The Philae lander, after successfully landing on a comet in late 2014, may have made a significant discovery about the ingredients which create life.
Williams driver Valtteri Bottas describes speculation linking him with a move to Ferrari as "disturbing".
Australia batted like "novices" on day two of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston, says Geoffrey Boycott.
Southampton make a successful return to European competition by defeating Vitesse Arnhem in the Europa League.
The social network Facebook announces it has built its own drone to bring internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.
El Salvador provides security escorts for buses forced to observe a strike called by criminal gangs, after several drivers were killed.
Debris found on an Indian Ocean island is to be sent to France to determine if it is from the missing airliner MH370, Malaysia's PM says.
West Ham's hopes of qualifying for the Europa League group stages suffer a setback as they are held against Astra Giurgiu.
US officials launch an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but say they have been unable to reach the American involved.
After landing in the hospital nearly two weeks ago with a fractured bone in his neck, former President George H.W. Bush shared an enthusiastic glimpse of his recovery Thursday on his Twitter account.
Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.
A federal appeals court has locked down America's largest national forest from logging, in a tight decision that reverses a Bush-era bid to open up the Alaska land and has state officials fuming.
Daylen Brickley, a baby from the US state of New Hampshire, is the proud owner of a lifetime permit to hunt and fish - the first licence holder under a new programme.
Steven Finn takes 5-45 to reduce Australia to 168-7 in their second innings on the second day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston.
The International Monetary Fund is wary of any financial contribution to a third Greek bailout and is unlikely to provide funds at the first stage.
An investigation into a number of allegations of crime involving children's charity Kids Company has been launched by police, the BBC has learned.
Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore formally announced his bid for the White House Thursday, becoming the 17th Republican presidential primary candidate.
Planned Parenthood lobbied the Department of State many times during Hillary Clinton's tenure there and received tens of millions of dollars from foreign policy agencies over the past few years, according to a new report.
The spacecraft which made a spectacular landing on a comet last year has discovered a rich array of carbon compounds.
Scientists in South Korea develop a tiny robot - based on the water strider insect - that can jump on water