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Korea Tests Solid-Fuel Ballistic Missile

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversaw the launch of the Pukguksong-2 missile on Sunday, KCNA reports, adding that he had "approved the deployment of this w...


35-Foot-Long Humpback Whale Swims into Ventura Harbor

The young whale, around 9m to 12m long, got stuck among boats in the Ventura Harbor at around 4pm. A 40ft humpback whale has been trapped in a California harb...


Nokia 9 confirmed: Images and specs leaked

It also reportedly has two 13-megapixel cameras. Leaked images and specs of the upcoming Nokia 9 suggest a smartphone bristling with top Android specs, includ...


Royals, Twins split doubleheader in slug fest

Robbie Grossman , Max Kepler and Chris Gimenez all homered to help Mejia and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-4 in the second game Sunday to salvage...


Apple's iPhone 8 On Track For September Launch

The molds also show that the dual-camera setup on the iPhone 8 will be positioned vertically. With the excitement for the upcoming iPhone 8 building with each...


Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

The final performance is at the Nassau County Coliseum in Uniondale, New York , about 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of New York City. After phasing out the...


Android O Developer Preview 2 Allows Pausing Downloads of System Updates

Google's Android Beta program for Android O also includes the Pixel C as well as both the Pixel and the Pixel XL. The truth is, they give Google more contr...


Google I/O 2017: 'Android O' beta version released

The Android O OS also has a picture-in-picture feature that will surely make multi-tasking much more convenient compared to the previous operating systems. Go...


China's 'Belt and Road' Policy Benefits Cambodia, Analysts Say

Leaders from big and small countries were welcomed to express their views on how the BRI should be managed and operated. In 2002, Nuctech equipment won reputa...


Dibben wins stage, Bennett into Tour of California lead

But early in the stage, Bennett saw exactly what he needed to avoid as riders descended from the mountains nearing speeds of 50 miles per hour and American Tayl...


Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

While major computer virus attacks have happened in the past, a lot of them have been directed towards particular companies or institutions and have not been on...


Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know

As a result, numerous organizations such as the U.K.'s National Health Service have found themselves unable to access vital data because their files were encr...


Freed Nigerian schoolgirls to meet families after 3 years

The 82 rescued Chibok school girls have been reunited with their parents on Saturday in Abuja in an emotion-laden occasion.Mr Joe Mutah, the Chief Press Secre...


Enes Kanter stranded in Romania as Turkey cancels passport

As he did last summer, Kanter is now traveling the world as part of his Enes Kanter Foundation, which helps provide meals and clothing to those in need worldw...


EPL: Battle for Champions League spot via playoff?

Manchester United's defeat to Tottenham Hotspur left them without a chance to make it to the top four, leaving their only hope of qualifying for Champions Leag...


Melting Arctic Ice Jeopardizes Humanity's Plant Backup Plan

In preparation for doomsday, conservationist Cary Fowler, in association with the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), started the...


Destiny 2's PC version doesn't have a release date just yet

He went on to acknowledge problems some players have had with Destiny's low "tick rate", or the speed at which the game communicated with multiplayer peers and ...


Companies prepare for more ransomware attacks on Monday

The hackers behind the global cyberattack are still unidentified. There are fears of further " ransomware " attacks as people return to work on Monday. A mass...


Companies prepare for more ransomware attacks on Monday

The hackers behind the global cyberattack are still unidentified. There are fears of further " ransomware " attacks as people return to work on Monday. A mass...


Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for govts

While major computer virus attacks have happened in the past, a lot of them have been directed towards particular companies or institutions and have not been on...


Tamil Nadu SSLC results 2017 to be declared today

This year too, girls performed better than boys with a pass percentage of 96.2 as compared to 92.5 of the boys. Past year the pass percentage is 92.9%. Tamil Na...


Uber extends on-demand service to trucking

Currently, Uber is an embattled ride-hailing app company. However, Uber Freight is only offering a flat rate for hauling its loads for now - there's no nego...


Microsoft opens two data centres in South Africa

Early availability of the services will start sometime in 2018, according to an announcement by Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of Microsoft's Cloud a...


Telegram launches Bot Payments and short Video Messages

The team behind Telegram has just announced a range of new features that are now available in the latest version of the application. But along with private vi...


Usmanov bid to buy Arsenal rejected by Kroenke

He has a fractious relationship with Kroenke and last month he claimed that the club's issues should not be placed exclusively at the door of manager Arsene Wen...


