Major internet sites including Twitter, Paypal, Netflix and Spotify were offline in parts of the US and Europe Friday after cyberattacks targeted a service provider that enables users to connect...
Google officially launched its own smartphone on Tuesday in San Francisco, re-starting its challenge to Apple's iPhone.
Activists in a San Diego suburb Wednesday called for a federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed black man who relatives said was mentally ill.
Twitter's share price jumped as much as 20 per cent Friday on media reports that Google and software company Salesforce were eyeing a takeover of the struggling social network.
The HBO television series "Veep" and "Game of Thrones" took the top prizes at the 68th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, in a televised ceremony that delivered some laughs but few suprises....
The hit HBO series "Game of Thrones," tops the list of nominees at Sunday's 68th Emmy Awards, US television's top honours.
Donald Trump doubled down on his controversial hard-line policy proposals on illegal immigration and border security Wednesday in a tough-talking speech unlikely to broaden his appeal to moderate...
A man wearing a Zorro costume was detained during a shooting false alarm at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday, law enforcement sources told local media.
Twitter announced an escalation in its war on terrorist tweets Thursday, saying it had suspended 235,000 more accounts linked to terrorism since February.
Tens of thousands of people in southern California were ordered to flee a raging wildfire burning out of control in a rural mountain area on Wednesday, authorities said.
The first documented case of Zika virus transmitted from a woman to a man through sex was reported by US health authorities Friday, raising new concerns about how the epidemic might spread.
The Zika epidemic in Latin America may have already passed its peak, according to a study in the US journal Science published Thursday.
Hundreds of protesters thronged Los Angeles' police headquarters and city hall Tuesday, according to news reports, after an investigation into the fatal 2015 shooting of a black robbery suspect...
A shooting at a courthouse in the northern US state of Michigan on Monday left two court security officers and the suspected shooter dead, the sheriff said, according to news reports.
Officials identify a dead suspect in a sniper attack that killed five law enforcement officers in the US city of Dallas as 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson, according to media reports.