McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea

Three other United States citizens, who are ethnic Koreans, and six South Koreans remain in custody in North Korea. He had originally traveled to North Korea as part of a tour group when he was detained at Pyongyang's airport in January 2016. More..

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by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy Brings Heavy Rainfall

The system is moving north at 12 miles per hour, with winds at 40 miles per hour, according to a National Hurricane Center advisory. The storm brings strong winds over the eastern part of the warning area...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph

The National Hurricane Center said the storm's center came ashore between Cameron, La., and Port Arthur, Texas, early Thursday morning. Authorities say a 10-year-old Missouri boy has died on the Alabama c...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

OH city makes plans for North Korea-held student's funeral

Otto Warmbier , a 22-year-old University of Virginia student, died on Monday after returning from North Korea, where he was being held for allegedly trying to steal a political poster. Justin Weber told The Ass...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Apple Wants To Generate Bigger Profits From Music

However, now that Apple Music has been live for two years, and hasn't been as harmful to iTunes as expected, record labels are now warming up to the idea, albeit with reservations, the report adds. Sources ...More..

What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump

The government has said this session of parliament will last two years - meaning there would be no Queen's Speech next year - in order to be able to pass the vast amount of Brexit-related legislation. Law...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

After Trump tweet, China says it works nonstop on North Korea

President Donald Trump has been counting on China to use its economic leverage with the government of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as American concern grows over the North's acceleration towards ha...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Otto Warmbier's death puts Trump back to square one on North Korea

On North Korea , the U.S.is looking for China to "change the calculus" of the isolated regime and exert its leverage as North Korea's largest trading partner. "All parties should freeze any construction or mil...More..

Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS

Busby moved to third on a double by Jackson Lucek and scored on a sacrifice fly to the leftfielder by Quincy Nieporte . He struck out Kramer Robertson , then Freeman doubled, followed by Antoine Duplantis ' ...More..

Ford's 1.0-litre EcoBoost motor wins Engine of the Year award
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ford's 1.0-litre EcoBoost motor wins Engine of the Year award

As well as dominating the Award's Above 4-litre and Performance Engine categories in the past six years, Ferrari has now taken a record number of wins for any high-performance sports vehicle manufacture...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

South Korea's Moon hopes to meet North's Kim until end of 2017

Trump has hardened his rhetoric against North Korea following the death of Otto Warmbier , a University of Virginia student who died on Monday . Tillerson said he was unable to provide an update on th...More..

Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018

Metroid 4 , meanwhile, is a continuation of the 3D Metroid Prime series, though done under a new studio. According to the game's fact sheet, the team is working hard to bring "the action, isolation, and exp...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Celtics trade No. 1, expect to get man

This falls under the context of both how they'd fit into a championship team on the Celtics and how they'd appeal as an asset to another franchise. If the Los Angeles Lakers hold a pick between No. If Jack...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber to allow tips for drivers in reversal of longstanding policy

The changes are created to appease drivers as the San Francisco-based company is under pressure from a steady stream of scandals and slipping market share at home. Drivers will also be paid a per-minute rate if...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Moon Hopes to Induce N. Korea Back to Dialogue This Year

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korea should swiftly return South Koreans and Americans detained in the reclusive nation and that Pyongyang has "a heavy responsibility" in the death of a U.S. Trum...More..

Clashes between police and protesters as 'Day of Rage' turns ugly
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Clashes between police and protesters as 'Day of Rage' turns ugly

Road closures and armed police patrols were in place this morning. Previous marches in London (like one in 2010, pictured above) have seen crowds of at least 30,000 people take to the streets, but subsequent ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

Three US citizens are now being held by North Korea , including two men who taught at a Pyongyang university funded by overseas Christian groups, and a Korean-American pastor who was accused of espionage for...More..

Galaxy Note 8 Launch Date Creates Confusion For Fans
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Galaxy Note 8 Launch Date Creates Confusion For Fans

Only the most die-hard mobile shooters will probably see enough benefit from spending another £200+ on the Galaxy S8 just for the camera , but we do say that Samsung has a slight, slight edge here all th...More..

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick forced to step down
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick forced to step down

In what seems to be an attempt at shifting the blame, the finely-crafted statement said that his stepping down as the CEO of Uber would give the company "room to fully embrace this new chapter in Uber's histo...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Travis Kalanick Has Resigned His Role As Uber CEO

With controversies such as Kalanick's actions towards an Uber driver, which was caught on camera , in addition to former engineer Susan Fowler's revelations surrounding sexism within the company's operat...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Former Milwaukee Officer Acquitted In Homicide Trial

A police expert in the use of deadly force says on Monday that Heaggan-Brown, on trial for fatally shooting a black man after a foot chase "acted in accordance with his training". The sexual assault case wasn...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber boss Kalanick steps down for a while

Uber "should reformulate its written cultural values because it is vital that they reflect more inclusive and positive behaviours", his report said. The report takes aim at the company's oft-criticized cult...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Keeping CEO job was 1 fight too many for Uber's Kalanick

Uber insiders may also be considered, including board member Arianna Huffington . Kalanick's departure widens an already gaping hole at the top of Uber which has no chief operating officer, chief fina...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Kepler finds 219 new exoplanet candidates

Researchers announced at a news conference that NASA's Kepler Space Telescope has discovered new exoplanets . This information - gathered by researchers at the California Institute of Technology - comes fr...More..

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens ahead of US Gulf Coast landfall
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens ahead of US Gulf Coast landfall

Fans arrive at SunTrust Park for the Atlanta Braves' baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Atlanta. He said any changes in the track of Tropical Storm Cindy could be imp...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Boeing Adds To 737 MAX 10 Order Haul

Aviation Week adds Boeing's "additional stretch (for the Max 10) takes overall length to 143 feet and increasing two-class capacity to 189 passengers, compared to 193 for its arch-rival, the Airbus A321ne...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Oil firms could waste trillions if climate targets reached

The " conservative climate solution ", unveiled by the Republican-led Climate Leadership Council in February, aims to fight global warming by taxing greenhouse gas emissions and returning the money to taxpaye...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Organizations to celebrate aboriginal culture this week

Saganash serves as his party's indigenous affairs critic while Jolibois is leading the push to for National Aboriginal Day to become a federal stat holiday. "Keeping that name on the prime minister's office is ...More..

Report released into first self-driving vehicle death
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Report released into first self-driving vehicle death

Brown family lawyer Jack Landskroner told Reuters the NTSB's findings prove previous reports that Brown was watching a movie at the time of the crash were false. A review of his mobile phone and other el...More..

The OnePlus 5 Uses The Exact Same Display As The OnePlus 3T
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The OnePlus 5 Uses The Exact Same Display As The OnePlus 3T

The OnePlus 5 goes on sale June 27 in the United Kingdom, with the Slate Grey option costing £449 and the Midnight Black costing £499. O2 also has various Pay as You Go plans on offer for the OnePlus 5 , b...More..