Frat shut down after sex video
The charter of an Indiana University fraternity has been revoked after a video surfaced allegedly showing members cheering on a brother involved in a sexually explicit act with a woman.
U.S.: Russia missiles landed in Iran
A number of cruise missiles launched from a Russian ship and aimed at targets in Syria have crashed in Iran, two U.S. officials told CNN Thursday.
France train hero stabbed again
A U.S. airman who was injured while helping thwart an attack on a train in France two months ago has been stabbed in northern California, a U.S. defense official speaking on condition of anonymity said Thursday.
Coral dying on global scale
For the third time since records have been kept, the world is experiencing a global coral bleaching event.
Sheriff: Boy killed girl over puppy
As a Tennessee community prepares to bury a girl allegedly killed by an 11-year-old boy over a puppy, more details emerged about the gun used in the shooting.
Northern lights are supercharged
Residents in parts of the United States and Europe were treated to an unexpected light show.
Chef Paul Prudhomme dies
Famed chef Paul Prudhomme died Thursday morning at the age of 75, according to the New Orleans restaurant he owned, K-Paul's.
Favorite quits House speaker race; colleague 'stunned'
Singer Billy Joe Royal dies
Musician Billy Joe Royal, the voice of 1960s pop hits including "Down in the Boondocks" who resurfaced as a country star in the 1980s, died at age 73.
1,000s of Apollo photos released
El Faro: Now a salvage operation
A U.S. Navy salvage unit will join the search for the wreckage of the El Faro cargo ship that went missing during Hurricane Joaquin, a source close to the investigation said.
10 contenders for the Peace Prize
The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize remains shrouded in secrecy before Friday's announcement of the winner, but that doesn't stop the annual guessing game about who is in the running.
Why is Russia in Syria?
Jill Dougherty breaks down why Russian President Vladimir Putin decided to launch a bombing campaign in Syria.
Sanders: I have GOP support
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is staking out ground to Hillary Clinton's left, but he said Thursday he's also winning over support from Republicans who identify with his impassioned criticism of income inequality.
Clay Aiken drops Clinton for Biden
Former "American Idol" star Clay Aiken once was ready for Hillary, but now the one-time Democratic congressional candidate has passionately endorsed Vice President Joe Biden.
Hissing leads to missing cobra
The Great Florida Snake Scare of 2015 is over.
ISIS' brutal theology of rape
Sitting on a shabby green sofa somewhere in the ISIS-controlled city of Mosul, Iraq, the militants laugh and joke as one of them films their excited chatter.
Selena Gomez: I have lupus
Pop singer Selena Gomez, 23, revealed in an article in Billboard, that the reason for her recent hiatus was a diagnosis with the autoimmune disease lupus.
Sanders' plan to debate Clinton
Coral dying on global scale
New photographs show the world's coral is being threatened and scientists say climate change is to blame.
Can this airline remake all airlines?
The reluctant free-range parent
I'm the poster boy for neurotic fathers, living in fear that something terrible will happen to my child. But I'm putting that fear aside for the sake of my son.
Choose CNN's Hero of the Year
Is there a right time to buy holiday plane tickets?
Although rumors abound about the best times to buy the most affordable holiday plane tickets, flying during some of the year's busiest travel periods won't be cheap.
The best in-flight experiences you can buy
Sorry, U.S. airlines, when it comes to inflight services, you're still not making the grade.
Famous Chef Paul Prudhomme -- Turducken, Blackened Redfish Pioneer ... Dead at 75
Paul Prudhomme, the famous New Orleans chef who made redfish so popular it almost became extinct, has died. Prudhomme Big Easy restaurant, K-Paul's, has become a national landmark. He rolled out blackened redfish which became an obsession around…
Matt Barnes Punched Derek Fisher In the Mouth ... Witness Says
Matt Barnes punched Derek Fisher in the mouth with a closed fist during their melee in L.A. this past weekend -- and only stopped fighting when one of Matt's kids begged them to stop ... a witness tells TMZ Sports.
Mark Wahlberg and Justin Bieber -- Now That's a Package Deal! (VIDEO)
It's like the Obi-Wan and Luke Skywalker of men's undies coming together -- Mark Wahlberg and Justin Bieber ... chilling in Bev Hills ... fully clothed. Sorry. Bieber -- fresh off the jet from Bora Bora -- was strolling with Hailey…
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- Pleads Not Guilty In Country Music Beatdown
Boxer Victor Ortiz is adamant he did NOT assault a country music fan at a Jason Aldean/Kenny Chesney concert back in July ... and pled not guilty in court moments ago. We broke the story ... Ortiz -- a former "Dancing with the Stars"…
TMZ Live: Derek Fisher & Matt Barnes: War Over Reality Star
ON TODAY'S SHOW Two NBA Superstars at WAR over a Reality Star Hollywood Celebs are Prepping for Another Mass Shooting Video of a Former NFL Star Involved in a Racial Incident Missy Elliott is Back! SKYPE US TMZTVSHOW TWEET US Tweet to @TMZLIVE
President Obama -- Come Party with Jamie Foxx and Me ... For $10,000/Ticket!
