And so the pages of the calendar flip ahead to 2017. While looking ahead to the very many possibilities the next 365 days have to offer us, it’s also important to look back and reflect on the year that has just gone ...

There are still a few weeks left until the Oscar nominations are announced, but Ryan Reynolds has made a big promise in the chance his movie Deadpool lands a nomination! Nearly a year ago, the 40-year-old actor seemed ...

Almost two-thirds of people said they are only just able to make ends meet on their incomes – with half of those with a household income of £70,000 or more also claiming to be strapped for cash. A total of 60 per ...

KARACHI: WAPDA were crowned champions of the 3rd National Women Weight-lifting Championship which concluded at Lahore on Thursday with several records having been smashed. The winners claimed 91 points to end at the ...

The nominees for the 17th annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, and this year's pack is headed up by Inside, the atmospheric 2D platformer developed by Limbo studio Playdead. Inside drew six ...

Nearly a century ago, Robert Marchand was told by a coach that he should give up cycling because he would never achieve anything on a bike. He proved that prediction wrong again on Wednesday. Another record: French ...

First, it was two Golden Globes nominations for Deadpool: one for Ryan Reynolds; and one for Best Motion Picture. But we all kind of chuckled, and said, "It's the Globes! They like to try to be different. Also, it's a ...

Fiction is remarkably effective when it comes to provoking certain visceral reactions, and notoriously ham-fisted when it comes to others. Hundreds of novels have flooded me with heartbreak or compassion, but very ...

(SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France) — Nearly a century ago, Robert Marchand was told by a coach that he should give up cycling because he would never achieve anything on a bike. He proved that prediction wrong again ...

He may not be the fastest cyclist round a velodrome, but he is easily one of the oldest. Robert Marchand has clocked up 105 years and now a new record for the furthest distance cycled in one hour.The French cyclist ...

NASA missions come packaged two ways. They’re either deep explorations of the familiar—STEREO’s focus on the sun, the International Space Station’s study of what microgravity does to the human body—or a trip ...

In October, Hurricane Matthew roared through the Caribbean as a near-worst-case Category 4 storm, with high winds that devastated Haiti and other countries. But when it made landfall in the United States a few days ...

NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 27: Hip hop artist Tory Lanez performs onstage during Power 105.1′s Powerhouse 2016 at Barclays Center on October 27, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for iHeart- ...

Just two cameras into its career as an action cam maker and YI Technology is a standout in the category. The company first made waves with a full-HD camera under the Xiaomi brand. The YI 4K Action Camera followed in ...

New York City recorded the smallest number of shootings and the fewest overall crimes of the modern era in 2016, the NYPD reported on Wednesday.  There were 998 shootings in the city last year, the police said, a 12 ...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the best-selling video title of 2016. The 2015 movie starring John Boyega, Adam Driver and Daisy Ridley led the sales of the category with more than 2.3 million copies passing through ...

LAS VEGAS — If there's a single piece of tech at CES 2017 that feels like the future, LG Display has it. And it's not a trendy new category, like an electric car, or an underwater drone, or a fancy VR headset. It's a ...

Cycling world records can be broken, even if you’re 105 years old. For Frenchman Robert Marchand, it turned out to be the perfect age to set a new world record for bicycling. On Wednesday, Marchand, who wore a tight ...

Two years ago, I proposed the idea of developing a scale for rating winter storms in Washington. Reader feedback on the concept was extremely positive. Since then, I’ve been thinking about such a scale and began to ...

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France: Robert Marchand is chasing another world record when he jumps on his bike to compete in the senior hour endurance on Wednesday. Make that uber-senior — for, while still sprightly, ...