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Aug 21 2016

Civilians paying heaviest price in Yemeni conflict: United Nations chief

A coalition investigative team is conducting " independent " probes into the hospital strike and an air raid last Saturday on a Koranic school which MSF said killed 10 ...

Aug 21 2016

Challenge for new Asda boss as supermarket posts worst quarterly sales plunge

Second-quarter earnings per share of $1.07, excluding a gain from the sale of Wal-Mart's e-commerce business in China and other items, exceeded the analysts' average es...

Aug 21 2016

Marquez copied Lorenzo's style to improve Brno race pace

The Australian had hoped to make his return at Brno and even passed pre-race medical checks but his Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS and HRC have chosen to withdraw the As...

Aug 20 2016

Uber and Volvo Partner for Robo-Rideshare Program

Some of the Volvos will join a handful of Ford Motor Co Fusion sedans that will be used to start the pilot program that combines self-driving and ride-hailing in downtown...

Aug 20 2016

Airtel announces 4G offer for Samsung Galaxy J series users

The smartphones included in this offer include the Galaxy J2, Galaxy J2 (2016), Galaxy J5, Galaxy J5 (2016), Galaxy J7, Galaxy J7 (2016), Galaxy J Max and the Galaxy J2 P...

Aug 20 2016

Wildfire burns with ferocity never seen by fire crews

Mike Wakoski, a veteran of the San Bernadino Fire Department said "In my 40 years of fighting fire, I've never seen fire behavior so extreme". Keep in mind that they'll l...

Aug 20 2016

'Spoof' human sacrifice video filmed at Cern campus

Asked to detail the security procedures surrounding access to the campus, the Cern spokeswoman said: " Cern IDs are checked systematically at each entry to the Cern site ...

Aug 20 2016

CERN officials investigate 'spoof' sacrifice caught on video

It is filmed from the perspective of a secret viewer watching from a window above who, as the ceremony reaches its climax , lets out a string of expletives and flees wit...

Aug 19 2016

Twitter to Let All Users Filter Tweets for Higher 'Quality'

Users open to a hybrid solution can try the company's " quality filter ", which was built to distinguish between good and abusive mentions using software algorithms. Turn...

Aug 19 2016

Olympics: US advances to semifinals in men's basketball

But history says, Spain lost its four games to US in quarterfinals in 2004 Athens Olympics, 2008 Beijing Olympics for group play and finals, 2012 London Olympics finals. ...

Aug 19 2016

Japan's Okuhara stands between Sindhu and final

Sindhu beat Japanese Nozomi Okuhara 21-19, 21-10 in the women's singles semi-final and will face world No. 1 from Spain Caroline Marin for the gold medal. She kept coming...

Aug 19 2016

Celebrity Big Brother's Stephen Bear dumped by girlfriend when she enters house

Gregg admitted that confronting her cheating ex is one of the hardest things she's ever had to do. Bear remains silent to pass the task, but Lillie continues: "How coul...

Aug 18 2016

IPhone 7 release date may be a bit later than we thought

Despite the rumored end of traditional iPhone era this year, Apple is not far-fetched from producing all-glass phones. It should not be surprising if Apple proves t...

Aug 18 2016

Tropical depression moving over the central Atlantic

The U.S. National Hurricane Center the depression, which is moving over the central Atlantic, is expected to strengthen to a tropical storm. If it does develop into a nam...

Aug 18 2016

OLEDs out the wazoo: Cadillac teases Pebble Beach design concept

The screen in front of the driver features a speedometer, navigation, and other functions typically associated with the instrument cluster. The mystery vehicle has been o...

Aug 18 2016

AT&T hikes prices for some plans, but raises data caps

You can still pay more if you want higher data speeds, The Verge points out. For those with 10GB or more , customers get unlimited talking and texting to Mexico and ...

Aug 17 2016

Gen Google Nexus phones definitely coming from HTC

The most eagerly anticipated Nexus smartphone yet appears to have just leaked in shots that show it off from all angles to reveal both the Sailfish and Marlin designs. ...

Aug 17 2016

NVIDIA GeForce 372.54 Driver Released For No Man's Sky & Deus Ex

While some of these were not completely final hardware, what struck me first was the variety of form factors and display specifications on show. First among the new lin...

Aug 17 2016

'Hidden Figures' Brings Black Women In STEM To The Forefront

Vincent director Theodore Melfi . Henson , 45, plays Katherine Johnson, a real-life mathematician who worked for NASA in its early days and who played a key role...

Aug 16 2016

IPhone 7 video suggests we're in line for three variants

Mark Gurman of Bloomberg reports that we can look forward to better photos, improved home buttons, and more. iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus are said to be succeeded nex...