Country crooner Blake Shelton, also known for his role as a judge on TV's "The Voice," is this year's "sexiest man alive," People Magazine announced on Nov. 14.
The Hagia Yorgi Church, located opposite the Mihrimah Sultan Mosque in Istanbul’s Edirnekapı, which has been restored by the General Directorate of Foundations, will open on Nov. 19 at a ceremony in the presence of Greek Patriarch Bartholomeus.
A nearly 3,000 year-old Urartian castle has been discovered in Lake Van and was studied underwater. The castle has survived so far without receiving any damage
The maker of Barbie has announced it will sell a doll modeled after Ibtihaj Muhammad, an American fencer who competed in last year's Olympics while wearing a hijab.
Christie's kicked off the fall auction season in New York on Nov 13 a Vincent Van Gogh leading the way at $81.3 million with robust sales of impressionist and modern art.
An ancient settlement, dating back to the early Bronze Age, has been unearthed in the Central Anatolian province of Nevşehir.
Dry weather and changing climate patterns have hit white truffle’s production and sent prices soaring.
World carbon emissions are set to rise 2 percent this year to a new record, scientists said on Nov. 13, dashing hopes that global emissions had already peaked.
Canadian singer Shawn Mendes won best artist and best song at the MTV Europe Music Awards in London, beating competitors such as Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and Ed Sheeran