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    French women 'silenced about church abuse' speak out

    French women 'silenced about church abuse' speak out


    Lucie was just 16 when she became involved with a Catholic religious community after attending a holiday camp in Switzerland. At the time, she told CNN, she was "very, very, very alone" and looking for friends and...

    Lucie was just 16 when she became involved with a Catholic religious community after attending a holiday camp in Switzerland. At the time, she told CNN, she was "very, very, very alone" and looking for friends and affection.
    ISIS bride who wants UK return 'to have British citizenship revoked'

    ISIS bride who wants UK return 'to have British citizenship revoked'


    British teenager Shamima Begum, who left the UK to join ISIS in 2015 and has expressed a wish to return home, is to be stripped of her UK citizenship, her family's lawyer said...

    British teenager Shamima Begum, who left the UK to join ISIS in 2015 and has expressed a wish to return home, is to be stripped of her UK citizenship, her family's lawyer said Tuesday.
    How Bernie Sanders could win 2020

    How Bernie Sanders could win 2020


    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is hoping the second time is the charm in seeking the Democratic nomination for the White...

    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is hoping the second time is the charm in seeking the Democratic nomination for the White House.
    US sanctions on Venezuela are rippling through oil markets

    US sanctions on Venezuela are rippling through oil markets


    US sanctions on Venezuela's national oil company have accelerated the unprecedented collapse of its oil output and set off a domino effect in the global energy...

    US sanctions on Venezuela's national oil company have accelerated the unprecedented collapse of its oil output and set off a domino effect in the global energy market.
    Huawei founder: The US 'cannot crush us'

    Huawei founder: The US 'cannot crush us'


    Huawei's founder is striking a defiant tone in the face of American attempts to curb the Chinese tech giant's international reach and prosecute his...

    Huawei's founder is striking a defiant tone in the face of American attempts to curb the Chinese tech giant's international reach and prosecute his daughter.
    Robot valets head to London

    Robot valets head to London


    Travelers flying out of London's Gatwick Airport may soon have a robot parking their...

    Travelers flying out of London's Gatwick Airport may soon have a robot parking their car.
    4 ways to stay comfy while traveling for work

    4 ways to stay comfy while traveling for work


    Narrow plane seats, weird smells, unfamiliar food, and disrupted routines -- frequent business travel can be uncomfortable for very real reasons. But with a little prep, you can bring a piece of home with you wherever you go and make your trips less...

    Narrow plane seats, weird smells, unfamiliar food, and disrupted routines -- frequent business travel can be uncomfortable for very real reasons. But with a little prep, you can bring a piece of home with you wherever you go and make your trips less stressful and more effective.
    The subtle art of calling in sick

    The subtle art of calling in sick


    You've spent the night in the bathroom after eating some questionable takeout food, and you're still feeling queasy. What are you going to tell your...

    You've spent the night in the bathroom after eating some questionable takeout food, and you're still feeling queasy. What are you going to tell your boss?
    Record-breaking $300m baseball deal 'agreed'

    Record-breaking $300m baseball deal 'agreed'


    Manny Machado, who spent the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) season with the Los Angeles Dodgers, has agreed a record-breaking $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres, according to...

    Manny Machado, who spent the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) season with the Los Angeles Dodgers, has agreed a record-breaking $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres, according to reports.
    Shiffrin 'in a league of her own,' says Vonn

    Shiffrin 'in a league of her own,' says Vonn


    She retired as the greatest female ski racer of all time, but Lindsey Vonn believes fellow American Mikaela Shiffrin is "in a league of her own" and will shatter all records as long as she stays...

    She retired as the greatest female ski racer of all time, but Lindsey Vonn believes fellow American Mikaela Shiffrin is "in a league of her own" and will shatter all records as long as she stays healthy.
    Semenya needs to be treated fairly, says Ed Moses

    Semenya needs to be treated fairly, says Ed Moses


    US athletics great Ed Moses says sport has had its "head in the ground" over the issue of hypoandrogenism and called for South African Caster Semenya to be treated fairly as her appeal against testosterone restrictions in female runners takes place in...

    US athletics great Ed Moses says sport has had its "head in the ground" over the issue of hypoandrogenism and called for South African Caster Semenya to be treated fairly as her appeal against testosterone restrictions in female runners takes place in Switzerland.
    How Karl Lagerfeld redefined fashion

    How Karl Lagerfeld redefined fashion


    You didn't have to know anything about fashion to know about Karl Lagerfeld, the most instantly recognizable dandy of our...

    You didn't have to know anything about fashion to know about Karl Lagerfeld, the most instantly recognizable dandy of our time.
    The secret design of waiting lines

    The secret design of waiting lines


    Many of us experience multiple queues on an average day. If they move quickly, they're soon forgotten. But a slow line can seem to last forever and can put a drag on an entire...

    Many of us experience multiple queues on an average day. If they move quickly, they're soon forgotten. But a slow line can seem to last forever and can put a drag on an entire day.
    From S. Sudanese refugee to supermodel

    From S. Sudanese refugee to supermodel


    I don't remember much about my earliest years, but certain vivid memories linger: the scorching yet still comforting heat of the African sun, the rich brown color of Kenyan land, adults from backgrounds different than mine helping others with daily...

    I don't remember much about my earliest years, but certain vivid memories linger: the scorching yet still comforting heat of the African sun, the rich brown color of Kenyan land, adults from backgrounds different than mine helping others with daily needs, and most of all, the carefree laughter and pitter-pattering footsteps from children like myself, never ceasing as we danced in our own little universes.
    Rise of India's lavish wedding culture

    Rise of India's lavish wedding culture


    When it comes to elaborate nuptials, few can rival the mega-weddings of India's...

    When it comes to elaborate nuptials, few can rival the mega-weddings of India's super-rich.
    Unseen photos of America's early 'working girls'

    Unseen photos of America's early 'working girls'


    Women in sexual professions have always distinguished themselves from other women, from the mores of the time, by pushing the boundaries of style. The most celebrated concubines and courtesans in history set the trends in their respective courts. The...

    Women in sexual professions have always distinguished themselves from other women, from the mores of the time, by pushing the boundaries of style. The most celebrated concubines and courtesans in history set the trends in their respective courts. The great dames of burlesque -- Sally Rand, Gypsy Rose Lee -- boasted a signature style on- and offstage, reflecting broader-than-life personalities.
    A giant scrapheap of A380s is on its way

    A giant scrapheap of A380s is on its way


    A whopping great beast of an aircraft, the double-decker Airbus A380 -- the biggest passenger airplane the world has ever known -- is an incredible sight whether on land or in the...

    A whopping great beast of an aircraft, the double-decker Airbus A380 -- the biggest passenger airplane the world has ever known -- is an incredible sight whether on land or in the air.
    This could be world's biggest superyacht

    This could be world's biggest superyacht


    Just when you thought superyacht designs couldn't get any more extravagant, along comes one to blow the others clean out of the...

    Just when you thought superyacht designs couldn't get any more extravagant, along comes one to blow the others clean out of the water.