• London The boss of the Tube today accused the RMT of being stuck in the past after the union voted for a fresh wave of strike action over ticket office closures.

  • New York An undercover narcotics police officer was shot during a shootout with a suspect in a parking lot in Bergen County, N.J...

  • Hawaii Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully recorded the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet...

I HIT Environment »

After Washington Mudslide, Questions About Building in Nature's Danger Zones

Tuesday, when President Obama tours the grim scene at the mudslide in Oso, Washington, where at least 39 people were swept to their death, he won't be able to do much more than comfort families of the victims and sign the disaster declaration that starts federal aid flowing to the tiny, shell-shocked community.

I HIT Technology »

Facebook, Google Twitter in new scrum over mobile app ad gold rush

What once was Facebook's private mine has created a gold-rush effect with Google and Twitter also now seeking more mobile riches. But there's only so much money to go around.

I HIT Entertainment »

Drew Barrymore Welcomes a Baby Girl, Her Second Child With Husband Will Kopelman: Check Out the Adorable Name!

"Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman," the couple said in a statement. "Olive has a new little sister, and everyone is healthy and happy!".

I HIT Politics »

Indian-origin academics in UK dread Modi in power, issue open letter

London: Around 75 professors and other academics of Indian origin working at some of Britain's prestigious institutions such as Cambridge and Oxford university and London School of Economics on Tuesday issued an open letter.