CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Federal officials withdrew a requirement for companies to clean up groundwater at uranium mines across the U.S. and will reconsider a rule that congressional Republicans criticized as too harsh on ...

Worried that a tweet from President-elect Donald Trump might sink your stocks? There’s an app for that. Trigger, a smartphone application that tracks movement in financial markets, unveiled Tuesday an update that ...

Black Democrats on Capitol Hill hammered President-elect Donald Trump's pick for attorney general on Thursday, charging that Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) holds discriminatory views against African Americans and other ...

The MQM-London is in search of a 'breakthrough' with the powerful establishment, but finding it difficult, as there seems no sign of flexibility in the post-August-22 policy yet. In what appears to be a bid to make a ...

Taseer’s death anniversary LAHORE: The Ferozpur Road on Wednesday turned into a battlefield when the participants of a rally organized by a religious organization started throwing stones at the police to reach Liberty ...

The city plans to destroy personal documents submitted by hundreds of thousands of applicants for its municipal ID cards if allowed to do so by a judge, but will hold onto some identifying information, city officials ...

A Walmart shopper in Ontario who tripped and fell while chasing after a shopping cart that rolled away from her in a parking garage is seeking half a million dollars in damages. Sandra Cartini was returning to her car ...

Carrie Fisher‘s autopsy and toxicology report have been put on a security hold, the Los Angeles Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter confirmed. The hold means that information “from the autopsy or toxicology reports” ...

In 1929, Soviet leader Mikhail Kalinin laid out his vision for Central Asia: "teaching the people of the Kirgiz Steppe, the small Uzbek cotton grower, and the Turkmenian gardener the ideals of the Leningrad worker." ...

‘I did have to go home for an extra shower one day – it turns out that you can’t necessarily get away completely unscathed after swabbing a skunk,’ recalls Robert Cichewicz at the University of Oklahoma, US. ...

Sears Holdings, owner of retail giants Sears and Kmart, announced Wednesday that dozens of the stores will be closing as the business "takes actions to strengthen the Company’s operations and fund its ...

The Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee of the US Senate will hold the nomination hearing for US President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao, on January 11, a press ...

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 ...

The 17-times Grand Slam champion, Roger Federer, has suffered a shock exit in the men's singles match at the Hopman Cup in Perth, Australia, loosing to German teenager Alexander Zverev in his 2nd match at the mixed team ...

GROVELAND, Fla. — George Rosario has been ousted as mayor of Groveland -- for now. A judge stripped him of his power on Wednesday. Rosario came under fire when a felony drug conviction from the 1980s surfaced. A ...

NASA missions come packaged two ways. They’re either deep explorations of the familiar—STEREO’s focus on the sun, the International Space Station’s study of what microgravity does to the human body—or a trip ...

White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Wednesday defended the daily press briefing one day after meeting with his successor, Sean Spicer, who has suggested the Trump administration could change the way it handles ...

A U.S. judge extended until Jan. 27 a restraining order that halted a new Texas regulation requiring fetal tissue remains to be buried or cremated to allow for more time to make a ruling, the judge said on ...

4K Blu-ray was a long time coming but when it finally arrived it came with a murmur not a shout. Companies such as Sony and LG decided to hold off on the first wave of players until the format matured. Sony's UBP-X800 ...

A constitutional amendment limiting the amount of time Congress members can hold office has been introduced by Senator Ted Cruz of Texas and Rep. Ron DeSantis of Florida, both Republicans. But they'd be off limits, as ...