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Afghan girl roboticists denied U.S. visas

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The United States Embassy in the Gambia has denied visas to five students invited to participate in a robotics competition in Washington DC later this month. After initially being denied visas , the students can now travel to DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. July 16-18 to operate the robot they have spent months creating and perfecting. Read More »

England striker Duggan joins Barcelona

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She added on Sky Sports News: "I have won everything I wanted to in England". The 25 year old Liverpool born Duggan played for Everton in her formative years before moving to City, playing for the Sky Blues for the past four campaigns, securing the league title in 2016 . Read More »

Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger are engaged

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In the message, Salenger said that she's "the luckiest girl in the universe!" but she didn't stop there. Oswalt has made headlines for how he and Alice have dealt with the sudden loss of McNamara, 46, who died in her sleep in April of 2016. Read More »

Total solar eclipse expected in August

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The world's foremost authority on everything "space" will be doing all of us a bit of a favour with a special kind of time waster come August 22, with a broadcast of a total solar eclipse . So Americans must be within the narrow path of the total eclipse on August 21 if they want to be able to gaze up at the phenomenon safely. Sunglasses are not a safe option for viewing eclipses as they do not offer enough protection from the harmful rays emitted by the sun . Read More »

Grotbags star dies at 74

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A relative of hers announced the sad news yesterday on social media. The star was known for her fab catchphrases and fantastic singing voice, with earworm songs including Don't Nobody Bring Me No Bad News. Fans have flocked to Twitter to share their condolences and fond memories of Carol, with many saying she made their childhood. She then shared another message on Twitter sharing some pictures of her late aunt. Read More »

Front Street Shelter Intake Doubles After Fourth Of July Holiday

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But in spite of growing pet-friendly awareness, Washington County Animal Services was still a busy place on and around Independence Day. The family was outside celebrating the Fourth of July. Animals with microchips will be put up for adoption if they are not claimed within 10 business days. Also, pet owners can leave the television or radio on to drown out the noise of fireworks while they're gone. Read More »

Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk' Eyes $40 Million in Early Box Office Tracking

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It's about a World War II event that was a miracle - which is obvious as the battle's name known as "The Miracle of Dunkirk ". In fact, the studio is about to stage the widest 70mm release in nearly 25 years, after earmarking a total of 125 locations - up 25 from the total number of theaters Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight played at - for Dunkirk's 70MM release. Read More »

Kesha Announces New Single 'Praying' In Emotional Video To Fans

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Your support and love and kindness has gotten me through, hands down, the hardest time in my entire life. In an emotional video thanking her fans earlier today, Kesha announced her new single, "Praying", is coming. Kesha has since fulfilled her contractual obligations to Dr. Luke's label Kemosabe after submitting 28 new songs. The news comes as a welcome foray back into the spotlight for the pop star, who has been caught in an ongoing legal battle against her former producer Dr. Read More »

Robotics professor calls for ban on child s3x robots

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Today, the Foundation for Responsible Robotics released " Our Sexual Future With Robots ", a report exploring the main questions about sex robots, including "Would people have sex with a robot?", "Will sex robots change societal perceptions of gender?" and "Could robots help with sexual healing and therapy?" According to Professor Noel Sharkey from the University of Sheffield, these AI robots could have a major impact on society depending on their affordability and people's willingness to ... Read More »

Lalu is Bihar's Robert Vadra; Says Sushil Kumar Modi

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Mr Kumar, while taking a swipe at the Congress and the RJD, had earlier said that the Opposition parties has fielded "Bihar ki Beti only to lose". He questioned the BJP's portrayal of its presidential nominee, Ram Nath Kovind , as a Dalit. Read More »

Lauren Conrad Gives Birth, Welcomes First Child With William Tell

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In an exclusive statement to Us Weekly , the couple wrote, "What a flawless way to start our lives together; surrounded by the people we love most". In an interview with People last month (Jun17) Conrad shared her expectations of motherhood. She married the ex-Something Corporate guitarist in September 2014 after meeting through mutual friends in 2012. Read More »

