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Brazil bolsters Olympic security in wake of Nice attack

We're a few weeks away from the Rio Olympics, and while the city is preparing - and I use that word lightly, given what a mess it's been so far - for the Game...


Off-duty officer who hit pedestrians is charged

Two men and two women were walking along Bedford Avenue near North Eighth Street around 3:10 a.m. Saturday, when off-duty rookie police officer Nicholas Batka, ...


China issues whitepaper on ruling

In a thinly veiled rebuke of the ruling, she said yesterday that it "severely jeopardises" Taiwan's sovereignty over the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea...


Facebook Messenger adds Instant Articles support on Android

Currently, the feature has only been rolled out for Messenger app users on Android. iOS users will get it sometime in the coming weeks. So far more than 1...


Pokemon Go, the next big marketing tool?

That is more users than Twitter Inc, and the game is already helping local restaurants, coffee shops and small retailers to attract new customers. The game,...


Tyus Jones leads Timberwolves into NBA Summer League final

For Booker, during his last game against the Miami Heat, he scored two points, three rebounds, and saw four minutes of action. The Suns will face the Minnes...


Pokémon Go plans 'sponsored locations' as hit game drives traffic to stores

A USA senator has asked the developers of the game to clarify its data privacy protections. The Pokemon GO servers are down again, this time allegedly d...


Microsoft says it will take longer to reach Windows 10 goal

Windows 10 build 14390 is all about fixing bugs and improving performance and just like we've told you so many times before, you won't be seeing any new fea...


'Pokémon Go' Appears in Germany App Store as Rollout Continues

Original Story: There has been a lot of excitement surrounding Pokemon Go since its announcement past year but unfortunately, the app launch has been marred ...


What is the goal of Juno's mission to Jupiter?

Only one other spaceship has ever entered Jupiter's orbit - NASA's 1989 Galileo mission - but NASA experts are hopeful that Juno will provide far more...


Trump introduces running mate pick Pence

Pence's debut on Trump's ticket was originally scheduled for Friday, but following attacks in Nice, France on Thursday, Trump rescheduled the news conference fo...


Local law enforcement react to Baton Rouge ambush

Reports of the shooting and possible suspects at large prompted authorities to ask the public to call 911 or local law enforcement agencies immediately if they...


Amb. Sung Kim vows to support Philippines over South China Sea tensions

China has overlapping claims with other countries to reefs and islands across nearly all of the South China Sea . Reacting guardedly to India's statement ...


Social media star allegedly strangled to death by brother in 'honor killing'

Baloch , whose real name was Fauzia Azeem , rose to fame for her provocative social media posts that saw her praised by some for breaking social taboos but...


What it means to say "Black Lives Matter"

A Black Lives Matter rally was held on Bidwell Parkway in Buffalo's Elmwood Village Wednesday evening. Law Officer Editor In Chief Travis Yates calls the Pr...


Expert says Pokémon Go has revived our 'mundane phones'

Google's maps service is relied upon by Pokémon Go , but is not supported fully in Korea due to some local issues . "I suspect that both general and schola...


Tesla's Musk says software changes could improve Autopilot

All Tesla vehicles with Autopilot hardware transmit data continuously to the manufacturer, whether Autopilot is engaged or not. Tesla has said that ...


Deaths in vehicle bomb attack on market near Baghdad

Gen. Abdul Ghani al-Asadi, the commander of Iraqi counterterrorism forces, who planned and participated in the operation to retake the airfield. "These additi...


Takeover -- The Trump Convention

As the gavel drops to begin the Republican National Convention in Cleveland tomorrow, the party will be focused on two goals: reintroducing Donald Trump as some...


Pokemon Go will reach 200 countries "relatively soon"

In related news, one eagle-eyed Reddit user reports that , should players exploit the app's Global Positioning System settings, Pokemon Go will imp...


Millions of users alarmed as Pokémon Go servers crash

The reasons for the regular server outages are unclear at this time - but chances are it will affect the Pokestop event in Cardiff today (Sunday, July 17). Poke...


First case of female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika reported

She developed signature symptoms of Zika - fever, rash, joint and muscle pain - a day later. The first case of female-to-male sexual transmission of the Z...


A look at the phenomenon called Pokemon GO

If the world's biggest mobile developers were to attempt something similar, you might see players of King's Candy Crush Saga swinging their phones around on...


Ohio delegation gives cold shoulder to Trump

Nix and the other 65 Ohio delegates are bound to vote for Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who won the state's March 15 presidential primary. Republicans say Trump ne...


Duterte threatens to kill suspected drug lord in face-to-face meeting

But Duterte advised him to submit to an investigation by the NBI. Lim was among three individuals preciously named by the president as one alias "Jaguar" who ...


SpaceX launching space station docking port for NASA

When SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket comes down to earth, the company plans to land it on solid ground this time. In addition to the landing on land in December, Spa...


