The Oakland Raiders (12-4) return to the postseason for the first time in 14 years was supposed to be treated with more hope and fanfare. They had an MVP candidate in quarterback Derek Carr leading one of the ...

McDonald's has opened a franchise just steps away from the gleaming white marble dome of St. Peter's Basilica, giving indigestion to some cardinals and local business owners.There was no fanfare for the Dec. 30 opening ...

The Arrow-verse has come a long way since Oliver Queen escaped from his hellish purgatory on Lian Yu. Although we started with a simple vigilante, we now have adventures involving speedsters, aliens, and even time ...

VATICAN CITY — McDonald’s has opened a franchise just steps away from the gleaming white marble dome of St. Peter’s Basilica, giving indigestion to some cardinals and local business owners. There was no fanfare ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Who would have thought that the Nate Silvers, Larry Sabatos and Chris Matthewses of the world, as respected as they are as political analysts, could ever achieve a level of prophetic punditry rivaling ...

A decade ago, a group of biologists, venture capitalists and computer whizzes gathered under the name “clean tech.” They hoped to overturn polluting industries with microorganisms cheerily excreting industrial ...

We’re a few short days away from 2017 so it’s a good time to look back at the top 25 baseball stories of 2016. Some of them took place on the field, some of them off the field and some of them were creatures of ...

Chris Martin is remembering the late George Michael with a sweet tribute. The 39-year-old singer recently stopped by a homeless shelter in London where he played Wham!‘s famous hit “Last Christmas.” PHOTOS: Check ...

The 663 combined receiving and rushing yards and five touchdowns are career highs. But what has made running back Chris Thompson so valuable to the Washington Redskins this season has been his blitz pickups in pass ...

BERKELEY, Calif. — A decade ago, a group of biologists, venture capitalists and computer whizzes gathered under the name “clean tech.” They hoped to overturn polluting industries with microorganisms cheerily ...

ORLANDO, Fla. — Lots of visitors are in Central Florida for the Russell Athletic Bowl. The game will be played Wednesday. The West Virginia Mountaineers will take on the Miami Hurricanes. Some of the fans didn't have ...

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- This past year was one of change for the WWE as new Superstars, shows, and championships were introduced to the sports-entertainment brand alongside a slew of returning faces that were met ...

2017 looks like it could be one of the most interesting for a decade when it comes to PC hardware as enthusiasts can look forward to a raft of new exciting launches from Intel and AMD. Perhaps top of everyone’s list ...

Erik Adriaanse is gearing up for his 28th Sydney to Hobart campaign but he still has "many moments" questioning why he is even there. The 66-year-old is on board Love War for the fourth time, the yacht he claimed the ...

Uber has ended its brief driverless car experiment in San Francisco — though not before trying to pull off a bit of corporate gymnastics.  Earlier this month, Uber announced it had brought "self-driving" cars to its ...

The much celebrated homecoming of Kerem Bulut is set to come to an abrupt end, with the Western Sydney Wanderers striker closing in on a move to Asia in the January transfer window.  It was a signing that was met with ...

The Star Wars movie franchise may be one of the most popular ever, but its renowned composer, John Williams, isn’t a fan. He was the brains behind the memorable Rebel Fanfare and The Imperial March, but in an ...

While the year witnessed next-generation innovations like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) being introduced into daily lives and into smartphones at a mass level, some ...

Blackstone Group (BX.N) is winding down its "big bet" hedge fund Senfina Advisors LLC after it faced mounting double-digit losses on its investments this year, a spokeswoman confirmed on Tuesday.It is a rare setback ...

Felipe Massa has delayed his F1 retirement after agreeing to rejoin Williams should Valtteri Bottas replace retired world champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes.Williams is prepared to lose Bottas and are keen to have an ...