President Obama could be blaming it on the a-a-a-a-alcohol this weekend -- 'cause he's gonna be partying with Jamie Foxx at a ritzy celebrity event ... TMZ has learned. The DNC is throwing one of those big ticket fundraisers on Saturday in Pacific…
Tito Ortiz -- Ronda Rousey Would Kill Tank Abbott
There would be no sandwiches for Tank Abbott if he stepped into the Octagon with Ronda Rousey ... because she would "kill his face" ... so says Tito Ortiz. As we previously reported, Abbott -- a UFC legend -- launched an attack on female…
Harlem Globetrotters -- Female Player Sues Team ... 'I'm Not a Slut'
The Harlem Globetrotters are being sued by a former female player -- who claims she was repeatedly sexually harassed by the coach and then 86'd when she got pregnant ... TMZ Sports has learned.
French Terror Train Hero Spencer Stone Stabbed
Spencer Stone, one of the 3 American heroes who thwarted the terrorist attack in France, was stabbed multiple times ... and is now hospitalized. The attack reportedly happened early Thursday morning in Sacramento while Stone was protecting a friend.…
Jay Leno -- IT'S IRON SHEIK TIME ... Give That Man a Talk Show! (VIDEO)
He's battled Hulk Hogan and the Ultimate Warrior ... but the Iron Sheik's next opponent could be Jimmy Fallon -- 'cause Jay Leno says the WWE legend could totally make it as a late night host! He may have a point ... The Sheik is super…
RGIII -- I'm Still Washington's #1 QB ... At The Wobble (VIDEO)
RGIII's not seeing much field time these days, but he's showing his dance moves are still in Pro Bowl form! RGIII, along with Washington teammates Colt McCoy and Alfred Morris attended the "All-Star Survivors Celebration" earlier this week, an…
John Stamos -- D.A. to Charge Actor with DUI ... Under the Influence of GHB
John Stamos will be charged with driving under the influence of GHB, the so-called date rape drug, TMZ has learned, but sources close to the actor say he was using the drug as a fitness supplement. Stamos was arrested in June when cops spotted…
French Montana Says Khloe's Ass Is the Best Endorsement for Nike 3D (VIDEO)
French Montana has an interesting theory ... this pic (below) could be a more powerful sales pitch for Nike than the company's potential new 3D printer. We got French leaving Nice Guy in West Hollywood Wednesday when we asked whether Khloe…
Farrah Abraham Threatens Defamation Lawsuit Over DNA Necklace
Farrah Abraham is threatening to sue a company she claims told TMZ no one wants her DNA. The woman who made backdoors more famous than ever fired off a letter to ZTPR, a public relations firm that reps a company that worked with Farrah to…
Liam Hemsworth Watch Me Rip And Curl (PHOTO)
Liam Hemsworth is catching waves instead of fire. "The Hunger Games" star hit the water in Malibu Wednesday for a surf session. Looks like the youngest of the Hemsworth brood can hang ten ... even in the stomach department.
Daniel Craig Will Be Bond for Life ... If 'Spectre' Villain Christoph Waltz Gets His Way (VIDEO)
Daniel Craig can make all the suicide threats he wants, but as long as he's drawing breath ... he will be playing 007 -- at least according to his "Spectre" co-star Christoph Waltz. Craig recently said he'd slash his wrists before he…
Matt Stafford's Wife -- RIPS NFL ... Your Refs Are Garbage!
Matt Stafford's wife opened fire on the NFL -- blasting the league for its "incompetent refs" ... hours after they blew a huge call that cost her husband's team a victory. By now you know the refs screwed up that "batted ball" call at the end…
Benzino Baby Ready to BUST Out of Ex 'Love and Hip Hop' Star Althea Eaton (PHOTO)
Anchor? Benzino barely knows her! Okay, he actually does know her ... but we couldn't resist after seeing Benzino's maritime-themed pose with GF Althea Eaton's ever expanding uterus. The former "Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta" stars…
Mathew Knowles -- You Can Be Beyonce ... For The Low Price of $299
Beyonce didn't become Beyonce on her own ... she had years of intense schooling from her dad, Mathew Knowles ... and now he wants to give YOU the same chance ... if you have the cash. THE SELL: A one day boot camp for industry…
NFL's Desmond Clark -- Video of High School Tirade ... Over Alleged Racism (VIDEO)
TMZ Sports has obtained explosive video of ex-NFL tight end Desmond Clark GOING BALLISTIC at officials at a Chicago area high school after his son was allegedly mistreated because he's black. According to police, it all went down on August…