A UK health insurer is facing criticism for advising its members to use a Facebook-owned fitness-tracking app in order to retain a popular perk. Vitality...

A series of fires at African-American churches across the US south has prompted the FBI to investigate whether the blazes are related. Last week six fires...

Apple has become the latest retailer to remove products featuring the Confederate flag, after pulling a number of games from the App Store. Symbols of...

China is the “leading suspect” in the massive hack of a US government agency holding the personnel records of millions of Americans, US intelligence...

President Barack Obama has paid tribute to the victims of the Charleston shooting, saying the US has been blind to the “mayhem” caused by gun...

A Google executive died after being struck by a taxi while in town for the Cannes Lions advertising festival this week.The male executive, whom Google...

A one-digit correction to President Obama’s directive on hostage policy Wednesday had the effect of disclosing the existence of a previously unknown...

Gmail has launched an “undo send” option for its email users after years of experimenting with the feature.Users of Google’s email service...

Francois Hollande will convene a defence council meeting today after reports claimed the US National Security Agency (NSA) eavesdropped on the past three...

Oscar-winning Titanic composer James Horner is feared dead after a single-engine plane registered to him crashed in southern California. The crash happened...