Cyclone wreaks havoc in Bangladesh refugee camps for Myanmar's Rohingyas

Cyclone Mora has battered Bangladesh , killing at least three people and wreaking havoc in camps housing Rohingya refugees. "More people were still waiting for evacuation", CNN quoted Abu Syed Mohammad Hashim, acting director general of the coun... More..

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Dortmund chief executive reaches out to fans over Tuchel departure
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Dortmund chief executive reaches out to fans over Tuchel departure

Although Tuchel contract with Borussia until the end of next season, party because of disagreements in the club have chose to terminate the cooperation. Tuchel said the squad break-up was "risky". Three explo...More..

What if US quits climate deal? Doesn't look good for Earth
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

What if US quits climate deal? Doesn't look good for Earth

U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to decide whether to honour a U.S. commitment to greenhouse gas emissions and has pushed back against a lattice of global trade accords that he says have hurt American ec...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

UN chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

So instead of the American Sherpa sitting behind the president in the private meetings of the leaders, two senior Trump aides rotated in and out as the discussion and the topics changed. He is due to decide t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump Assails News Media Accounts of White House Turmoil

In a statement to the New York Times Sunday, President Trump expressed his support for Kushner , though did not directly mention the allegations regarding him seeking secret communications. Kelly did no...More..

New Nokia Smartphones Will Be Globally Released Next Month
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

New Nokia Smartphones Will Be Globally Released Next Month

A recent report tips at a release date around June 15 for the Nokia Android smartphones. The company is looking forward to make its presence felt in the Android universe with Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. It ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Vladimir Putin calls allegations of Russian interference in U.S. election "fiction"

It is a tactic that others have also employed when meeting the USA leader. As Putin stood right next to him, Macron called out Russian propaganda, election meddling, LGBTQ repression and the use...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wagner plans chat with Klopp after steering Huddersfield into Premier League

But the huge boost to their bank balance pales in comparison to the lifetime of memories Huddersfield's players and supporters will take from their promotion triumph and next season's unexpected place among t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The Climate Change Fight Will Continue Even Without Trump

Although Trump made it clear during the campaign and in multiple conversations before his overseas trip that he favored withdrawal, he has been known to abruptly change his mind - and often floats notions to ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Liverpool's Clyne out of England squad

Southgate has urged Kane, Dier and the rest to step up into that gap between now and the World Cup in Russian Federation one year from now. Rooney, 31, has indicated he could leave United during the close sea...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

G7 deadlocks on climate after United States declines to confirm Paris deal

The senator said during an interview with CNN's State of the Union on Sunday that it would be an issue for the US if Trump did not reaffirm the country's previous commitment to the accord, made under form...More..

(Neb)-NU, State College Tuition Hikes Expected
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

(Neb)-NU, State College Tuition Hikes Expected

The biennial budget passed by the legislature last month cuts funding for the university in both years below what it received this year, a total of about $16-million dollars for the 2 years. "How we meet the ne...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump defends son-in-law amid Russian Federation reports

In a statement to the New York Times Sunday, President Trump expressed his support for Kushner, though did not directly mention the allegations regarding him seeking secret communications. Spicer also conf...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

British Airways flights restored but questions remain after weekend IT meltdown

In a statement, the airline said: "We are continuing to make good progress in reuniting bags with customers around the world who were affected by the major IT systems failure on Saturday". Cruz and the airlin...More..

G7 Debate On Climate Was Very Unsatisfying - Merkel
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

G7 Debate On Climate Was Very Unsatisfying - Merkel

The Paris climate agreement within the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change , championed by former US President Barack Obama , was ratified by 143 countries. Abandoning the Paris agreement would carry a ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Theresa May To Confront Donald Trump Over Manchester Bombing Evidence Leaks

Police and security services are also upset that the name of bomber Salman Abedi was apparently leaked by US officials and published while police in Britain were withholding the name for what they said were r...More..

PlayStation Plus Games For June Potentially Revealed
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

PlayStation Plus Games For June Potentially Revealed

Killing Floor 2 is a decent enough game, with many people enjoying the first game in the series. What are your thoughts on next month's free games for PlayStation Plus? Meanwhile, the games on Sony's Pla...More..

Amnesty says Egypt law threatens to annihilate rights groups
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Amnesty says Egypt law threatens to annihilate rights groups

In a statement , it called the law, signed by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi a day earlier, "a catastrophic blow for human rights groups working in Egypt". Non-compliance with the law will lead to one to fi...More..

