Scientists say signs of earliest life on Earth found

Microfossils up to almost 4.3 billion years old found in Canada of microbes are similar to the bacteria that thrive today around sea floor hydrothermal vents and may represent the oldest-known evidence of life on Earth, scientists said on Wednesday.

Yahoo’s handling of hack costs chief her bonus

Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer lost an annual bonus and the company counsel his job after an investigation showed the company mishandled an epic hack, the tech firm said Wednesday."I am the CEO of the company and since this incident happened durin...

Dustin Johnson backs change to golf ball movement rule

World number one Dustin Johnson, who shook off a baffling rules controversy to claim a breakthrough major title at the 2016 US Open, welcomed Wednesday's proposals to simplify and speed up the game.Golf's global governing bodies, the Royal and Ancient ...

Blitzboks, Fiji at full strength for Vegas Rugby 7s

World Rugby Sevens Series leaders South Africa and two-time defending series champion Fiji welcome back top players for the USA Sevens tournament that begins Friday at Las Vegas.The Blitzboks top the table with 85 points after wins in Wellington and Sy...

Pay slashed for eight top Wells Fargo execs after scandal

Wells Fargo slashed compensation for eight top executives Wednesday in its latest move to try to restore customer confidence after a fake accounts scandal.Wells Fargo, a major retail bank and a giant in mortgage lending, will withhold 2016 cash bonuses...

Acupuncture Barcelona: Now Open Saturdays

Barcelona acupuncturist Ruth Westnidge (BSc Hons Traditional Chinese Medicine) is now offering a regular Saturday morning service in Eixample for acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, Chinese herbs and anti aging face treatments.

Anti-colonial film gets rave reception at Africa fest

A film raging against colonialism and the exploitation of Africa wowed viewers at the continent's top cinema festival Wednesday, winning shouts of approval at a screening packed to bursting point."The African Storm" tells the story of an African presid...