Barbie and Hot Wheels could join Disney Princess dolls in a new global stable of toys if reported merger talks seal a $20 billion deal between Mattel and Hasbro. Kirsty Basset reports.
One small plane with two men aboard and another plane with one woman aboard have collided over the ocean near the Port of Los Angeles, setting off a major search that has yet to turn up any survivors or dead, the U.S. Coast Guard said
Team Sky's Peter Kennaugh remains on course to win the Herald Sun Tour cycling race in Australia. The Briton has a 13 second advantage over team mate and Tour De France champion Chris Froome. But he will have retain his nerve on Sunday (February 7) with the final stage involving three climbs of Arthurs Seat (314m). Kennaugh's lead didn't change on Saturday after a sprint finish won by American John Murphy.
Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is proactively looking at other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday
An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The Vatican showed "Spotlight," contender for best picture, Thursday to launch a three-day meeting on combating sex abuse in the Catholic Church.
Turkish media say police have raided three factories producing unlicensed and poor-quality inflatable boats used to smuggle migrants to Greece
Chicago police say they believe six family members found dead in their home were killed in a "targeted incident," though they're still trying to determine a possible motive