Proposals that would force public bodies to have equal numbers of men and women on their boards will help “shatter the glass ceiling once and for all”, equalities secretary Angela Constance has said. Ms Constance ...

Midway through the third quarter Wednesday night, Stephen Curry faked a corner three, darted down the baseline and leaped past Portland center Mason Plumlee. Curry raised the ball in his left hand, seemingly to pass to ...

Look at the disruption of the past decade and realise just how bad we are at crystal ball gazing, writes Bill Jamieson Some changes to everyday life you just can’t believe, even under a powerful searchlight and ...

It was J. R. R. Tolkien’s 125th birthday yesterday (January 3rd), and many are raising a glass to his incredible authorship. I’m a volcanologist, so instead of a glass, I’ll raise a question instead: what kind of ...

A 17-year-old steel fabricator has fallen 12 metres to his death at the Old Post Office redevelopment site in the CBD.  St John Ambulance got an emergency call at 4.30am and took the boy as a Priority 1, with lights ...

This evening, No. 10 ranked Creighton University (13-1) and St. John’s University (8-7) meet at Queens’s Carnesecca Arena in a contest that will showcase the rebirth of both St. John’s basketball and the Big East ...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — An experimental penny made of glass during World War II is about to be auctioned. Owner Roger Burdette says the coin is the only known unbroken glass penny in existence. During the war, copper ...

Sub-brand of Huawei, Honor, has announced at CES 2017 that its 6X smartphone will be heading further than just China, with plans for both US and Europe.The Honor 5X's successor arrives on 4 January starting at £225, ...

For all of their popularity and profitability, comic book movies still haven't received much attention from big awards ceremonies. Sure, they might earn a nomination for costume design or sound design, but the most ...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Faced with a copper shortage at the beginning of World War II, the U.S. Mint authorized experiments to make pennies from other metals, plastic and rubber.  A Tennessee company made some from ...

The Eli Zero has been revealed ahead of its debut at this year’s CES in Las Vegas. The startup car maker has unveiled the look of its first electric vehicle, but has yet to provide any hard details about the Zero, ...

Nothing may be more pleasurable at day’s end than a well-crafted cocktail. The clink of ice on glass, the magical mix of sweet, sour and alcoholic — it’s a great way to unwind and be merry. But who says a great ...

Dell has revealed a new 2-in-1 convertible notebook over at CES, and it’s another offering in the Latitude range providing plenty in the way of flexibility while also delivering performance with Intel’s newest CPU ...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — An experimental penny made of glass during World War II is about to be auctioned. Owner Roger Burdette says the coin is the only known unbroken glass penny in existence. During the war, ...

Australians are known for their love of beer. But they love it even more when the country's political leaders are chugging one down. Take the country's oldest living former prime minister, Bob Hawke.  Hawke, now 87, ...

European students from the World Union of Jewish Students (WUJS) called on Israeli officials to stop telling them there is no future for Jews in Europe.“We are the generation that grew up behind bulletproof glass,” ...

When pollsters interrupt people’s dinners to ask about their New Year’s resolutions, very often the top three responses are “get in shape,” “lose weight” and “save money.” Find a deal on a gym ...

Justin Bieber has been spending time in Miami this week while celebrating the new year and he surprised kids at a day care while being super silly. The 22-year-old singer was walking by the day care facility at the ...

LAS VEGAS — Google Glass may have crashed and burned — and set face-worn wearables back by a few years — but that doesn't mean the dream of turning into the Borg is dead just yet. Rather than foist its augmented ...

Ahead of CES 2017, Lenovo has launched a host of products under its portfolio including ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga, ThinkPad X1 Tablet, Miix 720, Lenovo Active Pen 2, Lenovo Legion Y720 Laptop, Lenovo Legion ...