Supermodel and TV host Heidi Klum has been named s the most dangerous celebrity in cyberspace, inviting malware and viruses to flourish on computers.
NATO troops in Kosovo are ready to act to quell any violence when Pristina sends its police and customs officers to take over two border posts in the north of the former Serbian province on Friday, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said.
The United States has US citizens to leave Syria immediately, saying the government's violent crackdown on peaceful protests had led to an uncertain and volatile situation.
Emergency services are carrying out a major rescue operation after four miners became trapped following a flash flood in a coal mine in south Wales.
Amid reports of nude pictures of Scarlett Johansson allegedly hacked from her cellphone, FBI officials have confirmed a "continuing probe" into "a series of computer intrusions" targeting celebrities.
Turnaround times for matches at the rugby World Cup should be more equitable to ensure the Tier Two nations are given a better chance of competing, according to Scotland coach Andy Robinson.
Japan plan to put a stake in the ground at the rugby World Cup and banish memories of their 145-17 humiliation at the hands of New Zealand in 1995, the teams' only previous clash at the global tournament.
Fiji coach Sam Domoni has named the following team to play South Africa in their World Cup Pool D match in Wellington on Saturday.
Australia have recalled James O'Connor to the starting lineup for the first time since he was suspended for indiscipline for Saturday's key Pool C clash against Ireland at Eden Park.
Experienced lock Bakkies Botha has made a surprise return to the Springboks team as the world champions struggle with a rash of injuries ahead of their Rugby World Cup Pool D clash against Fiji on Saturday.
Romania coach Romeo Stefan Gontineac has named the following team for their Rugby World Cup Pool B match against Argentina at Rugby Park, Invercargill on Saturday.
Scotland coach Andy Robinson pronounced himself entirely satisfied with the completion of stage one of his adopted country's World Cup campaign as they beat Georgia 15-6 on Wednesday to make it two wins in five days.
Inter Milan suffered a shock home defeat by Trabzonspor as the Turkish club took full advantage of their lucky entry into the Champions league group stages for the first time on Wednesday.
NASA has unveiled plans for a mammoth deep-space rocket to carry astronauts to the moon, Mars and other destinations beyond the International Space Station, officials say.
The Italian parliament has given final approval to a 54 billion euro package of austerity measures the centre-right government has put forward to balance the budget by 2013.
At least 30 people were killed, including three generals, when an Angolan military aircraft crashed on Wednesday at an airport in Huambo, local media said.
European finance ministers have been warned confidentially of the danger of a renewed credit crunch as a "systemic" crisis in euro zone sovereign debt spills over to banks, according to documents obtained by Reuters on Wednesday.
Flyhalf Dan Parks stroked four penalties and a drop goal to guide Scotland to a tight 15-6 victory over Georgia in their rugby World Cup Pool B match tyhis evening.
A magnitude 5.9 quake has hit central Chile, the U.S. Geological Survey said.