The 130-year-old Kodak company said last week that verifying the “accredited” status of potential investors for the digital KodakCoin token could take several weeks. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Eastman Kodak is warning that several fraudulent websites and Facebook accounts are promoting and even claiming to already be selling its planned digi(...)

Choosing to stand, rather than sit, can help people burn calories and possibly help them to lose weight, new research has found. Substituting time sp(...)

 Amazon is set to acquire high-end grocer Whole Foods Market  for $13.7bn. Photograph: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Just when we thought we understood Amazon, it surprises us. We are used to observing an online retailer that cuts prices relentlessly to undermine bri(...)

An attendee holds up a sign in support of  Donald Trump during an election night event at the New York Hilton Midtown on Tuesday in New York City. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

From early on Tuesday morning, women queued in Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, New York. The line led to the grave of suffragette Susan B Anthony, w(...)

File photograph of Republican Assemblyman Bill Nojay, who won a primary election days after taking his own life. File photograph: Mike Groll/AP Photo

Days after taking his own life, a vocal campaigner for gun rights and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has won a New York primary electi(...)

 US vice-president Joe Biden is hugged by Abbie Conway from Knock, Co Mayo,   as he and Taoiseach Enda Kenny are greeted by schoolchildren from  four local schools - St Attracta’s, Charlestown; Barnacogue; Tavneena and Cloonlyon, upon their arrival at Ireland West  Airport Knock. Photograph: Paul McErlane/EPA

Claiming Irish ancestry is often seen as a vote-winner for ambitious American politicians, but few can match the credentials of US vice-president Joe (...)