Lyft might be eyeing a global market to take on Uber
SpaceX successfully launches Falcon 9 rocket months after explosion
United States to lift some sanctions against Sudan
Flu season hitting Ga. children, seniors extra hard this year
Russia: US military presence in Poland is a threat
Here's the first-ever video of the lovely ruby seadragon
Princess Margaret's former husband Lord Snowdon dies aged 86
NO Jallikattu for Pongal, Supreme Court tells Tamil Nadu
YouTube Creators Can Charge for Chats
And his survival, thanks to inflatable backpack
China's exports fall 2% in 2016, extending decline
Snow, sleet forecast for MLK weekend in Morris
Arizona trooper shot, citizen kills suspect
With one tweet, Trump makes L.L. Bean trendy
Microsoft features some of the Windows Hello companion devices
Senate panel grills Trump's EPA pick over energy ties
Scott Pruitt , the nominee for EPA administrator, told senators at his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he does not deny that climate change is real, breaking with President-elect Donald Trump and his own past statements. The news comes as the EPA has faced criticism from Republicans throughout the eight-year administration of outgoing President Barack Obama for unilaterally issuing regulations on water and air quality with little input from state environmental regulators or people affected.
Samsung S8 Alleged Specs Out: Features a Screen Bigger Than S7
The smartphone is expected to include a dual-edge curved screen with thin bezels and - possibly taking a cue from Apple's iPhone - may also come integrated with 3D Touch (i.e. According to a report in NDTV , two videos were doing rounds on the internet recently, which gave a hint of the new Galaxy S8. Watch this space for more updates on Samsung Galaxy S8 and MWC 2017 .
Powerful earthquakes rock Central Italy
Zinke says he would move land management authority out of Washington
Trump Raises Doubt On CIA Chief Brennan Over Leaked Russia Intelligence Dossier
Spooky game Little Nightmares now available to pre-order
Saudi Arabia leads Opec producers in oil output cut
Both US, Russia should cut nuclear arsenals: American author
The Samsung Galaxy Note7's extreme thinness may be behind battery explosions
The report also said that had Samsung not recalled the Galaxy Note 7 or if they would not have exploded, the batteries definitely have swollen up a lot, making the smartphone separate on its own in time. The new Samsung Galaxy S8 will feature a USB Type-C port instead, this singular port will be used by users of the flagship for charging and listening to music.
Resident Evil 7 shows off ten minutes of actual in-game footage
While there previously was a demo available for consoles, it was limited to Sony's Playstation 4 - leaving users of the Xbox One out in the metaphorical cold. The Midnight update takes the players further than before, allowing them to "explore what lies beyond the mold-covered door, where terrifying growling noises emanate from...." " Resident Evil 7 " is set to launch on January 24, 2017 on all platforms, according to report.
HTC gets into VR content with the launch of Vive Studios
Sony has been a publisher for some time because of its console business, while Oculus has been developing first-party Rift games since 2014. " Vive Studios is actively creating content across key categories for VR including games, education, cinematic, design, social, real-estate and sports, as well as tools and applications that can revolutionize areas such as media, retail, healthcare, and location-based entertainment centers and arcades", the announcement reads.
2016 recut as a horror movie is actually pretty terrifying
From exploding Samsung Galaxy S7 phones, the killing of Harambe the gorilla, Britain voting to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump, the year's notable events seem perfectly terrifying when presented in this format. Like some Jason Voorhees supernatural killer, 2016 from the trailer is not of this world and our heroine tells us that the evil stalking them isn't a what, it is a when.
Carrie Fisher Death: 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Had Already…
She picked up an early stage credit at the age of 15, appearing alongside her mother in the 1973 Broadway revival of Irene , then made her film debut two years later, opposite Warren Beatty in the classic satire Shampoo. She dropped out of Sarah Lawrence College to film A New Hope , George Lucas's 1977 film that skyrocketed Fisher and her co-stars, Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill , to worldwide acclaim.
Tiny Officially Files For Divorce From TI Over Mayweather Fallout
Tameka "Tiny" Cottle Harris filed for divorce from T.I. T.I, whose real name is Clifford Harris Jr . There is also talk of infidelity on both sides, that has made the jealousy in the relationship just to much to deal with anymore. The couple's divorce comes after a video and photo surfaced of Tiny hanging out with Floyd Mayweather at Mariah Carey's Halloween party. On top of that, there are also reports that Tiny is considering annulling her marriage to the rapper, which could be ...
Volkswagen Canada to spend up to 2.1B on emissions scandal compensation
VOLKSWAGEN has agreed to pay disgruntled Canadian owners more than $2 billion in Dieselgate compensation as it attempts to settle a class action before the courts. Regarding the buybacks and fixes, Volkswagen will recall 63,000 of the 83,000 affected US vehicles, and offer to buy back, terminate the lease of, or-if a way to do so is approved-fix the roughly 20,000 older models.
VW settles Canada drivers' class action over emissions
Vehicles affected are from model years 2009 to 2015 under the Volkswagen and Audi banners, and all were equipped with 2-liter diesel engines. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer in San Francisco gave the parties until Monday to report back on whether they had reached a settlement.
NY hedge fund charged with $1 billion fraud
Attorney Robert Capers said in a statement . Founded in 2003, Platinum was at one time considered a darling of the investment world. In 2012, for example, executives misrepresented to auditors the value of Black Elk, an oil and gas company controlled by Platinum, valuing it at $283 million, prosecutors contend.
