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Avengers' Robert Downey Jr. is fighting climate change

Avengers' Robert Downey Jr. is fighting climate change

That's basically what went down during the opening keynote at Amazon's new re:MARS tech and innovation conference in Las Vegas. Robert Downey Jr's relationship with Iron Man and the Marvel uni...

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IMF`s Lagarde warns US-China tariffs to slash global growth in 2020

IMF`s Lagarde warns US-China tariffs to slash global growth in 2020

In an article titled "How to Help, Not Hinder Global Growth", Lagarde highlighted the current global trade tensions, which she said "are looming larger". Lagarde urged governments to adopt policies ...

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Android Q Beta 4 released: API freeze, new face unlock and more

Android Q Beta 4 released: API freeze, new face unlock and more

Even with this successful device just being released , fans are excited for the next Pixel model. In short, nearly all Android devices meet these requirements, including the Pixels now being test...

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Denmark Votes: Denmark's centre-left Social Democrats wins

Denmark Votes: Denmark's centre-left Social Democrats wins

The blue block, comprised of the Liberal Party together with the Danish People's party, Liberal Alliance and the Conservative People's Party received 40.3 percent of the vote, according to the progn...

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Retrial of Sally Challen for killing husband in hammer attack scrapped

The mother-of-two had been jailed for life for the murder of the former auto dealer following a trial at Guildford Crown Court in 2011. Her conviction was quashed in February and she was due to fa...

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Apple acquiring Drive.ai self-driving tech knowledge

Apple acquiring Drive.ai self-driving tech knowledge

The Information reported that the iPhone maker is negotiating with Drive.ai, which has been seeking a buyer since February, according to anonymous sources. The company has struggled since then and ...

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Google Stadia game service launching in November for $10 / €10 per month

Google Stadia game service launching in November for $10 / €10 per month

Arguably, that cost might be lower if you place any additional value on the other perks of the Stadia Founder's Edition bundle, such as the option to choose one of the first Stadia names, a " Fo...

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President Trump threatens more tariffs on $300B worth of Chinese goods

Trade tensions between the United States and China have been increasing steadily since talks broke down in Washington last month. Speaking Thursday in France , Trump said he plans to make a dec...

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Microsoft pulls massive facial recognition database from internet

Microsoft pulls massive facial recognition database from internet

Microsoft said in a statement given to the website that "the site was intended for academic purposes and "was run by an employee that is no longer with Microsoft and has since been removed". While Mi...

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Sweden explosion: 19 injured after blast in central Linkoping, bomb squad deployed

Sweden explosion: 19 injured after blast in central Linkoping, bomb squad deployed

Police spokesman Åsa Willsund added: "The way the situation is now, we suspect that this has happened through a crime, but we also can not rule out that it is an accident that caused this, so a techni...

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Putin says Russian Federation didn't meddle in US election, despite evidence

Putin says Russian Federation didn't meddle in US election, despite evidence

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday reaffirmed his staunch denial that his government meddled in the 2016 US presidential election despite the extensive evidence to the contrary, and insisted...

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Trump told Prince Charles the U.S. has one of ‘cleanest climates’

Trump told Prince Charles the U.S. has one of ‘cleanest climates’

When probed whether he was able to give Prince Charles comfort that he was taking the issue of climate change seriously, Trump replied: "I think I was able to, yeah". His administration has rolled...

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Nigel Farage Delivers Brexit Party Demands To Prime Minister

Nigel Farage Delivers Brexit Party Demands To Prime Minister

May formally relinquished her leadership in the private letter to her party on Friday. May, who announced her departure two weeks ago after her career was undone by the Brexit mess, formally ste...

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Man sought guns, grenades for Times Square attack, feds say

Man sought guns, grenades for Times Square attack, feds say

Ashiqul Alam, 22, of Queens, allegedly spoke about the Islamic State and repeatedly expressed interest in buying weapons and explosives for a terrorist attack in New York City, according to the cr...

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Senators To Rebuke Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Jordan

Senators To Rebuke Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Jordan

The dispute over the hands gross sales is basically the most modern signal of friction over a big selection of points between Trump and his fellow Republicans in Congress, a quantity of whom are p...

