When the Artemis I mission blasts off to the moon on August 29, there will be a movie star on board. Specifically, it's Shaun the Sheep. A stuffed version of the beloved character from Oscar-winning Wallace and Grommit creators Aardman Animation will be representing the European... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- An An, the world’s oldest giant male panda in captivity and under human care, has died at the age of 35 in Hong Kong. According to officials at Hong Kong’s Ocean Park where An An had spent the majority of his life,... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A new dinosaur species was discovered by paleontologists on Thursday, who have now named the giant carnivorous dinosaur species Meraxes gigas. The new species is similar to the Tyrannosaurus rex, with a large head and tiny arms. According to the researchers' findings, published in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Chris Smalls was fired from his Amazon warehouse job in 2020, after leading a protest over fears working conditions could lead to a coronavirus outbreak at the Staten Island, New York, facility. Now, Smalls has a new job: president of the Amazon... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- U.S. Olympic alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin's quest to make Olympic history will have to wait for another day after she didn't land a medal in the Giant Slalom competition Monday. The 26-year-old fell during her first run, disqualifying her from the event. "Could blame... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. announced on Tuesday an "ambition" to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions in its operations in the next three decades, but fell short of making any commitments to offset or reduce the massive amounts of Earth-warming emissions from the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Microsoft Corp. announced plans on Tuesday to acquire gaming giant Activision Blizzard Inc., the maker of immensely popular franchises including "Call of Duty" and "Warcraft," for $68.7 billion. The companies jointly announced news of the all-cash deal on Tuesday, which involves tech... Read More.
A little more than a week before a new, Steven Spielberg-directed version of West Side Story -- one of his most famous works -- is set to hit the big screen, composer Stephen Sondheim has died. The giant of musical theater died Friday at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lovers of all things chocolate, dessert and Reese’s have another thing to be thankful for just in time for the holidays. On Monday, a new Reese's Thanksgiving Pie was announced. The sweet treat is the largest peanut butter cup ever, with a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- On Monday, the crash of Facebook and the company's apps threw the Internet into disarray and plunged billions of users into digital darkness. The outage illustrated how essential Facebook's services have become as well as the risks of its dominance, particularly... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Facebook whistleblower who unearthed documents she says shows the company had knowledge of its platforms' negative impact will appear before a Senate subcommittee Tuesday. Frances Haugen, who revealed her identity during a Sunday interview on CBS' 60 Minutes has been cooperating with... Read More.