Humans speak many languages, but we may be united in our confusion. A new study examined languages from around the world and discovered what they say could be a universal word: "Huh?"
Britain, once the world's mightiest seafaring power, has announced that it will shut down the last naval shipyard in England, eliminating nearly 1000 jobs and closing a chapter of history stretching back hundreds of years.
Rihanna is channelling her inner stripper in videos and on Instagram.
Lou Reed was a legendary rock pioneer, writes Greg Kot, of the Chicago Tribune.
A judge has ruled that a Riverside County boy found guilty of killing his neo-Nazi father should be placed in a state-run juvenile justice facility for seven years.
The man who calls himself Geist - as in German for ghost - is often asked why he's lurking around at night dressed like a cross between a ninja warrior and an Old West gunslinger.
Jonah Peretti, founder and chief executive of the wildly popular website BuzzFeed, is trying to choose his favorite online video.
The world of tablets and phablets is about to get a lot more colorful.
Los Angeles billionaire Elon Musk secretly purchased the amphibious sports car that appeared as a movie prop in a 1970s James Bond film with the intention of converting it into the real thing.
The Statue of Liberty will reopen this weekend despite the federal government shutdown, thanks to a deal reached between New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and U.S. parks officials.
Microsoft had a rough go with the first generation of its Surface tablets, but the company hasn't let those early struggles deter its mission to compete in the tablet market.
When General Motors vice-chairman Steve Girsky slid into a Cadillac SRX luxury crossover vehicle specially equipped to drive itself, his reaction echoed that of many consumers as more self-driving technologies are rolled out.
In a shift that could become a big threat to Apple, US consumers are increasingly signing up for a type of wireless service plan popular in other parts of the world - prepaid accounts.
The signs of tech stress are everywhere.
Apple's iOS 7 represents the most dramatic update to date of the software that powers iPhones and iPads. It also appears to be one of the buggiest.
Chris Brown says he lost his virginity when he was 8 years old to a local girl who was 14 or 15.
Oh Siri, now we really know you.
One hundred forty characters could be worth $US1 billion.
Eight days after their boat tossed them into the sea, Mike Russell lost all hope.
The job came with certain unassailable perks.