USA senator met with North Koreans about student

We do know that the 22-year-old university student was medically evacuated from North Korea on 13 June and flown to the United States where he died on 19 June. "I wish there was a way to know that you're in the good old days before you've actuall... More..

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All Whites must be courageous against Mexico at Confederations Cup: Hudson
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

All Whites must be courageous against Mexico at Confederations Cup: Hudson

However, they did narrowly lose 2-1 against Mexico back in October 2016, and if they can muster a similar performance, the Mexicans will have their work cut out for them. "We must be ready for them". "We pl...More..

Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays

That line is at odds with any assessment of recent Socceroos matches - and the opinion of Germany coach Joachim Loew. "If we don't have a victory against Australia it's finished for us". They are very, very...More..

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

The 2014 World Cup saw him score just one again, in the 2-1 win over Ghana, but he had an excellent return at Euro 2016, scoring three times as Portugal lifted the European Championship trophy for the first...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to appear in court over tax evasion on July 31

For all the words written and spoken about the four-time Champions League victor, the only people who really know are Ronaldo himself and long-time adviser Jorge Mendes . I know Cristiano . He's a great guy...More..

Stephen Hawking Is
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Stephen Hawking Is "Convinced Humanity Needs To Leave Earth" ASAP

Considering the prospect of a Star Chip discovering life, he said "If there are beings alive on Alpha Centauri [the solar system] today, they remain blissfully ignorant of the rise of Donald Trump ". Prof ...More..

QuikTrip's Cadieux Lands on Top CEO List
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

QuikTrip's Cadieux Lands on Top CEO List

This award is really about our employees. He ranked fourth among healthcare executives nationally and was the highest-rated Long Island business leader. Employees give him high ratings for leadership and invest...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Otto Warmbier's Family Objects to Autopsy of Former North Korean Prisoner

Doctors said much of Warmbier's brain matter had been destroyed by his treatment. "Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died [Monday] at 2:20 p.m.", the Warmbiers announced . While no formal travel ban has ye...More..

OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Specs Comparison
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

OnePlus 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Specs Comparison

Do note that both Xiaomi Mi 6 and OnePlus 5 pack the LPDDR4X RAM that has a marginal power-saving advantage over the LPDDR4 RAM used in the Galaxy S8 . This may be why, Samsung has made a decision to l...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

NASA Discovered 10 Planets That Might Have Life

According to the press release of NASA , the 10 Earth-size planets are in a range from their stars where liquid water can form on their otherwise rocky surface. A dozen of the planets that seem to be in ...More..

Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Reports Say
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Reports Say

Under Travis Kalanick's leadership, Uber's "Animal House"-style business plan was to grow as quickly as possible, steamrolling regulators while flouting the rules of workplace conduct". awful enough for a l...More..

Google Search Engine Is Also Employment Engine Now
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Google Search Engine Is Also Employment Engine Now

In order to give you a dense set of search results, Google is actually pulling data from some of the world's biggest job boards. Google Search has just come to the rescue, having launched an artificial in...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber CEO Resigns at Board's Urging

The biggest problem right now is that Uber is Travis Kalanick , and vice versa. So is this Uber's board trying to pin the blame on the outgoing CEO's door? "What Uber is to its consumers is. Earlier ...More..

'Day of Rage' protesters scuffle with police in London
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

'Day of Rage' protesters scuffle with police in London

Far from being a " Day of Rage ", today's march aiming to "bring down the government" was a largely peaceful affair with only minor scuffles erupting in front of No 10. Asked about his support for the demonstr...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber hopes Holder report will help restore its reputation

Fowler wrote she was propositioned by her manager on her first day with an engineering team. Holder's team was hired to launch an internal investigation a day after Susan Fowler , a former engineer at Uber ...More..

Uber Keeps Bleeding Executives: Travis Kalanick Resigns As CEO At Shareholders' Request
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Uber Keeps Bleeding Executives: Travis Kalanick Resigns As CEO At Shareholders' Request

After some long discussions with some of the investors, Kalanick agreed to step down from his role as chief executive. "Over the next 180 days we are committed to making driving with Uber better than ever...More..

Dramatic escape from the wildfire in Portugal
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Dramatic escape from the wildfire in Portugal

Portugal's prime minister António Costa said that the fire around the mountainous area of Pedrógão Grande , 200 kilometres northeast of Lisbon , was the biggest human tragedy in Portugal in living memory...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as first heir

The Prince travelled to the White House to visit President Trump in March, helping to lay the foundation for Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia in May, which marked the president's first overseas visit and which wa...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Whoa: NASA's Kepler Mission Has Discovered 10 "Near-Earth Size" Planets

Kepler scientist Mario Perez says that means that "we are probably not alone" because four years of data show how common Earth-like planets can be. Since the mid-1990s, when the first planet around another...More..

Tropical storm watch issued for upper Texas Coast
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Tropical storm watch issued for upper Texas Coast

Fire, police and emergency medical services are stationed in the area, he said. It was the first known fatality from Cindy. All eyes are on Tropical Storm Cindy and how this system is bringing some major sh...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Lion Air provisionally orders 50 Boeing 737 MAX 10 jetliners

The single-aisle segment will see the most growth over the forecast, fueled by low-priced carriers and emerging markets. Nearly 40% of the planes will go to customers in Asia, driven heavily by booming air traf...More..

New Blade Runner 2049 Featurette Shows Deckard Heading Back Home
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

New Blade Runner 2049 Featurette Shows Deckard Heading Back Home

If you were waiting for a good, long look at Blade Runner 2049 to get excited about a new story set in this familiar world, we finally have it, paired with some incredible commentary from the film's cast and ...More..

Rumor: LG V30 To Launch In August With SD835, OLED Panel
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Rumor: LG V30 To Launch In August With SD835, OLED Panel

If launched, LG V30 will join the likes of V10 and V20 which were launched in 2015 and 2016 respectively. LG V30 will come in three storage variants of 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. In terms of software, LG's highl...More..

Unicode Version 10: 56 new emojis, 4 new scripts, 8518 new characters
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Unicode Version 10: 56 new emojis, 4 new scripts, 8518 new characters

There's a bunch of emoji arriving, including a couple of new dinosaurs, but perhaps one of the most anticipated is the " Colbert " emoji with a raised eyebrow (above). As far as food products go, there's now a ...More..

Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Cindy
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Cindy

Tropical Storm Cindy in the Gulf of Mexico is reported to have headed towards the coasts of Louisiana and Texas in the U.S. even as the weather monitors have warned of tornados and potentially deadly flash floo...More..