Singer Celine Dion's brother dies days after death of her husband

NEW YORK The 59-year-old brother of award-winning Canadian singer Celine Dion died after a long battle with cancer on Saturday, two days after the death of Dion's husband, her representatives said in a statement.Daniel Dion, the eighth oldest of 13 sib...

Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...

Samarco sensors gave warnings well before Brazil damburst: Globo

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Mineração SA received serious danger warnings from ground sensors in 2014 and 2015, months before a deadly and environmentally destructive burst of a tailings dam, Globo TV's Fantastico news magazine sa...

Fury makes apology as Murray lifts BBC award

Tyson Fury, the boxer at the center of controversy over comments about women and homosexuals, made an apology at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards in Belfast on Sunday.Before tennis champion Andy Murray collected the prestigious award, an a...

Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...

Reavie leads at Pebble Beach as Spieth, Day battle

American Chez Reavie rebounded superbly from missed cuts in his last two PGA Tour starts to fire an eight-under-par 63 and grab a one-shot lead in the opening round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Thursday.While some of the biggest names in the ...

Director Ron Howard gets a second Hollywood Walk of Fame star

LOS ANGELES Hollywood director Ron Howard has received his second star on the Walk of Fame, honoring his award-winning career as a film maker.Howard, who won an Oscar for best director for "A Beautiful Mind", got a star on the Walk of Fame in 1981 for ...

Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...

Still air traps smog in China's capital triggering 'red alert'

BEIJING A blanket of humid air trapping smog brought Beijing's first pollution "red alert" on Tuesday although many residents ignored warnings to limit time outdoors and authorities said the pollution would last several more days.Hundreds of people, in...

U.S. EPA to re-run November 2015 RIN generation data

NEW YORK The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has removed data for production of biofuels credits for November 2015 from its website and said it plans to re-release the data by Monday, Dec. 21, after the report was not generated with the corr...