There has been talk — especially on social media — that Montreal should be embarrassed by the small crowds at the Bell Centre for most of the World Junior Hockey Championship. Another way to look at it is that the ...

The American Civil Liberties Union said Thursday that it will sue any state that infringes on transgender people’s right to use the bathroom they identify with, in light of new bills in five states that were ...

(Brooklyn Eagle) State lawmakers from Brooklyn announced on Monday new draft legislation aimed at tightly restricting the sale of ammunition in New York. The Senate and Assembly bills were drafted in an effort to keep ...

The Carnival Vista cruises at sea. Credit: Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Line     Leisure travel colossus Carnival Corporation is putting a spin on technology used at Disney World to turn cruise ships into what it ...

Now this is how you celebrate a dog being adopted from a shelter. The Hawaiian Humane Society in Honolulu sent off a dog named Beauty in style on New Year's Eve when volunteers formed a joyous cheering tunnel as she ...

Banks have received R14.97 lakh crore as of December 30. (PTI) Indians have deposited nearly all the currency bills outlawed at the end of the deadline last year, according to people with knowledge of the matter, ...

WASHINGTON — Angered over President Barack Obama’s protection of public lands, two Nevada lawmakers filed legislation Wednesday that would prevent executive action to expand or designate national monuments without ...

Kentucky lawmakers are kicking off the legislative session by fast-tracking a trio of pro-life bills, including a ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy and a measure stripping Planned Parenthood of millions in ...

As a new Congress convenes this week, regulatory reform is the rage, and the upshot seems to be that at least a few of President Obama’s environmental regulations could be dismantled quickly by the Republican ...

Trouble? Bruce Johnson had been there – and didn't need it again – let alone a horse named after it. "But his nickname is 'Wally'," Johnson laughed. "They called him 'Trouble' and I said, 'I've got a new name for ...

Democratic lawmakers in the California legislature said on Wednesday they retained former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to help in any legal battles with President-elect Donald Trump's administration.The move is ...

Medical examiners have determined that former NFL safety Keion Carpenter died from brain trauma following a fall in a Miami parking lot last month. Why Carpenter fell, however, is still unknown. Carpenter, according to ...

SHANGHAI residents spent the most through Alipay, with average spending amount jumping nearly 50 percent from a year ago to 148,000 yuan (US$21,332), according to latest figures released by Alibaba’s payment and ...

As 12 NFL teams prepare for the playoffs, the 20 remaining franchises are licking their wounds and formulating plans for next season. Of that 20, six are currently starting a major overhaul of their coaching staff with ...

Like a student acing a meaningless test at the end of a lost semester, the New York Jets concluded the 2016 season on a winning note Sunday by routing the Buffalo Bills, 30-10. Now the hard work begins: Figuring out ...

A series of Bluetooth-connected showerheads will give you a light display when it's time to cut your long shower short. The Hydrao showerheads, which were on display at CES in Las Vegas on Tuesday night, have built-in ...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Tuesday’s auction, with rates on six-month bills dropping to their lowest level in four weeks. The Treasury Department auctioned $34 billion in ...

The Buffalo Bills are interested in discussing their vacant head-coaching position with Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich, multiple outlets reported. Reich, 55, received high marks this season for ...

ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentarians of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Tuesday shared details of three JI bills submitted with the National Assembly Secretariat aiming at amending the National Accountability Ordinance 1999, ...

NATIONAL Football League owners were sifting through head coaching resumes on Monday with six teams looking to fill vacancies. The Buffalo Bills, Jacksonville Jaguars, Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco ...