The house where Rosa Parks lived after sparking the Montgomery bus boycott will be returned to the United States from Germany and displayed for three months in Rhode Island in a project being organized by a Berlin-based artist and Brown University.
A 52-year-old tourist from Spain as was killed Thursday by falling masonry in one of Florence's most famous churches, the Basilica of Santa Croce where such Italian luminaries as Michelangelo, Galileo Galilei and Niccolo Machiavelli are buried.
A presidential bid by a celebrity Russian TV host has drawn conflicting reaction from the nation's beleaguered opposition, with some accusing her of playing into the Kremlin hands and others welcoming her bid.
Actress Mayim Bialik says she's "truly sorry for causing so much pain" with her New York Times opinion piece that critics suggested put blame on women who've accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault and sexual harassment.
A former professional boxer who once fought heavyweight Mike Tyson has received probation for a fatal shooting that happened after bus passengers in Cleveland challenged him to a fistfight and then followed him off the bus.
Iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher has died at age 60. She is best known for her role as as the iconic Princess Leia, and later went on to establish herself as an author and screenwriter. Fisher suffered a heart attack Dec. 23 on a flight between London and Los Angeles.
Cristina Rayas McClatchy
Iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher dies at age 60
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Images from the Oakland Hills fire (October 19, 1991)