'Queen of Ivory' arrested
A Chinese woman nicknamed the "Queen of Ivory" has been arrested in Tanzania and charged with smuggling at least 706 elephant tusks that authorities say are worth about $2.5 million.
Bridge cable snaps, hikers plunge
New Zealand is known as a land of adventure, but four French hikers got more excitement than they might have wanted on the Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk in the country's Te Urewera National Park.
Got a 'black' name? 'View' co-host Raven-Symone won't hire you
Various studies have found black people experience negative treatment based not only on the color of their skin, but even their names.
Sneak Peek: Bourdain's karate lesson gets a little too real
Anthony Bourdain gets schooled in Okinawa's most famous export: karate. "Parts Unknown" airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Okinawa: The Japan you might not know
Agent who helped save Reagan dies
Jerry Parr, a Secret Service agent who helped save a wounded Ronald Reagan during a 1981 assassination attempt, has died, his wife said Friday. He was 85.
Most under-rated destination is ...
In the cinematic genre known as the "buddy pic," custom and tradition demand that the two protagonists adhere to classic roles, as codified by Felix Unger and Oscar Madison in "The Odd Couple," and persisting through such bro-tastic tag teams as Nick Nolte and Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover and Mel Gibson, Robert DeNiro and Charles Grodin and beyond.
The five best ways to experience Havana
With the relaxation on U.S. travel restrictions to Cuba, many Americans are trying to figure out how to go to the island and what to do once they get there.
France train hero's condition upgraded
Just weeks ago, U.S. Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone was tending to stab wounds after famously helping thwart a gun attack on a European train, feted internationally as a hero.
You won't believe how fast this train can go
A Japanese maglev train set a new speed record of 603 kilometers per hour or 374 miles per hour.
Texas figuring out how to handle new campus carry law
Kasich on seniors' cuts: 'Get over it'
Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Friday that a New Hampshire audience member would "get over" cuts to Social Security payments as a result of his reform plan -- and the left is already pouncing on the comment.
Boy was internally decapitated
A young boy is recovering after he was internally decapitated in a car crash. Australia's Seven Network reports.
On his 75th birthday: John Lennon
John Lennon would have turned 75 today. Not only was he, along with The Beatles, a musical pioneer, he was also known for the strong and individual sense of style he brought to bare. What he wore weren't just clothes, they also reflected the styles of rapidly changing times in a tumultuous decade.
Famed lawyer grills Cosby
Flying through the world's largest cave
Hang Son Doong in Vietnam is the largest known cave in the world. Photographer Ryan Deboodt took a drone inside to capture this spectacular footage.
DA: Student fetched gun after fistfight
A predawn shooting at a campus in Arizona left one person dead and three others injured, authorities said.
Iran general's death a score for ISIS, U.S. official says
The death of a top Iranian military commander in Syria this week has dealt a "psychological blow" to elements backing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to a U.S. intelligence official.
Hundreds jumping off a 900 ft. bridge ... for fun
Every year, hundreds gather in West Virginia to jump off a bridge and parachute down to the riverbed 900 feet below.
Body cam shows cop get shot
Body camera footage cleared four Cleveland police officers in the shooting death of an armed suspect who raised his weapon at them.
Why did captain risk hurricane?
Obama meets with victims' families
A week after a gunman killed nine people and himself at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, President Barack Obama will meet with survivors and grieving families behind closed doors on Friday.
Watch how Putin celebrated his birthday
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner soars
The Boeing crew for the upcoming Paris Air Show shows off their skills in the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.
Why this train went off the tracks
The Federal Railroad Administration on Friday blamed a broken rail for a fiery train derailment in West Virginia that burned for days and forced massive evacuations.
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A list of events happening in the ATL.
Shia LaBeouf Arrested ... Booked for Public Intoxication
Shia LaBeouf was just arrested in Austin, Texas ... and a witness says the actor was blitzed, out of control and disobeyed police. Shia was taken to the Travis County Jail and booked for misdemeanor public intoxication. It happened at around 7:45 PM…
'Undateable' Actor Splits Tongue Open Hours Before Live Show
"Undateable" actor Rick Glassman split his tongue open during rehearsal and was spewing blood, less than 4 hours before the live show. Glassman -- who plays Burski on the NBC comedy -- bit into a toasted bagel and accidentally…
MTV Star's Skydiving Crash -- Witnesses Climbed Tree ... In Heroic Effort to Save Him (VIDEO)
Several witnesses risked their own lives trying to rescue MTV star Erik Roner after he crashed into a tree during a skydiving accident last week ... attempting to scale a 30 foot tree in an effort to treat the injured man ... TMZ Sports has…
'Dogg Pound 4 Life' Movie Hits Wall -- Suge Knight, Labels Want a Cut (VIDEO)
"Dogg Pound 4 Life" -- the biopic based on Tupac, Snoop Dogg and Tha Dogg Pound -- is in jeopardy because Suge Knight and others want to cash in on the project, but Daz Dillinger ain't having it. The DPG vet who's…
Stevie Wonder Lawsuit -- You're Blind, But You're Not Deaf!
