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Newtown parent won't view NBC interview of Alex Jones


Multiple advertisers pulled out of Kelly's interview with Jones over his promotion of unfounded conspiracy theories, including one that the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax made up in order to push new gun control measures. Relatives of some of the victims also spoke in the Sunday segment on NBC . Jones dubbed the interview as "fake news" before it even aired, and started releasing secretly recording recordings with Kelly in an attempt to show her dishonesty in the process. Read More »

Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max

Boeing Commercial Airplanes Senior vice president (Asia Pacific and India ) Dinesh Keskar said, "the additional 20 737 MAX 8s and capacity provided by these 20 new 737 MAX 10s will allow SpiceJet to offer even more passengers their award-winning onboard experience, while the aeroplane's greater efficiency will keep SpiceJet profitable". Read More »

Xbox One X: What a tease! (The 3:59, Ep. 238)

Xbox One X is releasing on November 7 for $500. The Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility was announced at E3 2017 , but to less fanfare than the 360 Backwards Compatibility reveal at E3 2015. Microsoft ultimately picked Xbox One X because it fit with the power message and the original Xbox branding. "It's all very slick, it's all very polished but we've got to get some people on it playing". Read More »

1 dead in crash near London mosque suspected as terrorism


The crowd, they did not understand what was going on. Police are treating the incident as a terror attack . British Prime Minister Theresa May vowed to fight terrorism and extremism "whoever is responsible", after a white van driver ploughed through a crowd of Muslim worshippers near a London mosque on Monday. Read More »

Pic of penis-shaped marine creature has social media freaking out


It quickly captured the public's attention. Sipunculid worms (as this is the official, more scientific name) consists of 144 to 320 different unsegmented worm species. It was also a particularly rare discovery. Dr. Tim O'Hara of Museums Victoria said, "The abyss is the largest and deepest habitat on the planet, covering half the world's oceans and one-third of Australia's territory, but it remains the most unexplored environment on Earth ... Read More »

Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

Fowler's streak ended at 28 holes, however, when he went just long on the 11th hole and had to chip sideways to have any chance of a reasonable par putt. I think the more rounds I can play, I'm hopefully going to get rid of all that stuff and hopefully strip it down to what you saw the last six holes. Read More »

Class 10 girl gangraped, pushed out of train in Bihar


She was found on the tracks the next morning, injured, bleeding and unconscious. The locals took the girl to a nearby medical centre where her parents reached in the afternoon. "When I gained consciousness, I was in a hospital", the victim said in a DNA report. "The victim is still critical but we are hopeful that her condition will improve". Read More »

Google launches four new steps to battle terrorism


The third step is to take a tougher stance on videos that do not clearly violate YouTube policies . While expecting perfection is unrealistic, Google still wants to do better. "We can not allow this ideology the safe space it needs to breed - yet that is precisely what the internet, and the big companies that provide internet-based services provide", May said earlier this month , after an ISIS-claimed terror attack on London Bridge and at Borough Market left seven people dead. Read More »

Green Germany Expect Tough Confed Cup Start


Indeed, defender Milos Degenek - who spent four years in Germany with the Stuttgart youth team and later 1860 Munich - believes Low's youthful group will prove just as formidable as a side packed with more senior players. The champions of Asia, Australia , take on the World Cup winners, Germany . "The first priority is to develop the team, the second to win here", said team manager Oliver Bierhoff bluntly. Read More »

S&P 500 slips on Amazon-Whole Foods deal


For one thing, it is Amazon's biggest acquisition ever by a considerable sum. "But they've got the most at risk in some sense". Mr Raymond said Amazon's penetration into the grocery market is likely to be small and its pricing at a level above the big supermarkets as it had previously taken a "premium" approach to grocery selling. Read More »

Pokemon Go Is Revamping Gyms And Adding Legendaries (Sort Of)


Then there are the new Gym Badges, which can be levelled up in order to receive increased rewards and bonus items. In the beginning of May, at the TNW conference that took place in Amsterdam, Mike Quigley, who is the Niantic CMO, declared that there is a possibility for them to add some new collaborative features. Read More »

