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Maharashtra: BJP sweeps Mira Bhayander Municipal polls with 61 seats

Maharashtra: BJP sweeps Mira Bhayander Municipal polls with 61 seats

The civic body elections registered a voter turnout of 47 per cent. 509 candidates contested for 95 seats in the election that was held on Sunday. The Congress won 10 seats, nine less than what it h...

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Jury awards $417M in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer

Jury awards $417M in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer

Echeverria was awarded $70m (£54m) in compensatory damages and $347m (£269m) in punitive damages. It has already suffered four defeats from verdicts in St. In a video-recorded deposition played for th...

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Watford's Etienne Capoue would be a superb signing for Swansea City

Midfielder Paul Pogba scored the third goal two minutes later, while winger Anthony Martial sealed the victory six minutes before the end of the game. Kevin Kilbane covered the game for Off the B...

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L'éclipse solaire, c'est aujourd'hui ! Tous les détails ici

L'éclipse solaire, c'est aujourd'hui ! Tous les détails ici

D'après les informations relayées par RTL , à Pointe-à-Pitre, en Guadeloupe, l'éclipse partielle débutera à 15h24 et se terminera à 17h52, avec une obscuration de 80%. Il fallait remonter au 26 févri...

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Online hate crimes as serious as offline abuse

Online hate crimes as serious as offline abuse

On online hate crime, the CPS says prosecutors must recognise that modern communications provide opportunities for hate crimes - and the cases should be pursued with the same "robust and proactive app...

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Missing journalist Kim Wall 'died in an accident,' submarine owner says

Missing journalist Kim Wall 'died in an accident,' submarine owner says

Peter Madsen, 46, had previously said that he last saw Kim Wall, 30, when he dropped her off on an island in Copenhagen's harbour late on August 10. The sub was also reported missing, but rescue cre...

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Don't Lie, You Looked At The Eclipse Just Like Donald Trump Did

Don't Lie, You Looked At The Eclipse Just Like Donald Trump Did

The Kennedy Center arts awards program will go on. Several of the honorees had said they would not attend a White House reception presided over by Trump. "The Kennedy Center respects the decision made...

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AT&T launching 'Primetime' tablet on August 25 for $10 per month

AT&T launching 'Primetime' tablet on August 25 for $10 per month

AT&T's new tablet is filled with bloatware, all in the name of AT&T. AT&T is promoting the Primetime as the "first tablet created to give you nonstop entertainment". Finally, there is a 5-megapixe...

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Clouds may break for eclipse viewing; strong storms possible Monday night

Clouds may break for eclipse viewing; strong storms possible Monday night

But whether or not you see it depends entirely on clear skies. National Weather Service meteorologist Patrick Burke says about 70 percent of the area on the 70-mile path stretching from OR to SC is ...

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2K Celebrating BioShock 10th Anniversary with Collector's edition and PAX West Party

2K Celebrating BioShock 10th Anniversary with Collector's edition and PAX West Party

For that alone, we owe the whole BioShock community our thanks. 2K is yet to reveal the price for the Bioshock 10th Anniversary Collector's edition but, it won't remain that way for long as it wil...

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NBC5 Forecast: Weather will Cooperate for the Solar Eclipse

NBC5 Forecast: Weather will Cooperate for the Solar Eclipse

Lawrence County this afternoon. Wednesday will have a few more showers in the area with more scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Moore says the daytime on Tuesday wouldn't have...

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China Unicom shares soar on $11.7 bn stake sale plan

China Unicom shares soar on $11.7 bn stake sale plan

China Unicom (CHU) opened at 15.19 on Monday. China United Network Communications shares, which were suspended since April as the ownership plan was being hashed out, jumped by the 10 percent daily ...

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Don't take a selfie with the solar eclipse

Don't take a selfie with the solar eclipse

The path of totality for the eclipse in August stretches from coast to coast - passing over OR in the west and moving all the way across the country to SC in the east. featuring correspondents rep...

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Acer's latest 'casual' gaming laptop features Intel's 8th gen processors

Acer's latest 'casual' gaming laptop features Intel's 8th gen processors

That display is backed by an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 GPU, which Acer says is a ideal fit for extended Dota 2 , Overwatch or League of Legends gaming sessions thanks to the Nitro 5 Spin's 10-h...

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State checks in at 20th in Preseason AP Top 25

State checks in at 20th in Preseason AP Top 25

Kansas State will enter the football season as a ranked team for the first time since 2014. The Crimson Tide received 52 of 61 first-place votes from media members in the poll released Monday. Okl...

