DETROIT (Reuters) – General Motors Co said the same engineer was responsible for the design of ignition switches on 5.95 million GM vehicles recalled this year. GM fired switch designer Ray DeGiorgio after the recall earlier this year of 2.59 million G…
SAO PAULO (AP) — One of the World Cup’s most exciting games had the most empty seats in the first round of the tournament in Brazil.
FORTALEZA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari sent a message to his former Portugal players after their 4-0 loss to Germany on Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — A best musical Tony Award win has powered “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” to its best week ever at the box office, but even one of the shows it beat had a record week since the trophies were handed out.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tony Gwynn could handle a bat like few other major leaguers, whether it was driving the ball through the “5.5 hole” between third base and shortstop or hitting a home run off the facade in Yankee Stadium in the World Series.
Space tourism firm Space Adventures says two customers have paid deposits for a flight around the moon on a Soyuz spacecraft, but the trip requires major changes to the Russian crew capsule, a vehicle that has seen only incremental upgrades recently.
Natal (Brazil) (AFP) – Marseille’s Jordan Ayew and Al Ain striker Asamoah Gyan will spearhead Ghana’s front line for their opening Group G clash against the United States on Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of pressure from gay rights groups, President Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity, the White House said Monday.
Newer machines will have more autonomy, and experts are concerned about the humans toiling alongside them.
Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric interviews the U.S. secretary of state.