The two final choices -- Beijing and Almaty -- had both been considered longshots when the 2022 bid race opened two years ago.
Suspected Jewish extremists set fire to a Palestinian home on Friday, killing an 18-month-old baby and seriously hurting family members.
After a series of graphic leaked videos were released, Indiana officials decided to investigate whether the group was breaking the law.
Law enforcement officials shed light on a grisly crime that saw a Montana family killed in a robbery gone awry.
Collin Brown visited a 7-Eleven in hopes of buying cigarettes, but when he presented his military ID, he got a very surprising response.
Eighty-two percent of denizens in one Northeast locale think they work more than Americans in the rest of the country, according to a poll.
If you're going to illegally park your car, you'd be wise not leave it in the way of this real-life superhero.
J. Lo's Met Gala get-up wasn't for the faint of heart or the every day, but with these must-haves, the look is easier to pull off than you think.
It's the second most common cancer among men in the U.S., and the some 2.9M men who count themselves as survivors include some famous faces.
Supermodel Gisele Bündchen was spotted in a controversial outfit Wednesday that has many saying that she went under the knife.
Adorable new photos surfaced from Prince George's birthday last week, when he started his big day with a beach trip with Kate's mom.
Hard financial times forced one man to give up his dog, but after getting back on his feet, he learned Reece was exactly where he left him.
A man in England was shocked to see what his fellow motorist was doing behind the wheel.
The headline that accompanies this image is pretty cringe-worthy -- and the fine print is even worse.
The former 'Partridge Family' star is unloading his waterfront home and all of his furnishings as part of bankruptcy and divorce proceedings.
A father was pulled over for speeding in Indiana -- and his destiny was put into the hands of an unlikely person.
The singer flaunts her curves for the cover of Vogue Japan -- and debuts her shortest pixie cut yet.
Working as an air traffic controller may not seem like the most glamorous job, but workers can earn a solid six-figures after training.
Scraping at dry skin actually triggers more to replace it -- but there is a natural, non-chemical way to fix winter damage.
'DWTS' alum Valerie Harper was rushed to the hospital late Wednesday night after being found unconscious backstage in Maine.
The 2016 Republican hopeful proved he hasn't lost his real estate prowess -- he just made a killing off his luxe, 6,200-square-foot N.Y. apartment.
Foreign brands may dominate this list of the best companies selling cars in America, but a surprising domestic automaker makes a strong showing.
The average U.S. family throws away over $1,500 in produce each year. Here's how to save your fruits and veggies -- and your money!
Mary Catherine's obituary goes from referring to her six grandchildren to the mention of an entirely different topic of a political nature.
Chris Scruggs allegedly killed his fiance before turning the gun on himself, but that didn't stop doctors from pulling off this amazing feat.
A German artist used one-of-a-kind technology to give this sleek vehicle a paint job that can't be found at just any dealership.
NASA has been feverishly working to launch the next instrument to collect data and make it safe before sending a person to the red planet by 2030.
Ray Tensing, the cop charged in the death of an unarmed black man, was freed from jail hours after his initial court appearance on Thursday.
The reason alcohol consumption is on the rise among educated professional women may surprise you -- and it goes beyond work stress.
Sean Penn directed Charlize Theron on Wednesday as they filmed their new movie, six weeks after they ended their engagement.
Authorities are searching for two men who placed the banners on the grounds of Martin Luther King Jr.'s church in Georgia Thursday.
Panasonic's new 88-pound rig uses four HD cameras to capture an astonishing 160-degree field of vision that could shake up broadcasting.
Over two decades since the H.G. Bissinger best-seller was released, stars of the 1988 Permian Panthers football team came together again.
Believe it or not, this apartment building in Salem, Massachusetts, was once a prison -- and the inside will impress you even more.
Sources said Thursday that the part believed to be from the missing MH370 flight will head to a lab after Malaysian inspectors arrive.
While past trips into space have brought back data, NASA is has a project in the works to collect rocks and dirt from an asteroid.
Search crews braced for a seventh day at sea Thursday, as they continue to hunt for two boys that went missing from their capsized boat.
The short-term rental site isn't just for travelers on a dime -- Mariah Carey just rented an incredible home for a whopping $10,000 a month.
You know by now that these snacks aren't great for you, but the negative effects of eating them could go beyond what you've heard before.
"He said what he said, and now he’s paying the price."
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