Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can't grasp it
The revered Icelandic language, seen by many as a source of identity and pride, is being undermined by the widespread use of English both for mass tourism and in the voice-controlled artificial intelligence devices coming into vogue
Breaking down the new trailer for 'Thor: Ragnarok'
FiveThirtyEight's Walt Hickey and ABC News' Michael Rothman dive into the characters and settings revealed in the newest "Thor" trailer.
Boy with deadly disease competes in triathlons to stay healthy
Jake Vella is literally running for his life. The seven-year-old Maltese boy suffers from an extremely rare life-threatening disease that causes him to gain weight despite his healthy diet and vigorous exercise regime. Less than 100 people in the world have ever been diagnosed with the illness
LeBron: The Sequel
This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Feb. 27 Entertainment Issue. "When LeBron was playing with the Heat, they went to Cleveland, and he wanted to spend the night. They don't do overnights. Teams just don't. So now [coach Erik] Spoelstra has to text [president Pat] Riley and say, 'What do I do
Suspected Louvre Attacker ID'd as Egyptian National on Tourist Visa
The man suspected of trying to attack a group of soldiers and police officers with a machete in a mall beneath the Louvre Museum in Paris has been identified as a 29-year-old Egyptian who was in the country on a tourist visa, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said Friday evening. Molins said the
Record Number of Refugees and Migrants Died in the Mediterranean This Winter, UNICEF Says
A record number of refugees and migrants have died in the Mediterranean this winter, UNICEF announced Friday. "At least 1,354 migrants and refugees drowned in the period from November 2016 to the end of January 2017 -- with the majority of deaths occurring on the dangerous Central Mediterranean sea
Libyan Jet Hijackers Surrender After Releasing Passengers and Crew
Hijackers who took over a commercial plane from Libya and diverted it to the Mediterranean island of Malta have surrendered and are now in custody, according to Maltese officials. A spokesman for Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat told ABC News on Friday that the hijackers had departed the plane
Hijackers of Libyan Jet Surrender After Releasing Passengers and Crew
Hijackers who took over a commercial plane from Libya and diverted it to the Mediterranean island of Malta have surrendered and are now in custody, according to Maltese officials.
The Moment Hijacked Plane Landed in Malta
A commercial plane that took off from Libya with 111 passengers on board has been hijacked and diverted to the Mediterranean island of Malta.
Hijacked Libyan Plane Diverted to Malta
A commercial plane that took off from Libya with 118 passengers on board has been hijacked and diverted to Malta, according to Malta airport officials.