DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In an attempt to capitalize on what's become a ratings bonanza for Arabic satellite channels during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, two comedies struck the wrong chord with audiences when their lead actors appeared in blackface.
Looking for your first fitness tracker, or an upgrade to the one you're already wearing? There are plenty of the wrist-worn gadgets available that are capable of doing more than just tracking daily steps, so here's our pick of the best fitness trackers available right now.
JetBlue founder David Neeleman is raising capital for a startup called Moxy Airways that will fly CS300 jets between secondary airports. But this new airline may struggle to carve out a profitable niche in the U.S. airline industry.
In a consulting room in Togo's capital, Lome, Geraldo Emmanuel -- handicapped since birth six years ago -- waits patiently on a bed while a digital scan is taken of his right leg. "The child walks on his toes so I'm scanning his leg so we can make him an orthotic using a 3D printer,"
WASHINGTON — MPAA chairman Charles Rivkin defended the way that the voluntary movie ratings system informs parents about smoking in movies, as a group of senators called for the industry to take greater action to limit tobacco use on screen. He also pushed back on the idea of giving an R rating to just
Bionic prostheses have evolved by leaps and bounds. One thing that most of them can't do, however, is let their wearers feel pain. That's changing thanks to researchers at the Johns Hopkins.
VIENNA (AP) — The countries of the OPEC cartel agreed on Friday to pump 1 million barrels more crude oil per day, a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices.
For diabetics, keeping their illness under control by regulating their blood sugar level is a 24/7 job. But, thanks to Swiss researchers, one day it could be as simple as having a cup of coffee.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The words blasted to cellphones around Oregon's capital city were ominous: "Civil emergency . prepare for action."
Walt Disney World's annual Halloween party is adding a few tweaks that will have guests screaming with glee. Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, scheduled on select nights between August 17 and October 31, will have some new twists that will make the ticketed event more unique, the Disney Parks
The carrier is making more information available on the United app to make travel on Star Alliance partners easier.
French police said Friday that they had smashed a major drug trafficking ring in the southern city of Marseille, a key hub in the trans-Mediterranean cannabis and cocaine trade where several people are killed each year in turf wars. Eight people were taken into custody following Monday's raid in
A Frenchman has filed a discrimination suit at Europe's top rights court over a rule that requires gay men to refrain from having sex for a year before they donate blood, his lawyer said Friday. Laurent Drelon, 48, has been prohibited from giving blood several times since he first tried to do so
How you spend your time determines a lot about your financial circumstances, says Tom Corley, author of "Rich Habits."
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks and oil prices were higher Friday as investors monitored OPEC's discussion on increasing crude production. Caution remained, however, over trade disputes between China and the U.S. as well as between the U.S. and Europe that could hurt corporate profits and
The new Peloton Digital app gives users more than 10,000 workout classes on their iOS device with options for instructor led spin, yoga, and strength classes, as well as outdoor running and walking workouts.