President-elect Donald Trump is expected to pick former Goldman Sachs executive Steve Mnuchin to be treasury secretary, US media suggest. Mr Mnuchin,...

Security breaches and hacks have been making headline news as of late. It seems that a new threat emerges every day, and our own personal devices could...

The number of people dying in the Australian city of Melbourne from a rare phenomenon called thunderstorm asthma has risen to eight. One person remains...

UK shoppers have rushed to buy Black Friday bargains, as retailers and payment firms report strong sales activity for the annual discount event. Barclaycard...

Hillary Clinton’s lead over Donald Trump in the popular count of the US presidential election has increased to two million votes. Republican President-elect...

At least six children have been killed and several others injured in a bus crash in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The bus, carrying schoolchildren aged five...

Apple has started offering a service to fix a fault on iPhone 6 Plus phones known as “touch disease”. Touchscreens on smartphones that have...

A new oil industry boom-and-bust cycle is likely if the current reduction in new investment is not reversed, says the International Energy Agency. The...

A US hate-attack monitoring group has documented 437 cases of intimidation and abuse towards minorities since the general election a week ago. The Southern...

A controversial, right-wing nationalist figure, accused of pushing a xenophobic agenda, looks set to become a presidential candidate in a head-to-head...