Sci-tech

Paris police officers shot, 1 fatally, in Champs-Elysees attack

Two others were wounded in what François Hollande said was a "cowardly killing" by man known to authorities and suspected of Islamic extremism. None of the ca...


'The sword stands ready': Mike Pence warns North Korea

Abe said he supported Trump's stance that strategic patience with North Korea had run out, and that all options were on the table. Japanese Prime Minister...


Telus update to Samsung Galaxy S8 renders Bixby button no longer "remappable"

Interestingly, there is also a dedicated thread on Reddit now where the "Red tint" issue on the Galaxy S8 is being discussed. The Galaxy S8 will hit the shelv...


Trump calls 100-day assessment 'ridiculous'

The rollout of the initial executive order prompted mass confusion and massive protests at USA airports as crowds flooded worldwide arrival terminals and Green ...


Catch meteor shower in the sky Friday night

This shower can produce about 50 meteors per hour and can be seen in close proximity to Mercury and Venus. "Patient observers will be rewarded with the sight ...


Nike Exec LaVar Ball Worst Thing Basketball George Raveling

It appears highly touted National Basketball Association prospect Lonzo Ball might not land that $1 billion shoe deal - at least not from Nike. "If he can g...


Skrillex Explains Why He Was Handcuffed Last Night

It would seem Skrillex - who had been DJing at a friend's house prior to being stopped - was listening to new demos at the time, which, on the plus side, are ...


Chaffetz leaves door open to not finish term in House

In an interview with Fox News on Wednesday, Chaffetz reiterated that he wants to spend more time with his family. "The president, under the law, is exempt fro...


Ambitious Monaco fighting on 3 fronts after 141 goals

On the pitch, Dortmund must find a way to score at least twice against a Monaco side that boasts a fearsome attack. The Ligue 1 leaders, the first team under ...


GTA Online goes old-school with top-down Tiny Racers mode

This mode, along with some in-game 4/20 deals, have just been announced on the official Rockstar website. The power-ups featured in the trailer seemingly assis...


Chipmaker Qualcomm's revenue, adjusted profit beat estimates

Total reported sales of licensed devices increased by 18% year over year to $82.6 billion. Segment operating income rose 179% to $475 million. Net income fell...


Antarctica is melting more than scientists thought, and it's creating giant waterfalls

During the summer, which corresponds to the Northern latitude winter, an extensive network of some 700 rivers, channels, and streams pop up. All that makes me...


A complete gallery of White House championship visits

After taking pictures, the team rolled inside, where Gronkowski took a moment to interrupt press secretary Sean Spicer's briefing . That led to laughter from...


EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms

Prior to his appointment by President Donald Trump to serve as the nation's chief environmental regulator, Pruitt was attorney general of Oklahoma and closely...


Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Launched in India: Price, Specifications and Release date

Samsung has been facing various challenges since previous year, including the suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet and the arrest of the firm's de ...


Georgia Democrat puts Donald Trump's popularity to the test in Congress vote

He garnered 48 percent . Ossoff aims to win an outright majority in Tuesday's vote, a "jungle primary" with all 18 candidates from both parties on the same b...


Apple Unveils New LivePhotosKit API to Embed Live Photos on the Web

Live Photos are basically short videos that end with the photo itself, taken with iPhones. Developers will now be able to use the API to share Live Photos playb...


Google Home's assistant can now recognize different voices

This feature notably wouldn't have stopped the Burger King ad that hijacked users' Home speakers and get them spouting off about the fast food chain's hamburg...


Gina Rodriguez, 'Stranger Things' actor, to lend voice to Netflix's 'Carmen Sandiego'

There will still be a learning component, of course - Carmen Sandiego will be produced by global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. The popular Ca...


U.S. Military Considers Shooting Down North Korea Missile Tests

During a working lunch with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe, Mr Pence said his government stood with Japan "100 per cent" in the face of what he called "...


Sold out! OR campsites for August eclipse snapped up

More than a thousand spaces - 1,018, to be exact - were opened up by converting "first come, first serve" campsites, parking areas and other open spaces into re...


Aaahh, Freak Out! Chic and Earth, Wind & Fire to play Pittsburgh

Ticketmaster's website didn't immediately list a price. Nile Rodgers and Earth, Wind and Fire's 2054 Tour comes to Denver this summer. According to a joint ...


EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The Natural Resources Defense Council told CNN that Pruitt has yet to respond to its request for more EPA assistance and oversight in the lead problem in ...


South Africa picks Maharaj, Morkel for Champions Trophy

AB De Villiers will captain the South African side at the Champion Trophy. The same squad will represent South Africa in three one-day internationals against ...


U.S. to look at 'all of the threats posed by Iran'

Mr Tillerson acknowledged the Iranians had met the terms of the 2015 deal, but raised concerns about the country as a "state sponsor of terrorism". Mr Trump h...


Melania gives Donald Trump subtle reminder during national anthem

Thousands of kids, and some adults, joined President Donald Trump on Monday for the annual White House Easter Egg Roll. A Slovenia-born first lady has been succ...


Plastic pollution builds up in Arctic waters

The Arctic Ocean is accumulating a high concentration of plastic, broken down over time into smaller bits called microplastics - such as those pictured here. ...


Nervous about China, Southeast Asia gets Trump's attention

The government is confident Trump will not change his mind. "We usually expect 100 percent attendance", Paynor told reporters, when sought for confirmation on...


Scientists Blame Global Warming for Phenomenon Called River Piracy

They also called it "geologically instantaneous". The study was published in Nature Geoscience . Canadian Dan Shugar (PhD) is an assistant professor at t...


American, Russian arrive at space station

EDT (0713 GMT) with a rare empty third seat. They floated into the station two hours after the docking. A scaled-down, two-man US-Russian crew arrived at the ...


Minutes Of Dawn of War 3 Team Based Gameplay

Not all Elite units or maps are included, and you'll be limited to playing against other humans-AI matches and the campaign will have to wait for the official r...


'Arms' Nintendo Switch release date revealed in April 2017 Nintendo Direct

It should be noted that this level of attach rate has never been achieved by another console. The Nintendo Switch was released on March 3, meaning it so...


Blackstone Group LP (BX) Announces Earnings Results

The stock of Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) has "Positive" rating given on Thursday, September 3 by Susquehanna. 3,158,002 shares of the company traded hands. Th...


Keep in touch with Analyst's Opinions: Genworth Financial, Inc.'s (GNW)

This rating was issued on 11/11/16. (GNW) has a trading volume of 7.91 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 7600 shares - with shares dropping to a...


FCC votes to allow some broadcasters to buy more TV stations

Commissioners voted 2-1 during the FCC's monthly open meeting to lift agency restrictions on large business data services (BDS) providers like AT&T and Veri...