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Trump names Maguire acting director of national intelligence; Deputy Gordon resigns

Trump names Maguire acting director of national intelligence; Deputy Gordon resigns

Gordon was told, according to ABC News sources, that she would not be named the acting director of national intelligence as the current director, Dan Coats , is leaving his post effective August 1...

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World News Bartenders pour first batch of nuclear vodka from Chernobyl

World News Bartenders pour first batch of nuclear vodka from Chernobyl

Researchers are hoping to breathe new life into the Chernobyl region by brewing a vodka from local grain. According to professor Jim Smith , from the University of Portsmouth , the spirit, cal...

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Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

The birds are more likely to steal food when they can avoid the gaze of their victims, according to a new study . "Others didn't seem to notice that a human was staring at them". "We didn't examine w...

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'Armed person' arrested at Missouri Walmart, police say

'Armed person' arrested at Missouri Walmart, police say

Mike Lucas with the Springfield Police Department. Springfield police posted on Facebook that " an armed individual " was arrested. The Springfield News-Leader quotes Lucas as saying the man h...

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Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Bureau, DOJ over firing

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues Bureau, DOJ over firing

McCabe said in the complaint that his firing was "unlawful retaliation for his refusal to pledge allegiance" to Trump. Former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe is suing the Trump administration,...

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Children Of Morta Release Date Confirmed, Alongside New Trailer

Children Of Morta Release Date Confirmed, Alongside New Trailer

Dead Mage , the developers of the game and 11 Bit Studios also revealed a brand new trailer for the upcoming action-adventure. The game itself is about the land of Mount Morta which has transformed ...

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Italy's Salvini sparks political crisis with call for snap polls

Italy's Salvini sparks political crisis with call for snap polls

As the crisis appeared to come to a head, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte held separate talks with Salvini and the country's president Sergio Mattarella. For his part, Di Maio said that his M5S part...

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Google Search can now play podcasts directly from results

Search results are 'based on Google's understanding of what's being talked about on a podcast '. The most immediately visible feature for users is the ability to start playing podcast episodes with...

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WhatsApp chats can be hacked to show fake information

WhatsApp chats can be hacked to show fake information

Then they could alter the contents at will and then encrypt it to send it forward. We've reached out to Facebook for comment and will update if they get back to us with a more detailed explanation. ...

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Apple Invites Select Customers to Apply For Its Apple Card

Apple Invites Select Customers to Apply For Its Apple Card

A "preview rollout" has begun today, 7 August 2019 and will be globally available to all iPhone users in the U.S. later this month. "At that time, all customers will be able to apply for the card ...

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US slaps duties on Chinese $4.4 bn in imported Chinese cabinets

US slaps duties on Chinese $4.4 bn in imported Chinese cabinets

The Trump administration's repeated acts to punitively tax China during the long-running trade conflict is costing USA businesses - to the tune of $3.4 billion in June alone, federal data shows. China...

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Apple's Version Of ASMR Is Like Nails On A Chalkboard To Me

Apple's Version Of ASMR Is Like Nails On A Chalkboard To Me

Apple has always done things their way, if most people are to be believed. It's enough to type in a search on YouTube using the term and you'll be flooded with results: some ASMR channels count a...

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Huawei unveils HarmonyOS operating system, says it's ready for phones

Huawei unveils HarmonyOS operating system, says it's ready for phones

HarmonyOS is created to work on a multitude of different products ranging from smartphones to smart home equipment in an effort to increase software unity. Yu discussed the possibility of the operatin...

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RealmeOS, Three New Realme Quad rear-camera phones coming soon, CEO confirms

RealmeOS, Three New Realme Quad rear-camera phones coming soon, CEO confirms

The 64MP camera phone will be part of Realme's plans to launch at least one quad-camera phone in all three of its lineups - Realme, Realme Pro and Realme X . The company which started as a sub-brand ...

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Spoiler Alert: Samsung Leaks Basically Every Galaxy Note 10 Feature

Spoiler Alert: Samsung Leaks Basically Every Galaxy Note 10 Feature

Apple's wearable device also comes in aluminum and stainless steel cases. The new Galaxy Watch Active2 has a range of new features, including the ability to make and receive phone calls using th...

