A preliminary study in the New England Journal of Medicine raises a new worry about electronic cigarettes – exposure to formaldehyde. Under certain conditions, taking 10 puffs from an e-cigarette would
Soon after he was elected as a student union leader, Lester Shum found an unnerving warning in his email inbox: “We believe state-sponsored attackers may be attempting to compromise your account or computer,”
Sixteen hours after a self-styled Muslim cleric took at least 17 hostages in a cafe in the heart of Sydney, armed police stormed the building, ending the crisis. Three people, including the gunman, were
BEIJING -- Attacks with scalding water, a bomb threat and a half-hearted suicide attempt -- all in one plane ride. Mark this down as one of the most bizarre stories in a long time of bad behavior on a
The BBC political editor, who has become a hate figure for the Yes camp, is jeered as Alex Salmond takes the stage in an eve-of-referendum rally and Barack Obama issues a last-minute message of support
John Kerry has called the Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, amid a US effort to persuade Israel to reverse the go-ahead for the largest appropriation of land on the occupied West Bank since 1980s.
A video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of an American journalist by the militant group Islamic State, nearly two years after the reporter disappeared in Syria. The video, which posted