Samsung will soon release Bixby's voice commands preview


LG is reportedly going to launch the next-generation mobile phone early to get a head start against Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . And if brands can pull it off intuitively, then we might see the on-screen fingerprint display becoming a mainstay feature of all smartphones in the near future, right from medium rangers to high end premium phones. Read More »

Four foreign inmates escape Bali jail using tunnel


Shaun Edward Davidson , from Perth, was serving a 12-month sentence after being convicted in September past year of using fraudulent travel documents. "We allege that they escape through the underground hole", he said. Earlier they were identified as Australian Shaun Edward Davidson, Bulgarian Dimitar Nikolov, Indian Sayed Muhammad and Malaysian Tee Kok King. Read More »

VAR Is The Star As Chile Slip Past Cameroon

A sensational header by Arturo Vidal in the 83rd minute and a stoppage-time sitter by Eduardo Vargas was all Chile needed to defeat stubborn Cameroon at the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. A lengthy review found Sanchez hadn't been offside when he received the ball. Chile dominated the game throughout, but couldn't finish several first-half chances. Read More »

Ram Nath Kovind nearly certain to become the next Indian President

The committee members include Union ministers Rajnath Singh , M Venkaiah Naidu and Arun Jaitley , who are also the members of the Board. Since past week, the party's committee has been engaging in fierce negotiations over the name of the candidate which will most likely garner maximum support from across the board. Read More »

LG announes the new G6+ & G6 with 32GB internal Storage


First of all, to begin with, let's just say that the LG G6+ is more like the flawless LG G6 which all of us wanted. Some countries such as the United States market have the LG G6 ( launched at the MWC 2017 ) with support for wireless charging while other markets like South Korea have the device without wireless charging. Read More »

China launches X-ray space telescope to study black holes, pulsars


China's HXMT satellite was launched earlier in the week, and hopes are that the satellite would make key discoveries in the fields of neutron star and black hole research, while also searching for more X-ray sources in the universe. Scientists estimate that HXMT could detect nearly 200 gamma-ray burst events a year. As we all know, the black holes are mysterious and we normally can not detect them. Read More »

Psyonix: Rocket League Cross Play on PS4 is 'Political Barrier'


Rocket League on Switch will also allow players to cross-platform play with PC players. The other day, Microsoft announced Minecraft would be playable across multiple platforms, and today during the Nintendo Spotlight, it was revealed that Rocket League would have the same feature. Read More »

Rocket League coming to Nintendo Switch, cross play PC


Later this year, Rocket League will allow for cross-platform play between the Nintendo Switch , Xbox One , Windows 10, and Steam versions of the game. "Sony is such a good partner for us". Microsoft and Nintendo are comfortable with it, but Sony is not. It'll be a small but very important change to the game for those on consoles and one that will definitely improve it for the better . Read More »

Xbox One X Enhanced Games: Here's What It Means

In layman's terms, this makes the Xbox One X 40 percent more powerful than Sony's Playstation 4 Pro . Microsoft rival Sony already offers a console with 4K capabilities, the PS4 Pro , which was released in November a year ago, but the PS4 Pro's specifications fall short of the One X . Read More »

Pres. Trump acknowledges he's being investigated


The president has long vehemently denied any collusion with Moscow. Mr. Trump has disputed both claims, saying flatly that he never asked Mr. Comey to drop the Flynn probe. Mr Trump's tweets came after the top lawyer for his transition team warned the organisation's officials to preserve all records and other materials related to the Russian Federation probe. Read More »

Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks


There is momentum behind talks that Boston could send the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 3 pick plus at least another first rounder. The Vertical and ESPN both reported that Philadelphia is attempting to trade its No. 3 pick and other considerations to snag Fultz, who averaged 23.2 points and 5.9 assists at Washington. Read More »

