MLB power rankings
Barry Svrluga assesses the best teams in Major League Baseball through Thursday.
Photos of the day
Cyclone Mahasen, Texas tornadoes, puffin census, melting Swiss glacier and more.
Eye on entertainment
Claire Julien, David Hasselhoff, Freida Pinto, Candice Glover, Martin Short and more.
The Johnstown Flood of 1889
On May 31, 1889, the South Fork dam that held Lake Conemaugh failed, and 20 million tons of water descended upon Johnstown, Pa. The flood claimed the lives of 2,209 people and spurred...
Turkey faces a refugee crisis
More than 400,000 Syrians have crossed into Turkey seeking refuge from the conflict at home. Finding its resources stretched, Turkey is urgently appealing for international aid and...