Family, friends and movie stars gathered Thursday to say goodbye to actress Carrie Fisher and her mother, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, at a private memorial service at the Beverly Hills compound where the two ...

Greg Romain, President and CEO of Gowest Gold (V.GWA), is in the process of turning the Company’s wholly-owned Bradshaw deposit into the newest producing mine in the Timmins, Ontario gold camp. While many gold ...

BookFusion adds new clients Tameka Gordon Business Reporter Jamaica's only e-book company, BookFusion Limited, expects to add at least two international publishers to its growing list of clients early in 2017. ...

An iceberg expected to be one of the 10 largest ever recorded is ready to break away from Antarctica, scientists say.A long-running rift in the Larson C ice shelf grew suddenly in December and now just 20km of ice is ...

Apple says it’s just playing by the rules... Over the holidays, Apple removed the New York Times mobile apps, both the English-language version and the Chinese-language version, from the App Store in China. The ...

When Obama took office in January 2009, the economy was hemorrhaging jobs from employers who were panicking in the face of plummeting demand and a financial crisis that froze credit. (Reuters) The last major economic ...

Top Senate Democrats are calling on the House Office of Congressional Ethics and the Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate Georgia Rep. Tom Price's trading activity on health-related stocks while serving in ...

Building on its reputation for innovation, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) recently launched the pilot of its 'Loan at ABM' solution. It is the first of its kind, not only in Jamaica, but the entire ...

By DOREEN WAINAINAH Treasury secretary Henry Rotich has stopped fresh recruitment in the public service and announced new measures to curtail spending in a special memo that signals rising fears over the ballooning ...

Everywhere that Fred Armisen goes these days feels like its own “Portlandia.” Several months ago, Mr. Armisen, the comedian and bandleader on NBC’s “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” was in Bogotá, Colombia, ...

It is literally the stuff of nightmares. Imagine waking up to the feeling of a funnel web spider crawling over you and biting you while you're tucked up in bed. A Bundanoon woman woke up to this funnel web spider ...

Crude prices could plunge as low as $10 per barrel within a decade as a result of five energy “tsunamis,” according to Thierry Lepercq, innovation chief for French energy company Engie. In an interview with ...

No major commodity had a worse 2016 than uranium. In fact, the element used to make nuclear fuel has had a pretty dismal decade. Prices tumbled 41 per cent last year, touching a 12-year low below $US18 a pound in ...

DAMASCUS: A major water crisis in Syria’s capital worsened as regime and rebel forces clashed near its main reservoir on Thursday despite a fragile truce that entered its seventh day. The water from rebel-held Wadi ...

New Delhi:  Two Afghan nationals have been arrested in connection with a theft of USD 10,000 and Rs 3 lakh from a restaurant run by another Afghan in south-east Delhi's Lajpat Nagar area, police said on Thursday.Afghan ...

There’s a different vibe on the Hilltop. There’s a new buzz at Memorial Gym. USF’s basketball team, two games into the West Coast Conference following an encouraging preseason, drew a standing-room only crowd ...

New Delhi:  Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday said the central government is using the CBI to "implicate" Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a false case and planning to "arrest" him.Mr Sisodia ...

NEW DELHI: The last month of 2016 saw Indian car makers battling the impact of demonetisation and some even suffered negative sales. We listed down the top ten selling passenger cars for the month of December 2016 to ...

The last months of 2016 brought strategic largesses for Russia from three ‘rather unfriendly corners’ - the US, Japan and Qatar, Forbes magazine wrote. Those benefits will allow Russia to play from a position of ...

Seventeen-year-old Ahmed Khalifa, a Muslim high school student in Brooklyn, was honored by members of his community and Jewish and Muslim leaders for his heroic actions in December. Khalifa, a student at Midwood High ...