Northwestern University crew member dies during practice

Lincolnwood Fire Chief Mike Hansen said the crew member fell into the water near the 6600 block of McCormick Boulevard in suburban Lincolnwood around 7:35 a.m. "It is with great sadness that we report the loss of one of our teammates, Mohammed Ramz... More..

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Man helping at crash scene hit, killed by highway patrol auto
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Man helping at crash scene hit, killed by highway patrol auto

The reasons for the incident "have yet to be determined", CHP said. During the pursuit, Garcia reportedly hit a 2004 Lincoln driven by Matthew Penner, 44, of Fresno. The driver was identified as 63-year-old F...More..

Twitter users mock United over overbooked flight incident
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Twitter users mock United over overbooked flight incident

United's CEO called it, "an upsetting event", and " apologizes for having to re-accommodate these customers". This is not the first time that the airlines is in social media soup. "Our team is moving with ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 phone series

In other words you will get the same camera as Galaxy S7 , which is great, but Samsung could at least considered the dual lens option. Neither of the two has been made available on the market, so the Galaxy...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Beijing drops cordiality to denounce President after Xi flies home

North Korea says a USA missile strike on Syria "proves a million times over" that it was right to strengthen its nuclear programme, state media report . The Chinese argument has been that the relationship ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Microsoft will be selling its own 'edition' of the Samsung Galaxy S8

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ have microSD card slots, so you can always pop in a card up to 256GB in size if you want to add more storage. The iDrop report also suggests that the Apple iPhone 8 will look similar...More..

Zuma Says Demonstrations Against Him Showed Racism Is 'Real'
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Zuma Says Demonstrations Against Him Showed Racism Is 'Real'

Pravin Gordhan , who was sacked as finance minister in a late-night Cabinet reshuffle a week ago, was widely respected for his anti-corruption stance. The largely peaceful protests in Pretoria, Johannesburg, ...More..

Dangor says he warned against
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Dangor says he warned against "immoral" CPS contract — SASSA

The minister earlier filed papers to the highest court in the land stating that Magwaza and Sassa are to blame for the social grants payments debacle. He added that there was no record of Dlamini engaging with ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Screaming passenger dragged off United plane after flight overbooked

After preventing two women from flying because they wore form-fitting leggings, the airline is now in hot water after multiple videos went viral showing a security staff dragging a screaming passenger off a 9...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Wells Fargo boss blamed for scandal

In addition to issuing the criticisms of how Mr. Stumpf and Ms. Tolstedt operated, the banks board plans to hit them where it hurts: in their wallets. But while Tolstedt's total clawbacks, at $67 million, a...More..

Preorder your Samsung Galaxy S8 & Galaxy S8+ Between April 1 and 15
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Preorder your Samsung Galaxy S8 & Galaxy S8+ Between April 1 and 15

That being said, the new Galaxies will maintain the most popular Galaxy features like the IP68 water and dust resistance and the MicroSD support up to 256GB. The Galaxy S8 provides various levels of biome...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

President Trump allows ISPs to share & sell customers' private data

Two GoFundMe campaigns have raised more than US$290,000 in an effort to buy the web browsing histories of USA politicians after Congress voted to allow broadband providers to sell customers' personal inform...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Global Embedded Processors Market 2017 - Texas Instruments

The Gear Hobbing Machines market report studies current as well as future aspects of the Gear Hobbing Machines Market based upon factors such as market dynamics, key ongoing trends and segmentation analys...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: Which Side Are You On?
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: Which Side Are You On?

The reason is the fact that it could be able to bring huge amounts of money for Samsung, brand new streams of revenue which are probably going to exceed the Galaxy 8 sales. The new Android 7.0 build is exclusiv...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8 DeX station price revealed, now up for pre-orders
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 DeX station price revealed, now up for pre-orders

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus will be available in stores starting from April 21, 2017. According to latest reports, The South Korean- giant Samsung's latest top of the range phones have abandoned the phys...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Qualcomm Files Answer & Counterclaims to Apple Lawsuit

Even still, independent testing a year ago found Qualcomm's LTE chip to significantly outperform Intel's LTE chip in iPhone 7 models. Qualcomm said Apple "could not have built the incredible iPhone franchise" w...More..

Fed Chair Yellen says economy close to achieving Fed goals
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Fed Chair Yellen says economy close to achieving Fed goals

The U.S. economy's productivity growth has been very disappointing, and potential growth is probably a bit less than 2 percent now, Yellen said Monday at the University of MI. "We think a gradual path of increa...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

Video has emerged of a United Airlines passenger being forcibly dragged from his overbooked flight to make room for an airline employee, shocking many on social media. When the male passenger refused, he w...More..

