The self-governing island of Taiwan is running out of friends. Last week the Solomon Islands—a Pacific Ocean archipelago and Oceania’s fifth-largest country by population—officially switched diplomatic ties from Taiwan to Beijing, putting an end to…

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg walks past members of the news media as he enters the office of U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) while meeting with lawmakers to discuss "future internet regulation on Capitol Hill…

Semis are coming out of a volatile summer stretch. The SMH semiconductor ETF, which counts Intel, Texas Instruments and Nvidia among its top components, rallied 26% from a June low to the year's peak in July.…

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander (Dept of Energy) and Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul (Gabe Skidmore/Flickr) Was it only 10 years ago that the Tea Party forced Republicans to give more than lip service to…

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky addresses the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday in New York. (Justin Lane/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) For years cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike was a source of news, not a subject, as it unraveled some of the…

Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire, pictured in July 2018, is testifying before the House and Senate intelligence committees on Thursday.   Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption   Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images  …

In his eight seasons in the National Hockey League, Riley Cote estimates he got into hundreds of fistfights. Cote was an enforcer—a tough guy whose job was to keep the other team's players in check.…

They finally did it. After years—no, decades—of declaring their hopes and dreams with hardly any practical results, researchers in the quantum computing community have delivered on a promise. Or have they? Last week, news leaked…

Historically, 90% of the migrants who illegally crossed the southwest border of the United States came from Mexico. They were single adult men, typically seeking work in the U.S. They paid smugglers – known in Mexico as…

Shortly after the White House released a rough transcript of President Donald Trump's phone call with the president of Ukraine, Trump told reporters, "there was no pressure." (Sept. 25) AP, AP WASHINGTON – “They say…

BOSTON — Stephen Semprevivo, a Los Angeles business executive, is set today to become the third parent sentenced in the college admissions scandal after he admitted to paying $400,000 to have his son admitted into Georgetown University…

Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice sat down with British Vogue and of course they discussed Princess Eugenie's upcoming wedding. Keri Lumm shares details about this plastic-free event. Buzz60 Princess Beatrice, the older daughter of the…

USA TODAY The release of a summary of President Trump's controversial phone call with Ukraine’s president has intensified Democrats’ contention that the president committed an impeachable offense by asking a foreign leader to investigate his political…

Former mixed martial arts fighter Katy Collins has died at the age of 32 after suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm, her coach said on Wednesday. The mother of two sons fought for several MMA promotions, including…