Get to know Patrick Patterson, the newest Oklahoma City Thunder forward

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Patterson may have an opportunity to start in Oklahoma City as a floor-spacer alongside Russell Westbrook and Paul George . Ten years ago, Patterson ultimately chose to play at Kentucky, but Florida and Duke were in hot pursuit. The addition of Patterson should end the dream of Rudy Gay in a Thunder uniform, as the organization used its full tax payer mid-level exception to seal the deal. Read More »

Has 'The Flash' Season 4 Premiere Title Been Revealed?

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We're in the middle of the long summer break between Flash episodes, though with their production already ramping up we have a few tidbits about what Season 4 may hold. As it turns out according to TV Line , when "The Flash" season 4 picks up it will be six months later with Barry still missing in action and Iris in a dark place while missing the love of her life. Read More »

Steve Hansen shuffles his side to deal with 'unique' Test

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A first series win over the All Blacks since 1971 beckons after the Lions restored parity in the three-match showdown with a 24-21 victory over the world champions in Wellington on Saturday. New Zealand have been forced to reshuffle following last weekend's loss and the suspension of Sonny Bill Williams . "This final match in the Lions series is going to be a cracker", Hansen added. Read More »

Day after Fourth of July busiest for Metro shelter

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The shelter says they've seen about 119 runaways so far, as opposed to roughly 179 strays in 2016. "We have pets so we would want someone to take care of our animals if they were lost". The dog was locked inside Kennel #166 as McMillon and her family filed paperwork. If there is an ID, they will contact the family the same day. "We're certainly here and willing to help, but we need owners to be proactive in looking for their pets". Read More »

Why 'Hawaii Five-0' Asian Stars Quit the Show

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If they accepted CBS' offer, they would've received 80-90 cents more on the dollar than the unemployed Asian-American actors who get nothing. Park , who has yet to speak out on social media, also made a decision to leave Hawaii Five-0, and her character Kono Kalakaua, will not appear in the upcoming eighth season as well. Read More »

John Cena vs. Rusev flag match set for WWE Battleground

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Cena talks about America and why he loves the country. - Gamespot ran an article on the upcoming WWE 2K18 video games where they spoke with some of the game's developers. That's where Cena gave the Bulgarian Brute his first ever pinfall loss and took the title away, thus beginning the US Open Challenge run. Bryan Alvarez speculated on today's installment of Wrestling Observer Live that the reason WWE made a decision to have a flag match between the two was in case they decide to ... Read More »

Kathy Griffin Reportedly Interviewed by Secret Service For Over an Hour

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Griffin apologized for the picture in a press conference, saying that she "went too far". Added a tearful Griffin, "I don't think I will have a career after this. "She basically exercised her First Amendment rights to tell a joke", Dmitry Gorin, an attorney representing, Griffin said. The apology was not enough for Griffin to keep her job as co-host of CNN's annual New Year's Eve program, as the network fired her on May 31. Read More »

Yankees' Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez enter Home Run Derby

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It's OK, though. We're going to do the heavy lifting for you each morning and find the things you need to see from within the SB Nation baseball network, as well as from elsewhere. A lot of people watching probably never even heard of Logan Morrison . "We're going to root each other on, but this is a competition", Judge said. Read More »

Chance Treats The Tiny Desk To New Material & A Stevie Wonder Cover

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Chance introduced himself by saying "Hey everybody, I'm Chance" and then proceeded to introduce the rest of the musicians who accompanied him. I'm a big fan of the series. As befits an intimate space, he played the sweet, slow Coloring Book track " Juke Jam " before reciting a poem he wrote on the way to the performance, all before finishing off with a Stevie Wonder cover. Read More »

Game of Thrones' Hodor stars in new KFC ad

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Nairn may not be in Game of Thrones anymore, but that's the way the show goes. In the ad, the Game of Thrones alum relieved Hodor's tragic death , which saw Nairn's character overtaken by a horde of White Walkers while holding a door to allow his friends to escape. Read More »

