SpaceX wins $2.9 billion NASA contract for moon spacecraft:...

WASHINGTON - NASA has awarded billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX a $2.9 billion contract to build a spacecraft to fly astronauts to the moon, bypass...

Moscow prosecutor moves to outlaw Kremlin critic Navalny's...

MOSCOW - State prosecutors in Moscow asked a court on Friday to label jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's anti-corruption group and regional...

Google Earth's timelapse feature puts a spotlight on climat...

- Google Earth on Thursday added a timelapse feature to the popular platform, providing a glimpse into how climate change, urbanization and defo...

Mexico's coronavirus case count rises to nearly 2.3 million

MEXICO CITY - Mexico reported 4,504 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 480 more fatalities, bringing the country's total to 2,299,939 infection...

Mexico president backs extension of supreme court head's te...

MEXICO CITY - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Friday backed a decision by the Senate to extend the Supreme Court chief justice'...

U.S. administers 202.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines:...

- The United States has administered 202,282,923 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Friday morning and distributed 258,502,815 dose...

SpaceX wins U.S. contract for spacecraft to send astronauts...

WASHINGTON - NASA has awarded Elon Musk's SpaceX a contract to build a spacecraft to fly astronauts to the moon, bypassing Jeff Bezos' Blue Orig...

Moderna expects vaccine shipments to Britain, Canada to be...

-Moderna Inc said on Friday a shortfall in COVID-19 vaccine doses from its European suppliers will delay deliveries to countries including Canada an...

Oil nudges lower but set for weekly gain on demand recovery...

By Laura Sanicola NEW YORK a -Oil was modestly lower on Friday but headed for a weekly gain as a stronger demand outlook and signs of e...

Aston Martin F1 team boss wants aero rule revision

By Alan Baldwin - Aggrieved Aston Martin boss Otmar Szafnauer wants to talk to Formula One's governing body about changing the aer...

Fight fans use blockchain to back Britain's Loughnane

By Philip O'Connor - Mixed martial artist Brendan Loughnane will be top of the bill when the Professional Fighters League (PFL) re...

Bolsonaro critic to lead inquiry on govt handling of pandem...

By Maria Carolina Marcello BRASILIA - A vocal critic of President Jair Bolsonaro is expected to lead a congressional inquiry on th...

'Simple Photoshop': how a Pakistani counterfeiter may have...

By Raphael Satter WASHINGTON - Amid the cascade of U.S. sanctions imposed Thursday on Russian cybersecurity companies and official...

CVC delays Toshiba buyout offer after CEO change - Nikkei

- Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners will delay submitting a formal proposal to buy Toshiba Corp, following the appointment of a new chief...

COVID cases in Canada's Ontario could spike to 30,000 per d...

TORONTO - New cases of COVID-19 in Canada's most populous province could rise more than six fold, topping 30,000 per day by early June if public...

Analysis: No knockout, but new U.S. sanctions add to Russia...

By Marc Jones, Sujata Rao and Tom Arnold LONDON - For all the insouciance with which markets treated Washington's latest sanctions...

Uzbekistan seeks buyer for luxury villa of ex-leader's daug...

TASHKENT - Uzbekistan's government offered a glimpse on Friday of the lifestyle enjoyed by its former leader's children, promoting a luxury vill...

Drug companies to face first opioid trial following pandemi...

By Nate Raymond and Brendan Pierson - Four drugmakers, including Johnson & Johnson and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, wil...

Mazepin is sometimes trying too hard, says Steiner

By Alan Baldwin - Nikita Mazepin is sometimes trying too hard to find the limit, Haas Formula One team boss Guenther Steiner said...

France decides that sex with child under 15 is automaticall...

(Corrects headline in April 15 story and clarifies wording of existing law in paragraph 2 to make clear threshold for rape conviction)...

Let's shake narrative of bickering Middle East, say former...

PAPHOS, Cyprus - Israel, the UAE, Greece and Cyprus said they would seek to deepen their cooperation in fields ranging from energy to fighting C...