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Friday, January 26, 2018 - 04:25

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is charging ahead with his plans to run for Brazil's presidency while also acknowledging he could be sidelined due to a graft conviction...

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 04:25

President Donald Trump barreled into a glitzy global summit in the Swiss Alps Thursday, threatening to stop U. S. aid to Palestinians if they don't hold peace talks with Israel and insisting...

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 04:25

Davis' Saturday night event, held a day before the 2018 Grammy Awards, launched the careers of Whitney Houston and Alicia Keys, and have featured all-stars like Aretha Franklin, Carole King,...

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 04:25

And the customers grow increasingly furious in an art-imitating-life display that mocks new internet rules that have led to wide-scale protests, even death threats. There's even a jab at Ajit...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 16:00

MELBOURNE, Australia -- For the second time in the tournament, Simona Halep faced match points and knew one mistake would mean an exit from the Australian Open and the likely loss of her No. 1...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 16:00

Businessmen loyal to el-Sissi are meanwhile holding signature drives in which poor Egyptians register their support for the president and are given cash or food handouts. On Thursday, Salman led a...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 16:00

Here's a look at other potential threats that could trip up what's been one of the best runs for stocks in history: Stocks and bonds have ripped higher in recent years as inflation has...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 16:00

Industry insiders are working to get artists and others to wear white roses at Sunday's Grammy ceremony to raise awareness of sexual misconduct in solidarity with the Time's Up...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 16:00

TOKYO -- Japan, home of the "kawaii" cult of cute, has always had a soft spot for companion robots, in contrast to the more industrial or mechanical types used for assembly lines,...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 02:06

The sentence capped a remarkable seven-day hearing in which more than 150 women and girls offered statements about being abused by Larry Nassar, a physician who was renowned for treating athletes...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 02:06

Others say the operation aims to oust a militia of between 8,000 to 10,000 fighters affiliated with the People's Protection Units or YPG, a Syrian Kurdish group that has controlled territory...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 02:06

The United States is committed to free and fair trade while bracing itself for possible trade retaliation from China, leading U. S. Cabinet members said Wednesday

DAVOS, Switzerland --...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 02:06

Activists decry all-male cast in Harvard's Hasty Pudding show and want Mila Kunis to help them

BOSTON -- A Harvard University theater group with an all-male cast is under fire from...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 02:06

Comcast is hoping for a big TV windfall from the Super Bowl and the Olympics

NEW YORK -- Comcast's NBC is airing both the Super Bowl and the Olympics in February, a double-whammy...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 05:03

The Minnesota Timberwolves and Washington Wizards also had two reserves selected, and they will go into the pool of players that Curry and fellow captain LeBron James can draft to comprise the...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 05:03

A crisis between the U. S. and Turkey, triggered by the latter's new military offensive in Syria, has laid bare how a dizzying array of alliances in Syria is growing even more convoluted in...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 05:03

KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0. 6 percent to 23,988. 21, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng index lost 0. 3 percent to 32,837. 80. TRADE TROUBLES: President Donald Trump...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 05:03

NEW YORK -- A beloved circus performer known as Grandma the clown has resigned from the Big Apple Circus following accusations that he pressured a 16-year-old aerialist to pose for pornographic...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 05:03

Tech firms race to smarten up thinking machines

PROVIDENCE, R. I. -- Seven years ago, a computer beat two human quizmasters on a "Jeopardy" challenge. Research teams at...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 15:49

JOHANNESBURG -- Legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a statement from his...

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