UTSUNOMIYA, Japan — In the sofa-appointed listening room of a factory north of Tokyo, hi-fi fans can listen to vintage vinyl records on a sound system costing $45,000, including a sleek silver turntable. Musical ...

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 ...

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned the incoming Trump administration against scrapping the Iran nuclear deal, saying it has made the world safer by leaving Tehran technically unable to build a nuclear weapon. ...

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump could build a border wall with Mexico through the U.S. budget process. Trump's transition team has told House GOP leaders in private meetings they'd like the US to pay for the ...

Republicans will put forward their plan to replace ObamaCare sometime this year, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Thursday.  Republicans are planning to pass a repeal bill quickly without having a replacement ready, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Diversity was on display Thursday as more than 400 new recruits took their first step toward becoming police officers — and the NYPD reached a milestone in the changing face of the department. Out of the 438 recruits ...

LAS VEGAS — How does a non-tech company get in on the tech-heavy world of International CES? Build an enormous booth, send out a slick marketing video and get Nick Offerman to make an appearance.  At Thursday's ...

In the battle of Macy’s vs. Donald Trump, it appears the clear loser continues to be Macy’s. On Wednesday, the retailer announced disappointing holiday sales, prompting its stock to drop more than 9 percent. The ...

At this year's CES, the three companies, Panasonic, Qualcomm, and Google are taking Android to new places. Instead of just running phones or being mirrored on a car's screen, the companies are showing off a standalone ...

Here are the ShopRite Preview Deals for next week!  Full match ups with stock up price checkmarks will be posted on Saturday. New to Couponing? Make sure to check out the Beginners Guide to Using Coupons New to ...

This time, the man known as The Backyard Scientist decided to find out what would happen if you were to dip an iPhone into a pot of molten aluminum. Needless to say, the high-tech gadget did not fare well ...

Sometimes living in China feels like dystopia has already arrived. As thick clouds of choking smog envelop the Chinese capital this week, more bad news has emerged to make life here feel even more like a grim science ...

Shutterstock It’s great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people think you are is just as important as how smart you actually are. “I not only use all the brains ...

Dear Liz, I know you like workplace stories and I have a good one! I came back to the Midwest three years ago after living abroad for ten years. I had a great time abroad but I wanted to settle down and have kids. I ...

It was Shefvon Rivers’ 50th birthday, but she wasn’t celebrating. “All around me people were getting sick and dying,” says the hairstylist about her 50-something friends in Summerville, SC. “All I could think ...

Sydney: Australia broke Pakistan's dangerous third-wicket partnership to reduce the tourists to 177 for three, still 361 runs in arrears, at tea on a rain-disrupted third day of the third and final test on ...

An article by Chris Mureithi appearing in the Daily Nation of December 13, 2016, titled, “Millennials are here to stay, so prepare to make way for them”, made interesting reading. For a Generation Xer like me, who ...

I came across this photo in 2011, shortly after my mum died. When my dad died five months later, I became both the only surviving person from the picture and the only person who might know anything about it. The task ...