US test-fires interceptor at intercontinental ballistic missile

The exercise marked a significant step for the GMD system, which has had a checkered record in previous tests. North Korea's statement said the G-7 nations had carried out most of the nuclear missile tests in history. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to deploy a nuclear-armed missile capable of reaching American territory. North added that Iran is the source of much of the funding for Kim's missile tests.

Ringling Brothers Circus Comes to an End

The circus will perform for the final time tonight (May 21) at 7 p.m. ET/6 p.m. CT at New York's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York . "It's a reunion, but it's bittersweet". Throughout its 146 year history, the massive, traveling circus elated crowds from small towns to big cities across America with its exotic animals, mile-long trains and death-defying feats - but not without courting its fair share of controversy.

Great white shark injures fisherman when it jumps into boat

Great white shark injures fisherman when it jumps into boat

He managed to grab his radio and called local marine rescue volunteers, who plucked him from the boat and took him ashore where he was treated for skin torn off his arm. The next thing he knew, a great white shark was flying into his boat. Why the shark flung itself over the motor and into the anchored boat is a mystery.

Chris Cornell laid to rest

Chris Cornell laid to rest

Mourners attended the Fairbanks Lawn at Hollywood Forever Cemetery led by his widow and two young children as Soundgarden played from a portable speaker at the entrance gates. "With Chris , there was this innate, handsome melody and lovely words that anyone with any degree of sensitivity could relate to and did", he said of Cornell's singing voice.

Is Europe arguing with US?

With all President Donald Trump has on his plate this week - staff shakeups, the Russian Federation probes and Jared Kushner; health care, budget, debt ceiling and the Paris climate deal - Trump on Tuesday morning chose to escalate his attack on Germany over trade.

Tiger Woods Fell Asleep at Wheel, Failed Field Sobriety Test

The affidavit listed four medications, including Vicodin, that Woods reported taking. " I understand the severity of what I did and I take full responsibility for my actions ", Woods said in a statement Monday evening. Asked again later about Woods' use of a "mix of medications" at the time of his arrest , Nicklaus again threw up his hands with regard to the specifics but reiterated his sympathy and support.