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Former Minneapolis police officer who shot unarmed woman sentenced Friday

Former Minneapolis police officer who shot unarmed woman sentenced Friday

On Friday morning, the judge brought down the sentence for Noor's charges of third-degree murder and manslaughter in connection to the July 2017 death of Ruszczyk Damond. Noor, who has been in custody...

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Police raid TV headquarters as Australia widens press crackdown

Police raid TV headquarters as Australia widens press crackdown

It is the way in which Australian citizens are kept informed about the world and its impact on their daily lives", said Buttrose in the statement. "Observance of this basic tenet of the community'...

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U.S. orders end to Turkey's involvement in F-35 program

U.S. orders end to Turkey's involvement in F-35 program

Unnamed US sources told Reuters that a decision had not yet been made to halt the work of six Turkish pilots and 20 ground personnel now in the US for training, though that, too, was a very real pos...

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White House Aides Say Mexico Tariffs Could Be Delayed While Talks Continue

White House Aides Say Mexico Tariffs Could Be Delayed While Talks Continue

The legal process under which the Republicans would block Trump's action remains murky, but he could use his earlier declaration of an emergency at the border to justify his action. If he issues a...

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An Injured Elderly Hiker Experienced a Nightmarish Helicopter Rescue

An Injured Elderly Hiker Experienced a Nightmarish Helicopter Rescue

After approximately one minute, the basket stopped spinning and the crew was able to transport the woman to the hospital . "Sometimes when we bring the helicopter up from the ground, [the basket] w...

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USA hits Iran with new sanctions targeting petrochemicals

USA hits Iran with new sanctions targeting petrochemicals

The second, perhaps more consequential, move was a April 22 announcement that waivers for American sanctions on buyers of Iranian oil would not be renewed when they expired May 2, meaning Iran lost vi...

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"Economic Egoism" A Path To Endless Conflicts: Vladimir Putin Warns US

Changes in the global economy "call for the adaptation of worldwide financial organisations (and) rethinking the role of the dollar which... has turned into an instrument of pressure by the country of...

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Destroy All Humans! remake announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Destroy All Humans! remake announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Not long ago, rumours began to appear regarding a new Destroy All Humans title, but instead of a sequel, we're getting a remake. Though that may of course be a placeholder. You can pose as humans ...

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Yooka-Laylee developers announce full 2.5D sequel, 'Impossible Lair'

Yooka-Laylee developers announce full 2.5D sequel, 'Impossible Lair'

Doing so will improve their chances of conquering Capital B's latest challenge: the titular "Impossible Lair". Publisher Team17 and developer Playtonic Games have announced Yooka-Laylee sequel Yoo...

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Australia's biggest ice bust: Officers seize $1billion worth from Thailand

Australia's biggest ice bust: Officers seize $1billion worth from Thailand

AFP and Australian Border Force officials in Melbourne confirmed this morning that they have intercepted a shipment of ice concealed inside stereo speakers that now ranks as the largest bust in Aus...

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School officials 'exploring' tearing down Columbine High School

School officials 'exploring' tearing down Columbine High School

Colorado public education officials are mulling a plan to tear down and replace Columbine High School - saying the site remains "a source of inspiration" for potential gun violence, 20 years after t...

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UAE probe finds 'state actor' led attack on tankers

UAE probe finds 'state actor' led attack on tankers

The first photos of damage to the hulls of four oil tankers that were hit in an alleged sabotage attack on May 12, 2019, near the port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), taken by UAE diver...

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Day at 75: Trump, Macron honor veterans, memory of fallen troops

Day at 75: Trump, Macron honor veterans, memory of fallen troops

Britain's Prince Charles, his wife Camilla and Prime Minister Theresa May attended a service of World War II remembrance at the medieval cathedral in Bayeux, the first Normandy town liberated by All...

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Company offers $1,000 to ‘brave soul’ willing to use a flip phone for a week

Company offers $1,000 to ‘brave soul’ willing to use a flip phone for a week

The more one depends on a Wi-Fi enabled device, the better. Anyone who applies who has an active social media presence and is willing to vlog about it all gets "bonus points" in the screening proces...

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Brexit: Boris Johnson £350m claim case thrown out by judges

Brexit: Boris Johnson £350m claim case thrown out by judges

Defending the decision to issue the summons, 11KBW silk Jason Coppel tried to persuade the court that Johnson's duties in public office - he was an MP and Mayor of London at the time - included a du...

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