Sci-tech

What killed North Korea prisoner Otto? Family's final decision deepens mystery

Medical tests did not show what precipitated his injuries, but also found no evidence of the botulism infection that North Korea claimed was the cause of his ...


Xbox Announces Xbox One X

Last year, when Spencer teased the Xbox One X , then known as Project Scorpio , he said that the next Microsoft console would "deliver true 4K gaming and ...


Ford Announces Kentucky Truck Plant Investment, Shifts Focus Production

Ford explained at the time how the investment in Livonia will help fortify their core automotive business, a similar sentiment being echoed with this latest n...


UI students learn how to view solar eclipse safely

The first total solar eclipse across the continental United States in a century is expected to spark watching parties and traffic jams as it darkens skies fro...


Mourners Gather for Funeral of Student Detained in N Korea

Some 2,500 mourners attended a Thursday morning memorial at Wyoming High School. A rabbi was officiating at the public service, which was closed to the news med...


CEO Zuckerberg Tweaks Facebook Mission to Focus on Groups

He admitted the company's past goal-"to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected"-did not do enough to make the world a better ...


Tesla in talks to open a factory in China

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, April 25. Rhumbline Advisers owns 119,608 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Analysts have a mean...


Overwatch loot box duplicates are being 'drastically' reduced

Those unfamiliar with Overwatch's loot box system will be forgiven for not understanding just how dramatic this change really is - loot boxes are the easies...


Funeral set for US student freed from N. Korea

At the talks, Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hosted Chinese foreign policy chief Yang Jiechi and Gen. Fang Fenghui, chief of the People's Liberat...


Microsoft Explains Why Xbox One X Is Worth $100 Premium

While many are debating what those promises truly mean and whether we'll see the majority of games in Native 4K or checkerboard rendering, Microsoft's Xbox ...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

The storm was moving toward the northwest at almost 8 miles per hour, and officials expect a turn toward the north-northwest, likely on Thursday . Parts of s...


Tropical Storm Cindy Heads Toward Texas/Louisiana Border

The National Weather Service said early Wednesday that flash flood watches covered parts of Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia as the storm ...


Family Declines Autopsy for US Student Released by North Korea

At least I know China tried!" The talks are meant to build on progress made when President Donald Trump met China's president in Florida in April. They will...


Now Apple wants to reduce royalty rate it pays record labels

Reportedly, Apple's deals with the music industry end in the end of June, and if the two parties can't agree on new terms, they will automatically be renewed. S...


Queen Elizabeth outlines government agenda in scaled-down speech

There had been speculation that the visit may be postponed this year to avoid Trump being greeted by protesters outside Downing Street . Also unveiled were B...


Can you spot the Curiosity rover in this photo of Mars?

According to NASA, its Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured the photo you see above last month; it features exaggerated colors created to enhanced the lands...


Trump says China efforts on N.Korea 'have not worked out'

They also said military options for North Korea have recently been updated and will be presented to President Donald Trump if there is a nuclear test. In th...


Washington will continue to pressure North Korea: White House

He is not specifying any particular action China may take to meet that goal. He added that such a long flight from North Korea to OH could make a blood ...


Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS

Florida State (46-23) will go home without a national title for a 22nd time, and 16th under coach Mike Martin , who completed his 38th year as coach. FSU had ...


Ford's 1.0-litre EcoBoost motor wins Engine of the Year award

And it was the Ferrari V8, code-named F154CB, that triumphed once again, joining an exclusive list of just four other engines in the awards' history to scoop ...


Diplomat in student's release to attend funeral

The two leaders met in Florida in April and Trump has praised Xi for working on the issue, despite only modest steps so far by Beijing . Phil Robertson, a ...


Record Heatwave in Phoenix Is So Bad That Airplanes Can't Fly

Las Vegas was forecast to hit 117 on Tuesday on the first day of summer, and excessive heat warnings cover nearly all of California . The strong weather sy...


Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

The Golden Knights paid $500-million to plant a hockey team in the desert and NHL commissioner Gary Bettman changed the expansion draft process to help ensure...


North Korea detainee's death investigated

Doctors at the Cincinnati Medical Center, where Mr Warmbier was treated following his return to the U.S. on 13 June, determined he suffered from " unresponsive ...


Both Metroid Prime 4 and Pokemon Switch coming in 2018

The Nintendo Switch is also available from the GameStop website but there is a hitch. You can buy those directly from their website here . In both instance...


Markelle Fultz "plans on winning right away" when drafted by Sixers

Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.6 steals over 25 games last season for a Washington Huskies team that was 9-22. For athletes aroun...


McCain Has a Suggestion for Americans Wanting to Travel to North Korea

An Ohio coroner will not perform an autopsy on the USA student who died after being held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and will perform an external ex...


Uber rolling out tipping

We'll be adding more cities over the next few weeks and making tips available to all USA drivers and delivery partners by the end of July 2017. Uber ha...


Confederations Cup: Cameroon look to bounce back against Australia

The inference from Postecoglou was that Hugo Broos displayed all the football knowledge of Hugo Boss in his misreading of the nuances of the Australian national...


Tour Guides Say They Will Scale Back Trips to North Korea

The coroner's office reviewed medical records from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and the air ambulance service that helped bring Warmbier from P...


'Day of Rage' protesters scuffle with police in London

The Day of Rage event page suggests the "government is guilty" over the Grenfell blaze. The " Day of Rage " march, which is taking place on the hottest day ...


North Korea in the spotlight at high-level US-China talks

The Hamilton County coroner is trying to determine the cause of Warmbier's death Monday. Wambier's parents did not cite a specific cause of death but blamed...


Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 launched for $745

The phone comes geared with a 16MP primary camera with dual LED flash, and a 16MP front camera . And the Galaxy S8 platform comes with other perks, whe...


NASA Just Found 10 New "Earth-Like" Planets Outside Our Solar System

Maybe Kepler today has told us indirectly, although we need confirmation, that we are probably not alone. Kepler is the first space telescope capable of f...


Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under mounting pressure

And though business annals are rife with powerful founders who were forced to leave their companies, such stories typically hinge on poor financial results or w...