A Cyprus court has ordered a 26-year-old Lebanese-Canadian man to remain in police custody for eight days after about two tonnes of a chemical compound that can be turned into an explosive was discovered at his home.
Watch Google's senior vice-president of products, Sundar Pichai, kick off this year's I/O conference in San Francisco with a keynote address that is expected to reveal the latest Android version.
While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered, many cities remain in danger, and officials have warned about the possibility of more flooding from rain-swollen rivers as the week goes on.
Canadian actor and former Star Trek star William Shatner dons a bushy moustache as the iconic U.S. writer and humorist in the upcoming ninth season of CBC's Murdoch Mysteries.
By the end of the year, nearly every major automaker will begin offering Apple's CarPlay or Google's Android Auto, two systems that effectively turn a car's dashboard screen into a smartphone.
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has seen pitched battles fought over everything from land to human rights to access to water.
Norway's parliamentary parties have agreed that the country's $900 billion sovereign wealth fund should stop investing in coal companies because of their impact on climate change.
Scientists say a 430,000-year-old fossilized skull discovered deep inside a Spanish cave shows telltale signs of homicide - the earliest ever found.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter chaired an emergency meeting with soccer's six continental governing bodies Thursday while staying out of public view after the sport was rocked by a U.S.
The leader of al-Qaeda's branch in Syria says they have no plans to attack the West and denies that the so-called Khorasan group exists.
Bacon prices in the U.S., both wholesale and retail, are down substantially from this time last year.
More fast-food companies that have fed our guilty pleasures are changing their menus. But they aren't necessarily moving away from their high-calorie, high-fat roots.
Eating onions, lying in the shade and crowding into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool amid a brutal heat wave that has killed more than 1,400 in the past month.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the relatively short amount of time he has left in office "really concentrates the mind."
Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Walmart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.
Authorities have arrested a man they say caused a massive inferno that destroyed an unfinished apartment building and damaged adjacent office towers in downtown Los Angeles.
U.S. stocks surged on Wednesday with the Nasdaq hitting a fresh record and the Dow Jones index up by 121 points.
Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday in a landmark veto-override vote backed by an unusual coalition of conservatives who oppose capital punishment.
The Pentagon says it inadvertently shipped live anthrax spores to as many as nine laboratories and is investigating how that happened.