'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday

Cundy also mentioned that his "heart goes out to those affected". "This military ceremony dates back to the early eighteenth century or earlier, when the colours (flags) of the battalion were carried ('trooped') down the ranks", the family's official Instagram account said in a message captioning a photo of the monarch with Prince Philip , her husband of 70 years. Read More »

Worth the Upgrade: The new iPad Pro


It is attached to the body a huge amount of glue, which immediately deprived the gadget number of points on a scale of maintainability. Apple's custom mobile CPU and GPU used in iPad and iPhone can nearly match the performance of the Intel chips found in MacBook Pros. Read More »

Megyn Kelly 'Infowars' Alex Jones Interview Banned In Connecticut


Per a closed caption search, WVIT has not aired any references to Jones, Kelly, or Sandy Hook since a Thursday evening story on the shootings and the fallout from the impending "Sunday Night" piece. Picked up by Entertainment Weekly , the memo reads: "Whenever there is news regarding the Sandy Hook tragedy, we know that the pain resurfaces for our community, our viewers and for you, our colleagues at WVIT". Read More »

YotaPhone 3 Will Launch In Two Variants and Start at $350


Yota Devices has a poor track record with making its devices available in the States - it killed the release of the YotaPhone 2 after a launching a crowdfunding campaign to bring it to the US. The YotaPhone 2 was first released in 2014. However, the North American release for the YotaPhone 2 was later canceled . It shipped with a quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, an 8MP rear camera, and a Full HD AMOLED display that measured 5 inches. Read More »

Bette Midler Defies Play-Off Music in Tony Acceptance Speech

The stars of the stage turned out in force at theatre's biggest night of the year as the 71-year-old crowned "Best Actress" for her turn in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly! Michael Aronov, a fellow New World graduate, won the Tony Award for best featured actor in a play for his portrayal of a tough, cocky negotiator in " Oslo ", which won for best new play . Read More »

Is Xbox One X Worth $100 More Than The PS4 Pro?

Microsoft repeatedly mentioned that Xbox One X would be a premium console for a segment of consumers looking for 4K games. In an ideal world, every major Christmas console release should be Xbox One X enhanced. However, hardware just isn't where console manufacturers make money anymore: Microsoft will instead be focusing on games and services like Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass to get the cash rolling in. Read More »

58 presumed dead in London tower blaze, police say

British health authorities say they are still treating 19 patients, 10 of whom remain in critical condition after the London high-rise fire. He also said the last flames had finally been extinguished, two days after the fire broke out early on Wednesday in a working-class enclave of the wealthy Kensington district. Read More »

Defending champion Johnson out of US Open

After dazzling with a 65 on Thursday, Rickie Fowler finds himself tied for fifth entering the weekend thanks to a 73. "That means I'm a part of history", he said. The Kentucky native became the youngest player to shoot 50 on the US PGA Tour during the first round of his Sony Open victory in January. He has won one tournament on the PGA Tour. Read More »

Weekend Open Forum: What's your take on the Xbox One X?

In other words, Taykey said that Nintendo perhaps generated more buzz because there were so many games that fans were excited about and could interact with. Forza comes out October 3 for Xbox One and Windows 10. There's logic in there somewhere, but what about the millions of gamer without 4K TVs at home and not exactly enamored with the thought of blowing $500 on a console? Nintendo appears to be behind in the number of fighting games that are being produced for their console. Read More »

London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

Twenty-four people are still hospitalized, 12 of whom are in critical condition. Several dozen police , including mounted officers, were in attendance. Asked repeatedly whether she had misread the public mood, Mrs May did not answer directly but said the focus was on providing support to the victims. Read More »

Microsoft says Xbox One X's steep price tag won't turn a profit

This is a true 4K console", Spencer told Eurogamer . With a 2.1 GHz 8-core AMD chip, the Sony console is slightly behind the 2.3 GHz 8-core AMD CPU that Microsoft's newest console uses. We've been meeting with developers, you heard EA on our stage saying they're going to optimize this because they want to show consumers the most incredible version of their games, and the Xbox One X is going to deliver that for them". Read More »