| on Wed, Jan 6, 6:05 AM
REUTERS/Hannibal HanschkeBERLIN (Reuters) - Some 1.09 million asylum seekers were registered in Germany in 2015, sources in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government told Reuters on Wednesday, confirming German media reports.
The number of...
IntelIntel was once known for making the chips found inside nearly every PC.
Now it wants its chips to power drones that could hover behind every person.
At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Tuesday,...
REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi/TIMAOil prices jumped on the first trading day of 2016 as Middle East tension outweighed a selloff in financial markets around the world.
Oil markets remain oversupplied and depressed, but geopolitical flashpoints have a...
AP Photo/Gregory BullDuring the most recent Republican debate, Donald Trump declared “people are pouring across the southern border.”
Trump is right that the United States has been a major immigrant destination since the 1960s, but if...
ChinaFotoPress/Getty ImagesGrowth across China’s services sector slowed to a crawl in December, fueling fears that economic growth within the country is faltering.
The latest Caixin-Markit services PMI gauge fell to 50.2 from 51.2 in...
| on Tue, Jan 5, 9:32 PM
Thomson ReutersThe UK could reach its target of an 80% reduction in agricultural greenhouse gases by 2050, if farm yields are increased and natural habitats are restored.
Researchers found that 18% more of the UK needs to become forested, and...
| on Tue, Jan 5, 9:17 PM
Chris C. Anderson/Business InsiderThe new Sony PlayStation 4 apparently topped a lot of people's wish lists this winter.
The company just revealed at the Consumer Electronics Conference in Las Vegas that it sold 5.7 million PS4 units during the...
As momentum tilts toward the Internet, airwaves go on the block for billions in boon to tiny TV stations like those in Lima, Ohio.
| on Tue, Jan 5, 9:15 PM
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it has conducted a successful hydrogen bomb test, a surprise announcement.
North Korea reportedly detonated the device at the Punggye-ri underground test site in the...