Neymar sent off in Barca loss, Atletico draws at Real Madrid
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Neymar sent off in Barca loss, Atletico draws at Real Madrid

You never know what will happen in football but jumping from Atletico to Real, I do not think it is very feasible. Real Madrid's Toni Kroos, right, vies for the ball with Atletico Madrid's Angel Correa duri...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

US regulators aim to keep the ban on in-flight phone calls

On Monday, FCC chairman Ajit Pai said he wants to halt the proposal that would have allowed cell phone calls in airborne planes. Pai, a Republican who voted against the rule change as a commissioner under...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Sergio Garcia captures first major championship at 81st Masters

Rose then took the lead with a birdie on the par-3 16th as Garcia was unable to sink his attempt after a solid first stroke. Both Rose and Garcia missed birdie chances on the 72nd hole, but the latter made no...More..

Louisiana put on high alert as tornado kills mother and toddler
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Louisiana put on high alert as tornado kills mother and toddler

Southeast. Ginny Higgins told The Associated Press a suspected tornado touched down soon after a warning was issued. Thomas said authorities got a call from a woman saying her vehicle was being swept off into...More..

US, Canada and Mexico Submit Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

US, Canada and Mexico Submit Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup

CONCACAF is expected to have a three-nation bid to host the 2026 World Cup, involving Mexico , Canada and the United States, and the expansion of that tournament to 48 teams means the region will get six autom...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Post-9/11 vet unemployment up in March

The Labor Department says the unemployment rate fell because almost a half-million more Americans found jobs. The report also found that 95 per cent of the new positions - or 18,400 jobs - were created in the...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Alabama governor to resign, says person who has talked with him

Resign immediately and leave public life. The second charge is for failure to file campaign finance reports , also a misdemeanor. He will serve one year of probation. The attorney general's office announced ...More..

Sunderland to appeal Sebastian Larsson red card vs. Man Utd
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Sunderland to appeal Sebastian Larsson red card vs. Man Utd

In the Manchester United win, it was once again veteran Swede Zlatan Ibrahimovic who provided the inspiration for Jose Mourinho's side, scoring the opener and setting up a late goal for Marcus Rashford. "We kee...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: One Clear Advantage

The S8 Galaxy versions were notoriously thinner and comes with more high resolution as compared to its predecessors and competitors, Buzzfeed observed. Yesterday, we had a look at the phone's specifications a...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

Most of the Jews were crammed in appalling conditions into the Velodrome d'Hiver or Winter Velodrome cycling stadium, colloquially known as the Vel d'Hiv, before being deported to the Auschwitz extermination ca...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Carrier groups heads to Sea of Japan amid N. Korea tensions

On Sunday, US National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. Herbert McMaster said that US President Donald Trump has ordered preparation of all possible options in order to protect the United States and its partners fro...More..

Alabama gov. booked into jail for campaign finance violations
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Alabama gov. booked into jail for campaign finance violations

Bentley's lawyers had attempted to block these proceedings, but the Alabama Supreme Court ruled 7-0 against them on Saturday. Days after her testimony, Hannah said she was visited at home again: After hearing...More..

MHA, EC in war of words over J&K bypoll
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

MHA, EC in war of words over J&K bypoll

The Election Commission of India today deferred the bypoll to Anantnag Parliamentary constituency to 25 May stating that situation is "not conducive to the holding of free and fair poll in the constituency on...More..

Google expands fact checking in news searches
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Google expands fact checking in news searches

The search giant will not actually be doing the fact checking itself but instead will surface results from the likes of PolitiFact and Snopes . However, the company says that the fact checkboxes will be di...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

'Overwatch' Nintendo Switch Port, Single-Player Campaign Unlikely, Says Blizzard

Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan reiterates that Overwatch on the Nintendo Switch probably won't happen. In a Reddit AMA thread last month, Kaplan vaguely said that "getting [ Overwatch ] on the Switch is ver...More..

Eagles 2017 Preseason Schedule Is Set
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Eagles 2017 Preseason Schedule Is Set

The Browns' last preseason Monday Night Football game was 2014 against the Redskins. For Eagles' fans, this schedule features one major win - the team's third preseason game, when the starters will likely p...More..

Airplane cell phone calls won't be allowed in U.S. any time soon
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Airplane cell phone calls won't be allowed in U.S. any time soon

Monday, Pai said the commission would be terminating its 2013 plan that would pave the way to allowing cell phone calls on airplanes. "I do not believe that moving forward with this plan is in the public inte...More..