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Jun 20 2017

Sony continues to block cross-platform play for Rocket League, Minecraft

Following Jim Ryan's interview with Eurogamer on the subject of cross-platform play, I've had multiple thoughts on what the subject. "We wanted to make sure that ev...

Jun 20 2017

Grenfell Tower Fire Victim Count Increases, Police Investigate Possible Crimes

At least 79 people have been presumed dead in the massive fire that engulfed a 24-storey tower here, the Scotland Yard said today, warning that the toll could climb...

Jun 20 2017

Confederations Cup : Germany topple Australia with 3-2

While the Confederations Cup is often derided as a meaningless series of friendlies, the outcome of Australia's campaign in Russian Federation will have broader ramif...

Jun 20 2017

Govt rules out farm loan waivers; will stick to fiscal targets

Singh further said that the move would provide farmers with double the relief that has been announced by the state governments of Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra. Also as...

Jun 20 2017

USA student freed from North Korea in coma dies

Added Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, "We hold North Korea accountable for Otto Warmbier's unjust imprisonment, and demand the release of three other Americans who ...

Jun 20 2017

Pakistan to face India in final of ICC Champions Trophy

India , who had demolished Pakistan during the group stage of the tournament, knew they needed an impressive batting display of their own if they were to chase down the...

Jun 20 2017

Family: Freed student who died has 'completed his journey'

But a team of doctors assessing him in Cincinnati said they had found " no sign of botulism " in the student. The Warmbier family has blamed his death on torture they s...

Jun 20 2017

Foreign investors bet billions on China blue-chips joining MSCI index

Nicholas Yeo, Aberdeen's head of Chinese and Hong Kong equities, said: "Mainland China's entry should be a formality since MSCI eased its own admission criteria". Howev...

Jun 20 2017

Amazon's Whole Foods deal set to quicken grocery evolution

Analysts said the Whole Foods deal could be a sign Amazon is willing to step up acquisitions. Amazon's latest hardware product, the Dash Wand, makes it extremely ...

Jun 20 2017

Thursday forecast: mostly sunny, high 89

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The warm and humid weather pattern will stick around for this weekend . Saturday will start off dry, but by 3pm ...

Jun 20 2017

United Kingdom royals hold London fire minute of silence

London's Metropolitan Police today confirmed 58 people are missing presumed dead, after the disaster. "The figure of 58 are those who are missing and that we have to pr...

Jun 20 2017

Hawaii Rebels Against Trump On Paris Climate Accord

I did not say that" during the first presidential debate. The move aims to keep Hawaii in line with the targets set by the Paris agreement , a comprehensive climate ag...

Jun 20 2017

'Are RSS People From Pakistan': BJP Leader To Critics Of President Pick

Meanwhile, the opposition is likely to field a candidate against Ram Nath Kovind . She said that someone of the stature of Pranab Mukherjee or Sushma Swaraj or Lal K...

Jun 20 2017

Anti-terror probe opened in Paris auto attack

BREAKING: Paris officials: Suspected attacker "downed" after driving into police auto on Champs-Elysees. Bomb squad officers are at the scene on the city's most famous ...

Jun 20 2017

Back schools plan, former union boss urges

The Turnbull Government has opened up a new front in its battle over education funding, with independent schools on the verge of withdrawing their support for critical le...

Jun 20 2017

LA mayor believed to be open to Elon Musk's Boring idea

He mentions Musk's name and his tunneling technology in a recent interview on a local news station. By getting the city's officials on his side, Musk is going to have one...

Jun 20 2017

Conservatives shoot for the moon with new laws for Queen's Speech

Leadsom also refused to accept that the decision had been taken to reduce the number of Queen's speech votes the government had to face in the lifetime of the parliament ...

Jun 20 2017

Lt Col Raja Chari: NASA's third Indian-origin astronaut

Dominick, a U.S. Navy Lt. Commander, earned his bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering from Dollars and a master's of science degree in systems engineer...

Jun 20 2017

Amazon's deal to buy Whole Foods crushes stocks of supermarkets

Kroger , the Ohio-based grocery chain, also could make a run at Whole Foods , though its stock was torched today , dropping nine percent after the Amazon-Whole Foods ...

Jun 20 2017

Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice

The CEOs of companies including, Apple , Google, Amazon and Microsoft are in Washington D.C. today for the second White House Technology Summit. FCC Chairman Ajit ...