Scientists continue to be puzzled over the spike in sea otter deaths and illness observed around Alaska’s Kachemak Bay; no definitive answer has yet been found despite extensive testing.
Tahir Elci, the President of Diyarbakir Bar Association and prominent pro-Kurdish attorney, was shot and killed in the predominantly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says he visited Syrian refugees in Jordan because he wanted "to see with my own eyes this great human tragedy."
Not only did astronomers get to follow along as a black hole devoured an entire star, they observed a rather rare occurrence – the existence of conical outflow.
Colorado police arrested a suspect they say carried out a violent shooting spree, killing three, at a Planned Parenthood building in Colorado Springs on Friday. Photo: Reuters