A climber rests as he waits for the skin on his hands to heal halfway up the "toughest climb in the world". Americans Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson make their way up the sheer 3,000 food monolith El Capitan in California's Yosemite National Park for two weeks with no safety equipment bar robes in case they fall. In this picture the two are over the most difficult part of their route and hang above the ground at a distance well above the height of Europe's tallest building - London's Shard.Launch Slideshow 7 PHOTOS
Tarek Alghorani spent seven years in jail for mocking Assad’s regime. Now living in Tunisia, his new target is ISIS.
The Android phone built on face-tracking technology is due out in March; a tablet will follow in June.
“Russian authorities have arrested, fined, or imprisoned members; community property has been seized; and there have been numerous reports of harsh interrogations and allegations of torture,” the U.N. noted.
Hudson Yards, the new Manhattan mega-development, has become the poster child for urban projects that critics say harm the middle class. Is it time to change course?
“It’s critically important that college students don’t face unnecessary barriers in accessing their rights," said Senator Connie Leyva.
While felons may be less likely to vote Republican, the bigger trend is they are overwhelmingly less likely to vote at all.
It's confirmed: The universe is expanding 9 percent faster than expected.
"It’s easy for politicians to simply acknowledge that climate change exists. What’s harder is a real plan that measures up to the urgency of the crisis,” said Greenpeace.
The ice-free zone appeared in 2017 and grew to more than 30,000 square miles.
“Unless [Trump is] held accountable, the president may show even more disregard for the laws of the land and the obligations of his office,” Clinton said. “He will likely redouble his efforts to advance Putin’s agenda."