Hamilton: Ferrari has chosen its number one
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Hamilton: Ferrari has chosen its number one

In what turned out to be a hard weekend for Mercedes , Valtteri Bottas' fourth place finish was the best the reigning world champions could manage, as Hamilton recovered from 13th on the grid to cross the li...More..

Uber fires executive accused of stealing Google's self-driving vehicle secrets
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Uber fires executive accused of stealing Google's self-driving vehicle secrets

So reports The New York Times , which notes that the news of Anthony Levandowski's ousting was delivered to Uber employees Tuesday in a companywide email written by Uber Associate General Counsel Angela ...More..

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

PARIS (AP ) - On a day of upsets on Court Philippe Chatrier, up-and-coming youngster Alexander Zverev lost to Fernando Verdasco when their first-round match resumed at the French Open on Tuesday. The fiery Au...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Conte Says Moses Was Tired And Did Not Intend To Dive

The report also says Stan has already made it clear that his support lies with the Frenchman and he has pledged to back him in the transfer window to get the stars we need to win the Premier League title next ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

McMaster 'Not Concerned' About Kushner Reports

He added that it is "very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up by fake news writers". "The FBI's Russian Federation investigation reached Trump's backyard, and now it's in his house", the...More..

Illinois Passes Automatic Voter Registration
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Illinois Passes Automatic Voter Registration

To make a long story short, AVR takes the 1993 "Motor Voter" concept - giving people an opportunity to register to vote when they engage in common interactions with state agencies like obtaining a driver's li...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

Noriega was the country's de facto ruler from 1983 to 1989 and he died Monday at age 83. To oust him, the USA mounted an invasion of Panama in 1989. Two years later, Noriega was convicted in Miami on eight co...More..

Authorities say coral bleaching is worsening
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Authorities say coral bleaching is worsening

This up from the original estimated 22% in mid-2016, with most mortality occurring in the north of the Reef . In 2014 and 2015, some 90 percent of coral reefs in Hawaii alone were suffering from bleaching....More..

Super Nintendo World trademark registered by Nintendo
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Super Nintendo World trademark registered by Nintendo

Nintendo just released a deluxe version of Mario Kart 8 on the Nintendo Switch , and the Mario Kart franchise traces its origins back to the Super NES. We're about to get a chance to do some Mario-style kar...More..

Get a Ticket for Sony's E3 Movie Theater Broadcast Now
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Get a Ticket for Sony's E3 Movie Theater Broadcast Now

Roughly 100 theaters (and more to be announced) will be holding the press conference live, and the event is free to attend. With a few exceptions across the USA, these showings have usually been packed with...More..

South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win

But South Africa - often accused of "choking" in pressure situations - saw Miller and Chris Morris (36 not out) fail to score the runs they required as Ball and fast bowler Wood held their nerve. Amla became ...More..

Ontario to increase minimum wage to $15/hour
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Ontario to increase minimum wage to $15/hour

But Wynne says the Liberals plan to work with the business communities on measuring the impact of the changes. Working people from across Ontario have shared their lived experiences of insecurity, intimidatio...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

NVIDIA introduces GeForce GTX with Max-Q Design at Computex

Nvidia also adds that thickness reduction won't mean the new machines will be slouches, and will be able to offer up to 70 percent better gaming performance than what's already available. "With the advances i...More..

'Overwatch' Teases Something New Coming Involving The Horizon Lunar Colony
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

'Overwatch' Teases Something New Coming Involving The Horizon Lunar Colony

Although nothing in the report hints to Doomfist, we do get some information about a character named Hammond, and it's likely that he will be Overwatch's next hero. Two specimens are missing, namely Winston ...More..

Here are all the laptops Asus just announced at Computex
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Here are all the laptops Asus just announced at Computex

The body Asus ZenBook Flip S is made of premium aerospace-grade aluminum with steel alloy hinges. There is a 4K option that can be used for touch screen but the Flip S also supports a stylus. The battery supp...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

G7 leaders fail to reach climate change accord

Trump has repeatedly called global warming a hoax, while he pledged on the campaign trail to cancel the Paris "bad deal". Trump returned to Washington late Saturday after a nine-day trip to the Middle East ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Late goal gives Penguins Game 1

Then came the stinky aspect of the Pittsburgh Penguins' performance in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final , a stretch of 37 minutes in which they didn't muster a shot on goal and gave up a three-goal lead. Subb...More..