Lindsay Lohan Urges Her Twitter Followers To 'Stop Bullying' Donald Trump

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The Mean Girls star took to Twitter to write: "THIS IS our president ". Quit #bullying him and begin believing him. For her own part, the first lady has defended Trump's sexist bullying of Brzezinski by claiming that when attacked, her husband "punches back 10 times harder" (but he's never, never, ever endorsed violence, folks!). Read More »

Heather Watson stuns 18th seed Anastasia Sevastova at Wimbledon

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She praised the roaring home crowd that cheered her to victory, calling it "the best atmosphere I've ever played in my life". It promises to be a fine contest and Watson will fancy her chances given Azarenka's lack of match practice. Watson is through to the third round at the championships for the third time. "It's been one of my goals forever", she said. Mine are literally all quotes. Read More »

Are Rob Kardashian's Alleged Nude Instagrams Of Blac Chyna Illegal?

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In one post, Rob managed to accuse Chy of using drugs and threatened that she'll "never see Dream again unless [you] stop the alochol and drugs and cocaine and X and E", which he signed with an "lol". The screenshot included apparent sexting and a picture of a woman (that he claims is Chyna ) with her dress lifted up, showing her completely naked underneath. Read More »

Happy ending for boy who lost out in Sock towel tussle

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Sock's appeal resulted in the teenager, who has not been identified, making contact with the player and a substitute towel - and an invitation to future matches - was being swiftly dispatched by the player. The unknown souvenir snatcher has been called out on Twitter, most notably by Andy Murray's mum, Judy. "You want the whole thing to be a wonderful experience and you don't want anybody to be going home disappointed, so I think it was a lovely gesture from him", she said. Read More »

Kelly Clarkson slams Twitter user for calling her fat

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On Tuesday, the 35-year-old singer took to Twitter to respond to a user that called her "fat". Of course, many netizens saw Clarkson's reply on Twitter and applaud her for the direct and confident reply. The singer had been replying to all her fans for Independence Day and paying tribute to the troops who serve this country. We are who we are. Despite people's negativity, Clarkson said she wouldn't be bothered by what other people thought or said. Read More »

Castlevania Netflix Series Producer Announces an Assassin's Creed Anime in the Works

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Shankar dropped the news on his Facebook page earlier today in which he revealed how Ubisoft approached him to "take the world of Assassin's Creed and create and original story set in it as anime series". Beyond that we don't know much. Over the last decade, Assassin's Creed has been more than just a video game series. It sounds like he's also a fan of the games, so he should bring a level of know-how to the mechanics and storytelling that were somewhat missing from the live ... Read More »

Nets agree with Otto Porter on max offer sheet

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Porter has agreed to sign an offer sheet with the Nets, a person with knowledge of the details said. The Vertical first reported that Porter had agreed to sign a four-year, $106 million offer sheet with the Nets. Porter really came into his own past year, showing the world why he was picked at No. 3 overall in 2013. There were talks for a while that the Wizards were willing to send Porter to the Indiana Pacers in a sign-and-trade deal to acquire Paul George , however right after free ... Read More »

Grenfell Tower fire alarm firm Lakehouse in fraud claim

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Dave Curry, chief officer for Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, said: "While we may be unable to speculate on the specifics of the Grenfell Tower incident, history tells us that, sadly, lives have been lost in previous high-rise fires". This will include verifying the process for testing fire alarms, extinguishers, emergency lighting, electrical and gas appliances and supply. Hackney's mayor Philip Glanville said the council has now written to social landlords across the country, warning ... Read More »

Portuguese star leaves Real Madrid

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According to a report by Daily Mail , Pepe has signed a deal with Turkish club Besiktas after spending ten years with Spanish champions Real Madrid. Defender Pepe, who spent 10 years at Real Madrid, has now left the club as a free agent. Read More »