Astonishing Pokemon GO Facts You Need to Know About

Save your battery - Pokemon Go uses a huge amount of phone charge, but this can be reduced by selecting the low power mode on your phone and turning off the set...


Pokemon Go? Yes, it's (virtually) here

In less than a month, the game has taken the world by storm and created legions of players swept up in the virtual hysteria. "I think it's a creative idea but...


French police arrest two more in connection with Nice attack

The Paris prosecutor's office said only 35 bodies have been definitively identified so far, carried out by specialists with a judicial official present. Some ...


Pakistani star's brother 'not embarrassed' by killing her

Multan police chief Akram Azhar said Azeem will be charged with the killing and seek the "maximum punishment". Muhammad Waseem, who was arrested late on Satur...


Nintendo (NTDOY) Stock Jumps on New Pokemon Go Launches

The group also insinuated that another attack on the game was imminent. As it turns out, this is indeed the case, as Pokemon GO's servers seem to have cra...


Erdogan calls on US to extradite preacher Gulen in Istanbul speech

The U.S. government depends heavily on Turkey's support to sustain its battle against the Islamic State and to provide a safe harbor for thousands of migrants f...


No official Saudi link in 9/11 documents

The document, a section of a 2002 congressional inquiry into the September 11 attacks , had been kept secret out of concern that it might fray diplomatic relat...


Trump Responds to Question: Did France Terror Attack Influence VP Pick?

You knew who you were fighting". Conventions are typically both a candidate's introduction to the broader American electorate, and their only real chance to pos...


Donald Trump: Mike Pence Was 'My First Choice' For VP

Pence then took the stage and thanked Trump, saying, "I accept your invitation to run and serve as the Vice President of the United States of America". Surely...


Gordon lined up as Brickyard backup for Dale Jr

Earnhardt experienced concussion-like symptoms following crashes at MI on June 12 and Daytona on July 2. If Earnhardt isn't cleared to race in time for the up...


Juno approach movie of Jupiter and the Galilean Moons

Over the coming year, scientists expect to answer countless questions about the massive world, including questions no one has yet thought to ask. The probe fi...


A fake Pokémon GO app with malware is already doing the rounds

Be knowledgeable about possible additional expenses . Though the app is free to download, there are in-app purchases such as "lures" which attract Pokémon to ...


Vietnam detains activists after South China Sea ruling

The territorial dispute over the East Sea overshadowed the Asia-Europe Summit (ASEM) in Ulan Bator , Mongolia where Chinese Premier Li Keqiang objected to the ...


Forecasters confirm tornado hit New Jersey during storm

Trump's running mate, presenting himself as a law and order executive in an appearance with Mr. Trump in Virginia Beach". Now, Christie, a former USA prosecutor...


Pokémon Go becomes biggest mobile game in United States history

It has since attracted downloads enough to beat the heavily advertised Clash Royale and Slither.io. Pokemon Go averages 33 minutes. On a steady increase i...


Pokemon GO players can now suggest Gym and Pokestop locations

Well, we've just discovered what happens to those people who cheat at Pokemon GO (lowlifes, all of them) - and we're asking for heavier penalties. The app i...


Donald Trump introduces Mike Pence as running mate

Pence, interviewed on Fox News Channel's "Hannity" show, emphasized that the real estate mogul and reality TV star was "the people's choice". Pence called Trump...


The Kim Kardashian of Pakistan has died in 'honour killing'

In Facebook posts , she spoke of trying to change "the typical orthodox mindset" of people in Pakistan . Baloch was allegedly killed by her brother in an ap...


Pokemon Go raises security concerns about military bases in China

The launch of the Pokemon Go app in the United Kingdom has been criticised by the NSPCC. " Nintendo might have been slow to adapt to the smartphone era...


'Pokemon Go': Things you should know about this new mobile game

Reaction to Pokemon GO has been mixed. In addition to Macquarie's estimated 10 percent take, Nintendo also owns a 33% stake in The Pokemon Company. While ...


"Mr. Robot" Streaming: How to Watch "Mr"

Directed and created by Sam Esmail, Mr. Robot stars Golden Globe Award and SAG Award nominee Rami Malek (The Pacific), Golden Globe Award victor Christian S...


Turkey takes to streets in defiance of deadly coup

Forces loyal to Erdogan largely crushed the last remnants of the coup on Saturday as he launched a purge of the armed forces to tighten his grip on power. "And ...


Ten Things to Know About Pokemon Go in Central Texas

The Pokemon series, which made its debut on the Game Boy in the 90's, is back in the spotlight thanks to the success of the new "Pokemon GO" game. Pokemon G...


Athletics-Former NFL running back Best makes St. Lucia's Olympic team

According to Nick Zaccardi and Seth Rubinroit of NBC Olympic Talk, Best will become the first athlete with previous National Football League experience to comp...