Elite: Dangerous players have long searched for the elusive Thargoid alien race. There's been no disputing that they exist: ruins of their spacecraft have been spotted throughout the game's endless simulated space, and ...

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has said the government makes "no apology" for pursuing people's debts as it continues to fend off anger surrounding Centrelink's troubled $4.5 billion debt recovery mission. Mr ...

25 Pakistani and 43 Indian civilians kept in jails of both countries; Pakistani prisoners believed to be arrested in 1980s shown held later;  one in Amritsar, six in Bhuj, two in Rai Singh Nagar, three in Jammu and one ...

In a year when property assessments in North Vancouver skyrocketed, the city’s mayor plans to defer paying his property taxes for the first time. Darrell Mussatto is taking advantage of a low-interest provincial loan ...

Matthew Dowd, a former strategist to President George W. Bush, is considering mounting an independent run against Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), according to the The Texas Tribune. Dowd, who is an ABC News analyst, said that ...

Mexico: The invisible man Many political scientists argue that politicians are chameleons that adapt to their environment. It makes sense, given that they are representatives of the electorate. In other words, they are ...

House Republicans’ late night, closed-door effort to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics gave Democrats a winning messaging tool, says CQ Roll Call’s Money and Politics reporter Kate Ackley. The public relations ...

The Australian dollar has hit a three-week high, topping the US73¢ mark following profit-taking in the greenback, but the move may prove temporary. A key part of the reason for the advance was a slight easing in the US ...

Recurring bank deposits are one of the popular investment options for a large segment of the population. It is a special kind of deposit offered by banks and post offices in which investors deposit a fixed amount every ...

Casio has used CES 2017 to launch a new version of its Android Wear smartwatch, one of the more interesting Android Wear devices to launch in 2016.The new WSD-F20 makes a few cosmetic changes to the original version, ...

MLB.com’s T.R. Sullivan reports that the Rangers are being aggressive in trying to get a deal done with free agent pitcher Tyson Ross. Sullivan says, “Talks are definitely heating up.” Ross, 29, was limited to ...

NASA has discovered two new space objects rapidly approaching the vicinity of Earth. One has been identified as a comet and is of great interest to skywatchers, but the other is more mysterious, and has yet to be ...

This is what we call a Friars Club Roast. The legendary midtown celebrity hangout is about to become a much easier place for upstart comedians to get a laugh, thanks to a medical marijuana Q A that's slated for Jan. ...

A New Jersey company that charges huge fees to people who need cash advances while hoping to win big lawsuits is suing New York’s state attorney general after he ordered the firm to back off 9/11 victims and repay ...

The City of Seattle has ordered airline catering company LSG Sky Chefs to pay $335,033 for violating the minimum wage law — the largest amount the city has ordered a company to pay for not following the law. ...

KATHMANDU, NEPAL —  People who lost their homes in the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal nearly two years ago are tired of waiting for help to rebuild. The slow pace of distributing government grant money for ...

SAN FRANCISCO — The virtual currency Bitcoin has been swept up in yet another speculative frenzy, pushing its price toward the peak it last reached in late 2013.The price of Bitcoin has been buoyed by increased ...

A recent public records review revealed that several MSNBC pundits have recently settled state or federal tax liens, as well as with two former employees who face huge tax liens as well. News website Heat Street ...

Mahendra Singh Dhoni took the cricketing world by surprise again as he stepped down as captain of India's ODI and T20 teams on Wednesday. Just like his retirement from Test cricket, nobody saw it coming especially ...

Jamaican taxpayers could be forced to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to telecommunications company Symbiote Investments Limited if the Government goes through with plans to revoke its cellular licence. Symbiote ...