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How to Live-Stream the Solar Eclipse

How to Live-Stream the Solar Eclipse

An eclipse means the passing of moon between the sun and the earth blocking the sunlight. The shadow created by the moon will be cast on Earth turning light into darkness for a couple of minutes...

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John Oliver Warns Republicans in No Hurry to Oust Trump

John Oliver Warns Republicans in No Hurry to Oust Trump

Oliver joked that "the Situation", a cast member of MTV's "Jersey Shore", could be renamed for a medical condition about missing thumbs stemming given the nearby waste. "In the words of the poets Beyo...

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Will clouds block your view of the solar eclipse in metro Detroit?

Will clouds block your view of the solar eclipse in metro Detroit?

Early on, look for mostly sunny skies before clouds start to bubble up throughout the afternoon hours. Clouds will gradually thicken, especially after noon, so the end of the eclipse at 1:15 may not b...

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Teacher at elite LA school accused of sex with minor

Teacher at elite LA school accused of sex with minor

Aimee Palmitessa was arrested Friday and charged with statutory rape following the alleged incident. Aimee Palmitessa , a biology teacher at the elite Brentwood School , was taken into police cus...

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EA announces a long-awaited pet expansion for The Sims 4

EA announces a long-awaited pet expansion for The Sims 4

For the first time in the series, you'll be able to make your own pets, thanks to the new Create a Pet tool. A new coastal harbor locale, Brindleton Bay, will be included in the expansion as well. You...

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Cae colaborador de Duarte y ex funcionario de Sedesol

Cae colaborador de Duarte y ex funcionario de Sedesol

Se cumplimentó una orden de aprehensión contra Mariano 'M', ex-responsable de atención de SEDESOL por peculado electoral . El fiscal escribió en su cuenta de Twitter sobre la detención del exfuncio...

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South African Court Grants Rhino Rancher Permission to Auction Horns

South African Court Grants Rhino Rancher Permission to Auction Horns

South Africa, home to more than 80 percent of the world's rhino population, bears the brunt of rhino poaching, having lost a total of 529 rhinos this year, official statistics show. International trad...

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European Union can not delay trade talks until after Brexit, David Davis warns

European Union can not delay trade talks until after Brexit, David Davis warns

We are seeking an ambitious free trade agreement, which provides for as tariff-free and barrier-free trade as possible. And it didn't address the issue that is potentially an even bigger future source...

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BMW M5 offers 600 horsepower of drift-mode fun

BMW M5 offers 600 horsepower of drift-mode fun

The 2018 BMW M5 gets the latest version of the automaker's twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8 tuned to 600 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, up 40 hp and 53 lb-ft from the last-gen M5. Carbon ceramic brakes are opt...

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152 dead, 1.5 crore affected in Bengal flood: Mamata

152 dead, 1.5 crore affected in Bengal flood: Mamata

The Chief Minister also said that the Centre must treat all flood-affected states equally and provide flood related funds to each one of them. With 70 per cent of its area still submerged, 215 anima...

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Barcelona attacks suspect may be in France

Barcelona attacks suspect may be in France

Spanish police said on Monday that Abouyaaqoub is "dangerous and could be armed". Three other named suspects who were wanted by police have been confirmed to have been among the five attackers shot ...

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Des policiers agressés, des armes dérobées — Aulnay-sous-Bois

Des policiers agressés, des armes dérobées — Aulnay-sous-Bois

C'est dans le quartier de la Rose-des-Vents, vers 18 heures, jeudi 17 août, qu'une équipe de trois policiers locaux a voulu contrôler l'identité d'un jeune homme " dans un secteur susceptible d'ê...

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Cambridge University Press backs down over China censorship

Cambridge University Press backs down over China censorship

The Cambridge University Press (CUP), one of the world's oldest publishing houses , has pulled over 300 articles and book reviews on its China Quarterly site in China at Beijing's request, accordi...

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Putin names hardliner Anatoly Antonov as Russia's United States ambassador

Putin names hardliner Anatoly Antonov as Russia's United States ambassador

A statement on the Kremlin's website posted Monday afternoon said Antonov was appointed by presidential decree. Russian Deputy Defence Minister Anatoly Antonov speaks to the media during a news co...

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IPhone 8 Facial Recognition Will Work In Millionths Of A Second

IPhone 8 Facial Recognition Will Work In Millionths Of A Second

Of course that hasn't stopped wild speculation over the next, next iPhone, or indeed the work of concept artists dreaming up features and designs that could well have come from a certain Jony Ive. To ...

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