Spare a thought for the guy detained in U.S. for allegedly overstaying by 90...

An Australian guy has reportedly been detained in the US, after delays at the Canadian border meant he over-stayed his U.S. visa by 90...

Asian pawns lose out in power play between the US and China

China is winning the battle over the South China Sea, the resource-rich stretch of contested water where the country's been building artificial islands equipped...

'Superstars of STEM' want to engage more women in science and here's how

Superstars of STEM is a new program by Science and Technology Australia that aims to smash the stereotypical portrait of people in science, technology,...

May Day protests, celebrations around the globe

May Day is a time to celebrate workers around the world and the gains made by labor advocates, but it's also a time when...

US State Department issues travel alert for Europe

The US State Department has issued a travel warning for its citizens going to Europe, citing the continued threat of terror attacks. ...

Criminal charges recommended in death of prisoner who had no water for a week

Jurors recommended criminal charges be filed against seven employees of the Milwaukee County Jail in the death of 38-year-old inmate Terrill Thomas. ...

First 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' add-on is huge, brings back Tingle

Nintendo promised two downloadable content packs for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild post-release. Now we know what the first of them...

Alexa's whispers are the nightmare fuel narrating our crumbling dystopian dreamscape

The sound of humanity's impending irrelevance is all the more terrifying when it's delivered sotto voce.  This much is clear following Amazon's release of several...

A freak show blames Snapchat for its death

The freaks are feeling pushed out of their home in Venice Beach, California, and blame Snapchat for the latest causality: a boardwalk freak show. The...

ESPN's big bloodbath appears not quite over yet

Almost a week after the main bloodbath, we're still learning about ESPN personalities laid off by the sports broadcasting titan as it restructures.  And by...