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Israel find may help solve mystery of biblical Philistines

This Tuesday, June 28, 2016 photo shows an archeologist taking notes at an ancient Phillstine cemetery near Ashkelon , Israel. ASHKELON , Israel (AP) — An a...


Australian government returned, but recriminations just beginning

His comments came as independents Andrew Wilkie and Cathy McGowan also promised to back the Coalition with Supply and confidence on the floor, joining Bob Ka...


System Shock Remastered Edition Reaches Kickstarter Goal

System Shock has only 19 days left in its Kickstarter campaign , so if System Shock managed to raise another $200,000 in its campaign, then versions for Mac...


Qualcomm powers new quad-core Snapdragon for VR

Last year's Snapdragon 810 might have struggled a smidge, but the company is back in form in 2016 with the Snapdragon 820 and, now, the Snapdragon 821 . Howeve...


No Man's Sky File Size Revealed, First Update Already Being Worked On

Given the anticipation for this massive open-world game, it is expected that " No Man's Sky " may experience some issues once it is available in the market, jus...


Life on Saturn's Moon Titan Could Be A Possibility

According to Martin Rahm , the study lead author and a postdoctoral researcher in chemistry at Cornell, dealing with Titan is like being at the dead end si...


United Nations seeks end to South Sudan violence

A Chinese UN peacekeeper was killed and several Chinese and Rwandan peacekeepers injured, Japan's UN ambassador, Koro Bessho, said on Sunday after the UN Securi...


'Chewbacca Mom' goes viral again with Michael Jackson cover

Mariners baseball game last week in Houston's Minute Maid Park. Payne said in wake of the deadly ambush on Dallas police, she found herself staying silent bec...


Chewbacca Mom responds to violence with Michael Jackson song

She took to Facebook to share some words from the heart. Payne also posted video of herself singing a cover of Michael Jackson's " Heal the World " in tribu...


Snapchat's new feature will change the way you Snap FOREVER

Older snaps (those taken more than a day previously) are explicitly marked out as being from the past, with a special frame, but more recent ones can be repo...


Shorten concedes defeat in Australian election

The Coalition needs 76 to form government, which the support of the three independents gives them, but as counting continues in the seats still in doubt, the ou...


Theresa May v Andrea Leadsom to be next prime minister

Justice Minister Michael Gove has been eliminated after gaining just 46 votes from Tory Party MPs. But her victory is not guaranteed - tactical voting among C...


America not divided after killings: Obama

The force will also include one company from Britain and one from Romania. Afghan security forces will carry on fighting against the Taliban, Islamic State and ...


SRK wants Aryan to see old classics before entering B-town

Now our photographer spotted him in a grey hoodie at a restaurant near Mumbai . Like a responsible father, the Badshah of Bollywood is prepping his son for f...


Prisma App Review: Convert Your Photos Into Art Ad

There are a total of thirty four different effects and filters to choose from right now, and these are based on the works of the likes of Van Gogh, Munch and Pi...


Skype Bots Get Life with Group Support and Other Features

In addition, developers building Skype bots can also now allow users to log into a service - such as a hotel loyalty program - so that they can keep interacting...


Evolve's Player Count Up from 157 to 35000 in Two Days

Originally launched back in February 2015, EVOLVE received mixed reviews and its player base continued to die down. Developer Turtle Rock Studios is aiming ...


Demolition drive in UP without prior notice, 4 dead

The collapsed building in Meerut Cantonment area, on Saturday. The four deceased are Deepak Sharma, Aakash, Lavkush and Bittu. Jagmohan Shakal, a former m...


Nintendo shares extend surge on Pokemon mobile game hopes

We view Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem, slated for fall 2016, and Zelda for mobile possibly coming in spring 2017, as the real big hitters to drive Nintendo to...


Tesla investors show concerns over the company's missed Q2 targets

The California company explained how a "high mix of customer-ordered vehicles still on trucks and ships at the end of the quarter" was also to blame. CEO Musk...


Brooke Henderson holds on at Portland Classic

The Smiths Falls teen, who won the event a year ago by a whopping eight strokes as a Monday qualifier for her first LPGA Tour victory, shot a seven-under 65...


Samsung Galaxy S7 sales estimated to top 25 million units

The company earned 8.1 trillion Korean won ($7 billion) in operating profit in April-June period. Sales gained 3% to 50 trillion won, while the operating profit...


Black activists hope killings prompt more action from whites

Sterling died after being tackled and shot by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Tuesday. The mood at the candlelight police vigil was somber - a striking ...


Murray is Wimbledon champ a second time, defeats Raonic in straight sets

He didn't need to face either of those rivals this fortnight: The sixth-seeded Raonic eliminated Federer in five sets in the semifinals Friday, and also defeate...


Black Lives Matter activist McKesson arrested

On Saturday, protesters descended on the city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana , to demonstrate against the fatal shootings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling b...


