Energy Secretary Rick Perry to resign amid Ukraine scrutiny

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who is under scrutiny for the role he played in the president's dealings with Ukraine, intends to leave his job soon.

China third-quarter GDP grows 6%, slowest pace in almost three decades

China's economic growth slowed more than expected to 6.0% year-on-year in the third quarter, the weakest pace in almost three decades, hit by soft factory production amid a bruising Sino-U.S. tra...

Asia Pacific shares mixed in early trade; China's GDP data ahead

Asia Pacific markets were mixed in early trade Friday morning, as investors await the release of China's third-quarter growth data with slowing growth continuing to be a concern amid the ongoing trade war with the U.S.

South Africa: Convicted Rapist Nicholas Ninow Gets Life Sentence

Nicholas Ninow has been handed down a life sentence by Judge Mokhine Mosopa in the North Gauteng High Court for the 2018 rape of a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria, TimesLive reports. The convicted rapist also received a five-year sentence for posession of drugs and five more for defeating the ends of justice. Th

Take 5: Raiders' offense a problem for Packers

The Oakland Raiders are above .500 through five games for just the third time since 2002, primarily thanks to the offense.

State regulators admit there’s a gas shortage amid utility fight

New York’s top energy utility regulators admitted Thursday there’s a gas shortage — even as they slammed National Grid for imposing a moratorium and denying hook-ups to new customers because …

Mad Bets!

A sports betting show that previews each week's entire slate of NFL games. Jared Quay and Matt Gothard will pick their favorite (and not so favorite) games to bet on. There will be an episode each week of the NFL season leading up to the Super Bowl.

‘Thanks for taking her away’: Football ace Maxi Lopez expresses gratitude to rival Mauro Icardi for

Argentinian football ace Maxi Lopez has said he has managed to forgive former teammate Mauro Icardi for being the reason for his divorce with model Wanda Nara, and thanked the striker for “taking away” his ex-wife.

Union Pacific misses profit expectations amid trade war, to cut...

Railroad operator Union Pacific Corp on Thursday reported quarterly profit that missed analysts' estimates and said it would cut capital spending and jobs as the multi-front U.S. trade war worsen...

Matt Toomua sledges former teammates ahead of England vs Australia

Toomua is surprised to see former colleague George Ford dropped by Eddie Jones

China cuts US debt holdings to lowest level in more than two years amid simmering trade war

China cuts US debt holdings to lowest level in more than two years amid simmering trade war

‘Stranger Things’ helps lead Netflix stock surge

Shares of Netflix popped 9 percent in late trading Wednesday — thanks to new seasons of hit shows like “Stranger Things” and “13 Reasons Why.” The streaming giant Wednesday said it added 6.77 milli…