Snowflakes will return soon to the weather forecast — a welcome sight from the bitter cold temperatures — and early indications show business and snowfall at local ski areas are well above expectations. “I’ve ...

Vancouverites have been in a mad rush to get salt as the city experiences a rare extended period of snow and icy weather. At one fire hall, there was a miniature riot as a pile of free salt was snapped up by area ...

There is so much we love about Gina Rodriguez and her wardrobe confidence is certainly one of them. It doesn’t seem to matter what she’s wearing, she always looks fierce and her latest outfit is no exception. The ...

FOR a long time, marketers and economists have focused on the rise of China’s mega-cities. The accepted wisdom in China’s retail market was that rural consumers were too far away, too poor and too dispersed to ...

LONDON: Major shareholder Farhad Moshiri will not allow Everton “to become a museum” as he laid out ambitious plans for the club to re-establish themselves among English football’s elite. The Iranian businessman, ...

ISLAMABAD: Ruling out the possibility of granting any extension in tenures of key positions at the Finance Ministry, FBR and NBP, the government has decided to make fresh appointments after getting approval of Prime ...

Visitor from all over the world have flocked to the northeastern China to attend the 33rd Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival.The annual festival showcases the region's tradition of snow and ice ...

Stop us if you've heard this one before: An American election is upended by cyber shenanigans from Eastern Europe, thus propelling an unqualified candidate to the top of the polls.   No, we're not talking about the ...

Our chief executives are earning multiples much lower than their overseas counterparts, a Kiwi survey on executive pay suggests. While the bosses of big British companies are earning up to 129 times the annual salary ...

(ABC News Australia) New figures put North America’s legal marijuana “green rush” above the dot-com boom of the early 2000s in terms of industry growth, according to Forbes. North America’s legal marijuana ...

When Canberrans rung in the new year, they farewelled one of the warmest and wettest on record. The Bureau of Meteorology's newly released annual climate summary revealed 2016 was the territory's third hottest year, ...

If you’re an aficionado of boutique gaming laptops from outfits like Razer, Alienware or Origin, you can add Samsung to the list of contenders. The company says it’s getting into the portable powerhouse biz with ...

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants to spend nearly $6 million to boost the number of state agents dedicated to counterterrorism efforts. Scott will be in Orlando Wednesday to speak in-depth about the ...

. Dragging your feet back to work? Here's a new milestone for you to ponder. 'Fat Cat Wednesday' has dawned in Britain, a day a British thinktank has coined to highlight how little time it takes a highly paid boss ...

After a national search, Ally R. Haynes-Hamblen has been named director of the city of Las Vegas Office of Cultural Affairs. The Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved Haynes-Hamblen’s hiring at ...

NEW YORK — The New York attorney general's office has notified Donald Trump that his charitable foundation is in violation of state law. The notice of violation ordered fundraising to be suspended immediately ...

A group advocating for Australia to remain under the British monarchy has told its members to start preparing for Queen Elizabeth II's death amid her growing health problems. The longest serving monarch is suffering ...

The NFL regular season is over. Which means the biggest game of the year is almost here — Puppy Bowl. The annual sporting event on Animal Planet, which aims to raise awareness for pet adoption, offers an alternative ...

It's only day one of four, but the West Coast's annual thoroughbred circuit already has a distinctly blue, green and purple look to it leading into Saturday's Greymouth Cup. The annual pilgrimage from Whanganui to the ...

A Japanese sushi chain boss has bid a winning 74.2 million yen ($A866,000) for a 212 kilogram bluefin tuna in what may be Tsukiji market's last auction at its current site in downtown Tokyo. The winning bid on Thursday ...