KARACHI: Alok Sharma, the UK minister for Asia and Pacific met government officials and businesses in Islamabad and Karachi during his two-day visit to the country to reiterate Britain’s commitment to building further ...

(Religion News Service) When it comes to Martin Luther and anti-Semitism, even popular toys in Germany can’t escape theological scrutiny. Playmobil, one of Germany’s leading toy manufacturers, rolled out a 3-inch ...

WESTMORELAND, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say employees at a central New York consignment shop found a live World War II-vintage hand grenade as they unpacked a box of items from a building contents sale. Oneida County ...

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 ...

Serena Williams is showing off her massive engagement ring from fiance Alexis Ohanian! The 35-year-old tennis star and the 33-year-old Reddit co-founder were all smiles as they enjoyed a sweet date night. PHOTOS: Check ...

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson defensive end Christian Wilkins has apologized for groping receiver Curtis Samuel during the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday night. Wilkins said Wednesday he had talked with Samuel after the game ...

Israel’s ambassadors around the world are engaged in a two-prong approach to combating the upcoming Paris Mideast conference, on one hand trying to convince countries not to attend, and on the other hoping to ...

A BOY told a court of his terror after he was allegedly threatened by a knifeman for his iPad. The pupil is one of three from Essa Academy said to have been forced to surrender their hand-held computers by the same man ...

Unlike many artists who achieve regional and national notice early in their careers, then copy themselves forever after, Deborah Oropallo, at 62, continues to push herself and her process. Oropallo was first celebrated ...

After more than five years of exemplary service we just ditched Comcast Xfinity and switched to ATT GigaPower. It didn’t have to be this way, but Comcast forced our hand and we discovered the grass may be greener ...

Uber sent its New York City users a scary email on Wednesday.  "The government wants to know where you're headed ... on every ride," the subject line read.  The message prompted Uber users to email New York's Taxi and ...

Isaiah Jennings fought off the contact and banked in the off-balance layup with his outstretched left hand. He pumped his right fist in the air, then sank the free throw. After a defensive stop on the ensuing ...

A former Kenya Defence Forces soldier and his wife were sentenced to seven years in jail each for illegal possession of hand grenades. Mombasa Senior Resident Magistrate Irene Ruguru sentenced Hassan Jillo Bwanamaka ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: The outgoing and incoming administrations are battling over pending regulations and appointments. The Obama administration wants to solidify its policies, and the transitional Trump team wants a free ...

It is perhaps the most significant artifact documenting the arrival of Jews in the New World: a small, tattered 16th century manuscript written in an almost microscopic hand by Luis de Carvajal the Younger, the man ...

George Worker has been called into the New Zealand squad for the remaining two matches of the Twenty20 Series against Bangladesh. The CD opening bat and occasional left-arm spinner replaces Neil Broom, after the ...

EUGENE, Ore., Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Track and field's power couple are retiring hand-in-hand. Ashton Eaton and wife Brianne Theisen-Eaton announced their retirements from the sport Wednesday. The duo wrote joint essays on ...

New Delhi:  In another effort to persuade China to rethink its position against designating Jaish-e-Mohammad Chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist at UN, India on Wednesday said that China must hear the voice of the ...

Elon Musk's Alumni Strike Back If Elon Musk were a normal, everyday guy, life on earth would be a whole lot simpler. For instance, we wouldn’t have to nervously watch rockets landing on heaving ocean barges. Or fret ...

When Pamela Marks opened a shipment box from a California toy company, she got an unexpected surprise. The mother told KABC-TV that she found about 7 pounds of marijuana in a package shipped from JAKKS Pacific in Santa ...