| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:34 PM
A healthcare worker who just returned from helping to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has been confirmed as Scotland’s first case of the disease, officials said Monday.
The patient, a woman not identified by name, is being treated at the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Mince pies, Christmas crackers, all those "Keep Calm and Jingle On" T-shirts — and now television.
This year, Americans can celebrate a very British Christmas without leaving their homes, much less braving Heathrow at the holidays.
In the U.S.,...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Did torture make America safer? The conclusion of a Senate committee that investigated CIA interrogation of terrorism suspects is that it did not — that intelligence gained under duress stopped no imminent plots. But that is hotly disputed by...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:52 AM
A computer failure caused widespread disruptions in airline service around London on Friday, grounding flights and stranding passengers at one of the busiest times of the week.
Britain’s air traffic control service confirmed a “technical...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Name: Trakdot Luggage
What it is: A luggage-tracking device with artificial intelligence that combines microelectronics, accelerometer technology and GSM cellular connectivity for tracking and reporting its position whether it's in a car, a parked...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LONDON -- "Big Bang Theory" star Kunal Nayyar has joined the cast of "A Bollywoof Tale," which has been boarded by U.K. distributor Icon Film Distribution.
The pic is to be directed by "Racing Stripes" and "Underdog" director Frederik Du Chau....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Tom Tombrello, a Caltech physics professor for more than 50 years and an inspiration for freshmen who had to grapple with diabolically complex riddles to enter his legendary class on scientific thinking, has died. He was 78.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
If there's one thing CBS' "Undercover Boss" proves after five seasons, it's that the disjointed relationship between employer and employee is universal.
After nearly 80 episodes of dirty jobs, bad wigs and big reveals in the United States alone, the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Los científicos han usado patrones de propagación de la enfermedad del ébola y datos de tráfico aéreo para predecir que existen un 75 por ciento de posibilidades de que el virus llegue a Francia el 24 de octubre, y un 50 por ciento de que esté presente en...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:19 PM
People who contract Ebola in West Africa can get through airport screenings and onto a plane with a lie and a lot of ibuprofen, according to healthcare experts who believe more must be done to identify infected travelers.
At the very least, they said,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Like the lead character she portrays in the widely anticipated movie version of "Gone Girl," Rosamund Pike fell off nearly everyone's radar.
At the tender age of 21, the British actress was cast as the sultry Miranda Frost, a sword-wielding vixen in...