Famed economist and best-selling author Thomas Picketty is stirring controversy by suggesting that the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, is growing stronger due to an income gap which has been widened by the West.
Wildlife officials have revealed that the oldest banded seabird named Wisdom, thought to be around 64 years old, was spotted on the island of Midway Atoll where she will likely hatch and raise another chick.
Shoppers traded bricks for clicks this year, spending more than $3 billion on "Cyber Monday." Adobe says strong sales made it marking the largest online sales day in history. (Dec. 1)