Sci-tech

Twin blasts kill dozens in Parachinar market

Hussain said a severed head of a man was found near the scene of blasts, indicating the second attack in Parachinar might have been carried out by a suicide b...


Sixers make Markelle Fultz the No. 1 overall pick

But when they do, they could be the final pieces for a contender. Washington's Markelle Fultz poses for photos on the red carpet before the start of the ...


Cops: Schuylkill Co. official's husband dead in bat beating by son

Gary Marchalk died from blunt force trauma to the head. Gary Marchalk was found face down in a bedroom surrounded by blood and an aluminum bat was found nearb...


Kremlin warns Gulf crisis imperils Syria peace efforts

He said Qatar must also do more to address support for extremist organisations, building on the steps they have already taken to tackle funding to those group...


Quiet Munsterman O'Mahony ready to lead Lions roar

It's advantage to the team that wins the first one, but there's still two more to go after that and there's been plenty of occasions in sport where people hav...


The curious case of the warped Kuiper Belt

Planet 9's existence is unconfirmed, but is expected to be located at more than 200 times Earth's distance from the sun . The body was discovered because ...


Disneyland devotee visits park for 2000 days in a row

Now that Reitz has a regular day job again at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System, he typically spends evenings at the park. The theme park hadn't even opened...


United Nations refugee report warns South Sudan could be next Syria

Geneva - More than 120 refugees , mostly from Sudan and Nigeria, are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean after a boat sank off the Libyan coast on Frid...


Trump is 'very supportive' of Senate healthcare bill: White House

White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders talks to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Monday, June 5, 2017, in Was...


Phil Spencer wants to extend Xbox backwards compatibility to PC

Because of the fact that the Xbox One X can run nearly all games at 4K, he says that he considers the PlayStation 4 Pro an Xbox One S competitor. Is the P...


Thunderbird F-16 crashes, flips at Dayton Air Show practice

Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an OH air show has been involved in an accident. CBS affiliate WHIO-TV reports an F-16 Thunderbird cr...


O'Mahony to lead Lions in 1st test against New Zealand

However, Williams is more of a threat with ball in hand and showed that when lining up at 15 in the convincing 34-6 win against the Chiefs last Tuesday. "One of...


Samsung Preparing to Launch The Galaxy Note 8 in September for €999

The Galaxy S8 was priced at €799 in Europe and $750 in the US. Since this is a Note device, it will come with the S Pen, and VB says it'll have some new trick...


Xbox One X Enhanced Games: Here's What It Means

He revealed that streaming on Xbox One X is limited to 720p/1080p at 60 fps since 4K requires a lot of bandwidth. The Xbox One X isn't exactly the first...


Kohli to Kumble: Sanctity of dressing room should be maintained

Former India opener Virender Sehwag and Australia's Tom Moody are reported to be among the possible replacements for Kumble, whose contract ran out after th...


Elon Musk's SpaceX Prepares for 2 Ambitious Launches This Weekend

The launch will put the first ever communications satellite into orbit for the country of Bulgaria. "BulgariaSat-1's payload includes 30 Broadcast Satellite S...


Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft

But when he thought about it, the fact that Fultz loved oldies made ideal sense. The Orlando Magic took Jonathan Isaac, the Minnesota Timberwolves chose s...


Alabama warns of floating fire ants in floods

This animation shows Tropical Storm Cindy spinning over the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday afternoon, June 21, 2017. Rain chances will...


Gwyneth's Goop Gets Called Out by NASA

Shelhamer said the sticker's claim to have carbon material from NASA spacesuits is false. The product is literally just a sticker which you place on you...


30 new smart cities announced by Modi government

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday said promoting smart public transport, developing footpaths for pedestrians, eco-tourism and better...


Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism

Facebook brought its anti-extremism program to the United Kingdom on Friday in the wake of a spate of terrorist incidents that have rocked the country. Follow...


Remnants of tropical storm bring tornadoes, flooding to US Gulf Coast

There are ongoing concerns about flash floods and the risk of tornadoes continues as the storm weakens and moves inland. "All arms of the state's emergency pr...


Detroit Pistons take Duke's Luke Kennard with No. 12 pick

The question, then, is whether a player of Kennard's skill set-superb shooter, solid scorer, below-average athlete and defender-can go on to have a long and suc...


Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

The Lakers went with Thomas Bryant with the No. 42 pick which they also got from the Jazz. "It's going to be a surprise for you guys and me". Right after Lo...


West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

It is also expected to dump a total of 6 to 9 inches of rain, with as much as 12 inches in isolated spots, over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern A...


Honor 9 Pre-order Now Available on Amazon UK for £379.99

German leaker Roland Quandt noted it will cost €399 in Germany after a €30 cashback offer via Amazon, although the links are not now working. For selfies, the...


North Korea calls Trump a 'psychopath'

State Department officials attended the funeral of Otto Warmbier , the American student who died earlier this week after being held in North Korea for 17 month...


No 'wider plot' suspected in Michigan airport stabbing

Montrealer Amor M. Ftouhi allegedly stabbed a police officer in the neck at a MI airport on Wednesday with a large jungle survival knife, then wondered alou...


Australia 'showed more patience' in draw with Cameroon - Mark Milligan

It wasn't to be, with only a result against the odds against tournament favourites Chile likely to save Postecoglou from criticism of the team's showing in Ru...


Valve's 'Knuckles' VR controller tracks individual fingers

In addition to regular buttons, the controllers also have buttons with capacitive sensors, and the finger sensors are also capacitive. The development versi...


Amazon's upcoming Echo Show will also support front door security cameras

The Amazon Echo Show is being pitched primarily as a device to enable video calls with friends and family and probably a bit of shopping and video streaming. ...


Deadly blast targets police station in Pakistan's Quetta

A rescue operation is still underway in the area. This includes four police personnel, The Express Tribune reported. DIG Quetta Abdul Razzaq Cheema conf...


Blazers trying to trade for 7th pick to draft Zach Collins

Portland went 41-41 this season before getting ousted by the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the playoffs. Collins (7-0, 230) posted averages of...


SEGA Forever Allows You to Play Classic Games For Free On Android

The free versions of games will include adverts but if you want to own the game and play offline it costs only $1.99 (£1.57). Sega Forever re-released five ...


Isro's PSLV-C38 all set to launch Cartosat and 30 nano satellites

The primary Cartosat-2 series satellite is a remote sensing satellite. The satellite namely NIUSAT has been designed for the main objective of providing multi-s...