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Detroit Resident Dies After Trump Administration Deports Him to Iraq, Report Says

Detroit Resident Dies After Trump Administration Deports Him to Iraq, Report Says

Mr Bajoka, Aldaoud's lawyer, was part of the legal team that launched a class action lawsuit to prevent their deportation from the United States to Iraq. "Rest in Peace Jimmy", he wrote . "Your blood...

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Syria rejects US-Turkish safe zone agreement

Syria rejects US-Turkish safe zone agreement

Critically, the statements, released by the U.S. Embassy in Ankara and Turkey's Defense Ministry, did not say whether the thorniest issue - the size and complexion of the safe zone - had been reso...

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Sonasoft (SSFT) Artificial Intelligence (AI) Consulting Services Books $650K in Orders

Sonasoft (SSFT) Artificial Intelligence (AI) Consulting Services Books $650K in Orders

It further provides in-depth value-chain analysis coupled with the Porter's Five Forces analysis which explains the five forces; namely buyers bargaining power, suppliers bargaining power, threat of n...

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Google Offering Money-Back Price Guarantee on Google Flights

For the past few years, I have been nearly exclusively using Google's online travel tools to book flights. It is also offering a price guarantee for some flights originating in the US, which mea...

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Ukraine's Zelenskiy says spoke to Macron about meeting on Donbass conflict

Ukraine's Zelenskiy says spoke to Macron about meeting on Donbass conflict

The conflict in eastern Ukraine erupted in April 2014 after Russia's annexation of Crimea and has killed more than 13,000 people. A ceasefire deal brokered by France and Germany ended major confli...

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USA sanctions could 'significantly exacerbate' Venezuela's crisis, United Nations warns

USA sanctions could 'significantly exacerbate' Venezuela's crisis, United Nations warns

Bachelet, a former president of Chile, noted that the latest sanctions included exceptions for transactions related to certain food, clothing and medicine. Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, wh...

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US Cites Iran Interfering With GPS in Warning on Gulf Shipping

US Cites Iran Interfering With GPS in Warning on Gulf Shipping

In response, the United States has been seeking to form a coalition whose mission - dubbed Operation Sentinel - it says is to guarantee freedom of navigation in the Gulf. Ships in the area have also r...

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Latest No Man's Sky trailer offers additional clues regarding upcoming Beyond update

Latest No Man's Sky trailer offers additional clues regarding upcoming Beyond update

A multiplayer game, with base building, trading, space combat, giant mechs, economies, freighters, first person, third person, and so much more, all set in a handsome procedural universe. Your rare sp...

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Hong Kong Police Deploy Anti-Riot Armored Trucks Fitted With ‘Sonic Cannons’

Hong Kong Police Deploy Anti-Riot Armored Trucks Fitted With ‘Sonic Cannons’

Hong Kong has witnessed almost two months of sometimes violent protests against a now suspended extradition bill that would have allowed suspects to be tried in China. The extradition bill would ha...

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"Extremely dangerous" inmate escaped on tractor, TBI says

As officials investigated, they found that convicted kidnapper Curtis Ray Watson , 44, was missing from his prison work assignment as a farm laborer. A minimum security offender, he was last seen on ...

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$3m worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach

$3m worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach

Following a storm, batches of cocaine worth about $2 million were washed ashore on a wild beach in New Zealand , local police report. On Wednesday evening people at Bethells Beach on the we...

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Fitness chains SoulCycle and Equinox in Trump storm

Fitness chains SoulCycle and Equinox in Trump storm

Ross, a NY real estate developer, is the chairman and founder of The Related Companies, which encompasses an array of fitness, restaurant and lifestyle brands such as Equinox, SoulCycle, Pure Yoga, &p...

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Radiation Spike Reported After Deadly Rocket-Engine Blast In Russia

Two people in Russian Federation were killed after an explosion at a military base used for missile tests in the far north of the country, the defence ministry said in a statement to news agencies. Th...

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Realme 5 upcoming 64-megapixel camera smartphone?

Realme 5 upcoming 64-megapixel camera smartphone?

Realme is going to launch a new smartphone in India on 8 August, although everything else about it is shrouded in mystery, it is expected that the phone will have 64-megapixel quad camera and it is...

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Man charged in U.S. anthem assault thought Trump wanted it: lawyer

Man charged in U.S. anthem assault thought Trump wanted it: lawyer

Records show the 39-year-old has a record of violence: He is now serving a 10-year probation sentence for a different assault charge incurred in 2010. Brockway tried to justify his seemingly unprovo...

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