New revelations about the extent of Ivanka Trump's personal email use in the White House will be under scrutiny from House Democrats.
Recurring wildfires are sparking concern among medical experts about potentially major health consequences.
Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire.
The ousted Sri Lankan prime minister's party is urging Facebook to safeguard the identity of the party's supporters on the social media platform.
New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there.
Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
Britain's Home Office says that the company contracted to collect visa applications in Russia has "absolutely no involvement with the decision-making process.".
The U.N. culture and education agency is teaming up with the World Jewish Congress to launch a website to counter Holocaust denial and anti-Semitism.
One of the largest outside Democratic groups says ramped-up spending on digital advertising played a key role in battleground races where seats were taken away from Republicans during the recent midterms.
Microsoft, Google and other major technology companies have promised to help provide training in digital skills for around 20 million people in Southeast Asia by 2020 to make sure the region's working-age population is a fit for the future job market.
A Chinese university's plan to conduct a blanket search of student and staff electronic devices has come under fire.
Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as a rout in major technology companies continued.
Report: Ivanka Trump sent hundreds of emails about government business from a personal email account last year.
The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
A fight over who owns the fossils of two dinosaurs that appear to have died while locked in battle hinges on the legal definition of "mineral".
NASA has accepted delivery of a key European part needed to power the world's next-generation moonship.
International Space Station gets two cargo deliveries in 15 hours, a new record.
Russian, US space officials have hailed joint work in space, saying that their cooperation has remained strong despite political tensions.
Hundreds of protesters have turned out in central London and blocked off the capital's main bridges to demand the government take climate change seriously.
The science behind cat grooming: High-tech scans give a peek at how their sandpapery tongues clean through all that fur.
A swimmer in Australia has died of a heart attack after he was stung by a stingray.
Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of the bright green birds with turquoise-tipped wings disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.
Models strutting in paint-stained shirts and leather construction boots have shed light on an unusual blend of Cuban private enterprise and American corporate sponsorship.
Rain in the forecast could bring relief for those working to tame a devastating Northern California fire and frustration for those searching for remains of victims.