Stevie Wonder knew full well what he was doing when he signed an agreement to pay his attorney's widow 6% of his royalties because it was read out loud to him ... according to the widow. As we've reported ... way back in the day Stevie signed off on…
North Carolina Basketball -- Team Freaks Out Over New Jumpman Jerseys (Video)
Who says men aren't into fashion?! Check out the University of North Carolina basketball team go BERSERK over their new Jumpman jerseys -- the first time in school history the Tarheels hoops squad will rock a black uni. Marcus Paige…
Bobbi Kristina Estate -- Nick Gordon Did Her in with a 'Toxic Mixture' of Drugs
Bobbi Kristina's estate has doubled down in its claim Nick Gordon tried successfully to kill her ... but Nick is calling BS. The estate just filed legal docs alleging Nick and Bobbi Kristina got into a violent fight, after which he somehow injected…
Gigi Hadid and Joe Jonas -- Apartment Hunting ... for One (PHOTOS)
Gigi Hadid isn't ready to share precious closet space with boyfriend Joe Jonas, because the couple isn't moving in together ... TMZ has learned. Photos of G.i.-Joe gawking at a building in Manhattan's NoHo 'hood surfaced Friday, sparking rumors the…
UCLA Punter Arrested On Suspicion of Rape
One of the kickers on the UCLA football team has been arrested for allegedly raping a woman he met at a party back in 2014 ... this according to police. Officials say 20-year-old Adam Searl was arrested on October 8th and booked on 3 counts of…
Migos Rapper Offset -- I'm Not A Gang Member So Let Me Outta Jail!!
Migos rapper Offset has been behind bars since April and he's making a move to get out ... claiming he's been wrongly accused of being a gang member. Offset was in court in Georgia on Friday to take another shot at convincing a judge to let him out…
Ryan Mallett's Dad -- Our Family's Hurt Over Criticism ... 'His Grandmas Cry'
The next time you wanna talk smack about Houston Texans QB Ryan Mallett -- know that you're MAKING HIS GRANDMAS VERY SAD ... so says Ryan's dad. We spoke with Jim Mallett ... who says he spent the night at Ryan's home after the Texans lost to the…
Justin Bieber -- That Awkward Moment When Your Dad ...
compliments your dong!!! Justin Bieber's dad Jeremy is one proud papa when it comes to his son's one-eyed snake ... and decided to tell the world on Twitter. Not creepy at all ... right? The elder Biebs attempted to make light of Justin's recently…
Two Rats Fight Over a Slice of Pizza (VIDEO)
If you thought one rat dragging a slice of pizza around the streets of New York City was fun, wait until you watch this video of two rats fighting over a slice on the subway tracks. Don't ever change, New York. Don't ever change.
Raven-Symone Getting Ripped for Refusing to Hire 'Black' Names (VIDEO)
Raven-Symone threw a giant rock from inside her glass house, and it's bouncing back in her face -- because her refusal to hire people with "black" names has some people calling for her to be fired. "The View" co-host admitted on Thursday she…
NBA's 'Booby' Gibson -- Barnes Was Right To Punch Fisher ... I'd Have Done The Same
Daniel "Booby" Gibson just became the first member of the NBA fraternity to endorse Matt Barnes alleged attack on Derek Fisher ... saying if it were him, he'd have laid the smack down too. Gibson sat down with Charlamagne Tha God and the crew over…
Dylan O'Brien Did Not Jack Native American Artifacts ... 'Maze Runner' Studio Says
Dylan O'Brien's name has been cleared ... 20th Century Fox says he did not steal Native American treasures while filming in New Mexico -- which means it's really bizarre that he lied about it in the first place. As we reported ... the star of "Maze…
Diddy's Baby Mama Kim Porter -- BLASTS DEREK FISHER ... 'Trifling, Trifling, Trifling' (VIDEO)
Kim Porter is definitely Team Matt Barnes -- telling TMZ Sports it's NEVER okay to bang your friend's ex-wife ... "especially if you're ball players!" Diddy's baby mama was leaving Mastro's in Bev Hills when we asked about the Barnes vs. Derek…
Justin Bieber -- Nude Pics Ain't THAT Bad ... 'Cause I'm That BIG
Justin Bieber's lawyers are barking about three nude pics taken of him on vacation in Bora Bora, but we know Justin isn't all that pissed because the shots show just how ... GIFTED he is. Multiple sources close to Bieber tell TMZ he was upset…
Three 6 Mafia's Koopsta Knicca Dies from Stroke
Another member of Three 6 Mafia has passed away -- Koopsta Knicca died on Thursday after suffering a stroke ... according to DJ Paul. Paul announced Koopsta's death on social media Thursday evening, but then did a quick about-face ... saying Koopsta…
Marilyn Manson -- The Inspector Reporting for Duty (PHOTOS)
Marilyn Manson was on the hunt for Dr. Claw as he left Nice Guy Thursday night in West Hollywood. Go go gadget! And if that doesn't work out, maybe Jared Leto might need a stand-in for "Suicide Squad." Just sayin'.