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Oct 01 2016

Obama welcomes relatives of 1936 African-American Olympians

All had smiles on their faces. The 19-year-old Olympian found herself being playfully used as an arm rest by 5ft 11in Michelle at a ceremony honouring the 2016 USA ...

Sep 30 2016

Google rebrands cloud business, adds more AI

Google, concerned that it is not moving the needle almost enough against the overwhelming market dominance of Amazon and other competitors in the enterprise web services ...

Sep 30 2016

The Future Of Space Travel Is Strong With Gary Johnson

These debates are organized by the bipartisan Commission on Presidential Debates (CoP). "Obviously the call had gone out from somewhere", Weld, the former MA governor...

Sep 30 2016

Google delays launch of Android Wear 2.0 to next year

That's right, Google is separating Wear apps from their phone and tablet counterparts, a move that seems poised to herald a new era of cellular connected Android Wear d...

Sep 30 2016

Mass. falls further in rankings of state biz tax climates

The Tax Foundation released their annual look at the best business tax rates by state, and Arizona is ranked near the middle. Well, at least New Jersey has higher pr...

Sep 30 2016

UN warns of 'disaster' once Iraqi troops take on IS in Mosul

John Dorrian said, according to Reuters. President Obama has once again approved a Pentagon request to send an additional 615 soldiers to Iraq to help local forces ...

Sep 29 2016

First Baby Born with DNA from 3 People

The three-parent reproductive technique, known as mitochondrial donation or pronuclear transfer, is not yet legal in the United States, but it is under serious discussion...

Sep 29 2016

Aetna to Promote Apple Watches to Employees and Customers

The company is also reportedly developing new health apps of its own for the Apple Watch to boost its health and fitness credentials. A new study funded by the Aetna...

Sep 29 2016

Entire state without electricity as storms hit Australia

It pointed to the fact that while the renewable energy target had encouraged the development of wind and solar generation, it had the potential to undermine supply securi...

Sep 29 2016

Chance The Rapper, Kelly Clarkson to Play White House Xmas Tree Ceremony

Despite never performing for Obama and First Lady Michelle before, Chance has family links to the President, going back to when his father, a community organiser in Chi...

Sep 29 2016

Water plumes on Jupiter's moon Europa hints it may support life

The unnamed spacecraft will be equipped with a thermal instrument to survey Europa's icy surface at altitudes as low as 16 miles above the surface. "If plumes exist th...

Sep 28 2016

Giants WR Beckham fined $36000 for block

Norman covered wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for all but six plays but downplayed the significance of their first rematch since the two infamously butted heads a season...

Sep 28 2016

Blige, Clinton interview clips face ridicule online

Apple Music announced the show on Twitter with a freaky clip that features Blige singing directly at the Democratic presidential candidate. Blige released her most rec...

Sep 28 2016

Watch a livestream of the presidential debate here

NPR will provide live fact-checking during the debate. To watch the Presidential debate live stream on Facebook, visit ABC News' Official Facebook page at the time...

Sep 28 2016

Baby born with DNA from 3 people

A 5-month-old born using a "revolutionary" genetic technique is said to be the world's first baby created using DNA from three parents since the technique was banned abou...

Sep 28 2016

Charlotte residents denounce officials over police shooting

Scott had already been shot". The footage includes body camera video from another officer but not the black officer who fatally wounded Scott. Most said they were frust...

Sep 28 2016

Jeep reveals sleek new Compass

It will be made there this year, however from 2017, the new Compass will be made at FCA's Ranjangaon plant in India. Jeep has finally revealed its much-awaited Compass ...

Sep 28 2016

Boston Red Sox AL East magic number down to one

If the Toronto Blue Jays lose both Monday night and Tuesday, Boston will have an opportunity to celebrate with a win against the Yankees on Tuesday. "I just feel very h...

Sep 27 2016

Roku expands streaming players with Express, Premiere models

Only Roku's streaming video stick (which comes from early 2016 anyhow) hasn't been replaced with a new model. Finally, if you haven't entered the 4K era yet, the Roku...

Sep 26 2016

Gators tumble to No. 23 in AP Top 25

All bark, no bite. I know its not McElwain's fault the defense had multiple busted coverages, but on offense he could've been a lot more aggressive and not so conserv...