Noren leads by 2 shots after 3 rounds of Scottish Open

He then caught fire on the front nine, to get home in 31 shots, including a hat-trick of birdies on his 15th, 16th and 17th holes. It was a completely different...


After days of limbo, Australian premier claims election win

Three independent lawmakers have already pledged their support to the coalition if such a situation arises. Labour has gained ground with 66 seats, and there ar...


NATO makes fresh funding, troop pledge for Afghanistan

Some time later, he said the United States would have no more than a normal embassy presence in Afghanistan by the end of 2016. He said his decision should ...


Australian PM claims election victory

The prime minister said he took Mr Shorten's phone call with his one-year-old granddaughter Isla on his lap, and was "deeply touched" by the moment. Mr Turnbu...


Amanda Nunes reacts to becoming the first openly gay UFC champion

UFC 200 capped three fight cards over three days for the world's dominant MMA promotion, which used a golden canvas for its first event in T-Mobile Arena, the ...


Kashmir death toll rises as protesters defy curfew

Confrontations continued on Sunday despite the authorities imposing round-the-clock curfew conditions on most of the Kashmir valley, the officer said. "Attackin...


Minnesota officer reacted to 'display of' gun, not race, lawyer says

At a vigil Thursday evening outside a Montessori school where Castile worked, his mother, Valerie Castile called her son "an angel". Black Lives Matter prot...


Watch the moment Amanda Nunes became the new women's bantamweight champion

Nunes was the fourth-ranked bantamweight before Saturday. Holm lost the belt to Tate in March, but Nunes dominated Tate (18-6) from the start, stunning her with...


Clinton blames State colleagues for classified secrets in emails

But those markings were incomplete, and Clinton may not have been technically "sophisticated" enough to properly interpret them , Comey said Thursday. "I can s...


Donald Trump symbolism seeps into Jason Kenney leadership launch

As for the new name for the party, Kenney offered his favourite, the Conservative Party of Alberta. Kenney said he will resign his federal seat for Calgary Mi...


Lawyer says gun not race sparked shooting

Mr Castile's girlfriend claims he was reaching for his licence and registration when he was shot. Police also have refused to say what led up to the traffic s...


Jupiter's striking aurora captured by Hubble

The blue and green shapes you can see in these photos are created when charged particles enter the gas giant's atmosphere near its magnetic poles. The Hubble...


Wales shock Belgium as they beat the Red Devils 3-1

With Sam Vokes' courageous header across goal, it signified Wales' first semi-final in their debut at a European Championship tournament. "In terms of my ...


'New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins

Wilmer Flores homered twice , Jacob deGrom pitched seven strong innings and the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Wednesday. He batted cleanup and...


Jason Kenney should take unpaid leave, taxpayers group says

News Talk 770 radio host Danielle Smith, who led a mass floor-crossing of Wildrose MLAs to the Tories in December 2014, said she wishes Kenney well but isn't ...


Diamondbacks lose to Giants, trade closer Ziegler to Boston

Boston traded minor leaguers Jose Almonte and Lyis Alejandro Basabe to Arizona in exchange for Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler . In five games with the Red ...


MOAS to host planetarium show about Juno mission to Jupiter

That is to ensure that there would be no possibility of Juno's crashing into Europa , regarded as one of the likelier places for life elsewhere in the solar ...


Streets to protest police violence

Rob Parsons, FRANCE 24's global affairs editor, said the suspect had said: "He was upset about the recent police shootings, upset at white people, that he wa...


Winning $540 Million Lottery Ticket Sold In Indiana

This is the third top-10 jackpot so far in 2016. Sales of the $1 tickets fund the hefty prize, which was worth $380 million on Friday evening if a victor choo...


UFC 200: Jon Jones 'B' sample returns same positive result from USADA

UFC president Dana White ripped Jones' decision making on Friday . "Is there anything I can do?" During an impromptu press conference after UFC Fight ...


Arab celebrities condemn ISIS attacks on Iraq and Saudi Arabia

It is the second holiest sites of Islam and Muslims, within and outside Pakistan, are grieved, shocked and enraged. Eid in particular is supposed to be a time o...


China holds combat drill in the South China Sea

United States destroyers have sailed close to Chinese-held reefs and islands in the disputed South China Sea in recent weeks, USA naval officials said today, pa...


PM Modi departs for Tanzania after concluding 'fruitful' visit to SA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday arrived in Tanzania as part of his four-nation Africa tour aimed at enhancing ties with the continent, particularly in th...


In nod to Sanders, Clintons offers new health care proposals

At a meeting of the Democratic Party draft platform committee in Orlando, Florida, on Saturday, supporters of Sanders were unable to influence the committee t...


Britain set for second female prime minister

I believe I - like everyone else - have a very real stake in our country, " offered one poster. They both happened to go to state schools. She continued, "I h...