Hello Kitty -- despite having a name that's 50 percent devoted to the term that refers to a young cat -- is no feline.
The USC Athletic Department said in a statement Wednesday that Shaw had approached athletic department officials and admitted the story was a lie.
A senior U.S. defense official said Wednesday that Russian troops have fired missiles inside Ukraine at central government military positions, providing further evidence for the Obama administration's charges that Russia is orchestrating new military operations in eastern Ukraine.
A new report from the West Point counterterrorism center challenges the notion that the Islamic State only recently became a major terror threat, describing the network's gains in Iraq as a crisis four years in the making.
A new English-language Al Qaeda magazine features a how-to article on making car bombs and suggests terror targets in the United States, including casinos in Las Vegas, oil tankers, military colleges and more.
U.S. officials are taking a wary view of the disclosure this week that Iran – one of four countries the United States accuses of supporting terrorism – has begun arming the Kurdish Regional Government in northern Iraq, as the Kurds scramble to combat the threat posed by ISIS.
At 68 cents a gallon, Californians already pay the nation's second highest gas tax. It goes up again in January to pay for a first in the nation climate change law that hits motorists where it hurts most: the pocketbook.
The CEO of one of the U.S.'s largest sports arena caterers was caught on a July 27 elevator video repeatedly kicking a 1-year-old Doberman pinscher and, at one point, yanking the dog's leash so hard the dog "is lifted into the air," court documents allege.
"All right, full auto," the firing-range instructor tells a 9-year-old girl.
A booted Farrah Abraham says MTV made a big mistake by firing her from "Teen Mom" reunion season.
Survey says some states drink way more than others.
Jennifer Aniston is fighting back against all the constant tabloid speculation surrounding her personal life.
The Sopranos has been celebrated for its ambiguous series finale, which left the fate of mob boss Tony Soprano unknown. But now creator David Chase has taken all of the mystery out of the revolutionary episode.
Chelsea Handler made sure her E! talk show Chelsea Latelywent out with a bang Tuesday night, thanks to some help from her celebrity friends.
Natalie Wood's sister claims to know who killed the actress.
A military jet has crashed in western Virginia and State Police are en route to the scene, authorities tell The Associated Press.
Joran van der Sloot -- the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway – has gone on a hunger strike to protest his transfer to a maximum security jail in Peru.
Sometimes stars want to cringe with embarrassment. Other times, they just want attention.
The “Cops” employee was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
A top House Republican is charging that the Environmental Protection Agency secretly drafted highly detailed maps of U.S. waterways to set the stage for a controversial plan to expand regulatory power over streams and wetlands, a claim the EPA strongly denies.