A Long Island Rail Road train that crashed in Brooklyn on Wednesday was going more than twice the speed limit when it slammed into a train station, injuring more than 100 people, federal investigators said on ...

SYDNEY: Pakistan’s Younis  Khan notched his 34th Test  century but Australia had reduced  the tourists to 271 for  eight, still 68 runs short of  avoiding the follow-on, at  close of play on the rain-disrupted  ...

BRASILIA: Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Thursday the country will build new prisons in every state to relieve overcrowding after a “horrific” riot that left 56 inmates dead. It was Temer’s first public ...

I met Alex, who had just landed a new job. “Do you want to hear what happened during the last month of my job search?” Alex asked me. “I’m dying to hear,” I said. “I was trying my hardest to meet Tom, the ...

Sweden will abandon its two year experiment on the six-hour work day after findings revealed that the costs outweigh the benefits. The experiment involved shortening work hours but maintaining pay levels for nurses at ...

Mayor de Blasio said he was conspicuously absent from the LIRR derailment scene in Brooklyn Wednesday because — while more than 100 people were injured in the horrifying rush hour crash — no one died, so it ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Tiny button batteries that light up flameless "tea candles" pose a significant risk to children when swallowed, the National Capital Poison Center warns. The lithium ...

Nasser Al-Attiyah's hopes of repeating his 2011 and 2015 Dakar Rally victories disappeared on Wednesday after the Qatari ripped a wheel off his Toyota and lost two hours and 17 minutes on a third stage won by reigning ...

Some spend weeks planning a trip to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, but I hate planning so it was a spur of the moment decision for me. I'd been wanting to do the Crossing, which is little over an hour's drive from ...

London: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised his side's resilience but was left to rue their failure to turn a 3-0 deficit into a victory at Bournemouth on Tuesday.As it was Arsenal left the south coast with a 3-3 draw ...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Latest on the federal sentencing of Dylann Roof in the deaths of nine people at a South Carolina church (all times local): 6 p.m. A federal judge has agreed with Dylann Roof that two pieces of ...

Perplexed and paralyzed by Wednesday’s Egged bus strike, Jerusalem commuters expressed exasperated disgust after being forced to pay cab fares, rely on family and friends for rides or miss work or school ...

(SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France) — Nearly a century ago, Robert Marchand was told by a coach that he should give up cycling because he would never achieve anything on a bike. He proved that prediction wrong again ...

The commuter train that derailed and crashed at the height of morning rush hour in New York City on Wednesday was likely the result of fast speeds, the engineer, or both, a local transit official said hours after the ...

LucidSound has shipped their flagship LS40 wireless gaming headset. Originally announced at E3 2016, the LS40 will be one of a very few wireless 7.1 headsets that will be fully compatible with the PlayStation 4, Xbox ...

BROOKLYN, New York: A New York City commuter train derailed at a Brooklyn terminal after ramming into a bumper during Wednesday’s morning rush hour, leaving more than 100 people with non-life-threatening injuries, ...

CAPE TOWN: Kagiso Rabada took two wickets in successive overs to send Sri Lanka plunging towards defeat on the third day of the second Test against South Africa after Sri Lanka at Newlands on Wednesday. Set a massive ...

A mother claims she was kicked out of a first-class cabin because her baby started crying on a flight. Arielle Noa Charnas, a popular US blogger, said she had deliberately paid more for the first-class ticket as it ...

Just prior to the kickoff of the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, Faraday Future hosted its own party to bring in the new year with its first production model, the FF 91 (pronounced “nine one” not “ninety-one.”) ...

SYDNEY: Yasir Shah’s difficult tour of Australia continued on the second day of the final Test in Sydney when he picked up a low-grade hamstring strain in his left leg. Yasir struggled through the warm-ups on ...