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Massive CA Wildfire Threatens Power to Yosemite

He said the flames appeared to have been stopped about a mile from his residence, and he praised firefighters' work. "There's ample fuel and steep terrain", ...


Destiny 2 Beta Launches 1PM EST Today For PS4 Pre-Order Members

Over the last few weeks, Bungie has been revealing more and more about the beta . These are for the beta only; the full game will likely have higher storag...


Dragon Ball FighterZ Teases Closed Beta

Capcom franchise. Once in, you'll get to use nine playable characters. Among them includes the fan-favorite Future Trunks . The 2D fighting game's producer al...


IndyCar Racing Odds: Honda Indy Toronto 7/14/17

With the pit lane being moved, and a tightening to Turns 9, 10 and 11 to accomodate Hotel X Toronto , drivers a year ago were anxious about running out of room...


Samsung Pay adds PayPal as a valid means of payment

Samsung Pay wants to be a one-stop shop for all payment options, and for those who use PayPal on a regular basis, that base is now covered. " "To some, the co...


An Australian woman was shot dead by police in Minneapolis

The tragedy unraveled shortly after 11:30 p.m. Saturday local time (12:30 a.m. Sunday ET), when two police officers responded to call about a disturbance in s...


Shahid, Alia win best actors at IIFA 2017

In a special category, Taapsee Pannu won the Woman of the Year award for Pink . "Thank you @IIFA, @wizsabbas, @virafsarkari, @WizAndreTimmins for making ...


IBM Revamps Mainframes With Eye On Data Protection

Big Blue is saying that this mainframe is "ushering in a new era of data protection" due to its ability to encrypt data, all the time, and at any scale. "The va...


Abigail is confirmed as Street Fighter V's next character

Akuma came back with a lion's mane, the ice cold queen Kolin finally got to enter the heat of battle and Ed went from wimpy kid to bonafide boxer. The characte...


Police ID some victims of Kentucky crash

Police said, before the collision, the passenger vehicles and additional semi-truck were all stationary in traffic in the right lane of travel. They are working...


Winfrey, DuVernay tease 'A Wrinkle in Time'

If you've been wishing you could use a tesseract to travel through time just to enjoy the first teaser trailer for A Wrinkle In Time , then it's your lucky day...


JK's Tral Encounter: Three terrorists killed in encounter, operation underway

According to PTI, the bodies of the two terrorists have not been recovered yet. At least 3-4 terrorists were believed to be trapped in the region. Tral is t...


Andromeda 10 hour trial available on all platforms

The launch of BioWare's Mass Effect Andromeda earlier this year certainly had its issues, from bugs to weird facial and character animation that led to ma...


Iran urges United States to abide by nuclear deal

The administration is reportedly likely to once again grudgingly recertify Iran's compliance, meaning the nuclear-related sanctions relief will continue. Ho...


White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees

Corker said he's spoken with Speaker Ryan several times on the subject and believes Ryan wants to pass the bill - but the timeline is up in the air. Senate ...


PUBG to get FOV slider, dedicated first-person servers in July update

There's a good reason for dubbing this "hardcore mode". They'll be added to solo and duo games in the European Union and NA regions in the next monthly update ...


Duchess Kate wears Princess Diana's tiara at state banquet with Spanish royals

Created by Garrard, a trusted jeweller to the royal family, the tiara features pearls dangling from diamond encrusted arches. Kate has worn the Cambridge L...


USA firm plans return to the moon, this time with robots

Richards presented the spacecraft design in Washington on Wednesday. They also have to complete the MX-1E lander, according to The Verge. All three missions ...


The Las Vegas NBA Summer League Is Set To Start July 7th,2017

Of course, reporters had to ask him why he wasn't wearing the $495 ZO2 Prime. While many have had strong reactions to the choice, Ball's decision to wear Nike...


SC Constitution bench to hear Aadhaar challenge on privacy issue

Mr. Divan, along with advocates Vipin Nair and P.B. Suresh, submitted that the case came up for hearing on July 7 before a three-judge Bench led by Justice J. I...


Facebook Messenger expanding ads effort to users worldwide

Facebook's dedicated messaging app will be extending its beta test of ad placement on users' home screens globally, building on successful tests in Australia an...


Don't turn complex Indo-China ties into disputes: Jaishankar

Jaishankar's comments on the warm ties between New Delhi and Tokyo came five days after the Prime Ministers of the two countries - Narendra Modi and Shinzo ...


Steam mass bans over 40000 accounts

This year, though, Valve have caught up on people doing this way ahead of time. Valve issued 127,661 VAC bans and 96,023 in-game bans during the month of June...


WWE 2K18 Is Officially Coming To Nintendo Switch

Wrestling fans who picked up Nintendo's new gaming console will be happy to find out that the next title in the long-running WWE franchise will be released ...


Jayden K. Smith: Don't fall for this hoax circulating on Facebook

Smith because he's a hacker. The message then asks for the reader to forward the warning to others. This, like all the warning messages that came before it...


