Kevin Durant is on the verge of signing a revolutionary shoe deal with Under Armour that will pay him SIGNIFICANTLY more money next year than he'll earn on court from the Thunder...Read more: Next Season Kevin Durant Will Make WAY More Money Wearing Shoes Than Playing Basketball…
The stock market's rally continues for a fourth day, fueled by encouraging economic data. The only major risk to the market is geopolitical, says president and CEO Ron Weiner of RDM Financial. And that risk is only short-term.
Honda is going to change the front bumpers on 12,000 Honda Fit subcompact cars so that they match those on a car that just earned a "Top Safety Pick" rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
When YouTube started to remove gory videos of journalist James Foley's beheading this week, the next stop for some Internet surfers was LiveLeak, a streaming video website that specializes in hosting graphic videos that other sites won't touch.
Aug 18 - Lauren Bush Lauren discusses the latest findings on hunger in the U.S. from a survey conducted by an organization she represents. The granddaughter of President George H.W. Bush and niece of President George W. Bush also discusses her famous family.
An Englishwoman proves it is possible to manage a business in 21st century Britain and make a modest living, without the use of modern-day technology. Hayley Platt looks at Dani Church's ferry business on the Suffolk coast, which has been in her family for 125 years.
Arizona-based company World View Enterprises says it has taken a major step towards launching commercial balloon flights to the edge of space, with a successful unmanned test flight that reached an altitude of about 23 miles. The company hopes to begin taking tourists to near space in 2016 with advanced technology it says will open up a new view of the Earth […]
The remote Fijian island of Cicia has launched a novel business in organic produce that could prove to be a template for other developing communities around the world. The island declared itself chemical free and fully organic eight years ago and is now producing food that's attracting the interest of foreign buyers. Tara Cleary reports.
June 18 - A bipedal robot modelled on the now extinct Velociraptor, can run faster than Usain Bolt, according to its developers. The Jamaican sprinter holds the 100 metres world record with a time of 9.58 seconds but South Korean researchers say their robot could leave him in the dust. Rob Muir reports.
June 16 - With attention focused on the world's greatest soccer stars in Brazil, conservationists are working hard to promote the plight of the animal being used as the official World Cup mascot. Known as Fuleco on posters and banners throughout the country, the three-banded armadillo is in decline, and conservation groups say FIFA and the Brazilian gov […]
June 15 - A community in East Java, Indonesia, is turning methane from the local garbage dump into gas for more than 400 homes. Local authorities have set up a system where methane produced by rotting waste is extracted and pumped to villages nearby, turning greenhouse gas emissions into useful energy. Tara Cleary reports.
June 13 - A touch screen tablet invented by a 22-year-old Cameroonian engineer is helping doctors perform heart examinations on patients in remote, rural locations beyond the reach of specialists. Jim Drury has more.
The real estate industry has ramped up its attack on rules making it harder to borrow, but its challengers face a big obstacle — mortgage restrictions are working exactly the way the government wants them to
Germany ends a postwar tradition and decides to send weapons to Iraq's Kurds fighting Islamic State militants, joining Britain, France and Italy. It comes after IS posted a video purporting to show the beheading of an American journalist. Germany's foreign and defence ministers say Europe cannot simply stand by in the face of IS. Joanna Partridge r […]
Russia has ramped up its scrutiny of McDonald's restaurants a day after four branches in Moscow were shuttered. As Sonia Legg reports some see the move as politcally motivated by sanctions over Ukraine.
Euro zone private business growth slowed more than expected in August, despite widespread price cutting. As Ciara Lee reports the fact that the survey doesn't include the impact from sanctions over Ukraine is a worry.