Stéphane Dion expected to be given diplomatic post following shuffle
Hajdu, now Minister of Status of Women, becomes Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour. Monsef - widely criticized for her handling of Trudeau's promise to reform Canada's voting system - is moving to replace Hajdu at Status of Women.
Dylann Roof Doesn't Testify in Death Penalty Trial
Roof on Tuesday said he was not sure if seeking a life sentence instead of a death sentence would have a "good" effect. Roof then quickly rested his case Monday at the federal courthouse in Charleston. According to assistant United States attorney Jay Richardson, Dylann attacked the 12 churchgoers with a "hateful heart". He was welcomed into the Bible study group and sat with them for more than 30 minutes before opening fire with a Glock.45-caliber pistol, releasing nearly 70 rounds.
Daesh blamed after attacks in and around Baghdad kill at least 23
At least 11 people were killed and 25 were wounded, police said. A vehicle bomb blast at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday killed at least 12 persons and injured 50 others, say reports. The AP says nine shoppers were killed and another 16 wounded in that bombing, adding: "Three additional bombings in and around the capital killed seven people and wounded 24 others".
Watch Donald Trump Likely Get Certified As President
Some Democratic House members attempted to object to some states Electoral College votes to protest the election results. The first circuit-breaker is the Electoral College itself. Once the election results had been announced, Biden pounded the gavel and the joint session of Congress was dissolved. Edward B. Foley of the Moritz College of Law at Ohio State University, an expert in election law and author of Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States .
Man Matching Escaped Inmate's Description Tried to Rob Bank
Massachusetts State Police say is always wanted for an alleged aggravated rape of a child. Jamie Hainsworth, a US marshal for the district of Rhode Island, said earlier this week Morales "has the potential to be risky and could be armed".
'Virtually impossible' for Tom Savage to start against Raiders
Especially after going 3-13 the previous year. "We were (upset) that we let a team in our division beat on us the way Jacksonville did last week, and we weren't going to let that happen again today". The Houston coach plans to name his starter on Tuesday, again making it hard to see Savage back in playing condition to play by then. Henry scored on a 2-yard run with 4:44 left in the third quarter as Tennessee took a 21-7 lead.
Harden, Harrell ignite Rockets in rout of Clippers
Raymond Felton had a season-high 26 points to lead the Clippers. Houston has won eight of their last 10 games, advancing to 25-9 overall and third place in the Western Conference. Both Austin and Doc Rivers were ejected from a game against the Washington Wizards on December 18. He was then ejected by crew chief Jason Phillips.
New Year's Eve 2016 Bowl Schedule
New Year's Eve 2016 is upon us, and while millions of people around the world will be ushering in the New Year with family and friends, many football fans will be glued to their television sets as the New Year's Eve college football playoff games are set to take place.
UFC 207 breakdown, betting odds and picks
Ronda Rousey weighed in for her UFC comeback in Las Vegas on Thursday after being away from the sport for more than a year, and she was strictly about business. Yet Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times tweeted that UFC president Dana White told him his "hunch" is that Rousey will fight again. But she has a lot of support.
Daniel Sturridge: How I've remained positive at Liverpool under Jurgen Klopp
Asked whether it was unusual for Guardiola to attend the game, Klopp said, "Unusual, I don't know". "Liverpool is more and more a big European city, there's a lot of tourists who go to see Liverpool ", Hysen said. "We have a lot of players who can score goals and win the game for us", the Netherlands worldwide told British media. "You need to attack well and also be good at the back".
Oldest Known Orca J2 Granny Considered Dead
Helping to guide her pod for more than 40 years, Granny is one of the only whales in the region to be born before the study began. While her precise age is relatively unknown, many observers believe her to have been over 100 years old. As salmon runs have diminished, thanks largely to dams and other development projects, so have Southern Resident killer whale numbers. As of December 31, the total population is estimated at 78, including 24 orcas in Puget Sound's J pod and a wandering whale ...
SpaceX Falcon 9 cleared for flight after investigation
The company says it has identified all of the "credible causes" that may have been responsible for this combustible interplay of materials, and corrective actions have been taken to make sure the same accident doesn't happen again. "The failure was likely due to the accumulation of oxygen between the COPV [Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessel] liner and overwrap in a void or a buckle in the liner, leading to ignition and the subsequent failure of the COPV", the statement said.
New Year will arrive a second late
The good news is, this keeps Coordinated Universal Time ( UTC ) aligned with the cosmos. And why do we sometimes add that extra second? Adding just one second, the Times reports, has the potential to cause entire computer operations to fail.
National Basketball Association on Christmas Day: Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers
The Cavaliers are an Eastern Conference-leading 22-6 following their ninth win in 10 games. Klay Thompson scored 24 points for the Warriors and Green added 16. Irving found him streaking down the lane and dished it for a thunderous dunk between Durant and Draymond Green with 1:43 left for a 105-103 advantage.
Apple starts selling refurbished Watches online
Both the Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 are discounted to a certain extent. And as some are in the attitude of giving this Christmas, make sure to get a glimpse of the refurbished products offered in the Apple online store. If in case you are planning to buy them, then head over to Apple's website to get yours. The availability of the Apple Watch in the company's refurbished store underlines the company's commitment to reselling mobile products.