance of winning the presidency -- but that's changed.
Major revelation in latest polling data
Stewart Butterfield has had huge success as the head of Slack, one of the fastest-growing business apps, but he admits to a few weaknesses.
Skill he says he could improve on
While this invention was created to be used on camping trips, it can charge your mobile device twice as fast as plugging it into a computer.
How it may help third-world countries
We all love our comfy clothes, and while comfort often goes hand in hand with oversized, worn out tops, that doesn't have to be true anymore.
$89 fleece jacket for only $59
The group that operates the memorial in Poland wanted to help comfort guests during the hottest time of the year -- but many were offended.
Controversial area sparking backlash
A woman hiking in Conn. suddenly found herself in the presence of two large bears and calmly captured it on video -- then one tried to bite her leg.
Watch the white-knuckle footage
Palo Alto Networks reported the hack Monday, and said new malware has helped hackers collect the logins for more than 225,000 Apple accounts.
How to know if you've been affected
A deep-dive into the instruction manuals of these omnipresent arcade games reveals that they actually are working against you.
How game may be rigged
The pop power couple hit the MTV VMAs on Sunday in matching attire that left much to be desired.
Kim's revealing yet bizarre dress
Michael Seewald made it clear that though the Duggars are standing by Josh, he isn't so quick to forgive.
Biting post against Josh's 'lifestyle of evil'
The 15-year-old actress joined the rest of her family in support of Miley at Sunday night's VMAs -- and she is a spitting image of her famous sibling.
Younger sister is all grown up
Even though Hillary Clinton is making a historic run for president in 2016, some voters are voicing their opinion that she has not earned their vote.
Opinions may surprise you
Steve Irwin's daughter is prepping for her 'DWTS' debut and she showed she's definitely willing to take some risks with her latest move.
Watch her wild dance moves
Summer vacation is the perfect time of year to turn to our favorite celebs for a little seaside style inspiration.
Stars making a splash at the beach
The president opened up his 3-day visit to Alaska with a speech that painted doomsday scenario that will put future generations at risk.
Threat he insists is inevitable
From news anchor flubs to celebrities fuming, see all the of the most cringe-worthy on-air moments of all time, compiled into one video.
Amy Schumer called a 'skank' live
Justin Bieber got extremely emotional on stage after his performance at the awards show on Sunday.
Moment that brought him to his knees
Donald Trump is losing ground in one of the nation's crucial voting states for the first time in six weeks, according to a poll released Monday.
GOP contender creeping up on him
From free Wi-Fi to free specialty dining, the perks offered along with the vacation of your dreams are almost too good to be true.
Sail the high seas in style
A new photo series shines a spotlight on the agents who have mastered the art of remaining incognito as they protect the president.
Nation's most mysterious operatives
The 'DWTS' pro said in her new TLC documentary that she started being sexually abused when she was in kindergarten by her caretaker.
'He knew nobody was ever around'
The site's co-founder revealed plans to take a leap into a major industry next year that he thinks doesn't focus enough on matching personalities.
Move has nothing to do with dating
Cousins, taken in the fourth round in the same draft that Robert Griffin III was chosen second overall, hopes to jumpstart Washington's offense.
What does this mean for RGIII?
Worried about a future in which the skies are filled with drones? Now there's a way to fight back with portable laser cannons.
When product becomes available
"If I get to like 15 questions in a row -- count 'em at home --if I get to 15 in a row [when I'm not called on], you're going to go 'Uh oh, he's going to go nuclear now.'"
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