LAS VEGAS — There are smart homes and then there are smart homes. While new connected appliances and gadgets for the home are a mainstay at each year's CES, major appliances are getting better than ever. From ovens ...

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Thursday that his agency has had “very positive discussions” with the Trump transition team. “They’ve been very straight-forward, very factual ... productive discussions,” ...

British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with Donald Trump in Washington in the spring, a representative said, in the first visit with the new president by the leader of one of the United States' closest allies.In a ...

More Republicans are expressing anxiety over plans to repeal Obamacare before reaching agreement on a replacement plan. And now one GOP senator has said clearly the two steps should happen simultaneously. The senator ...

Ah, another year begins, and with it 365 days of opportunities to change. Some have big plans: stop smoking, travel more. Or there are the little ones, like to drink more water. The most common one? To lose weight, ...

Leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus will resume reunification talks Monday after negotiations broke down last month. Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci agreed to meet ...

The elephants in the room have mechanical problems, decision-making issues and may or may not be able to throw a football into the ocean. For all the good things that general manager Mike Maccagnan has done in his ...

Riyad Mahrez has been voted the Confederation of African Football's player of the year. READ MORE: Ex-Black Stars Defender John Paintsil returns to Fulham The Algerian playmaker inspired Leicester City to a historic ...

MONTREAL — Troy Terry scored the lone shootout goal, Tyler Parsons stopped all five shots he faced in the tiebreaker and the United States outlasted Canada 5-4 on Thursday night to win the world junior hockey title. ...

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States is encouraging Syria peace talks set to be held in Kazakhstan later this month and hopes that they could lead to progress in the international ...

It's been well over 30 years that Missionaries of the Poor has been going to the prisons. Our Brothers look forward to it; it is mandated by the life of Christ and his commands. "I have come to preach good news to the ...

Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis underwent surgery for testicular cancer last month. He received some good news from his doctor, who said he is now cancer-free. Via MLB Network Radio: Chad Bettis (@cbettis35) joining us ...

The U.S.-led coalition has doubled to 450 the number of advisers assisting Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants. The top U.S. spokesman for the campaign to retake Mosul said Wednesday that the additional ...

Having been the target of plenty of booing over the years by NBA fans, especially those partial to the Magic, Dwight Howard decided to see how the other half lives Wednesday. While the Hawks forward/center was receiving ...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) issued a warning to Democrats on Wednesday, one day after the Supreme Court nomination of Merrick Garland expired without any Senate action: Don’t consider staging a ...

An electrical current is pumping into T.J. Oshie when he is working out, when he is warming up before games, when he is recovering after them and when he is sleeping, roughly 12 hours a day in all. The Washington ...

An oil pumpjack works at dawn in the Permian Basin oil field on Jan. 20, 2016 in the oil town of Andrews, TX. Don’t crack the bottles of bubbly just yet, energy execs. Environmental groups might want to park their ...

At CES 2017, Samsung made clear its New Year’s resolution is to continue to innovate and push forward in all areas of its business, including its wearable devices.  So, if your own goal is to improve your health, you ...

ASHALIM, Israel — In sunny Israel, solar energy supplies only a small percentage of the nation’s power needs, leaving it far behind countries with cloudier and colder climates. Now the fledgling solar industry is ...

ORLANDO, Fla. — It's been a roller coaster day for the highest of all criminal punishments. First, the Florida Supreme Court ordered a hold on all death penalty cases, then hours later, rescinded that ruling. The ...