Xiaomi to launch Mi Max 2 on May 25

Xiaomi has now officially started teasing the Mi Max 2 launch on the said date via Weibo, a Chinese social media platform. While nothing is affirmed until X...


Chechnya accused of 'gay genocide' in International Criminal Court complaint

BuzzFeed reported Thursday the United States was approached by members of the Russian LGBT Network, the group working on behalf of the men, but they were tol...


Brady signs deal to pitch $212K Aston Martin car

What this really means is that Brady will be creating his own customized version of the Aston Martin Vanquish S. Yes, there will be a Tom Brady edition Aston ...


Enda Kenny quits Fine Gael leadership to pave way for new taoiseach

He added: "Most importantly, I want to take the country forward". Sarah Bardon from the Irish Times political staff says despite Leo Varadkar's lead, the ra...


Moss is turning Antarctica's icy landscape green

Plant life only exists on about 0.3 per cent of Antarctica, but the findings provide one way of measuring the extent and effects of warming on the continent. Th...


Ford Offers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Update to 2016 Owners

Owners can download the software at home and use a USB drive to update Sync 3. Alternatively, you can download the update by visiting the Ford Owner portal on...


WhatsApp Pinned Chats Now Available For Android Users

Speaking about the " pinned chats" feature, it makes easier for people to stay on top of the messages that matter the most. WhatsApp announced the developmen...


81% items to be taxed at below 18% rate slabs

The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that healthcare and education will remain exempted from the GST. The panel has made a decision to align all goods in ...


Here's Your First Look At Some Of Overwatch's Anniversary Event Legendary Skins

The team-based shooter's next seasonal event falls on its first anniversary, meaning it's time to start hanging up decorations and get ready to party. It's safe...


The VW Up! GTi is the sub-Golf hatch America needs

Acceleration from standstill to "hundreds" takes 8.8 seconds, top speed of almost 200 kilometers per hour. GTI concept isn't almost as quick or as powerful as t...


Man-Made Radio Signals Have Created A Giant Bubble Around Earth

When the scientist analyzed the data from the inner and the outer belt, they realized that this detected barrier was actually pushing the radiation belts furthe...


Injustice 2 Guide: How To Unlock Darkseid

Four years later, the studio is back with a sequel, Injustice 2 . The Injustice 2 Ultimate Edition provides access to all three upcoming Fighter Packs, for...


Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow Trailer Released

Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow is being developed by Jam City. "Working on this new Futurama animation has been a thrilling adventure", said Executive Produc...


What is WannaCry ransomware?

The warning was echoed by Britain's National Cyber Security Centre: "As a new working week begins it is likely, in the United Kingdom and elsewhere, that furthe...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Smartphone to sport dual-camera setup !!

However, given the consistency of Galaxy C10 leaks, we'd inclined to believe that Samsung is readying up a phone with a dual camera . As reported by The Kor...


US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense was not discussed in Hong's meeting with President Donald Trump , he said. The North defends its weapons programs as necess...


Dennis Quaid to portray George W Bush on new season of 'ACS'

Ryan Murphy's American Crime Story anthology will next be tackling the fallout from Hurricane Katrina , and a central character to the story has just been ca...


Ryan Won't 'Micromanage or Armchair Quarterback' Trump Investigation

The Senate intelligence committee on Wednesday asked Mr Comey to appear before the panel in both open and closed sessions. Comey wrote the memo after he m...


Pokémon GO Rock-Types are Ready to Roll in New Event

From May 18 until May 25, trainers can catch a variety of Rock-types such as Geodude , Larvitar and more. Pokemon Go events have sort of been the big thi...


'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

And, while the company did issue early fixes for its newer operating systems, patches for older Windows systems were only issued free of charge over the weekend...


Cyber attack could spark lawsuits but not against Microsoft

The attack has not only put patients' lives at risk, but also highlighted the clear-cut and scary reality about IT infrastructure in healthcare sector. The Ce...


Palestine President accorded reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-awaited Israel visit, India on Tuesday assured visiting Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas its "unwavering support" ...


Supercar Vending Machine Keeps Cars Literally Out Of Reach Of The Poor

The vending machine consists of four columns, each with 15 cars (one per level). The dealership houses up to 60 exotic cars in a 15 storey building which uses a...


Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

Once your system has ransomware , your choices are limited: pay or don't pay. Most stations had recovered. "Obviously, they want those tools in order to spy ...


Priyanka Chopra may get Hasselhoff to India?

The series will also have a new showrunner in Season 3 - creator Josh Safran is leaving the post, although he'll remain as a consultant on the new seaso...