Mexico coach handed six-game ban for Confederations Cup outburst

Mexico's coaching staff and substitutes protested at the decision and their manager Osario launched a verbal attack on the linesman for which result Osorio was ...


Boston Celtics trading starter Avery Bradley to Pistons for Marcus Morris

A person with firsthand knowledge told the Free Press: "We made this deal instead of (re-signing) Caldwell-Pope". The agreement came shortly after the Washingt...


Georgia officer's body cam shows dogs rescued from 170 degree vehicle

When officers removed the first dog it had a heat stroke seizure, police said. Officers found the car's owner and her family were inside a movie theater and l...


Samsung's Galaxy On Max is basically a rebranded Samsung Galaxy J7 Max

The device has internal storage of 32GB which is expandable up to 256GB through a MicroSD card. Samsung Galaxy On Max features a 5.7 inch Full HD (1920 x 10...


Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Gains Key Supporter In The House

The Congressional Budget Score is expected to score an amendment by Mr. Cruz that would let insurers offer plans that do not comply with Obamacare's coverage ...


LaVar Ball comes clean to Magic Johnson about his master plan

The Lakers had Ball defending point guards in this game. "We're playing against guys who just got out of college, so it's nothing compared to the league",...


Novak Djokovic: McEnroe 'has a right to say' what he wants

No sir; not that one, either. The Serbian took a little over an hour-and-a-half to dump the Czech out of the All-England Club, and he will hope to avoid a repea...


Hamilton fastest in first free practice of Austrian GP

The Mercedes driver will head into tomorrow's qualifying session knowing fifth is the best he will get on the grid. Red Bull was in the mix at the front o...


Warren Buffett unveils deal to buy Oncor Electric Delivery

Elliott, the hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, is the largest creditor of Energy Future Holdings, the bankrupt parent of Oncor. Last year, Berkshire ...


Middle-earth: Shadow of War Lets Players Import Nemesis from Previous Game

The open-world action-adventure game is brought to life through the expansion of the award-winning Nemesis System. You'll find the Nemesis Forge in the main...


Instagram update will let you reply to Stories with photos and videos

Tap it to send a photo, video, or Boomerang reply to their Direct inbox. Instagram has rolled out a new exciting feature for its users, enabling one t...


June Jobs Numbers Beat Predictions

The government also revised up its estimate of job growth for April and May by a combined 47,000. As more workers begin looking for jobs, that can push the unem...


Nintendo Switch Online app finally launches with Splatoon 2 in July

SplatNet 2 is a mobile service designed for Splatoon 2, and it's coming to Nintendo Switch Online. Switch fans will probably quickly realize that it's the ...


Remaining Xbox 360 Halo games are coming to backward compatibility this year

Halo 3 , Halo 3: ODST , Halo 4 , and Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary are coming to the program later this year and will support LAN play between Xbox One ...


Microsoft confirms layoff reports, reorganization expected to impact thousands

Microsoft has increased attention on the Azure cloud platform, which achieved a 93% sales growth last quarter but still stands behind market leader Amazon ...


Blizzard Teases Doomfist in New Overwatch Blog Post

In a blog post Tuesday , Blizzard revealed more details about the ever elusive Doomfist in the form of a news report from the game's universe. It detailed ...


Surprise, Surprise: The White House Gender Pay Gap Has Tripled Under Trump

Female White House staffers are paid 20 per cent less than their male colleagues, CNN has revealed. This gap is wider than the national average of 82 cents ...


Don't expect that Samsung Bixby smart speaker anytime soon

It's nice to see that they're catching on. The project, internally known as " Vega ", has been in development for at least a year, the paper said, citing peop...


Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Update With Host Of New Security Features

One has to ask whether this can be attributed to the rapid release cycle of Windows 10. It seems that some people aren't installing these updates, so Microsoft ...


Connecticut's gas prices lower for the holiday

The average IL price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $2.33. During the 2017 Independence Day holiday period (June 30 to July 4) a record 44.2 mil...


Pakistan plays significant role in peace, stability in Afghanistan: McCain

Pakistan firmly believes in the legitimacy of the Kashmir cause and supports the peaceful struggle of the Kashmiri people for their right to self-determination,...


JJ Redick agrees to 1-year, $23M contract with Sixers

Redick has agreed to terms on a one-year, $23 million contract with the 76ers, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.com reports. Redick actually broke the news himsel...


French Holocaust survivor and pro-abortion campaigner Simone Veil dies at 89

The iconic French politician was born Simone Jacob to a Jewish architect in Nice. After the war she studied law and married Antoine Veil, who died in April 20...


Alvaro Morata 'quits honeymoon to complete Manchester United move'

The 24-year-old striker is looking forward to signing a deal with United . Will Morata move to United? I'm not going to deny any of that. "There is no en...


Sony to start spinning vinyl after 30-year hiatus

Sony Music Entertainment stopped making vinyl records in 1989 as consumers flocked newer formats like compact discs, but its resurgence in the age of streaming ...